World Series Shifts To St. Louis

All tied at a game apiece, the World Series now shifts to St. Louis. The Cardinals will host the Red Sox for the next three games of the Fall Classic, with Game Three Saturday night at Busch Stadium. Joe Kelly takes the mound for St. Louis, while Boston sends Jake Peavy to the hill. The Cardinals evened the best-of-seven series at one with a 4-2 win in Thursday's Game Two at Fenway Park. The Red Sox rolled to an 8-1 win in the series opener. The Redbirds will also host Game Four on Sunday and Game Five on Monday. If necessary, the series will shift back to Boston for Game Six on Wednesday and a potential deciding Game Seven on Thursday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

22 hours 8 min ago

Missouri will begin the college football season ranked in the top-25. The Tigers are 23rd in the preseason Coaches' Poll. Defending champion Ohio State is number-one, followed by TCU and Alabama. Mizzou opens the season September 5th at home against Southeast Missouri State.