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Cardinals get blanked by Cubs 5-0

CHICAGO (AP) — Jake Arrieta almost certainly won’t win a second straight NL Cy Young Award. He likely won’t be the No. 1 or 2 postseason pitcher for the loaded Chicago Cubs, either. Arrieta showed Friday he


Royals get swept by Indians with 5-2 loss Thursday

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Santana’s three-run homer pushed the Cleveland Indians to a 5-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night and nearer to their first AL Central championship since 2007. Santana’s shot in the


Griffon women’s tennis falls at Quincy 5-4

QUINCY, Ill – The Missouri Western Women’s Tennis team fell to Quincy University 5-4 in a dual.  For the second straight week, the dual would be decided in the #1 singles match. Quincy University jumped out to


Northwest volleyball sweeps Truman State Tuesday

By David Boyce MARYVILLE, Mo. – In Northwest Missouri State’s 25-19, 25-23, 25-20 victory over Truman State Tuesday evening at Bearcat Arena, the players showed the traits of why they earned a spot in the American Volleyball