1. Rating Mozeliak's 10 Biggest Gambles

    In our town, fans and media alike tend to view the Cardinals with the certainty of municipal bonds or a certificate of deposit. There's relatively low risk and high probability of return...

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  2. Image: Stan Musial Statue Dedication Ceremony in 1968

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  3. The Numbers Behind Shelby Miller's Four-Seam Fastball

    Shelby Miller had a terrific rookie season for the St. Louis Cardinals —finishing third in NL Rookie of the Year voting. He used one pitch more than any other starter in the majors—his four-seam fastball...

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  4. 4 Things the Cardinals Still Need to Do Before the Start of Spring Training

    The St. Louis Cardinals have a lot to look forward to in 2014. The arrival of Oscar Taveras , a full season from Kolten Wong and a possible rotation slot for Carlos Martinez are all highly anticipated highlights of the season to come...

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  5. GIF: Bob Gibson's Unhittable Back-Up Slider

    On the occasion of our naming of the Cardinals ' All-Time Single-Season Team, why not pay homage to what may be the single greatest pitch in franchise history? We speak, of course, of Bob Gibson's slider...

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  6. Cards Give Vet Announcer Shannon Extension

    ST. LOUIS -- The Cardinals and longtime broadcaster Mike Shannon have finalized a multiyear contract extension.....

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  7. The St. Louis Cardinals Will Own the National League in 2014

    While other teams are still figuring out which free agent signings they want to go after prior to the 2014 baseball season, there's no doubts the St. Louis Cardinals are sitting in a pretty spot right now...

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  8. Cardinals Should Be Even Better

    The 2013 Cardinals led the National League with 97 wins and charged through the National League playoffs to capture the 19th NL pennant in franchise history. A good time was had by all in St...

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  9. FSM's Cardinals Spring TV Schedule Increases to 15 Games

    There's no room to increase the number of Cardinals games televised during the regular season — they've all been shown in recent seasons.....

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  10. Cards Give Vet Announcer Shannon Extension

    The Cardinals and longtime broadcaster Mike Shannon have finalized a multiyear contract extension. Shannon will be entering his 56th season with the organization in 2014, counting his playing career, and 42nd as a broadcaster...

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  11. Were the Cardinals Unlucky with Home Runs in 2013?

    In 2013, the Cardinals batted extremely well with runners on base while coming up empty with the bases clear...

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  12. What Should We Expect from Yadier Molina's Hitting in 2014?

    have always found it fascinating to keep track of Yadier Molina's development as a hitter—especially over the last three seasons. Two and a half years into his career, Molina had a ...

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  13. ESPN Picks Cards' Opener at Reds for Telecast

    ST. LOUIS • The Cincinnati Reds won't have the traditional first pitch of opening day on March 31, but their afternoon game against the rival Cardinals will have a national audience...

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  14. No Time to Breathe for Kolten Wong

    The sun doesn't rise as fast as Kolten Wong does these days. A breeze curling off a mountain in his native Hilo, Hawaii, has cooled things down — “oh, upper-60s,” ...

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  15. Ranking the 10 Greatest Free-Agent Signings in St. Louis Cardinals History

    There is no question that the St. Louis Cardinals have done an excellent job of building their teams from the draft as of late...

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  16. An Interview with St. Louis Cardinals' Player Development Guru Gary LaRocque

    I am not sure if there is another team in Major League Baseball that does player development like the Cardinals do. 30 of the 38 players on the Cardinals' 40-man roster have played in the Cards' minor league system...

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  17. Should Cardinals Outfield Prospect James Ramsey Learn Second Base?

    The question being asked by MLB .com's Bernie Pleskoff is whether or not St. Louis Cardinals outfield prospect James Ramsey would benefit by learning second base. He scouted Ramsey in the Arizona Fall League this past fall...

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  18. The Strain of October Innings

    Over the past two seasons the Cardinals have thrown more innings than any pitching staff in the majors. That's what happens when your team makes consecutive extended postseason runs...

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  19. Who Are All These Outfielders?

    ST. LOUIS • Outside of pitching – specifically righthanded, power pitching – the spot on the Cardinals ' roster with the thickest stack of young talent was out in the outfield...

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  20. Cardinals Claim Rafael Ortega from Waivers

    The Cardinals have claimed outfielder Rafael Ortega off waivers from the Rangers , according to MLB .com's Jenifer Langosch (on Twitter)...

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  21. How Did Matt Carpenter Drive in So Many Runs in 2013?

    Matt Carpenter had a phenomenal 2013 season playing second base and primarily batting leadoff for the St. Louis Cardinals . If you were living in a rock during the 2013 season, you needn't take my word for it...

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  22. Writers to Honor M. Carpenter, Wainwright, Molina

    Matt Carpenter, Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina, three linchpins on the Cardinals' 2013 National League championship club, will share the St. Louis Baseball Man of the Year award to be presented on Jan...

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  23. The Top 5 International Finds

    The Cardinals ' increased presence and investment into the Dominican Republic and other Caribbean talent pools in the past decade have yielded a handful of high-return prospects, including the club's top hitting and top pitching prospect entering 2014...

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  24. Cardinals Going Global for Prospects

    On their way to winning the National League pennant last year, the Cardinals turned repeatedly and sometimes urgently to a farm system they had rebuilt over the past decade by mining familiar locales for talent...

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  25. Jason Motte Hoping to Be Ready for Game Action InMarch

    Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post Dispatch has a lengthy article updating the status of Jason Motte, who's recovering from Tommy John elbow surgery last May...

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