Rays Double Up Cards

The Rays ended a three-game scoreless streak in their 6-3 win over the Cardinals at Tropicana Field yesterday. Yadier Molina was 2-for-5 with two RBI in the defeat. Michael Wacha fell to 4-and-5 allowing four runs on four walks and four hits in five innings. St. Louis had won its previous three games.

The Cardinals open up a 10-game homestand tomorrow night with the first of three games against the Washington Nationals at Busch Stadium. The Mets and Phillies will also come to town. Lance Lynn gets the ball tomorrow. He is 6-and-4 with a 3.49 ERA in 13 starts. The Nats will counter with Jordan Zimmermann,

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 2 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

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SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 2 min ago

Soccer...
The Pacific Tournament wraps up this evening...
Consolation Final-Pacific vs. Rolla at 4:00
Third Place-Seckman vs. Liberty at 5:45
Championship-Eureka vs. Windsor at 7:30

St. Dominic Super Cup Tournament...
Borgia vs. Kennedy at 4:30

Elsewhere...
Washington hosts Helias