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.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 2 days ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 31 min ago

Class 5 District 8 at Washington
Boys Semifinals...
Washington vs. Lafayette at 6:00
Marquette vs. Parkway Central at 7:30

Class 4 District 9 at Sullivan
Girls Semifinals...
Borgia vs. Owensville at 6:00
Sullivan vs. St. Clair at 7:30

Class 4 District 8 at Kirksville
Girls Semifinals...
Warrenton vs. Fulton at 7:30
Kirksville vs. Mexico at 4:30