A look back at the top projected stories across the Cardinal Nation in 2011 from one year ago.
A look back at the top projected stories across the Cardinal Nation in 2011 from one year ago.
St. Louis Cardinals’ superstar first baseman Albert Pujols left behind his only home as a professional for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
The heavy underdog St. Louis Cardinals defeated the team with baseball’s best record, the Philadelphia Phillies, in the first round of the 2011 playoffs.
How important was the Colby Rasmus trade in helping the 2011 St. Louis Cardinals become World Champions?
Long-time Houston Astros star Lance Berkman enjoyed a career revitalization in St. Louis in 2011.
St. Louis Cardinals’ third baseman David Freese won the Most Valuable Player Award in both the National League Championship Series and the World Series.
Three rookie pitchers not on the roster to open the season contributed to the St. Louis Cardinals World Championship push.
How many clubs could lose one of their top two starters for the entire season and still win the World Series? The 2011 St. Louis Cardinals could and did.
The St. Louis Cardinals starting middle infielders to begin 2011 did not last the season, with more change likely for 2012.
Four veteran relievers began the 2011 season with the St. Louis Cardinals but they did not perform and were soon gone, replaced by younger men.
Eight different relievers collected saves and four of them lost the closers job, but the 2011 St. Louis Cardinals secured the conversions when they were needed the most.
The St. Louis Cardinals catcher had his top year as a hitter, though his defensive metrics were down. Oh yeah, his team won the World Series and he is heading toward free agency.
The St. Louis Cardinals and their veteran rotation anchor have good reasons to stay together for two more seasons.
The St. Louis Cardinals locked up their most promising young major league pitcher for as many as six years into the future.
Different St. Louis Cardinals fans are handling the aftermath of Albert Pujols’ change of baseball teams much differently.
The St. Louis Cardinals are faced with Monday decisions on whether or not to offer 2012 contracts to four players. What would you do?
Recapping the final two years of former St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols’ tenure with the team through a series of previously-posted articles.
Former St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols is now a member of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He says it is a matter of the heart, but all signs point to dollars.
315 copies of a rare Albert Pujols rookie baseball card are up for auction as a set. Our expert weighs in on this unique collection.
Links to news about St. Louis Cardinals minor leaguers, primarily from their hometown papers.
Is reported interest by the Chicago Cubs in free agent Albert Pujols a new chapter of an old story?
How many draft picks might the St. Louis Cardinals pick up by making offers of arbitration Wednesday night?
The ongoing subject of Albert Pujols’ age continues to make the papers, still without any substantiation.
You thought you had seen every stat? How about hitting results based on the bat used?
Videos of recent St. Louis Cardinals World Champions television appearances.
A new son has joined the family of ex-St. Louis Cardinals pitcher P.J. Walters.
Putting St. Louis’ 10-9 World Series Game 6 win into historical context while looking ahead to Friday’s Game 7.
The St. Louis Cardinals set a post-season record for the most pitching changes, but two of them made on Monday night did not work as intended.
All-time ranking of some of St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols’ hitting feats accomplished Saturday night in Game 3 of the 2011 World Series.
St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols had a performance for the ages on Saturday night, hitting three home runs against the Texas Rangers in a 16-7 win in Game 3 of the 2011 World Series.
Looking at Thursday’s pitching performances by Jaime Garcia and Jason Motte of the St. Louis Cardinals in historical context.
Chris Carpenter’s seventh post-season win tied him with Hall of Famer Bob Gibson for the most in St. Louis Cardinals history.
First baseman Albert Pujols and the St. Louis Cardinals logged a number of milestones in their NLCS Game 2 victory Monday night.
With a huge game in NLCS Game 2 Monday night, St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols moved into the MLB career top ten in post-season home runs and RBI.
Looking at the best playoff pitching performances in the history of the St. Louis Cardinals.
On the eve of NLCS Game 1, Milwaukee starter Zack Greinke ripped St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter.
St. Louis Cardinals third baseman David Freese drove in four runs Wednesday night. Only one player had more RBI in a post-season game in team history.
The St. Louis Cardinals have a number of choices as they set their playoff rotation. Who would you start and why?
No NL pitcher has more no-decisions in 2011 than St. Louis Cardinal Chris Carpenter. The offense is hitting into more double plays and scoring fewer runs when he takes the mound.
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is only the fourth catcher in team history to collect 30 doubles in a season.
The St. Louis Cardinals’ well-traveled reliever previously joined four teams in pennant races. None of the them reached the playoffs.
Could the St. Louis Cardinals’ 2006 World Champion GM-manager-star trio be lured to Chicago’s North Side?
The St. Louis Cardinals and pitcher Chris Carpenter have reportedly agreed to continue their long marriage for two more years. Is it good or bad news?
The St. Louis Cardinals’ current Scrabble point champion tied a former player from 1950.
In Scrabble scoring, how does Marc Rzepczynski stack up compared to others in the St. Louis Cardinals organization?
With declining attendance and the future of Albert Pujols to be determined, how will the St. Louis Cardinals approach this off-season?
St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Chris Carpenter could present a strong case if he chose to sue his teammates over lack of support.
MLB’s head for on-field matters wants players to show more respect for the game while supporting umpires in his remarks.
New St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Edwin Jackson was roughed up for ten runs against first-place Milwaukee on Wednesday.
Chicago Cubs outfielder Marlon Byrd supports a slide by St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday that took out his teammate Starlin Castro on Saturday.
The St. Louis Cardinals dealt centerfielder Colby Rasmus to the Toronto Blue Jays in an eight-player deal on Wednesday.
In a Tuesday afternoon video, the manager of the St. Louis Cardinals expresses continued concern over his centerfielder Colby Rasmus.
Like a St. Louis Cardinals outfield predecessor from 30 years ago, Colby Rasmus has chosen not to speak with the media.
The father of St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Colby Rasmus is not the player’s only outside source of hitting instruction.
An earlier St. Louis Cardinals hitting star relied on his father for regular hitting instruction, like Colby Rasmus is today.
The manager of the St. Louis Cardinals discusses challenges facing his struggling centerfielder Colby Rasmus as well as where he sees the responsibility resides
St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols is moving up career hit lists while improving his 2011 totals as well.
Once thought to be washed up, Lance Berkman has been a savior for the St. Louis Cardinals.
Both Albert Pujols and his St. Louis Cardinals team lead the National League in an unenviable category.
What move might the St. Louis Cardinals make to clear space on their 40-man roster for a fresh pitcher?
On Monday, Chris Carpenter and Johnny Cueto take each other on once again.
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter is being asked to do more, much more, and so far, is responding. Can the 36-year-old keep it up?
Two St. Louis Cardinals relievers did their jobs Tuesday night, but one once again did not.
Comparing the St. Louis Cardinals’ record with and without Albert Pujols.
The St. Louis Cardinals badly need a major dosage of the Chris Carpenter and Albert Pujols of old.
Background for those arriving here looking for comments by Tony Rasmus about his son, St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Colby Rasmus.
Former Houston Astros star Lance Berkman compares his old club to his new home in St. Louis.
The 20-game hitting streak of St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Ryan Theriot ended on Wednesday night, short of past team greats.
Sinking the Chicago Cubs with walkoff home runs in extra innings on Saturday and Sunday put St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols in select company.
Colby Rasmus and Aubrey Huff both had six RBI on Thursday night. It was only the third time in history a St. Louis Cardinal and opponent did it in the same game.
Colorado’s Todd Helton eventually renegotiated his nine-year contract downward after his performance declined. Would Albert Pujols do the same?
The St. Louis Cardinals and Colorado Rockies both feature ground-ball staffs with strong starting pitching and hittable relief.
In terms of crucial RBI for the St. Louis Cardinals, Daniel Descalso’s 2011 start trails only Mark McGwire and Albert Pujols in the last 60 years.
The St. Louis Cardinals’ centerfielder has a higher average, is drawing more walks, striking out less and scoring more often, but his power is down.
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is off the best start with the bat in his seven MLB seasons.
In a rare occurrence, a St. Louis Cardinal reached base twice in his first Major League game when light-hitting Pete Kozma did it Wednesday night.
Over the last season plus six weeks, St. Louis Cardinals left-hander Jaime Garcia has been pitching in some select company.
Speculation that Albert Pujols may end up as a Chicago Cub starting in 2012 is growing and the two sides are contributing.
The St. Louis Cardinals had a trio of unusually well-pitched games this past weekend – their best in almost four decades.
Examining inhibitors that might keep Albert Pujols from being granted an ownership stake in the St. Louis Cardinals.
Is Albert Pujols’ impending free agency affecting his results on the field? The first of our reader contest submissions digs into the question.
Albert Pujols and his St. Louis Cardinals are leading MLB in an unenviable stat, grounding into double plays.
St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Kyle Lohse has returned to 2008 form this season. Ian Walton helps us understand how.
St. Louis Cardinals closer Mitchell Boggs is 3-for-3 in saves, but so were 45 other Cardinals since 1950.
On Thursday, Kyle Lohse pitched one of the best April games in St. Louis Cardinals history.
Jake Westbrook, struggling in 2011, may be asked to pitch on three days rest on Sunday night. He has had mixed results doing this in the past in a very limited sample.
An almost-forgotten name from the 1970’s had an unbelievable start closing games.
St. Louis Cardinals closer Ryan Franklin joins select company in having blown four save opportunities in his team’s first 16 games.
The St. Louis Cardinals pounded the ball once again Friday night, led by Albert Pujols and Lance Berkman.
Eduardo Sanchez became the first St. Louis Cardinal ever to fan five in a relief debut of less than three innings.
In an unexpected event, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Kyle McClellan excelled Monday night at the plate as well as on the mound.
St. Louis Cardinals left-hander Jaime Garcia made his second consecutive nine-strikeout start on Saturday night. Here is how they stack up against others.
The St. Louis Cardinals superstar first baseman and his team are struggling in the early going.
Looking at historical comparisons to St. Louis Cardinals’ left-hander Jamie Garcia’s complete-game four hit shutout with nine strikeouts on Sunday.
A series of questions to determine what you would do if you were the St. Louis Cardinals, having to decide how to deal with Matt Holliday’s unexpected time out of the lineup.
The St. Louis Cardinals’ new right fielder is hitting just .200 on the spring with no extra base hits since March 1.
MLB Network analysts John Hart and Harold Reynolds answer St. Louis Cardinals questions in support of their 30 Clubs in 30 Days Cardinals segment.
A national writer is quoted as saying the t. Louis Cardinals have concerns about the accuracy of their superstar’s age.
Results from a series of reader polls on the subject of St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols’ contract.
While the St. Louis Cardinals have twice experienced the loss of a 20-game winner for the entire next season, neither case turned out well.