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  • Cards' Wainwright says knee good for Sunday start

    Cards' Wainwright says knee good for Sunday start

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:14 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:14:00 GMT
    St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright threw a bullpen session and said his right knee feels good enough to allow him to make his next scheduled start Sunday against Pittsburgh. He stretched his scorelessMore >>
    Wainwright said Thursday his knee was "a hair sore - on fully extension only."More >>
  • Colts 2014 schedule released

    Colts 2014 schedule released

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:43 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:43:19 GMT
    The Indianapolis Colts 2014 schedule, released Wednesday by the NFL: Preseason Aug. 7, at New York Jets, 7 p.m. Aug. 16, New York Giants, 7 p.m. Aug. 23, New Orleans, 8 p.m. Aug. 28,More >>
    The Indianapolis Colts 2014 schedule, released Wednesday by the NFL.More >>
  • Cards come up short against Mets

    Cards come up short against Mets

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:42 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:42:41 GMT
    Lucas Duda hit a long home run and the New York Mets threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth inning to hold off the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Wednesday night with a stiff wind whippingMore >>

    Lucas Duda hit a long home run and the New York Mets threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth inning to hold off the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Wednesday night with a stiff wind whipping through Citi Field.More >>

DETROIT (AP) - The Chicago White Sox wrap up their four-game series in Detroit Thursday afternoon. Jose Quintana will pitch for the Sox against Max Scherzer (SHUR'-zur) of the Tigers. Chicago has taken two of the first three games in the series.

NEW YORK (AP) - Lance Lynn tries for his fifth victory of the season Thursday afternoon in New York, where the St. Louis Cardinals are looking for a split of a four-game series against the Mets. Lynn is 4-0 with an earned run average of 3.42.

CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Cubs have a chance to win their first series of the season Thursday afternoon. They've won two of the first three games of a series against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Wrigley Field. Edwin Jackson pitches the series finale for the Cubs.

CHICAGO (AP) - The NHL says Jonathan Toews (tavyz) of the Chicago Blackhawks is a finalist for the Frank Selke (SEL'-kee) Trophy, which is given to the league's top defensive forward. The Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues resume their first-round playoff series in St. Louis Friday night. It's knotted at two games apiece.

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