The Salem Baseball Tigers defeated Thayer at Mountain View last night by the final score of 10-7. Ryan Smith picked up the win and Andrew Conaway the save. Brady Floyd and Devon Sutterfield led the offense as each player had two doubles in the come from behind win. Salem is 2-1 on the year and will host the Licking Wildcats Tuesday at 4:30 in Salem.
The City of Salem Summer Youth Baseball- Softball-T-Ball sign-ups will be held today in the front lobby of the Salem Freedom Activity Center located on West Rolla Road from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. There will be a sign-up on Saturday, March 26th in the front lobby of the Salem High School Gym from 8:30 am to noon. This league is for ALL boys and girls who are 4 - 14 years of age as of May 1, 2011. The cost is $20 per child. For more information, contact Parks & Recreation Director Greg Nash at 729-6290.
Jaroslav Halak needed to make just 12 saves for his sixth shutout of the year as St. Louis beat Edmonton at Scottrade Center. T.J. Oshie notched a goal and assist for the Blues. Matt D'Agostini, Chris Stewart and Adam Cracknell supplied late tallies for the home team. The Blues play Minnesota Saturday night at 7:00 on KSMO Radio.
Angel Pagan's three-run shot in the fourth inning was one of five New York home runs, as the Mets rocked the Cardinals, 16-3. Yadier Molina finished with two hits and an RBI, while Skip Schumaker hit a run-scoring double for the Cardinals. Jaime Garcia was rocked in defeat for 14 hits and 10 runs, only three earned, in four frames. The Cards will play Florida tomorrow and the New York Mets Sunday at 11:45 and both games can be heard on KSMO Radio.
Melky Cabrera hit a two-run homer and drove in the decisive run in the top of the ninth, lifting the Royals to a 9-8 spring training victory over the Mariners. Lance Zawadzki and Alex Gordon also ripped two-run shots for Kansas City, while Pedro Feliz hit two RBI doubles. Royals’ starter Bruce Chen allowed four runs on five hits in six innings.
Funeral services and visitation for Aaron Charles Sharp of Salem, age 37, will be private and will be held today at 1:00. Interment will be in the Jadwin Cemetery. All arrangements are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary of Salem.
Funeral services for Mary Lenn Nash of Salem, age 76, will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 today. Interment will be in the Allen Cemetery in Raymondville.
Funeral mass for Lavern Elizabeth Wevers of St. James, age 85, will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 at the St. Michael's Catholic Church in Steelville. All arrangements are under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home of Steelville.
Funeral services for Wayne Cameron of St. Joseph, age 88, will be held Sunday at 2:00 at the Fox Chapel in Licking. Visitation will be held Saturday from 6:00 to 8:00 at the Fox Funeral Home in Licking.
Funeral services for Mary Elizabeth (Lizzie) Inman of Salem, age 96, will be held Monday at 1:00 at the Wilson Mortuary of Salem. Visitation will be held Sunday night from 6:00 to 8:00. Internment will be in the Dry Fork Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Salem Memorial Hospital Long Term Care.
Carol J. Elliott passed away Friday, March 25th at the age of 80. No funeral arrangements have yet been sent. All arrangements are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary of Salem.