Cardinals Fall To Marlins

Peter Bourjos tripled in a run during the fifth inning as the Cardinals lost 4-3 to the Marlins yesterday. Daniel Descalso and Jon Jay also knocked in runs for St. Louis in the fifth. Scott McGregor suffered the loss in relief. Lance Lynn gave up three runs in four innings in the start. The Cards play the Nationals today

Cuban infielder Aledmys Diaz will make his spring debut today at Roger Dean Stadium against the Nationals. The 23-year-old was signed by the Cards earlier in the exhibition season. He was inked to a four-year deal worth eight-million-dollars and is expected to be the everyday starter at shortstop at Double-A Springfield.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Post 218 Junior Legion Baseball Player Adam Gauzy. As a pitcher, Adam has the most innings pitched on the staff with 46. His record is 6-0, he's given up 10 runs, three earned, for a staff low ERA of .450. Adam has struck out 53 batters while walking 11. At the plate, Adam is a switch hitter with an avarage of .315, an on-base percentage of .427 and a slugging percentage of .342.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 day ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

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SPORTS CORNER

15 hours 35 min ago

The junior legion state tournament gets underway today in Jackson with two games. Springfield-Glendale will go up against host Jackson at 3:00, followed by Sedalia and Eureka at 5:30. Washington will see action Friday at 12:00 against the winner of the Springfield/Jackson game. The double elimination tournament will run through the weekend.