Albert Pujols makes history, joins the 700-home run club!

History has been made. Albert Pujols has hit career home run #700. A feat only three other players in the 120+ year history of Major League Baseball has accomplished. After hitting his 699th career homer in the 3rd inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night, Pujols hit a three-run blast in his next … More Albert Pujols makes history, joins the 700-home run club!

Birds of a Different Feather, Fly Together

It was certainly a night to remember Wednesday night at Busch Stadium. Longtime teammates, friends, and “hermanos,” made history by a starting battery; by breaking a record set by Detroit Tigers greats Mickey Lolich and Bill Freehan. Yadier Molina and Adam Wainwright set their own mark at 325 starts. This record is most likely not … More Birds of a Different Feather, Fly Together

Albert Pujols hits home run No. 696, ties Alex Rodriguez for 4th on all-time list

History was made on Saturday night in Pittsburgh. Albert Pujols, continuing his quest for 700 career home runs, added another one. His 696th career home run ties him with Alex Rodriguez for four all-time on the home runs list. Pujols has 22 games left in his final season in the big leagues. And no matter … More Albert Pujols hits home run No. 696, ties Alex Rodriguez for 4th on all-time list

Montgomery pitches first career complete game; Pujols continues to climb towards #700

CHICAGO (AP) — Albert Pujols hit career homer No. 693, Jordan Montgomery pitched a one-hitter and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Monday for their season-high eighth straight victory. Pujols led off the seventh with a drive to left-center for his seventh homer in his last 10 games and No. 14 … More Montgomery pitches first career complete game; Pujols continues to climb towards #700

Pujols homers twice, Mikolas shuts down Brewers as Cardinals remain in first place

ST. LOUIS — For the first time in 11 years, Albert Pujols homered twice at Busch Stadium. The future Hall of Famer hit two of the St. Louis Cardinals’ four home runs on Sunday afternoon to win the teams’ National League Central Division rubber match, 6-3. Pujols, who will be retiring after this season’s swan song … More Pujols homers twice, Mikolas shuts down Brewers as Cardinals remain in first place

Jordan Montgomery makes Cardinals history as they beat Milwaukee 3-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jordan Montgomery pitched six strong innings for second straight scoreless outing for his new team, Paul Goldschmidt and Nolan Arenado both homered, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 Friday night. St. Louis, which has won 11 of 14, pushed its lead over Milwaukee in the NL Central … More Jordan Montgomery makes Cardinals history as they beat Milwaukee 3-1

Pujols notches four hits, hits #687 as Cards beat Rockies

A night removed from getting blasted 16-5 by the Colorado Rockies, the St. Louis Cardinals decided to deliver some payback. And they did so in a big way. Nolan Arenado and Albert Pujols both hit home runs, and each player was a triple away from the cycle. Pujols notched four hits in a game for … More Pujols notches four hits, hits #687 as Cards beat Rockies

Cardinals trade Harrison Bader to Yankees for Jordan Montgomery

The Cardinals are acquiring lefty Jordan Montgomery from the Yankees, tweet Ken Rosenthal and Lindsey Adler of The Athletic.  Montgomery will be traded for Harrison Bader, reports Jack Curry of the YES Network.  The trade, which has been officially announced by both teams, also includes a player to be named later or cash considerations going to the Yankees, conditional on Bader’s playing … More Cardinals trade Harrison Bader to Yankees for Jordan Montgomery