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.
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.
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 St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the third straight time, 5-2 on Wednesday night.
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.
Aviston drops Mt. Vernon
Aviston topped Post 141 3-1 in Senior Legion action Tuesday.
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.
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.
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.
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 St. Louis 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.
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.
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