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  • Cardinals rally from 6 down, beat Brewers 7-6

     Matt Holliday hit a solo homer with two outs in the top of the ninth inning off Brewers closer Francisco Rodriguez, completing the StLouisCardinals comeback from a six-run deficit for a 7-6 win Friday night over Milwaukee.

    July 11, 2014

  • MTV-Centralia Junior Legion Mt. Vernon juniors sweep Centralia

    Mt. Vernon's Post 141 Junior Legion squad swept past Centralia in a doubleheader Friday.

    Post 141 claimed the opening game 3-1 before winning 10-5 in the second game.

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hines Sight: Cards claim momentum as break nears

    The St. Louis Cardinals appear to be doing it again.

    They've managed to stay within striking distance of the surprising Milwaukee Brewers and as baseball's All-Star break nears, the Cardinals are creeping closer to the top.

    July 10, 2014

  • Lynn wins 10th, Cardinals top Pirates 5-2

    Lance Lynn reached double figures in wins before the All-Star break for the third straight year and Kolten Wong homered for the second game in a row, helping the StLouis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the third straight time, 5-2 on Wednesday night.

    July 9, 2014

  • Knox, Arnold claim doubles crown

    The duo of Jade Knox and Nathan Arnold won the Jefferson County Mixed Doubles Tournament title on Wednesday in Veterans Park.

    July 9, 2014

  • MTV-Aviston Senior Legion Aviston drops Mt. Vernon

    Aviston topped Post 141 3-1 in Senior Legion action Tuesday.

    July 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Adams' homer gives Cardinals 2-0 win over Pirates

    Matt Adams hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the St.Louis Cardinals a 2-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night in the opener of a four-game series with the NL Central rival they topped in the division series last fall.

    July 7, 2014

  • MTV-Trenton Senior Legion Trenton edges Mt. Vernon

    A pitching duel turned into a slugfest Saturday between Senior Legion Post 141 and Trenton.

    Trenton scored five times in the seventh and held off a last-gasp rally to beat Mt. Vernon 7-6.

    July 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • Futsal Futsal alive in Mt. Vernon

    Jim Duncan wants his soccer players to focus on skill development.

    This offseason Mt. Vernon athletes have an opportunity to do that through a new outlet – futsal.

    July 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wainwright stymies Giants in Cardinals' 2-0 win

    Adam Wainwright will take the win and run.

    On a night he managed only a season low for strikeouts, the StLouis right-hander still found ways to dominate.

    Wainwright allowed four hits over 7 2-3 innings, Matt Carpenter continued to feast on San Francisco pitching, and the Cardinals ended a scoring drought, beating the Giants 2-0 Wednesday night.

     

    July 3, 2014

Tom Lindley Sports