ST. LOUIS (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt hit his 300th career homer and drove in three runs, Albert Pujols reached another milestone and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 11-3 on Saturday. Goldschmidt’s two-run homer in the second inning was his 20th this season and first since June 27. More importantly, it was the … More Goldschmidt launches his 300th home run in Cardinals victory!
The long-awaited update on the health of catcher Yadier Molina has arrived. According to Katie Woo of The Athletic, Molina is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment the last week of July. The hope here is that he will return to the lineup in the first week of August. On June 17th, the Cardinals placed … More Update on Yadier Molina’s injury
From beginning to end, it was pure dominance by the St. Louis Cardinals. Adam Wainwright (6-5) scattered seven hits through his first five innings, but escaped trouble with the help of nine strikeouts. He retired the final seven batters he faced in the game, and left to a rousing ovation. The Cardinals beat the Marlins … More Waino shuts down Marlins, Cards win 9-0
The I-70 Series kicked off Tuesday night at Busch Stadium. It turned out to be a home run derby. And no home run was bigger than the one hit by Albert Pujols. In his sixth at-bat back in St. Louis, and 3,855 days after his most recent home run in Busch Stadium as a Cardinal, … More Pujols homers, gets curtain call as Cardinals edge Royals
With the Home Opener just 3 days away, only a few questions remain about who the Cardinals are bringing north to St. Louis. There are a few questions about who will be the 5th starter, and who will round out the bullpen, but most of the Cardinals’ decisions have been made. I take a look … More The St. Louis Cardinals 2022 Offense
Everything went right. For the St. Louis Cardinals, that is. Everybody in the starting lineup got at least one hit. It was the opposite of the past week, where the Cardinals have been striking out almost 10 times per game. Matt Carpenter went 3-4 with his first home run of the season, as the Cardinals … More Carpenter finds his swing in Cardinals rout!
Big news out of Jupiter today. Potential CF starter Harrison Bader, is out for at least 4 weeks due to a forearm injury that has Bader getting a platement-rich plasma injection. Bader, who was struggling at a 3-28 clip, will be missed defensively – however Dylan Carlson will probably see the bulk of the innings … More The 2021 Cardinals Roster: March 24th Edition
This is the second installment of the Cardinals Opening Day roster prediction. A month ago, I looked at what the roster might look like a week before Spring Training started. The Cardinals are playing their 8th game of their Spring slate, and the roster is starting to round into shape. So here is my 26-man … More The 2021 Cardinals Roster: March 10th Edition
Players will report to Jupiter, FL a week from today to get the 2021 season started. While there are always Spring Training surprises or disappointments, the Cardinals aren’t having a lot of “open auditions” for roster spots to start the season. Injuries, or now even Covid, can always stop a player from taking an active … More The 2021 Cardinals Roster: February 10th Edition
Yadier Molina, the nine time Gold Glove winner, and mainstay behind the plate every season played at Busch Stadium III, has agreed to come back for an 18th season (details pending). Molina who will turn 39 this summer, has been a career .281 hitter for the Cardinals since 2004. He reached 2000 hits late last … More Molina Returns for 2021 Season