Cardinals Double Up Mets

Daniel Descalso scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch in the seventh and the Cardinals doubled up the Mets, 4-2. Yadier Molina added an insurance RBI single in the eight, while Jon Jay and Tony Cruz knocked in the other runs for the Redbirds, who will look to sweep the four-game set Thursday. Seth Maness was credited with his third win. Edward Mujica notched his 11th save. St. Louis has won 12-of-14. The teams wrap up the series at 12:45 today.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 10 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 34 min ago

After an off-day, the Cardinals resume their homestand tonight against Pittsburgh. Carlos Martinez puts his 13-and-6 mark up against 7-and-7 J.A. Happ in the opener of the three-game series, with first pitch at 7:15 p.m. The Cards will host the Cubs for three games starting Monday.