Signups for the 5th and 6th grade Salem Tigers Youth Football will be held Monday at 5;00 at the Al Brown Fields Pavillion. Rural 5th and 6th graders are welcome. For more information, call Chris at 626-1300 or Craig at 729-7177.
Chris Duncan belted a grand slam and Albert Pujols added a three-run homer as the St. Louis Cardinals routed the Chicago Cubs, 11-1, in the finale of a three-game set at Busch Stadium. Pujols tied a season high with five RBI and Scott Rolen hit a solo homer for the Cardinals, who had lost three of their previous four games. St. Louis starter Braden Looper (8-8) went seven innings, yielding just one run on five hits with two walks and three strikeouts. Looper also drove in a run and scored twice. Chicago starter Jason Marquis (7-6) was tagged for six runs on five hits with four walks and one strikeout over five innings. The Cards begin a four game series with Milwaukee tonight at 7:00 with a day-night doubleheader scheduled for tomorrow and a single game on Sunday. You can hear all the games on KSMO.
Alex Gordon went 3-for-4 with a home run and three runs scored as Kansas City cooled down New York with a 7-0 victory to avoid a four-game sweep at Kauffman Stadium. Kansas City starter Jorge De La Rosa (8-10) pitched 5 1/3 scoreless innings while scattering six hits. He also struck out five and walked two while Zack Greinke and Joakim Soria kept the Yankees off the board to keep the shutout intact. Tony Pena finished 2-for-3 with a triple, two RBI and a run scored for the Royals, who won for just the second time in their last six games. The Royals will host the Texas Rangers this weekend.
Major League Baseball Scores:
Pittsburgh 8, NY Mets 4
Cincinnati 6, Milwaukee 5 (10 inngs)
Washington 7, Philadelphia 6
Houston 7, San Diego 1
San Francisco 4, Atlanta 2
LA Dodgers 5, Colorado 4
Arizona 7, Florida 4
Baltimore 10, Tampa Bay 7
Chicago White Sox 4, Detroit 3
Boston 14, Cleveland 9
Oakland 6, Seattle 2
Funeral services for Violet Mounce of Summersville, age 84, will be held Saturday morning at 10:00 at the Bradford Funeral Home in Summersville. Visitation will be tonight from 6:00 to 9:00. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Funeral services for William Bruce Gorman of Salem, age 66, will be held Saturday at noon at the Dent County Memorial Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be from 10:00 in the morning until service time. Interment will be in the Patterson Cemetery.
Funeral services for Mrgaret Anita Collins of Steelville, age 76, will be held Saturday at 2:00 at the McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. Visitation will be from 10:00 in the morning until service time. Interment will be in the Proffer Cemetery in Crump, Missouri. Local arrangements are under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville.
Graveside services for Michael E. Asher, age 54, of Cedar Hill will be held Monday morning at 11:00 at the Clark Cemetery at Midridge in Bunker. All arrangements are undre the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary.