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The Joplin Outlaws, holding a 7-6 lead, were one strike away from their first MINK League series win of the season.

The Chillicothe Mudcats snapped the Joplin Outlaws’ three-game winning streak with a 13-8 triumph in a MINK League contest Wednesday night at Joe Becker Stadium.

Growing up, Joplin Outlaws outfielder Mike Million relished each opportunity he had to meet and learn from the older baseball players in his St. Louis hometown.

Incredible. That’s the word JC Shelton used to describe his Kansas Shrine Bowl experience. A recently-graduated senior from Galena High School, Shelton suited up for the East squad at the prestigious Kansas Shrine Bowl on Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Dodge City.

Missouri Southern announced the signing of six student-athletes that will be joining the program for the 2020 campaign.

The Joplin Outlaws got back into the win column with a 5-3 victory over the Springfield Cobras behind a strong performance from left-handed pitcher Dalton Weaver on Friday at Joe Becker Stadium.

Danny Weaver was proud of the effort.

After a stellar season on the mound in his sophomore year at Crowder, right-handed pitcher Ross Carver was rewarded by being selected in the 23rd round by the Texas Rangers in the 2019 MLB First-Year Player Draft on Wednesday.

Pittsburg State senior Alex Achtermann was drafted by the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday, the final day of the Major League Baseball Draft.

An early season skid continued for the Joplin Outlaws on Tuesday night as they were swept by the St. Joseph Mustangs in a MINK League doubleheader at Joe Becker Stadium.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Pittsburg State University junior track & field and football standout Levi Wyrick was named the MIAA Ken B. Jones Award winner as the conference’s Male Student-Athlete of the Year on Monday at the 2018-19 MIAA Awards Celebration at the Truman Forum Auditorium.

For their performances in the track and field state championships, Matti Price of Riverton and Zach Westmoreland of Joplin have been named The Globe’s high school athletes of the week for the week ending May 25.

PITTSBURG, Kan. — There will be eight inductions this fall into the Pittsburg State University Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame.

A hot hitting start ultimately fizzled out for the Joplin Outlaws as they suffered an 8-7 loss to the Midwest Nationals in their home opener at Joe Becker Stadium on Friday night.

OZARK, Mo. — The Joplin Outlaws opened the 2019 summer collegiate baseball season with pair of non-league road wins on Thursday at US Ballpark.

Missouri Southern left-handed pitcher Zach Parish and third baseman Freddie Landers were named Division II All-Americans by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association on Wednesday.

This Week's Circulars


Joyce Boyer, 90, of Seneca, MO, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019, at her home. Joyce was born in Kansas City, KS, and has been a resident of Seneca, MO since 1983. Surviving is her husband of 62 years, Frank Boyer; three daughters, Janice A. Stewart (Mikee), Janice Hickox (Howard) and Si…

GOLDEN CITY, MO - Edward Eugene Weinstein, 105, a carpenter, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar, MO.

BAXTER SPRINGS, KS - Joann Miller, 77, a retired certified nurses aide, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019. Services are planned for a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory, Joplin,MO.