MLB

Jason Vargas and the Kansas City bullpen made meager offense work in a 3-2 victory yesterday over the Colorado Rockies for a two-game sweep. Vargas did not allow a hit until the fourth inning and did not allow a run until Drew Stubbs belted a two-run homer to left in the seventh.

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The St. Louis Cardinals game against the Chicago Cubs was postponed due to rain. The game will be made up on August 30th as part of a day-night doubleheader. The Cardinals and Cubs have a day game today at Busch at 12:45.

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INTERLEAGUE
Final L.A. Angels 3 Philadelphia 0
Final N-Y Yankees 4 N-Y Mets 0

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AMERICAN LEAGUE
Final Detroit 7 Baltimore 5
Final Chi White Sox 4 Oakland 2
Final Tampa Bay 2 Seattle 0
Final Cleveland 15 Toronto 4
Final Boston 9 Minnesota 4
Final Houston 5 Texas 4

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NATIONAL LEAGUE
Final Washington 5 Arizona 1
Final San Francisco 10 Atlanta 4
Final Pittsburgh 4 Milwaukee 1
Final Miami 13 L.A. Dodgers 3
San Diego at Cincinnati (postponed, rain)
Chi Cubs at St. Louis (postponed, rain)

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Horse Racing

Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome has been made the heavy 3-5 favorite for the Preakness Stakes, and he drew a favorable post position in the 10-horse field. California Chrome will break from the No. 3 post, which has produced 10 winners in the previous 138 runnings of the 1 3/16-mile race. Social Inclusion has drawn the No. 8 post and is the 5-1 second choice.