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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Mid-America sports news from The Associated Press

DENVER (AP) - Adam Wainwright kept up his mastery of the Rockies by scattering three hits over seven innings, Tommy Pham hit a two-run homer and the St. Louis Cardinals beat Colorado 3-0 on Saturday night. Wainwright (5-3) struck out six and retired the last 10 batters he faced. Yadier Molina extended his hitting streak to 16 games with a run-scoring single in the third. Seung Hwan Oh pitched the ninth for his 11th save in 13 chances.

CLEVELAND (AP) - Mike Moustakas homered on Saturday to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 5-2. Alcides Escobar added a two-run double for the Royals, who entered Saturday with an AL-worst record of 20-27. Indians starter Danny Salazar took the loss after giving up four runs in five-plus innings.

CLEVELAND (AP) - Royals manager Ned Yost and first baseman Eric Hosmer were ejected in the first inning of Saturday's game against the Indians. Hosmer was ejected after shouting and waving his hand at third base umpire David Rackley after Rackley ruled Hosmer had struck out. Yost was tossed soon after he left the dugout.

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) - Goalie Tim Howard notched his 24th MLS shutout on Saturday night in the Colorado Rapids' 1-0 win over Sporting Kansas City. Kortne Ford scored his first career goal for Colorado. Sporting KC fell to 6-4-4 on the season.

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