The Salem Baseball tigers Tournament scheduled for this past weekend was rained out. They will attempt to schedule the tournament at a later date. The Tigers will face SCA foe Mountain Grove today starting at 4:30 at the Salem High School Baseball Complex. You can hear that game on KSMO Radio and online at www.ksmoradio.com. Salem enters the game with a 7-2 record and 3-0 in the SCA.
The Salem Golf Team will be at Potosi this morning at 8:00 while the Salem Tennis Team will be hosting the Mountain View Liberty Eagles at 4:00. The Salem Track Teams will be in action today at Steelville starting at 3:30.
Albert Pujols belted a pair of homers and drove in five runs, as St. Louis hammered Milwaukee, 10-2. Braden Looper (2-1) got the win by giving up just five hits and two runs in six innings. Ryan Franklin, Brad Thompson and Randy Flores each tossed one shutout inning of relief. Chris Duncan added a career-high four hits, including his third homer of the season, and a pair of runs scored for the Cardinals, who won at home for the first time in five games this season. Adam Kennedy and Yadier Molina had two hits apiece, and Preston Wilson scored three times. The Cardinals will host Pittsburgh for a two-game set starting tonight at 7:00 after Salem Baseball.
Sunday's game between the Kansas City Royals and the Baltimore Orioles was postponed due to heavy rain. No makeup date was immediately scheduled. The Royals will be at Detroit tonight.
Major League Baseball Scores:
Cleveland 2, Chicago White Sox 1
Toronto 2, Detroit 1
Tampa Bay 6, Minnesota 4
Seattle 14, Texas 6
Oakland 5, NY Yankees 4
Atlanta 8, Florida 4
Cincinnati 1, Chicago Cubs 0
Arizona 6, Colorado 4
LA Dodgers 9, San Diego 3
LA Angels at Boston, Pstpned, rain
Washington at NY Mets, Pstpned, rain
Houston at Philadelphia, Pstpnd, rain
San Francisco at Pittsburgh (DH), Pstpnd, rain
Kansas City Chiefs guard Will Shields announced his retirement from the NFL on Sunday. The 35-year-old Shields missed just one game over his career, and that was during his rookie campaign in 1993 with the Chiefs.
Funeral services for Lawrence E. Terrill of Salem, age 89, will be held at 1:00 today at the Dent County Memorial Chapel in Salem. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Memorials services for Ran Nagel, age 74, and Wendy Nagel, age 64, will be held Tuesday morning at 9:00 at the First Baptist Church in Salem. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gideon Bibles as requested by the family and cards are available at the Wilson Mortuary of Salem.
Funeral services for Thelma ”Blye” Hutchings of Desloge, formerly of Salem, age 90, will be held Tuesday morning at 10:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 tonight. Interment will be in the Oak Grove Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri. Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
Graveside services for Ranier Patrick of Salem, age 31, will be held Tuesday morning at 11:00 in the Zion Cemetery with Reverend Casey Reed officiating. Visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 at the Fox Funeral Home in Licking.