1. Cards' Pitching Is Ridiculously Good

    • Remember the atrocious game played on May 12, when Cardinals ' pitchers were jacked for 17 runs by the Cubs ? That was arguably the low point of the season. But the pitching staff has been nothing less than sensational since then...

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  2. Biggest Issues St. Louis Cardinals Must Address at the Trade Deadline

    The St. Louis Cardinals are beginning to heat up faster than the grueling Midwest climate. They’ ve won five straight, eight of their last nine and are within 3.5 games of the division-leading Milwaukee Brewers ...

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  3. Jay, Holliday Fuel Cards' Offense in Home Win

    Of course the offense looks lively in this game, of all games, with one of the worst lineups that the team can put out there...

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  4. Red-Hot Cardinals Win 5th Straight, 8 of Last 9

    Sporting a lineup absent of two players who have been anchors at both the top and in the heart of it, the Cardinals instead received contributions from the full length of their order, smacking ten hits to beat the Mets 5-2...

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  5. Holliday's 1,000th RBI Is the Sign of a Career of Consistency

    Matt Holliday has always been in an odd place as a member of the St. Louis Cardinals . While plenty of fans recognize him for what he has done, there is a certain faction that seems to always be looking for a reason to complain about Holliday...

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  6. Why Isn't Matt Holliday Hitting for More Power?

    Slugging percentage (SLG) has long been the go-to stat for measuring power-hitting in baseball. The stat is calculated using the total bases a player notches for each hit. SLG can be calculated using the following formulas...

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  7. Mike Matheny Remembers Padres Great Tony Gwynn

    Speaking before Monday night's game, St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny remembered Hall of Fame right fielder and San Diego Padres great Tony Gwynn.....

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  8. Cards' First-Round Pick Ready to Go

    Righthander Luke Weaver, the Cardinals ' top draft pick from Florida State, passed through Busch Stadium on Monday to take his physical, sign some documents and meet big leaguers and the media...

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  9. Cards Adamant About Staying the Course

    By sending rookie outfielders Oscar Taveras and Randal Grichuk back to the minors, the Cardinals made one thing clear: They're still firmly committed to the lineup regulars that opened the season as core pieces...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  10. Cardinals Make It 7 of 8, Stifle Mets 6-2

    ST. LOUIS -- Allen Craig and Matt Adams each had two RBIs and the St. Louis Cardinals got effective work from rookie pitchers subbing for ace Adam Wainwright in a 6-2 victory over the New York Mets on Monday night...

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  11. Video: Holliday's 1000th Career RBI

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  12. Cardinals Agree to Terms with First-Round Pick Luke Weaver

    According to Jenifer Langosch of MLB .com, the Cardinals have officially agreed to terms with first-round pick right-hander Luke Weaver.....

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  13. Series preview: Mets at Cardinals

    • Adam Wainwright, originally scheduled to start Monday, will have his turn skipped because of tendinitis in the back of his pitching elbow. Carlos Martinez, whose fastball has averaged 97...

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  14. Cardinals' Rotation Will Remain Strong

    With the Cardinals stagnant, inconsistent offense, the Cardinals starting rotation has proved the strength of the team over the first third of the season. After Jaime Garcia's excellent start Sunday, he lowered his ERA to 3...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  15. Lynn Has Changed His Approach

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  16. Adams Returns with a Bang -- Three of 'Em, Actually -- as Cards Sweep Nats

    With another home run in Sunday's 5-2 victory over the Nationals at Busch Stadium, Matt Adams has hit three in his past three games -- matching his total for his first 52 games this season...

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  17. Cards Complete Sweep of Nats with 5-2 Win

    The Cardinals , playing one of their best overall games and series of the season, completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals in a 5-2 triumph today at Busch Stadium before a sellout house of 45,335...

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  18. Adams Homers Again as Cardinals Sweep Nats

    Matt Adams homered for the third time in three games -- all with his father in attendance -- and Matt Holliday also went deep, helping the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 victory and series sweep Sunday over the Washington Nationals ...

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  19. Martinez to Make Spot Start in Place of Wainwright

    Right-hander Carlos Martinez will make a spot start in place of the injured Adam Wainwright on Monday, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny confirmed. Wainwright has been nursing an elbow injury...

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  20. Randy Choate Got the Win After Throwing One Pitch

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  21. Cardinals Activate Adams; Option Top Prospect Taveras

    .@ Cardinals have activated Matt Adams and optioned top prospect Oscar Taveras back to Triple-A @memphisredbirds...

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  22. The St. Louis Cardinals Should Demote Oscar Taveras

    When a nagging calf strain forced the St. Louis Cardinals to place first baseman Matt Adams on the disabled list, the club promoted all-universe barreler of pitched baseballs Oscar Taveras to the majors...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 251 reads 0 comments

  23. Which Matt Adams Will We See This Time Around?

    With Matt Adams seemingly set to reenter the St. Louis Cardinals starting lineup (at least on a part-time basis), most fans are likely wondering what to expect from the slugging first baseman this time around...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 81 reads 0 comments

  24. Preview: Cardinals vs. Washington

    SCOUTING REPORT • Even after losing at San Francisco 7-1 on Thursday, the Nationals are 10-3 over their last 13 games...

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  25. Strauss: If Wainwright Goes, so Goes the Season

    Adam Wainwright returned to St. Louis on Wednesday, made his appointment for an MRI, visited orthopedic surgeon Dr. George Paletta at his West County office and learned that the surgically-replaced ligament in his right elbow is sound...

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