Study: more concussions in football game rather than practice

St. Louis Blues visit the White House

Bill backed by Ill. lawmaker, sports organizations would improve student athlete concussion safety

  Jackson man enhances portraits, meets Cardinals players

Washington looks to complete sweep of St. Louis in NLCS

Cardinals bats remain cold after a 8-1 loss to Washington, Nationals lead 3-0

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Pope tweets at saints, but not those Saints - social media goes wild

Washington looks to increase lead to three games in NLCS versus St. Louis

Scherzer pitches another gem for the Nationals after Cardinals fall 3-1 in Game 2, 2-0 Washington lead

College football scores from around the Heartland 10/12

David Freese, former World Series MVP, retires at 36

  Heartland Football Friday featured games 10/11

Nationals beat Cardinals in Game 1 of NLCS

Game 2 will be Saturday, Oct. 12 at 3 p.m. at Busch Stadium.

Ironman Louisville participants react after swim portion of triathlon canceled due to algae

The 112 mile bike ride and the 26.2 mile marathon portions of the event will still take place.

St. Louis will host Washington in the opening game of the NLCS

St. Louis will host Washington in Game 1 of the NLCS

O’Reilly had 4-point game, Blues beat Senators 6-4

David Perron's second goal of the game proved to be the winner as the St. Louis Blues beat the Ottawa Senators 6-4

  Cardinals win NLDS after defeating Braves 13-1 in Game 5

  Fake Nikes worth $2.2 million seized at California port

Braves don’t give out tomahawks after Helsley’s complaint

Dyersburg at Union City high school football game rescheduled

Chiefs’ Hill close to returning while other stars remain out

Atlanta and St. Louis go head-to-head in decisive Game 5 of NLDS

  Molina does it in the 8th and the 10th, Cardinals take Game 4 of the NLDS 5-4

Atlanta is one win away from advancing to the championship series.

Molina makes throat-slashing gesture after NLDS win

Cardinals C Molina makes throat-slashing gesture after hitting game-ending sacrifice fly in NLDS against Braves

Braves LHP Keuchel to start Game 4 of NLDS on short rest

Braves LHP Dallas Keuchel to start Game 4 of NL Division Series on short rest

Colts shut down Mahomes, Chiefs offense in 19-13 victory

Marlon Mack ran for 132 yards, ageless kicker Adam Vinatieri knocked through four field goals, and Indianapolis shut down Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs' vaunted offense in a 19-13 victory

Duvall, Braves rally in 9th, beat Cards 3-1, lead NLDS 2-1

Dansby Swanson hit a tying double with two outs in the ninth inning and Adam Duvall delivered a two-run single as the Atlanta Braves rallied past the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 to take a 2-1 lead in the NL Division Series

Cardinals lose Game 3 of the NLDS against Braves 3-1

Game four is Monday in St. Louis at 2:07 p.m.

Carpenter starting for St. Louis in Game 3 of NLDS

Matt Carpenter starts at 3B for Cardinals in Game 3 of NL Division Series

  College football scoreboard 10/5

Here are NCAA football scores from the Heartland.

SE Missouri St takes 43-37 3OT thriller over Tennessee Tech

Mark Robinson had three rushing touchdowns and Zion Custis rushed for the game winner in the second overtime and Southeast Missouri beat Tennessee Tech 43-37

Blais records goal, assist as Blues beat Stars 3-2

Sammy Blais had a goal and an assist and his score midway through the third period was the winner as the St. Louis Blues beat the Dallas Stars 3-2

Missouri QB Bryant injured in 42-10 rout of Troy

Kelly Bryant's last throw of the game before being injured was a 6-yard touchdown pass to Jalen Knox late in the first half of Missouri's 42-10 victory over Troy

Young TD sparks UT Martin to 38-28 win over Eastern Kentucky

Lamarcus Young's 41-yard touchdown run sparked UT Martin to a 38-28 win over Eastern Kentucky

Late scoring flurry pushes Murray St past E Illinois 23-17

Preston Rice threw for 274 yards and three touchdowns, including back-to-back scoring passes as Murray State wrapped two touchdowns around a defensive stand and went on to defeat Eastern Illinois 24-17

Blues face the Stars in Western Conference battle

Western Conference foes St. Louis and Dallas will play

Foltynewicz, Duvall lead Braves to 3-0 win over Cardinals

Foltynewicz shines as Braves beat Cardinals 3-0 to even NLDS

  Heartland Football Friday featured games 10/4

Here’s a look at our Heartland Football Friday featured games for October 4.

Cardinals fall to Braves 3-0 in game 2 of NLDS

Both teams have one win going into Sunday’s game three at Busch Stadium.

Braves replace injured Martin with Teheran on NLDS roster

The Atlanta Braves granted approval to replace injured reliever Chris Martin with Julio Teheran on their NL Division Series roster

Foltynewicz, Atlanta will face St. Louis in Game 2 of NLDS

Jack Flaherty and the Cardinals will take a 1-0 series lead into Game 2 of the NLDS

  Murphysboro football team forfeits game against West Frankfort

The game will not be played due to the teachers strike

Cardinals score 4 in 9th, hold off Braves 7-6 in NLDS opener

Marcell Ozuna and Kolten Wong each had two-run doubles in the ninth inning as the St. Louis Cardinals overcame shaky defense to extend Atlanta’s postseason misery, holding on for a wild 7-6 victory in Game 1 of the NL Division Series

Kentucky may follow California’s lead in allowing college athletes to earn money off the field

Sen. Morgan McGarvey, D-Louisville, wants to make it legal for college athletes to make money off their name and likeness by signing endorsement deals and taking advantage of other potentially lucrative opportunities.

Cardinals starting Edman over Carpenter in NLDS Game 1

Cardinals starting rookie Tommy Edman over veteran Matt Carpenter against the Braves in Game 1 of NLDS

Vrana scores in OT, Capitals beat Blues 3-2 in opener

Jakub Vrana scored at 2:51 of overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 3-2 victory over the Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues in the opener for both teams

  Louisville Slugger Museum seeks public’s help to ID old photos

There's a mystery at the museum and Louisville Slugger needs your help solving it.

  Blues lose to Capitals in overtime on 2019-20 Opening Night

The Stanley Cup Champions welcomed Washington to the Enterprise Center.

  St. Louis Cardinals fans warned to look out for ticket scammers

Any ticket for the division series will be delivered digitally through the MLB Ballpark app.

Braves’ Acuña, Freeman healthy for Game 1 against Cardinals

Braves’ Freeman, Acuña say they’re healthy for NL Division Series opener against Cardinals

Cardinals owner Bill Bidwill dies at 88

Moved the team from St. Louis to Phoenix in 1988

St. Louis Blues fan Laila Anderson’s special gift has a nice “ring” to it

The super fan was given a Stanley Cup Championship Ring.

Cardinals announce postseason ticket info. for NL Championship Series

Depending on the results from the NLDS, the Cardinals could host up to four National League Championship Series games from Oct. 11-19.

  Cardinals clinch NL Central Division title with win over the Cubs

The Cardinals ended the regular season with a record of 91-71.

Cardinals clinch NL Central; Cubs lose in Maddon’s finale

The St. Louis Cardinals clinched the NL Central on the final day of the regular season, using Jack Flaherty's arm and Matt Carpenter's bat to win their first division title since 2015 with a 9-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs

Mariota throws 3 first-half TD passes, Titans drop Falcons

Marcus Mariota throws 3 first-half touchdown passes as Titans end 2-game skid, beat Falcons 24-10

Manager Joe Maddon won’t be back with Cubs next season

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon will not be back with the team next season

UT Martin rides fast start to 40-7 win over Murray State

John Bachus III threw for one touchdown and ran for another to stake Tennessee-Martin to a 24-0 first-half lead en route to a 40-7 win over Murray State in the Ohio Valley Conference opener for both schools

Molina, Hamels spark benches-clearing fracas at Cards-Cubs

Cardinals star Yadier Molina shouted at Cubs left-hander Cole Hamels after being grazed by a fastball, leading the benches and bullpens to clear

Heartland Sports scoreboard 9/28

Here are Saturday’s college football games.

Cardinals lose 8-2 to Cubs, magic number down to 2

Cardinals lose 8-2 to Cubs, move closer to NL Central title with Brewers' loss

  Heartland Football Friday featured games 9/27

Here’s a look at our Heartland Football Friday featured games for Sept. 27.

Cardinals’ rally falls short in 9th, Diamondbacks win 9-7

Pinch-hitter Paul Goldschmidt grounded into a game-ending double play with two runners on the base and the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals fell short in a ninth-inning rally, losing to the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-7

Lawsuit: Kentucky violates Title IX with sports offerings

Students file federal class action suit against Kentucky for Title IX violations with lack of women's varsity sports

  SIU opens basketball practice following MVC Media Day

The 2019 - 2020 Salukis Squad held their first practice of the season.

  Notre Dame defeats Sikeston 7 to 0

Devin Mueller scored one of the teams seven goals.

Perryville working towards postseason run

The Perryville Pirates soccer team ranks third in the state.

Cardinals clinch playoff berth with win over the Cubs

It’s the first time the Cardinals will be in the playoffs since 2015.

Goldschmidt, Cards clinch playoff spot, rally past Cubs 3-2

Cardinals rally past Cubs 3-2, clinch first postseason berth since 2015

Mahomes throws 3 TD passes as Chiefs hold off Ravens, 33-28

Patrick Mahomes threw for 374 yards and three touchdowns in another dazzling performance, and Kansas City held quarterback Lamar Jackson in check most of a rain-soaked afternoon as the Chiefs beat Baltimore 33-28 on Sunday

Missouri uses opportunistic defense to beat South Carolina

Linebacker Cale Garrett recovered a fumble in the end zone for a touchdown and safety Ronnell Perkins returned an interception 100 yards for another score for the Tigers.

Arkansas State builds lead, holds off Southern Illinois

Logan Bonner passes for four TDs and Arkansas State holds off Southern Illinois after goal-line stand in fourth quarter

Rice throws 4 TDs as Murray State stuns Morehead State 59-7

Preston Rice threw for four touchdowns as Murray State stunned Kentucky rival Morehead State 59-7

  Heartland football college scoreboard 9/21

Here are the Heartland college football games for 9/21.

Molina, DeJong homer off Kimbrel, Cards beat Cubs 9-8

Molina, DeJong homer off Kimbrel, Cardinals rally past reeling Cubs 9-8

Columbia College volleyball player dies in apparent accident

Police say a 21-year-old Columbia College volleyball player Shelby Meyer has died

Southeast Missouri State routs West Virginia State 56-10

Daniel Santacaterina threw two touchdown passes and ran in for a score as Southeast Missouri State rolled to a 56-10 victory over Division II-member West Virginia State

  Heartland Football Friday featured games 9/20

Here’s a look at the Heartland Football Friday featured games for Sept. 20.

Molina, Cardinals hold off fading Cubs again, 2-1

Yadier Molina had three of St. Louis' four hits, including a two-run single, and the Cardinals held off the fading Chicago Cubs 2-1

Cardinals beat Cubs 5-4 on Carpenter’s homerun in the 10th inning

The Redbirds go four games up on the Cubs and three up on the Brewers were also won.