Cardinals Crushed By Braves

Julio Teheran did not allow a hit over five innings as the Braves blasted the Cardinals 12-3 in Grapefruit League play. Evan Gattis drove in three runs for Atlanta. Cardinals starter Jake Westbrook allowed two runs in four innings. Justin Christian tripled in two runs for St. Louis. The Cardinals and Braves meet again today in Jupiter.

The Cardinals trimmed three more players from their roster after Tuesday's game against the Braves. Pitcher Kevin Siegrist was optioned to Triple-A Memphis, pitcher Barrett Browing was reassigned to Triple-A Memphis and catcher Cody Stanley was reassigned to Double-A Springfield. The Cards have 48 players left in camp.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 8 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 21 hours ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas