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

4 days 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm
Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 2 sec ago

The Union/Festus Soccer game this evening has been postponed and is rescheduled for Monday, October 13th.