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ST. LOUIS Catcher Yadier Molina thought brother Bengie was going to sign with the Cardinals to be his backup prior to the 2011 season.
Two years later, he'll finally get the opportunity to put on the same uniform.
After a deal fell through prior to the 2011 season to have Bengie join the Cardinals as a player, the oldest Molina brother has joined the club as their assistant hitting coach. And Yadier couldn't be happier.
"They were pretty close to signing Bengie," Yadier said Monday. "I don't know what happened, they decided not to, but I'm happy to have him this year. I would have loved to play with him as a backup or something but it is what it is and he's on our side as a coach and I can't wait."
Bengie told FOXSportsMidwest.com during the 2011 World Series that he thought a deal to join the Cardinals the previous winter was essentially done. He recalled an emotional story about thinking he would finally get to play with Yadier afte...
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We have here a repeat of the first day – with different photos, of course. St. Louis Cardinals photos from Sunday’s second session of the 2013 Winter Warm-Up at St. Louis’ Hyatt Regency at the Arch.
Included in row order below are Joe Kelly, Shelby Miller, Allen Craig, Jon Jay, Jordan Swagerty, Pete Kozma, Edward Mujica and Trevor Rosenthal with more to come throughout...
ST. LOUIS, Mo - The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have agreed to terms with pitcher Jason Motte on a two-year contract for the 2013 and 2014 seasons, avoiding salary arbitration.
Motte, 30, tied for the National League lead with a career high 42 saves in 2012 and became the first Cardinal in franchise history to record every save during the season. The right-hander...
ST. LOUIS - Fans in St. Louis are familiar with the scenario of a franchise superstar player entering the final year of his contract with the Cardinals.
Albert Pujols left. Yadier Molina stayed. Next up is Adam Wainwright.
The star right-hander enters the final year of his contract in 2013 and will get a longterm deal and a massive raise from someone in the near future. But will...
Mike Matheny first encountered Stan Musial about two decades ago, watching the Hall of Famer draw a harmonica out of his jacket with an impish grin and captivate yet another crowd.
Whichever way the St. Louis Cardinals decide to memorialize Stan the Man, whether they wear armbands or a patch on their uniforms, their manager expects his team to adhere to Musial's work ethic....
The St. Louis Cardinals pitcher has been named by his teammates to receive a very special award.
Stan Musial, by any measure one of the greatest ever to play the game of baseball, died yesterday at his St. Louis-area home. He was 92.
The St. Louis Cardinals signed Musial as a pitcher in 1937, but he didn’t spend much time on the mound.
In his 22 seasons with the Cardinals (from 1941–1963, taking a break to serve in the Navy in 1945), “Stan the Man” compiled 3,630 hits...
Public visitation will be Thursday and the funeral mass Saturday at the Cathedral Bailica of St. Louis.
ST. LOUIS, January 21, 2013 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced that the family of Stan Musial has made the following funeral and public visitation arrangements for the Cardinals Hall of Famer.
A public visitation is planned for Thursday, January 24th from 2 P.M. to 8 P.M....
On Sunday morning, I was the guest of host Lori Rubinson on New York’s WFAN 660 Radio. Our subject was the life of St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Famer Stan Musial. The greatest player in team history passed away Saturday at the age of 92.
In the following audio interview, we touched on some of Musial’s many statistical milestones as Stan the Man, but our focus was more on Stan...
The St. Louis Cardinals versatile and valuable utilityman Matt Carpenter is the team’s 2012 Rookie of the Year.
Reliever Jason Motte and the St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to a $12 million, two-year contract, avoiding salary arbitration.
The 30-year-old right-hander had a career-high 42 saves in 49 chances last year, when he was 4-5 with a 2.75 ERA. He made $2 million.
Motte is 17-13 with a 2.87 ERA and 54 saves since his major league debut in 2008. He will be eligible for free agency after...
The St. Louis Cardinals are stacked with young pitching across the board in the farm system. While No. 10 in our ranking of the Cardinals top prospects of 2013 featured a position player, No. 9 will introduce the first of many pitchers that promise to make out top ten.
Our No. 9 prospect in the Cardinals organization is Tyrell Jenkins
Tyrell Jenkins,RHP, 20 (will turn...