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Goldschmidt homers, Woodruff hurt, Cards beat Brewers 4-2

May. 28, 2022 00:47 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt homered to extend his hitting streak to 18 games and lead the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Friday night. Dakota Hudson was pulled after 4 2/3 innings with the bases loaded in the fifth, after allowing five hits and four...

Helm scores late, Avalanche beat Blues 3-2 to win series

May. 28, 2022 00:27 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Colorado coach Jared Bednar had been looking for a little extra aggressiveness from veteran center Darren Helm. Bednar got his wish on Friday night. Helm scored with 5.6 seconds left and Darcy Kuemper stopped 18 shots as the Avalanche finished off...

Brewers RHP Woodruff leaves game with ankle discomfort

May. 27, 2022 22:30 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers right-hander Brandon Woodruff left a start Friday night against the St. Louis Cardinals with right ankle discomfort. Woodruff was warming up to pitch the bottom of the fifth when catcher Omar Návarez summoned the team's training staff to the...

Cops investigate swastika painted on Black Missouri church

May. 27, 2022 14:17 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A black swastika was painted on the outside wall of an historically Black church in southwestern Missouri and police are investigating the vandalism as a hate crime. Pitts Chapel United Methodist Church in Springfield reported that the swastika was spray...

Judge orders St. Louis County to pay $300K for police search

May. 27, 2022 12:44 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal judge has ordered St. Louis County to pay $300,000 to two people who sued after police barged into their home six years ago with guns drawn and without a warrant. A final judgment in the case was entered Thursday against the county, ordering it to pay...

Woman accused of leaving 4 dogs to die in hot car in Florida

May. 27, 2022 07:33 AM EDT

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A 25-year-old Missouri woman is accused of leaving four dogs locked in a hot car while she had lunch in a central Florida restaurant, police said. The woman, who was visiting the area from Gainesville, Missouri, was arrested Thursday evening on charges...

Hader 37th straight scoreless appearance, Brews beat Cards

May. 27, 2022 00:20 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Josh Hader escaped a ninth-inning jam in his 37th straight scoreless appearance and the Milwaukee Brewers held off the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 Thursday night for their third straight win. Tyrone Taylor drove in a run for the seventh game game in a row and Luis...

Today in History: May 27, Queen Mary's maiden voyage

May. 27, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, May 27, the 147th day of 2022. There are 218 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On May 27, 1935, the U.S. Supreme Court, in Schechter Poultry Corp. v. United States, unanimously struck down the...

Driver sought in pedestrian fatality following police chase

May. 26, 2022 14:38 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City are searching for a driver of a stolen pickup truck they say fatally hit a pedestrian as it fled from officers. The chase began Wednesday afternoon on Kansas City’s east side when officers spotted the stolen pickup and tried to pull...

LEADING OFF: Yankees open series vs Rays without Stanton

May. 26, 2022 01:26 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around baseball today: ___ SEASON’S GREETINGS Minus injured slugger Giancarlo Stanton, the ailing New York Yankees open a four-game series at Tampa Bay — the first meeting this year between the heated AL East rivals. ...