Posts Tagged Missouri

Soler’s 2 HRs, Baez double sends Cubs past Cards

Chicago Cubs' Javier Baez hits a two-run double against the St. Louis Cardinals in the eighth inning in a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at Busch Stadium in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Bill Boyce)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jorge Soler hit two homers and fellow rookie Javier Baez had a tiebreaking, two-run double in the eighth inning off All-Star reliever Pat Neshek as the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Friday night.

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Kansas City Royals cut LHP Bruce Chen

Kansas City Royals pitcher Bruce Chen and catcher Salvador Perez meet on the mound after Perez gave up a pair of runs during the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Twins won 11-5. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals designated left-hander Bruce Chen for assignment Friday after six seasons with the team.

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Missouri set for opener against South Dakota State

In this Sept. 21, 2013. file photo, South Dakota State's Zach Zenner (31) rushes with the ball during an NCAA football game against Nebraska in Lincoln, Neb.  Zenner has been a focal point in South Dakota State's offensive attack. He is the second player in FCS history to rush for 2,000 yards in separate seasons. The Jackrabbits have set several program records over the last five seasons in terms of reaching and advancing in the FCS playoffs. The goal this season is to clear a new height. SDSU hasn't claimed the Missouri Valley Football Conference championship since joining the league in 2008, despite winning as many league games as anybody during that span. (AP Photo/Argus Leader, Joe Ahlquist)

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Braylon Webb has made 30 starts for Missouri, the most by any current Southeastern Conference safety. He still expects to have the “jitters” in the Tigers’ opener against an overmatched Football Championship Subdivision opponent.

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Buy a ticket? Psh! NFL teams selling memberships

In this July 27, 2014, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs season-ticket holders line up for pancakes before the NFL football team's training camp in St. Joseph. Mo. By making fans feel as though they’re part of the team, and offering gifts and experiences exclusive to members, the Chiefs have managed to expand their season ticket sales at a time when many franchises are having a hard time filling their stadiums. (AP Photo/St. Joseph News-Press, Todd Weddle, File)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The change made by the Kansas City Chiefs a few years ago was subtle — one word, really — yet it ushered a pronounced change in the way the franchise viewed its most important fans.

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Arkansas State won’t move home game to St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Missouri football team won’t be playing an “away” game in St. Louis in 2015 after all.

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