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Fowler drives in 4 runs in Cardinals 9-2 win over Brewers

Aug. 20, 2019 11:51 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dexter Fowler hit a bases-loaded double and drove in four runs, leading the St. Louis Cardinals past the Milwaukee Brewers 9-4 on Tuesday night in the second game of the series between NL Central contenders. Tyler Webb (1-1) earned his first major-league victory with one-third inning of...

Proposed settlement in lawsuit over Rams merchandise gets OK

Aug. 20, 2019 4:24 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A proposed settlement would give St. Louis Rams fans a 25% refund on years of tickets and merchandise they bought before the team announced it was moving to Los Angeles. If approved, the settlement would end a class-action lawsuit that claimed fans would not have purchased Rams-related...

MLS awards expansion franchise to St. Louis for 2022 debut

Aug. 20, 2019 3:04 PM EDT

The prospects of a Major League Soccer franchise ever calling St. Louis home appeared to have died two years ago when voters turned down the use of a business tax to finance a new downtown stadium. Then a new potential ownership group came along. Led by members of the founding family of car rental giant...

Officer accused of misconduct before gas station beating

Aug. 20, 2019 9:22 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Records show that a St. Louis police officer who is under investigation in the beating of another man at a gas station has previously been accused of using excessive force. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the latest issues arose Aug. 8 when a gas station surveillance camera caught...

Man wounded after accidentally entering wrong apartment

Aug. 20, 2019 9:10 AM EDT

BALLWIN, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a man was shot and wounded when he accidentally tried to enter the wrong apartment in suburban St. Louis. St. Louis County police say the shooting happened around 2:35 a.m. Tuesday at an apartment complex in Ballwin, where he was hanging out with friends. Police say he...

Hudson, 2 relievers 1-hit Brewers, Cardinals win 3-0

Aug. 20, 2019 1:11 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dakota Hudson and two relievers combined on a one-hitter, and Paul DeJong homered to lead the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 3-0 Monday night in a series opener between NL Central contenders. Yasmani Grandal's ground-rule double with two outs in the eighth inning off...

Hudson, Cards take no-hit bid into 8th and blank Brewers 3-0

Aug. 20, 2019 12:14 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Only when Dakota Hudson reached the dugout after being removed from the game did he realize something was different. "Guys were giving me hugs instead of handshakes," the St. Louis Cardinals starter said. "I thought, what was going on? I didn't know it was a no-hitter." Hudson and two...

Grandal breaks up Cards' bid for combined no-hitter in 8th

Aug. 19, 2019 10:19 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yasmani Grandal has ended the St. Louis Cardinals' bid for a combined no-hitter against the Milwaukee Brewers with a two-out double in the eighth inning. Dakota Hudson went the first 6 2/3 innings for the Cardinals but was pulled after throwing 111 pitches Monday night. He struck out seven...

Education lacking on Missouri ID law, critics argue in court

Aug. 19, 2019 6:22 PM EDT

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Critics of Missouri's new voter identification law argued in court Monday that election officials hadn't done enough to help residents navigate the changes, countering the secretary of state's position that his 18-month informational campaign "far exceeded" the legal...

Parents of 2 killed during police chase settle lawsuit

Aug. 19, 2019 3:34 PM EDT

PEVELY, Mo. (AP) — The parents or two men killed during a police chase in 2014 have settled lawsuits against the city of Pevely for a total of $347,500. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports a federal judge approved the settlement Monday. Toya Steed, mother of 21-year-old Lavoy Savalas Steed, will receive...