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Mules pitchers take the mound after college

Mules pitchers take the mound after college

By STEVEN SPEARS Managing Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Four pitchers from last season’s MIAA championship team were picked up by Major League Baseball franchises this summer, bringing the total…

Carpenter, Peralta homer as Cardinals beat Reds 3-2

By JOE HARRIS Associated Press (ST. LOUIS, AP) — Jaime Garcia is finally feeling like himself on the mound. “I’m a guy who goes after guys and I got away…

Cain delivers game-winning hit for Royals in 14th

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Lorenzo Cain’s night was not going the way he wanted. He was hitless in his first six at-bats with three strikeouts. It all ended with…

Molina’s RBI caps rally as Cardinals stun Reds 5-4

By JOE HARRIS Associated Press (ST. LOUIS, AP) — Never has a 94 mile-per-hour fastball to the ribs felt so good for Yadier Molina as it did Monday night. Molina…

Missouri set to hire San Diego State athletic director

(COLUMBIA, Mo., AP) — Missouri is set to hire San Diego State athletic director Jim Sterk as its new AD. San Diego State announced Monday night that Sterk had resigned…

Chiefs reveal first depth chart with plenty of questions

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo., AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs released their initial depth chart ahead of their preseason opener, and it left fans wondering just how good they might be…

Ventura pitches into 7th as Royals beat Blue Jays 7-1

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Yordano Ventura was not at his best, but good enough to end a personal losing drought. Ventura pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Kendrys Morales…

Foltynewicz leads way, Braves top Cardinals

By R.B. FALLSTROM Associated Press (ST. LOUIS, AP) — Mike Foltynewicz worked six strong innings, Nick Markakis and Erick Aybar had two RBIs apiece and the Atlanta Braves kept the…

Despite injuries, Chiefs exuding confidence in training camp

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo., AP) — One of the NFL’s top linebackers may not make it back this season, his pass-rushing partner and a dynamic running back have also been on…

Martinez gets rocked, Cardinals lose to Braves

By R.B. FALLSTROM Associated Press (ST. LOUIS, AP) — The track record suggested Carlos Martinez was on a roll. The St. Louis Cardinals pitcher just could not get comfortable. “From…