Yuniesky Betancourt's run-scoring single in the 10th inning capped the game-winning rally, as Kansas City edged Seattle, 6-4, in the opener of a three-game set at Safeco Field. Billy Butler and Alberto Callaspo each drove in a pair of runs, and David DeJesus finished 2-for-4 with three runs scored for the Royals, who have won four of five. Joakim Soria pitched the bottom of the frame to record his 23rd save, holding down the game for Kyle Farnsworth (2-0), who pitched one clean inning to pick up the victory. The Royals and Mariners play again tonight.
The St. Louis Cardinals will be in Colorado tonight to start a three game series with the Rockies starting at 7:20 on KSMO Radio.
The Salem Lady Tiger Softball Summer Camp will he held July 12th thru 15th and July 19th thru 22nd from 8:00 am to 11:00 am for girl's entering 9th through 12 grades and from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm for girl's entering 6th through 8th grades. The Salem Lady Tiger Softball Summer Camp will be held at the blue field next to the old armory, the cost is $20 per camper and each camper will receive a camp T-shirt. Anyone interested can pickup a form at the Salem High School or call Coach Davison at 729-6641 or 729-4208.
Funeral services for Gary Lee Norris of Valley Park, Missouri, formerly of St. James, age 52, will be held Wednesday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Chapel in St. James. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 today. Interment will be held in the St. James Cemetery.
Funeral services for Betty Gott of Salem, formerly of Ava, age 78, will be held Thursday at 11:00 at the First Baptist Church in Salem. Visitation will be Wednesday at the Church from 5:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the First Baptist Church of Salem or the SBU Salem Campus. All arrangements are under the direction of the Dent County Memorial Chapel in Salem.
Funeral services for Alvina Penning of Cuba, age 84, will be held Thursday at 2:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PMwith a V.F.W. Service at 1:30. Interment will be in the Jefferson Barracks Cemetery in St. Louis.
Funeral services for Gail E. Biggs of Cuba, formerly of Sligo, age 83, will be held Thursday at 2:00 at the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Stone Hill Cemetery in Salem with Full Military Honors. Memorials may be given to the American Lung Association.
Funeral services for Betty Jean Gamblin of Poplar Bluff, formerly of Salem, age 78, will be held Thursday at 200 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be from 100 until service time Thursday. Interment will be in the Union Cemetery in Salem.
Graveside services for Frieda Emily Hamilton of Rolla, age 92, will be held Saturday July the 10th at 11:00 A.M. at Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery in Shannon County, Missouri. Memorials may be made to Timber Volunteer Fire Department. All arrangements are under the direction of the Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel.
A memorial service for Loeta Arlene Crews of Boss, age 74, will be held at a later date. All arrangements are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem.
Funeral services for Burton Eugene Brown of Rolla, formerly of Michigan, age 91, are incomplete at but are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla.
Today and tonight..Partly cloudy with a 20% chance for hunderstorms, high of 92, low of 73.
Wednesday..Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy with a 40% chance for thunderstorms, high near 90.
Wednesday night..Mostly cloudy, low of 72.
Thursday..Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance for rain, high of 88.