1. Matt Carpenter Becomes 1st Cardinal Since 2009 with 5 Hits in a Game

    With his 11th-inning go-ahead double in Wednesday night's game against the Kansas City Royals , Matt Carpenter became the first St...

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  2. Cardinals Have Spoiled Their Fans

    What's wrong with the Cardinals ? The question has frustrated the players, confounded GM John Mozeliak and left manager Mike Matheny scrambling to freshen his supply of useful clichés...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 184 reads 0 comments

  3. Matheny Tries to Get Bourjos on Track

    KANSAS CITY • Peter Bourjos, who homered in a reserve role on Tuesday, was in the Cardinals ' lineup in center field Wednesday night against Kansas City lefthander Jason Vargas...

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  4. Draft Preview: Cardinals' Slot Money Strategy

    When the new Collective Bargaining Agreement went into effect prior to the 2012 MLB Draft, the league sought to dampen signing bonuses and transfer more money back to the owners...

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  5. Cards' Draft More About 'Want' More Than 'Need'

    When the Cardinals selected college lefty Marco Gonzales with their first draft pick last season and then prep standouts Rob Kaminsky, a lefty, and shortstop Oscar Mercado with their ...

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  6. Why Adam Wainwright Is Finally Poised for Cy Young Breakthrough in 2014

    It'll be nothing new if Adam Wainwright comes close to winning the National League Cy Young this year. He's been there and done that, finishing third in the voting in 2009 and second in 2010 and 2013...

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  7. Wong Hits a Home Run to Remember

    With reporters looking for answers about the Cardinals ' stagnant offense, Kolten Wong stood at his locker before Tuesday's game, one of the few starting position players available to question...

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  8. Frustration Mounts as Cards Unravel

    The Cardinals have outfitted several games this summer with themes to entice ticket sales, from Mizzou Night for alumni to Star Wars Night for wannabe Wookiees, and so it was on Superhero ...

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  9. Draft Board Shaping Up with Four Day 1 Picks

    ST. LOUIS -- With the 2014 First-Year Player Draft less than 48 hours away, the Cardinals have settled into their war room, spending up to 10 hours a day determining who might become the future of the organization...

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  10. Wong Settles Neatly into Cards' Nucleus

    Face it, folks, Kolten Wong is the Cardinals second baseman. He should continue in that role for a long, long time. Many fans have resisted this notion. Wong's messy major league debut last season soured them on his potential...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 69 reads 0 comments

  11. Strauss: Sinking Cards 'Still Fighting for an Identity'

    A clubhouse reveals itself in numerous ways, some obvious to the outside world, some more subtle. Winning teams, as a rule, are applauded for their mix or “chemistry.” Poor or underachieving clubs typically endure more scrutiny...

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  12. Molina Reaches 10-Year Milestone

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  13. Cardinals Break out on Offense but Still Lose

    Yadier Molina slammed his helmet to the dirt what looked like a bases-loaded single turned into an inning ending double play in the first inning. He slammed it hard...

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  14. Miller: Loss to Royals Is 'On Me, for Sure'

    For a game that often moves at a comparatively slow pace, things can happen extraordinarily fast in baseball. They did to the Cardinals and starting pitcher Shelby Miller on Monday...

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  15. St. Louis Cardinals: Jump Them with Your Best

    The St. Louis Cardinals are on pace to win 85 games in 2014 and would likely miss the playoffs with that win total. The main problem is that their most productive hitters are having down seasons...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 54 reads 0 comments

  16. Listless Cards Could Use a Jolt from Taveras

    The delicate balance of bringing a phenom to his full development is one of baseball's most inexact sciences.....

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  17. Royals Top Reeling Cards 6-0

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  18. Top Stats to Know: Royals vs. Cardinals

    The Kansas City Royals and St. Louis Cardinals face off Monday night as power will be at a premium in St. Louis.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  19. Twins Have Interest in St. Louis Cardinals Outfielder Jon Jay?

    The Minnesota Twins may have an interest in St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Jon Jay, according to KTSP sports reporter Darren Wolfson.....

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  20. Gonzales Another Fast-Rising Arm for Cardinals

    When it comes to grooming the next best young arm in the Cardinals system, the development directive is that lefty Marco Gonzales has this season, his first full summer in the pros, ...

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  21. Early Exit Gives Lynn Third Loss of Season

    Coming off his best start of his career, a complete game shutout against the New York Yankees , Lance Lynn pitched just 3.1 innings and gave up 3 earned runs to give him his third loss of the season...

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  22. Just one of those days: Cardinals take tough loss in finale vs. Giants

    The Cardinals were probably pleased to see the San Francisco Giants pack up their belongings and depart Busch Stadium following Sunday afternoon's game...

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  23. Molina Sitting Today vs. Giants

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  24. Oscar Taveras Will Become NL Rookie of the Year Front-Runner

    For St. Louis Cardinals fans, it's been a long wait to see top prospect Oscar Taveras in action. The 21-year-old Dominican Republic outfielder was ranked as the No. 2 prospect for 2014 on MLB ...

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  25. Cards Recall Slugger Grichuk to Bolster Bench

    The St. Louis Cardinals have juggled their bench, recalling rookie outfielder Randal Grichuk from Triple-A Memphis and optioning outfielder Shane Robinson to that club...

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