Pirates Top Cardinals

Neil Walker hit a three-run homer and knocked in four runs as the Pirates topped the Cardinals 6-4 from PNC Park. Ike Davis added two RBI for Pittsburgh, which has won three straight. Justin Wilson picked up the win but threw just four pitches. Mark Melancon notched save number three. Allen Craig hit a three-run home run for St. Louis, which has lost two of three. Jhonny Peralta also went deep in the loss. Carlos Martinez took the loss out of the bullpen.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

7 hours 2 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 2 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

5 hours 1 min ago

The 2014/15 local high school basketball season tips off tonight with the 62nd Annual Thanksgiving Tournament at St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Three games are on tap tonight with Cardinal Ritter going up against Rockwood Summit at 5:30. McCluer North plays Carnahan at 7:00, then Washington takes the floor against CBC at 8:30. The Washington/CBC game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.