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Past Pujols

You may have heard the news: Albert Pujols hit his 500th home run tonight in Washington. Here's how it happened: Regardless of the hard feelings still lingering in the hearts of Cardinal fans, this is a...
GAME RECAP WAINWRIGHT METS CARDINALS 4-22-14

GAME 21: Wainwright The Ship

After two limp, soul-deadening losses, the Cardinals looked to Adam Wainwright to correct the team's errant course. While not one of his usual strikeout-filled efforts, Wainwright throttled the Mets through...
GAME RECAP Cardinals Mets loss 4-21-14

GAME 20: Big Poisoned Apple

To temporarily replace an injured Joe Kelly, the Cardinals turned to deposed minor league lefty Tyler Lyons to take a turn. After a good start in 2013, Lyons flamed out in four consecutive catastrophic turns...
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Tough Decisions In Center Field

Many fans grumbled in confusion this offseason when the Cardinals acquired Peter Bourjos from the Angels (along with prospect Randal Grichuk) for popular postseason hero David Freese. The trade didn't seem to...
GAME RECAP Cardinals Nationals loss 4-20-14

GAME 19: Rotten Eggs

On a bright, beautiful Easter Sunday, the Cardinals eyed an opportunity to win a four-game series from a team many predicted would battle for a playoff spot. For Cardinal starter Shelby Miller, today's call...
GAME RECAP cardinals nationals 4-18-14

GAME 17: Imitation Isn’t Flattery

The last time Michael Wacha faced the Washington Nationals, he came within one filthy little hit of a no-hitter. Would he need that no-hit stuff again in order to beat tough Washington lefty (oh no!) Gio...
GAME RECAP Cardinals Nationals 4-17-14

GAME 16: Slopsided Win

In his first three starts of the season, Adam Wainwright received fewer than two runs of support in two of them -- not exactly the kind of run support Lance Lynn enjoys every night. That lack of support is the...
GAME RECAP Cardinals Brewers 4-16-14

GAME 15: Hamstrung

The biggest pitching surprise of the young season has been the incredible start of Joe Kelly. After narrowly beating out Carlos Martinez for a spot in the rotation, Kelly raced out to a 1-0 start and a...
GAME RECAP 4-15-14

GAME 14: Miller’s Field

At this early point in the season, all of the starters have produced at least one quality start except Shelby Miller. Despite having indisputable talent, Miller has had an inconsistent career to this point....
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The Inevitable End

News reports last week indicated that infielder Mark Ellis was close to returning from a spring training knee injury. At that moment, vultures began circling in the sky above Pete Kozma. His season-long death...