Thinking about two St. Louis Cardinals reserve catchers a half-century apart.
Thinking about two St. Louis Cardinals reserve catchers a half-century apart.
A series of St. Louis Cardinals were honored at last Sunday night’s Baseball Writers’ Association Dinner.
Remembering a series of escalating incidents that began with accusations of improperly rubbed up baseballs in 2009 and 2010.
The St. Louis Cardinals’ newest additions have official uniform numbers for 2015.
Former St. Louis Cardinals Mark Grudzielanek and Joe Mather are among new managers in the Arizona Diamondbacks minor league system.
A look ahead to what may be the top stories surrounding the St. Louis Cardinals in 2015.
A look back at the top projected stories across the St. Louis Cardinals world in 2014 from last January.
The St. Louis Cardinals addressed their right field need by acquiring Jason Heyward from the Atlanta Braves.
Through year one of Jhonny Peralta’s four-year contract, the risk taken by the St. Louis Cardinals in bringing in the controversial veteran shortstop paid off.
At the July 31 deadline, the St. Louis Cardinals added pitcher John Lackey and a minor leaguer for pitcher Joe Kelly and 1B/OF Allen Craig.
Once again, St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright was a top candidate for the National League Cy Young Award, but again fell short in 2014.
The St. Louis Cardinals had to make a series of adjustments to their rotation, including two trades, due to major injuries to Michael Wacha and Jaime Garcia.
Somehow, the St. Louis Cardinals managed to remain in the playoff race for almost two months while Yadier Molina was injured.
Prior to the season, if anyone had forecast consistency in centerfield for the 2014 St. Louis Cardinals, they probably would have been referring to Peter Bourjos, not Jon Jay.
The 2014 St. Louis Cardinals had four National League All-Stars, plus their manager. The only two to appear in the game had a rough night.
For each of the last two winters, the St. Louis Cardinals bestowed a 40-man roster spot on a free agent signee that led me to scratch my head as to why.
The last time the Braves and Cardinals swapped a major league outfielder, Atlanta made a huge mistake – one they are still living down 11 years later. Could the reverse happen now?
St. Louis Cardinals prospects C.J. McElroy, Sam Tuivailala and Tyrell Jenkins are among 2014 Arizona Fall League players with a standout tool.
SABR Defensive Index ranks Marlins shortstop 14th, yet Adeiny Hechavarria was in the top three of the final Gold Glove Award scoring. The metrics placed Cardinal Jhonny Peralta third.
The St. Louis Cardinals’ most dependable reliever during most of the season, Pat Neshek, is scuffling when the team needs him most. It is reminiscent of the Edward Mujica situation in 2013.
Why do the St. Louis Cardinals seem to have so many outfielders and so few first basemen?
Two recent data points indicate St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright’s Cy Young Award chances are declining.
Hall of Fame induction, Chris Carpenter bobbleheads and special-price tickets make August 15-16 a great time to head to Busch Stadium for St. Louis Cardinals baseball.
Is Oscar Taveras heading for a Colby Rasmus-like scenario in which he is devalued before being traded away?
If the St. Louis Cardinals add another starting pitcher via trade, could that mean a different role for Joe Kelly?
The cries of concern over the contract the St. Louis Cardinals gave injured left-hander Jaime Garcia are reminiscent of those expressed over Mark Mulder six years ago.
It has been almost a century since the first two times the St. Louis Cardinals shortstop and catcher batted fourth and fifth. Hall of Famers Rogers Hornsby and Miller Huggins were directly involved.
Looking at who might make the start for the St. Louis Cardinals in Jaime Garcia’s place on Wednesday.
The Milwaukee Brewers are pushing their all-star catching candidate Jonathan Lucroy by attacking his competition, St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina.
Lance Lynn joined Adam Wainwright with his complete game shutout for the 2014 St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday night.
St. Louis Cardinals prospect talk and more with Josh Houchins of WGEM Sportscenter on ESPN 1440 radio in Quincy, Ill.
The St. Louis Cardinals made a major effort to add team speed in 2014. It had rarely been evident until Saturday.
Three key hitters for the St. Louis Cardinals are not producing consistently with runners in scoring position.
The 2011 Colby Rasmus trade was a shocker to many, but the St. Louis Cardinals may benefit further in the future from the deal.
In just four of the last 45 years did the St. Louis Cardinals’ team RBI leaders through 22 games have fewer than in 2014.
Articulating a concern different from some others with how Friday’s St. Louis Cardinals home loss was managed.
The bar was set too high for St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Pete Kozma. Is it happening again for Aledmys Diaz?
Atlanta has locked up its closer, Craig Kimbrel. By the end of this season, the St. Louis Cardinals will have to decide the contract fate of Jason Motte.
Checking what two former St. Louis Cardinals crucial to the club’s 2011 World Championship are up to.
Comparing results with the bat between a prospective St. Louis Cardinals shortstop and a former one.
Two star pitchers have battled a debilitating nerve condition. One is still fighting the fight – with the support of the other.
Matt Holliday wants to see Major League Baseball change its free agent compensation rules. In a few years, he could be in a situation to take advantage.
St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday joins those who feel some Major League Baseball free agents are being unfairly restricted.
A look back at prospect rankings of five St. Louis Cardinals-developed future major leaguers.
Reviewing the last name on ESPN’s Keith Law’s most recent six St. Louis Cardinals top 10 prospect lists.
St. Louis Cardinals photos from Monday’s third and final session of the 2014 Winter Warm-Up at St. Louis’ Hyatt Regency at the Arch.
Selected St. Louis Cardinals player photos from Sunday’s second day of the 2014 Winter Warm-Up at St. Louis’ Hyatt Regency at the Arch.
Selected St. Louis Cardinals player and executive photos from Saturday’s first day of the 2014 Winter Warm-Up at St. Louis’ Hyatt Regency at the Arch.
St. Louis Cardinals Peter Bourjos, Jon Jay and Daniel Descalso are following the defined process to establish their 2014 salaries via MLB’s arbitration process.
Returning reliever Jason Motte could enable Carlos Martinez to become a key late-season boost to the 2014 St. Louis Cardinals rotation.
The Cincinnati Reds are having trouble finding the money to keep key players, unlike their divisional rival from St. Louis.
A look ahead to what may be the top stories surrounding the St. Louis Cardinals in 2014.
A look back at the top projected stories across the St. Louis Cardinal nation in 2013 from last January.
Year-end articles from emerging St. Louis Cardinals players’ hometown papers.
The days when some pundits trashed the St. Louis Cardinals for signing catcher Yadier Molina for a five-year, $75 million contract have long passed.
Adam Wainwright began the year with the news that he would have to lead the St. Louis Cardinals rotation without mentor Chris Carpenter. He carried a heavy load, leading MLB in innings pitched and tying for the National League wins with 19.
The 2013 St. Louis Cardinals did not have their veteran ace for the second consecutive year. Following the season, with his contract up, Chris Carpenter decided to retire.
The St. Louis Cardinals unexpectedly replaced their closer multiple times during 2013 – and did so without much turbulence.
The St. Louis Cardinals had to place unexpected responsibility on a trio of bullpen rookies in 2013 – and they answered.
Following the 2013 season, the St. Louis Cardinals traded away two top 2011 contributors in an attempt to improve their 2014 play in centerfield.
Looking into the 2013 seasons of four members from the middle of the St. Louis Cardinals rotation.
The St. Louis Cardinals added a new shortstop but the size of the contract given a previously-suspended PED user alarmed some across the game.
The St. Louis Cardinals’ closer sat out the entire 2013 season, but the team thrived anyway.
The St. Louis Cardinals’ top home run hitter in 2012 and 2013 has left the club as a free agent.
Three eligible St. Louis Cardinals should receive contract offers for 2014, but one may not.
It will be interesting to see if Major League Baseball and its players’ union could develop new penalties that would limit lucrative free agent contracts given to previously-suspended PED users.
Questions about the spelling of his first name have followed new St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Jhonny Peralta for over a decade.
Rumors have a deal between free agent shortstop Jhonny Peralta and the St. Louis Cardinals close. Early views from fans have been mixed.
St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Lance Lynn fell short of arbitration eligibility by three days.
According to his agent, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter will retire as an active player.
Who should start for the St. Louis Cardinals in Games 1 and 2 of the NLCS in St. Louis this weekend?
Simply put, the St. Louis Cardinals have Michael Wacha because they don’t have Albert Pujols. This gift is set to keep on giving for many years to come, but even in 2013, it has been a good deal.
The St. Louis Cardinals are starting Joe Kelly on Sunday against Pittsburgh’s Francisco Liriano. Many chalked up a Pirates’ win in advance. I am not so sure.
Outfielder Matt Holliday reached the 30 doubles, 20 home runs plateau for the eighth season, four-plus times with the St. Louis Cardinals.
Considering the potential impact of Yadier Molina’s knee problems on him, his MVP hopes and his team’s won-loss record.
The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired many players over time, but which minor league addition became the best as a major leaguer?
The offense from St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Pete Kozma has been on a free fall since his surprising September of 2012.
On Saturday night, Brock Peterson became the oldest St. Louis Cardinal to collect an RBI in his first MLB at-bat since at least 1935.
Left-handed pitcher Kevin Siegrist set a St. Louis Cardinals record and placed on the MLB top 10 all-time list for scoreless appearances to open a career.
How might St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter’s path to return to the majors be scheduled?
Looking at how season-to-date at-bats and innings pitched could end for three key St. Louis Cardinals All-Stars.
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina will be endorsing New Balance athletic shoes.
In what I see as an expected element of ongoing improvement, the St. Louis Cardinals lost another player via waivers on Sunday, pitcher Maikel Cleto.
One play can make a difference in the career of a young and promising pitcher.
In a very controversial move, St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina was ejected on Sunday. It wasn’t the first time.
One of MLB’s top set up men in 2012 is struggling badly in 2013. What should be done about it?
Former St. Louis Cardinals reliever Chris Perez was forced to delete his Twitter account due to angry Cleveland Indians fans.
The St. Louis Cardinals will apparently have to option out a pitcher on Wednesday. Who do you think it will be?
Reviewing various starting pitching options for the St. Louis Cardinals in Jaime Garcia’s absence.
Game scores put recent St. Louis Cardinals pitching dominance of Shelby Miller and Adam Wainwright into historical perspective.
The current closer of the St. Louis Cardinals, Edward Mujica, is eligible to become a free agent following this season.
Is it a bad thing for some to compare new St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Seth Maness with another former Cardinals hurler, Brad Thompson?
The St. Louis Cardinals stellar set up man in 2012 lost his interim closer job and now is struggling in his old role. A former major leaguer offers his feelings as to why.
Former Brewers pitcher Zack Greinke wishes he had not made critical comments about St. Louis pitcher Chris Carpenter before the 2011 NLCS.
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina’s new record label has established a web presence.
A look back at every opening day pitcher in the 16-year history of the Triple-A Memphis Redbirds.
Meet St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Joe Kelly at the St. Louis Sports Co on Thursday, April 11 and win a free autographed 8×10 photo here at The Cardinal Nation blog!
The St. Louis Cardinals catcher is entering the music business.
Why Matt Adams should be the biggest backer of defensive success by Matt Carpenter and Daniel Descalso with St. Louis.
Just 10 games into spring training, St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny is almost ready to declare his fifth starter.