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Holliday injury not as bad as first one

STLtoday.com (rhummel@post-dispatch.com) — Quad tear is less severe, team hopes he'll be able to play later
  • New: 3 hr 41 min ago

Cards see 'upside' and needed thump in Moss

STLtoday.com (dgoold@post-dispatch.com) — Deal was in works, expedited after Holliday suffered injury
  • New: 4 hr 16 min ago

Carpenter's big night helps beat Rockies

STLtoday.com (rhummel@post-dispatch.com) — He has two home runs then double starts big rally in 9th
  • New: 5 hr 21 min ago

Strauss: Trade for Moss was a necessity

STLtoday.com (jstrauss@post-dispatch.com) — However, losing Holliday left Cards without leverage
  • New: 5 hr 21 min ago

Bernie: Moss has pure power, but is it fading?

STLtoday.com (bmiklasz@post-dispatch.com) — Cards' newest addition is one of the most prolific LH-swinging power hitters in MLB since 2012. But look closely. There are warning signs. 
  • New: 11 hr 16 min ago

DeWitt: In-market streaming of games coming 'sooner rather than later'

STLtoday.com (dgoold@post-dispatch.com) — Cardinals new broadcast deal, announced Thursday, allows for both Fox Sports Midwest and the club to evolve with and benefit from onrushing technology.
  • New: 11 hr 26 min ago

Piscotty in left field against Rockies

STLtoday.com The rookie will take the spot of the injured Matt Holliday (quad strain) for Thursday's game against Colorado.
  • 13 hr 51 min ago

Holliday goes on DL; G. Garcia up

STLtoday.com (rhummel@post-dispatch.com) — Infielder Greg Garcia, recalled from Memphis,  will join newly acquired first baseman/outfielder Brandon Moss (Cleveland) on the Cardinals' roster Thursday night for the start of a four-game...
  • 14 hr 21 min ago

Lackey's salary will more than triple with bonuses

STLtoday.com (dgoold@post-dispatch.com) — Veteran starter John Lackey has already triggered some of the bonuses the Cardinals stitched into his contract for the season and stands to more than triple his base salary.
  • 17 hr 10 min ago

A dark side to Star Wars Night

STLtoday.com (dgoold@post-dispatch.com) — One of the most popular nights at Busch Stadium of the seasons brings stormtroopers and Jedi to the ballpark, and bad luck to the ball field.
  • 17 hr 51 min ago

Cardinals land Brandon Moss from Indians

STLtoday.com (dgoold@post-dispatch.com) — ST. LOUIS • A few hours after their left fielder Matt Holliday sustained his second leg injury of the season, the Cardinals moved swiftly to complete a deal with Cleveland that brings them...
  • 20 hr 16 min ago

Bernie: Can Brandon Moss give Cards a boost?

STLtoday.com (bmiklasz@post-dispatch.com) — Now that Moss is away from an also-ran in Cleveland, the Cards are banking on an offensive rival once he joins the lineup of the contending Cardinals. 
  • 20 hr 16 min ago

Minor league roundup: Mejia homers in Memphis win

STLtoday.com The Class AAA Memphis infielder is hitting .290 over his last 10 games with the club.
  • 20 hr 21 min ago

Gordon: Mozeliak armed to make upgrades

STLtoday.com (jeffgordon@post-dispatch.com) — The bad news: John Mozeliak has to add a proven hitter. The good news: He has plenty of pitching to deal from.
  • 21 hr 11 min ago

Tipsheet: Hamels trade, Price auction has market buzzing

STLtoday.com (jeffgordon@post-dispatch.com) — While Cardinals GM steps up his effort of land a hitter, Cole Hamels moved on to Texas the Dodgers maneuvered into position to land David Price. Baseball's trade market is officially on fire.
  • 23 hr 11 min ago

FBI investigation into Cardinals continues

STLtoday.com (dgoold@post-dispatch.com) — DeWitt: 'We don’t have a sense of the timing or where things stand at this point.'
  • 1 day 3 hr ago

No 'funk,' Matheny insists

STLtoday.com (dgoold@post-dispatch.com) — Although his team has groped for runs in recent days, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny took issue with the idea his lineup was in a “funk” and stressed the players had to see past the...
  • 1 day 3 hr ago

Lackey stellar in losing effort for Cards

STLtoday.com (doneill@post-dispatch.com) — John Lackey had a terrific night Wednesday at Busch Stadium. There was just one reservation.
  • 1 day 3 hr ago

Series preview: Cardinals vs. Rockies

STLtoday.com (rhummel@post-dispatch.com) — SCOUTING REPORT • The Cardinals are 52-39 at home against the Rockies but only 45-50 in Denver, including losing two of three at Coors Field in June.
  • 1 day 3 hr ago

Cards, Fox Sports Midwest have new rights deal

STLtoday.com (dgoold@post-dispatch.com) — New 15-year agreement. beginning in 2018, will guarantee the team more than $1 billion.
  • 1 day 4 hr ago
Blog Articles

St. Louis Cardinals trade analysis: What have the Cards acquired in Brandon Moss?

Viva El Birdos (Ben Humphrey) — I've always found the anonymous Player A vs. Player B quiz—where you only share stat lines and not names—to be a fun exercise. So let's start with just such an anonymous comparison: ...
  • 16 hr 2 min ago

Brandon Moss trade analysis: What did the St. Louis Cardinals give up in prospect Rob Kaminsky?

Viva El Birdos (John Nagel) — Spoiler alert: It's a lot The St. Louis Cardinals , desperate for an offensive boost after (and probably before) Matt Holliday's injury, acquired 1B/OF Brandon Moss from the Cleveland Indians...
  • 18 hr 20 min ago

St. Louis Cardinals prospect report: Tyler Lyons shines; Christopher Thomas blows big lead; Nick Petree throws a gem; 2015 Draftees continue strong start

Viva El Birdos (evan012) — The St. Louis Cardinals minor league affiliates went 4-3 on Wednesday night. The 2015 draft class continued to hit well, but the bullpens for Springfield and Peoria failed to hold their leads. ...
  • 18 hr 50 min ago

St. Louis Cardinals trade Rob Kaminsky to Cleveland Indians for Brandon Moss

Viva El Birdos (Joe Schwarz) — While most of us were sleeping,  Chris Cotillo , of  MLB Daily Dish , tweeted out that the St. Louis Cardinals and the Cleveland Indians were discussing a trade deadline deal, with...
  • 20 hr 9 min ago

Game Recap 7/29/15: Cardinals Lose In Pitcher's Duel To Jay Bruce Solo Homer

Viva El Birdos (dr. howl) — Jay Bruce's solo shot off of John Lackey was the deciding factor in a 1 run game. The Cardinals lose to the Reds and the Pirates gain a game, lurking at 4.5 games out in their Pirate boat or...
  • 1 day 5 hr ago

Matt Holliday leaves game with right quad strain

Viva El Birdos (Ben Humphrey) — In the first inning of Wednesday night's game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Cincinnati Reds at Busch Stadium, Matt Holliday dug into the batter's box. Matt Carpenter , who had worked...
  • 1 day 7 hr ago

MLB trade rumor analysis: Why might the St. Louis Cardinals be shopping for another reliever?

Viva El Birdos (Ben Humphrey) — Since Monday when it was revealed that the St. Louis Cardinals had inquired about Adam Lind and some in the industry believe they are the  frontrunners to acquire the Milwaukee Brewers...
  • 1 day 14 hr ago

Is Michael Wacha's performance pressuring the Cardinals to make a trade as the deadline nears?

Viva El Birdos (Joe Schwarz) — Positioned comfortably by a terrific start to his 2015 campaign, twenty-four year old right-hander Michael Wacha earned a deserving nomination to his first of hopefully many All-Star teams this...
  • 1 day 18 hr ago

Cardinals v Reds: Jaime Garcia's whiffleball not enough to hold off Reds

Viva El Birdos (The Continental) — Mike Leake shuts down Cardinals offense for 8 innings. Aroldis Chapman shuts it down in the 9th. Tonight  Jaime Garcia (1.69 ERA, 2.98 FIP, 2.93 xFIP) returned from his own...
  • 2 days ago

MLB trade rumors: St Louis Cardinals reportedly inquired about Troy Tulowitzki before the Rockies-Blue Jays trade

Viva El Birdos (Ben Humphrey) — Early Tuesday morning FOX's Ken Rosenthal  broke the news on Twitter: Troy Tulowitzki had been traded. The Colorado Rockies dealt their All-Star shortstop to the Toronto Blue Jays . In...
  • 2 days ago

St. Louis Cardinals midseason top 20 prospects: 11-20

Viva El Birdos (John Nagel) — The St. Louis Cardinals minor league system has had some severe turnover that is currently fueling the major league club.  MinorLeagueBall, our sister website through SB Nation, had the...
  • 2 days ago

St. Louis Cardinals Prospect Report: Mike Ohlman homers for Springfield; Colling Radack collects 4 hits in a double-header for Palm Beach; Edmundo Sosa has a three hit game for Johnson City

Viva El Birdos (ebo) — Monday was rough for the St. Louis Cardinals prospects. The system went a combined 2-4 and only a pair of splits of double-headers by Palm Beach and Johnson City prevented a clean sweep. ...
  • 2 days ago

Cardinals do not need to make a trade

Viva El Birdos (Craig Edwards) — The Cardinals are in fine shape going forward and even it the offense is not what it should be, the Cardinals have enough to make it to the playoffs and a short-term fix at first base is not going...
  • 2 days ago

Choose Jason Motte's Own Adventure Finale

Viva El Birdos (aswb83) — The Cubs have won the World Series on a Cardinals blog and it's all your fault, VEB. Remember six months ago when I thought it'd be great to create a Choose Your Own Adventure version of...
  • 2 days ago

Cardinals vs Reds recap: Wong grand slam backs Lynn's strong start

Viva El Birdos (santiagofish) — In bases-loaded situations, Wong giveth, but Lynn taketh away. The Cardinals started a three-game set with the now Cueto-less Cincinnati Reds tonight in muggy St. Louis, and Lance Lynn ...
  • 3 days ago

MLB trade rumors: Are the St. Louis Cardinals the frontrunners to acquire Adam Lind from the Brewers?

Viva El Birdos (Ben Humphrey) — The Cardinals have reportedly made inquiries to the Brewers about acquiring Adam Lind. Some think they are the frontrunners to acquire the first baseman. St. Louis Post-Dispatch beat writer...
  • 3 days ago

St. Louis Cardinals trade rumor analysis: Adam Lind vs. Chris Davis at first base

Viva El Birdos (Ben Humphrey) — The MLB non-waiver trade deadline is this Friday. The St. Louis Cardinals have already made one move, trading for righthanded reliever Steve Cishek to bolster their bullpen. In a Sunday...
  • 3 days ago

Fun on Hall of Fame Weekend - A Hunt and Peck

Viva El Birdos (lil_scooter93) — Despite one's feelings on the Hall of Fame and who will or will not get in and all that hullabaloo, it is still quite fun to see some of the all-time greats get honored with one of the highest...
  • 3 days ago
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St. Louis Cardinals prospect report: Alex Reyes makes his Double-A debut; Luke Weaver dazzles; Anthony Garcia continues to rake; Matt Pearce sets a Midwest League record

Viva El Birdos (Ben Humphrey) — All of the St. Louis Cardinals minor-league affiliates were in action over the weekend. Below, I've given the scores of the Cardinals' minor league games. After that, I've listed some individual...
  • 3 days ago

Steve Cishek trade analysis: Why did the St. Louis Cardinals add a reliever?

Viva El Birdos (Ben Humphrey) — The St. Louis Cardinals traded for Miami Marlins reliever Steve Cishek on Friday. The Cardinals sent 25-year-old righthanded reliever Kyle Barraclaugh to Miami for Cishek, a Proven Closer...
  • 3 days ago