Bommarito Automotive Group weekend update

The Mizzou Tigers will face their first SEC opponent of the 2016 season on Saturday. 

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There are several sports stories and headlines for you to keep up with over the weekend. This Friday in the Bommarito Sports Update we help sift through it all to keep you updated. Some of the key storylines heading into this weekend are …

A CRITICAL SERIES IN SAN FRANCISCO

Alex Reyes returns to the Cardinals’ rotation for the final game of the series. 

The Cardinals’ NL Wild Card hopes could hang in the balance this weekend against the San Francisco Giants. The Giants, currently a game ahead of the Cardinals in the wild card race, took the first game of the series as Johnny Cueto went the distance, pitching a complete game.

MIZZOU WELCOMES THE GEORGIA BULLDOGS

Drew Lock and the Tigers hope to build on their offensive success from last week. 

The Tigers will see their first SEC opponent of the 2016 season on Saturday as the no. 16 Georgia Bulldogs travel to Columbia. Mizzou is coming off of a 61-21 drubbing of Eastern Michigan. Georgia, on the other hand, didn’t fare as well against Nicholls State, struggling to a 26-24 win.

WORLD CUP OF HOCKEY ACTION CONTINUES

Jay Bouwmeester and other Blues players will represent their respective countries in the World Cup of Hockey this weekend. 

Several Blues players will be on display and representing their respective countries as the World Cup of Hockey continues play this weekend. Preliminary Round action begins this Saturday with Team USA vs. Team Europe followed by Team Czech Republic vs. Team Canada.