FRIday, April 18, 2014
- The Blues will be trying to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks Saturday at Scottrade Center. The team has not said whether T.J. Oshie, who sat out game one on Thursday night, will be able to play.
- The University of Missouri began a search for a new basketball coach on Friday after Frank Haith left the Tigers to become the head coach at the University of Tulsa. Athletic Director Mike Alden said the Tigers do not have a time frame for hiring a new coach.
- A wild pitch by Michael Wacha and a throwing error by Yadier Molina on the same play allowed two runs in score Friday night to give the Nationals the victory over the Cardinals in Washington, D.C.
- Lance Lynn will be on the mound for the Cardinals in Saturday's game, while Jordan Zimmerman is scheduled to start for the Nationals.