Cards Open Series With Marlins Tonight In Miami

The Cardinals open up a weekend series with the Marlins tonight in Miami. Jake Westbrook gets the ball for the Redbirds. He is 2-and-1 with a 1.62 ERA in six starts this season. The Fish will counter with Jose Fernandez, who is 3-and-3 with a 3.17 ERA.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 12 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron is a senior and this is his first year playing soccer.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

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IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am

SPORTS CORNER

43 sec ago

Madison Bumgarner tossed seven innings of one-run ball to lead the Giants in a 7-1 victory over the Royals in Game One of the World Series from Kauffman Stadium. Bumgarner allowed just three hits and a walk while striking out five and Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer as part of a three-run first inning. Pablo Sandoval also drove in two for San Francisco, which takes a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.