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Cardinals Odds Shorten in NLC but Lengthen for World Series

After two months of the 2015 regular season, the St. Louis Cardinals odds to win the 2015 National League Central are down to 1/3.

Cardinals World Series Odds Shorten to Second in MLB

After a month of the 2015 regular season, only the Los Angeles Dodgers have shorter odds than the St. Louis Cardinals to win the 2015 World Series.

Cubs Odds Lengthen to Third in Division

The Chicago Cubs are now looking up at both the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates in odds to win the 2015 National League Central.

Cardinals-Brewers, Reds-Pirates probable pitchers

Weekend pitching matchups for key games in the National League Central race.

Comparing Cardinals, Reds, Pirates schedules

How the three National League Central Division combatants’ schedules line up based on results to date.

Garrett Jones, the Pirates’ Ryan Ludwick

The Pirates and Cardinals right fielders this weekend traveled long roads before achieving major league success.

Six reasons why Carpenter should defeat Pittsburgh

History is on the side of Chris Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals Friday night in Pittsburgh.

Cardinals hit by pitch overreaction… or is it?

Another data point regarding Pittsburgh closer Matt Capps’ history changes one man’s opinion of Albert Pujols’ plunking on Sunday