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Kenrick, Corbin power Nationals to 6-2 win over Cardinals

Sep. 17, 2019 11:57 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Howie Kendrick finished a double shy of hitting for a cycle, Patrick Corbin pitched six strong innings, and the Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-2 Tuesday night. St. Louis maintained its two-game lead in the NL Central over the second-place Chicago Cubs, who lost to...

LEADING OFF: Scherzer vs Wainwright in St. Louis

Sep. 17, 2019 9:30 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: TWO GOOD ONES Max Scherzer faces Adam Wainwright as the Nationals and Cardinals finish their pivotal series in St. Louis. Washington is fighting for position in the wild-card race while St. Louis is looking to hold off Chicago and Milwaukee for the NL...

Hall of Fame manager Whitey Herzog recovering from stroke

Sep. 17, 2019 8:16 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hall of Fame manager Whitey Herzog is recovering from a minor stroke. The 87-year-old Herzog became ill Monday at his charity golf tournament at Forest Hills Country Club in suburban St. Louis. The Cardinals say Herzog is "currently resting and doing well." The team provided an update on...

Woman given probation in fatal crash that killed officer

Sep. 17, 2019 6:09 PM EDT

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis woman was sentenced to two years of probation after a wreck that killed a Bellefontaine Neighbors police sergeant in 2015. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports 36-year-old Latonia Waites pleaded guilty to careless and imprudent driving in the death of 53-year-old Sgt. Peggy...

Officer shoots at suspect in mall parking garage

Sep. 17, 2019 5:36 PM EDT

DES PERES, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in suburban St. Louis are searching for two suspects who assaulted a mall store's manager, leading to an officer-involved shooting in the mall parking garage. There are no reports of injuries. Des Peres police were called Tuesday afternoon about a shoplifting incident at...

Worker killed at St. Louis tunnel construction site

Sep. 17, 2019 5:15 PM EDT

SHREWSBURY, Mo. (AP) — Officials say a worker has been killed at a construction site in suburban St. Louis. Metropolitan Sewer District spokesman Sean Hadley says a crane struck the worker around 3 a.m. Tuesday in Shrewsbury as crews work around the clock on a nearly 4 mile-long (6.4 kilometer) tunnel to...

2nd man charged in death of St. Louis 15-year-old

Sep. 17, 2019 3:00 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A second suspect is now charged in the shooting death of a 15-year-old St. Louis boy. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Brian Lee Potter was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the Aug. 25 death of Sentonio Cox. Sentonio is among at least 11 St....

St. Louis officer sues over beating by colleagues

Sep. 17, 2019 2:09 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis police officer is suing the city and the police department, claiming he was violently beaten by colleagues while working undercover during a protest. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Tuesday that Luther Hall's lawsuit mirrors allegations made by federal prosecutors in the...

St. Louis area masseur charged with sexual assault

Sep. 17, 2019 9:52 AM EDT

ST. PETERS, Mo. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis masseur has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman. Xing Wu Zhang was charged Monday with two counts of second-degree sodomy. He's being held on a $50,000, cash only bond. No attorney is listed for him in online court records. KSDK-TV reports that...

Ozuna's 4 RBIs, throw to plate lift Cards over Nats 4-2

Sep. 17, 2019 12:28 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dakota Hudson is a big fan of Marcell Ozuna's arm. Ozuna drove in four runs and threw out a runner at home plate from left field, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Washington Nationals 4-2 on Monday night. "That's the second one he's had for me this year," Hudson said of Ozuna's...