1. Hitters Must Adapt to Competitive Shift

    In some ways baseball never changes. The sport will always boil down to pitching, catching, hitting and fielding.....

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

  2. Peralta Adds Pop to Cards' Lineup

    Through much of a .196 March and April, Jhonny Peralta kept telling himself to relax. He had six home runs and five doubles in his first month as a Cardinal but just eight hits otherwise...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 183 reads 0 comments

  3. Rosenthal, Carpenter, Craig Lack '13 Magic

    fans have been feeling a little jittery when closer Trevor Rosenthal enters games -- and with good reason. He hasn't been the same dominant ninth-inning reliever we saw in October, when he faced 40 batters, retired 33 of them and struck out 18...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 108 reads 1 comments

  4. What Tony La Russa's New Job Means for the St. Louis Cardinals?

    As soon as I heard that Hall of Fame manager Tony La Russa was being named as the Chief Baseball Officer of the Arizona Diamondbacks , I immediately grew concerned about what it would mean for the future of the St...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 273 reads 0 comments

  5. Mozeliak Not Apt to Deal -- Yet : Sports

    The Cardinals have 37-year-old lefthander Pedro Feliciano, formerly with the New York Mets , on tap to join the organization on a minor-league deal after he worked out at the team's facility in Jupiter, Fla...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 286 reads 0 comments

  6. Cardinals vs. Arizona Preview

    Scouting report: Arizona 's Bronson Arroyo, the longtime Cincinnati pitcher who will work tonight, has made more starts (36) than any other active pitcher against the Cardinals ...

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

  7. St. Louis Cardinals Mailbag

    The St. Louis Cardinals are the defending National League champions. They have a stocked farm system that makes many jealous of their future success. They have young talent at almost every position and veteran leadership at the others...

    Bill Ivie Jr Written by Bill Ivie Jr about 2 months ago 1,085 reads 1 comments

  8. Quick Hits: Mets, Feliciano, Drew, Rays

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  9. How Does Matheny's Usage of Rosenthal This Year Compare to 2013?

    With the St. Louis Cardinals leading the Atlanta Braves in the late innings of Sunday's series finale, manager Mike Matheny turned to closer Trevor Rosenthal with a one-run lead in the ninth inning in the hopes of securing a sweep...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  10. Motte Ready for Action, Moved to Tuesday

    Reliever Jason Motte, who has spent the past 14 months recovering from a right elbow injury, was ready to rejoin the Cardinals ' bullpen on Sunday afternoon.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 2 months ago 242 reads 0 comments

  11. Garcia Shines, but Ninth Goes Dark for Cards

    The sun shone on the Cardinals and once shone brightly for the Cardinals on Sunday afternoon. It only went dark with a storm they created...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 107 reads 0 comments

  12. Playing Time for Taveras Could Be on Horizon

    There is a date on the horizon when the Cardinals could promote either top prospect Oscar Taveras or recall surging talent Randal Grichuk from Class AAA Memphis and have the necessary at-bats ready and waiting for a new player that they don't now...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 500 reads 0 comments

  13. Weary Bullpen Turns in Ugly Ninth as Cards Fall to Braves 6-5

    Two steps forward, one step back. That's the way it felt Sunday afternoon when the Cardinals came within one pitch of their first five-game winning streak and their first sweep of the season, only to lose 6-5 to the Atlanta Braves ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 58 reads 1 comments

  14. Rosenthal Can't Close Door, Cards Lose 6-5

    Trevor Rosenthal had three chances at getting the final out and getting his fourth straight save, in as many games but he couldn't do it as the Braves scored twice in the top of the ninth with two out and went on to beat the Cardinals 6-5 on Sunday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 60 reads 0 comments

  15. Craig, Lynn lead Cardinals past Braves | Wichita Eagle

    Allen Craig is starting to feel comfortable and the St. Louis Cardinals are hoping that continues for a long time...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 months ago 81 reads 1 comments

  16. Bourjos, Matheny Ejected

    St. Louis Cardinals center fielder Peter Bourjos and manager Mike Matheny were ejected at the end of the fourth inning of Friday night's game with the Atlanta Braves ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 210 reads 0 comments

  17. David Aardsma Declines to Exercise Opt-out Clause with Cardinals

    The Cardinals signed reliever David Aardsma to a minor league contract near the end of March. Aardsma, who had spent spring training with the Indians , was given an opt-out date of May 15 in the deal...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 187 reads 0 comments

  18. Matheny, Bourjos Ejected vs. Braves

    Mike Matheny will be following Peter Bourjos to the clubhouse. He's also been ejected, had to be restrained by first-base ump...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  19. 3 Potential Deals Cardinals GM John Mozeliak Should Propose at the Deadline

    Few if any would’ve envisioned the St. Louis Cardinals to be hovering around .500 a month-and-a-half into the regular season. The Cardinals are the reigning National League champions, the team many picked to run away with the Central Division...

    Tyler Poslosky Written by Tyler Poslosky about 2 months ago 7,487 reads 16 comments

  20. Meanwhile in Memphis, the Hottest Hitter There Is

    ST. LOUIS • Although they lost to Omaha on Thursday evening, the Cardinals ' Triple-A Memphis Redbirds did not have any trouble filling up the box score with familiar names and familiar production...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 2 months ago 113 reads 1 comments

  21. Cardinals Exec Bill DeWitt Jr. to Lead Search for New MLB Commissioner

    St. Louis Cardinals Chairman Bill DeWitt Jr. will lead the committee to find a successor to baseball Commissioner Bud Selig...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  22. Wacha Sparks Cardinals in Win over Cubs

    ST. LOUIS -- When it comes to being a hitter, St. Louis rookie Michael Wacha would rather talk about his pitching...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 months ago 554 reads 0 comments

  23. Yadier Molina, Cardinals Unhappy with Cubs' Pitches Near Head

    Following multiple pitches up and in courtesy of the Cubs on Thursday, Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina expressed his frustrations in the direction of visitor's dugout...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 2 months ago 628 reads 0 comments

  24. Tonight's Cubs-Cardinals Game Postponed Due to Rain

    Tonight's game has been postponed due to rain and rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheader on August 30th (1:15 & 7:15)...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 109 reads 0 comments

  25. Wong Brought Back After Strong Turn at Class AAA

    Kolten Wong, the former first-round pick sent out in part because the Cardinals ' offense overall couldn't generate much, has returned to the majors in an attempt to defibrillate the lineup...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 113 reads 0 comments