The Salem Tiger baseball team will be in Cabool this afternoon at 4:30 to face the Bulldogs. Salem is 6-3 on the year and 1-1 in the SCA. You can hear the game on KSMO and ksmoradio.com.
The Salem Tennis team will be in Rolla today at 3:00 for a match against the Bulldogs.
David Perron scored the game winner on a power play late in the third period, and St. Louis hung on late to beat Dallas, 3-2, at American Airlines Center. Alex Steen and Kris Russell also tickled the twine for the Blues (49-22-11), who halted a four-game losing skid. St. Louis finished the year with 109 points, and is the second-seed heading into the playoffs after the Vancouver Canucks captured the President's Trophy on Saturday. The Blues will face the seventh-seed San Jose Sharks on Thursday at 6:30 in the first round of the playoffs.
Carlos Beltran went 3-for-5 with a two- run home run, and the Cardinals used another offensive outburst to rout the Brewers, 9-3, on Sunday. Matt Holliday and Rafael Furcal each scored twice and knocked in a run for St. Louis. Lance Lynn (1-0) tossed 6 2/3 innings of one-run ball, striking out eight and issuing one walk with two hits. The Cardinals will start a series with the Reds tonight at 6:10 and KSMO will join that game in progress following Salem baseball.
Eric Hosmer and Billy Butler each launched two- run home runs and batted in three runs apiece to help Kansas City capture it’s opening series with a 7-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels. Hosmer finished 2-for-5 with three runs scored while Butler had a 2-for-3 afternoon. Jonathan Sanchez (1-0) tossed five innings, allowing two runs on four hits while striking out four to pick up the win. The Royals start a three-game series against Oakland tonight.
Funeral services for Edgar Marion Reeves Sr. of Edgar Springs, age 58, will be held Tuesday at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be held tonight from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Rocky Ford Cemetery with full military honors. Memorials may be made to the Rocky Ford Cemetery.
Funeral services for Barbara Nelson of Salem, age 75, will be held Tuesday at 2:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be from noon until time of service. Interment will be in the Patterson Cemetery in Dent County.
Funeral services for Bonnie Elizabeth Riley of Springfield and formerly of St. James, age 24, will be held Wednesday at 11:00 at the Highway E Church of Christ in Rolla. Visitation will be tonight from 4:00 to 8:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Interment will be in the Little Prairie Cemetery in St. James. Memorials may be made to the Little Prairie Bible Camp, Wishon Cemetery, or the Riley family.
Funeral services for Archie Myrl Asbridge of Salem, age 80, will be held Thursday at 2:00 at the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis with full military honors. Visitation will be held Wednesday night from 6:00 to 8:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem.
Funeral service for Larry L. Cape of Salem, Illinois, age 71, will be held Saturday at 1:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 11:00 until service time. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Shiner’s Children’s Hospital.