Mon, 23 Jan 2017 04:54:00 -0600The Royals pitcher who died in a Dominican car crash twice honored the late Cardinals outfielder on the mound.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 23:00:00 -0600Offseason work should help after big debut season.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:30:00 -0600Authorities in the Dominican Republic say that Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and former major leaguer Andy Marte both have died in separate traffic accidents.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:10:00 -0600Five players with ties to the Cardinals will reach Hall of Fame ballot for the first time in 2017. One, Rolen, may have a quietly excellent case.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:50:00 -0600Five topics from Ben Frederickson that St. Louis sports fans will be discussing
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:45:00 -0600Illness, defense hampered starter’s success last year.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:55:00 -0600It’s fair to wonder how an arbitration hearing could impact the team’s relationship with a cornerstone of the future who is not set to hit free agency until 2020.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:45:00 -0600He's selected for state's Broadcasters' Hall of Fame.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:10:00 -0600Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez has become just the fourth Puerto Rican player and first catcher from that island to be elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Rodriguez, the all-time leader in games caught at 2,427, says he already knows…
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:45:00 -0600Pitcher must prove he’s healthy after Tommy John surgery.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:25:00 -0600Molina wants to end career as a Cardinal.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:15:00 -0600The rewards for making it are enormous, yet the margin separating those that do and those that don’t is surprisingly fine.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:55:00 -0600While their rivals were at the White House showing off their World Series trophy on Monday, Cardinals owner Bill DeWitt Jr. acknowledged that the rivalry with the Cubs has intensified.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:15:00 -0600Circumstances could give him more innings to prove himself.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:05:00 -0600Priorities may look different this year.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:00:00 -0600Free-agent pool offers some intrigue, from Fuld to Blanco, for role.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:45:00 -0600Live updates from the final day of Cardinals Winter Warm-Up, brought to you by Post-Dispatch writers.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:40:00 -0600Baseball's investigation into the Cardinals' "Hackgate" scandal has wound down, so the team should soon know what sanctions Major League Baseball will impose.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:30:00 -0600Manager is excited about addition of Brett Cecil, but also hopeful the power lefty Cecil was signed to replace could make an appearance this season
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:00:00 -0600The Cardinals scouting director is part of a two-day coaching convention taking place this weekend.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:30:00 -0600Cardinals Care, the team's community foundation supporting children, has distributed more than $18 million to area organizations since its inception in 1997.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:20:00 -0600Grichuk and Wong personify the “exciting, athletic” team of Mozeliak’s goals.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:00:00 -0600While the annual dinner traditionally is a preview of the season to come, the 1967 team, celebrating the 50th anniversary of its World Series title, was at the forefront of the event.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:00:00 -0600A shift in strategy has the Cardinals inviting their first hearing since 1999, though talks about an extension for Martinez remain possible.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:45:00 -0600Wong hopes to be Caridnals' starting second baseman.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:40:00 -06002016 team ranked last in majors in stolen-base percentage, second to last in stolen bases.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:30:00 -0600Labeled a "utility guy" and ready for that role again, Garcia, who excelled as a pinch-hitter, doesn't want to settle for the bench.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:25:00 -0600Lefthanded starting pitcher Austin Gomber missed time with a finger injury last season at Double-A Springfield, so he was fresh for the Arizona Fall League.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:20:00 -0600During his question-and-answer session with fans Sunday at the Winter Warm-Up, Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak said he found out about the team's reported interest in Twins second baseman Bryan Dozier at the same time the world did. From his…
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 13:50:00 -0600Live updates from Post-Dispatch writers at the Cardinals Winter Warm-Up
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 12:08:00 -0600In a shift for the team, they'll have an arbiter decide a salary for the first time since 1999
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 02:20:00 -0600Fowler's visit to Winter Warm-Up and first intro to fans cancelled due to weather, White House visit with Cubs.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:15:00 -0600With the exception of the end of last season, Cardinals righthander Adam Wainwright hasn’t been a reliever since he closed out the 2006 World Series final-game win over Detroit. But he has earned something of a save this weekend.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 22:10:00 -0600Raines, Bagwell gaining plenty of Hall support.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 12:45:00 -0600Icy weather and travel issues forced Cardinals to cancel Day 1 of their annual fanfest, but club is hopeful for days 2 and 3.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:20:00 -0600Martinez seeks $4.25 million.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 00:30:00 -0600Fowler’s flight here was canceled and Cecil’s delayed, and neither was to be able to make it in Friday to participate in Saturday’s festivities.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 19:47:00 -0600Martinez, who might get a multi-year deal, asks for $4.25 million in arbitration; Wacha seeks $3.2 million.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:30:00 -0600New lefthander Cecil also won't appear. Sunday and Monday's schedules are still on, so far.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 02:15:00 -0600Red Coats are group you can warm up to.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 01:25:00 -0600Thanks to deft drafting and aggressive spending on the international market, the Cardinals are building the assets GM John Mozeliak can use to keep the team's competitive window open.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 01:20:00 -0600The Cardinals reduced by one their list of players who can file for arbitration by agreeing to terms with first baseman Matt Adams on a $2.8 million contract for this year.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:15:00 -0600Ace remembers the Cardinals as a very intelligent team.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 23:10:00 -0600Stan Musial often was considered to have a “Midas touch” as a Hall of Fame hitter. So, too, was his career as a general manager.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:00:00 -0600Cardinals' backup first baseman avoids arbitration.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:14:00 -0600Writers' dinner slated for Sunday night.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 03:50:00 -0600Former Cardinal expects to be ready for opening day, just 7½ months after surgery, because of a repair that could eventually prove to be an alternative to Tommy John surgery for some pitchers.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:13:00 -0600A former rival takes center stage in what could be one of the better defensive outfields in the National League.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:30:00 -0600Five topics from Ben Frederickson that St. Louis sports fans will be discussing
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:30:00 -0600Adams has shed 25 pounds during offseason in hopes of re-shaping career.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:45:00 -0600Matheny getting in gear as spring training nears.
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 23:00:00 -0600Herzog, Martinez also to be saluted.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 12:30:00 -0600Righthander will throw for the Dominican Republic's team while Cardinals' All-Star infielder has accepted invite to play for Leyland's Team USA.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 09:15:00 -0600Five quick hits from Ben Frederickson that St. Louis sports fans will be discussing
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 00:30:00 -0600For the first time since PD's Cardinals beat writer earned a ballot, two greats tied to PEDs came close to receiving his vote. A deep discussion on why they didn't.
Sat, 31 Dec 2016 01:00:00 -0600Next month, ailing fan will meet Bob Gibson, Lou Brock, Orlando Cepeda and other players who will be honored for the 50-year anniversary of their 1967 World Series title.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 01:15:00 -0600Phil Gagliano’s ability to play all four infield positions, as well as some outfield, effectively trumped his chances of being taken seriously as a regular in the 1960s.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 23:40:00 -0600The latest tidbit in the realm of offseason speculation revolves around the Cardinals reportedly engaging in trade talks for Twins second baseman Brian Dozier. This rumor doesn't hold water.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 00:55:00 -0600He has been in pro baseball since 1963.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 00:20:00 -0600Phil Bradley, who works for the MLB Players Association, says the new center fielder will ‘embrace’ Cardinals fans.
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 00:10:00 -0600Second baseman described his first offseason without a return to Hawaii as a natural extension of the commitment the Cardinals made to him this past spring with a five-year contract.
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 00:05:00 -0600Encarnacion's deal with Cleveland has stirred the hornet's nest again about Cardinals spending. Math reveals the spending ahead, from Fowler to Martinez.
Sun, 25 Dec 2016 07:10:00 -0600Five games from 2016 season to be featured
Sat, 24 Dec 2016 00:25:00 -0600Bill DeWitt Jr. and John Mozeliak would like you to believe they’re committed to win in 2017, but those claims will ring hollow until they make another significant addition to the lineup.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:55:00 -0600High school teammate of McCarver, he was a member of 1967 World Series champions.
Wed, 21 Dec 2016 15:59:00 -0600Easter night in the Bronx will also be televised as Cardinals visit Yankees for first time since 2003.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:10:00 -0600Sports Illustrated called the '68 Cardinals the 'money men,' but their salaries are out of place today. Let Edwin Encarnacion, Verlander and others show why.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 12:40:00 -0600Oilers star McDavid in town to match forces with Tarasenko and Blues.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 00:50:00 -0600Carpenter’s lineup spot must be mystery for now.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 05:55:00 -0600Five quick hits from Ben Frederickson that St. Louis sports fans will be discussing
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:40:00 -0600Catcher Carson Kelly and righthanded pitcher Luke Weaver, both of whom finished the 2016 season in the majors, have been named the Cardinals’ minor league player and pitcher of the year, respectively. Both will be honored at the St. Louis…
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 01:45:00 -0600Days after losing a pick to sign Fowler, club gets a gift -- a competitive balance pick that irks rivals. Let the griping by rivals begin.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 01:35:00 -0600Outfielder says the Cardinals 'haven't told me anything' about move to left field.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 23:35:00 -0600In a sense, the Cardinals will get their high draft pick back, helping to offset the one they lost for signing free-agent Dexter Fowler, the former Chicago Cubs center fielder who had received a qualifying offer from the Cubs.
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 13:10:00 -0600Cards are taking sane approach.
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:55:00 -0600Fryer, who was signed as a minor league free agent by the Cardinals a year ago, played in a major-league, career-high 60 games last season.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 23:05:00 -0600Fowler sees importance of harmony.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 16:17:00 -0600Schafer, former outfielder turned pitcher, also signed to minor-league deal.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 07:00:00 -0600Club hopes Fowler can make big difference.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 23:45:00 -0600MU basketball program in sad state.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 00:15:00 -0600Fowler likes Cardinals' winning culture.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 00:15:00 -0600Matt Carpenter is leaving the leadoff spot, and you are worried. Why?
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:10:00 -0600Five-year contract is worth $82.5 million, and it includes a no-trade clause.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:02:00 -0600The new Cards' center fielder cannot wear his desired No. 24, because it's retired for Whitey Herzog.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:40:00 -0600Deal for free-agent center fielder Dexter Fowler has been described by sources as substantial and beyond the Cardinals’ initial play — it could stretch them to five years and around $80 million. Club also could turn toward free-agent sluggers Mark…
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:30:00 -0600Cardinals fans should feel much better about their team with the addition of a veteran leadoff hitter who also will bring a bit of life to the clubhouse.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:10:00 -0600Once a lovable loser in Colorado, Fowler helped lead the lovable losers in Chicago to the title -- and now he's a Cardinal.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:55:00 -0600The Cardinals took a risk by leaving a rising, enticing prospect unprotected for Thursday’s Rule 5 draft and lost, but maybe only for a few months.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:20:00 -0600Meanwhile, list of available outfielders is shrinking.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:15:00 -0600In minor-league phase, Cardinals take former draft pick Austin Wilson.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:10:00 -0600NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. • Long before the World Series champion Cubs fortified their roster by acquiring closer Wade Davis on Wednesday, the howls emanating from St. Louis were deafening on social media.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:00:00 -0600But the Cardinals are no better today than they were when they arrived at the winter meetings site on Sunday.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:15:00 -0600Team has blown past their spending limit on international amateurs -- and intend to spend more -- but the new labor agreement won't further limit them.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:05:00 -0600NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. • Rising talent from the Cardinals’ Latin America scouting and injuries to players like reliever Zach Duke have left the team unable to protect some players it wanted to before Thursday’s Rule 5 draft.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:15:00 -0600Updated: Defense is at top of list as trade explorations continue.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:00:00 -0600It’s almost unfair that so many fans question whether Matheny can lead the Cardinals to the franchise’s 12th World Series title.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:05:00 -0600NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. • The contract Kolten Wong received from the Cardinals last spring and the playing time he didn’t during the summer have led some teams this offseason to do the math and believe that the young second baseman…
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:59:00 -0600Manager also underscores front office's view of Wong's upside, potential stardom.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:37:00 -0600NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. • Cardinals manager Mike Matheny addressed dozens of issues during his annual briefing at MLB's Winter Meetings.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:12:00 -0600NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. • Claire Smith didn’t just help open baseball clubhouses to female journalists. She fought those battles and also helped other women and people of color as they established themselves in the profession.