Sosa gets his first start at shortstop since DeJong goes on the injured list. Also: Mikolas hits homer, pitches well in final rehab start for Memphis.
Wainwright pitches four innings, allows three homers, and his self-described 'atrocious effort' leads to 13-3 loss and Carpenter pitching for the final four outs.
SAN DIEGO — The assignment entering spring training for reliever Junior Fernandez was to dramatically reduce the walks by throwing more pitches over the plate, and he did so often that he got hit around and swiftly sent down.
Roster move before second game against San Diego sends Oviedo to Class AAA and paves the way for Mikolas' return to the rotation. Also: Moroff starts at 2B.
Cardinals walk a season-high 12, but homers by O'Neill and Arenado get tying run to the plate in the ninth, in hour four of the game at Petco Park.
Jeff Gordon also looks at a hypothetical Mizzou-SLU matchup and a real Blues-Avalanche showdown in his weekly chat with Post-Dispatch readers.
The Cardinals are set for their first return to Petco Park since last year's playoff elimination.
To make room for switch-hitter Moroff from Class AAA on 40-man roster, Cardinals move Hicks to 60-day IL, though team is 'optimistic' he'll pitch this season.
Switch-hitter and option for Cardinals move is batting .538 with four homers, while he, Rondon, and other Redbirds shift around the infield for Memphis.
In today’s 10 a.m. video, columnist Ben Hochman looks at Ozzie Smith, Red Schoendienst, Muhammad Ali and others on famous Sports Illustrated covers. Also, a happy birthday shoutout to George Lucas. And, as always, Hochman chooses a random St. Louis Cards card from the hat. Ten Hochman is pre…
Catcher is getting a rest; shortstop is being examined for left side injury. Carpenter is at second and Edman at short in series finale. Rondon on the way?
In today’s 10 a.m. video, columnist Ben Hochman shares some history about Stan Musial’s legendary moment from this date in 1958. Also, the late, great Bea Arthur is remembered on today’s show. And, as always, Hochman chooses a random St. Louis Cards card from the hat. Ten Hochman is presente…
Righthander has had three recent games of five or more walks. Reyes, Gallegos may be unavailable Wednesday night, having pitched two innings apiece on Tuesday.
Who might be coming and who might be going? Ben Frederickson touches all the bases.
In today’s 10 a.m. video, columnist Ben Hochman looks at last night’s thrilling Cardinals win and details Harrison Bader’s importance against Milwaukee. Also, happy birthday shoutouts to Bernie Federko and Colton Parayko and, as always, Hochman chooses a random St. Louis Cards card from the …
The Brewers will increase capacity at American Family Field starting Saturday, and the Bucks will do it when the NBA playoffs get underway at Fiserv Forum later this month.
Would the Cardinals want a replacement of the bench - and would Cardinal Nation want to bet on magic that might not happen? That was part of this week's chat with Post-Dispatch readers.
Without a game to watch tonight, let’s dig into 17 Cardinals observations made during their 17-game climb.