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Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 3-31-15: Casey Schroeder Walks & Hits A Three-Run Homer; Kyle Ruchim Triples, Homers, & Drives In Two Runs; Derek Casey Strikes Out Four & Allows One Run Over Seven Innings For The Win

03/31/2015 23:38:00 PM

Justin Bellinger (former 2014 draft selection-Duke) started at first base and batted seventh.  1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout. Campbell beat Duke 9-6 Duke Official Site Post Game Chris Shaw (former 2014 draft selection- > read more

Adam Wainwright Escapes Unharmed; Kevin Siegrist Labors; A Freebie For Matt Adams; Extra For Pete Kozma

03/31/2015 23:25:00 PM

All Adam Wainwright basically had to do to be named the opening night starter in Chicago Sunday was to leave the field in some sort of ambulatory state in his last exhibition start on Tuesday. And then Miami’s Christian Yelich hit a hard grounder u > read more

Albert Pujols: "Everything Is Going As Expected"

03/31/2015 23:12:00 PM

First baseman elCaribe says he feels very best of his legs and he expects better results in the coming season in the majors  (Translated) El Caribe > read more

Randal Grichuk Powers His Way Onto Bench

03/31/2015 23:10:00 PM

The “honest” discussion Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said team officials must have about young outfielder Randal Grichuk, his future role, and how much playing time he’d truly have as a bench bat, was short. Post-Dispatch > read more

Busy Charitable Calendar

03/31/2015 22:12:00 PM

As we get closer to the start of the season, not just baseball but several charitable organizations are ready to kick off their summer efforts. Homers for Health and Ks for Kids is back with their Game Show Night just around the corner on April 14th. > read more

Daniel Descalso Looks Back At UC Davis Days, Ahead To New Rockies Gig

03/31/2015 21:55:00 PM

On the diamond, nothing ever comes easy. Davis Enterprise > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-31-5: Colby Rasmus Singles & Hits A Three-Run Homer; David Freese Hits A Two-Run Homer; Bryan Anderson Triples & Drives In Two Runs

03/31/2015 20:17:00 PM

Allen Craig (former St. Louis-Boston) started at first base and batted fourth.  0-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout. Edward Mujica (former St. Louis-Boston) started and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, one unearned run, and struck one > read more

Ground Crew At Busch Stadium Busy Converting Field For Soccer Match

03/31/2015 18:22:00 PM

A soccer field looks nothing like a baseball field, so crews at Busch Stadium began the hard work of converting the field to a soccer pitch Tuesday. Fox2Now > read more

Free Agent Jose Mijares Suspended 50 Games For Failed Drug Test

03/31/2015 17:57:00 PM

Veteran Major League reliever Jose Mijares, released last week by the Reds, was suspended for 50 games Tuesday after testing positive for a banned substance. MiLB Official Site > read more

Cardinals Minor League Spring Training 3-31-15: Mike Mayers Strikes Out Three Over Five Scoreless Innings; Corey Littrell Strikes Out One Over Four Scoreless Innings; Rafael Ortega Hits A Two-Run Homer

03/31/2015 17:40:00 PM

Triple-A: Memphis & New Orleans (Miami) Tied 3-3 Patrick Wisdom (Springfield) covered third base and went 2-for-3 with one double. Luke Voit (Palm Beach) covered first base and went 2-for-3 with one double. Rafael Ortega (Memphis) manned centerfield > read more

Michael Wacha Not At His Sharpest, Buts He's Healthy; Kolten Wong Not Panicking; Traveling Squad; Collin Radack: The Unknown Hitter; Randy Choate On Back Forty

03/31/2015 00:23:00 AM

By walking three men in five innings and giving up leadoff doubles in each of his first three innings Monday against Washington, Cardinals righthander Michael Wacha wasn’t quite the caliber of the MVP in the 2013 league championship series. But he > read more

Carlos Martinez Joins The Rotation

03/31/2015 00:14:00 AM

In addition to getting a grip on his changeup and showing improved efficiency this spring, young starter Carlos Martinez was asked to keep his edge but find ways to control his emotions. Post-Dispatch > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 3-30-15

03/30/2015 21:38:00 PM

Dom Thompson-Williams (former 2014 draft selection-Iowa Western) started and batted fifth.  1-for-3 at the plate. Indian Hills beat Iowa Western 6-5 in game one of doubleheader (3/28/15) Dom Thompson-Williams (former 2014 draft selection-Iowa West > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-30-15: Joey Butler Hits A Three-Run Homer; Ian Kennedy Strikes Out Seven Over Six Scoreless Innings For The Win; Skip Schumaker Collects Two Singles & One RBI

03/30/2015 21:19:00 PM

Joey Butler (former St. Louis-Tampa Bay) entered late in the game in right field and batted fourth.  1-for-2 with one home run, three two-out RBIs, one run, and one strikeout. Baltimore and Tampa Bay tied 6-6 Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Miami) > read more

Cardinals Minor League Spring Training 3-30-15: Jimmy Reed & Arturo Reyes Each Struck Out Four Over Four Scoreless Innings; Luke Voit Doubles Twice & Drives In Two Runs; Ian McKinney Strikes Out Two Over Two hitless/Scoreless Innings

03/30/2015 21:03:00 PM

Triple-A Memphis Beat Double-A Springfield 1-0 Memphis: Dean Anna (Indianapolis) covered second base and went 1-for-3 with one triple. Jacob Wilson (Springfield) covered third base and went 1-for-1 with one RBI. Sam Tuivailala (Memphis) pitched one > read more

Brewers Could See A Lot Of Carlos Villanueva This Season

03/30/2015 20:00:00 PM

At one point Carlos Villanueva was a top pitching prospect for the Milwaukee Brewers, who looked to have big-time potential as both a stater and reliever. Though things have never panned out as well as they once looked, he has been able to pitch in t > read more

Scott Downs Only Interested In MLB Offers

03/30/2015 19:32:00 PM

After being released today by the Indians, veteran lefty Scott Downs is seeking another opportunity. But Downs is only interested in a deal that would give him a major league roster spot, MLBTR has learned. MLB Trade Rumors > read more

College Baseball Weekend Roundup (March 27-29, 2015)

03/30/2015 18:47:00 PM

For the third consecutive week, the top dog in the land went down, opening the door for a new team to take over number one ranking. Minor League Ball > read more

Dodgers Sign Freddy Garcia To Minors Deal

03/30/2015 18:43:00 PM

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Kolten Wong Sees Positives Despite Down Spring

03/30/2015 18:35:00 PM

In one of his better games of the spring, second baseman Kolten Wong drew two walks and scored a run in the Cardinals' 6-2 win against the Nationals on Monday. The fact that such a performance is notable is indicative of the tough time Wong has had i > read more

Jaime Garcia's 'Minor Setback' Leaves His Schedule Uncertain; Cuts Mod Bench; Using Randy Choate

03/30/2015 00:21:00 AM

Cardinals lefty Jaime Garcia pushed himself to be full speed in March so that he could claim the job as the club’s fifth starter. Post-Dispatch > read more

Marco Gonzales Offers Security To Cardinals

03/30/2015 00:21:00 AM

Marco Gonzales, though just age 23, already offers the Cardinals security, much like the blanket that “Peanuts” character Linus took with him everywhere or the $20 bill you know you always have in your glove compartment. Post-Dispatch > read more

Luis Garcia Hits A Three-Run Homer As Yucatan Beat Indios Mayos 10-0

03/29/2015 20:58:00 PM

The beasts took the claws from the second inlet to build powerful five-run rally, after José Juan Aguilar rang the of the pool, Ivan Araujo took wild pitch to go to the Pentagon, and later Luis Alfonso García downloaded powerful homer with two comp > read more

Hugo Castellanos Gave Up A Homer, J.C. Romero Pitched As Puebla Lost To Mexico 3-2

03/29/2015 20:45:00 PM

Ruben Rivera Foursquare solo in the eighth inning, guided to victory the Red Devils of Mexico by score 3-2 on Pericos de Puebla . With this the feathered ends its ninth season, which finished with a 5 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses.  (Translated) MiLB > read more

Rangers Release Ryan Ludwick

03/29/2015 20:32:00 PM

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Brewers Release Chris Perez, Michael Blazek Fighting For One Of Two Spots In Bullpen

03/29/2015 19:51:00 PM

The Brewers narrowed the competition for the final spots in their bullpen on Sunday, as Brandon Kintzler was optioned to Triple-A and non-roster right-hander Chris Perez was released. Milwaukee Official Site > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 3-29-15: Kyle Ruchim Doubles, Homers, Walks Three Times, & Drives In Five Runs; Chris Shaw Singles, Doubles, & Knocks In One Run; Dominic Moreno Strikes Out Only Batter Faced & Holds Two Inherited

03/29/2015 19:36:00 PM

Justin Bellinger (former 2014 draft selection-Duke) started at first base and batted eighth.  0-for-4 and committed one error. Boston College beat Duke 5-4 Duke Official Site Post Game Chris Shaw (former 2014 draft selection-Oklahoma) started at c > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-29-15: Edwin Jackson Strikes Out Three Over Four & Two-Thirds Scoreless Innings For the Win; George Kottaras Doubles & Drives In Two Runs; Shelby Miller Strikes Out Four & Allows One Run Over Six Inni

03/29/2015 18:28:00 PM

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Miami) entered late in the game at second base and batted leadoff.  1-for-2 at the plate. Rich Hill (former Memphis-Washington) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck o > read more

Cardinals Minor League Spring Training 3-29-15: Zach Petrick Strikes Out Two over Four Scoreless Innings; Edmundo Sosa Collects Two Singles & Two RBIs; Juan Herrera Singles & Drives In Two Runs;

03/29/2015 18:16:00 PM

Triple-A: Las Vegas (New York-N) Beat Memphis 3-2 David Washington (Palm Beach) covered first base and went 1-for-3 with one double, one RBI, one run, and one strikeout. Zach Petrick (Memphis) pitched four innings and allowed three hits, no runs, an > read more

Amid Competition, Edwin Jackson Focused On Helping Cubs Win

03/29/2015 18:05:00 PM

Maybe getting lost helped Edwin Jackson find himself. Chicago-N Official Site > read more

Victor Sanchez Passes Away In Venezuela

03/28/2015 21:48:00 PM

Victor Sanchez, one of the Mariners' top pitching prospects, died in Venezuela from head injuries sustained in a boating accident in his home country six weeks ago. Seattle Official Site > read more

Lance Lynn Battles Elements In Second Spring Start

03/28/2015 19:34:00 PM

Despite needing 40-plus pitches to navigate through his first two innings, Lance Lynn looked sharp against a fairly formidable Tigers lineup in his second start of the spring and ended up finishing five innings with a pitch count of 81. St. Louis Of > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-28-15: Daric Barton Hits A Solo Home Run; Chris Perez Holds Two Inherited Runners On Base & Pitches One & A Third Scoreless Innings; Jon Edwards Strikes Out Four Over Two Hitless/Scoreless Innings

03/28/2015 18:51:00 PM

Carlos Beltran (former St. Louis-New York-A) started in right field and batted third.  1-for-2 with one walk. Baltimore beat New York-A 10-2 Joey Butler (former St. Louis-Tampa Bay) entered late in the game in left field and batted seventh.  0-fo > read more

Royals Release Ryan Roberts

03/28/2015 18:40:00 PM

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Feeling Left Arm Fatigue, Jaime Garcia Unlikely For Opening Day

03/28/2015 18:34:00 PM

Just as the Cardinals began to allow themselves to get excited about what a healthy Jaime Garcia could add to their rotation, the lefty suffered another medical setback that will almost certainly preclude him from making the Opening Day roster. St. L > read more

Shelby Miller Ready For A New Challenge

03/28/2015 17:36:00 PM

The 2015 season is going to a whole different kind of new for Shelby Miller. Atlanta Official Site > read more

Brewers Considering Michael Blazek & Chris Perez For Roster Spots

03/28/2015 16:33:00 PM

The Brewers have some difficult decisions to make over the next week as they determine who will fill the final spots on the bench and in the bullpen. Milwaukee Official Site > read more

Sports Correspondent Darin Trent Blog: One Word - Fantastic

03/28/2015 15:27:00 PM

Fantastic. That is how I would describe the first day of my adventure here in Jupiter. For someone who has been a Cardinal fan since before the great Willie McGee played his first game in St. Louis, spring training was something I could only dream ab > read more

Nate Schierholtz Opts Out With Rangers

03/28/2015 15:24:00 PM

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Tigers Beat Cardinals 4-3: Randal Grichuk Singles, Walks, & Drives In One Run; Jhonny Peralta Collects Two Singles; Lance Lynn Strikes Out Five & Allows Three Runs Over Five Innings

03/28/2015 14:45:00 PM

Individual Highlights: Jon Jay 1-for-2 with one run, one walk, and one strikeout. Randal Grichuk 1-for-3 with one two-out RBI, one run, one walk, and two strikeouts. Xavier Scruggs 1-for-1 at the plate. Jhonny Peralta 2-for-3 at the plate. Lance Lynn > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-27-15: David Peralta Doubles & Drives In One Run; Carlos Beltran Singles, Walks, & Knocks In One Run; David Aardsma Strikes Out Two Of Three Batters Faced

03/28/2015 00:08:00 AM

Allen Craig (former St. Louis-Boston) started at first base and batted fourth.  1-for-2 with one walk, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play. A.J. Pierzynski (former St. Louis-Atlanta) started at catcher and batted fifth.  2-for-3 with on > read more

John Lackey Gets Max Mileage Out Of His Pitch Count; Rafael Ortega Curtain Call; Peter Bourjos, Matt Belisle Star; Extra Bases

03/27/2015 23:50:00 PM

When asked his assessment of veteran John Lackey on Friday, Cardinals pitching coach Derek Lilliquist answered thus: Post-Dispatch > read more

Carlos Martinez Overcomes Trying Times

03/27/2015 23:30:00 PM

With the unimpeded gusts out to left at the occasional launch pad known as Space Coast Stadium and multiple misplays by the Cardinals in the field, conditions beyond his control could have played havoc with Carlos Martinez’s final guaranteed auditi > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 3-27-15: Kyle Ruchim Hits A Solo Home Run; Chris Shaw Collects Two Singles & One Walk

03/27/2015 23:13:00 PM

Justin Bellinger (former 2014 draft selection-Duke) started at first base and batted fourth.  0-for-3 with one walk and two strikeouts. Boston college beat Duke 6-1 Duke Official Site Post Game Chris Shaw (former 2014 draft selection-Oklahoma) sta > read more

2015 Cardinals: Position-By-Position Analysis

03/27/2015 23:11:00 PM

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Rick Hummel On The Pat Imig, Dre Montez, & T.J. Moe 3-27-15

03/27/2015 18:15:00 PM

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MLB Considering A Draft Combine To Assess Players' Health

03/27/2015 17:53:00 PM

Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association expect to discuss the idea of a draft combine in upcoming collective-bargaining negotiations, hoping access to amateur players’ medical information will help avoid the complicated situation that > read more

John Lackey On Point By Going Seven Strong Innings Vs. Mets

03/27/2015 17:29:00 PM

With a target pitch count of 80 pitches John Lackey did something a little surprising for a spring training game. He went seven innings. Obviously, it's a good sign for his commanding of the strike zone and feel for hit pitches. KMOV > read more

Jordan Walden A Big Part Of Cardinals' Bullpen

03/27/2015 17:09:00 PM

Greetings. Here's the latest review/preview as we take a look at Cardinals' players heading into the new season. Bernie Bytes > read more

Regardless Of Role, Carlos Martinez Pleased With Progress

03/27/2015 16:45:00 PM

If Friday was indeed the final chance for Carlos Martinez to make his case to the Cardinals that he should earn the final spot in their rotation, the right-hander went out with a flourish, closing with what he considered his best outing of the spring > read more

Dennys Reyes Pitches A Scoreless Sixth As Veracruz Beat Tijuana 2-1

03/27/2015 00:32:00 AM

For Tijuana launched the Cuban José Ariel Contreras who looked on the mound with four scoreless innings, Leo Gonzalez in the fifth inning, Dennis Reyes in the sixth safely, Alejandro Flores a run in the seventh, José Luis García and Esteban Hernan > read more

Ballpark Village prepares For Second Season

03/27/2015 00:27:00 AM

Ballpark Village begins its second year with a retooled bar, more giant video screens and a new outdoor stage for concerts. Post-Disaptch > read more

Tim McCarver's Role To Increase In Cardinals TV Booth

03/27/2015 00:16:00 AM

Last year, Tim McCarver said he had a “tremendous experience” serving as analyst on 30 Cardinals games televised by Fox Sports Midwest. It was a nice landing spot for McCarver, whose record-smashing 34-year run as a network television baseball an > read more

Jason Heyward Hits First Homer But Had No Doubts; Adam Wainwright Best After Game; Kevin Siegrist Off Form; Extra Bases

03/26/2015 23:57:00 PM

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny, before Thursday’s exhibition game, wondered aloud if the babble about Jason Heyward having not hit a home run this spring, or any official extra-base hit, was bothering him. Post-Disaptch > read more

Mitch Harris Bids For Role With Cardinals

03/26/2015 23:45:00 PM

When the Cardinals sent Lt. Mitch Harris to the Roger Dean Stadium mound two springs ago, with “Anchors Aweigh” playing during his warm-up, they did so to honor his service in the Navy and commitment to the organization while recognizing it was p > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-26-15: Albert Pujols Doubles, Homers, & Drives In Four Runs; Brett Wallace Hits A Two-Run Homer; Ryan Jackson Singles & Drives In Two Runs

03/26/2015 23:08:00 PM

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Miami) entered late in the game at third base and batted fifth.  1-for-2 with one double and one walk. Miami beat St. Louis 5-3 Shane Robinson (former St. Louis-Minnesota) Started in centerfield and batted second.   > read more

Cardinals Reveal Oscar Taveras Patch

03/26/2015 21:51:00 PM

The St. Louis Cardinals will be wearing patches honoring Oscar Taveras during the 2015 season, and they revealed it earlier today. KSDK > read more

Jon Jay - "A Position You Dream Of"

03/26/2015 21:33:00 PM

Getting his wrist fully rehabbed and strengthened for Opening Day was at the top of the priority list for Jon Jay heading into 2015, but the St. Louis Cardinals outfielder has added a few other duties for the season–like chairing the Strikeout Canc > read more

Albert Pujols Swinging Better This Spring

03/26/2015 21:13:00 PM

The difference in Albert Pujols is evident to Angels hitting coach Don Baylor, who has watched the slugger rifle line drives all over the field for more than a month now. ArcaMax > read more

J.C. Romero & Hugo Castellanos Important Pieces For Puebla In 2015

03/26/2015 21:12:00 PM

As one of the departments most were reinforced for the 2015 season, the ninth green present a renewed staff of relievers who combined the importance of experience and Strength of Youth.  (Translated) MiLB Official Site > read more

Edward Mujica Tapped As Red Sox Closer To Open Season; Justin Masterson Throws 80 Pitches In Minors Game

03/26/2015 00:26:00 AM

By virtue of his success two years ago for the St. Louis Cardinals, Edward Mujica will get the first crack at closing games for the Red Sox if Koji Uehara starts the season on the disabled list. Boston Herald > read more

Sam Freeman Is Still In Arms Race; Matt Carpenter Hit But OK; Extra Bases

03/26/2015 00:13:00 AM

By striking out the side in the ninth to end a 1-0 exhibition win for the Cardinals on Wednesday, righthanded reliever Jordan Walden put the exclamation point on an airtight 3 1/3-inning outing by the Cardinals’ bullpen. Not that starter Michael Wa > read more

Michael Wacha Matches Max Scherzer

03/26/2015 00:12:00 AM

During his reign this past winter as the finest free agent in baseball, St. Louis-area native Max Scherzer had the chance to return to Detroit and received recruiting texts from a few Cardinals, and in each case he had a chance to make a strong rotat > read more

18-Year Old Nicaraguan Bismarck Rivera Has A Dream To Reach The Majors

03/26/2015 00:01:00 AM

You can not speak of Bismarck Rivera and baseball separately. So far circumstances have proven to be one. A relationship that began while serving eight years on the grounds of Sabana Grande, and now lives a waking dream playing with the Indians Boer, > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-25-15: Max Scherzer Strikes Out Nine Over Six Scoreless Innings; Donovan Solano Singles Twice & Hits A Solo Home Run; John Axford Strikes Out Three Of Five Batters Faced For The Save

03/25/2015 23:54:00 PM

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Miami) started at shortstop and batted fifth.  3-for-5 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and assisted in one double play. Detroit beat Miami 8-4 Alex Castellanos (former Springfield-New York-N) started at third ba > read more

Video: Brian Feldman On Michael Wacha's Progress In Spring Training

03/25/2015 22:41:00 PM

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Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 3-25-15: Derek Casey Strikes Out Four & Allows Four Runs Over Four & Two-Thirds For The Win; Kyle Ruchim Singles & Walks

03/25/2015 21:02:00 PM

Tristan Hildebrandt (former 2014 draft selection-Cal St Fullerton) entered late in the game as a pinch runner. Cal St Fullerton beat Nebraska 4-3 Cal St Fullerton Official Site Post Game Derek Casey (former 2014 draft selection-Virginia) started and > read more

Ryan Madson Has Opt Out At End Of Spring Camp

03/25/2015 20:59:00 PM

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Cardinals Minor League Spring Training 3-25-15: Jack Flaherty Strikes Out One Over Four Scoreless Innings; Jimmy Reed Strikes Out Three Over Three Scoreless Innings; Rowan Wick Triples, Homers, & Drives In Three Runs

03/25/2015 20:51:00 PM

Triple-A Memphis & Double-A Springfield Tied 4-4 Memphis: Aledmys Diaz (Springfield) manned shortstop and went 2-for-3 with two doubles and one run. John Gast (Memphis) pitched four innings and allowed four hits, one earned run, and struck one out. > read more

Edwin Jackson Misses Start Because He Went To Wrong Stadium

03/25/2015 18:25:00 PM

MAR 25, 7:25 PMChicago Cubs pitcher Edwin Jackson ended up blaming technology for his big mistake Tuesday. Fox Sports > read more

Mazatlan Establish Team For 2016 Season In Triple-A Mexican League

03/25/2015 01:15:00 AM

With an event that will mark the history of baseball in Mexico, the Mexican Baseball League will have a new place in the 2016 season, and will be in Sinaloa, with the birth of the franchise Mariners Mazatlan, revealed ESPNDeportes.com the manager Eri > read more

Luis Garcia Proud To Be With Yucatan

03/25/2015 00:37:00 AM

Stellar reinforcement Luis Alfonso García trained for the first time in the Kukulcan Park Alamo and was in good condition to contribute their talents Yucatan Lions from this campaign 2015  (Translated) MiLB Official Site > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 3-24-15: Tate Matheny Singles, Walks, & Hits A Two-Run Homer; Ian Rice Doubles & Drives In Two Runs; Casey Schroeder Doubles, Walks, & Knocks In One Run

03/24/2015 23:52:00 PM

Justin Bellinger (former 2014 draft selection-Duke) started at first base and batted fourth.  1-for-3 with one run, one walk, and two strikeouts. Duke beat Liberty 3-1 Duke Official Site Post Game Chris Shaw (former 2014 draft selection-oklahoma) > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-24-15: Michael Blazek Strikes Out Four Over Four Scoreless Innings For The Win; Allen Craig Doubles & Drives In Three Runs; Albert Pujols Homers & Knocks In Two Runs

03/24/2015 23:39:00 PM

Allen Craig (former St. Louis-Boston) started at first base and batted fourth.  1-for-3 with one double, three RBIs, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play. Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Miami) entered late in the game at third base and ba > read more

Armando Galarraga To Use Mexican League As To Showcase

03/24/2015 22:34:00 PM

Remembered in baseball history that bad decision by umpire Jim Joyce that prevented be devoted to a perfect game in 2010 when pitching for the Detroit Tigers , the Venezuelan pitcher Armando Galarraga expect in the Mexican Baseball League with the Pe > read more

More Than Rotation Decision

03/24/2015 21:30:00 PM

Though not complete, the decision of who will be the St. Louis Cardinals fifth starter in the rotation is drawing near with Jaime Garcia, Marco Gonzales, and Carlos Martinez delivering a battle to the finish. STL Baseball Weekly > read more

Cardinals Minor League Spring Training 3-24-15: Fernando Baez & Nick Petree Each Strike Out Four Over Three Scoreless Innings; Austin Gomber Strikes Out Three Over Three Scoreless Innings; Oscar Mercado Doubles & Drives In One Run

03/24/2015 21:29:00 PM

Triple-A: Memphis Beat New Orleans (Miami) 11-1 Greg Garcia (Memphis) went 3-for-4 with one double, two runs, and one strikeout. David Washington (Palm Beach) covered first base and went 3-for-5 with one run. Zach Petrick (Memphis) pitched three inn > read more

Edwin Jackson Late To Start Due To Traffic, Then Allows Eight Runs

03/24/2015 18:30:00 PM

The Cubs have a small army of pitchers competing for the fourth and fifth rotation spots this spring, one of whom is veteran righty Edwin Jackson. Despite his high salary, he is not guaranteed a rotation spot after posting a 6.33 ERA in 2014. CBS Sp > read more

Albert Pujols Goes Deep Again

03/24/2015 17:13:00 PM

Adam Rosales had a two-run double and Tommy Fields had a three-run home run in a 10-run seventh inning that lifted the Rangers to a 15-8 win over the Angels on Tuesday afternoon at Surprise Stadium. Ed Lucas had a single and a double in the inning as > read more

Southern Maryland Signs Shaun Garceau For 2015 Season

03/24/2015 17:05:00 PM

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Lance Lynn Shows He Can Crank It Up In A Jam; Off Days Create Options; Cardinals Cut Four; Extra Bases

03/23/2015 23:45:00 PM

Faced with his first jam of spring training and an opportunity to show the horsepower he has to get an inning-altering strikeout, Cardinals starter Lance Lynn did steal a peek at JetBlue Park’s scoreboard for the speed of his fastball. Post-Dispat > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-23-15: Blaine Boyer Strikes Out One & Holds Two Inherited Runners On over Two & A Third Hitless/Scoreless Innings; David Freese Collects Two Singles & One RBI; Jon Edwards Strikes Out All Three Batter

03/23/2015 23:32:00 PM

Colby Rasmus (former St. Louis-Houston) started in centerfield and batted sixth.  1-for-1 with one walk. Luke Gregerson (former Springfield-Houston) entered in the sixth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs.  (g/f:2-0) Atlanta > read more

Mark Reynolds Is Finding His Niche With Cardinals

03/23/2015 23:22:00 PM

The expanse of the role veteran slugger Mark Reynolds is going to create for himself with the Cardinals won’t be defined during the spring and it might take several months for him to show if he’s a starter, a platoon player or a masher off the be > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 3-23-15: Dom Thompson-Williams Collects Two Singles, One Triple, & Drives In Two Runs In Three Game

03/23/2015 22:00:00 PM

Dom Thompson-Williams (former 2014 draft selection-Iowa Western) started and batted fourth.  2-for-3 with one triple, two RBIs, and one run. Iowa Western beat  Ridgewater 10-0 in game one of doubleheader (3/21/15) Dom Thompson-Williams (former 20 > read more

Dioner Navarro Too Expensive For Diamondbacks

03/23/2015 20:05:00 PM

Rumors of the D-backs' interest in Blue Jays catcher Dioner Navarro persist, but general manager Dave Stewart said once again that it was not going to happen. Arizona Official Site > read more

Cardinals Minor League Spring Training 3-23-15: Tim Cooney Strikes Out Six Over Two & Two-Thirds Scoreless Innings; Trey Nielsen Strikes Out Six Over Four Scoreless Innings; Robelys Reyes Singles, Triples, & Drives In Two Runs

03/23/2015 19:45:00 PM

Triple-A: Memphis Beat Las Vegas (New York-N) 1-0, Completed Three Innings Anthony Garcia (Palm Beach) manned right field and went 1-for-1 with one double and one run. Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis) covered first base and went 1-for-1 at the plate. Ti > read more

Jon Nunnally Returning For 2014-15 Season With Caracas

03/23/2015 19:05:00 PM

The coaching staff will have the manager Alfredo Pedrique in Caracas is almost complete, with the ratification, on Monday, the hitting coach Jon Nunnally and Yunir García, who worked on the box first base last season.  (Translated) El Emergente > read more

If Jaime Garcia Is In The Rotation, Where Does That Leave Carlos Martinez?

03/23/2015 19:00:00 PM

It was nearly a foregone conclusion coming into spring training that Carlos Martinez would open up the regular season in the starting rotation. It had to be. He'd paid his dues. He'd earned his chance. His best friend died in the offseason and took h > read more

Bernie Miklasz Joins The Fast Lane To Discuss Expectations For Matt Holliday

03/23/2015 18:10:00 PM

Bernie Miklasz joins The Fast Lane to discuss Kroenke's LA plans & expectations for Matt Holliday 101 ESPN > read more

Take It Or Leave It: Jaime Garcia Shouldn't Be In The Rotation Just Based On Salary

03/23/2015 17:10:00 PM

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Optimism Reigns For Carlos Beltran

03/23/2015 00:00:00 AM

The ranger Yankees New York, Carlos Beltran, has reason for optimism as we approach the first day of the regular season. In fact, the Puerto Rican said again that the condition in the elbow that had surgery in September he is gone.  (Translated) Pr > read more

John Lackey Talks His Way Into Extra Batter; Jon Jay To Left; Concussion Talk; Extra Bases

03/22/2015 23:53:00 PM

As many times as Mike Matheny has left the dugout in his four spring trainings as the Cardinals manager, the one constant has been that the pitcher leaves the mound before he does. Post-Dispatch > read more

Cardinals Find It Pays To Hit Homers

03/22/2015 23:46:00 PM

When asked how often he’s felt the elation of elevation that comes with a no-doubt home run like he crushed to defeat Baltimore on Sunday, Cardinals outfielder Randal Grichuk couldn’t come up with a tally from the past, just a number for the futu > read more

Dodgers Sign Cuban RHP Pablo Millan Fernandez To Minors Deal

03/22/2015 21:37:00 PM

The Dodgers have agreed to sign 25-year-old Cuban righthander Pablo Millan Fernandez for an $8 million bonus on a minor league contract, Baseball America has learned. The deal, which is exempt from the international bonus pools, is still pending a ph > read more

Former Cardinals Draft Selections Playing In College 3-22-15: Justin Bellinger Doubles & Drives In Two Runs; Matt Ditman Strikes Out Three Over Two Scoreless Innings For The Save; George Iskenderian Singles & Knocks In One Run

03/22/2015 21:03:00 PM

Trevor Megill (former 2014 draft selection-Loyola Marymount) entered in the fourth and pitched four innings.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, four walks, and struck four out for the winning decision (2-2).  (p-s:67-37) Loyola Marymount bea > read more

Ivan Maldonado Gave Up Runs In The First & Victor Marte Closed Out The Game As Veracruz Beat Quintana Roo 5-2

03/22/2015 20:59:00 PM

The American Ian Gac hit three-run homer in the first inning and Dominican Fernando Martinez added another homer panoramic leading the Reds win the Eagle of Veracruz by Slate of 5 races at 2 Tigres de Quintana Roo on thus reaching its sixth victory i > read more

J.C. Romero Wants To Win Triple-A Mexican League Championship

03/22/2015 20:36:00 PM

With the sole aim of winning the 2015 Puerto Rican pitcher, Juan Carlos Romero, said he is proud to reach the Mexican Baseball League and reach a team as Pericos de Puebla to search the championship next season to start on April 4.  (Translated) Mi > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In Puerto Rican Double-A League 3-22-15: Luis Montanez Collects Two Hits & Two RBIs; Christian Rosa Singles, Walks, & Drives In One Run

03/22/2015 18:49:00 PM

Luis Montanez (former Memphis-Fajardo) 2-for-4 with two RBIs. Christian Rosa (former Batavia-Loiza) 1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one walk, and one hit by pitch. Loiza beat Fajardo 4-3 > read more

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Spring Training 3-22-15: Brett Wallace Singles Twice & Drives In Two Runs; Colby Rasmus & Albert Pujols Each Hit Solo Home Runs; Shelby Miller Strikes Out Four & Allows One Run Over Five Innings

03/22/2015 18:18:00 PM

Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Tampa Bay) entered late in the game in left field and batted second.  0-for-1 at the plate. Joey Butler (former St. Louis-Tampa Bay) started in right field and batted sixth.  1-for-3 with one strikeout. Daric Barton ( > read more

Albert Pujols Takes Madison Bumgarner Deep As Angels Top Giants

03/22/2015 16:42:00 PM

When Madison Bumgarner is at the top of his game, he can be a nightmare for hitters, and that was case Sunday afternoon at Scottsdale Stadium. Anaheim Official Site > read more



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