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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...
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.
St. Louis Cardinals relievers tossed four scoreless innings, winning NLCS Game 3 over Milwaukee Wednesday night at Busch Stadium.
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.
MLB Announced on Thursday that St. Louis Cardinal right fielder Lance Berkman and Boston Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury have won the Comeback Player of the Year award for their leagues.
Berkman was coming off a forgetful 2010 where he batted .248 and was traded from the only team he ever played for. Things didn’t get better after he joined the Yankees at the trade deadline...
Before Game 5 of the National League Championship Series on Friday night, Tony La Russa expressed excitement about the talent in place.
All those clutch hits by Albert Pujols and the St. Louis Cardinals disappeared Thursday night.
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
Lance Berkman of the St. Louis Cardinals and Jacoby Ellsbury of the Boston Red Sox are baseball's comeback players of the year.
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Tony La Russa called up some more bullpen magic for the St. Louis Cardinals.
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.
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.
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.