Matt Holliday's go-ahead two-run single in the seventh inning held up as the Cardinals clipped the Pirates 3-2 in the opener of a three-game series at PNC Park.
The Cardinals are shuffling their roster a bit.
Injured Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina and pitcher Michael Wacha are taking the next step toward their big league return.
With quarterback Sam Bradford out for the season, the Rams will play their final preseason game Thursday at Miami.
Missouri and Illinois are both gearing up for the start of the college football season this weekend.
New Haven at Cuba 6:00
Warrenton at Hermann 6:00
Rolla at Union 7:00 at the Union Softball Complex.
Missouri released its non-conference basketball schedule over the weekend as the Ken Anderson era begins for the Tigers.
Mizzou is in action on Saturday for the start of the 2014 football season. The Tigers will host South Dakota State with a 2:30 kick-off.
Jerome Williams tossed eight effective innings of one-run ball to help the Philadelphia Phillies take the finale of a three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals with a 7-1 win on Sunday.
The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Lauren Gerlemann from New Haven High School.
Our nation's founders were well versed in the lessons of the history that preceded them. They knew of power's natural tendency to escalate into greater power.
So they included the Bill of Rights, based on the notion of individual self-determination.
Never talk about Sex, Religion or Politics.
Honey draws more flies than vinegar.
These adages seem to have gone by the wayside in today's world of the social-network connected.
Intolerance and groupthink are not the domain of a single party, candidate or ideology.