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St. Louis Cardinals getting by with warmer bats despite still suspect fielding and baserunning

I never thought I’d be happy to see the St. Louis Cardinals at .500 as we near the end of the first month of baseball. But a double-header sweep of …
Apr 26, 2017

Fundamental flaws: St. Louis Cardinals error-prone defense, lack of clutch offense on display to start Toronto series

The St. Louis Cardinals were able to improve their record to something approaching respectability with a recently-concluded red-hot road trip. But, regardless of the fact that the Redbirds have managed …
Apr 24, 2017

It hasn’t been pretty, but the St. Louis Cardinals are trending upward

The St. Louis Cardinals over the last week have come up with as many weird ways to win ballgames as they came up with odd ways to lose them over …
Apr 21, 2017

It’s time for St. Louis Cardinals to part ways with Jhonny Peralta

Have we seen the last of Jhonny Peralta in a St. Louis Cardinals uniform? The former shortstop who seems somewhat disinterested in his new spot as a third baseman got …
Apr 20, 2017

Cardinals put Peralta on disabled list, activate Lyons

Struggling third baseman Jhonny Peralta was placed on the 10-day disabled list by the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday. Peralta is battling an upper respiratory issue. The move is retroactive …
Apr 19, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals-Pittsburgh Pirates game news and notes

First baseman Matt Carpenter made a diving stop to his left of Gregory Polanco’s bases-loaded smash against Kevin Siegrist to smash to end the eighth. The Pirates’ rally was fueled …
Apr 19, 2017

Rosenthal picks up first save of season

With Seung-Hwan Oh unavailable, the Cardinals turned to Trevor Rosenthal in the ninth and Rosenthal posted his first save since June 21, 2016, against the Chicago Cubs. Rosenthal recorded the …
Apr 19, 2017

Fowler busts out of season-opening slump in a big way

Dexter Fowler was oh-so-close to being himself Monday and Tuesday. On Wednesday, the St. Louis Cardinals new center fielder busted out with his first two home runs of the season …
Apr 19, 2017

Cardinals reliever Trevor Rosenthal talks about first save since June 2016

St. Louis Cardinals reliever Trevor Rosenthal talks about posting his first save since in a Major League Baseball MLB game since June 2016. The Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis MO, near Southern Illinois, on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. …
Apr 19, 2017

Peralta’s playing time taking a hit as Garcia capitalizes on opportunity

Jhonny Peralta’s playing time has diminished and there’s no change in sight. The St. Louis Cardinals third baseman hasn’t started since Saturday against the New York Yankees, replaced twice by …
Apr 19, 2017

Have the St. Louis Cardinals finally turned around their shaky start?

The St. Louis Cardinals have finally managed to string a pair of wins together – although they’re not inspiring a lot of confidence yet by eking a duo of 2-1 …
Apr 19, 2017

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny talks after win over Pirates

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny talks after 2-1 Major League Baseball MLB win against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Busch Stadium in St. Louis MO, near Southern Illinois. …
Apr 18, 2017

Carpenter hopes to return from finger injury Wednesday

The black and blue ring finger on Matt Carpenter’s right hand was still causing enough discomfort to keep the first baseman on the St. Louis Cardinals’ bench Tuesday. Carpenter, who …
Apr 18, 2017

Former Cardinal Rick Ankiel delivers ceremonial first pitch

Former St. Louis Cardinals pitching phenom Rick Ankiel delivered the ceremonial first pitch Tuesday night at Busch Stadium. Ankiel’s appearance was to promote his new book, written by Tim Brown, …
Apr 17, 2017

Lynn’s masterpiece helps Cardinals end losing skid

If the St. Louis Cardinals are going to gather themselves after a poor start, manager Mike Matheny said pitching has to be the foundation. That responsibility fell to Lance Lynn