Cardinals Clip Nationals

Shelby Miller tossed six-and-two-thirds innings of one-run ball to push the Cardinals to a 4-1 victory over the Nationals at Busch Stadium. Miller grabbed the no-decision with Randy Choate picked up the win. Trevor Rosenthal earned his 19th save. Matt Adams went deep in the win while Allen Craig added a RBI for the Cardinals, who have won five of six. Stephen Strasburg fell to 6-and-5 after surrendering three runs over six-and-two-thirds for Washington, which has dropped three straight. Jayson Werth drove in the lone run in the loss.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 7 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

11 hours 1 min ago

The Cardinals and Diamondbacks play the finale of their three-game series tonight at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn starts for St. Louis. He's 3-and-4 with a 3.46 ERA this season. Josh Collmenter gets the ball for Arizona. He's 3-and-5 with a 5.19 ERA. First pitch is set for 7:15 p.m.