Sports – Wednesday, May 1st

| May 1, 2013 | 8:03 am
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In High School Baseball Tuesday, Smithton topped LaMonte 10-7.

The Crest Ridge High School Golf team competed in district competition on Monday, April 29th at Clinton Country Club. Justin Evans placed 4th in the competition with a score of 82 which qualifies him to move on to the Sectional competition to be held in Joplin on Monday, May 6th. Justin’s golf game continues to improve each year. He has placed first in several matches this year. Justin and team mate Todd Smith placed 3rd in a best ball tournament in March with a score of 80. Last week, the team traveled to Versailles to play in the Stover invitational where Justin placed 5th with a score of 85 and team mate Jake Brookshier tied for 15th with a score of 97. Each golfer has scored a personal best this year on both 9 and 18 hole contests

James Shields pitched seven strong innings Tuesday night to lead the Kansas City Royals past the Tampa Bay Rays 8-2. Shields earned the win after allowing two runs and striking out seven batters. Mike Moustakas homered and Jeff Francoeur hit an RBI triple for the Royals.

The St. Louis Cardinals snapped a three-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday night. Jaime Garcia improved to 3-1 on the season after allowing one run and seven hits in eight innings. Matt Holliday hit a two-run homer to provide the Cardinals’ offense.

INTERLEAGUE

Final Cleveland 14 Philadelphia 2

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Final N-Y Yankees 7 Houston 4
Final Toronto 9 Boston 7
Final Detroit 6 Minnesota 1
Final Texas 10 Chi White Sox 6
Final Kansas City 8 Tampa Bay 2
Final Oakland 10 L.A. Angels 6
Final Baltimore 7 Seattle 2

NATIONAL LEAGUE

Final Miami 2 N-Y Mets 1
Final Atlanta 8 Washington 1
Final San Diego 13 Chi Cubs 7
Final Milwaukee 12 Pittsburgh 8
Final St. Louis 2 Cincinnati 1
Final San Francisco 2 Arizona 1
Final L.A. Dodgers 6 Colorado 2

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