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St. Louis drops series finale at Milwaukee 3-1

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kirk Nieuwenhuis homered and Matt Garza pitched into the eighth inning, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night, ending a six-game losing streak. Nieuwenhuis belted


Big 12 extends contract with Valero Alamo Bowl

The Big 12 Conference has established a new agreement with the Valero Alamo Bowl to extend the existing relationship through 2025. The six-year extension, which starts in 2019, will ensure the Valero Alamo Bowl continues to feature


Chiefs safety Eric Berry signs franchise tender

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs safety Eric Berry signed his franchise tender and reported to camp Sunday, though he is almost certain to miss Kansas City’s preseason finale against Green Bay this week. Berry was given


St. Louis drops second straight to Oakland

ST. LOUIS (AP) — First Stephen Vogt delivered the lineup card to the umpires. Then he connected for a three-run home run that helped the Oakland Athletics beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-4 Sunday. Khris Davis also