Matheny Confirms Rosenthal As Closer

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny confirmed the status of his bullpen following Sunday's win over the Padres. Matheny said Trevor Rosenthal is still the closer. Rosenthal was removed in the ninth inning after walking the bases loaded and finding the strike zone six times out of his 18 pitches. On the season, the 24-year-old boasts 36 saves with an earned run average at 3.21.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 18 hours ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

10 hours 32 min ago

Jake Allen made 28 saves on 30 shots to lead St. Louis to a 4-2 win over Winnipeg Sunday. Winnipeg native Ryan Reaves scored the eventual game-winner at even