1. Martinez Will Get a Shot as a Starter

    The recent acquisitions of righthanded relievers Jordan Walden and Matt Belisle almost ensure that young Carlos Martinez finally will get a full-fledged shot as a Cardinals starter next spring...

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  2. Sports Columnist Bryan Burwell Dies at 59 : Sports

    Bryan Burwell, a longtime sports columnist at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, died early Thursday (Dec. 4, 2014) after a short battle with cancer...

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  3. FanGraphs: The Secret of Lance Lynn's Success

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  4. Daniel Descalso Is Non-Tendered by the St. Louis Cardinals

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  5. Bernie: Belisle a Good Fit for Cardinals

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  6. Cardinals Non-Tender SS Daniel Descalso

    The Daniel Descalso era came to an end in St. Louis this week, so let's look back at the October memories to which the infielder contributed during his time with the Cardinals .....

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  7. Cardinals to Sign Matt Belisle

    The Cardinals have struck a one-year deal with free agent righty Matt Belisle, Jenifer Langosch of MLB .com tweets. Financial terms are not yet reported...

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  8. Cards Sign Belisle to 1-Yr Deal to Bolster Pen

    St. Louis Cardinals sign free agent RHP Matt Belisle to a one-year contract. Belisle, an 11-year veteran, pitched w/ Colorado from 2009-14...

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  9. Jason Heyward's Loss of Power and His Approach at the Plate

    Jason Heyward's power has gone down as he has spent more time in the leadoff spot. A change in approach might have caused the power drop, and a return to an aggressive approach could cause the power to return in 2015...

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  10. Carlos Martinez Begins Winter League Stint

    Two members of the St. Louis Cardinals played in Winter League ball this weekend. Carlos Martinez was just getting started. Xavier Scruggs was closing out his time...

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  11. Descalso a Candidate to Be Non-Tendered

    ST. LOUIS -- With six arbitration-eligible players still unsigned, the Cardinals must decide by 10:59 p.m. CT on Tuesday which will be tendered a contract and if any will be cut loose...

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  12. Cards Can Be Patient with Pitching Market

    As John Mozeliak surveyed the Cardinals ' roster midway through spring training in 2008, his first as the club's general manager, he saw a rotation light on innings and heavy with health issues...

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  13. Carlos Martinez Will Have a Soft Innings Cap Next Season

    Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak said that Carlos Martinez will have a “soft cap” on his innings next season if he wins a spot in the rotation. Currently, it's expected that he'll battle Marco Gonzales for the fifth starter's job...

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  14. Filling the St. Louis Cardinals Rotation: Carlos Martinez or Marco Gonzales

    With Shelby Miller now in Atlanta and the signing of Jon Lester highly unlikely given reported contract offers from both the Red Sox and the Cubs , it is safe to say that the last ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 91 reads 0 comments

  15. Hopes for the Offseason: Marco Gonzales

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  16. Unscientifically Scientific: Max Scherzer or Jon Lester?

    In this edition of unscientifically scientific, I take a look at the debate for getting a starting pitcher.....

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  17. Acquiring Jon Lester May Not Be a Good Idea

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  18. Matheny Will Give His No. 22 to Heyward

    Cardinals manager Mike Matheny, who has only worn one number since accepting his current role with the club, offered No...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 89 reads 0 comments

  19. Randal Grichuk's Role in 2015 After the Jason Heyward Trade

    Randal Grichuk ended 2015 as the starting rightfielder for the Cardinals . He showed solid outfield defense and pop with his bat, but is not yet a complete player...

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  20. Chris Carpenter to Take Break from St. Louis Cardinals Front Office

    Former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter will take a break from his front office position during the 2015 season.....

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  21. St. Louis Cardinals 'Linger' in the Hunt for Jon Lester

    Jon Lester would be an intriguing addition to the St. Louis Cardinals . Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal says the Cards remain “lingering” in the hunt for the pitcher.....

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  22. Bernie: Updating the Cards' Shopping List

    The Cardinals made the biggest trade of the MLB offseason, at least so far, in acquiring right fielder Jason Heyward and reliever Jordan Walden from the Braves in exchange for pitchers Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins...

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  23. Cardinals Acquire INF Ty Kelly, the Most Interesting Man in the Minors

    Last night, the St. Louis Cardinals acquired Triple-A infielder Ty Kelly (26 years old) from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for Double-A right-handed pitcher Sam Gaviglio (24 years old)...

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  24. Bird Bytes: Choosing Martinez over Miller...

    Let's put Jason Heyward aside for a while to discuss one of the more intriguing aspects of the Cardinals - Braves trade -- at least from the St. Louis standpoint.....

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  25. Cards Celebrate the Man's Birthday with Museum Exhibit

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