The Salem Tiger baseball game scheduled for yesterday was cancelled due to the weather. Salem Tiger baseball at St. James today HAS BEEN POSTPONED FOR TODAY AND RESCHEDULED TO TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9th at 4:30 (KSMO and ksmoradio.com)
The Jr. High track meet and Salem Tiger tennis match that were scheduled for yesterday were also cancelled due to the rain. Salem tiger golf will be in Willow Springs today at 4:00 while Salem track will be in Mountain View at 4:00.
Michael Wacha worked six solid innings and Yadier Molina hit an early three-run double, as St. Louis survived a close call in the ninth to best Cincinnati, 5-3, in the opener of a three-game set from Busch Stadium. The Cardinals and reds play again tonight and you can hear it on KSMO Radio starting at 6:40.
Jason Vargas hurled eight-plus strong innings as the Kansas City Royals downed the Tampa Bay Rays, 4-2, in the opener of a three-game set. The Royals and Rays play again tonight at 7:10.
The St. Louis Blues will host the Washington Capitals tonight at the Scottrade Center at 7:00. The Blues are 52-19-7 on the year and have 111 points, two behind Boston for the most in the NHL with four regular season games left.
Graveside services for Threcel M. Curry of St. James, age 92, will be held at 1:00 today at the Mt. Lebanon Cemetery in St. Ann. All arrangements are under the direction of James and Gahr Mortuary of St. James.
Funeral services for Kenneth E. Meyers of Pacific, formerly of Salem, age 87, will be held Wednesday at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be held from 11:00 until service time on Wednesday. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery.
Memorial visitation for Elmer “Leon” Jones of Salem, age 86, will be held Saturday from 11:00 until 1:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Interment will be at a later date.
Funeral services for Maxine N. Baird of Salem, age 84, will be held Saturday at 1:00 at the Hobson Community Church in Hobson. Visitation will be Friday night from 5:00 to 8:00 at the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla. Interment will be in the Carty Cemetery in Hobson. Memorials may be made to the Carty Cemetery Fund.
Today..Partly sunny with a 40% chance of showers, high of 57.
Tonight..Mostly clear, low of 34.
Wednesday..Mostly sunny, high of 65.
Wednesday night..Mostly clear, low of 47.
Thursday..Mostly sunny, high of 73.
Thursday night..Mostly cloudy, low of 50.