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Cards consistent in pitching in for community

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:00:41 EDT

The achievements and impact of the Cardinals went well beyond the diamond in 2017, as the organization once again rallied to support numerous charity organizations and community projects through hands-on work and monetary donations.

Take 25 percent off Shop orders $25 or more

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:24:12 EDT

Dig into the savings on Thanksgiving at the Cardinals Shop, where you can take 25 percent off orders over $25 through 10:59 p.m. CT Thursday.

Martinez hones 1B skills in Venezuelan League

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:37:27 EDT

For more than a decade, Jose Martinez has returned to Venezuela in the offseason and represented his hometown club in the Venezuelan Winter League. He continued that practice this year, though this time Martinez returned with a full season of big league experience under his belt. He also returned with a specific to-do list in mind.

Cardinals add four players to 40-man roster

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:03:53 EDT

The Cardinals added three of their top 18 prospects -- outfielder Tyler O'Neill (No. 4), left-hander Austin Gomber (No. 15) and outfielder Oscar Mercado (No. 18) -- as well as right-hander Derian Gonzalez to the 40-man roster on Monday in order to protect all four from being exposed in next month's Rule 5 Draft. Clubs had until 7 p.m. CT to protect Rule 5-eligible players.

New Prolight 59Fifty Spring Training caps are in

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 14:15:26 EDT

New Era unveiled the new PROLIGHT 59FIFTY that players will be wearing this spring, a fitted cap featuring a new featherweight polyester material that is the lightest on-field fabric in MLB history.

Hello, spring: Schedules are out

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:14:20 EDT

The Cardinals open their 30-game Grapefruit League schedule on Feb. 23 against the Marlins. The spring schedule also includes four contests against the defending World Series-champion Astros, as well as two exhibition games in Montreal (March 26-27) against the Blue Jays.

Carpenter, Rolen highlight Cards on HOF ballot

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:57:13 EDT

A Cy Young Award winner, the franchise's all-time saves leader and an eight-time Gold Glove Award winner are among the former Cardinals to land on the 2018 National Baseball Hall of Fame ballot. All three -- Chris Carpenter, Jason Isringhausen and Scott Rolen -- were also members of the organization's 2006 World Series championship team.

Cardinals' Top 30 prospects list

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:44:51 EDT

Who do the Cardinals have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for St. Louis' Top 30 Prospects on's Prospect Watch.

Cards among clubs to make offer for Stanton

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:58:52 EDT

The market for Giancarlo Stanton continues to heat up, as the Giants appear to be emerging as favorites to land the National League Most Valuable Player Award winner, a source tells's Mark Feinsand.

Is Walker HOF-worthy? Let us count the ways

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:51:48 EDT

In the early years of Larry Walker's inclusion on the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot, a writer who once covered Walker wrote about how much he enjoyed watching Walker's skills in action, but that he wasn't a Hall of Famer because he wasn't serious enough about the game.

Cards' Knizner among AFL's breakout prospects

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:04:01 EDT

Every year there are players who might not be at the top of prospect lists, but who use the Fall League as a bit of a coming out party. These are players who can be considered breakout prospects, with the usual caveat about small sample sizes.

Cards could use OF depth to address needs

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:19:58 EDT

Outside attention may be focused on the potential additions the Cardinals are pursuing, but the organization is also weighing what subtractions will be necessary to clear a cluttered roster.

Lynn rejects qualifying offer, becomes FA

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:56:08 EDT

As expected, right-handed starter Lance Lynn declined the qualifying offer the Cardinals made last week and will continue to explore his options as a first-time free agent.

Cards have the trade pieces to make a splash

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 20:53:25 EDT

The Cardinals have an abundance of the most coveted commodity in baseball: young, talented starting pitchers. Judging by the team's trade discussions at this week's General Managers Meetings, the Cardinals won't be shy about moving one -- or perhaps more -- in order to acquire the right outfield and bullpen upgrades.

Cards get Competitive Balance pick in '18 Draft

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:26:53 EDT

The Competitive Balance rounds for the 2018 Draft -- at the ends of the first and second rounds -- have been set. Eight teams will pick in Competitive Balance Round A, while six will make selections in Competitive Balance Round B.

DeJong is runner-up in NL ROY voting

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 19:38:24 EDT

It took a historic season for the Dodgers' Cody Bellinger to deny Cardinals shortstop Paul DeJong in the race for the National League Rookie of the Year Award.

Cards consider moving Fowler out of center

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:36:50 EDT

Cardinals president of baseball operations John Mozeliak met with Dexter Fowler at his home in Las Vegas this offseason to discuss the possibility of the outfielder making the switch from center field to a corner spot in 2018, according to a report by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Cards prefer established closer to anchor 'pen

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:08:14 EDT

As soon as Trevor Rosenthal walked off the Fenway Park mound, his elbow aching after an abbreviated August appearance, the Cardinals found themselves thrust into a market that they hadn't necessarily anticipated wading into this winter.

Cards said to be in market for top-tier starters

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 19:46:21 EDT

With every intention of contending in 2018 and snapping a two-year postseason drought, the Cardinals are reportedly in the market for a frontline starter -- including free agents Jake Arrieta and Yu Darvish, per MLB Network's Jon Heyman. However, the Cardinals will first seek trades for starting pitchers before pursuing any moves in the free-agent market.

Beltran retires a champ after 20-year career

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:31:38 EDT

Carlos Beltran's last official act as a Major League player was hoisting the World Series trophy for the first time in his career.

Wainwright wins first Silver Slugger Award

Thu, 9 Nov 2017 19:24:54 EDT

Amid all the accolades and recognition Adam Wainwright has garnered in his career for his work from the mound, the 36-year-old righty never stopped boasting about his bat. Winning a National League Silver Slugger Award, he has said for years, was something he had long coveted.

Knizner, Alcantara battery impresses in AFL

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 00:51:56 EDT

A pair of Cardinals prospects stole the show in the Arizona Fall League on Friday night as right-hander Sandy Alcantara and catcher Andrew Knizner paced Surprise on the mound and at the plate, respectively, in an 11-4 win over the Javelinas at Peoria Sports Complex.

Inbox: How will Maddux impact pitching staff?

Thu, 9 Nov 2017 17:39:24 EDT

With the hiring of Mike Maddux, how do you see his influence on the pitching staff in 2018? What qualities does he bring to the team that Derek Lilliquist didn't?

The HRs that led Waino to a Silver Slugger

Thu, 9 Nov 2017 21:07:08 EDT

The HRs that led Waino to a Silver Slugger

Could Cards land Stanton? Let's explore how

Wed, 8 Nov 2017 13:06:06 EDT

He may not be a free agent, but there is little doubt that you'll hear the name Giancarlo Stanton often in the coming weeks. The possibility that the Marlins could make the 28-year-old slugger, coming off a career-best season, available via trade no doubt will be enticing to numerous clubs.

Molina's Gold Glove Award bid falls short

Tue, 7 Nov 2017 23:07:49 EDT

Yadier Molina, who has won eight National League Gold Glove Awards, fell short of a ninth honor on Wednesday as the Reds Tucker Barnhart won the Award.

Carpenter sends regards to Halladay family

Tue, 7 Nov 2017 19:39:01 EDT

Former Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter, like many in the Major League Baseball community, extended his condolences to the family of Roy Halladay, who died in a plane crash off the coast of Florida on Tuesday. Halladay, an eight-time All-Star during his 16-year MLB career, was 40 years old.

Cardinals release former closer Rosenthal

Mon, 6 Nov 2017 18:45:38 EDT

In addition to continuing his rehab from Tommy John surgery, Trevor Rosenthal is now looking for a new home. The Cardinals announced on Monday that they granted Rosenthal his unconditional release.

Simmons on Hall of Fame's Modern Era ballot

Tue, 7 Nov 2017 10:01:43 EDT

Nine former big league players and one executive comprise the 10-name Modern Baseball Era ballot to be reviewed and voted upon Dec. 10 at the Winter Meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced on Monday.

Cards have needs as free agency opens

Mon, 6 Nov 2017 10:41:00 EDT

The end of the World Series ushered in the start of the Hot Stove season, which, for non-playoff clubs like the Cardinals, has been eagerly anticipated. The Cardinals aren't likely to address all of their roster deficiencies via free agency, but with that market officially opening for business Monday, here's a refresher on where the Cardinals' needs lie as they begin exploring possible fits:

Alcantara hits triple digits in Fall Stars turn

Sun, 5 Nov 2017 01:52:46 EDT

Sandy Alcantara was the only hurler to hit triple digits in the Arizona Fall League's Fall Stars game. The Cardinals No. 9 prospect struck out two in two scoreless frames and showed a glimpse of his immense potential in the 12th annual game.

Cards' 3 questions to answer this offseason

Thu, 2 Nov 2017 12:54:15 EDT

After a month spent rebuilding the coaching staff and preparing for the offseason ahead, the Cardinals are now ready to begin actively pursuing the player upgrades they feel are needed to return to the postseason in 2018.

Cardinals prospects propel Surprise to victory

Fri, 3 Nov 2017 20:22:19 EDT

Cardinals prospects made a strong impression in the Arizona Fall League on Friday as outfielder Oscar Mercado, third baseman Edmundo Sosa and catcher Andrew Knizner led the Surprise Saguaros to a 4-1 win over the Salt River Rafters.