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Sports Verdict: Which Team Has A Better Shot At Making The Playoffs? Pirates Vs. Orioles

Both the Baltimore Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates are enjoying quality seasons midway through this year. With each team presenting a legitimate threat to make the playoffs in their respective leagues, the question is, which is most likely to achieve that goal?

07/25/2013

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Sports Verdict: Which Team Has The Better All-Star Game Roster? AL Vs. NL

With the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?

07/11/2013

First baseman Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim tosses the ball to first for an out during the fifth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on April 27, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Cardinals Announce 2013 Regular Season Schedule

The Cardinals will travel to Los Angeles to play the Angels July 2-4, marking the team’s first contests against former Cardinal Albert Pujols.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–09/12/2012

National League All-Stars Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants, Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers and Carlos Beltran #3 of the St. Louis Cardinals score on a three-run triple by Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants in the first inning during the 83rd MLB All-Star Game at Kauffman Stadium on July 10, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Giant Blowout: NL Routs AL 8-0 in All-Star Game

Flashing their bright orange spikes and booming bats, the San Francisco sluggers keyed a five-run blitz against Justin Verlander in the first inning that sent the National League to an 8-0 romp over the American League.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/10/2012

St. Louis Cardinals David Freese gets the ground ball as he prepares to throw out Milwaukee Brewers Carlos Gomez in the third inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on April 29, 2012. Milwaukee won the game 3-2.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Freese Wins Final All-Star Vote

A baseball superstar since his heroic performance on the diamond during the playoffs last October, the 2011 NLCS and World Series MVP gives the Redbirds a total of five representatives next week at Kansas City.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/05/2012

St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa talks with reporters in the team clubhouse after he has agreed to a one year contract to manage the team for the 2011 season, in St. Louis on October 19, 2010. LaRussa has been the Cardinals manager since 1996. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

La Russa, Washington Fidget with All-Star Lineups

“You couldn’t write a bad lineup. These guys are all stars,” La Russa said. “But just to play around and see what the different combinations are, someone has to hit seventh, eighth and ninth, and that’s a difficult thing with these guys.”

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/05/2012

Sports Open Line

Sports Open Line: Jim Thomas, MLB Preview & Cliff Floyd

It’s finally baseball time. Kevin Wheeler gives his final preview thoughts before the 2012 St. Louis Cardinals season begins on Wednesday in Miami against the Marlins. He also talks some Rams football with Jim Thomas.

04/03/2012

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