Cardinals Club Cubs

All-Star pitcher Adam Wainwright got his first win since July 21st as the Cardinals topped the Cubs 6-1 at Wrigley Field. Wainwright allowed only a run on five hits and struck out 11 in seven innings. He's 14-and-7. Jon Jay hit a three-run home run and drove in four. Junior Lake had three hits and drove in the only Chicago run. Edwin Jackson allowed only one earned run over six innings but fell to 7-and-13. The Cardinals have won three of their last four games. The Cubs have dropped six of their last seven.

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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