Nationals Journal: St. Louis Cardinals


Posted at 11:20 PM ET, 10/11/2012

Cardinals’ Lance Lynn on Jayson Werth’s marathon at-bat, walk-off homer: ‘He beat me’

Jayson Werth's marathon at-bat and walk-off homerun as viewed from the perspective of the pitcher he was dueling, Lance Lynn.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:20 PM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, Lance Lynn, NLDS, NLDS Game 4, NLDS: Nationals-Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 08:21 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Pete Kozma, Daniel Descalso giving St. Louis Cardinals key contributions

It's not only the usual suspects helping to fuel the Cardinals' offense in the NLDS; the unheralded middle infielders have also made big plays.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:21 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daniel Descalso, NLDS, NLDS Game 3, NLDS: Nationals-Cardinals, Pete Kozma, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Cardinals turn to returning ace Chris Carpenter in Game 3

Chris Carpenter has plenty of postseason experience but he'll start Game 3 Wednesday having thrown just 17 innings in 2012 after undergoing surgery.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:34 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Carpenter, NLDS, NLDS Game 3, NLDS: Nationals-Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 06:33 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Frank Robinson to throw out first pitch

Former Nationals manager Frank Robinson will throw out the first pitch at the first postseason baseball game in Washington since 1933 on Wednesday.

By Barry Svrluga  |  06:33 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  frank robinson, National League Division Series, St. Louis Cardinals, Washington Nationals

Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Jaime Garcia off Cardinals’ NLDS roster, Shelby Miller added

Starting pitcher Jaime Garcia is removed from the Cardinals' NLDS roster because of an injury allowing the defending World Series champions to add a fresh arm to their bullpen for the rest of the series.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:29 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NLDS, NLDS: Nationals-Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 11:39 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Cardinals Jon Jay makes defensive play of the series in Game 2

Cardinals' center fielder Jon Jay made the defensive play of the series with his leaping catch in the sixth inning of Game 2.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:39 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jon Jay, NLDS Game 2, NLDS: Nationals-Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 11:32 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Cardinals Jaime Garcia’s status uncertain with shoulder injury

Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia underwent an MRI on his throwing shoulder Monday and, according to the St. Louis Post Dispatched, will be removed from the postseason roster.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:32 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jaime Garcia, NLDS Game 2, NLDS: Nationals-Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 10/08/2012

About the Cardinals’ decision to use only one left-handed reliever during the NLDS

The Cardinals decision to use only one left-handed reliever during the NLDS will continue to play a prominent role in the strategy of both sides.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:43 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NLDS, NLDS: Nationals-Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 10:37 PM ET, 10/07/2012

Adam Wainwright: Cardinals are ‘not hanging our heads’ after Game 1 loss

The Cardinals are disappointed they lost Game 1, but they're far from worried about having to come from behind in a playoff series.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:37 PM ET, 10/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Wainwright, Cardinals, Jason Motte, NLDS: Nationals-Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals