Cardinals Double Up Padres

Lance Lynn struck out six over six innings of one-run ball to lead the Cardinals in a 4-2 win over the Padres at Busch Stadium. Lynn improved to 13-and-8 while Pat Neshek recorded his fourth save despite allowing a run in the ninth. Matt Adams and Jhonny Peralta each went 2-for-4 with an RBI for St. Louis, which has won three straight since losing four of five. Tyson Ross fell to 11-and-11 after giving up three runs in six innings for San Diego. Yasmani Grandal hit a solo homer for the Padres, who have dropped two straight since a five-game win streak.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 32 min ago

Michael Del Zotto and Wayne Simmonds scored 1:50 apart during a three-goal third period as the Flyers beat the Blues 3-1 in Philadelphia. Jaden Schwartz opened the scoring in the first period for St. Louis, which slipped to 2-1-and-1 on its five-game road trip. Brian Elliott stopped 28 of the 30 shots he faced in defeat. The Blues take on the Maple Leafs tomorrow night in Toronto.