Cardinals Crush Cubs

The Cardinals scored four runs in the second and five in the fourth to power by the Cubs 10-4 at Busch Stadium. Matt Adams smacked a solo homer in the win. Matt Carpenter and Jon Jay both knocked in two runs for St. Louis, which improved to 6-and-5. Adam Wainwright gave up four runs and struck out eight over seven innings for the win. Junior Lake left the yard for the second time this season in defeat. Carlos Villanueva went three-plus frames but gave up nine runs for the loss. Chicago is 4-and-7.

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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