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Nationals Reliever Storen Out With Blister in Loss to Cards

Nationals Reliever Storen Out With Blister in Loss to Cards

nytimes.com MLB.com Updated 12 hours ago
Washington Nationals closer Drew Storen exited early because of a blister on his right big toe Monday in a 6-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.
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  • Wong sees positives despite down spring

    Wong sees positives despite down spring

    MLB.com 12 hours ago
    In one of his better games of the spring, second baseman Kolten Wong drew two walks and scored a run in the Cardinals' 6-2 win against the Nationals on Monday. The fact that such a performance is notable is indicative of the tough time Wong has had in G…
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  • Cards put Martinez in rotation; Garcia to DL

    Cards put Martinez in rotation; Garcia to DL

    ESPN.com 13 hours ago
    The St. Louis Cardinals have picked Carlos Martinez as their fifth starter and put pitcher Jaime Garcia on the 15-day disabled list.
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  • Gee Pitches 7 Innings as Mets Defeat Cardinals 3-2

    Gee Pitches 7 Innings as Mets Defeat Cardinals 3-2

    nytimes.com Mar 29 (yesterday)
    Dillon Gee allowed singles to four of his first five batters, then settled in to pitch seven innings Sunday in the New York Mets' 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals.
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  • Shoulder likely to put Cards' Garcia off roster

    Shoulder likely to put Cards' Garcia off roster

    ESPN.com MLB.com Mar 29 (yesterday)
    Jaime Garcia was scratched from Sunday's start by the St. Louis Cardinals because his surgically repaired shoulder doesn't feel right, making it unlikely he will start the season on the active roster.
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  • Cabrera Homers, Leads Tigers Over Cardinals 4-3

    Cabrera Homers, Leads Tigers Over Cardinals 4-3

    nytimes.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)
    Miguel Cabrera hit his second home run of the spring and raised his average to .385, leading the Detroit Tigers past the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 Saturday.
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  • Cardinals trade Freeman to Rangers

    Cardinals trade Freeman to Rangers

    MLB.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)
    Lefty Sam Freeman, whose roster status was complicated by his being out of Minor League options, was traded to the Rangers on Saturday. In return, the Cardinals will receive a player to be named later or cash considerations.
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  • Cardinals HOF candidacy brings back fond memories for Morris

    Cardinals HOF candidacy brings back fond memories for Morris

    MLB.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)
    This is the fourth in a series of stories profiling the eight modern candidates on the Cardinals' 2015 Hall of Fame ballot.
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  • Matt Harvey Continues His Sterling Spring by Taming the Cardina…

    Matt Harvey Continues His Sterling Spring by Taming the Cardinals

    nytimes.com Mar 27 (3 days ago)
    The Mets’ ace has compiled a 1.45 earned run average over 18 2/3 innings, with 17 strikeouts and a walk.
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  • Lackey virtually ready for season after gem

    Lackey virtually ready for season after gem

    MLB.com nytimes.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    After using his first two spring starts to focus on specific pitches, John Lackey met with catcher Yadier Molina on Friday morning, asking him to call the game as he would in the regular season. What followed was a seven-inning performance from Lackey t…
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  • Storen passes test in return from hand surgery

    Storen passes test in return from hand surgery

    MLB.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    Nationals closer Drew Storen entered Friday's 1-1 tie with the Cardinals in the seventh inning, making his first appearance in a Grapefruit League game since he had a minor surgery to remove the hook of the hamate bone in his left hand. Naturally, the f…
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  • Nationals 1B Zimmerman Leaves Early After Dive vs. Cardinals

    Nationals 1B Zimmerman Leaves Early After Dive vs. Cardinals

    nytimes.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    Washington first baseman Ryan Zimmerman made an early exit after jarring himself diving for a grounder, and the Nationals said he was OK after a 1-1 tie with the split-squad St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
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  • NL Central 2015 preview: Cubs get all the hype, but Cardinals a…

    NL Central 2015 preview: Cubs get all the hype, but Cardinals are team to beat

    yahoo.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    With opening day approaching, the Big League Stew crew is here to get you up to speed on the season ahead. We're examining each division over the next two weeks, looking at the big questions, the important players and making our predictions. Our series …
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  • Martinez cuts ERA in latest bid for Cards' rotation

    Martinez cuts ERA in latest bid for Cards' rotation

    MLB.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    Right-hander Carlos Martinez made his case in the competition for the final spot in the Cardinals' rotation during Friday's 1-1 tie with the Nationals. Martinez allowed one run on five hits in five innings while striking out six and walking two.
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  • Harvey celebrates b-day with breezy outing

    Harvey celebrates b-day with breezy outing

    MLB.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    Matt Harvey didn't let his 26th birthday celebration linger on Friday. The Mets' ace waited out a brief rain delay before setting a new high of 80 pitches in his 4 1/3-inning, one-run outing against the Cardinals.
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  • With sharper vision, Uggla has case to make Nats

    With sharper vision, Uggla has case to make Nats

    MLB.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    After correcting an issue with his eyes in the offseason, Uggla is tracking the ball better this spring. Entering Friday's game against the Cardinals, Uggla had more hits (10) and walks (7) than strikeouts (5) and was batting .323/.462/.581 overall. Yes…
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  • Harper back in lineup after missing two games

    Harper back in lineup after missing two games

    MLB.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)
    The Nationals' Bryce Harper missed his second straight game on Thursday while dealing with a stomach bug, but he returned to the lineup on Friday against the Cardinals, batting third and playing right field.
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  • Ex-Cardinal struck, told 'go back to Ferguson'

    Ex-Cardinal struck, told 'go back to Ferguson'

    ESPN.com yahoo.com Mar 26 (4 days ago)
    Prosecutors say a white St. Louis-area man was driven by racism when he allegedly punched former Cardinals outfielder Curt Ford.
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  • On Baseball: Jason Heyward’s Ability Seems Boundless. Soon, So …

    On Baseball: Jason Heyward’s Ability Seems Boundless. Soon, So May His Contract.

    nytimes.com Mar 26 (4 days ago)
    Heyward, a 25-year-old Cardinals outfielder with a wide range of skills, could become a free agent after this season.
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  • Rain Helps Cards' Wainwright Clean Up Tough Outing vs Miami

    Rain Helps Cards' Wainwright Clean Up Tough Outing vs Miami

    nytimes.com Mar 26 (5 days ago)
    St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright gave up four runs, including a solo homer by Giancarlo Stanton, in 3 2-3 innings Thursday before a rain delay ended his outing in a 5-3 loss to the Miami Marlins.
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  • Video - Cardinals' Season Outlook 00:35

    Cardinals' Season Outlook

    Feb 28
    John Kruk breaks down his expectations for the St. Louis Cardinals this season.
  • Video - Wainwright Feeling 'Dramatically Better' 03:25

    Wainwright Feeling 'Dramatically Better'

    Feb 28
    Cardinals 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.
  • Video - Carpenter, Cardinals Ready For New Season 03:27

    Carpenter, Cardinals Ready For New Season

    Feb 28
    Cardinals third baseman Matt Carpenter discusses his process to hitting and talks about getting ready for the 2015 season.
  • Video - Cardinals Taking Cautious Approach With Wainwright 01:58

    Cardinals Taking Cautious Approach With Wainwright

    Feb 27
    ESPN.com senior writer Jerry Crasnick discusses how the Cardinals are handling Adam Wainwright's abdominal strain.

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