The Cardinals had the day off yesterday and will face the Detroit Tigers tonight starting at 6:00 on KSMO Radio. They will also play tomorrow night at 6:00 and Sunday at noon, all on KSMO.
Scott Elarton gave up four runs on six hits with three walks and a strikeout in 5 1/3 innings, as the Kansas City Royals downed the Oakland Athletics, 7-4, to casually conclude a four-game series that has seen its share of late-inning heroics. Elarton (1-0) got his first win since July 16 at Detroit in his second start of the season after being sidelined due to shoulder surgery. Joakim Soria finished the ninth with a pair of strikeouts for his eighth save of the season. Mike Sweeney finished 2-for-3 and scored two runs with an RBI for the Royals, who took three of four in the set. Mark Teahen went 2-for-4 with an RBI and scored a run in the win, and Paul Phillips drove home a pair. The Royals will be in Colorado tonight to face the Rockies.
NBA Playoff Score:
Detroit 95, Chicago 85
(Detroit wins series, 4-2)
NHL Playoff Score:
Anaheim 5, Detroit 3
(Series tied, 2-2)
Major League Baseball Scores:
Washington 4, Atlanta 3
NY Mets 6, Chicago Cubs 5
Milwaukee 3, Philadelphia 2
Arizona 3, Colorado 1
Pittsburgh 7, Florida 2
San Francisco 2, Houston 1 (12 inngs)
Cleveland 2, Minnesota 0
Boston 2, Detroit 1, Game One
Boston 4,Detroit 2 (Game 2)
Chicago White Sox 4, NY Yankees 1
Tampa Bay 8, Texas 6 (10 inngs)
LA Angels 7, Seattle 3
Funeral services for Thoefilos Demetre Sterigo Hassos of Fenton, age 79, will be held Saturday at 2:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will tonight from 5:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Kids Camp.
Graveside services for Mike Scianna of Salem, age 57, will be held Monday at 12:30 at the New Harmony Cemetery with Military Honors. Visitation will be Monday from 10:00 to Noon at the Wilson Mortuary Chapel. Memorials are suggested to the Scianna Family.
Funeral services for Charles Everett Hasten of Salem will be held Tuesday morning at 11:00 at the Salem Church of Christ. Visitation will be Monday evening from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Memorials can be made to the Salem Church of Christ.
Funeral services for John Stephen (Steve) Risbeck of Rolla, age 72, will be held Wednesday morningm at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Chapel in Rolla. Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 Tueday evening. Interment will be in the Charton Cemetery in Chariton, Iowa. Memorials may be made to the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association.
Memorial services for Russell Eugene Taylor of Rolla, age 75, will be held at a later date. Memorials are suggested to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. All arrangements are under the direction of the James & Gahr Mortuary of Rolla.