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St. Louis Cardinals
ST. LOUIS - Adam Wainwright remembers getting killed in the media last year when he proclaimed the Cardinals as the best team in baseball. He also remembers being proven right a few months later.
And as the Cardinals prepare to open up the second half of the season Friday night in Cincinnati against the Reds, Wainwrights not afraid to boast a similar feeling again this year.
Despite being in third place in the National League Central and having the eighth best record in the National League, Wainwright feels that the Cardinals are the best team in baseball and will soon begin to prove it.
I feel like we have the best team, Wainwright told FOXSportsMidwest.com. We just have to go out and execute.
Asked if he really thinks the Cardinals are the best team in baseball, Wainwright said, I do, yeah. We proved that last year, right?
The Cardinals are 46-40 and 2.5 games behind the Pittsburgh Pirates in the National league Central. The Reds are in second place, one game behind the Pirat...
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The St. Louis Cardinals Cap did not come home with a single ESPY on Wednesday night. - (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
ESPN hosted their annual sports awards show on Wednesday night and after the miraculous post-season run the St. Louis Cardinals went on last season, you would have figured the Cardinals would have come home with some hardware.
Unfortunatly, the World Series went smoother...
St Louis Cardinals starter Adam Wainwright picked up his ninth loss of the season on Friday night. - (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright was cruising right along with a 2-1 lead heading into the bottom of the seventh inning. Wainwright looked like his old self and had the Cincinnati Reds tied in knots.
But then Wainwright ran into a heap...
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In search for pitching help, should St. Louis Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak look to deal Shelby Miller? Vote now! - (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
The St. Louis Cardinals are in desperate need for bullpen help as the second half of their season begins on Friday night against the Cincinnati Reds.
General manager John Mozeliak has tried the Memphis Shuffle on multiple occasions...
The St. Louis Cardinals will get some offensive help on Saturday as veteran first baseman Lance Berkman returns from the disabled list.
According to a by Rick Hummel of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Berkman is ready to play after having surgery on his injured right knee in May. Hummel reports that Berkman has yet to participate in any rehab stints in the minors, and does not plan...
ST. LOUIS (AP) Tony La Russa sees plenty of parallels between the 2012 St. Louis Cardinals and last year's crazy comeback World Series champions.
With a twinkle in his eye, La Russa notes both teams were six games above .500 heading into the second half of the season. The old skipper has seen his share of games, and agrees with his rookie successor, Mike Matheny, that there...
Not since the 2008 Major League Baseball season has the St. Louis Cardinals right fielder Carlos Beltran had what would be considered a good all-around productive season. Beltran, while with the New York Mets finished the 2008 season with 27 Home Runs, 112 Runs Batted In, and a .284 Batting Average. Since then and from the 2009-2011 season, Beltran’s numbers...
The St. Louis Cardinals and Adam Wainwright saw Friday night’s game get away from them.
Cardinals first baseman Lance Berkman will be activated for Saturday's game against the Cincinnati Reds, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Berkman avoids a minor-league rehab assignment and joined the team for Friday's game in Cincinnati. The switch-hitter is working his way back from right-knee surgery, and hasn't played since May 19. Berkman talked his way...
The St. Louis Cardinals are focused on defending their World Series title, but first they must earn their first playoff berth under manager Mike Matheny.
Having experienced the thrill of winning a division crown just two years ago, the Cincinnati Reds are also intent on making up a small deficit in the NL Central.
The Cardinals and Reds will continue their respective drives for the...
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St. Louis Cardinals weekly chat on KXnO FOX Sports Radio 1460 in Des Moines.
Late Friday afternoon, I joined Ken Miller and Jim Brinson on KXnO FOX Sports Radio 1460 in Des Moines in our regular series to discuss the St. Louis Cardinals, “Cardinal Talk.” We closed out the first half, then set up the road weekend series as the Cardinals face the Cincinnati Reds to open the post...
Get your popcorn ready, folks. The Redlegs and Redbirds hook up for a 3-game set this weekend at Great American Ball Park and thus, renew arguably the most intense, bitter, and interesting rivalry in all of Major League Baseball. While it may be well known around the league that these two clubs don't like one another, it's often unclear to outsiders as to just why that...
CINCINNATI (AP) -- First baseman Allen Craig's throwing error in the seventh inning helped the Cincinnati Reds rally for their fourth straight win, 5-3 over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night.
Craig fielded Ryan Hanigan's slow grounder with the bases loaded and threw wildly to first base, allowing two runs to score for a 3-2 lead off Adam Wainwright (7-9). Zack Cozart...
Brian Fuentes who was released earlier this week, is nearing a deal with the St. Louis Cardinals, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports.
Fuentes struggled with the A's while posting a 6.84 ERA, 1.8 HR/9, 3.6 BB/9 and 6.5 SO/9 in 25.0 innings this season. But that didn't stop teams from expressing interest in the left-hander as up to six teams had shown interest.