Posted February 27, 2012 on
An eighth major national prospect list has been released and the St. Louis Cardinals are well represented.

McClellan acknowledges uncertain future

JUPITER, Fla. - Kyle McClellan heard the trade rumors last month. And he knows they probably will continue. "I'm sure it's still going to go on all spring," the right-hander admits. "If you have seven guys for five spots and everybody is healthy, there's still going to be talk. That's just the way it goes." Faced with a numbers crunch that currently...

Cardinals giving Greene chance to win 2B job

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) St. Louis Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak would like to see Tyler Greene take over for Skip Schumaker as the team's regular second baseman. First-year manager Mike Matheny isn't ready to commit to the switch. "I'm trying not to have any preconceived ideas what that is going to look like over there," Matheny said. "Who's going...

Cards, Molina soon to finalize extension

Citing an unnamed source, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch published a report on Monday stating that the Cardinals and catcher Yadier Molina are expected to finalize terms of a multiyear extension by the end of the week.

No news is good news to start St. Louis Cardinals Spring Training

The St. Louis Cardinals opened camp for pitchers and catchers Feb. 18 and had their first full-squad workout Thursday in Jupiter, Fla. So far there hasn’t been much of note to come from any Spring Training activities, and that’s a good thing. At this point last year the Cardinals had already grabbed headlines throughout the country for two major reasons. First baseman Albert...

Yadier Molina and Cardinals close on 5-year extension

Catcher Yadier Molina and the St. Louis Cardinals are close to a five-year contract extension.  Several unconfirmed reports (via FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal) indicate that the deal is either “north” of $60 million or $75 million. Earlier today, Joe Strauss of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch said that both sides are “very optimistic” and the terms are “all but finalized...

Cardinals' Rzepczynski more confident this spring

Lefthander Marc Rzepczynski is working to modify his curveball and condition himself as a reliever.

Matt Carpenter hopes his versatility puts him on Cardinals' roster

JUPITER, Fla. • A sensation last spring, Cardinals minor leaguer Matt Carpenter has started this spring training thinking only about variation.

Schumaker committed to helping young Cards

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) Skip Schumaker knows the big league life won't last forever, that some high draft pick will eventually take his job. Helping those kids get ready, he believes, is part of his job. St. Louis Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak envisions Schumaker as a super utility player this season, capable of starting at second base where he's been the regular the...

Cardinals cautious about Craig's return

Cardinals are hoping for the best but preparing for the worst regarding Allen Craig's availability for opening day.

Molina, Cards closing on deal

JUPITER, Fla. -- The Cardinals and Gold Glove catcher Yadier Molina are close to agreement on a multi-year extension likely to make Molina the seventh catcher in the game's history to realize a deal w

Molina & Cardinals making progress

They may have lost out on Albert Pujols but there is some good news for St. Louis Cardinals fans. There’s an Opening Day deadline to get an extension done with catcher Yadier Molina and it seems like the two sides are finally making some progress. Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the team is now willing to offer a four or five year deal. His agent is hopeful something...

Cards holding early online-only ticket sale

Individual tickets to 2012 Cardinals home games go on sale at 10 a.m. CT on Friday, though the club also announced plans to hold an early, online-only sale this Wednesday at noon.
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