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Albert Pujols makes first pitching appearance of his career, closes out St. Louis Cardinals' rout of San Francisco Giants

ST. LOUIS -- Albert Pujols had an absolute blast. And not at the plate this time, either. The longtime slugger made his first career pitching appearance Sunday night, closing out a 15-6 blowout for the St. Louis Cardinals over the San Francisco Giants that gave Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina the major league record for wins by a starting battery.
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Cardinals romp to 15-6 win over Giants

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Albert Pujols had an absolute blast. And not at the plate this time, either.The longtime slugger made his first career pitching appearance Sunday night, closing out a 15-6 blowout for the St. Louis Cardinals over the San Francisco Giants that gave Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina the major league record for wins by a starting battery.Molina homered and drove in four runs, Wainwright tossed six effective innings and St. Louis roughed up Carlos Rodón early. Paul Goldschmidt and Nolan Arenado each added a two-run homer for the Cardinals, who took two of three in the series...
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Pujols pitches, give up two homers at end of wild Giants' loss

The Giants' game against the Cardinals in St. Louis on Sunday got out of hand early and by the end, there was position player-turned-pitcher hitting a homer off a future Hall of Fame slugger-turned-pitcher. With the Cardinals in firm control of their eventual 15-6 win over the Giants, both teams...
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Pujols pitches 9th, Cardinals romp to 15-6 win over Giants

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Albert Pujols had an absolute blast. And not at the plate this time, either. The longtime slugger made his first career pitching appearance Sunday night, closing out a 15-6 blowout for the St. Louis Cardinals over the San Francisco Giants that gave Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina the major league record for wins by a starting battery.
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Myers: Historic season comes to a sudden, stunning halt

ST. LOUIS -- Six days. That's all it takes in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, to go from top of the world, think you're advancing for the first time in seven years, imagining a matchup against one of the NHL's best, wondering what a packed Xcel Energy Center would be like for a Second Round game … six days separates that from the utter despair that comes with the stunning, bitter start to another offseason.
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WATCH: University City school bus bursts into flames while dropping kids off

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - A ride home for University City students seemed routine until a school bus burst into flames moments before everyone escaped just in time. The bus went up in smoke Wednesday afternoon as Brittany Woods Middle School students were heading home. Eighth-grader Jaidyn Conners was on board when the driver stopped near Lynn and Lamb Avenues when smoke swirled from under the bus’ hood.
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Pujols reflects on 1st career pitching appearance: 'A dream come true'

There isn't much left for St. Louis Cardinals legend Albert Pujols to accomplish in his career, but he tried his hand at something new Sunday - pitching. The 42-year-old entered the game as a reliever in the top of the ninth inning with the Cardinals leading the San Francisco Giants 15-2. After recording two outs and putting a pair on base, Giants outfielder Luis Gonzalez (who also pitched in the game) gave Pujols a rude welcome to the mound by blasting a three-run dinger.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA
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Woman pleads guilty to throwing child at North County daycare

CLAYTON (KMOV) - A 30-year-old woman pleaded guilty Friday to charges that she threw a toddler across the room at a daycare facility in Vinita Park. Wilma Brown pleaded guilty to a charge of abuse or neglect of a child causing serious injury. In February 2019. Brown was working at...
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Metro East family searching for leads in deadly hit-and-run accident

CAHOKIA HEIGHTS (KMOV) - The Cahokia Heights Police Department is investigating a deadly hit-and-run accident that left a man dead Saturday morning. The Illinois State Police confirmed Cahokia Height PD is investigating the death of Paul Davis. Davis’ family confirmed to News 4 the incident happened near Water Street and St. Gregory around 5 a.m.
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Woman who ran in-home daycare in Maplewood sentenced to prison for 3-month-old’s death

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - A woman who ran an in-home daycare will serve time in prison for causing the death of an infant. The incident happened on Nov. 16, 2018. Laura Minnick, 42, admitted Friday that a 3-month-old died of suffocation at her in-home daycare in Maplewood. Reports state six other children, ages 4 and under, were also scattered throughout the daycare, covered with shelving, boxes, and crates to prevent them from leaving their pack-n-plays while the suspect was intoxicated.
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