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Ozuna breaks out of slump, Cardinals roll past Mets

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Marcell Ozuna hit a tiebreaking two-run single and Michael Wacha won his fourth straight start as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 9-1 on Wednesday night. Jedd Gyorko added a two-run homer for…

MSU women's golf headed to regionals

The Murray State Racers learned of their NCAA Women’s Golf Championship assignment Wednesday when the team gathered in the clubhouse at Miller Memorial Golf Course in Murray, Kentucky. Appearing in their fifth NCAA…

Homers lift Indians past Cubs in 4-1 win

CLEVELAND (AP) - Francisco Lindor and Edwin Encarnacion hit sixth-inning home runs and the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Wednesday night despite losing relief ace Andrew Miller to a left hamstring injury. Miller grabbed the back of…

Pham leaves game against Mets with head injury

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals center fielder Tommy Pham was removed from St. Louis' game against the New York Mets on Wednesday night in the bottom of the third inning due to a head injury sustained earlier in the day.…

Cubs' Bryant misses 2nd start after hit in helmet

CLEVELAND (AP) - Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is out of the lineup for the second straight game after being hit in the helmet by a pitch. Cubs manager Joe Maddon made the decision to hold Bryant out of…

Matt Kenseth to return to NASCAR

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Matt Kenseth will return to NASCAR this season in a reunion with Roush Fenway Racing, the team that gave him his Cup start in 1998. Kenseth will split the No. 6 Ford with Trevor Bayne, who…

Tilghman grad McEwen commits to Robert Morris

Former Paducah Tilghman basketball standout Sayveon McEwen has committed to finish his college basketball career at Robert Morris. McEwen had offers from Texas State, Stetson, Charleston Southern, and Kent State before choosing Robert Morris.…

UK will play 4 games during trip to Bahamas in August

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky will play in the Bahamas for the first time since 2014 during an eight-day August trip featuring four games against professional teams. The Wildcats will arrive Aug. 6 at Atlantis on Paradise Island to train…

SIU golf finishes 2nd at MVC Tournament

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — The Southern Illinois men's golf team ended its season with a second-place finish at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships at Dalhousie Golf Club on Tuesday. SIU has finished first or…

4/24 Big Ol' Fish

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UTM's Richardson named OVC Player of the Year

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. - UT Martin senior Hunter Richardson earned his fourth-straight All-OVC honor and was named OVC Player of the Year for the second-straight season on Monday night at a banquet following the first day of play at the…

'Gronkowski' to miss Kentucky Derby due to infection

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Gronkowski won't run in the Kentucky Derby because of a slight infection that will keep the England-based colt from traveling to the United States. Tom Ludt, who oversees Phoenix Thoroughbreds' international operations, says Gronkowski spiked a…

4/23 Big Ol' Fish

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Predators beat Avs 5-0 in Game 6 to win series

DENVER (AP) - Mattias Ekholm ignited the offense early with the first goal by a Nashville defenseman in the series, Pekka Rinne stopped 22 shots and the top-seeded Predators advanced to the second round with a 5-0 victory over the…

Talley finishes in 5th place at LPGA's LA Open

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Moriya Jutanugarn won the HUGEL-JTBC LA Open by two shots for her first victory in six years on the LPGA Tour, joining sister Ariya as the second siblings to win on the tour. The 23-year-old from…

Arenado out at plate in game-ending replay reversal

DENVER (AP) - Nolan Arenado was initially called safe when he tried to score on a bases-loaded pitch that bounced to the backstop, then was ruled out on a video review that ended a 9-7 win for the Chicago Cubs…

Wong, DeJong homer as Cardinals sweep Reds again

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong and Paul DeJong homered, Mike Mikolas tossed seven strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals completed their second sweep of the woeful Cincinnati Reds this season with a 9-2 victory on Sunday. The Cardinals…

Wainwright put on DL because of inflamed elbow

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Right-hander Adam Wainwright was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday by the St. Louis Cardinals because of right elbow inflammation. The 36-year-old is 1-2 with a 3.45 ERA in three starts. He had been scheduled…

Calloway duo wins region bass fishing title

Calloway County's Myles McManus and Ethan Tidwell won the Region 1 Bass Fishing championship Saturday in Kuttawa. The Laker duo caught five fish that weighed in at 20 pounds, 11 ounces -- that was…

Kyle Busch pulls away for 3rd Cup win a row

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Kyle Busch pulled away on a restart in a two-lap overtime sprint to the finish Saturday night for his third consecutive NASCAR's Cup Series victory. Busch, who started 32nd but quickly worked his way into contention,…

Talley tied for 12th at LPGA Tour stop

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Moriya Jutanugarn overcame a poor start and birdied the 18th for a hard-earned 1-under 70 to tie Jin Young Ko at 9 under going into the final round of the HUGEL-JTBC LA Open. Ko shot a…

Molina hits go-ahead homer, Cards hold off Reds 4-3

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Yadier Molina hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and rookie reliever Jordan Hicks got Scooter Gennett to ground into a game-ending double play with the bases loaded, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over…

Cardinals beat Reds 4-2

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Michael Wacha kept up his strong pitching against Cincinnati, Yadier Molina hit two-run double in the first inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals won 4-2 Friday night to spoil Jim Riggleman's debut as Reds interim manager.…