The Salem Baseball Tigers will face the Mountain View-Liberty Eagles in SCA play this afternoon at 4:30. Salem enters the game with a 7-3 record and 3-1 in the SCA. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio and on ksmoradio.com.
Jamie Garcia pitched seven strong innings and Rafael Furcal went 4-for-5 with two RBI and a run scored as St. Louis clobbered Cincinnati, 11-1, in the second of a three-game set. Carlos Beltran and Tyler Greene each hit a two-run home run for the Cardinals, who have won four straight. Garcia (2-0) gave up just one run on seven hits with three walks and three strikeouts and added a two-run triple. The Cards go for the sweep today at 12:10 and you can hear it on KSMO.
Prince Fielder drove in the eventual game-winning run in the seventh inning to help the Tigers defeat the Royals, 4-3, to finish off a three-game sweep. Alcides Escobar blasted a two-run homer for the Royals. The Kansas City Royals have the day off today.
The St. Louis Blues will be in San Jose tonight at 9:30 to face the Sharks in Game 4 of the Western Conference Semifinals. The Blues lead the series 2-1 and you can hear it on KSMO.
Funeral services for Roger Dale Floyd of Salem, age 51, will be held today at 2:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be held from 1:00 until 2:00. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery.
Funeral services for James Edwards Richter, Sr. of Salem, age 79, will be held Friday at 2:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be from noon until time of service. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Funeral services for Terry Lee Chasteen of Rolla, age 62, will be held Sunday at 2:00 at the James & Gahr Mortuary in Rolla, with Full Military Honors. Visitation will be Saturday from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Memorials are suggested to the Rolla Gun Club.
Funeral services for Joyce E. Counts of Salem, age 66, will be Monday at 11:00 at the Salem Chapel of the James and Gahr Mortuary. Visitation will be held Sunday from 4:00 to 6:00 at the Chapel. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Kessinger Clinic in Rolla.