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

6 days 1 hour ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 5-3 Senior Guard Tesla Ruediger with the Hermann Lady Bearcats. Tesla currentlly ranks fifth in the Four Rivers Conference in scoring averaging 13 points per game. She also pulls down three rebounds with three assists and three steals per outing. Tesla scored 23 points in a 66-61 loss to Harrisburg in the 3rd place game of the South Callaway Tournament Saturday afternoon.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

5 days 22 hours ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

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SPORTS CORNER

12 hours 42 min ago

Kansas Army National Guard Invitational in Frontenac, Kansas...
Championship-Pacific 55 Fort Scott 31.

St. James Tournament...
Consolation-St. James 46 Sullivan 45
3rd Place-Salem 63 Blair Oaks 55
Championship-Rolla hit a last second shot to beat Licking 68-67.