The Salem Golf team finished tied for 10th out of 19 teams Tuesday in the Seymour Tournament held in Marshfield while shooting a 378. Ben Adams received a medal and was tied for 13th overall with an 85. Other Salem Scores were: Adam Wood 93, Dylan Sisco 97, Alan Benowitz 103, and C.J. Davison 106 which did not count towards the total. Salem will play this morning at St. James in the Tiger Invitational.
Carlos Beltran hit a solo home run in the first and David Freese added a two-run shot in the sixth and the Cardinals beat the Reds, 3-1, in the second test of a three-game set at Great American Ball Park Tuesday. Kyle Lohse (2-0), only gave up one run on four hits and one walk over six innings. Jason Motte struck out one in a perfect bottom of the ninth to record his second save of the year. The Cards look to sweep the series today and you’ll be able to hear that game on KSMO Radio starting with the pre-game show at 11:00 this morning.
Danny Duffy pitched six innings of one-hit ball in a steady rain and the Kansas City Royals earned a 3-0 win over the Oakland Athletics in the middle test of a three-game set at the Coliseum. A delay of 40-plus minutes preceded the start of the game, and the rain continued to fall throughout the night. The game was called with two outs in the top of the eighth inning when the conditions become more adverse. Duffy (1-0) walked four and struck out eight. Billy Butler and Jeff Francoeur each had two hits and scored a run for the Royals. The Royals and A’s play again this afternoon.
Funeral services for Bonnie Elizabeth Riley of Springfield and formerly of St. James, age 24, will be held today at 11:00 at the Highway E Church of Christ in Rolla. 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. All arrangements are under the direction of the James & Gahr Mortuary in St. James.
Funeral services for Frank Gittemeier of Salem, age 80, will be held Thursday at 1:00 at the Cedar Grove Cemetery. All arrangements are under the direction of the Dent County Memorial Chapel.
Graveside 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 tonight from 6:00 to 8:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem.
Funeral services for Murna Mae “Sally” Raulston of Salem, age 82, will be held Friday at 10:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be Thursday from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Salem Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship.
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.
A memorial service for Ernest Darrell Shackelford formerly of St. James, age 56, will be held Saturday at 3:00 at the First Baptist Church in Buffalo. All arrangements are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James.