Reds Double Up Cardinals

Devin Mesoraco had a solo homer and drove in two as the Reds picked up a 4-2 win over the Cardinals at Great American Ballpark. Jay Bruce added a solo shot while Joey Votto lifted an RBI double for Cincinnati. Mat Latos pitched seven innings of two-run ball to improve to 6-and-0 while Aroldis Chapman recorded his 16th save. The Reds ended a three-game slide. Allen Craig and Jon Jay each drove in a run for St. Louis in defeat. Tyler Lyons gave up four runs in five-and-a-third innings to fall to 2-and-2. The Cards have lost three out of five.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

15 hours 33 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

16 hours 28 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.