Cardinals Edge Dodgers

Matt Holliday hit a two-run homer and drove in all three runs as the Cardinals held on to beat the Dodgers 3-2 at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn struck out nine over six-plus innings of two-run ball to move to 11-and-6. Trevor Rosenthal recorded his 29th save for St. Louis, which has won six of eight. Dan Haren gave up three runs over four-and-two-thirds innings, falling to 8-and-7 for Los Angeles. A.J. Ellis doubled in a run and scored in the seventh for the Dodgers, who had won three of four.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

23 hours 40 min 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

5 days 19 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

23 hours 44 min ago

The Cardinals welcomed back outfielders Matt Holliday and Jason Heyward to the lineup Monday. Both missed time in Kansas City over the weekend, with Holliday battling a bruised forearm and Heyward a hip injury. They combined to go 3-for-9 with an RBI against the D'backs.