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  • OF Gordon goes free after $23M option declined by Royals Posted on 4 November 2019 at 1:26pm

    KANSAS CITY (AP) — The Royals have declined their half of Alex Gordon's $23 million mutual option for 2020, allowing the outfielder to become a free agent.

    Gordon had exercised his part of the option but was allowed to go free Saturday. He will receive a $4 million buyout, completing a $72 million, four-year contract he agreed to in January 2016.

  • Missouri Sports Hall of Fame honor 20 in Class of 2019 Posted on 3 November 2019 at 7:11pm

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Sports honored 20 people in the Class of 2019 on Sunday, including KOMU 8's own Chris Gervino.

    The sports broadcaster, who joined KOMU 8 in 2000, was honored for his 31-year career, including his work with the Mizzou Tigers, as well as with KOMU, KMIZ and KFRU.

  • Chiefs defeat Vikings on last second field goal Posted on 3 November 2019 at 6:16pm

    KANSAS CITY - In a game of exchanging blows, the Kansas City Chiefs came out on top over the Minnesota Vikings 26-23.

    The Chiefs began the scoring off with a touchdown, but the Vikings responded with a touchdown on their next drive.

  • Ryan O'Reilly lifts Blues past Wild in overtime Posted on 2 November 2019 at 11:32pm

    ST. PAUL - The St. Louis Blues defeated the Minnesota Wild, 4-3, in an overtime thriller Saturday night.

    Both teams found the back of the net early and often. Minnesota struck first, scoring two minutes into the game. St. Louis would respond just two minutes later on a Mackenzie MacEachern goal assisted by Colton Parayko. 

  • Friday Night Fever Week 10: High school football photos and videos [embedded content] Posted on 1 November 2019 at 7:30pm

    COLUMBIA - The Tolton Trailblazers play against the Hallsville Indians tonight for this Friday Night Fever’s Week 10 Game of the Week. Tonight is the first round of playoffs for Missouri’s high school football teams.  

    Last season, Hallsville only had three wins, but now under Justin Conyers the new head coach, they are heading into the first round of the playoffs with a 7-2 record. Hallsville won against Tolton 40-0 for Week 1 of Friday Night Fever. The Trailblazers average 62.3 rushing yards a game while the Indians running back, Cooper Crane, has officially passed Hallsville’s High School career rushing record with more than 3000 yards in his varsity career.  

  • Tigers end season with a loss to Mississippi State 4-2 Posted on 31 October 2019 at 11:37pm

    COLUMBIA - The Tigers hosted the Mississippi State Bulldogs Thursday night for Senior night and the season finale.

    The seniors for Missouri included defenders Anna Frick, Peyton Joseph and Izzy Coulter, midfielder Madison Lewis and star forward Sarah Luebbert.

  • Nationals win first World Series title with the help from a former Mizzou pitcher Posted on 31 October 2019 at 6:05pm

    HOUSTON - Former Mizzou pitcher, Max Scherzer, started for the Washington Nationals in game seven of the World Series against the Houston Astros.

    Scherzer pitched five innings with 103 pitches, two runs, seven hits, four walks, and seven strikeouts. 

  • Kansas City Royals hire Mike Matheny as manager Posted on 31 October 2019 at 1:08pm

    KANSAS CITY (AP) — The Kansas City Royals hired Mike Matheny on Thursday, bringing in a manager who took the cross-state Cardinals to the World Series six years ago before a three-season swoon cost him his job.

    The 49-year-old Matheny went 591-474 with the Cardinals from 2012-18 and was the first manager to reach the postseason his first four seasons. The Cardinals reached the World Series in 2013, losing to the Boston Red Sox, but Matheny was fired in July 2018 as the team was headed toward a third straight season out of the playoffs.

  • Missouri volleyball falls to Florida in close match Posted on 30 October 2019 at 11:48pm

    COLUMBIA - The Florida Gators came out on top in a close 3-2 win over the Missouri Tigers on Wednesday.

    Wins were split between the teams in the first two sets. The tension picked up in the third set when the offenses drove the winning score up to 29-27.

  • Blues take first matchup against Minnesota Posted on 30 October 2019 at 11:18pm

    ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues defeated the Minnesota Wild, 2-1 on Wednesday in their first matchup this season.

    The Blues were missing their star forward, Vladimir Tarasenko, who is on a five month recovery from his shoulder surgery on Tuesday. Despite his absence, St. Louis dominated on the ice.