The defending National League champion St. Louis Cardinals entered spring training with very few position battles. Manager Mike Matheny has a lineup full of consistent, proven players at almost every position. Predicting the lineup for the team is not entirely difficult, though there are a few positions that will remain in flux. Show More Summary
Two-time AL MVP Miguel Cabrera hit his first two home runs of spring training and AL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer struck out five in 4 2-3 scoreless innings Monday during the Detroit Tigers' 17-5 romp over the St. Louis Cardin...
When the St. Louis Cardinals —owner of one of baseball's best and most productive farm systems —go outside the organization to acquire talent, the sport takes notice. Thus, the arrival of Cuban shortstop Aledmys Diaz has piqued the interest...Show More Summary
With spring training in full swing, the St. Louis Cardinals are getting to take some early peeks at a handful of players who will be fighting for roster spots as Opening Day draws near. The usual suspects are already putting on a show. Matt...Show More Summary
Stephen Strasburg overcame a shaky first inning and the Washington Nationals' offense came up big again in an 11-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.
The St. Louis Cardinals and Cuban shortstop Aledmys Diaz have agreed to a deal, the team announced Sunday: The St. Louis Cardinals have signed Cuban free-agent shortstop Aledmys Diaz. Diaz will report to Cardinals Spring Training camp on Monday. — St. Show More Summary
The St. Louis Cardinals and third baseman Matt Carpenter have agreed to a six-year, $52 million contract, the team said.
Trevor Rosenthal had a pain-free spring training debut and Michael Wacha pitched three effective innings for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 4-4 tie with a Washington Nationals split squad that was called after 10 innings Saturday.
The decision by the St. Louis Cardinals front office to grant an extension to Matt Carpenter was the next step by John Mozeliak to solidify the team’s core for the next few years. According to Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com, t he deal will...Show More Summary
The St. Louis Cardinals and third baseman Matt Carpenter have agreed to a $52 million, six-year contract.
The most valuable player on the 2013 St. Louis Cardinals wasn't Yadier Molina, Adam Wainwright, Matt Holliday or Allen Craig. Instead, second baseman Matt Carpenter, in what was his first full season in the majors, led the eventual NL champions with a 6.6 WAR. Regardless of your definition of value—using old-school or new-school numbers—the St. Show More Summary
Matt Carpenter essentially came from out of nowhere to be a linchpin player for the St. Louis Cardinals last season, and he will continue to be one for the foreseeable future after signing an extension with the club on Saturday, according...Show More Summary
New York Mets captain David Wright was 0 for 3 in his spring training debut and St. Louis Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras went 1 for 3 with a run in his first appearance of the exhibition season, a 5-5 tie Friday.
MLB spring training is the time of year when there are all sorts of questions but unfortunately not a whole lot of answers. For some teams, the questions are good ones. Take the St. Louis Cardinals for instance, whose biggest question this spring is trying to sort out which of the club's talented young pitchers will prove to be the answer in the No. Show More Summary
When St. Louis Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak made the decision to pick up free agent shortstop Jhonny Peralta, he saw more than just a solid option at shortstop. While many concentrated on Peralta’s prior baggage, in reality he should have been the obvious choice for the Cardinals. Show More Summary
The exhibition game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Minnesota Twins scheduled for Thursday was rained out.
If you're a baseball fan like me, and you don't really like the St. Louis Cardinals, you were probably just a little sick of the endless conversations during last October's postseason about "The Cardinal Way." If you're not familiar, The Cardinal Way is a hacky columnist mindset that essentially believes that the St. Show More Summary
Shelby Miller gave up a leadoff home run in his spring training debut Wednesday, then retired eight in a row to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Boston Red Sox 8-6.
The St. Louis Cardinals are basking in the sunlight of spring training in Florida. The spring atmosphere is ripe with buzz surrounding prospects throughout the organization. One of the organization's top prospects, Oscar Taveras, has...Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals will square off for just one series during the 2014 regular season, meeting up for three games in St. Louis from Aug. 5-7, but they will get a chance to meet on Wednesday in Grapefruit League...Show More Summary