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After playing the longest game in Chase Field history early on this season, the two teams nearly topped it on Tuesday night in the D-Backs 7-6 victory in 14 innings.
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The Cardinals pitching staff has seen many changes during the first two months, primarily due to injuries. The starting pitching depth that was once a strength of this team has taken the biggest hit, with 4 pitchers currently on the DL.
Here's a look at the Cardinals depth chart for their starting pitching prior to spring training:
Fans in Arizona know of the MVP caliber season that Paul Goldschmidt is putting together, but it appears as though the rest of the country doesn’t.
ST. LOUIS Jake Westbrook believes one more will do it.
"Everything felt good" the rehabbing Cardinals starter told reporters via conference call after his Tuesday night start with the Cardinals Double-A team in Springfield, Mo. He added that one more rehab assignment should be all he needs before returning to the rotation in St. Louis.
Westbrook, who is in the process...
ST. LOUIS Michael Wacha's face twisted up like his words tasted sour. The rookie right-hander hadn't been hit this hard since, well, he couldn't really seem to remember off the top of his head.
"It's been a while," he said. "It's going to happen, I guess, sooner or later. I've got stuff to work on, like I said."
This did have to happen...
ST. LOUIS -- True story: I was attending a game in Phoenix during the Diamondbacks' inaugural season when I happened upon a "fan" and his girlfriend. As we're talking, a batter walks and -- I kid you not -- the young man asks, "It takes how many balls to walk?" Seriously. I thought, I probably would not hear that at Busch Stadium.
I bring this up as...
It has been quite the 2013 season for Arizona Diamondbacks starter Patrick Corbin so far. Not only is the young left-hander pitching at a high level, but he is finally starting to get recognized for it.
Trevor Cahill did not have it going tonight and the Cardinals made him pay, as they toppled the Diamondbacks 7-1 Monday night.
Let the honors begin for Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin.
Corbin earned National League Pitcher of the Month honors Monday after going 5-0 with a 1.53 ERA in May, beating out the likes of Pirates closer Jason Grilli and Phillies starter Cliff Lee.
The award comes a day after Corbin beat the Cubs despite his worst outing of the year, improving his record 9-0 and tying former...
Daniel Hudson left his Double-A rehab start on Tuesday due to some stiffness in his elbow. Hudson is coming off Tommy John surgery and was initially expected to make his return around the All-Star break. Nick Piecoro of The Arizona Republic reports that Hudson left after only pitching two innings.
Dbacks say that Daniel Hudson left his start with Double-A Mobile with elbow...
Although St Louis Cardinals rookie Michael Wacha struck out the side in the first inning, he was unable to replicate the success that he had in his first outing.Wacha found his pitch count elevated up to 41 pitches after just two innings. He had just the inning he needed in the third–setting down the Arizona Diamondbacks in order on just five pitches.However, the fourth and...
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Lance Lynn was feeling so good that he wanted to stay in the game. These days, everything is going right for the pitcher.
Lynn pitched seven solid innings and the St. Louis Cardinals got home runs from Yadier Molina and Carlos Beltran in a 7-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.
''It was a good night,'' Lynn said. ''We had a good plan...
By NICOLINO DIBENEDETTO
Paul Goldschmidt's production at the plate tends to have a major impact on the Arizona Diamondbacks' success.
That's particularly true against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Goldschmidt looks to continue being one of the main catalysts behind the NL West leaders Wednesday night in St. Louis.
The 25-year-old has emerged as Arizona'...