Sports for 9-14

The St. Louis Cardinals fell last night at the hands of the Cincinnati Reds in a 6-0 shutout. Albert Almora Jr. had a big game in the Cubs’ 17-5 win over the Mets, providing a three-run homer and driving in a career-high six RBIs. The Twins pulled out a 3-1 win over the Padres. The White Sox scored twice in the ninth inning to pull out a 5-3 win at Kansas City.

The Cleveland Indians have set the American League record for longest winning streak now at 21 games after they beat Detroit last night 5-3. they’re tied now with the 1935 Chicago Cubs for second-longest win streak since 1900.

SCC swept NIACC in volleyball action on the college level.

On the prep level, West Central fell to Kewanee Weathersfield in two. Burlington’s golf team beat Macomb 169-171.