LOS ANGELES - Matt Holliday and pinch-hitter Shane Robinson connected for the first home runs of the NL championship series, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Tuesday night to take a 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven playoff.
Coming off a trip to the NJCAA Region VI championship contest, the Barton Community College men's basketball was picked to finish third in the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference Western Division by its coaching peers on Monday at the annual Jayhawk Conference Media Day held in Wichita.
October 15, 2013|
By Mike Marzolf
Special to the Tribune
DETROIT - John Lackey edged Justin Verlander in the latest duel of these pitching-rich playoffs, and Boston's bullpen shut down Detroit's big boppers with the game on the line to lift the Red Sox over the Tigers 1-0 Tuesday for a 2-1 lead in the AL championship series.