3:02 AM EDT, Tue August 20, 2019
3 hours ago
Bader getting the call back up from Memphis

Bader getting the call back up from Memphis

When Harrison Bader, the starting center fielder for much of the first half of the season, was sent to Class AAA Memphis at the end of July, he was told to “get right,” in a sense and that he would…
3 hours ago
BenFred: Shildt presses the right buttons against the Brewers

BenFred: Shildt presses the right buttons against the Brewers

Not long before a pregame shower descended upon Busch Stadium, Mike Shildt welcomed the rain.
4 hours ago
Cardinals shut out Brewers to open key series

Cardinals shut out Brewers to open key series

The first 10 times the Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers played back in March and April, the pitchers were ducking for cover. Milwaukee hit 25 homers and the Cardinals 20, with Milwaukee’s Christian Yelich and the Cardinals’ Paul Goldschmidt accounting for…
5 hours ago
Carpenter has only hit through 4 1/2 scoreless innings

Carpenter has only hit through 4 1/2 scoreless innings

The Cardinals and Brewers have combined for one hit through 4 1/2 innings at Busch Stadium, and that hit belongs to Matt Carpenter.
Aug 19, 2019
Aug. 19, 1951: Before Eddie Gaedel went to the plate, the Post-Dispatch got a heads-up

Aug. 19, 1951: Before Eddie Gaedel went to the plate, the Post-Dispatch got a heads-up

Even the hapless St. Louis Browns had a few big baseball moments - and one of the biggest stood only 3-foot-7.
Aug 18, 2019
Cardinals finally face the Brewers again

Cardinals finally face the Brewers again

CINCINNATI — It apparently was not a rumor that the Milwaukee Brewers still were in the National League. After not playing the Cardinals in nearly four months, the Brewers will be back in St. Louis Monday night.
Aug 18, 2019
Edman lifts Cardinals, who hold on for a split in Cincinnati

Edman lifts Cardinals, who hold on for a split in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI — After starting twice at right field and twice at third base on the Cardinals’ six-game trip, Tommy Edman turned up at second base Sunday, replacing the Cardinals’ hottest hitter, Kolten Wong. Nary a beat was skipped.
Aug 18, 2019
Cardinals notebook: Jobel Jimenez's dream realized with promotion to St. Louis

Cardinals notebook: Jobel Jimenez's dream realized with promotion to St. Louis

CINCINNATI — New assistant hitting coach Jobel Jimenez, 44, has been to Busch Stadium before, being called up by the Cardinals last September to spend time with the big club after serving as the Class AA Springfield hitting coach.
Aug 17, 2019

Cardinals notebook: Retiring Brennaman has seen enough of today's baseball

Hall of Fame announcer laments that baseball isn't played the way it used to be but hopes for pendulum to swing back.
Aug 17, 2019
Rookie's home run gives Cards blues

Rookie's home run gives Cards blues

CINCINNATI — The Cardinals’ Matt Carpenter and Cincinnati rookie Aristides Aquino each hit his 11th homer of the season Saturday night. The difference was that Carpenter’s season has lasted nearly five months. Aquino’s season has lasted just more than two…
Aug 17, 2019
Molina (.160), DeJong (.133) sit against Reds' DeSclafani

Molina (.160), DeJong (.133) sit against Reds' DeSclafani

Wong (nothing for 19) remains in vs. Reds' righthander, who will be opposed by Cardinals' Mikolas. Wong had four hits on Friday.
Aug 17, 2019
Cards notebook: 'Ponce' dazzles, Bader heats up — but they're stuck in Memphis

Cards notebook: 'Ponce' dazzles, Bader heats up — but they're stuck in Memphis

Memphis righthander Daniel Ponce de Leon threw two-hit, shutout ball for seven innings for the second time in succession Thursday night.
Aug 17, 2019
Cardinals thrive on steals — and not allowing them

Cardinals thrive on steals — and not allowing them

They had more stolen bases (three) than hits (two) on Thursday. They are second in majors in stolen base efficiency and the best at not giving up steals.
Aug 17, 2019
Cards get season-high 18 hits, 13 runs in romp against Reds

Cards get season-high 18 hits, 13 runs in romp against Reds

Wainwright pitches into seventh inning as Redbirds roll to win in Cincinnati
Aug 16, 2019
Wainwright tries to take his show on the road

Wainwright tries to take his show on the road

Cards righthander is 6-2 at home and 2-6 on the road. He hasn't won in Cincinnati in more than five years.