Padres Ground Cardinals

Carlos Quentin was 2-for-4 with an RBI as the Padres grabbed a 5-3 win over the Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Chase Headley was 2-for-5 and scored twice for San Diego, which has won two out of three since a four-game slide. Edinson Volquez allowed three runs over five innings to improve to 7-and-8 while Huston Street recorded his 16th save. Allen Craig laced a two-run single in the fourth for St. Louis, which had won three of its previous four. Lance Lynn fell to 11-and-5 after allowing four runs in five innings. Lynn started the season 10-and-1 but has lost four of his last five decisions.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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