Cards Get Rocked By Rays

Adam Wainwright gave up five runs in the top of the fifth inning as the Cardinals fell to the Rays 7-2 at Busch Stadium. Wainwright fell to 12-and-5 with the loss for St. Louis, which has lost two straight. Matt Carpenter and Matt Holliday each belted a solo shot in defeat. The Cards finish off their short two-game series with the Rays tonight at 6:15. Lancey Lynn is 11-and-6 and will take the mound for St. Louis and Alex Cobb will toe the rubber opposite him.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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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

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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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