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Mo. legislators sue Nixon to stop state stadium funding

Mo. legislators sue Nixon to stop state stadium funding

stltoday.com Updated 8 hours ago
The legislators’ suit argues that extending those bonds is illegal.
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  • Cardinals Rally, Complete Sweep of Diamondbacks

    Cardinals Rally, Complete Sweep of Diamondbacks

    nytimes.com 2 hours ago
    Jason Heyward shook off a critical error with a game-tying homer. Peter Bourjos' legs did the rest to ensure a St. Louis Cardinals sweep.
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  • Cardinals lead the way in first NL All-Star balloting update

    Cardinals lead the way in first NL All-Star balloting update

    yahoo.com 11 hours ago
    Forget about East Coast bias, Major League Baseball ought to start looking into its Midwest bias. The first National League All-Star balloting update was released Wednesday, and the St. Louis Cardinals are represented well. The first NL #ASG Balloting U…
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  • NL All-Star Game ballot update: May 27

    NL All-Star Game ballot update: May 27

    MLB.com 12 hours ago
    At the first update in the 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot for the National League, the Cardinals have four players in line to start July 14 Midsummer Classic at Great American Ball Park, and another four among the voting leaders. Nationals outfi…
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  • Bernie: Does Carson plan have edge on Inglewood?

    Bernie: Does Carson plan have edge on Inglewood?

    stltoday.com 12 hours ago
    One theory: NFL may prefer Carson's football-only stadium proposal over Kroenke's plan for a shopping-entertainment complex.
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  • No St. Louis stadium vote this summer; Deadline missed

    No St. Louis stadium vote this summer; Deadline missed

    stltoday.com 13 hours ago
    The deadline to place a measure on the August ballot passed last night.
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  • Cards hold off D-backs after early outburst

    Cards hold off D-backs after early outburst

    MLB.com May 26 (yesterday)
    An early-inning battle of offensive firepower turned into a defensive struggle that fell St. Louis' way, as the Cardinals held on for a 6-4 win over Arizona before 41,107 at Busch Stadium on Tuesday night. The victory made St. Louis the first National L…
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  • Judge to hear stadium funding suit Thursday

    Judge to hear stadium funding suit Thursday

    stltoday.com May 26 (yesterday)
    Judge David L. Dowd will hear arguments at 10 a.m., Thursday
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  • Ken Hitchcock believes he has 'the tools and the expertise' to …

    Ken Hitchcock believes he has 'the tools and the expertise' to still guide Blues

    yahoo.com thehockeynews.com NHL.com May 26 (yesterday)
    Have the St. Louis Blues gone from a team with Stanley Cup aspirations to one that just wants to make the playoffs? Probably not, but the opening messaging of Ken Hitchock’s news conference, announcing the coach had been re-upped for a year by the Blues…
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  • Blues wait for Vladimir Sobotka decision as deadline approaches

    Blues wait for Vladimir Sobotka decision as deadline approaches

    yahoo.com May 26 (yesterday)
    Whenever Vladimir Sobotka decides to return to the NHL, he owes the St. Louis Blues at least one year of service. That was the result of the qualifying offer sent his way last summer and the arbitration hearing that awarded the forward a one-year, $2.72…
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  • In CFL, Montreal Alouettes' Michael Sam should be able to show …

    In CFL, Montreal Alouettes' Michael Sam should be able to show off pass-rushing skills

    ESPN.com May 26 (yesterday)
    With even more passing than in the NFL, the CFL could boost ex-Rams draft pick Michael Sam, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
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  • In CFL, Montreal Alouettes' Michael Sam should be able to show …

    In CFL, Montreal Alouettes' Michael Sam should be able to show off pass-rushing skills

    ESPN.com May 26 (yesterday)
    The pass-happy CFL could be just the place for ex-Rams draft pick Michael Sam to show NFL teams how good he can be at rushing the quarterback, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
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  • Devalue This: In part because NFL news is never-ending, and in …

    Devalue This: In part because NFL news is never-ending, and in …

    CNNSI.com May 26 (yesterday)
    In part because NFL news is never-ending, and in part because you just can never read enough about allegedly deflated footballs, one off-season story has gotten a small fraction of the attention it would have gotten during a quieter May. In a time of ra…
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  • Cardinals Outlast Diamondbacks 3-2 in 10 Innings

    Cardinals Outlast Diamondbacks 3-2 in 10 Innings

    nytimes.com May 25 (2 days ago)
    Jhonny Peralta hit a game-ending homer in the 10th inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday.
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  • Peralta's walk-off HR lifts Cards past D-backs

    Peralta's walk-off HR lifts Cards past D-backs

    MLB.com May 25 (2 days ago)
    A half-inning after the D-backs could not push a run home after loading the bases, Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta put a quick end to the Memorial Day matinee at Busch Stadium by launching a walk-off homer, lifting the Cardinals to a 3-2 win in 10 in…
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  • La Russa's loyalty undivided in St. Louis

    La Russa's loyalty undivided in St. Louis

    MLB.com May 25 (2 days ago)
    There are a lot of great memories for Tony La Russa in St. Louis from his long tenure as Cardinals manager, but as D-backs chief baseball officer, he will not have any trouble deciding who to root for during the three-game series.
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  • Jay ready for rehab stint with Class A Peoria

    Jay ready for rehab stint with Class A Peoria

    MLB.com May 25 (2 days ago)
    Though Jon Jay is eligible to come off the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, the Cardinals will first send the center fielder out on a short Minor League rehab assignment to work on the timing of his swing and ensure that his wrist has been strengthened by …
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  • What happens to the riverfront if the stadium proposal fails? '…

    What happens to the riverfront if the stadium proposal fails? 'Plan B'

    stltoday.com May 25 (3 days ago)
    Regional leaders have been quietly peddling a 180-acre residential and commercial redevelopment to key interest groups for months.
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  • NFL begins work on setting relocation fee

    NFL begins work on setting relocation fee

    stltoday.com May 25 (3 days ago)
    It could cost Kroenke more than half a billion dollars to move Rams.
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  • Video - Smart move for Michael Sam to sign with CFL? 01:34

    Smart move for Michael Sam to sign with CFL?

    May 22
    ESPN NFL Insider Ashley Fox discusses Michael Sam's two-year deal with the Montreal Alouettes.
  • Video - Rams' offseason mantra: No new injuries 01:19

    Rams' offseason mantra: No new injuries

    May 22
    ESPN Rams reporter Nick Wagoner says St. Louis approaches the offseason in a different manner than other teams because coach Jeff Fisher wants to keep his players fresh and healthy.
  • Video - Stadium update: Rams and Chargers 02:19

    Stadium update: Rams and Chargers

    May 20
    ESPN Rams reporter Nick Wagoner and ESPN Chargers reporter Eric Williams discuss the stadium initiatives in their respective cities and whether it's likely that either franchise will relocate to Los Angeles.
  • Video - Will Todd Gurley be Rookie of the Year? 02:51

    Will Todd Gurley be Rookie of the Year?

    May 14
    ESPN NFL Insider KC Joyner discusses why he thinks Rams running back Todd Gurley has the potential to have a great rookie season.

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    May 27
    Warriors guard Stephen Curry is expected to wear a sleeve on his right arm in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals Wednesday night to protect an elbow injury he received in his Game 4 fall.
  • 2015 NBA playoffs - Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets jolted and prim…

    May 27
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  • Devalue This

    May 26
    In part because NFL news is never-ending, and in part because you just can never read enough about allegedly deflated footballs, one off-season story has gotten a small fraction of the attention it would have gotten during a quieter May. In a time of ra…
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    May 25
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