Mt. Vernon Register-News


  • 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

  • MTV-Bluford Junior Legion Mt. Vernon sweeps Bluford juniors

    The Post 141 Junior Legion squad beat Bluford Post 1193 in a doubleheader Wednesday.

    Mt. Vernon claimed the opener 12-2 in five innings and was victorious 10-4 in the second matchup.

    July 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lincecum leads Giants past Cardinals 5-0

    Tim Lincecum has talked the past few years about rediscovering the consistency that won him two NL Cy Young Awards and made him one of baseball's best pitchers.

    Lincecum's last two outings have brought him awfully close to finding that form again.

    The rejuvenated right-hander followed his second career no-hitter with another vintage performance, pitching eight sharp innings to lead the San Francisco Giants past the StLouis Cardinals 5-0 on Tuesday night.


    July 2, 2014

  • Hines Sight: Rams ready for late August football start

    Jared Shaner and his Mt. Vernon Rams football team are less than two months away from opening day.

    The Rams will take the gridiron for their first game on Friday, Aug. 29.

    July 1, 2014

  • MTV-Carlyle Senior Legion Mt. Vernon prevails in 8

    The Post 141 Senior Legion edged Carlyle in eight innings on Monday.

    Mt. Vernon claimed the victory 2-1 after Reed Millwood was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded.

    June 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Post 141 falls to Centralia in extras

    The Mt. Vernon Post 141 Senior Legion team lost to Centralia 6-4 in extra innings Saturday.

    Post 141 tied the game with a pair runs in the bottom of the seventh to send the game to extra innings. Centralia Post 446 countered with two runs in the ninth to claim the victory.

    June 30, 2014

  • Peralta's 2-run double helps Cards beat Dodgers

    Jhonny Peralta hit a tiebreaking two-run double and Yadier Molina homered, leading the St.Louis Cardinals to a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.

    June 28, 2014

  • Hines Sight: We've embraced soccer here in America

    The United States became a soccer loving nation this summer.

    It's official.

    You may have been duped before, but it's really happening this time. There is no hype, just facts.

    June 27, 2014

  • Dodgers edge Cards 1-0 on Turner's pinch single

    Pinch-hitter Justin Turner delivered an RBI single in the eighth inning off Adam Wainwright, and the Los Angeles Dodgers edged the StLouis Cardinals 1-0 Thursday night in their first meeting since last year's NL championship series.

    June 27, 2014

  • MTV-Bluford senior legion Mt. Vernon sweeps Bluford

    Mt. Vernon's Senior Legion squad won twice against Bluford on Thursday night.

    Mt. Vernon's Post 141 team beat Bluford's 1193 squad 7-0 in the opener before claiming a 10-0 victory in six innings.

    June 26, 2014 1 Photo

Tom Lindley Sports