Marlins Nip Cardinals

Giancarlo Stanton was 3-for-4 with two RBI for the Marlins as they defeated the Cardinals 5-4 in Miami. Juan Pierre was 2-for-4 with a run scored for Miami, which has won four-of-six. He added his 18th stolen base in the win. Jose Fernandez struck out 10 over seven innings of three-run ball for the win. Steve Cishek secured his eighth save. Jake Westbrook returned from the DL but allowed five runs in as many innings for the loss. He had been out since earlier May with an elbow injury. Allen Craig was 2-for-4 with a run driven in and scored for St. Louis, which has lost two-of-three.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 15 hours ago

I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

19 hours 1 min ago

Soccer...
Washington at Sullivan for a noon kickoff.
St. Clair will play Ritenour in the Hillsboro Tournament at 7:30 this evening.

Track...
Sullivan will run in the Capital City Relays

Looking ahead to Saturday....
Baseball...
Washington vs. Union at TR Hughes at 12:30

Track...
Washington at MICDS