1. Cardinals Expected to Make Offer to Aledmys Diaz

    After a private workout in front of top Cardinals brass today, Cuban shortstop Aledmys Diaz is expected to receive an offer from St. Louis within 24 hours, reports Joe Strauss of the St...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 354 reads 0 comments

  2. Bernie: Cutting through the deep grass in center field : Sports

    I'm obviously dense, so perhaps that explains why I continue to be perplexed by the notion being put forth by the Cardinals of an intense, wide-open competition between Jon Jay and Peter Bourjos for the starting center field job...

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  3. Lilliquist Says Motte Is 'Ahead of Schedule'

    JUPITER, Fla. • Through the first week of drills, no Cardinals pitcher has suffered anything close to a significant injury, inducing pitching coach Derek Lilliquist to knock himself on the head today...

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  4. Depth Creates Pleasant Problem for St. Louis Cardinals

    A popular thought heading into the offseason had the Cardinals using their surplus of young arms to fill a glaring need at shortstop, possibly by acquiring Troy Tulowitzki , J...

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  5. 'Way Too Early' for Lineup Talk, Matheny Says

    JUPITER, Fla. • Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said it "was too early" today to begin thinking of lineups, but that didn't mean he hadn't been doing some doodling himself.....

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  6. MLB Team Needs 2014: St. Louis Cardinals

    The St. Louis Cardinals won 97 games on their way to the World Series last season, and then addressed a couple of their most pressing roster needs over the winter...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 4,131 reads 2 comments

  7. Cards' Martinez Will Get Starter Reps in Early Games

    While the position players were taking their first official swings off coaches on Tuesday, members of the Cardinals ' pitching staff were completing their third sets of bullpen sessions ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 102 reads 0 comments

  8. St. Louis Cardinals Have Many Storylines to Follow in Spring Training

    On your mark, get set ... Spring training begins in earnest today as the St. Louis Cardinals begin full-squad workouts in Jupiter, Fla...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 82 reads 0 comments

  9. Matheny: Cards' Expectations Are Higher Internally

    Manager Mike Matheny made his third State of the Cardinals address this morning on the first day of official workouts at the Cardinals' spring training complex...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 66 reads 0 comments

  10. Instagram: Matheny, Molina, LaRussa in Spring

    Molina and Matheny with former # Cardinals manager La Russa discussing new approach at plate because of collision rule...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  11. Bourjos Should Aim for Different Goal from Stolen Bases

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  12. Interview with St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher Joe Kelly

    How much do you actually know about St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Joe Kelly? Do you know what he typically orders at In-N-Out? How about his thoughts on pitching in a World Series game? ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 133 reads 0 comments

  13. Latin America Is a Source of Talent for 2014 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

    Everyone in the St. Louis Cardinals organization has said it time and time again: Oscar Taveras is the best hitting prospect in the organization since one Albert Pujols...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 55 reads 0 comments

  14. Motte Takes the Mound to Test-Drive Elbow

    JUPITER, Fla. • The discussion this morning before the Cardinals took the field for one of the few remaining workouts with just pitchers and catchers was whether Jason Motte would take the mound...

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  15. Cardinals Spring Training: 5 Things to Watch

    Over the last three seasons, the St. Louis Cardinals own a World Series title and have come within a victory of competing in three straight Fall Classics...

    Kerry Walls Written by Kerry Walls about 2 months ago 2,104 reads 4 comments

  16. Cards Get First Spring Look at Lefty Gonzales

    JUPITER, Fla. • The last time a collegiate pitcher drafted in the first round came into a Cardinals ' camp the next spring, the Michael Wacha story began to unfold.....

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  17. How the Cardinals' Young Flamethrowers Can Be Even Better in 2014

    It’s doubtful the St. Louis Cardinals would have finished with the best record in the National League and reached the World Series last season without the contributions from their rookie pitchers...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 4,395 reads 4 comments

  18. Peralta Arrives Early, Wants to Make Good Impression

    New Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta checked into Cardinals' camp this morning three days earlier than he needed. "Getting in early here is important because I want to know everyone in the clubhouse before things start...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 89 reads 0 comments

  19. Blake Hawksworth Retires at Age 30

    Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports that right-hander Blake Hawksworth, a 28th-round pick of the Cardinals in 2001, has retired from baseball and gone to work for agent Scott Boras and the Boras Corp...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 184 reads 0 comments

  20. Taveras Does “Extensive Running” for First Time Since Ankle Surgery

    Cardinals top outfield prospect Oscar Taveras was limited to 46 games last season at Triple-A Memphis because of a severe right ankle injury that eventually required surgery...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 76 reads 0 comments

  21. Wong Out to 'Prove Everyone Wrong'

    Kolten Wong acknowledges his failure as a part-time player late last season with the Cardinals . He all but guarantees it won't happen again...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 98 reads 0 comments

  22. Matt Adams Will Wear No. 32 This Season

    JUPITER, Fla. • Top prospect Oscar Taveras, who reported to Cardinals camp today, will wear jersey No. 77 this spring...

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  23. Oquendo Gets Carpenter, Infielders Up to Speed

    JUPITER, Fla. • After he had a chance to catch his breath and regain his legs, Cardinals third baseman Matt Carpenter offered a one-word assessment of the drill coach Jose Oquendo sprang on the infielders Tuesday morning...

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  24. Wacha Sets His Goals High

    JUPITER, Fla. • Some of the best stories of any early baseball spring often involve our incurable infatuations with some dazzling rookie phenom bubbling with promise and obvious athletic gifts...

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  25. Rosenthal Is Warming to Cards' Closer Role

    JUPITER, Fla. • Want-to-be Cardinals starter Trevor Rosenthal didn't miss many chances at last month's Winter Warm-Up and baseball writers' dinner to tweak manager Mike Matheny ...

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