Jon Lester retired 12 straight at one point Monday and the Boston Red Sox scored twice in the seventh to take a pivotal 3-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Adam Wainwright fanned 10 over seven frames and was charged with three runs on eight hits and one walk. The series shifts back to Boston for Game 6 on Wednesday, with Michael Wacha squaring off against John Lackey in a rematch of Game 2 won by the Cardinals rookie. You’ll be able to hear the game on KSMO at 6:00.
Seattle's defense came up with a goal-line stand in the final seconds, which allowed the Seahawks to sneak out of St. Louis with a 14-9 victory. The Rams and veteran backup Kellen Clemens, who made his 13th career NFL start, started from their own 3-yard line with 5:42 to play. Clemens led St. Louis down to the Seattle 1-yard line. Rams running back Daryl Richardson was stopped on third down, and Clemens followed with an incomplete pass to Brian Quick as time expired. Clemens was called into duty after Sam Bradford suffered a torn ACL. He connected on 15- of-31 passes for 158 yards and two interceptions. The Rams will host the Tennessee Titans this Sunday at noon.
The St. Louis Blues will host the Winnipeg Jets tonight at the Scottrade Center. The Blues are 6-1-2 on the year and you can hear the game on KSMO Radio 1340 AM starting at 6:30.
Funeral services for Howard Eugene Adair of Rolla, age 86, will be held Wednesday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Visitation will be tonight from 5:00 to 7:00. Interment will be in the Rolla City Cemetery with full military honors.
Funeral services for Doris Ann Cottrell of Davisville, age 67, will be held Thursday at11:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Maple Grove Cemetery in Dillard.
Funeral services for Mary Frances Rogers of Rolla, age 75, will be held Friday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Visitation will be Thursday from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Rolla City Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Ridgeview Christian Church or the Gasconade Christian Service Camp.
Funeral services for Jack Reese Lewis, Jr. of Salem, age 55, will be held Saturday at 12:00 (noon) at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 11:00 until service time. Interment will be in the Pine Lawn Cemetery in Houston. Memorials may be made to the family.
Memorial services for Veda R. Dowd of Rolla will be held privately at a later date with family and friends. All arrangements are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla.
Memorial service for Gary M. Broyles of Rolla will be held Sunday, November 17th at 2:00 at the Conference Center at the Comfort Suites in Rolla. Memorials may be made to the Vineyard Christian Fellowship. All arrangements are under the direction of the James & Gahr Mortuary in Rolla.