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After a miraculous 2011 season, Lance Berkman's fortune wore out in St. Louis in 2012.
Berkman found himself often injured in 2012 and underwent two knee surgeries during the season. It was a trying time for Berkman throughout the year and certainly not what the "Big Puma" had hoped.
Berkman appeared in just 32 games for the Cardinals in 2012, hitting .259 with...
Lance Berkman had a rough season hitting as many homers as he had knee surgeries (2). He was coming off a ‘11 campaign where he hit .301/.412/.547 with 31 HR's, 94 RBI's, 90 runs and a .959 OPS. But he was bitten hard by the injury bug which has put his future and career in doubt.
Joe Strauss of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch caught up with Berkman after the Cardinals were...
BRING HIM BACK
The Cardinals are unlikely to bring back Lance Berkman, but could the Big Puma end up back with the team he used to play for?
In every summer’s draft, there seems to be one or two players who are reported as signed by the St. Louis Cardinals, but end up not becoming a professional.
The reason could be cold feet, a misunderstanding or perhaps a medical problem. Usually, the specific details of individual cases do not come out.
That isn’t the case with 2012 34th round selection Mark Trentacosta. The left...
ST. LOUIS - Mike Matheny hasnt had much time to sit and reflect on his recently completed first season as a big league manager. But the Cardinals skipper plans to do that soon, hopefully in a deer stand somewhere within Americas wilderness.
By that point, Matheny will hopefully be able to find the positives from a season that finished in heartbreak and disappointment. The first...
Although the St. Louis Cardinals looked poised for another exhilarating run to a championship while up three games to one on the San Francisco Giants in the NLCS, the Giants came back to win the series. Instead of looking at the series as a complete failure by the Cardinals, a more realistic view might show the Giants were simply a better team in 2012.
Sure, the Cardinals had Chris...
Catcher Yadier Molina is the glue that holds the St. Louis Cardinals together. It should come as no surprise he is our selection as The Cardinal Nation/Scout.com Player of the Year.
When the St. Louis Cardinals really needed him, Kyle Lohse stepped up with his best-ever season.
Hot News for C Yadier Molina
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina easily had his best offensive season of his career. Molina hit .315 on the season with a career high 22 home runs and 76 RBI's this season while helping to anchor the middle of the Cardinals batting order.
While Molina's offense has improved tremendously, his defense has always been a strength and 2012 was no different.
ST. LOUIS (AP) Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak says it's unlikely the team can re-sign 16-game winner Kyle Lohse and doesn't see a spot for Lance Berkman even in a reduced role.
Lohse led the majors in winning percentage, going 16-3, and was among the league leaders with a 2.79 ERA. The Cardinals appear to have a full rotation plus young prospects such as Shelby...