Chris Correa, the Cardinals’ scouting director, was fired, according to an official with direct knowledge of the decision. Correa once worked for Astros General Manager Jeff Luhnow.Share Tweet
Cardinals pitching is on historic paceMLB.com 14 hours agoOnce Adam Wainwright went down, the Cardinals would have been forgiven had their pitching staff crumbled. Instead, they've been preventing runs like nothing we've ever seen before.Share TweetMelky Cabrera homered to back a strong outing from Jose Quintana, and the Chicago White Sox pulled away late to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-1 Wednesday night in a game interrupted by three rain delays.Share TweetChris Sale forced another avalanche of swings and misses. Helping at the bat, was an unexpected bonus.Share Tweet
Flowers sends Sox past Cards on Sale's nightMLB.com Jun 30 (yesterday)The White Sox capped a history-making night by starter Chris Sale with an 11-inning, 2-1 win to open a two-game set against the Cardinals at Busch Stadium on Tuesday. Tyler Flowers' two-out solo homer off reliever Miguel Socolovich in the deciding frame…Share Tweet
Belisle lands on DL; Cards call up HatleyMLB.com Jun 30 (2 days ago)The Cardinals have placed right-hander Matt Belisle on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation, retroactive to Friday. To fill his place on the roster, the club has purchased the contract of right-hander Marcus Hatley from Triple-A Memphi…Share Tweet
5 things we learned from JuneMLB.com Jun 30 (3 days ago)As we get ready to flip the calendar to July, pour one for those poor Pittsburgh Pirates. At 16-9, they posted the National League's second-best record in June, only to lose ground to the ridiculous St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Central race. An applica…Share Tweet
Sweep me in St. Louis: Cards roll past CubsMLB.com Jun 29 (4 days ago)After weathering two hours and 29 minutes' worth of rain delays, the Cardinals ran their winning streak to six by finishing off a three-game sweep of the Cubs with a 4-1 win at Busch Stadium on Sunday night. The Cubs, who fell 11 1/2 games behind the Na…Share Tweet
Martinez Paces Cardinals to 4-1 Win, Sweep of Cubsnytimes.com Jun 29 (4 days ago)Every five or 10 minutes while the game was on hold, Carlos Martinez went to the indoor batting cage to stay loose.Share TweetTake a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. The St. Louis Cardinals became the first team to…Share Tweet
Shaky early, Wacha uses DPs to cruise lateMLB.com Jun 28 (5 days ago)A read of the final box score would suggest that Saturday's 8-1 Cardinals win over the Cubs featured few dramatics -- which was true by the end. However, the complexion of a game that eventually turned into the team's fifth straight win changed long bef…Share Tweet
Cardinals put on clinic in historic 50th victoryMLB.com Jun 27 (5 days ago)The Cardinals extended their winning streak to five and became the first team since the 2005 World Series champion White Sox to win 50 of its first 74 games by rolling over the Cubs, 8-1, in front of a sellout crowd at Busch Stadium on Saturday night. S…Share TweetPeter Bourjos beat an errant throw home from Cubs right fielder Mike Baxter, who had been pulled in as a fifth infielder, to lift the Cardinals to their sixth walk-off win of the season. The 3-2, 10-inning victory over the Cubs in front of a sellout cro…Share Tweet
Garcia sparks Cards with 1st MLB homerMLB.com Jun 27 (6 days ago)Greg Garcia felt pretty certain that by the time the Cardinals were celebrating a 3-2 win over the Cubs on Friday, his 94-year-old grandfather, Dave Garcia, Sr., had already cued up a replay of the game-tying home run Garcia hit two innings before the f…Share TweetLance Lynn, who hadn't pitched in 18 days, picked up right where he left off in the Cardinals' 5-1 win on Thursday night at Marlins Park.Share Tweet
Maddon: Still chance Wada starts SaturdayMLB.com Jun 25Tsuyoshi Wada was not listed as Saturday's starter on the Cubs' pregame notes Thursday, but manager Joe Maddon said it's still possible the left-hander could go against the Cardinals.Share TweetMarlins right-hander Mat Latos gave up just three hits in seven innings on Wednesday night, but the Cardinals did serious damage with two of them. Kolten Wong belted a two-run homer and Jason Heyward added a three-run blast that lifted St. Louis to a 6-…Share Tweet
Garcia injured while scoring from secondMLB.com Jun 24Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia pitched a gem in the Cardinals' 6-1 win against the Marlins, but he didn't leave the contest unharmed.Share Tweet
Cardinals' Season OutlookFeb 28John Kruk breaks down his expectations for the St. Louis Cardinals this season.
Wainwright Feeling 'Dramatically Better'Feb 28Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright says he is not concerned about missing opening day due to an abdominal strain and is looking forward to getting back on the field and performing consistently.
Carpenter, Cardinals Ready For New SeasonFeb 28Cardinals third baseman Matt Carpenter discusses his process to hitting and talks about getting ready for the 2015 season.
Cardinals Taking Cautious Approach With WainwrightFeb 27ESPN.com senior writer Jerry Crasnick discusses how the Cardinals are handling Adam Wainwright's abdominal strain.
One Team, 25 Years OnJul 2Mike Martin (Michael J. LeBrecht II/1Deuce3 Photography) This week The MMQB is running a few stories by Peter King from the pages of Sports Illustrated. This story first appeared in the December 12, 2011 issue. With Special Reporting by Matt Gagne, Joan…
Countdown: A Week in the Life of the ’95 PackersJul 1Favre’s game against the Lions, as well as past injuries, left him battered, bruised and in full recuperation mode on Monday morning. (Focus on Sports/Getty Images) This week The MMQB is running several past stories by Peter King from the pages of Sport…
5-on-5: NBA free agency previewJun 29Who is the best free agent not named LeBron? Which team should we look out for? Our 5-on-5 panel sets the scene for a busy summer.
NBA - Los Angeles Lakers hope legacy continues with D'Angelo RussellJun 29The Lakers acquire great big men, but they draft great guards, and they see something special in No. 2 pick D'Angelo Russell.