Where will Moncada land among Major suitors?
MLB.com Updated Jan 28 (yesterday)
Cuban teenage prospect Yoan Moncada has worked out privately for the Yankees, Red Sox, Dodgers, Padres, Giants, Rangers and Brewers, according to sources. The Rays, Cubs, Phillies and Cardinals have also shown interest. The question remains: When will M…Upvote Share Tweet
Out of options, Kozma, Freeman could stick in St. LouisMLB.com Jan 23 (6 days ago)For the first time in several seasons, the Cardinals will open Spring Training with the added roster complexity of having players out of Minor League options. In this case, there will be two, Sam Freeman and Pete Kozma, neither of whom will enter Spring…Upvote Share Tweet
Mark your calendars: Game times for '15 announcedMLB.com Jan 22 (7 days ago)Major League Baseball whetted the appetite of fans everywhere on Thursday by formally announcing game times for its master 2015 regular-season schedule, which will start at 8 p.m. ET on April 5 with Cardinals-Cubs at Wrigley Field in ESPN's "Sunday…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jan 21Almost everything about playing for the Astros feels comfortable to outfielder Colby Rasmus. He has a good relationship with general manager Jeff Luhnow, who drafted him 10 years ago with the Cardinals, and he's finally playing his home games in the Sou…Upvote Share Tweet
Cardinals eye consistency from double-play duoMLB.com Jan 21Over the last two seasons, the Cardinals have had unbalanced production from their two middle infield spots. Their hope for the year ahead is that the two parts can lead to a greater cumulative sum.Upvote Share Tweet
Eckstein helps raise money for kidney transplant centerMLB.com Jan 20Former Cardinals shortstop David Eckstein turned 40 on Tuesday, and he spent the day celebrating the gift of life. Eckstein comes from a family riddled with kidney failure. On Tuesday, Eckstein helped raise $40,000 to assist in the building of the new T…Upvote Share Tweet
Mueller comes home for newest coaching opportunityMLB.com Jan 20Though a first-time participant at the Cardinals' Winter Warm-Up event over the weekend, the setting was plenty familiar for Bill Mueller. For this was less about introductions and more about a homecoming for the newest member of manager Mike Matheny's …Upvote Share Tweet
Grieving Martinez ready to compete for CardinalsMLB.com Jan 19Returning to St. Louis for the first time since his close friend and teammate Oscar Taveras was killed in a car accident in October, Cardinals starter Carlos Martinez presented himself ready to compete for a rotation spot but also still healing from his…Upvote Share TweetAfter undergoing yet another MRI exam on top of countless X-rays and CT scans, Michael Wacha joked that if there were many more medical tests in his immediate future his body might start to glow.Upvote Share TweetThe St. Louis Cardinals announced that the team will wear patches on its jerseys in 2015 to honor Oscar Taveras.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 17Despite a known common interest, it appears that St. Louis Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak is content moving forward without making a push for prized free agent Max Scherzer. In fact, Mozeliak indicated on Saturday that the Cardinals are out of …Upvote Share Tweet
Cards 'not actively shopping' for front-line starterThough reports continue to speculate of the Cardinals' interest in acquiring a top starting pitcher before Spring Training, general manager John Mozeliak stated at Saturday's Winter Warm-Up that the organization is "not actively shopping" in t…Upvote Share Tweet
Belisle, Reynolds excited to be part of Cards' 'great era'The Cardinals' two prominent free-agent signees -- Matt Belisle and Mark Reynolds -- received their first public welcomes to St. Louis at Saturday's Winter Warm-Up, and it was the anticipation of such a setting that lured them here in the first place.Upvote Share TweetThough the Cardinals have not yet broached the subject of an extension with newcomer Jason Heyward, the outfielder said on Saturday that he would not be opposed to in-season negotiations if the organization chooses to pursue a longer deal.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jan 16Thus far unable to come to an agreement on Jon Jay's 2015 salary, the Cardinals and Jay got a better understanding of one another's expectations by exchanging salary figures on Friday. Jay, arbitration eligible for the second time, filed for $5 million,…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jan 16Anthony Rizzo, who knows the strength of the Cardinals and Pirates as well as anyone, recently said the Cubs are "going to win the NL Central" in 2015. Here are 10 reasons from columnist Phil Rogers on why the time to dream has arrived on the …Upvote Share TweetSeeking to avoid an arbitration hearing and get cost certainty for both parties in future years, right-hander Lance Lynn and the Cardinals agreed to a three-year contract on Thursday. The value of the contract is $22 million, plus appearance incentives.Upvote Share Tweet
Cards let Franklin scratch itch to return to baseballMLB.com Jan 9Ryan Franklin planned to put baseball in the rear view when he retired in 2011. Instead, he's found a niche in the Cardinals' front office.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 8Jon Lester might not be the only new ace in the NL Central next season, if a report about the St. Louis Cardinals' interest in three top-flight starting pitchers turns out to be true. The Cards, according to Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal and Jon Morosi, are…Upvote Share Tweet
Could Cardinals make big rotation splash before spring?MLB.com Jan 8GM John Mozeliak has suggested that any late addition would address depth purposes, giving the Cardinals another mid- to back-of-the-rotation option in case Carlos Martinez is unable to take the reins of the fifth-starter's job and to protect in case of…Upvote Share Tweet
Signing starting pitcher a possibility for CardinalsMLB.com Jan 5With a new year having arrived and the start of Spring Training on the horizon, the Cardinals find themselves in the enviable position of having completed all of their primary offseason objectives. They acted early so as to eliminate any desperation lat…Upvote Share Tweet
Red Sox Targeting Lester, MastersonDec 9ESPNBoston.com's Gordon Edes reports the latest Red Sox news from the winter meetings, including Jon Lester's free-agent decision and Boston offering Justin Masterson a contract.
Braves Trade Heyward To CardinalsNov 17Buster Olney breaks down the Braves' decision to trade Jason Heyward and Jordan Walden to the Cardinals for Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins.
Heyward Addition Big Plus For CardinalsNov 17Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield discuss the Cardinals' trade for outfielder Jason Heyward.
Mint Condition: Catching Up With Ozzie SmithNov 5Baseball Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith discusses the amount of recognition he still receives for his appearance on "The Simpsons", the memorabilia he kept from his career and the strangest autograph request he's ever received.
Alejandro Bedoya, Nantes talking contract extension, sources sayJan 28U.S. international Alejandro Bedoya is advanced in negotiations for a new contract with French club Nantes, according to sources in the America...
Matt Barnes fine not due to interaction with Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sar…Jan 28An NBA spokesman told ESPN.com's Marc Stein that the league's review of the incident "confirmed that it was not an interaction with Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver" that led to the Los Angeles Clippers forward's fine.
Takeaways from PFF roster study -- John Clayton's mailbagJan 28John Clayton's mailbag: An in-depth roster study by Pro Football Focus illustrates how tough it is for bad teams to make quick turnarounds.
Something The Seahawks And Patriots Can Agree On: Mother Knows BestJan 28There have been verbal jabs lobbed back and forth this week between the Seahawks and the Patriots. But at Super Bowl Media Day, both teams were virtually unanimous in thanking their moms.