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Wainwright whiffs 12 in five-hit shutout of Astros
MLB.com Updated Aug 21, 2012
Starter Adam Wainwright was strong again, this time tossing nine shutout innings to pick up his fourth win in as many August starts as the Cardinals' righty blanked the Astros, 7-0, on Tuesday night in front of 35,370 at Busch Stadium.Share Tweet
Astros’ misery continues with 7-0 loss to CardinalsTuesday was the first time that Tyler Greene had walked past the Cardinals’ clubhouse and found his way around to the visitor’s side of Busch Stadium. And while the distance wasn’t that far — maybe 100 yards — the differences are immeasurable.Share Tweet
Astros interim first base coach Radison has homecoming in St. LouisAmong the many St. Louis reunions this series — Jeff Luhnow, Tyler Greene, Brett Wallace to name a few — the one under the radar is Dan Radison. Radison grew up in nearby Columbia, Ill., and was originally drafted by the Cardinals. He later managed inShare TweetCNNSI.com Aug 21, 2012ST. LOUIS (AP) The Houston Astros sent a scout to check out Roger Clemens.Share Tweet
The winning attitude is missing from the recipeMaybe it’s not a rejection of the sort of analysis general manager Jeff Luhnow and his data team have brought to the Astros in their brief tenure. Maybe it’s an understanding. A manager’s impact on the game in the sense of his in-game decisions, theShare Tweet
Roger Clemens Eyeing MLB Return?Aug 21Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss the motivations behind Roger Clemens pitching for an independent team in Texas.
Clemens' Goal Is To Have FunAug 21Roger Clemens talks about his return to the mound for an independent league team.
Wainwright Goes The DistanceAug 21Adam Wainwright tosses five-hitter for his fourth career shutout in 7-0 win over Astros.