Cards, Brewers Close Series

The Cardinals and Brewers close out their three-game series this afternoon at Miller Park. St. Louis sends Joe Kelly to the mound looking to move to 2-and-0. Milwaukee counters with right-hander Wily Peralta. First pitch is set for 12:10.

Jhonny Peralta hit a two-run homer and Matt Holliday added a two-run shot as the Cardinals drubbed the Brewers 6-1 at Miller Park yesterday. Shelby Miller tossed six innings of one-run ball with seven K's to move to 1-and-2. The Birds have won four straight.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 11 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

1 day 40 min ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas