Bourjos Has Big Game As Cards Fall

Lance Lynn allowed three runs in five innings as the Cardinals suffered a 6-5 loss to the Marlins yesterday in Jupiter. Peter Bourjos went 3-for-3 with an RBI while Kolten Wong was 2-for-3 and knocked in a run. The Cards host the Nationals today in Jupiter.

Cardinals outfielder Oscar Tavares will be getting more rest. While playing in a minor-league game on Monday, Tavares slipped on a wet part of the field and was favoring his right leg. Tavares had surgery on his ankle and then a hamstring injury in the leg.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 20 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 17 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 36 min ago

The Cardinals and Royals renew their I-70 rivalry tonight in Kansas City. It's a battle of first-place teams, with Lance Lynn slated to oppose the Royals' Chris Young in the opener of the three-game set. The teams will rematch with three more games at Busch Stadium in mid-June.