The Salem Tigers Baseball game with Sullivan yesterday was rained out and no makeup date was indicated. Today, the Tigers are scheduled to face the West Plains Zizzers at 4:30 at the Salem High School Baseball Field Complex. If played, you can hear the game on KSMO radio and on-line at www.ksmoradio.com.
The Salem Tiger Baseball Tournament that was scheduled for April 13th and 14th has been rescheduled for this Saturday. Licking, Iberia and St. James will participate in the tournament starting tomorrow morning at high school baseball field complex.
Tonight, the St. Louis Cardinals will host the Houston Astros starting at 7:00. The Cardinals have lost five in a row and have lost all their games since the death of Josh Hancock. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio tonight.
Ross Gload went 4-for-4 with two runs batted in and three runs scored as the Kansas City Royals closed out a four- game set with the LA Angels of Anaheim with a 5-2 win at Kauffman Stadium. Billy Butler had two hits and drove in a run and John Buck and Tony Pena each had an RBI for the Royals, who took the last two games after dropping the first two contests in the series. Gil Meche (3-1) was solid in the start as he was charged with just two runs on two hits with a walk and six strikeouts in seven innings of work. Brandon Duckworth pitched a flawless eighth inning and Joakim Soria got his fifth save pitching the ninth inning. Kansas City continues its 10-game home stand as it will host Detroit for a three-game series starting tonight.
The Kansas City Royals placed outfielder Reggie Sanders on the 15-day disabled list with a tear in his left hamstring. Sanders, who leads the Royals with a .367 batting average, suffered the injury while running the bases after hitting a double against the Angels on Wednesday. Kansas City recalled outfielder Shane Costa from Triple-A Omaha to take his spot.
NBA Playoff Scores:
Golden State 111, Dallas 86
(Warriors win series, 4-2)
Utah Jazz 94, Houston Rockets 82
(Series tied, 3-3)
NHL Playoff Score:
Anaheim 2, Vancouver 1
(Ducks win series, 4-1)
Funeral services for Wayne Alan Ragan of Salem, age 44, will be held Saturday at 1:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be tonight from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery.
Funeral services for Rancy Prier of Licking, age 89 will be held Saturday at 2:00 at the Licking Untied Methodist Church. Visitation will be tonight from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Shafer Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Licking United Methodist Church. All arrangements are under the direction of the Fox Chapel in Licking.
A Memorial Service for Peggy Worlow, of Raymondville, age 46, will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 at the Fox Chapel in Licking. Visitation will be 10:00 until time of service.
Funeral services for Oscar Dean Hubbs of licking, age 74, will be held Sunday at 2:00 at the Fox Chapel in licking with Reverend Steve Floyd officiating. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 Saturday. Interment will be in the Mt. loive Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the St. Judes Children Hospital.