The Houston Baseball Tigers beat the Salem Tigers on Monday, 16-4, in the Houston Tournament. Salem will now face Cuba tonight 6:00 in the Houston Tournament.
Daisuke Matsuzaka tossed six solid innings and Daniel Murphy delivered a two-run double in the New York Mets' 5-3 Grapefruit League win over the St. Louis Cardinals. Shelby Miller was touched for three runs while fanning four and walking three over five innings for St. Louis, while Shane Robinson went 2-for-4 with a run scored in the loss. The Cardinals will play the Miami Marlins this afternoon at 12:05.
Nolan Arenado hit a two-run home run to lead the Colorado Rockies to an 8-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Monday. Johnny Giavotella and Alex Gordon scored the runs for the Royals. Jeremy Guthrie was touched for four runs on six hits over five innings. The Royals will play the Seattle Mariners tonight at 8:05.
The St. Louis Blues will be in Toronto tonight to face the Maple Leafs. The Blues are 48-16-7 on the year and are one of three teams to have already clinched a playoff spot with eleven regular season games left. St. Louis has 103 points and trails Boston by only one point for the most points in the NHL. You can hear tonight’s game on KSMO Radio starting at 5:30.
Funeral service for Dean Walter Hawley of Salem, age 87, will be held at 10:00 this morning at the Dent County Memorial Chapel in Salem. Interment will be in the Bethel Church Cemetery in Lonedell, MO on today at 2:30. Memorials may be made to The Samaritans Purse at P.O. Box 3000 Boone, North Carolina.
Funeral services for Michael Lee Widner of Bunker, age 57, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel. Interment will be in the Morrison Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Widner Family.
Memorial service for Martha Rufus of Viburnum, age 74, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Viburnum. Memorials may be made to the family of Martha Rufus.
Funeral services for Mildred Brown of Rolla, age 87, will be held Wednesday morning at 11:00 at the James & Gahr Mortuary Chapel in St. James. Visitation will be tonight from 5:00 to 7:00. Memorials may be made to the Rolla Schools Back Pack Friday Program.
Funeral services for Curtis Anderson of Cook Station, age 54, will be held Thursday morning at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Memorials may be made to the Anderson Family.
Funeral services for Anita Kay Lynch of Rolla and formerly of Salem, age 40, will be held Thursday morning at 11:00 at the Green Tree Christian Church in Rolla. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 at the Green Tree Christian Church. Interment will be in the Rolla City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Anita Lynch Memorial Fund. All arrangements are under the direction of the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla.
Funeral services for Shirley Mae Wells Dour of Salem, age 75, will be held Thursday at 1:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be Thursday from 11:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Phelps County Hospice.
A “Celebration of Life” Memorial Service for Glendon Lee Gant of Bunker, age 82, will be held at First Baptist Church of Bunker on Saturday morning at 10:00. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Greeley Cemetery, the Bunker Volunteer Fire Department, or the Bunker Alumni Scholarship Fund, all at Bunker; to Southwest Baptist University in Salem, or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Today..Partly cloudy and windy, high of 41.
Tonight..Partly cloudy, low of 21.
Wednesday..Mostly sunny and breezy, high of 53.
Wednesday night..Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers, low of 40.
Thursday..Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers, high of 58.
Thursday night..Mostly cloudy with a 60% chance of showers, low of 40.