National Sports News
Missouri held on tight but was unable to stop Kentucky in the Tigers' first conference game of the season Saturday at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky.
Cabrera ready for action against Reds after having torn finger nail attended to and missing five games. Reliever J. Miller activated.
Shortstop is considered day-to-day with injury. Flaherty (shoulder) is nearing a throw from the mound, but there's so little time left on the calendar he's looking at a relief role.
For the second game in as many days, Cardinals' new closer has a one-run lead provided by a solo homer from O'Neill.
An All-Star at closer before recent rocky outings, righthander pitched two scoreless innings to pick up workload, ready for starter bid in 2022.