Anthony Garcia stars at Springfield and in PanAm Games; Luke Weaver posts 0.94 ERA over 5 starts at Palm Beach ST. LOUIS, MO (August 3, 2015) – The St. Louis Cardinals announced their Minor League Pitcher and Player of the Month for July by honoring Springfield (AA) outfielder Anthony Garcia and Palm Beach (A) right-handed [...]

A Fistful Of Closers…

During the trading deadline, the Cards picked up a pair of former closers, Steve Cishek and Jonathan Broxton. In the off-season they signed the currently injured Jordan Walden, another former closer. All of this while having a very good closer in Trevor Rosenthal. Presumably, Cishek and Broxton will be valuable members of the bullpen, seamlessly [...]

After a terribly rough Cincinnati series, especially from the perspective of the offense, expectations were tempered for this weekend.  Sure, the Rockies' pitching staff was one of the worst in the league, especially if you look at it through the ERA lens, but we know what such statistics have been worth in the past.  After [...]

Bird Seeds, Episode 6 …

 Fans Challenged to Create Videos Showing They Have What it Takes to go Behind the Microphone in the Cardinals Broadcast Booth ST. LOUIS, July 31, 2015 – The St. Louis Cardinals have launched the Ultimate Fan Broadcaster Video Contest challenging fans of all ages to make a video demonstrating that they have what it takes [...]

TEAM SENDS MINOR LEAGUE OUTFIELDER MALIK COLLYMORE TO MILWAUKEE ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 31, 2015 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have acquired right-handed reliever Jonathan Broxton and cash considerations from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for minor league outfielder Malik Collymore. Broxton, 31, a two time (2009-10) All-Star with the Los [...]

"Jeez, I'm out of it for a little while, everyone gets delusions of grandeur!"--Han Solo I should know by now not to go anywhere at this time of year.  I still remember finding out about the Ryan Ludwick trade sitting in a McDonald's in Ohio, for instance.  Sadly, given my work schedule, it seems the [...]

George Kissell, Curt Flood, Bob Forsch, and Ted Simmons to be Honored at Enshrinement Ceremony Free, Non-Ticketed Ceremony takes place at 2PM on August 15th at Fox Sports Midwest Live! in Ballpark Village  ST. LOUIS, MO (July 31, 2015) – The St. Louis Cardinals announced details today about the 2015 Cardinals Hall of Fame induction [...]

Garcia Gets a Look

To make room on the active roster for newcomer Brandon Moss, Matt Holliday has been put on the 15-day DL. Greg Garcia was also recalled to add depth as Dan Johnson's tenure with the Cardinals appears to be over. The veteran 1B was DFA to open up a spot on the St. Louis 40-man roster.

Thursday Trade Thoughts

Many St. Louis fans went to sleep last night wondering if Matt Holliday was going to be able to play again this season. For a select group of Cardinal insomniacs, however, one message on Twitter made resting impossible. Industry buzz is that the Cardinals and Indians may be on the verge of a significant trade. [...]

Reports late last night had St. Louis and Cleveland close to making a deal for the third consecutive summer, and now Brandon Moss will don uniform No. 21 for the Cardinals. The 1B/OF has 15 HR and 50 RBI in 2015, both that would be team highs for St. Louis.

Deal starts in 2018 and runs through the 2032 campaign ST. LOUIS, July 30, 2015 – The St. Louis Cardinals and FOX Sports Midwest today announced a new long-term television rights agreement. The new agreement will begin in 2018 and will run 15 seasons through the 2032 season.  Financial terms were not disclosed. FOX Sports [...]



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