Ryan Miller turned aside 20-of-21 shots to remain unbeaten in a Blues' uniform as the St. Louis Blues took a 2-1 decision over the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena. Magnus Paajarvi recorded the game-winning score with 8:18 elapsed in the second period, with Ian Cole registering a goal and an assist to help the Blues remain two points ahead of rival Chicago for first place in the Central Division. The Blues will play the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday at 2:00 in the afternoon. KSMO will play this game back on a taped delayed basis at 6:00. The Blues will also play the Minnesotta Wild on Sunday and you can hear that game live on KSMO at 6:30.
The Spring Training game scheduled for yesterday between the St. Louis Cardinals and Minnesotta Twins was cancelled due to rain. The Cardinals will play the Marlins and Mets today in split squad games. The Cards will also play the Nationals on Saturday and Sunday. You can hear those games on KSMO at 11:45.
Jim Edmonds, Bob Forsch, Keith Hernandez, Willie McGee, Mark McGwire, Matt Morris, Ted Simmons and Joe Torre were revealed as the eight players nominated for possible induction into the new St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame. The eight modern ballot nominees, selected by a “Red Ribbon” committee of Cardinals baseball experts through a secret ballot process, will appear on the first-ever Cardinals Hall of Fame ballot online at cardinals.com/HOF. Voting commences today. The two players with the most fan votes after voting concludes on April 22nd will be inducted into the Cardinals Hall of Fame this August. The St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame was established as a way to recognize the exceptional careers and significant achievements of the greatest players in Cardinals history. The Inaugural Class, consisting of 22 Cardinals who are either enshrined in the National Baseball Hall of Fame as Cardinals or whose number has been retired by the club, will automatically be part of the Hall of Fame upon the dedication of the museum and Hall of Fame on Opening Day in St. Louis.
The White Sox scored twice in the top of the ninth, and the Cactus League game between Chicago and Kansas City ended in a 6-6 tie. Alex Gordon was 3-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored for the Royals, who got three shutout innings from starter Jason Vargas. The Royals will play the Giants this afternoon at 2:05.
The Missouri Tiger basketball team will close out their regular season on Saturday when they play at Tennessee. Missouri is 21-9 on the year and 9-8 in the SEC. You can hear the game on KSMO starting with the pre-game show at 2:30.
Funeral services for Joe A. Wofford of Salem, age 80, will be held Saturday at 10:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be today from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Sunshine & Rainbow Day School Licking Church of Christ or the American Cancer Society.
Memorial service for Henry Lewis Volluz of St. James, age 57, will be held Saturday at 2:00 at the Landmark Baptist Church in Rolla. All arrangements are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James.
Funeral services for Bernice Hayes of Steelville, age 86, will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be Saturday night from 5:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Lick Creek Cemetery in Cuba.
Funeral services for Carold L. Jack of St. Louis, will be held Monday morning at 10:00 at the Fee Fee Baptist Church in Salem. Visitation will be held at the Colliers Funeral Home Sunday from 4:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the New Hope Cemetery in Salem. Memorials may given to the Corinth Cemetery.
Today..Mostly sunny, high of 59.
Tonight..Mostly cloudy, low of 35.
Saturday..Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of rain, high of 46.
Saturday night..Cloudy with a 40% chance of rain and snow, low of 27.
Sunday..Sunny, high of 52.
Sunday night..Mostly clear, low of 35.