Cardinals Roll Braves

Lance Lynn improved to 5-and-2 with seven innings of two-run ball as the Cardinals bounced the Braves 5-2 at Busch Stadium. Allen Craig paced the offense with three hits and a RBI while Matt Adams pounded two doubles. Trevor Rosenthal grabbed his 12th save in the win for the Cards who have won three straight. Ervin Santana lost his first game of the year after being rocked for five runs in as many innings on ten hits. Chris Johnson had two hits in the loss and Tyler Pastornicky drove in a run for Atlanta who have dropped three of four.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 10 hours ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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