The Early Lead: St. Louis Cardinals


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 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 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