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Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 03/22/2014

NCAA Tournament 2014: Louisville reaches third straight Sweet 16 with win against Saint Louis

The defending champion Cardinals overcome cold shooting to advance to Sweet 16, where Coach Rick Pitino is 11-0 all-time.

By Brandon Parker  |  06:04 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Louisville, NCAA tournament, St. Louis

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 03/22/2014

NCAA Tournament 2014: Louisville, Saint Louis combine for lowest first-half point total (so far)

The Cardinals and Billikens totaled just 41 points and 21 turnovers in the first half of their second-round matchup.

By Brandon Parker  |  04:16 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Louisville, NCAA tournament, St. Louis

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 10/31/2013

World Series 2013: The future of the Red Sox, Cardinals rosters

The Red Sox have more impending free agents than the younger Cardinals.

By James Wagner  |  09:11 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Red Sox, MLB Playoffs, St. Louis Cardinals, World Series

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 10/30/2013

2013 World Series: Michael Wacha will try to stop Red Sox in Game 6

Just getting to Boston was a battle for the Cardinals on Tuesday.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:17 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Red Sox, Michael Wacha, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 10/28/2013

2013 World Series Game 4: Kolten Wong apologizes

St. Louis Cardinals second baseman is goat of the game on a walk-off pickoff. Yeah, you’ve never seen that before, either.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:46 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Red Sox, Kolten Wong, MLB Playoffs, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 10/27/2013

World Series 2013: The Red Sox are in serious trouble

The Cardinals have a 2-1 series lead and the Red Sox send Clay Buchholz to the mound in Game 4.

By James Wagner  |  01:01 PM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Red Sox, MLB Playoffs, St. Louis Cardinals, World Series

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 10/23/2013

Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals face off in World Series

For the first time since 1999, the two best regular-season teams in baseball will play against each other in the World Series.

By Kelyn Soong  |  10:01 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Wainwright, Boston Red Sox, David Ortiz, Michael Wacha, MLB, St. Louis Cardinals, tom boswell, World Series

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 10/21/2013

NFL Roundup: Peyton Manning loses in emotional return to Indianapolis

Manning received a warm welcome, but his Denver Broncos lost 39-33 Sunday night. Week 7 was also dominated by multiple injuries to star players.

By Kelyn Soong  |  02:31 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andrew Luck, Baltimore Ravens, Ben Roethlisberger, brian cushing, Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Geno Smith, Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Jay Cutler, Joe Flacco, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Peyton Manning, Pittsburgh Steelers, Reggie Wayne, Sam Bradford, St. Louis Rams, Tom Brady

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Sam Bradford out for the year with torn ACL

Rams are expected to look for help at QB...but not to Tim Tebow.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:47 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Sam Bradford, St. Louis Rams

Posted at 07:32 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Tim Tebow time? Rams discuss QB, but signing is unlikely, report says

Sam Bradford injury leaves St. Louis with Kellen Clemens.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:32 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, St. Louis Rams, Tim Tebow

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 10/19/2013

Matt Carpenter’s at-bat turned NLCS Game 6 for the Cardinals

Two crucial at-bats allowed the Cardinals to chop down Clayton Kershaw in the third inning last night.

By Adam Kilgore  |  09:44 AM ET, 10/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  baseball playoffs, Los Angeles Dodgers, nlcs, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 10/18/2013

NLCS Game 6 should be about Kershaw-Wacha, not ‘culture’

The storyline of the NLCS has focused on the disparate images of the Cardinals and Dodgers, but what really matters is the enticing pairing of Michael Wacha and Clayton Kershaw.

By Adam Kilgore  |  02:19 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers, Michael Wacha, nlcs, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 10/16/2013

Trevor Rosenthal and the Cardinals’ player development machine

Trevor Rosenthal has highlighted the Cardinals’ preponderance of dominant, homegrown pitching.

By Adam Kilgore  |  08:02 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  baseball playoffs, Los Angeles Dodgers, Major League Baseball, nlcs, St. Louis Cardinals, trevor rosenthal

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Bear! Dodgers fan dressed in furry costume dances on Cardinals’ dugout (video)

Maybe the guy brought Los Angeles luck in NLCA Game 3. Either that or he’ll star in “Ted II.“

By Cindy Boren  |  10:46 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, nlcs, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Pittsburgh babies are dressed as pirates (photos)

Hey, the baseball team faces the Cardinals today in the playoffs. Why not dress up defenseless infants?

By Cindy Boren  |  12:02 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, National League Division Series, Pittsburgh Pirates, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 07:58 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Cardinals rookie comes within inches of no-hitter (video)

Michael Wacha, all of 22 years old, can’t get the last out against Washington Nationals.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:58 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Michael Wacha, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Cardinals GM orders cross removed from Busch Stadium pitcher's mound

Grounds crew had added it along with No. 6 tribute to Stan Musial.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:45 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Wainwright, Baseball, onfaith, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 03/18/2013

Jake Long, Rams agree to four-year contract

Quarterback Sam Bradford is thrilled to get some protection for his blind side -- if Long can stay healthy.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:20 AM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jake Long, NFL, St. Louis Rams

Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 02/26/2013

Steven Jackson will void contract with Rams, report says

With his 30th birthday approaching, running back may be too expensive for St. Louis.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:28 AM ET, 02/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, NFL free agency, St. Louis Rams, Steven Jackson

Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 10/24/2012

Rams WR Danny Amendola returns to practice

Sam Bradford's most reliable receiver could be back on the field sooner than expected.

By Matt Brooks  |  03:57 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, St. Louis Rams

Posted at 03:39 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Charles Woodson out six weeks with broken collarbone, Fox reports

Green Bay Packers safety Charles Woodson broke his collarbone in victory over the St. Louis Rams

By Cindy Boren  |  03:39 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Green Bay Packers, NFL, St. Louis Rams

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Albert Pujols reportedly had minor knee surgery

Angels slugger Albert Pujols reportedly underwent a minor procedure to clean out his knee.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:50 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Los Angeles Angels, MLB, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Carlos Beltran goes down, Matt Carpenter steps up for Cardinals

Rookie reserve Matt Carpenter's two-run home run helped the Cardinals win without their best playoff hitter.

By Matt Brooks  |  10:37 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLB, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 10/05/2012

Rams WR Danny Amendola will undergo more tests on injured shoulder

One of the league's top wide receivers and a key cog in the St. Louis passing game could time with a right shoulder injury.

By Matt Brooks  |  11:36 AM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, St. Louis Rams