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MissouriNET Sports

  • Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:32:04 +0000: As expected, Mizzou picked for fourth in the SEC East. Boehm, Golden, Murphy and Baggett pick up player honors - Missourinet» Sports
    After a one year hiatus, the SEC Media predicts that Nick Saban’s Alabama Crimson Tide will come back and repeat at SEC Champions by defeating South Carolina in the championship game.  The official SEC Media Preseason picks were released this morning as Media Days conclude in Birmingham, AL. The Missouri Tigers, despite finishing 12-2 a […]
  • Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:41:16 +0000: Missourinet @ SEC Media Days 2014: Arkansas coach Bret Bielema (VIDEO, AUDIO) - Missourinet» Sports
    Phil Kornblut is in Hoover, AL this week for SEC Media Days and will preview each team following the head coach’s appearance in the media room. Here’s a look at the Arkansas Razorbacks. Below you can listen to some of what Bret Bielema had to say about the upcoming season for the Razorbacks.
  • Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:35:29 +0000: Missourinet @ SEC Media Days 2014: LSU coach Les Miles (VIDEO, AUDIO) - Missourinet» Sports
    Phil Kornblut, contributor for is in Hoover, AL this week for SEC Media Days and will preview the head coach’s appearance in the media room. Here’s a look at the LSU Tigers. Below you can listen to some of what Les Miles had to say about the upcoming season for the Tigers.
  • Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:08:51 +0000: Missourinet @ SEC Media Days 2014: Mizzou coach Gary Pinkel (VIDEO/AUDIO) - Missourinet» Sports
    While you were at work today, you may have missed Gary Pinkel’s Q & A at the SEC Media Days’ event in Birmingham, AL. Missourinet was there and here is some of what Pinkel had to say on the upcoming season at Mizzou.
  • Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:27:54 +0000: Did Wainwright groove a pitch to Jeter? Cardinals ace roughed up as AL wins again (AUDIO) - Missourinet» Sports
    Everyone wanted to know if National League starter Adam Wainwright had thoughts of grooving a pitch for Derek Jeter to start the All-Star game, so the retiring super star could further bask in the limelight after the standing ovation he received as he walked up to the plate in the first inning. Wainwright was grooving pitches […]


Missouri Tigers

  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:41:00 +0000: M. Golf. Mizzou Golf Trio Earns Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Honors - Missouri Tigers News --
    Mizzou Golf had three student-athletes named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars on Wednesday. Seniors Emilio Cuartero (Lleida, Spain) and Hunter Kraus (Memphis, Tenn.) and junior Ryan Zech (Kearney, Mo.) earned the honor, which was announced today by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:22:00 +0000: W. Basketball. Get to know Freshman Bri Porter - Missouri Tigers News --
    Get to know Mizzou freshman Bri Porter in this Mizzou Network one-on-one. Porter is a Columbia, Mo. native and the daughter of assistant coach Michael Porter.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:10:00 +0000: Football. Coach Pinkel's Visit to the ESPN Car Wash - Missouri Tigers News --
    Mizzou head coach Gary Pinkel visited Bristol, Conn., for a series of interviews around ESPN's campus, including a live spot on SportsCenter.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:30:00 +0000: W. Tennis. Tigers Summer Update: Reflections Of 2014 Mizzou Tennis Camp - Missouri Tigers News --
    In the second edition of the Mizzou tennis "Summer Update", we sat down with junior Madison Rhyner, freshman Brianna Lashway and sophomore Brittany Lashway. From July 6-10, the Tigers trio served as counselors at the Mizzou tennis summer camp.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:10:00 +0000: Track. Track & Field Recognized by USTFCCCA with All-Academic Honors - Missouri Tigers News --
    Fourteen individuals and the women's team were recognized for their work on and off the track this week by the USTFCCCA (U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association), who released the All-Academic list on Wednesday.


St. Louis Cardinals  

  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:40:52 +0000: Miller set to return to rotation against Cubs - STL Homepage News
    Shelby Miller's brief transfer to the bullpen has concluded, as the Cardinals announced on Wednesday that Miller will return to the rotation on Saturday to face the Cubs. Concurrent with Miller's transition back to starting, Carlos Martinez will shift to the bullpen, where he is immediately ready for use.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:40:50 +0000: Greenwood impresses, but optioned to Triple-A - STL Homepage News
    To make room for Kevin Siegrist's activation from the disabled list, the Cardinals optioned Nick Greenwood to Triple-A Memphis, where the lefty will pitch out of the bullpen but also remain stretched out in case the club has a later need for a long reliever.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:40:44 +0000: Cardinals land Competitive Balance Lottery pick - STL Homepage News
    The Cardinals netted an extra pick in the 2015 First-Year Player Draft through Wednesday's Competitive Balance Lottery, which was introduced in the 2011 Collective Bargaining Agreement as a way to give small-market and low-revenue teams the chance to earn one of 12 extra picks.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:44:07 +0000: Wainwright off game, chased early in defeat - STL Homepage News
    En route to a 7-2 victory in front of 43,623 fans at Busch Stadium, the Rays chased Wainwright during a five-run fifth in which Tampa Bay tallied only two hits. Wainwright provided the rest of the assistance, committing a fielding error, walking three and hitting one in his first outing since starting the All-Star Game.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:07:39 +0000: La Russa had guts to chase Hall of Fame glory - STL Homepage News
    If Tony La Russa ever had a motto, it's "no guts, no glory," which describes his managing career in a nutshell. They are words to live by and an apt inscription for his Hall of Fame plaque.


Kansas City Royals

  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:19:22 +0000: Hosmer exits early after returning to lineup - KC Homepage News
    First baseman Eric Hosmer was back in -- and back out -- of the Royals' lineup during Wednesday's 2-1 win over the White Sox.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:20:42 +0000: Royals look for offensive spark behind Duffy - KC Homepage News
    The series opener between the division-rival Indians and Royals at Kauffman Stadium on Thursday will fittingly feature a clash between two quality arms, with Cleveland turning to right-hander Corey Kluber and Kansas City going with southpaw Danny Duffy.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:34:45 +0000: Moose knocks ball loose to score winning run - KC Homepage News
    Mike Moustakas slid into catcher Tyler Flowers, knocking the ball from his mitt, and scored the deciding run in the Royals' 2-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday at U.S. Cellular Field. James Shields tossed seven innings of one-run ball, striking out seven.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:28:42 +0000: Butler starts on bench, but fills in late - KC Homepage News
    Rarely has Billy Butler been out of the Royals' starting lineup, especially against a left-handed pitcher, but that was the case on Wednesday. Butler began the game on the bench, but came in to pinch-hit in the eighth.
  • Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:28:40 +0000: Royals reportedly interested in Bastardo - KC Homepage News
    Left-handed reliever Antonio Bastardo of the Phillies is drawing interest from the Royals and other clubs, according to reporter Jim Salisbury of



St. Louis Rams    

  • Sat, 09 Mar 2013 02:23:50 +0000: St. Louis Rams: 2013 team needs - St. Louis Rams team news

    We highlight the top three needs on offense and defense for the St. Louis Rams, and take a look back at their 2012 draft class.

  • Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:07:40 +0000: Schwartz won't say if Calvin Johnson broke three fingers - St. Louis Rams team news

    Lions head coach Jim Schwartz would not confirm if WR Calvin Johnson suffered three broken fingers.

  • Fri, 15 Feb 2013 20:49:41 +0000: Rams place Titus Young on waivers - St. Louis Rams team news

    Titus Young's stay with the Rams was brief. The wide receiver has been placed on waivers after only a few days in St. Louis.

  • Wed, 13 Feb 2013 18:00:22 +0000: Reports: Rams to hire Walton as defensive coordinator - St. Louis Rams team news

    The Rams will hire Lions secondary coach Tim Walton as their defensive coordinator, ESPN’s Adam Schefter first reported.

  • Tue, 05 Feb 2013 21:43:32 +0000: Rams claim former Lions WR Young - St. Louis Rams team news

    The Rams claimed WR Titus Young off waivers from the Lions on Tuesday, CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora first reported.

Kansas City Chiefs

  • Tue, 12 Mar 2013 21:16:35 +0000: Chiefs ink TE Fasano to four-year deal - Kansas City Chiefs team news

    The Chiefs and former Dolphins TE Anthony Fasano agreed to terms on a four-year deal on Tuesday, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

  • Sat, 09 Mar 2013 13:58:04 +0000: Chiefs add CB Robinson - Kansas City Chiefs team news

    Arguably no team in the league has gotten a better head start on free agency than the Chiefs, who continued their spending spree Friday by signing former Falcons CB Dunta Robinson, as first reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter.

  • Fri, 08 Mar 2013 19:44:24 +0000: Kansas City Chiefs: 2013 team needs - Kansas City Chiefs team news

    We highlight the top three needs on offense and defense for the Kansas City Chiefs, and take a look back at their 2012 draft class.

  • Thu, 07 Mar 2013 21:47:45 +0000: Chiefs release ORT Winston - Kansas City Chiefs team news

    The Chiefs released ORT Eric Winston, the team announced Thursday.

  • Mon, 04 Mar 2013 22:02:22 +0000: Chiefs tag Albert; re-sign Bowe, Colquitt - Kansas City Chiefs team news

    The Chiefs applied the franchise tag to OLT Branden Albert and re-signed WR Dwayne Bowe and P Dustin Colquitt to long-term deals.



St. Louis Blues

  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:24:37 +0000: Traffic warrant ticket amnesty program promises clean records -
    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Anyone facing arrest because of warrants for traffic violations, back child support or some misdemeanors will have an opportunity to clear up those issues without facing arrest. Without a clean police record it is difficult to rent an apartment, get a job or even purchase day care. The annual Better Family […]
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:07:37 +0000: Prescription thieves targeting Walgreens stores -
    DESLOGE, MO (KTVI) – A gang of prescription drug thieves break into two Walgreens stores and get away with a lot of powerful drugs. Both burglaries happened in the early morning hours Saturday.  One of the stores hit was the Walgreens in Desloge, Missouri.  The other was the Walgreens at 11590 Gravois Road in St. […]
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:06:43 +0000: Police looking for a suspect in Northwoods fatal fire -
    NORTHWOODS, MO (KPLR) – Suspicion against a woman who may have murdered her former boyfriend’s sister has reached the tipping point with police.  Police first called former girlfriend, 36 year old Lakeisha Lane a person of interest, they are now calling her a suspect.   Officer Brian Schellman is a St. Louis County Police spokesman, “It’s […]
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:06:02 +0000: California fruit recall expanding -
    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Local stores are now receiving new supplies of peaches, nectarines, plums, and other similar fruits after a California distributor issued a recall on the products over the weekend.  Wawona Packing Co. distributes the Wawona, Sweet 2 Eat, and Harvest Sweet brands, along with some store branded varieties.  Trader Joe’s, Aldi’s, Sam’s, […]
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:05:21 +0000: Second complaint filed against contractor for renovation work -
    BELLEVILLE, IL (KPLR) – Just two weeks ago we told you about a contractor who failed to complete a mobile home renovation project.  Now we`re talking to another homeowner with a string of complaints about the same guy. In this second case, the consumer paid for one type of flooring only to find out the […]