Cards Double Up Reds In Rubber Match

Matt Carpenter singled in the go-ahead score to ignite a three-run sixth inning as the Cardinals beat the Reds, 4-2. Pete Kozma and Daniel Descalso also singled in runs in the frame for St. Louis, which took the final two of the three-game series at Busch Stadium. Carlos Beltran hit his seventh home run of the year for the Redbirds. Lance Lynn pitched seven innings of one-run ball to improve to 5-and-0. Edward Mujica posted his sixth save. The Cards and Brewers continue the four-game series tonight.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 7 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 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days 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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SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 3 min ago

Coming up tonight in senior legion baseball....
Washington travels to Elsberry. Game time is 6:00 and it will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.