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Is There Anybody Else Besides Matt Carpenter?

Anybody who has watched the Cardinals consistently this year recognizes the offense we've seen so far in this series: long stretches of exasperation punctuated by short bursts of hope. Last night's 3-2 loss to ...
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The Cardinals Set Their Rotation

Two days before the Cardinals face the Dodgers in the NLDS, manager Mike Matheny revealed his entire rotation for the best-of-five series: In Los Angeles GAME 1: Adam Wainwright vs. Clayton Kershaw GAM...
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NLCS GAMES 1 & 2: 24 Hours, 22 Innings, 2 Big Wins

I cannot remember a crazier 24-hour period of Cardinal baseball in my lifetime. At 7:30 pm CST on Friday, the Cardinals sprinted across the fresh sod of Busch Stadium as the sun set on a gorgeous October eveni...
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Second half checklist

With today being the day of the All Star Game it is now time to look ahead to the second half. The Cardinals first half did not go over as well as most people thought it would, they ended it with a mediocre 4...
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GAME 3: All Too Human

Who knows what we really expected from Adam Wainwright on his first official start since returning from Tommy John surgery. A no-hitter? A complete game shutout? Whatever hyperactive predictions we had prior to...
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GAME 66: Outpitched, Outhit, Outplayed

Part of the difficulty with being considered the ace of a team is that the ace is often paired against the aces of other teams. Chris Carpenter found that out again today, as he and the Cardinals were outdone i...