Wainwright Powers Cardinals Past Phillies

Adam Wainwright tossed eight innings of one-run ball as the Cardinals dropped the Phillies 4-1 at Busch Stadium. Wainwright struck out seven while improving to 10-and-3 and Trevor Rosenthal notched his 21st save. Matt Adams had a pair of sac-flies while Matt Holliday doubled in a run as St. Louis stopped a three-game skid. Cole Hamels had two hits at the plate while pitching seven-and-a-third innings and allowing three runs, two earned. He fell to 2-and-4 while Jimmy Rollins knocked in a run but Philadelphia saw a five-game win streak end.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 9 hours ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 9 hours ago

Max Pacioretty scored twice on his 26th birthday as the Canadiens cruised to a 4-1 win over the Blues at the Bell Centre. Vladimir Tarasenko scored the lone goal in the first period for St. Louis, which fell to 0-and-2 on its four-game road trip. Jake Allen allowed all four goals on 30 shots in the setback. The Blues skate in Ottawa tomorrow.