Gary Pinkel wanted to get Marcus Murphy more touches, and Murph made his coach look good Saturday.
Logan Watkins, Chris Valaika and Starlin Castro all hit solo home runs to back a strong Cubs debut from Felix Doubront as Chicago took a 5-1 victory in the opener of Saturday's doubleheader agains
Jorge Soler launched two home runs in just his third Major League game as the Cubs beat the Cardinals 7-2 at Busch Stadium.
Borgia 56 Union 13
Sullivan 30 Washington 8
Ozark 41 St. Clair 0
Hermann 54 Cuba 12
Potosi 34 Pacific 13
After an off-day Thursday, the Cardinals are back home tonight to host the Cubs in the first of a four-game series. Shelby Miller opposes Chicago's Kyle Hendricks on the hill.
With both the Cardinals and Brewers off yesterday, St. Louis remains a game-and-a-half behind Milwaukee for first place in the NL Central.
Missouri and Illinois begin their football seasons tomorrow. The Tigers entertain South Dakota State at 2:30 p.m., while the Fighting Illini host... more
The Rams preseason came to a conclusion with a 14-13 loss to the Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium. Michael Sam made six tackles, five of which were solo as he fights for a spot on the 53-man roster.
Sullivan 3 St. James 2 in overtime
Union 3 De Soto 1
St. Mary's 4 Borgia 0
North County 2 Pacific 1
Lightning forced several games to be called off including our scheduled broadcast softball game between Borgia and Pacific. It is now rescheduled for... more
The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Lauren Gerlemann from New Haven High School.
Our nation's founders were well versed in the lessons of the history that preceded them. They knew of power's natural tendency to escalate into greater power.
So they included the Bill of Rights, based on the notion of individual self-determination.
Never talk about Sex, Religion or Politics.
Honey draws more flies than vinegar.
These adages seem to have gone by the wayside in today's world of the social-network connected.
Intolerance and groupthink are not the domain of a single party, candidate or ideology.