Mizzou Head Football Coach Barry Odom is getting an increase in his salary and a contract extension.
The MU Board of Curators approved a six hundred thousand dollar increase to Odom’s annual salary effective January 1st, 2019 and an enhanced incentive package for academic and athletic performance through the 2024 season.
The Tigers take on Oklahoma State in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl on December 31st.
The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired All-Star first baseman Paul Goldscmidt from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The deal was announced last (Wednesday) night.
The Redbirds send right handed pitcher Luke Weaver and catcher Carson Kelly along with infielder Andy Young to Arizona in the trade.
The Diamondbacks also will get a 2019 Competitive Balance Round B draft pick from St. Louis.
The 31 year old Goldschmidt, is the winner of four Silver Slugger Awards and three Gold Gloves.
The last place St. Louis Blues lost 3-2 to the Edmonton Oilers last (Wednesday) night.
The Blues had a 2-0 lead before allowing Edmonton to tie the game with 55 seconds left to play.
The Oilers then outscored St. Louis 2-1 in the shootout.