J.J. Hardy hit two homers and drove in four runs as the Orioles cruised past the Cardinals 12-2 at Camden Yards.
The Rams got their preseason off to a decent, relatively healthy start, dropping a 26-24 contest to the Saints on Friday night.
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jason Motte has been placed on the 15-day disabled list because of a lower back sprain. The move is retroactive to Aug. 2.
The Cardinals clash with the Orioles tonight from Camden Yards. It's the first of a six-game road trip that also heads to Miami.
Kolten Wong hit two homers and scored three times as the Cardinals crushed the Red Sox 5-2 from Busch Stadium. Jhonny Peralta also knocked in two runs for St.
The Rams begin the preseason tonight on NFL Network. St. Louis meets the New Orleans Saints at the Edward Jones Dome. Kick is slated for 7 p.m.
Shelby Miller threw seven innings and gave up one run but the Cardinals fell to Boston 2-1. Matt Adams singled in the lone run in the win as St. Louis was held to five hits.
The Rams focused on special teams on Wednesday with no pads as they prepare for their preseason opener against the Saints tomorrow.
The NCAA released brackets for early-season tournaments and the Missouri Tigers will see some tough competition.
Tiger Woods says he's pain-free and planning to play in the PGA Championship, which starts Thursday.
The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Baseball Player Gus Kleekamp from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington.