- Lyday shuts out Bluford MT. VERNON — Jeremiah Lyday went the distance and Mt. Vernon’s Jr. Legion squad did just enough offensively to advance in the district tournament at Brennan Klein Field on Friday.Lyday scattered three hits and recorded six strikeouts as Post 141 shut
Holliday powers Cardinals past Dodgers, 3-2
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday homered and doubled with three RBIs, and Lance Lynn won his third straight start for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
Basketball camp concludes at Changnon
About 75 kids in the Mt. Vernon region participated in an offensive skills basketball camp this week at Changnon Gym.
Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and then delivered two final All-Star hits.
Post 141 falls at Centralia
CENTRALIA — Centralia broke a 6-6 deadlock with a four-run outburst in the seventh inning to take a 10-7 West Division Senior Legion victory over Mt. Vernon on Tuesday.
Brewers maintain lead heading to break
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The end of a seven-game losing streak lifted the spirits of the Milwaukee Brewers.
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 St. Louis' Cardinals comeback from a six-run deficit for a 7-6 win Friday night over Milwaukee.
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.
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