The Mexico Bulldogs will play the number seeded Boonville Pirates in round 2 of the district baseball tournament today (Monday).
The Bulldogs advanced on Saturday with a 21-9 win over the Moberly Spartans.
Head Coach Keith Louder says Boonville has one of the best pitching staffs in the state.
The Bulldogs take the field in Boonville tonight (Monday) at 4. The winner goes on to play for the district championship Wednesday and will face the winner of Marshall and Kirksville. Zach Watkins is the starting pitcher for the Bulldogs tonight (Monday).
The Missouri Tigers Baseball Team lost a 1-0 pitching dual to the South Carolina Gamecocks yesterday (Sunday).
Mizzou’s Junior left handed pitcher Tyler Laplante turned in 8 shutout innings but South Carolina’s Carlos Cortes hit a walk off solo homer in the bottom of the ninth to claim the win.
The St. Louis Cardinals fell to the San Diego Padres 5-3.
The Redbirds and the Padres split the the four game series in San Diego.
The Cardinals are off today (Monday).
It was an 11-2 loss for the Kansas City Royals yesterday (Sunday) at the hands of the Cleveland Indians.
Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy surrendered nine runs in 3 and 1/3/ innings.
The Boston Celtics blew out the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-83 in game one of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Lebron James was limited to 15 points and turned the ball over seven times in the loss.
In the NHL Eastern Conference Finals the Washington Capitals defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-2.
The Capitals now a have a 2 games to none series lead.