Sports Top Stories

Springfield Cardinals

Cardinals shine as North All-Stars blow out South All-Stars, 9-4

With eight Springfield Cardinals on the team, the North Division blew past the South Division, 9-4, in the 2015 Texas League All-Star Game before 7,370 fans at Whataburger Field in Corpus Christi, Texas on Tuesday night. 

Royals Cain Drop

Keuchel dominate again to help Astros shut out Royals 4-0

Dallas Keuchel allowed seven hits in eight innings to lead the Houston Astros a 4-0 win over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.

Booher: Hazelbaker thriving after release

Not long ago, minor league outfielder Jeremy Hazelbaker was facing a career crossroads.

1 Awards: Johnson preps for steeplechase with UMKC

Nixa’s recent graduate Marcus Johnson capped his high school career as one of the area’s fastest runners, and he’s only focused on getting faster.

1 Awards: Two-time nominee Kroutil keeps busy with USTA

While some children become inspired by their parents, coaches, friends or professionals to pursue a sport, it was the outfit that got Emily Kroutil hooked on tennis.

1 Awards: 3-sporter Vaught dabbles in archery

Crane guard is one of area's top all-around players.


Altuve helps Astros to 6-1 win over Royals

Chris Carter and Jose Altuve homered to back a solid start by rookie Lance McCullers, and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Monday night.

One day at a time, Cardinals putting up enviable record

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mike Matheny has zero interest in scanning the daily statistics that show just how efficiently the St. Louis Cardinals have dealt with the opposition.

5 Royals lead in All-Star voting, balloting ends Thursday

NEW YORK (AP) — Toronto third baseman Josh Donaldson and Seattle designated hitter Nelson Cruz have moved ahead in fan voting for starting spots in the All-Star Game, leaving five Kansas City Royals still in the lead.

Sports Anchors

National Sports Headlines

View More
9 areas are now under advisories, watches or severe weather warnings.