Cardinals Club Cubs

Adam Wainwright bolstered his NL Cy Young resume as the Cardinals clobbered the Cubs 6-2 at Busch Stadium. Wainwright allowed two hits and a walk over five-and-third innings to improve to 19-and-9. Matt Holliday hit a two-run home run for St. Louis, which has a one-game lead on Atlanta for the National League's top record. Yadier Molina was 2-for-2 with a pair of RBI and a run scored in the win. Seth Maness picked up his first save. Edwin Jackson gave up six runs in under three innings for the loss. He left early with lat discomfort on his right side. Anthony Rizzo lifted a solo shot for Chicago, which dropped to 66-and-95.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 9 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 9 hours ago

I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 26 min ago

Soccer...
Washington at Sullivan for a noon kickoff.
St. Clair will play Ritenour in the Hillsboro Tournament at 7:30 this evening.

Track...
Sullivan will run in the Capital City Relays

Looking ahead to Saturday....
Baseball...
Washington vs. Union at TR Hughes at 12:30

Track...
Washington at MICDS