Jonathon Niese lasted only two innings for a New York Mets split squad Sunday, leaving a 10-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals with a sore left elbow.
New York Mets pitcher Jon Niese exited Sunday's spring training start against the St. Louis Cardinals with a hyperextended left elbow. Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com reported on the unfortunate development for the disappointed Mets southpaw,...Show More Summary
Joe Kelly pitched into the sixth inning and had three hits to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Saturday.
Michael Wacha struck out five in 3 2-3 scoreless innings Friday and Matt Carpenter and Xavier Scruggs each drove in two runs for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 6-4 win over the Houston Astros.
At some point in the murky time vortex that is Austin, Texas, during South By Southwest, I ran into a man named Alex Taub. He was wearing a faded St. Louis Cardinals cap. I was wearing a faded Boston Red Sox cap. We stopped and stared at each other, faux animosity lighting up our faces. Show More Summary
What a difference a week makes during spring training. The perceptions of a few players in camp for the St. Louis Cardinals have been altered—some for better and others for worse—in a short period of time. Let’s assess the first twoShow More Summary
Lance Lynn rebounded from a poor outing to strike out his final eight batters and 10 overall in four innings Thursday during the St. Louis Cardinals' 11-0 win over the Atlanta Braves.
The St. Louis Cardinals made Brett Wallace their first pick, the 13th overall, of the 2008 amateur draft. A third baseman out of Arizona State University, Wallace had the potential power bat that the Cardinals predicted would be a big part of their future. Before the 2008 season would end, Wallace found himself playing in Double-A Springfield. Show More Summary
Kolten Wong hit a two-run homer for the second straight day, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 6-4 Wednesday.
The St. Louis Cardinals came to spring training with a core unit of proven veterans at almost every position. The young prospects for the team seem to be proving their abilities for minor league assignments more than they seem to beShow More Summary
What is Trevor Rosenthal’s long-term role with the St. Louis Cardinals? For 2014, the answer’s easy. Rosenthal will lock down the ninth. After securing the closer job late last season, he emerged as a late-inning force in the Cards’ playoff run. But for 2015 and beyond, all bets are off. Show More Summary
Jon Niese struggled in his first spring start that was delayed by shoulder trouble, allowing four runs in two innings of the New York Mets' 9-8 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday.
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.