Cardinals Fall To Braves

The Cardinals were edged 2-1 by the Braves last night in Atlanta despite a good start by Tyler Lyons. Randy Choate took the loss after Lyons went six innings and allowed a run with seven strikeouts. Matt Holliday knocked in the lone run for St. Louis, which has dropped three of five.

The Cardinals and Braves close out their three-game series tonight at Turner Field. Adam Wainwright puts his 5-and-2 mark up against Atlanta's Mike Minor, who is 0-and-1. After tonight, the Cardinals head to Pittsburgh to open a three-game series with the Pirates Friday night.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 hours 11 min 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

2 weeks 6 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 52 sec ago

Class 4 District 9 at Sullivan...
Girls opening round...
Union vs. Owensville at 6:00
St. Clair vs. Pacific at 7:30

Class 5 District 8 at Washington...
Girls opening round...
Parkway Central vs. Lafayette at 6:00
Boys opening round...
Washington vs. Eureka at 7:30

Class 4 District 8 at Kirksville...
Boys first round...
Warrenton vs. Kirksville at 9:00