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

6 days 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 5-3 Senior Guard Tesla Ruediger with the Hermann Lady Bearcats. Tesla currentlly ranks fifth in the Four Rivers Conference in scoring averaging 13 points per game. She also pulls down three rebounds with three assists and three steals per outing. Tesla scored 23 points in a 66-61 loss to Harrisburg in the 3rd place game of the South Callaway Tournament Saturday afternoon.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 9 hours ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 14 min ago

Kansas Army National Guard Invitational in Frontenac, Kansas...
Championship-Pacific 55 Fort Scott 31.

St. James Tournament...
Consolation-St. James 46 Sullivan 45
3rd Place-Salem 63 Blair Oaks 55
Championship-Rolla hit a last second shot to beat Licking 68-67.