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

Cardinals blow lead three times, lose to Nationals 7-6

WASHINGTON (AP) — Josh Bell hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning and the Washington Nationals rallied to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-6 on Saturday night. Bell, likely on his way out as the Major League Baseball trade deadline nears, gave the home fans possibly one final moment to celebrate his time with … More Cardinals blow lead three times, lose to Nationals 7-6

Paul DeJong back with the Cardinals… sort of

WASHINGTON — Former All-Star Paul DeJong is back with the Cardinals, but not to the full extent. The veteran shortstop rejoined the team on its taxi squad Friday in the nation’s capital, following a 2 1/2-month demotion to Triple-A Memphis. Cardinals manager Oliver Marmol said the team plans to activate DeJong soon, possibly as early as this … More Paul DeJong back with the Cardinals… sort of

Despite eyes on Juan Soto, pitching remains a priority for Cardinals

We’re getting closer to the Aug. 2nd trade deadline. And everyone knows (or at least, should know) how beneficial having All-Star Juan Soto on the St. Louis Cardinals would be. In a lineup that already has Paul Goldschmidt and Nolan Arenado, having Soto would make the Cardinals one of the most formidable and dangerous lineups … More Despite eyes on Juan Soto, pitching remains a priority for Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals have emerged as frontrunners in Juan Soto sweepstakes

Things are really heating up in the Juan Soto sweepstakes. The St. Louis Cardinals are the favorites to acquire the 23-year old superstar, according to Jon Heyman and Joel Sherman of the New York Post. There is a long list of teams interested, however, including the New York Mets, New York Yankees, San Diego Padres, Seattle … More St. Louis Cardinals have emerged as frontrunners in Juan Soto sweepstakes

As Cardinals crush Giants, Wainwright and Molina make history together

The longest active battery in baseball is also now the winningest battery in baseball history. With the St. Louis Cardinals’ 15-6 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Sunday night, Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina have combined for 203 career wins, the most by a pitcher-catcher combo in the history of Major League Baseball. They … More As Cardinals crush Giants, Wainwright and Molina make history together

Late rally falls short as Orioles edge Cardinals

The last time the Baltimore Orioles came to St. Louis, Busch Stadium III didn’t even exist yet, Albert Pujols was a left fielder, and the Montreal Expos still existed. Times have definitely changed. Cedric Mullins and Tyler Nevin each homered and Kyle Bradish struck out 11 over seven strong innings, leading the Baltimore Orioles to … More Late rally falls short as Orioles edge Cardinals

Adam Wainwright placed on IL, Matz activated

The St. Louis Cardinals on Friday afternoon placed ace right-hander Adam Wainwright on the injured list. In a tweet, the veteran starter said he tested positive for COVID-19 but has no symptoms. “Just so everyone knows, I feel great. 100%, with zero symptoms,” Wainwright wrote. “Out of an abundance of caution and following MLB protocols … More Adam Wainwright placed on IL, Matz activated