Recent Updates: Cardinals Best News Links

Visit http://cardinalsbestnews.blogspot.com/ For Recent Updates.

This Blog Posts All Posts Directory Listings Articles

Jason Heyward Gains Measure Of Redemption In Win

05/28/2015 01:36:00 AM

The Cardinals needed someone to step up offensively. It just so happened to be the player who let them down defensively a few innings earlier. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Chip Hale, Diamondbacks Credit Peter Bourjos With Clean Slide

05/28/2015 00:56:00 AM

After watching his catcher get clipped on Peter Bourjos' hard slide home and subsequently airmail a throw that allowed the Cardinals to score the winning run in a 4-3 walk-off victory Wednesday, Arizona manager Chip Hale slipped out of the dugout to > read more

Matt Holliday Reaches On-Base Milestone, Calls It 'Cool'

05/28/2015 00:47:00 AM

Cardinals reliever Mitch Harris was in the bullpen when teammate Matt Holliday stepped up to the plate in the bottom of the fifth inning. He and the other bullpen members heard what sounded like a base hit, but they didn’t bat an eye. Post-Dispatc > read more

Jamie Romak Hits Two Home Runs & Drives In Six Runs For Triple-A Reno

05/28/2015 00:33:00 AM

Going by the numbers, Jamie Romak has had a productive enough start to the 2015 season, but the 29-year-old first baseman felt something was missing. MiLB Official Site > read more

Another Key Injury Puts Cardinals To The Test

05/28/2015 00:27:00 AM

The Cardinals have the best record in the majors, but you have to wonder how long they’ll stay there. The injuries that are eroding the Cards’ depth will only complicate the challenge of covering weaknesses. Bernie Bytes > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-27-15:Max Scherzer Strikes Out 13 Over Seven Scoreless Innings For The Win; John Axford Strikes Out One Over One Hitless/Scoreless Inning For The Save; Michael Blazek Strikes Out Three Over Two Hitless/Scoreless Inni

05/28/2015 00:07:00 AM

Jon Edwards (former Quad Cities-Texas) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck two out.  (p-s:20-15)(g/f:0-1) Cleveland beat Texas 12-3 John Axford (former St. Louis-Colorado) entered in the ninth an > read more

Matt Adams Might Miss Rest Of Season; Ed Easley Gets Another Crack; Four Cardinals Lead In Voting

05/28/2015 00:07:00 AM

Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams, who was almost certain to land on the disabled list after suffering a right quadriceps strain Tuesday, now is certain not to be playing for months. The Cardinals announced Wednesday night that Adams would be out an > read more

Ronaldo Romero Has Received Attention From Pirates

05/28/2015 00:04:00 AM

The nephew of Barranquilla pitcher who died 25 years ago of a heart attack in the United States will participate in a 'tryout'.  (Translated) El Heraldo > read more

Edgard Montiel, Jhonny Polanco, Gustavo Martinez, & Fidencio Flores Along With Vicente Padilla Listed On Nicaraguan Team Headed For 2015 Pan American Games

05/28/2015 00:01:00 AM

To qualify for a medal in the baseball tournament at the Pan American Games in Toronto, Nicaragua needs to have its full arsenal available and the official landing shooter Vicente Padilla pinolero fed the hopes of the team.  (Translated) La Prensa > read more

Dodgers Face Cardinals In NLDS Rematch

05/27/2015 23:48:00 PM

The Cardinals and Dodgers will meet on Friday at Busch Stadium in a reunion of the 2014 National League Division Series. St. Louis took that series in four games and has eliminated Los Angeles the past two postseasons. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Jaime Garcia Battles For First Win In 11 Months

05/27/2015 01:27:00 AM

Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia tried not to let the frustration get to him. With the opportunity to secure a win in his first home start of the year at stake in the sixth inning, he and the first baseman couldn't record an out on a routine grounder t > read more

Matt Adams Likely Headed To Disabled List With Quad Strain

05/27/2015 01:26:00 AM

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny took little time to celebrate Tuesday's 6-4 win over the D-backs, and instead quickly turned his attention to how the club will weather at least a short-term absence by first baseman Matt Adams. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Cardinals Ready To Break Out The Brooms Against Diamondbacks

05/27/2015 00:58:00 AM

The St. Louis Cardinals have been baseball's model for consistent success over the last 15 years, winning nine division championships, four NL pennants and two World Series. Fox Sports Midwest > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In The Mexican League 5-26-15: Justin Christian Collects Two Singles & One RBI

05/27/2015 00:50:00 AM

Justin Christian (former Memphis-Mexico) started as designated hitter and batted second.  2-for-5 with one two-out RBI. Aguascalientes beat Mexico 5-4 in 11 innings Ivan Bellazetin (former MiLB tryout-Tabasco) started at shortstop and batted second > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-26-15: Fernando Salas Strikes Out Two Over One Scoreless Inning; Skip Schumaker Doubles & Drives In One Run; Luke Gregerson Strikes Out One Over One Hitless/Scoreless Inning For The Save

05/27/2015 00:34:00 AM

Colby Rasmus (former St. Louis-Houston) started in centerfield and moved to left, batting sixth.  0-for-3 with one walk and three strikeouts. Pat Neshek (former St. Louis-Houston) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, > read more

Marco Gonzales To Be Out Estimated Three Weeks; Mike Matheny Won't Extend Trevor Rosenthal; The Bunt Defense; Power-Packed Infield; Tony LaRussa Honors

05/27/2015 00:20:00 AM

Lefthander Marco Gonzales, who is on the Class AAA Memphis roster, will be out an estimated three weeks, according to Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak, as the club deals with a shoulder impingement that has resurfaced for Gonzales. Post-Dispa > read more

Fresno Beat Memphis 5-2: Stephen Piscotty Doubles & Drives In One Run; Dean Anna Singles, Walks, & Knocks In One Run; Heath Wyatt Strikes Out One & Holds Two Inherited Runners On Base Over Two & A Third Scoreless Innings

05/26/2015 23:28:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Dean Anna 1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, and one walk. Stephen Piscotty 1-for-4 with one double, one RBI, and one strikeout. Cody Stanley 1-for-2 with one run, one walk, and allowed one stolen base. Ty Kelly 1-for-2 with one do > read more

Frisco Beat Springfield 10-1: Mike Ohlman Hits A Solo Home Run; Kyle Barraclough Strikes Out Two Of Three Batters Faced; Iden Nazario Pitches One Scoreless Inning

05/26/2015 22:07:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Charlie Tilson 4-for-5 at the plate. Aledmys Diaz 2-for-5 with one double and assisted in one double play. Nick Martini 0-for-2 with one walk and one hit by pitch. Mike Ohlman 1-for-4 with one home run, one two-out RBI, one run > read more

Cardinals Beat Diamondbacks 6-4: Randal Grichuk Singles, Homers, & Drives In Two Runs; Jhonny Peralta Singles, Doubles, & Knocks In Two Runs; Matt Belisle Strikes Out Three Over Two & Two-Thirds Scoreless Innings For The Hold

05/26/2015 22:06:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Kolten Wong 0-for-2 with one run, two walks, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play. Matt Holliday 2-for-4 with one double, one RBI, one run, and one strikeout. Matt Adams 1-for-3 with one double and one strikeout. Jhon > read more

Peoria Beat Clinton 4-3: Daniel Poncedeleon Strikes Out Four & Allows Two Runs Over Six Innings For The Win; Blake Drake Singles, Triples, & Drives In One Run; Justin Ringo Collects Two Singles & One RBI

05/26/2015 21:44:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Justin Ringo 2-for-4 with one triple, one RBI, and one run. Danny Diekroeger 1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one walk, and two strikeouts. Blake Drake 2-for-3 with one triple, one two-out RBI, one run, and one walk. Darren Sefer > read more

It's Never Easy For Cardinals

05/26/2015 00:58:00 AM

Perennial contention is no easy feat in the big leagues. The 162-game marathon takes a heavy toll on teams. Post-Dispatch > read more

Joe Kelly Needs To Go To Red Sox Bullpen Immediately

05/26/2015 00:56:00 AM

The Boston Red Sox have really set the standard for inconsistent play for the better part of a month now. One reason for this is because of the starting rotation, which started out well but has been one of the worst in MLB. Rant Sports > read more

Memorial Day Is Special For Mich Harris

05/26/2015 00:38:00 AM

The Cardinals, like all of baseball, observed Memorial Day on Monday. There was a moment of silence before the game to honor soldiers who lost their lives on duty. The team wore special caps and jerseys – in the Cardinals’ case with the elements > read more

Jon Jay Heads For Rehab Assignment; Matt Adams Bunts; Tests For Marco Gonzales; Back On Duty

05/26/2015 00:14:00 AM

When Jon Jay returns from a rehab assignment that begins Tuesday, there is no guarantee his position or planned spot in the lineup will be the same as when he left it. Post-Dispatch > read more

Memphis Beat Fresno 5-1: Cody Stanley Collects Two Singles, One Double, One Walk, & Three RBIs; Nick Greenwood Strikes Out One & Allows One Run Over Five Innings For The Win; Stephen Piscotty Doubles & Hits A Solo Home Run

05/25/2015 23:39:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Stephen Piscotty 2-for-5 with one double, one home run, one RBI, one run, and grounded into one double play. Xavier Scruggs 1-for-4 with one walk, one strikeout, and assisted in two double plays. Greg Garcia 2-for-5 with two ru > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-25-15: Albert Pujols Singles & Drives In One Run; Sam Freeman Strikes Out One Over One & A Third Hitless/Scoreless Innings; John Axford Pitches One Scoreless Inning For The Save

05/25/2015 23:21:00 PM

Daniel Descalso (former St. Louis-Colorado) started at shortstop and batted eighth.  1-for-3 with one run and one intentional walk. John Axford (former St. Louis-Colorado) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, an > read more

Carlos Martinez Bears Down, Extends Scoreless Run Streak

05/25/2015 22:47:00 PM

Carlos Martinez began the month by allowing seven earned runs in back-to-back starts, the first of which was characterized by Cardinals' manager Mike Matheny as a "relapse" to Martinez's up-and-down 2014 season. St. Louis Official Site Even though h > read more

Audio: Walk-Off For Jhonny Peralta; Matt Adams First Bunt

05/25/2015 22:36:00 PM

It was only two prior at-bats when both were in the American League, but Jhonny Peralta put that experience to good use against J.C. Ramirez on Sunday as the shortstop hit a home run to give his St. Louis Cardinals a 3-2 win over the Arizona Diamondb > read more

Seth Maness, Trevor Rosenthal Work Out Of Jam Sessions

05/25/2015 21:54:00 PM

In order to salvage a win after Kevin Siegrist's blown save on Monday, the Cardinals needed Seth Maness to offer what he hasn't in more than a month and Trevor Rosenthal to provide the sort of coverage he hadn't since last year. St. Louis Official S > read more

Peoria Beat Quad Cities 6-3 In Game Two Of Doubleheader: Oscar Mercado Singles, Doubles, & Drives In Three Runs; Justin Ringo Collects Two Singles & Two RBIs; Magneuris Sierra Knocks In One Run

05/25/2015 21:17:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Darren Seferina 1-for-2 with one double, two runs, two walks, one caught stealing, and assisted in one double play. Oscar Mercado 2-for-4 with one double, three RBIs (one w/two-outs), one run, one strikeout, and one caught stea > read more

Michael Wacha Leads NL

05/25/2015 01:10:00 AM

It was another strong performance from Michael Wacha as he helped lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. STL Baseball Weekly > read more

Series Preview: Diamondbacks @ Cardinals (May 25-27, 2015)

05/25/2015 00:46:00 AM

Arizona last week reeled off five straight wins, including four in a row at Miami, and just finished taking two out of three from the hot Chicago Cubs. Post-Dispatch > read more

Mike Matheny Satisfied With First Quarter Of Season; Marco Gonzales Sidelined; Kolten Wong Is No.1; Lineup Shuffles

05/25/2015 00:25:00 AM

With just more than one-fourth of the season elapsed, the Cardinals are atop the National League at 28-16, which is about where manager Mike Matheny said they deserved to be. Post-Dispatch > read more

Carlos Martinez Hopes To Make It Three Straight Strong Starts

05/25/2015 00:21:00 AM

Paul Goldschmidt has looked comfortable at the plate in his home park but hasn't been at his best in the Arizona Diamondbacks' recent road games. Fox Sports Midwest > read more

Patrick Wisdom Surges After Spring Training Detour

05/25/2015 00:09:00 AM

Class AA Springfield manager Dann Bilardello thought Patrick Wisdom was going to be frustrated. Post-Dispatch > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-24-15: Daniel Descalso Singles & Drives In One Run; A.J. Pierzynski Knocks In One Run; David Carpenter Pitches One Scoreless Inning

05/24/2015 22:34:00 PM

Colby Rasmus (former St. Louis-Houston) started in left field and batted fifth.  0-for-4 with one walk and two strikeouts. Luke Gregerson (former Springfield-Houston) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, one earned run > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In The Mexican League 5-24-15: Juan Pena Strikes Out Three & Allows Two Runs Over Five & A Third Innings For The Win; Ivan Bellazetin Collects Three Singles; Justin Christian Walks

05/24/2015 22:31:00 PM

Ivan Bellazetin (former MiLB tryout-Tabasco) started at shortstop and batted second.  3-for-4 and assisted in one double play. Hugo Castellanos (former Memphis-Puebla) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, four earned > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 5-24-15: Joe Gillette Triples, Walks, & Drives In Two Runs; Ian Rice Walks & Was Named To All-Tournament Team

05/24/2015 19:52:00 PM

Joe Gillette (former 2014 draft selection-Oregon St) started in right field and batted fifth.  1-for-3 with one triple, two RBIs, one run, one walk, and one strikeout. California beat Oregon St 7-3 Oregon St Official Site Post Game Tate Matheny (f > read more

Michael Wacha, Matt Carpenter Pull Cardinals Out Of Funk

05/24/2015 18:48:00 PM

Michael Wacha and Matt Carpenter have been models of stability all season for the Cardinals. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Michael Wacha Emerging As Ace

05/24/2015 18:44:00 PM

Michael Wacha pitched the Cardinals to a win on Sunday, avoiding a series sweep in Kansas City behind seven strong innings. Wacha surrendered just one unearned run on five hits in his second consecutive seven-inning start. He improved his 2015 record > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-24-15: Daniel Descalso Homers & Drives In Three Runs; David Peralta Doubles & Knocks In Three Runs; Carlos Beltran Hits A Solo Home Run

05/24/2015 00:24:00 AM

Carlos Beltran (former St. Louis-Chicago-N) started in right field and batted second.  1-for-5 with one home run, one RBI, one run, one strikeout, and one fielding error. Texas beat New York-A 15-4 Pat Neshek (former St. Louis-Houston) entered in > read more

Memphis Beat Sacramento 6-4: Greg Garcia Collects Two Singles, One Walk, & Three RBIs; Dan Johnson Collects Two Singles & One RBI; Dean Anna Singles, Walks Twice, & Drives In One Run

05/24/2015 00:15:00 AM

Individual Highlights: Dean Anna 1-for-3 with one RBI, two runs, two walks, and assisted in one double play. Dan Johnson 2-for-5 with one RBI, one run, two strikeouts, and assisted in one double play. Greg Garcia 2-for-3 with three two-out RBIs and o > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In The Mexican League 5-23-15: Adam Reifer Strikes Out One Over One Scoreless Inning; Hugo Castellanos Sits Two Batters & Holds One Inherited Runner On Base For The Win; Ivan Bellazetin Singles Three Times In Two Games

05/23/2015 23:54:00 PM

Ivan Bellazetin (former MiLB tryout-Tabasco) started at shortstop and batted second.  2-for-2 with one run and one sacrifice. Puebla beat Tabasco 6-3 in game one of doubleheader Ivan Bellazetin (former MiLB tryout-Tabasco) started at shortstop and > read more

Matt Holliday Closing In On Cardinals' On-Base Mark

05/23/2015 23:43:00 PM

Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday hasn't had a hit or a walk in the first two games of the I-70 Series, but he's still bearing down on Albert Pujols' club on-base record. St. Louis Official Site > read more

John Lackey Solid, But Cardinals Can't Get Timely Hits

05/23/2015 23:39:00 PM

Pitching and power. It's a combination that has served the Cardinals well this season, but the Royals have taken that winning formula away from them in the opening two games of the I-70 Series. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Cardinals Turn To Michael Wacha In Finale Against Royals

05/23/2015 23:08:00 PM

The Royals will give the ball to right-hander Yordano Ventura (3-3, 4.56 ERA) against undefeated Cardinals righty Michael Wacha (6-0, 2.13) in the I-70 Series finale on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Jason Heyward Sidelined By Hip Tightness; Michael Wacha Seeking Seventh Win; Lance Lynn Feeling Better; Jaime Garcia On Target

05/23/2015 22:38:00 PM

Lefthanded-batting Jason Heyward, nothing for his last nine since homering in New York on Wednesday, sat out Saturday night’s start against Kansas City despite being four for 11 against Royals righthander Edinson Volquez. Post-Dispatch > read more

Kolten Wong Carries A Mountain With Him To The Plate

05/23/2015 22:15:00 PM

When he had just started dating the Ohio girl who would become his fiancée, Kolten Wong invited Alissa Noll home to Hilo, Hawaii, for Thanksgiving with his family so she could see his roots in paradise. To know him, he has said, is to know his world > read more

Royals Beat Cardinals 3-2 After Six Innings: Matt Carpenter Singles & Drives In One Run; Yadier Molina Knocks In One Run; Jhonny Peralta Doubles

05/23/2015 21:49:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Kolten Wong 1-for-3 at the plate. Matt Carpenter 1-for-3 with one RBI. Matt Holliday 0-for-2 with one hit by pitch. Jhonny Peralta 1-for-3 with one double, one run, and grounded into one double play. Randal Grichuk 0-for-2 with > read more

Arkansas Beat Springfield 5-2: Alex Mejia Doubles & Drives In One Run; Mike Ohlman Singles & Knocks In One Run; Joey Donofrio Strikes Out Four & Allows One Run Over Three & Two-Thirds Innings

05/23/2015 21:05:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Charlie Tilson 2-for-4 with one double, one triple, one run, one strikeout, and one outfield assist. Alex Mejia 1-for-4 with one double, one RBI, and one throwing error. Jeremy Hazelbaker 2-for-4 with one double, one stolen bas > read more

Orioles Close To Deal With Ariel Miranda

05/23/2015 01:12:00 AM

Jon Heyman Twitter > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-22-15: Michael Blazek Strikes Out Three Over Three Scoreless Innings For The Win; David Freese Doubles & Drives In Two Runs; MaxScherzer Strikes Out Six & Allows One Run Over Eight Innings For The Win

05/23/2015 01:08:00 AM

Max Scherzer (former 2003 draft selection-Washington) started and pitched eight innings.  He allowed four hits, one earned run, one walk, and struck six out for the winning decision (5-3).  1-for-2 with one run.  (p-s:110-79)(g/f:8-5) Washington > read more

Lance Lynn Labors While Dealing With Back Cramps

05/23/2015 00:46:00 AM

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny could tell from the outset that right-hander Lance Lynn simply wasn't his usual self as he delivered first-inning pitches to Royals' hitters. Lynn was constantly behind in the count and not cutting the ball loose the wa > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 5-22-15: George Iskenderian Singles & Drives In Two Runs; Trevor Megill Strikes out Six & Allows Two Runs Over Seven Innings For The Win; Tate Matheny Singles Twice, Doubles, & Knocks In One Run

05/22/2015 23:53:00 PM

Trevor Megill (former 2014 draft selection-Loyola Marymount) started and pitched seven innings.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, two walks, hit two batters, and struck six out for the winning decision (5-4).  (p-s:92-55) Loyola Marymount b > read more

John Lackey Looking To Help Cardinals Bounce Back In Kansas City

05/22/2015 23:36:00 PM

Cardinals right-hander John Lackey (2-2, 2.96 ERA) will face Royals righty Edinson Volquez (3-3, 2.74 ERA) in the middle game of the I-70 Series on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In The Mexican League 5-22-15: Iker Franco Doubles & Drives In One Run; Justin Christian Singles & Knocks In One Run

05/22/2015 23:10:00 PM

Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Yucatan) started as designated hitter and batted fifth.  0-for-4 with one strikeout and grounded into one double play. Cuidad de Carmen beat Yucatan 5-2 Justin Christian (former Memphis-Mexico) started in centerfield > read more

Royals Beat Cardinals 5-0: Carlos Villanueva Strikes Out Two Over Two Scoreless Innings; Matt Carpenter Singles Twice, Doubles, & Walks; Yadier Molina Collects Two Singles & One Walk

05/22/2015 22:06:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Kolten Wong 1-for-3 with two walks and assisted in one double play. Matt Carpenter 3-for-4 with one double, one walk, and assisted in one double play. Yadier Molina 2-for-3 with one walk. Carlos Villanueva entered in the sevent > read more

Springfield Beat Arkansas 6-1: Alberto Rosario Hits A Three-Run Homer; Jeremy Hazelbaker Collects Two Singles & Two RBIs; Arturo Reyes Strikes Out Four Over Five & Two-Thirds Scoreless Innings For The Win

05/22/2015 21:48:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Charlie Tilson 0-for-3 with one run and two walks. Alex Mejia 3-for-5 with one strikeout, one caught stealing, and one fielding error. Jonathan Rodriguez 0-for-1 with one run and three walks. Jeremy Hazelbaker 2-for-4 with two > read more

Quad Cities Beat Peoria 8-1: Vaughn Bryan Drives In One Run; Nicholas Frey Strikes Out Two & Allows One Run Over Three & A Third Innings; Oscar Mercado Doubles

05/22/2015 21:42:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Vaughn Bryan 0-for-4 with one RBI and one strikeout. Oscar Mercado 1-for-4 with one double and assisted in one double play. Nick Thompson 1-for-4 with three strikeouts and one outfield assist. Alex DeLeon 1-for-4 with one strik > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In Nicaraguan Spring/Summer League 5-22-15: Edgard Montiel Singles Twice, Doubles, & Hits A Solo Home Run

05/22/2015 21:00:00 PM

Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Boer) 3-for-5 with one double, one home run, one RBI, and three runs. Leon beat Boer 7-6 > read more

Series Preview: Cardinals @ Royals (May 22-24, 2015)

05/21/2015 23:46:00 PM

Fresh off their World Series appearance last year, the Royals have their best 40-game record in their history at 26-14 and attendance is up more than 10,000 per game from 2014 as Kansas City is drawing 31,008 a game. Post-Dispatch > read more

Memphis Beat Sacramento 4-2: Tyler Lyons Strikes Out 12 & Allows Two Runs Nine-Inning Complete-Game Win; Dean Anna Doubles & Drives In Two Runs; Dan Johnson Doubles & Knocks In One Run

05/21/2015 23:40:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Dean Anna 1-for-5 with one double, two RBIs, one run, and one strikeout. Dan Johnson 1-for-4 with one double, one RBI, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play. Greg Garcia 2-for-4 with one run, two stolen bases, one stri > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 5-21-15

05/21/2015 22:46:00 PM

Matt Ditman (former 2014 draft selection-Rice) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits, one unearned run, one walk, threw two wild pitches, and committed one error for the losing decision (3-3).  (g/f:2-0) Middle Tennessee > read more

Randal Grichuk Reaches New Heights At Citi Field; Cut For Sam Tuivailala; Extra Bases

05/21/2015 22:45:00 PM

Less than a week since he returned from a back injury that put him on the disabled list, Cardinals outfielder Randal Grichuk threw himself into a series of diving plays at Citi Field this week with little regard for anything but making the play. Pos > read more

Cardinals Buying Time To Upgrade Pitching

05/21/2015 22:25:00 PM

It’s odd to describe a 27-14 team as buying time, treading water or employing some other sort of cliché typically ascribed to some struggling bunch trying to stave off a managerial firing or an imminent collapse. Post-Dispatch > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-21-15: David Freese Singles, Homers, & Drives In Three Runs; Daniel Descalso Singles & Knocks In One Run; Angel Castro Strikes Out One Over One Scoreless Inning

05/21/2015 22:16:00 PM

David Peralta (former Johnson City-Arizona) started in left field and batted third.  0-for-5 with three strikeouts. Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Miami) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted sixth.  0-for-1 at the plate. Arizona > read more

Springfield Beat Tulsa 5-4: Mike Ohlman Singles, Walks, & Drives In Two Runs; Patrick Wisdom Doubles & Knocks In One Run; Thomas Lee Strikes Out Three & Allows Two Runs Over Seven Innings For The Win

05/21/2015 22:11:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Charlie Tilson 1-for-3 with two runs, two walks, three stolen bases, and one outfield assist. Alex Mejia 0-for-3 with one run, one walk, one hit by pitch, one stolen base, and two strikeouts. Jeremy Hazelbaker 2-for-3 with one > read more

Single-A Peoria Activated Darren Seferina From The Disabled List, Send Casey Turgeon Back To Extended Spring Training, Receive Vaughn Bryan From Extended, & Collin Radack Promoted To A-Advanced Palm Beach

05/21/2015 21:54:00 PM

Dave Eminian Twitter Dave Eminian Twitter > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In The Mexican League 5-21-15: Iker Franco Collects Two Singles & One RBI; Justin Christian Doubles & Scores Two Runs; Ivan Maldonado Strikes Out One & Allows Two Runs Over Six Innings

05/21/2015 21:33:00 PM

Justin Christian (former Memphis-Mexico) started in centerfield and batted third.  1-for-3 with one double, two runs, and one hit by pitch. Mexico beat Aguascalientes 10-2 Ivan Bellazetin (former MiLB tryout-Tabasco) started at shortstop and moved > read more

Cedar Rapids Beat Peoria 3-2: Alex DeLeon Walks & Hits A Solo Home Run; Steve Bean Knocks In One Run; Kender Villegas Strikes Out Three & Holds One Inherited Runner On Base Over Two & A Third Scoreless Innings

05/21/2015 21:28:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Danny Diekroeger 1-for-4 with one double and one run. Steve Bean 0-for-3 with one RBI, one strikeout, assisted in one double play, and allowed one stolen base. Alex DeLeon 1-for-3 with one home run, one two-out RBI, one run, an > read more

Tough Month In The Past, Carlos Martinez Settle In

05/21/2015 00:50:00 AM

After navigating through various turns of the learning curve during his first three starts this month, Carlos Martinez settled himself considerably in Wednesday's 9-0 win over the Mets. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Jaime Garcia Makes Return, Nearly A Year In The Making; Koz For Switch?; Extra Bases

05/21/2015 00:30:00 AM

When Cardinals lefty Jaime Garcia uncoils and unleashes that first pitch Thursday afternoon at Citi Field, it will be 334 days since he last appeared in a major-league game. Regardless of what the Mets do with that first pitch or any that follow, the > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-20-15: Joe Kelly Strikes Out Seven & Allows Two Runs Over Seven Innings; David Peralta Collects Two Singles & Three RBIs; Colby Rasmus Doubles & Drives In One Run

05/21/2015 00:08:00 AM

Colby Rasmus (former St. Louis-Houston) started in left field and batted fifth.  1-for-3 with one double, one RBI, and one sac fly. Pat Neshek (former St. Louis-Houston) entered in the eighth and pitched to two batters.  He allowed one hit and no r > read more

David Green Book Released In Nicaragua

05/21/2015 00:01:00 AM

The book David Green, A Decoded Enigma was well received by the sports press Chinandega Tuesday night in the auditorium of Paul VI College, where he made ??various questions to the author, journalist Edgard Rodriguez.  (Translated) La Prensa > read more

Cardinals' Offense 'Clicking On All Cylinders'

05/20/2015 23:53:00 PM

After laboring to score one run over 14 innings in the series opener against the Mets, the Cardinals put together two of their biggest offensive performances of the season to ensure at least a series split. The runaway wins, including a 9-0 victory o > read more

X-Rays Come Back Negative For Kevin Alexander

05/20/2015 22:44:00 PM

Dave Eminian Twitter > read more

Jaime Garcia Makes 2015 Debut Against Jacob deGrom, Mets

05/20/2015 22:42:00 PM

Lefty Jaime Garcia will make his 2015 debut on Thursday as the Cardinals close out a four-game series against the Mets at Citi Field. Right-hander Jacob deGrom will make the start for New York. St. Louis Official Site Adam Wainwright may be out fo > read more

Cedar Rapids Beat Peoria 8-0: Luis Cruz Pitches One Scoreless Inning; Collin Radack Singles; Andrew Sohn & Blake Drake Each Walk

05/20/2015 22:19:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Andrew Sohn 0-for-3 with one walk, two strikeouts, one fielding error, and assisted in one double play. Collin Radack 1-for-4 with two strikeouts. Blake Drake 0-for-2 with one walk and two strikeouts. Luis Cruz entered in the n > read more

Luis Cruz Makes His Professional Pitching Debut 5-20-15 With Single-A Peoria

05/20/2015 22:06:00 PM

Peoria Game Twitter > read more

Tough Decisions Hit Close To Home For Springfield

05/20/2015 21:39:00 PM

For Springfield first baseman Jonathan Rodriguez, it was like he was being released himself. Springfield News-Leader > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 5-19-15: Trevor Megill, Matt Ditman, Dom Thompson-Williams, Dominic Moreno, & Tate Matheny Earn Awards

05/20/2015 01:05:00 AM

Trevor Megill (former 2014 draft selection-Loyola Marymount) received honorable mention for All-WCC: Loyola Marymount Official Site Matt Ditman (former 2014 draft selection-Rice) was named to All-Conference USA first team: Rice Official Site Dom Th > read more

Bruce Chen Considering Pitching In Panama League This Coming Winter

05/20/2015 00:01:00 AM

The story of Bruce Chen as a player in the majors ended Monday, however, has left the door open to continue writing memorable episodes in their land.  (Translated) Panama America > read more

Dennis Martinez Will Be Elected To World Baseball Hall Of Fame

05/19/2015 23:31:00 PM

A long 23-year career in the majors that led him to become the winningest Latin pitcher of all time in the best baseball in the world with 245 successes opened doors to Denis Martinez to be elected to the Hall of Fame Baseball world, along with lumin > read more

What A Difference A Day Makes For Randal Grichuk

05/19/2015 23:30:00 PM

Two days, two very different nights for outfielder Randal Grichuk. Grichuk couldn't sleep after striking out five times in Monday's 14-inning marathon loss. On Tuesday he cleared his head, made contact in all five of his at-bats and clobbered three e > read more

Tulsa Beat Springfield 1-0 In 17 Innings: Nick Petree Strikes Out Five & Picks One Runner Off Over Seven Scoreless Innings; Corey Baker Strikes Out Seven Of Eleven Batters Faced; Chris Thomas Strikes Out Three Over Two Scoreless Innings

05/19/2015 23:21:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Jeremy Hazelbaker 1-for-6 with one intentional walk and one strikeout. Nick Martini 3-for-7 with one double, one strikeout, and one caught stealing. David Washington 1-for-6 with one intentional walk, two strikeouts, and assist > read more

Randy Choate Drew A Walk In His First At-Bat In Over 11 Years

05/19/2015 23:21:00 PM

From April 27, 2004, until Monday, May 18, 2015, Randy Choate had the same number of big league plate appearances as I did: Namely, zero. Cut4 > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-19-15: Colby Rasmus Doubles & Hits A Two-Run Homer; John Axford Pitches One Scoreless Inning For The Save; David Freese Knocks In One Run

05/19/2015 22:58:00 PM

Shane Robinson (former St. Louis-Minnesota) started in left field and batted eighth.  0-for-4 with one run and grounded into one double play. Blaine Boyer (former St. Louis-Minnesota) entered in the seventh and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed no h > read more

Carlos Martinez Takes Aim At First May Win

05/19/2015 22:33:00 PM

The last time the Mets and Cardinals met at this point in the season with both teams in first place was 2006, the year St. Louis defeated New York in a seven-game National League Championship Series on its way to the World Series title. The Mets have > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In The Mexican League 5-19-15: Adam Reifer Strikes Out One Over One Scoreless Inning For The Save; Justin Christian Singles & Doubles; Hugo Castellanos Pitches One Hitless/Scoreless Inning

05/19/2015 22:19:00 PM

Hugo Castellanos (former Memphis-Puebla) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs.  (p-s:10-6)(g/f:2-1) Puebla beat Oaxaca 20-7 Justin Christian (former Memphis-Mexico) started in centerfield and batted third.  2 > read more

Memphis Beat Omaha 3-2: Marco Gonzales Strikes Out Seven & Allows One Run Over Six Innings; Ed Easley & Greg Garcia Each Single & Drive In One Run; Keith Butler Strikes Out Two Over One Scoreless Inning For The Win

05/19/2015 21:58:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Dean Anna 0-for-3 with one RBI, one intentional walk, and one sac fly. Ed Easley 2-for-5 with one two-out RBI. Dan Johnson 2-for-5 with one double and two strikeouts. Stephen Piscotty 2-for-5 with two strikeouts and one fieldin > read more

Michael Wacha Puts Unbeaten Record On Line Against Mets

05/19/2015 00:34:00 AM

Cardinals right-hander Michael Wacha puts his spotless record on the line against Mets lefty Jon Niese when the series continues on Tuesday at Citi Field. St. Louis Official Site > read more

John Lackey Shows Dominance In Duel With Matt Harvey

05/19/2015 00:34:00 AM

While most of the 23,338 fans at Citi Field on Monday night showed up to take in the next Matt Harvey performance, Cardinals starter John Lackey, 10 years Harvey's elder, went toe-to-toe with the Mets' stud right-hander in a pitchers' duel that exten > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB 5-18-15: Albert Pujols & David Freese Each Singles & Hit Solo Home Runs; Dan Haren Strikes Out Five & Allows Two Runs Over Eighth Innings; Edward Mujica Strikes Out Two & Holds Two Inherited Runners On Base Over One &

05/18/2015 22:30:00 PM

Albert Pujols (former St. Louis-Anaheim) started at first base and batted third.  2-for-5 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and two strikeouts. David Freese (former St. Louis-Anaheim) started at third base and batted fifth.  2-for-4 with one hom > read more

Mets Beat Cardinals 2-1 In 14 Innings: John Lackey Strikes Out Six & Allows One Run Over Seven Innings; Jason Heyward Doubles & Drives In One Run; Matt Belisle Strikes Out Three Over Two Scoreless Innings

05/18/2015 22:25:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Matt Holliday 1-for-6 with one double. Jhonny Peralta 1-for-4 with one double, two walks, one strikeout, and assisted in two double plays. Matt Adams 2-for-4 and assisted in two double plays. Yadier Molina 3-for-5 with one inte > read more

Laguna Released Pete Parise

05/18/2015 22:17:00 PM

Fernando Ballesteros Twitter > read more

5-18-15 Game Fastest For Peoria Since 5-12-09

05/18/2015 21:09:00 PM

Nathan Baliva Twitter > read more

Springfield Beat Tulsa 7-4: Nick Martini Collects Three Singles, One Walk, & Three RBIs; Breyvic Valera Collects Two Singles & Two RBIs; Anthony Garcia Hits A Solo Home Run

05/18/2015 21:07:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Nick Martini 3-for-4 with three RBIs (two w/two-outs) and one walk. Anthony Garcia 1-for-5 with one home run, one two-out RBI, and one run. Jonathan Rodriguez 1-for-4 with one double and one strikeout. Mike Ohlman 1-for-3 with > read more

Peoria Beat Cedar Rapids 1-0 In Game Two Of Doubleheader: Austin Gomber Strikes Out Four, Induces 11 Ground Outs, & Allows One Hit Over Seven-Inning Complete Game Shutout For The Win; Casey Turgeon Doubles & Drives In One Run; Andrew Sohn Walks & Sco

05/18/2015 20:24:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Oscar Mercado 2-for-3 with one caught stealing. Justin Ringo 1-for-3 with two strikeouts. Collin Radack 1-for-3 with two strikeouts. Andrew Sohn 0-for-1 with one run, one walk, one strikeout, and one fielding error. Casey Turge > read more

Cardinals Continue To Shuffle Leadoff Hitters

05/18/2015 19:42:00 PM

The name that Cardinals manager Mike Matheny wrote in on the top line of his lineup card was all but automatic last season, when Matt Carpenter batted first in 156 regular-season games. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Mike Matheny Proud Of Shelby Miller; Worth Noting

05/18/2015 19:38:00 PM

The updates came as he was busy with his pregame preparation on Sunday, but Cardinals manager Mike Matheny took time to pause as each arrived. He wanted to follow the near no-hitter by former St. Louis pitcher Shelby Miller, who lost the no-no bid wi > read more



© 2006-2015 OnToplist.com, All Rights Reserved