Cardinals Crush Pirates

Yadier Molina lifted a three-run homer to power the Cardinals to a 12-8 win over the Pirates in St. Louis. Jon Jay also knocked in three runs for St. Louis, which has won two-of-three. Matt Holiday and Carlos Beltran each drove in a pair of runs in the win. Joe Kelly gave up one run in six innings for the win. Edward Mujica picked up his 36th save. Josh Harrison hit a two-run homer for Pittsburgh, which has lost two straight. Jose Tabata also had two RBI in defeat. A.J. Burnett allowed five runs in three runs for the loss.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

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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SPORTS CORNER

7 hours 5 min ago

Coming up tonight in senior legion baseball, Washington Post 218 will host Pacific at Ronsick Field. Game time is 6:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.