Former WBC and IBF Light Welterweight champion and former IBF Welterweight Champion, Devon Alexander, throws a ceremonial first pitch before the Washington Nationals - St. Louis Cardinals baseball game at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on June 15, 2014.     UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Devon Alexander Fights Saturday Night

St. Louisan taking on Jesus Soto Karass in Showtime welterweight bout

06/20/2014

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Sports On A Sunday Morning: John Mozeliak, Kevin Demoff, Dan McLaughlin & Highlights of Ron Jacober’s Career

John Mozelaik & Dan McLaughlin on Cardinals, Kevin Demoff on the upcoming draft, Part 3 of the Mike Matheny Show, & a look-back at the career of Ron Jacober

05/04/2014

Former St. Louis Cardinals slugger and member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame Stan Musial, waves to fans during Stan Musial Day at Busch Stadium on October 2, 2010, in St. Louis. Word has come from the White House on November 17, 2010 that Musial will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom in January 2011. Musial, who will be 90 later this week, is one of 14 awarded the Medal of Freedom today. Others include former President George H.W. Bush;  Maya Angelou, poet; Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel; U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga.; John H. Adams, co-founder of the Natural Resources Defense Council; Warren Buffet, investor and philanthropist; Jasper Johns, artist; Dr. Tom Little, U.S. ophthalmologist murdered in Afghanistan; Yo-Yo Ma, musician; Sylvia Mendez, civil rights activist; Bill Russell, former NBA player; Jean Kennedy Smith, former ambassador; and John Sweeney, former AFL-CIO president.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt/FILES

Musial Atop List of Sports Legends Lost in 2013

St. Louis native Earl Weaver, the Rams’ Deacon Jones, and Jacksonville Ill. native Ken Norton also passed away.

12/31/2013

Shawn Porter  punches Devon Alexander during their IBF welterweight title fight at the Barclays Center on December 7, 2013 in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Devon Alexander Loses IBF Title Fight

Shawn Porter beat the St. Louisan by unanimous decison, Saturday night, in New York.

12/08/2013

Devon Alexander talks with reporters during a training session in preparation for his upcoming fight against Shawn Porter at Gleason's Gym on December 3, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Devon Alexander To Defend Title

St. Louis native goes toe-to-toe with Shawn Porter on Saturday for IBF Welterweight belt

12/04/2013

Former heavyweight champion boxer Ken Norton, Sr. in 2006 photo (AFP/Getty/Elizabeth Ruiz)

Former Heavyweight Champ Ken Norton Dies

Boxer grew up in Jacksonville, Illinois.

09/18/2013

Bosch Associate Says He Turned Down MLB’s $125K

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/25/2013

Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates his unanimous decision victory against Robert Guerrero in their WBC welterweight title bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 4, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Mayweather to Face Alvarez on Sept. 14

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Floyd Mayweather will fight young Mexican star Canelo Alvarez on Sept. 14 at the MGM Grand. “I chose my opponent for September 14th and it’s Canelo Alvarez,” Mayweather said Wednesday night […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/30/2013

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