Miller, Cardinals Down Braves

Shelby Miller allowed an unearned run over seven innings as the Cardinals dropped the Braves 4-1 at Busch Stadium. Miller struck out seven and improved to 6-and-2 while Trevor Rosenthal shut the door in the ninth for his 13th save. Kolten Wong went 2-for-4 with a stolen base and two runs while Peter Bourjos had two hits and knocked in a run. St. Louis has won four straight. Andrelton Simmons went 3-for-3 with a run for Atlanta while Aaron Harang gave up three runs across six innings to fall to 4-and-4. The Braves have lost four of their last five.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

5 days 22 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

2 hours 18 sec ago

The Cardinals and Diamondbacks play the finale of their three-game series tonight at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn starts for St. Louis. He's 3-and-4 with a 3.46 ERA this season. Josh Collmenter gets the ball for Arizona. He's 3-and-5 with a 5.19 ERA. First pitch is set for 7:15 p.m.