Cardinals Top Cubs

Yadier Molina hit a two-run home run and Jake Westbrook held the Cubs to two hits over seven innings as the Cardinals won 4-1 at Busch Stadium. Matt Carpenter and Matt Holliday had two hits and Edward Mujica picked up his 21st save of the season. Westbrook is 3-and-2. Edwin Jackson took the loss and fell to 3-and-9. Anthony Rizzo scored Chicago's only run and had one of the Cubs' two hits.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 16 hours 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

3 weeks 15 hours 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

16 hours 4 min ago

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is feeling good after a Monday bullpen session. The 33-year-old threw 30-to-40 pitches without incident. Wainwright flew back to St. Louis last week to have an abdominal strain checked out. It will be two to three weeks before he pitches in a game.