KXEO Sports Report 6/14/22

The Missouri Tigers football team landed a verbal commitment Class of 2023 wide receiver prospect Marquis Johnson yesterday (Monday).

He is a three-star receiver according to 247Sports and attends Dickinson Texas, and the son of former of Missouri defensive back Dominque Johnson.

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He also received offers from Arkansas, Colorado, Houston and Indiana.

The St. Louis Cardinals recorded their largest come-from-behind win of the season over the Pittsburgh Pirates at Busch Stadium last (Monday) night.

The finals was 7-5.

The Redbirds got down 5-0 early in the game then came roaring back.

Dylan Carlson hit a three run homerun to tie the game.

And Paul Goldschmidt launched the go-ahead homer.

St. Louis and Pittsburgh play a day/night double header today at Busch.

Game 1 at 12:15 and the night game at 6:45.

The Kansas City Royals lost 6-2 to the San Francisco Giants in the series opener at Oracle Park.

The Royals’ offense out-hit the Giants 6-5, however still lost by four runs.

The Kansas City Chiefs have made a surprising June addition to their roster.

Yesterday (Monday) the team decided to re-sign veteran running back Jerick McKinnon.

The 30-year old McKinnon was drafted by the Minnesota Viking in the third-round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

McKinnon had 25 carries for 169 yards and a touchdown in the 2022 regular season and exploded for 315 yards and a score in his playoff appearances with the Chiefs.

The Golden State Warriors beat the Boston Celtics 104-94 last (Monday) night in Game 5 of the NBA Finals.

With the win the Warriors have a 3-2 series advantage over Boston.

Game 6 is Thursday night in Boston.