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Cardinals Downturn Reflected in Attendance, TV Ratings

The 2016 St. Louis Cardinals missed the playoffs while experiencing fewer fans in attendance and lower television ratings compared to 2015.

Expanding 2016 Cardinals Spring Training Broadcast Schedule

A major part of the St. Louis Cardinals spring training television plans have been disclosed, but there is still more ahead.

MLB.tv to Offer Single-Team Out-of-Market Streams in 2016

Details are sketchy, but Major League Baseball appears to be ready to offer more streaming subscription options this coming season.

TCN Blog 2015 Top Story #17: Billion Dollar TV Contract

The St. Louis Cardinals agreed to a new 15-year television deal with FOX Sports Midwest running through 2032.

Cardinals Ratings on FOX Sports Midwest at All-time High

The St. Louis Cardinals finish in MLB’s top three in television ratings for the 16th consecutive season.

Territory Rights Continue to Block Fan Game Access

Why can’t all Major League Baseball fans subscribe to a service at a fair price to see their favorite team’s games?

MLB Network Streaming Announcement Helps, A Little

The popular MLB Network can now be streamed to mobile devices, but only if you qualify.

15 Cardinals Spring Training Games on MLB Network

15 St. Louis Cardinals spring training games will be shown on MLB Network – three live and 12 on a delayed basis.

Evolving 2015 Cardinals Spring Training Broadcast Schedule

A major part of the St. Louis Cardinals spring training television and radio plans have been disclosed, but there is a lot more ahead.

Cardinals on FOX Sports Midwest Ratings No. 1 in MLB

In 2014, St. Louis Cardinals broadcasts on FOX Sports Midwest scored the highest ratings in Major League Baseball.

Cardinals Telecasts Top-Ranked in St. Louis, No. 2 in MLB

St. Louis Cardinals games on FOX Sports Midwest are the No. 1-rated programming in prime time with the second-highest ratings in Major League Baseball.

Three State College Spikes Games to be Televised

The St. Louis Cardinals New York-Penn League club to appear on television for the first time three times this coming season.

Finding Cardinals broadcasts on Monday and Wednesday

This week, two of the four St. Louis Cardinals games from New York overlap with Blues hockey, so alternate broadcast arrangements have been made.

A tour of FOX Sports Midwest’s Ballpark Village studio

An audio and photographic look into the new studio used for St. Louis Cardinals pre- and post-game shows on FOX Sports Midwest.

Saturday 3/8 Cardinals television may be a mistake

One schedule says the Cardinals-Nationals game on Saturday, March 8 will be on MLB.tv, but another does not.

How to catch both Cardinals Friday split squad games

With two St. Louis Cardinals games being played simultaneously on Friday, here is how to ensure you can watch both.

FOX Sports 1 adds Wednesday Cardinals spring telecast

New network FOX Sports 1 will be carrying selected spring training games, including three this week. The St. Louis Cardinals will be featured on Wednesday, March 5

MLB on FOX national schedule includes 10 Cardinals games

With the announcement of FOX’s schedule for 2014, 10 more St. Louis Cardinals can be watched by a national audience.

Nielsen: St. Louis has the top local fan base in MLB

Newly-released report from The Nielsen Company indicates more St. Louisans watch, attend or listen to their Major League Baseball team’s games than in any other city.

Updated 2014 Cardinals home and away spring broadcast schedule

2014 spring training television and radio plans from the St. Louis Cardinals and their opponents.

Cardinals to appear on ESPN at least seven times

The St. Louis Cardinals will appear on ESPN twice during spring training and at least five times during the regular season through July.

2014 Cardinals home and away spring broadcast schedule

Partial spring training television and radio plans from the St. Louis Cardinals and their opponents.

MLB updates 2013 post-season schedule

Schedules for Major League Baseball post-season games through Friday, October 4 have been announced.

MLB announces 2013 post-season schedule

On Tuesday, Major League Baseball announced the schedule for the 2013 Postseason, with coverage shared by TBS, MLB Network and FOX Network.

Schedule works against Cardinals September national television coverage

The St. Louis Cardinals are assured of appearing on FOX Network, ESPN and MLB Network just three times during September, though more games may be picked up later.

Cardinals to be featured nationally 15 times during August

The St. Louis Cardinals will appear on FOX Network, ESPN and MLB Network 15 times during August.

Cardinals to be featured nationally seven times during July

The St. Louis Cardinals will appear on FOX Network and ESPN twice during July and MLB Network three times.

Cardinals spring training special debuts on FOX Sports Midwest

The Cardinals Spring Training Report premieres Monday, Feb. 25 at 9 p.m. CT on FOX Sports Midwest.

Cardinals spring training broadcast schedule

Spring training television and radio plans from the St. Louis Cardinals and opponents.

ESPN to televise two Cardinals spring training games

The first two televised St. Louis Cardinals spring training contests for 2013 have been announced by ESPN.

Catch Musial special Thursday evening on MLB Network

Bob Costas and Tom Verducci host a one-hour program to remember Stan “the Man” Musial.

10 Cardinals games to reach bigger audience

FOX Network and ESPN schedules for 2013 involving the St. Louis Cardinals have been announced.

Will MLB offering changes mean higher prices to viewers?

MLB is considering combining its pay television and internet offerings, but would such a move be good for consumers?

Can MLB’s television blackouts be cracked in court?

A lawsuit was filed last month, alleging antitrust violations by Major League Baseball in the area of television blackouts.

Cardinals to appear on MLB Network four times in June

Out-of-market St. Louis Cardinals fans will have four additional opportunities to see their club on television during June.

Women in media: good and bad examples

The title says it all. Two cases from this past weekend illustrate the problems of women in media roles.

Eighth Cardinals spring telecast added

MLB Network’s spring slate of St. Louis Cardinals games includes one incremental telecast and seven alternate broadcasts.

23 of 28 Cardinals 2012 spring games on TV or radio

If one is flexible, broadcasts of 23 of 28 St. Louis Cardinals spring training games in 2012 can be found.

Fewer Cardinals spring training telecasts in 2012

Current plans for total television broadcasts of St. Louis Cardinals spring training games are down – from almost one-third of the games last year to just 25 percent in 2012.

Some seeking relief from AT&T U-Verse on missing Cardinals telecasts

It won’t bring back 20 missing St. Louis Cardinals broadcasts, but some unhappy customers are getting concessions from AT&T U-Verse.

How to find Thursday’s Cardinals split squad games

The St. Louis Cardinals are playing two games at once on Thursday afternoon. One split-squad game is on radio. The other is on TV. Here’s how to find them.

Cardinals spring television telecasts up to nine

Almost one in every three 2011 St. Louis Cardinals spring training games may be available on television.

The Rangers television contract through Cardinals lenses

How might the record deal for Texas Rangers television rights affect the St. Louis Cardinals?

MLB.tv via ROKU: Six months of headaches

A promising new way to watch MLB games over the internet has proven to be extremely disappointing.

FOX Sports Midwest Cardinals ratings tops in MLB

In the most recent Nielsen research data, the St. Louis Cardinals games have taken over the highest local ratings in baseball.

FOX Sports Midwest confirms full slate of Cardinals games in 2011

Starting next season, FOX Sports Midwest will be televising all games that were on KSDK in recent years.

TCN blog’s Freese article featured on KSDK Channel 5

The Cardinal Nation Blog will again be highlighted on KSDK Channel 5, the Sunday home of the St. Louis Cardinals. This time, the focus is on David Freese’s six RBI on Thursday.

Smoltz clinging to the past while moving ahead

Former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher John Smoltz accepts three broadcasting jobs.

St. Louis Cardinals spring training radio and television schedules

Spring training television and radio plans for the 2010 St. Louis Cardinals.

Quad Cities River Bandits silence radio broadcasts

In addition to a change in personnel, the St. Louis Cardinals Midwest League affiliate’s games will no longer be on radio.

Cardinals to appear eight times on FOX Network in 2010

FOX Sports will carry eight St. Louis Cardinals Saturday afternoon games during the 2010 season.

2010 Cardinals spring radio and television

Preliminary spring training television and radio plans for the 2010 St. Louis Cardinals.

ESPN: bringing local sports news to a city near you

A successful Chicago pilot delivering local sports online is being expanded to three more cities

All-Star Game ratings: Figures never lie and …

The television ratings from Tuesday’s night’s MLB All-Star Game are open to wide interpretation.

“The Cardinal Nation” blog Sunday on KSDK Channel 5

This blog will be a part of a Albert Pujols segment on Channel 5 this Sunday.

Cardinals minor matters – March 1

Short bursts of St. Louis Cardinals-related news from all over the web.

Cardinals spring radio and television update – 2/22/09

An update on audio and video-related St. Louis Cardinals broadcast news for spring training 2009.

Spying on Cardinals reader’s queries – February 18

Looking at what readers are currently asking about the St. Louis Cardinals through a search of their web queries.

Cardinals television update – 02/03/09

Another update on television-related St. Louis Cardinals news for spring training and the regular season.

Cardinals television and radio update – 01/31/09

An update on television and radio-related St. Louis Cardinals news for spring training and the regular season.

Cardinals television update – 01/19/09

An update on television-related St. Louis Cardinals news for spring training and the regular season.