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Call to the Pen May 17, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Carson Kelly injury suddenly leaves Cards short behind plate

Considered a luxury before the season for the St. Louis Cardinals to have top catching prospect Carson Kelly behind durable long-time starter Yadier Molina, the team now has neither after Kelly was put on the DL on Thursday The St. Louis Cardinals may soon be holding open tryouts with a sign posted stating “Have catcher’s […] St. Louis Cardinals: Carson Kelly injury suddenly leaves Cards short behind plate - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Redbird Rants May 9, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Carson Kelly returns from minor league ‘Exile’

With the injury to Yadier Molina on Saturday, Carson Kelly has returned from his exile in Memphis and assumed the primary catching duties for the St. Louis Cardinals.  Patience will be key for the Cardinals. Carson Kelly is back with the St. Louis Cardinals after being exiled (or optioned) to AAA Memphis during spring training. […] St. Louis Cardinals: Carson Kelly returns from minor league ‘Exile’ - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen May 9, 2018

Yadier Molina: Ball that injured Yadi’s groin sold on eBay

The ball that hit Yadier Molina in the groin went for sale on eBay for an absurd amount of money. Not really, it did. You cannot make this stuff up. For those of you wondering, St. Louis Cardinals All-Star catcher Yadier Molina is alive and well (mostly) after taking a 102 MPH Jordan Hicks heater […] Yadier Molina: Ball that injured Yadi’s groin sold on eBay - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

ESPN's Mike Greenberg calls Yadier Molina video scary ... while showing it repeatedly

Nine sports media things worth noting from ESPN’s “baseball in groin” obsession to Shaquille O’Neal’s latest endorsement deal: 1. Friendly tip to ESPN’s Mike Greenberg and others: It’s fine to tell viewers how disturbing and frightening it is to see a replay of Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina getting...
May 7, 2018
Doctors allow Molina to go home to recuperate

Doctors allow Molina to go home to recuperate

When he saw the car bringing his younger brother home from the hospital Sunday, Bengie Molina expected to race out to help, maybe tug a wheelchair out of the back or lend Yadier Molina a shoulder. He had gone to…
www.bostonherald.com May 6, 2018
Cards' Molina has surgery, out 1 month after groin injury

Cards' Molina has surgery, out 1 month after groin injury

ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Cardinals say catcher Yadier Molina has undergone surgery and is expected to miss a month after being hit in the groin by a foul tip.The Cardinals placed Molina on the 10-day disabled list Sunday. They said the eight-time All-Star is projected to miss at least four weeks with what the team called a pelvic injury with traumatic hematoma.Molina left Saturdays game against the Chicago Cubs in the eighth inning after being hit in the groin when Kris Bryant a tipped 102-mph pitch from reliever Jordan Hicks. Molina immediately fell to the ground in pain and was replaced...
Redbird Rants May 6, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Ailing Cardinals deserve better reactions

The St. Louis Cardinals have had to release news of injuries of late and fan reaction has been down right despicable. The St. Louis Cardinals announced early this morning that their All-Star catcher, Yadier Molina, underwent surgery Saturday night after taking a ricochet foul ball estimated at 90+ MPH to the thigh/groin. Likewise, Bud Norris […] St. Louis Cardinals: Ailing Cardinals deserve better reactions - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen May 6, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Yadier Molina will miss significant time after having surgery

St. Louis Cardinals All-Star catcher Yadier Molina will miss at least one month, after a fluke injury against the Chicago Cubs late in Saturday afternoon’s game. The St. Louis Cardinals had much to celebrate after Saturday’s dramatic 8-6 walk-off win against the hated Chicago Cubs — taking over first place in the National League Central. […] St. Louis Cardinals: Yadier Molina will miss significant time after having surgery - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Redbird Rants May 6, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Yadier Molina to miss a month

The St. Louis Cardinals received some bad news after yesterday’s win over the Chicago Cubs in walk off fashion. Even though the St. Louis Cardinals rallied to beat the Cubs in extra innings in yesterday’s game, it came at a price. This morning Jose De Jesus Ortiz of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch confirmed All-Star catcher […] St. Louis Cardinals: Yadier Molina to miss a month - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 6, 2018
Molina undergoes surgery, expected to be out for at least a month

Molina undergoes surgery, expected to be out for at least a month

Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, who underwent surgery Saturday night, will be out for at least a month.
May 6, 2018
Some Cubs players will help Molina raise aid for Puerto Rico

Some Cubs players will help Molina raise aid for Puerto Rico

With the exception of the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees, you won’t find a bigger rivalry in baseball than the one between the Cardinals and Cubs. It’s not as nasty as the one between the AL East…
Redbird Rants May 2, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Yadier Molina, Cards walk off in the 9th

The St. Louis Cardinals needed their last at-bats to down the Chicago White Sox last night in St. Louis. The St. Louis Cardinals received prompt hitting last night against the White Sox to win 3-2. Tommy Pham started the scoring for the Cardinals with a solo shot in the bottom half of the first inning off starter […] St. Louis Cardinals: Yadier Molina, Cards walk off in the 9th - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 2, 2018
A pause that refreshed: Molina steps away from plate, follows with game-winning single

A pause that refreshed: Molina steps away from plate, follows with game-winning single

His body felt it after he swung and missed at a slow curve, but his base hit on the next pitch gave the Cardinals a 3-2 win over Chicago
www.bostonherald.com May 2, 2018
Cardinals rally in 9th, top White Sox 3-2 on Molina's single

Cardinals rally in 9th, top White Sox 3-2 on Molina's single

ST. LOUIS — It takes more than a sore wrist and back to stop Yadier Molina.The Cardinals catcher said he hurt himself when he swung at Joakim Soria's changeup in the ninth inning.After a short break to check out it out, Molina shrugged off the pain to drive in the game-winning run, lifting St. Louis to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night."That was a tough pitch. It was a slow pitch," Molina said about his swing and miss. "My hand, my wrist, my back, everything hurt. Then I was back to normal."I got a changeup. I was just trying to make contact and hit a line drive...
May 1, 2018
Cardinals wake up in ninth, beat White Sox 3-2

Cardinals wake up in ninth, beat White Sox 3-2

Carpenter homers to tie game in ninth, Molina drives in Ozuna to win it

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