Red Sox, Cardinals Set To Meet In World Series

The matchup for the 2013 World Series is set. The Boston Red Sox will meet the St. Louis Cardinals in a rematch of the 2004 Fall Classic. Boston will host Game One of the best-of-seven series starting Wednesday night at Fenway Park. The Red Sox clinched the ALCS with a 5-2 win over the Detroit Tigers in Game Six on Saturday night. The Cardinals also won the NLCS in six games, notching a 9-0 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night to clinch. Boston won the World Series matchup with St. Louis in 2004 in a four-game sweep.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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SPORTS CORNER

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Kolten Wong's grand slam powered the Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Reds in St. Louis. Lance Lynn fired seven innings of one-run ball to improve to 8-and-5. Trevor Rosenthal worked a perfect ninth to nail down his 31st save. St. Louis has won eight of 10.