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  • Cardinals bounce back, beat Royals 5-2 in 11

     Matt Carpenter had a career-high five hits, including the go-ahead double in the 11th inning, and the StLouis Cardinals beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game losing streak.

    June 4, 2014

  • Webber feature Opening Test

    Four teams enter the 1A baseball state final with the hope of emerging as a champion in Peoria.

    June 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hines Sight: Webber's wild ride playoff run takes Trojans to Peoria

    Seven days ago, Webber's baseball season was teetering on a figurative knife edge.

    The Trojans found themselves playing in extra innings in the sectional semifinal. It was Webber's second straight extra inning game in the playoffs already.

    June 3, 2014

  • Duffy, Royals keep Cardinals down 6-0

    Danny Duffy became the latest pitcher to shut down the St. Louis Cardinals.

    Duffy worked six innings of one-hit ball coming off a pair of poor outings and Alex Gordon homered to start a breakout three-run seventh for the Kansas City Royals in a 6-0 victory over the suddenly punchless defending NL champs on Monday night.

     

    June 3, 2014

  • Webber-WSS baseball Headed to State

    Webber's baseball team has done a lot of celebrating lately.

    Monday, the Trojans celebrated again.

    This time it was an 8-6 victory in the 1A super sectional against Windsor Stew-Stras in Rent One Park.

    June 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Modert, McDanel place at state

    David Modert and Joseph McDanel ended their Rams track careers with all-state honors on Saturday.

    June 2, 2014

  • Webber advances to super sectional

    Mark Knepler knocked a grand slam off the right-field scoreboard to help Webber seize an 8-4 sectional final win over Shawnee on Saturday.

    May 31, 2014

  • Rams fall in regional final

    Blake Jones hurler a one-hitter, but Carbondale claimed a 1-0 win over the Rams in the 3A baseball regional final Saturday.

    May 31, 2014

  • Bumgarner, Pence help Giants beat Cardinals 9-4

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Madison Bumgarner struck out 10 in seven scoreless innings and Hunter Pence hit a three-run homer off Adam Wainwright as the surging San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-4 on Friday night.

    May 30, 2014

  • MTV-Marion baseball Rams win in extras

    The Rams baseball team added another dramatic victory to their tally Thursday.

    May 29, 2014 1 Photo

Tom Lindley Sports