National League

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Shelby Miller delivers a pitch in the second inning against the New York Mets at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on May 15, 2013.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

HRABE: Shelby’s In Good Company

Miller’s magnificent start might not be as evident nationally.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/16/2013

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

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals looks on from the dugout before the start of the Nationals game against the Colorado Rockies at Nationals Park on July 7, 2012 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper, Michael Bourn Added to NL All-Stars

Manager Tony LaRussa picks injury replacements for Giancarlo Stanton & Ian Desmond.

07/07/2012

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

Manager Tony LaRussa #10 of the St. Louis Cardinals looks on from the dugout against the Cincinnati Reds at Busch Stadium on September 5, 2010 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Cardinals beat the Reds 4-2.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

LaRussa Already Pondering All-Star Roster

Retired Cardinals manager will add to fan selections for National League’s entry in July 10 classic.

06/24/2012

Los Angeles Dodgers v Arizona Diamondbacks

Kemp Hopes to be Healthy for All-Star Game

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/21/2012

Wagner 3

Baseball Card Sets $$$$$ Record

The Honus Wagner card was sold for one-million, 232-thousand, 466 dollars.

04/20/2012

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

St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa checks his lineup card during a game against the Chicago Cubs at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on September 25, 2011.  St. Louis won the game 3-2.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

LaRussa To Manage National League In 2012 All-Star Game

This will mark the second time that a retired manager will lead an All-Star squad. Hall of Fame manager John McGraw retired following the 1932 season and managed the N.L. squad in the first Midsummer Classic in 1933.

01/24/2012

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