Found October 15, 2011 on
The Cardinals got to this stage through talent, resurgence and a slew of inspiring play. But you don't make the playoffs despite being 10 1/2 back on Aug. 25 without a little bit of luck.

Cards manager La Russa dropping hints about 2012

Tony La Russa sounds like he wants to return as St. Louis Cardinals manager next season. Before Game 5 of the NL championship series Friday night, La Russa expressed excitement about the talent in place. He said there was so much right-handed depth in the bullpen that some pitchers might have to be viewed as starters, even though the team already has its rotation in place for 2012...

Couple of miscues loom large for Theriot

Cardinals second baseman Ryan Theriot had his difficulties both in the field and at bat on Thursday during a game he'd rather forget, one that the Brewers won to knot the NLCS at 2.

MLB games drawing high levels of social media activity

Two social media tools I use regularly are Twitter and Facebook. Like most of them, there is plenty of noise to filter through, along with some news and information, as well. When following a hashtag associated with a sports team such as #stlcards for the St. Louis Cardinals, the level of activity during a game is very high. Recently, I came across a website,, that...

Tony La Russa sounds like he's returning to the Cardinals

Before Game 5 of the National League Championship Series on Friday night, Tony La Russa expressed excitement about the talent in place.

Schumaker: Overseas Work Trip Planned

Hot News for OF Skip Schumaker

Bats go quiet for Cardinals as Brewers tie NLCS

All those clutch hits by Albert Pujols and the St. Louis Cardinals disappeared Thursday night.

Jackson not worried about getting pulled early

MILWAUKEE • Edwin Jackson, who has never started a World Series game, has a chance to pitch the Cardinals into one Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers. Even though recent history says he may not be a

Cards lead 3-2 in NLCS

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Tony La Russa called up some more bullpen magic for the St. Louis Cardinals.

Hairston's great play quickly muted by error

In a span of two pitches, the Cardinals went from frustration to elation in the second inning of Game 5 of their National League Championship Series with the Brewers. Brewers third baseman Jerry Hairston Jr. exprienced the highs and lows of the inning, where St. Louis scored three times.

Milwaukee Brewers even NLCS with St. Louis Cardinals

Randy Wolf outfoxed the St. Louis Cardinals for seven innings to earn his first postseason win at age 35 in a 4-2 victory Thursday night.

Cardinals take NLCS lead

The bumbling Brewers made four errors that led to three unearned runs, and the St. Louis Cardinals survived a short start by Jaime Garcia to beat Milwaukee, 7-1, Friday night to take a 3-2 lead in the NL Championship Series.
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