Brady Floyd gave up two hits in five innings and Kyle Lea went 3-3, scored three times and had an RBI as Salem blanked Mountain View-Liberty, 12-0. Skyler Johnson had two hits, scored twice and drove in three runs while Jonah Schafer had two hits, scored two times and drove in two runs to lead Salem’s attack. The Tigers are now 10-3 on the year and 5-1 in the SCA. They will play in the Potosi Tournament on Saturday at 3:00 and 5:30.
Brian Elliott posted 24 saves as St. Louis grabbed a commanding lead with a 2-1 win over St. Louis in this Western Conference quarterfinal series. Andy McDonald and B.J. Crombeen each scored a goal while Patrik Berglund and David Perron posted two assists apiece for the Blues. The Blues now lead the series 3-1 and look to eliminate San Jose in Game 5, which will be held Saturday night at 6:30. You’ll be able to hear that game on KSMO joined in progress following the Cardinal game.
Three different Reds homered in support of a strong outing from Bronson Arroyo, and Cincinnati averted a three-game sweep by doubling up the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-3, at Busch Stadium. Adam Wainwright (0-3) gave up four runs on seven hits in five frames for St. Louis, which had its winning streak snapped at four games. Matt Holliday hit a three run homer in defeat. The Cardinals will start a three-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates tonight at 5:30 and you can hear it on KSMO.
The Kansas City Royals had the day off yesterday but will start a four-game series with the Toronto Blue Jays tonight.
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 tonight 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 James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be held Sunday from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Kessinger Clinic in Rolla.
Memorial services for Donald Eugene Hood of Salem, age 86, will be held Monday at 2:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem with Full Military Honors.
Funeral services for Kevin Scott Atkinson of Salem, age 48, will be Tuesday at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel. Visitation will be Monday from 6:00 to 8:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel. Interment will be in the New Harmony Cemetery.
Funeral services for Junior Gene Jones of St. James, age 82, will be held Wednesday at 11:00 at the St. Anthony Catholic Church in Rosati. Visitation will be Tuesday night from 6:00 to 8:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James with the rosary service at 6:00.
Memorial services for Violet Holland formerly of Salem, age 66, will be held Saturday, April 28 at 1:00 at the Gladden Empire Cemetery. A dinner will follow the service at the Gladden Community Center. Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army or the American Cancer Society.