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Mike Shannon, Adam Wainwright, Gabe Kiley, John Rooney, Bob Costas, & Ashley Brown On The Hot Stove League 12-17-14

12/17/2014 20:55:00 PM

Mike Shannon discusses the bullpen and what we can expect from Carlos Martinez this season. KMOX > read more

Oscar Taveras Collector Donating Auction Proceeds To Family

12/17/2014 20:30:00 PM

A long-time St. Louis Cardinals fan who was building a memorabilia collection of the team's top prospect, Oscar Taveras, has consignedthe nine items into the Goldin Auctions 2015 Winter Auction scheduled for January 12, through February 6, 2015 at ww > read more

Shift In U.S.-Cuban Relations May Affect MLB

12/17/2014 17:39:00 PM

The re-establishment of diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba, announced by President Barack Obama on Wednesday, could affect Cuban players currently in the Major Leagues and pave the way for an easier passage for Cuban players seek > read more

Marlins, Braves, & Giants Interested In Jake Peavy

12/17/2014 17:13:00 PM

Ken Rosenthal Twitter > read more

Royals Sign Edinson Volquez To Two-Years/$20M Deal

12/17/2014 16:40:00 PM

Jon Heyman Twitter > read more

Daniel Descalso On The Home Stretch 12-17-14

12/17/2014 16:15:00 PM

Inside STL > read more

With Future Uncertain, Cole Hamels Keeps Open Mind

12/17/2014 15:50:00 PM

Is Cole Hamels the next Phillies player to be traded? Philadelphia Official Site > read more

Mike Matheny To Wear No.26 As Tribute To Late Friend

12/17/2014 14:25:00 PM

The offseason number shuffle continues for the Cardinals, with manager Mike Matheny announcing on Wednesday that he will now wear No. 26 as a gesture to honor a late friend. In taking that number, closer Trevor Rosenthal had to choose another. Rosent > read more

Daniel Descalso On STL Baseball Weekly 12-17-14

12/17/2014 14:15:00 PM

Inside STL > read more

Giants, Athletics, Mets, Cardinals, & Twins Showing Interest In Asdrubal Cabrera

12/17/2014 14:07:00 PM

Jon Heyman Twitter > read more

Joe Sheehan On Sports Open Line 12-15-14

12/15/2014 22:44:00 PM

KMOX > read more

Brad Penny's Choices Down To Three Teams, Decide Late In Week

12/15/2014 19:13:00 PM

Chris Cotillo Twitter > read more

Royals Sign Alex Rios To One-Year/$11M Deal

12/15/2014 19:09:00 PM

Jon Heyman Twitter > read more

Does Dan McLaughlin Buy Into The Cubs' Hype?

12/15/2014 18:15:00 PM

Does Dan McLaughlin buy into the Cubs' hype? The Cardinals broadcaster tells The Fast Lane. 101 ESPN > read more

Cubs Sign Jason Motte To One-Year Deal

12/15/2014 17:15:00 PM

Bruce Levine Twitter A catcher when the Cardinals drafted him and a closer when the Cardinals needed him, Jason Motte is the latest to join the refurbishment on the North Side as he agreed to a deal with the Chicago Cubs, according to reports out of > read more

Cubs Not Signing Colby Rasmus

12/15/2014 16:54:00 PM

Patrick Mooney Twitter > read more

Cardinals Sign Alberto Rosario To Minors Deal

12/15/2014 16:45:00 PM

Jrocke217 Twitter > read more

Dodgers Sign Brett Anderson To One-Year/$10M Deal

12/15/2014 16:18:00 PM

Buster Olney Twitter > read more

Red Sox Mourn Passing Of Longtime Scout Bill Enos

12/15/2014 16:14:00 PM

Bill Enos, the longtime Red Sox scout whose career extended through parts of eight decades in professional baseball as a player, manager, scout and consultant, passed away due to complications from pneumonia at the age of 94. Boston Official SIte > read more

Astros Sign Jed Lowrie To Three-Year/$23M Deal

12/15/2014 14:21:00 PM

Evan Drellich Twitter > read more

Colby Rasmus A Good Fit For Cubs

12/14/2014 18:01:00 PM

When the Chicago Cubs inked Jon Lester to a six-year, $155 million mega deal at the Winter Meetings, not many people believed they were done making moves. As a matter of fact, they’re still trying to improve their roster that has already improved l > read more

Orioles Being Pushed To Take On Colby Rasmus On One-Year Deal

12/14/2014 15:54:00 PM

Peter Gammons Twitter > read more

Baseball Card Pioneer Sy Berger Dies

12/14/2014 15:37:00 PM

Sy Berger, the father of modern day baseball cards, has died of natural causes at the age of 91. ESPN > read more

Cubs Met With Colby Rasmus

12/14/2014 14:43:00 PM

Another former Blue Jays outfielder could also find his way to the Windy City. Sportsnet Canada > read more

Allen Craig An Overlooked Potential Trade Piece

12/14/2014 14:15:00 PM

So your favorite baseball team didn't land Melky Cabrera, and you're wondering how that hole in the lineup is going to get filled. You've come to the right place, friend. Boston Official Site > read more

Dan McLaughlin, Mark Reynolds, & Derrick Goold On Sports On A Sunday 12-14-14

12/14/2014 11:53:00 AM

Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin talks Cards off season, MLB off season, Blues victory and SLU Basketball. KMOX > read more

Tigers Not Talking To Max Scherzer

12/14/2014 10:51:00 AM

Jim Duquette Twitter > read more

White Sox Expected To Trade Dayan Viciedo

12/14/2014 10:32:00 AM

Bob Nightengale Twitter > read more

Marlins Have More Talks With Michael Morse

12/14/2014 09:56:00 AM

Barry Jackson Twitter > read more

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-14-14: Luis Mateo Hits A Two-Run Homer; Kender Villegas Finished Fourth In The Venezuelan Parallel League In ERA; Luis Alicea A Guest Instructor In Florida

12/14/2014 09:45:00 AM

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White Sox Sign Melky Cabrera To Three-Year Deal

12/13/2014 23:20:00 PM

Bruce Levine Twitter > read more

Cardinals Face Uprising In NL Central

12/13/2014 22:34:00 PM

The Cardinals have big-footed the NL Central for so long, it’s easy to take for granted. A generation of young fans weren’t around to see the mediocre final years of the Anheuser-Busch ownership era, with the franchise failing to make the playoff > read more

Max Scherzer Too Expensive For Cardinals

12/13/2014 21:21:00 PM

Bob Nightengale Twitter > read more

Children Have Holiday Fun At Ballpark Village

12/13/2014 18:35:00 PM

St. Louians flocked to Ballpark Village for Holiday festivities that featured family friendly events. The event was named Holidays on Clark and offer the first 200 children free box lunches. Fox2Now > read more

Reds Not Pursuing Jonny Gomes

12/13/2014 14:42:00 PM

Chris Cotillo Twitter > read more

Jung-Ho Kang To Be Posted On Monday

12/13/2014 14:24:00 PM

Ken Rosenthal Twitter > read more

Finding A Spot For Matt Carpenter In Cardinals Lineup

12/13/2014 12:32:00 PM

During the 2014 season, it became apparent that the favorite activity of Cardinals fans was to scrutinize the lineups that manager Mike Matheny would put out on a daily basis. It seemed like every gameday there would be tons of people taking to twitt > read more

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-13-14: Luis Mateo Singles & Hits A Two-Run Homer; Randy Ruiz Singles, Triples, & Drives In Two Runs; David Peralta Collects Two Singles & Two RBIs

12/13/2014 10:35:00 AM

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Why Mark Reynolds? Blame The Giants

12/13/2014 10:01:00 AM

Wondering why the Cardinals signed Mark Reynolds? Blame the Giants. Fungoes > read more

Orioles' Outfield Search Continues, Phillies Offered Marlon Byrd & Ryan Howard

12/13/2014 05:36:00 AM

As Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette rushed to the airport in San Diego following the Rule 5 draft - we were on the same flight and he willingly chose a middle seat next to other team officials, while I grabbed an aisle seat and let every > read more

Cardinals Sign Mark Reynolds, Could Platoon With Matt Adams; Cardinals Take Pitcher In Rule 5 Draft

12/12/2014 00:13:00 AM

The Cardinals went to San Diego and attended one of the most-frenetic baseball winter meetings in recent memory — complete with a last-day barrage of transactions that lit up the game like a fireworks show’s finale. Post-Dispatch > read more

Tigers Deal Rick Porcello, Who Should Land Big Bucks By Next Season

12/11/2014 23:26:00 PM

The Detroit Tigers made a number of major moves in recent years for effectively the same reason: Free agency was — and is — beckoning for their key starting pitchers. Fox Sports > read more

Mark Reynolds On The Jim Edmonds, Tim McKernan, & T.J. Moe Show 12-11-14

12/11/2014 18:15:00 PM

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Bryan Burwell Remembered With Laughs, Tears

12/11/2014 17:35:00 PM

They came from near. They came from far. Some were unknown to most. Others were know to just about everyone. Media Views > read more

Top Five Moments From The Jack Buck Sports Awards

12/11/2014 17:19:00 PM

The 45th Jack Buck Sports Awards were held at the Missouri Athletic Club on December 10, with Blues forward TJ Oshie receiving the “Sports Personality of the Year” award among the seven honors handed out at St. Louis’ premier sports banquet. K > read more

Scott Boras, Astros Meet, Talk Stephen Drew

12/11/2014 16:50:00 PM

Super agent Scott Boras has met with the Astros, he said Wednesday at the winter meetings. A person familiar with the conversation said the talk was focused on relief pitching and shortstop Stephen Drew, but not top starting pitcher Max Scherzer. Ul > read more

Padres, Kwang-Hyun Kim Could Not Come To Agreement

12/11/2014 16:38:00 PM

GSI Twitter > read more

Max Scherzer Door Not Closed As Tigers Make Big Deals

12/11/2014 16:30:00 PM

The Tigers were dormant for all but a handful of the 80 or so hours of baseball's Winter Meetings. That handful of hours of activity, however, could be what determines whether the Tigers have another World Series run in them. Detroit Official Site > read more

Kyle Lohse Could Be On Trading Block

12/11/2014 15:38:00 PM

Groundwork. While Ash met with agents for potential non-roster invitees, Melvin communicated with fellow GMs to identify potential trade partners. The Brewers have a number of intriguing possibilities on this front since Gallardo, Broxton, Parra, Lin > read more

Asdrubal Cabrera Prefers To Stay At Second Base

12/11/2014 14:23:00 PM

Alex Pavlovic Twitter > read more

Justin Masterson Close To Deal With Unknown Team

12/11/2014 01:40:00 AM

Jerry Crasnick Twitter > read more

Dodgers Sign Brandon McCarthy To Four-Year/$48M Deal

12/11/2014 00:12:00 AM

Ken Rosenthal Twitter > read more

Cubs Have Made Their Pitch

12/10/2014 23:35:00 PM

Game on. That’s at least the not-so-subtle message being sent by the Chicago Cubs as Major League Baseball’s winter meetings draw to a close. Post-Dispatch > read more

Cubs Have Cardinals' Attention

12/10/2014 23:35:00 PM

When the Cardinals visit Wrigley Field for opening night of the 2015 season and draw back the curtain on the new Chicago Cubs and their old-is-new ballpark, there will be an unexpected contrast between the starter on the mound and the lack of bleache > read more

Giants Staying Out Of Max Scherzer Sweepstakes

12/10/2014 23:31:00 PM

John Shea Twitter > read more

Cardinals Are Unbowed By Division Foes' Busy Winter Meetings

12/10/2014 23:26:00 PM

While the Cardinals' brass appears ready to return to St. Louis with a roster unchanged during their Winter Meetings stay, the club can't say the same of its road to a third straight National League Central title. St. Louis Official Site > read more

Pop Warner To Have New Role In Cardinals' System; Pat Neshek Joins Astros; Pace For Change; Scott Boras On Max Scherzer; Extra Bases

12/10/2014 23:18:00 PM

To allow for the Cardinals to promote some of their young, promising managers in the minor leagues, general manager John Mozeliak approached one of the most successful minor-league managers the club has had about embracing a new view of the field. P > read more

Twins Trying Hard To Bring Ervin Santana Into Fold; Bis Is Four Years

12/10/2014 23:12:00 PM

Free agent righthander Ervin Santana is in talks with the Twins, who are pushing hard to get something done. CBS Sports > read more

Angels Trade Howie Kendrick To Dodgers

12/10/2014 23:12:00 PM

Ken Gurnick Twitter > read more

Dan Haren Will Evaluate Options

12/10/2014 23:04:00 PM

Ken Rosenthal Twitter Ken Rosenthal Twitter > read more

Cardinals Must Find New Way To Win

12/09/2014 23:37:00 PM

Mike Matheny showed up for Tuesday’s interview put together in the 40-something manager’s uniform — leather boots, designer jeans with untucked button-down framed by a sport coat. Many of his contemporaries effect the same look, but Matheny pul > read more

Lance Lynn In Line For A Big Raise; TV Talks 'Progressing'; Hall Limit Could Change; Extra Bases

12/09/2014 23:37:00 PM

While acknowledging that they have significant “payroll muscle” to increase spending on the team in the coming years, one area where Cardinals officials have budgeted to spend this winter and beyond is on the rising cost of their homegrown player > read more

Mike Matheny Not Concerned With Lefty-Heavy Lineup

12/09/2014 23:35:00 PM

In a 30-minute session that jumped topics and discussion points with Cardinals manager Mike Matheny on Tuesday, one theme weaved throughout: It was all about the lefties. St. Louis Official Site Speaking in a media session at the Winter Meetings on > read more

Let The Debate Begin: Who Hits Where In Cardinals' Lineup?

12/09/2014 23:17:00 PM

First, the multiple choices: a. Carlos Martinez in the rotation, b. The battle for the utility infielder jobs, c. The batting order. Fox Sports Midwest > read more

Cardinals Weighing Internal Options For Righty Hitter At First

12/09/2014 21:33:00 PM

While acknowledging that Tuesday's Winter Meetings work gave him a better feel for which right-handed-hitting first baseman may be a fit for the Cardinals' roster hole, general manager John Mozeliak also shed light on some internal candidates that co > read more

Edinson Volquez Seeking Two-Year/$20M Deal

12/09/2014 21:13:00 PM

Mike Berardino Twitter > read more

Dodgers Out Of Running For Jon Lester

12/09/2014 21:03:00 PM

Dylan Hernandez Twitter > read more

Max Scherzer Seeking Guaranteed $200M

12/09/2014 20:52:00 PM

Jon Morosi Twitter > read more

New Pro Baseball Team At Skylands Names Sussex County Miners

12/09/2014 20:51:00 PM

It's official. The new professional baseball team that will debut at Skylands Stadium next May will be called the Sussex County Miners. NJ Herald > read more

White Sox Make Dayan Viciedo Available For Trade

12/09/2014 20:41:00 PM

Bob Nightengale Twitter > read more

Cardinals Look Beyond Local Ties

12/09/2014 00:21:00 AM

Of all the numbers the Cardinals crunch and general manager John Mozeliak mines for insight before launching into negotiations for a free agent, there is one that does not come to mind as he plots a move. Post-Dispatch > read more

Athletics Trade Jeff Samardzija To The White Sox

12/09/2014 00:12:00 AM

Jon Heyman Twitter > read more

Carlos Martinez Will Wear No.18 To Honor Oscar Taveras; GM Edits Shopping List; Auction Offers Access; Golden Era Shut Out

12/09/2014 00:07:00 AM

The Cardinals have given Carlos Martinez the number he wanted. Post-Dispatch > read more

Ned Yost Shrugs Off Critics

12/08/2014 23:49:00 PM

So relaxed he never looked at the clock, Ned Yost sat in the Grand Room at the Manchester Hyatt as manager of the defending American League champion Kansas City Royals and as a recent contender for the loop’s Manager of the Year award. Post-Dispat > read more

Luke Gregerson Could Three-Year Deal

12/08/2014 22:02:00 PM

Chris Cotillo Twitter > read more

Five Teams Interested In Dan Uggla

12/08/2014 21:56:00 PM

Jon Heyman Twitter > read more

Indians Never Really All In On Justin Masterson

12/08/2014 21:39:00 PM

Paul Hoynes Twitter > read more

With Roster Nearly Set, Cardinals Keeping Low Meetings Profile

12/08/2014 21:34:00 PM

The Cardinals arrived at the Winter Meetings this week in a seemingly enviable position, with the majority of their offseason work already wrapped up and their roster mostly built for 2015. It also positions the organization for an off-the-radar stay > read more

Jeff Samardzija On The Verge Of Being Traded; White Sox Seem Likely

12/08/2014 21:08:00 PM

The A's are close to a deal involving Jeff Samardzija. It appears likely he'd be headed to the White Sox. CBS Sports > read more

Rangers & Red Sox Make Offers To Justin Masterson

12/08/2014 20:50:00 PM

Jon Heyman Twitter > read more

Carlos Martinez Gets The Win; Winter Meetings Kick-Off; Golden Era Hall Of Fame

12/07/2014 21:26:00 PM

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Carlos Martinez made his second start of the Dominican League on Sunday, going six strong innings for the Aguilas Cibaenas. He faced 2o batters and allowed just one run on four hits while striking out five. STL Baseball W > read more

If Giants Lose On Jon Lester, There's Cole Hamels, Max Scherzer, Francisco Liriano, Ervin Santana

12/07/2014 21:12:00 PM

The Giants, while very serious about their pursuit of star free agent pitcher Jon Lester, are looking at possible alternative plans in case they fall short, including Cole Hamels, Ervin Santana, Francisco Liriano and of course the other major free-ag > read more

12 Clubs Have Called About Pat Neshek

12/07/2014 21:08:00 PM

More than 12 clubs have called about Neshek since the start of free agency. Star Tribune > read more

Rangers Not Interested In Bringing Back C.J. Wilson

12/07/2014 19:52:00 PM

Jeff Wilson Twitter > read more

Angels Interested In Bringing Back Gordon Beckham

12/07/2014 19:34:00 PM

Mike DiGiovanna Twitter > read more

Luke Gregerson Could Be Right Fit For Astros Bullpen

12/07/2014 19:13:00 PM

There’s a free-agent reliever that new Astros manager A.J. Hinch has had plenty of time to evaluate up close, righty Luke Gregerson. The 30-year-old never been a full-time closer, but he might stand as the Astros’ most logical remaining free-agen > read more

Mets Still Not In On Yoenis Cespedes

12/07/2014 18:24:00 PM

Rob Bradford Twitter > read more

Right-Handed Power Hitter Tops Cardinals' Wish List This Offseason

12/07/2014 17:48:00 PM

John Mozeliak has made clear the Cardinals' top priority for the remainder of the off-season: A productive, right-handed power hitter coming off the bench. Fox Sports Midwest > read more

Twins Do Not Have Meeting Set Up With Justin Masterson At Winter Meetings

12/07/2014 17:45:00 PM

Darren Wolfson Twitter > read more

Mariners Still Considering Justin Upton, Matt Kemp

12/07/2014 17:30:00 PM

Joel Sherman Twitter > read more

Mariners Are Trying Now For Melky Cabrera To Go With Nelson Cruz & Robinson Cano

12/05/2014 22:04:00 PM

The Mariners, seeking a top outfielder after bolstering their offense with DH Nelson Cruz, are talking to Melky Cabrera, who they apparently view as an ideal No. 2 hitter. CBS Sports > read more

Free Agent Right-Handed Bats

12/05/2014 20:30:00 PM

As the St. Louis Cardinals prepare to join the rest of the teams at the upcoming Winter Meetings on Sunday, there remains a relatively small list of immediate needs to be addressed–mainly a right-handed bat to compliment Matt Adams at first base. P > read more

Mariners Showing Interest In Melky Cabrera

12/05/2014 18:14:00 PM

Did Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik offer a clue earlier this week regarding Melky Cabrera when asked whether the club’s pursuit of a right fielder was limited solely to right-handed hitters? The News Tribune > read more

Astros Offered Four-Years/$40M To Andrew Miller

12/05/2014 17:10:00 PM

Buster Olney Twitter > read more

Derrick Goold On The Home Stretch12-5-14

12/05/2014 16:15:00 PM

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Yankees Signed Andrew Miller To Four-Year/$36M Deal

12/05/2014 14:37:00 PM

Jack Curry Twitter > read more

Non-Tenders Who Should Be On The Cardinals' Radar

12/05/2014 13:20:00 PM

As the deadline to tender contracts to players not under guaranteed deals passed, the St. Louis Cardinals parted with utility infielder Daniel Descalso. With the depth the team has amassed in the range of backup infielders, the defending NL Central C > read more

Rangers Have Checked In On Matt Kemp

12/05/2014 13:13:00 PM

Jon Morosi Twitter > read more

Reds Have Interest In David Peralta

12/05/2014 13:06:00 PM

Jon Morosi Twitter > read more

Diamondbacks Trade Didi Gregorius To Yankees

12/05/2014 13:03:00 PM

New York-A Official Twitter > read more

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