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Alex Degman
September 03, 2019 - 9:54 am
CHICAGO (KMOX) - The Illinois Lottery says it contributed a record amount of money to local school districts – with $731,250,000 contributed to the Common School Fund in the fiscal year 2019. Spokesman Jason Schaumburg says that's a nearly two percent increase over the previous year and a good...
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August 28, 2019 - 9:07 am
MILWAUKEE (KMOX/AP) - Did you think that thumb injury which kept Yadier Molina sidelined for more than a month was going slow the seemingly ageless 37-year-old down this year? Because it hasn't. The St. Louis Cardinals catcher had a historic Tuesday night in Milwaukee , breaking a tie he held with...
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August 14, 2019 - 9:07 am
(KMOX) - Taking nothing away from what 23-year-old Jack Flaherty is currently doing for the St. Louis Cardinals , but this is the perfect opportunity to salute Hall of Famer Bob Gibson and put his performance during the summer of 1968 into perspective. In Tuesday night's win for St. Louis in Kansas...
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St. Louis Cardinals' Paul DeJong hits a solo home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Jose Osuna during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, July 24, 2019. It was DeJong's third home run of the game. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
July 29, 2019 - 8:42 am
It's easy to become desensitized to all the big home run numbers these days. Still, this past week was pretty special. Related: THREE DEEP: Paul DeJong launches 3 homers as Cardinals beat Pirates 14-8 Robinson Canó, Paul DeJong, Nelson Cruz and Mookie Betts each hit three homers in a game — and...
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July 09, 2019 - 2:14 pm
(KMOX/AP) - In the middle of a Major League Baseball season that has seen home runs being hit at a record pace, commissioner Rob Manfred is denying rumors that balls have been changed to create more offense. Batters have hit 3,691 homers in 1,345 games, on pace to hit 6,669 over the full season...
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July 09, 2019 - 5:19 am
Today is the day we will always remember Jeff Fisher, the former head coach of the St. Louis Rams.
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May 30, 2019 - 10:15 am
MONROE COUNTY, Ill. (KMOX) - Some residents in Monroe County might have to leave their homes if the Mississippi River rises to its expected crest. The Mississippi River is forecast to hit 46 feet in St. Louis on Tuesday, which would the be the second-highest crest in recorded history. That would...
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March 20, 2019 - 8:53 am
Officials in New York we're immediately sure if the 15-pound, 5-ounce baby born last week in an upstate hospital was the biggest ever in the state's history. But the New York Health Department did tell the New York Post , they hadn't seen reports of any newborn that was bigger. Joy Buckley told the...
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February 27, 2019 - 6:01 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. ( WBBM NEWSRADIO/AP ) — The heartwarming, viral story of a man's act of kindness and generosity to a Girl Scout troop has taken a dark turn. The story reported Tuesday of a man who bought out a stand of Girl Scout cookies on Friday in Greenville, South Carolina - spending $540 -...
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