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

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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