Cardinals Double Up Cubs

Matt Adams drove in four to help the Cardinals to a 6-3 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field. A.J. Pierzynski went 3-for-4 with an RBI in his debut with St. Louis, which stopped a four-game slide. Shelby Miller allowed two runs over five-and-two-thirds innings while Randy Choate got the win and Trevor Rosenthal his 31st save. Jake Arrieta allowed two runs in six innings for Chicago while James Russell took the loss. Nate Schierholtz and Ryan Sweeney each hit solo homers for the Cubs, who have lost three of four.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 6 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day 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

2 hours 10 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.