Royals Rally Past Cards

Eric Hosmer singled in the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth inning as the Royals rallied past the Cardinals 8-7 at Busch Stadium. Kolten Wong smacked a grand slam in the second, while Peter Bourjos hit a solo shot in the sixth to give the Cards a 7-6 lead. Trevor Rosenthal fell to 0-and-3 with the loss. The Redbirds have dropped three in-a-row and six-of-seven overall.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 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

26 sec ago

Coming up tonight in senior legion baseball, Washington Post 218 will host Pacific at Ronsick Field. Game time is 6:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.