12 year old Mexico, Missouri native Brady Fox is in Wichita Falls, Texas competing for a world horseshoe championship.
Fox is the number one ranked player in his age group by the National Horseshoe Pitchers Association.
Brady went undefeated last (Thursday) night going 5-0 and pitching 71 percent ringers.
He will pitch five more games today (Friday) and the top 8 cadets will pitch in the championships tomorrow (Saturday) night at 5.
The St. Louis Cardinals start today (Friday) tied for first place in the National League Central after completing a sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-3 yesterday (Thursday).
Paul Goldscmidt hit a home run for a fourth consecutive game.
Kolten Wong and Dexter Fowler also added homers.
The Cardinals finished an 8 game road trip with a record of 7-1.
The Kansas City Royals with a 5-4 extra innings loss to the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium last (Thursday) night.
Cleveland’s Jose Ramirez homered in the top of the 14th inning to end the 3-3 tie.