Taveras Hits Grand Slam In Win Over Marlins

Oscar Taveras jacked a grand slam highlighting a six-run first inning that the Cardinals rode to an 8-2 win over Miami. Matt Carpenter walked twice and scored two runs for the Cards, while starter Jake Westbrook gave up one run on four hits in his lone inning on the mound. Westbrook left the game with a bruised left knee. Carlos Beltran also left with a bruised left toe after getting hit by a pitch, X-rays were negative. The Cards are in Kissimmee to take on Houston today.


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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Freshman Cross Country Runner Julia McIntyre from New Haven High School. Julia finished sixth in the state meet in Jefferson City with a time of 20:58.40 at the Oak Hills Golf Course in Jefferson City earlier this month. She helped her team to a 12th place finish. Julia was a straight A student at Franklin County R-2 and she continues to get A's in high school.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Football players strike. A university president resigns. Suddenly, the University of Missouri is in the eye of a media firestorm. Mizzou has now supplanted Ferguson as the hash tag known round the world.



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Alex Collins ran for 130 yards and three touchdowns as the Missouri Tigers fell to Arkansas, 28-3, Friday afternoon at Reynolds Razorback Stadium. The defense for Mizzou could have hardly started any better, as they allowed positive yardage on just one of Arkansas' first eight plays. In all, five of those eight plays went for negative yardage, including a Ricky Hatley sack to give the defense two three-and-outs to start the game.