An ineffective Fernando Salas has been sent down to Triple-A Memphis. Was his increased workload in 2011 a factor?
An ineffective Fernando Salas has been sent down to Triple-A Memphis. Was his increased workload in 2011 a factor?
Carlos Beltran is approaching one of the 10 most productive Mays in recent St. Louis Cardinals history.
A specific epidemic of bad behavior toward umpires has hit baseball this week.
The St. Louis Cardinals have retired Tony La Russa’s number 10. Should Albert Pujols be similarly honored in the not-too-distant future?
St. Louis Cardinals star Stan Musial collected his 3,000th hit 54 years ago today, on May 13, 1958, at Chicago’s Wrigley Field.
Exclusive interview with the Hall of Fame shortstop in which we discuss St. Louis Cardinals past and present.
Jake Westbrook did something Thursday that has occurred only 64 times prior – a St. Louis Cardinals pitcher stealing a base.
Can professional athletes and fans get too close to one another for their own good?
Two starters some fans wanted the St. Louis Cardinals to get rid of are leading the staff in the early going in 2012.
Philip “Perfect Game” Humber entered baseball’s history books on Saturday. Like Adam Wainwright, he is a Tommy John survivor, but one who took a long route to success.
Despite the current injury situation of the St. Louis Cardinals, their top first base prospect remains at Triple-A. I believe that is the right way to go – at least for now.
The top Scrabble-scoring names by decade in St. Louis Cardinals team history.
No first-time player in St. Louis Cardinals major league camp this spring was talked about more than right-handed pitcher Trevor Rosenthal.
The St. Louis Cardinals system view reflects rosters for 2012 full-season play with all organization players listed by level and position.
Cody Stanley is the 24th name on the St. Louis Cardinals minor league drug suspension list since 2005.
Reports have Tony La Russa becoming an executive with the Los Angeles Dodgers if Steve Cohen is the winning bidder.
Excitement about St. Louis Cardinals prospect Matt Adams sent me back to the records to compare his Arizona Fall League results with Albert Pujols’ 11 years earlier.
On Monday, the St. Louis Cardinals moved Lance Lynn from relieving to starting. Why did they wait for an injury to another?
A top player agent and a World Series-winning manager will appear on a Sunday evening television program
For the second consecutive spring, the St. Louis Cardinals top minor league hitter is standing out in major league camp. Let’s not get carried away, though.
Title-winning St. Louis Cardinals managers Red Schoendienst, Whitey Herzog and Tony La Russa will be honored together at the National Baseball Hall of Fame on July 21.
A recommendation to read a summary of an important event covering off-field aspects of sports, especially baseball.
Lou Brock to join yet another Hall of Fame, this one for the collegiate game.
The new exhibit of St. Louis Cardinals memorabilia at the Clinton Library in Little Rock has opened.
A scan of national and local sportswriters’ opinions on the Yadier Molina contract and its potential impact on other impending free agent catchers.
If you were running the St. Louis Cardinals, would you have given catcher Yadier Molina a five-year, $75 million contract extension?
Why not let Yadier Molina and the St. Louis Cardinals work on a new deal without such a high level of sensitivity?
Long-time St. Louis Cardinals third base coach Jose Oquendo explains why be once asked out as the club’s bench coach.
The many questions about recovering from significant off-season losses seem to be strengthening the 2012 St. Louis Cardinals’ resolve.
Vote on when you think the St. Louis Cardinals’ top prospect will make his major league debut.
Former St. Louis Cardinals greats Stan Musial and Albert Pujols had some off-field financial similarities in their contracts.
A new Albert Pujols-related tempest has ensued over billboards in California.
The wife of the president of the St. Louis Cardinals runs an urban music label.
Followers of the St. Louis Cardinals had differing views of catcher Yadier Molina’s update on his contract situation upon his reporting to spring training.
The paths of a St. Louis Cardinals pitching star from the 1980s and a failed big-bonus outfield signing from 2007 have come together in Rockland County, New York.
Which Canadian-born player contributed the most to the St. Louis Cardinals?
Former St. Louis Cardinals left-handed pitcher Rheal Cormier is a new Canadian Baseball Hall of Famer.
First-year St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny will be dealing with the media in a more intense manner than ever before. How will both sides react?
St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst is still in uniform after 70 seasons in professional baseball.
Despite reports to the contrary, the Topps Rally Squirrel baseball card does not replace Skip Schumaker’s regular 2012 card.
In an attempt to revitalize his pitching career, a former top draft pick of the St. Louis Cardinals is undergoing a procedure illegal in the US.
If pitcher Roy Oswalt signs with the St. Louis Cardinals, will his familiar number 44 be available?
Readers can vote for salary and number of years making up their best contract offer to St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina.
Now we can learn the inside story of Albert Pujols’ signing from the perspective of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
Should Albert Pujols be kept out of the Hall of Fame if he was found to have lied about his age and identity?
The St. Louis Cardinals full system view reflects rosters for 2012 spring training with all organization players listed by level and position.
St. Louis Cardinals third baseman David Freese was recognized again for his 2011 post-season, this time by the New York chapter of the BBWAA.
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina and shortstop Rafael Furcal are with their ex-teammate Albert Pujols in the Dominican Republic.
Readers can vote for their salary and number of years limits in their hypothetical offers for St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina.
What might we learn from a time in history when the St. Louis Cardinals got rid of the best catcher in the National League instead of paying him what he deserved?
Some final thoughts from this past weekend’s annual St. Louis Cardinals fan festival.
St. Louis Cardinals photos from Monday’s third and final session of the 2012 Winter Warm-Up at St. Louis’ Hyatt Regency at the Arch.
Selected St. Louis Cardinals player photos from Saturday’s first day of the 2011 Winter Warm-Up at St. Louis’ Hyatt Regency at the Arch. Two executives are also included.
Left-handed pitcher J.C. Romero believes justice has been served by his lawsuit against several drug companies being settled out of court.
Seven lower-odds storylines possibly ahead for the 2012 St. Louis Cardinals. Or not.
The World Champion St. Louis Cardinals are reportedly making plans to visit the White House on January 17.
Of the seven members of the St. Louis Cardinals pictured at the 2007 All-Star Game, not a one remains in his job today. A potential partial reunion in 2012 could be odd, to say the least.
A look ahead to the top projected stories across the Cardinal Nation in 2012.
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 St. Louis Cardinals’ managerial stability has ended with the retirement of Tony La Russa.
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.
The St. Louis Cardinals have a new manager and several new coaches, ushering in a new era for the defending champions.
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 young position players made significant contributions along the way to the St. Louis Cardinals’ 2011 World Series title.
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 have to replace their amateur scouting and draft leader as Jeff Luhnow takes over as the general manager of the Houston Astros.
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.
Third base coach Jose Oquendo will remain on the 2012 St. Louis Cardinals staff, but may be limiting his managerial chances by doing so.
New Cardinals manager Mike Matheny becomes the youngest current manager in MLB, but only 14th-youngest St. Louis skipper in the last century.
You thought you had seen every stat? How about hitting results based on the bat used?
Jose Oquendo is the longest holder of the number 11 in St. Louis Cardinals history, but how much longer will that be?
The St. Louis Cardinals full system view reflects rosters for the 2011-2012 off-season.
Videos of recent St. Louis Cardinals World Champions television appearances.
Several best games of the late St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Bob Forsch are remembered.
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.
After an .071 average from their designated hitters in the 2004 and 2006 World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals can look to more from Allen Craig in 2011.
Chris Carpenter’s seventh post-season win tied him with Hall of Famer Bob Gibson for the most in St. Louis Cardinals history.