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Cardinals clinch NL Central title, follow with 1-0 win to close out regular season

With the NL Central already clinched before Game 162 with the Pirates’ 4-1 loss to the Giants, the Cardinals would win anyway in their regular season finale. As the game didn’t have any meaning, Adam Wainwright, who was originally going to start, was scratched and replaced by Nick Greenwood for extra rest heading into the postseason. Opening up the regular season back on March...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals clinch NL Central title with Pirates loss to Reds, Adam Wainwright, others scratched

Right before Game 162, the Cardinals have clinched the National League Central title following the Pirates’ 4-1 loss to the Reds in their regular season finale. Back in their World Series run in 2006, the Cardinals clinched the NL Wild Card Game following Atlanta’s loss on the final day of the regular season also. The Cardinals have now won back-to-back National League Central...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals activate Motte off DL, add four others

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals have activated reliever Jason Motte from the 15-day disabled list from a lower back strain, and added four others to put their active roster at 31 players. The Cardinals also recalled catcher Tony Cruz and left-handers Marco Gonzales, Nick Greenwood and Tyler Lyons. One will start in place of struggling Justin Masterson this week. Lyons and Gonzales...
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals activate Motte off DL, add four others

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals have activated reliever Jason Motte from the 15-day disabled list from a lower back strain, and added four others to put their active roster at 31 players. The Cardinals also recalled catcher Tony Cruz and left-handers Marco Gonzales, Nick Greenwood and Tyler Lyons. One will start in place of struggling Justin Masterson this week. Lyons and Gonzales...
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Louis Cardinals Announce September Call Ups

The St. Louis Cardinals announced a wave of September call ups today. The additions add depth and bring players with big-league experience back to the major league roster. The team has utilized the minor league system throughout the year to move players back and forth and add depth to the big league team. Now that the season is coming to a close for most of the minor league affiliates...
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals activate Motte off DL, add 4 others

ST. LOUIS (AP) The St. Louis Cardinals have activated reliever Jason Motte from the 15-day disabled list from a lower back strain, and added four others to put their active roster at 31 players. The Cardinals also recalled left-handers Marco Gonzales, Nick Greenwood and Tyler Lyons, and catcher Tony Cruz. One will start in place of struggling Justin Masterson this week. Lyons and...
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September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Louis Cardinals Adjust Roster

The St. Louis Cardinals, on the heels of a double header with the Chicago Cubs and in preparation for the end of the season, have announced several roster moves. Here is the press release from the club: ST. LOUIS, Mo., August 31, 2014 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced a number of roster moves prior to this afternoon’s series finale against the Cubs. The team recalled lefty...
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August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

The best defensive plays for the week ending August 12th

We’ve got another week of great defense in the books, and some of these guys really shined and thrived this week as the pennant races began to heat up. August 6th, Dodgers vs Angels – Kole Calhoun flashes leather. How’s this for a catch? Calhoun was nearly parallel to the ground when he made this grab. August 8th, Cardinals vs Orioles – staying with it. This is why you...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

The best defensive plays for the week ending August 12th

We’ve got another week of great defense in the books, and some of these guys really shined and thrived this week as the pennant races began to heat up. August 6th, Dodgers vs Angels – Kole Calhoun flashes leather. How’s this for a catch? Calhoun was nearly parallel to the ground when he made this grab. August 8th, Cardinals vs Orioles – staying with it. This is why you...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Ori-Oh-Noes: Cardinals Cudgeled In Baltimore

There were no signs of Omar, Marlo or Stringer Bell Friday night in Baltimore. The brutality, though, rivaled anything seen in HBO’s classic TV show ‘The Wire’. In fact, I think this clip featuring Senator Clay Davis sums up the 12-2 loss quite well: Physics defines momentum thusly: “the quantity of motion of a moving body, measured as a product of its mass and velocity”...
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August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals RHP Motte placed on DL with lower back sprain

BALTIMORE -- The St. Louis Cardinals have placed right-handed reliever Jason Motte on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back sprain. Mott has pitched 22 innings in 24 appearances this season. He has a 4.91 ERA. The move, announced Friday, is retroactive to Aug. 1. The 32-year-old Motte underwent elbow ligament surgery in May 2013 and started this season on the DL. He made his...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals RHP Motte placed on disabled list

BALTIMORE (AP) The St. Louis Cardinals have placed right-handed reliever Jason Motte on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back sprain. Mott has pitched 22 innings in 24 appearances this season. He has a 4.91 ERA. The move, announced Friday, is retroactive to Aug. 1. The 32-year-old Motte underwent elbow ligament surgery in May 2013 and started this season on the DL. He made...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Motte Injures Back, Greenwood Recalled

Former St. Louis Cardinals closer Jason Motte has suffered a back injury with Nick Greenwood recalled from Triple-A Memphis.
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals place Jason Motte on DL

Cardinals reliever Jason Motte has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Aug. 1, due to a lower back sprain, the club announced via press release. As a corresponding move, left-hander Nick Greenwood has been recalled from Triple-A Memphis. Motte, 32, has a 4.91 ERA, 1.50 WHIP and 16 strikeouts in 22 innings this season, as he's returned from Tommy John surgery.
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals place Motte on DL, recall Greenwood from Memphis

ST. LOUIS -- What has been an up-and-down season for Cardinals reliever Jason Motte trended down Friday when he was placed on the disabled list with a lower back sprain. The move is retroactive to Aug. 1, the last day he appeared in a game, the club announced. Motte, 32, missed all of the 2013 season and the first six weeks of 2014 after undergoing Tommy John surgery. He has a 4...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Martini propels Palm Beach to victory with a late-inning grand slam; The High Minors go 1-2 on Monday

The High Minors went 1-2 on Monday. Round Rock swept Memphis in their double-header. Springfield had an off day. Palm Beach beat Dunedin behind Nick Martini’s grand slam. Peoria had their game suspended for the second straight day. They will conclude their suspended game on Tuesday starting at 5 pm central and play a seven-inning game at the conclusion of the resumption.    ...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals Minor League Gameday: Ian McKinney looks to rebound tonight for State College

This is a new type of post that will highlight things like probable pitchers, standings update, news and notes on players and it will be published every day in the morning. It will also serve as a central post for a discussion thread.    Monday’s Schedule – All times Eastern 10:30 – DSL Cardinals at DSL Orioles2 12:00 – GCL Nationals at GCL Cardinals 6:00 – Memphis at...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce Caldwell smokes his 10th homer of the year; The High Minors go 2-2 on Thursday

The High Minors went 2-2 on Thursday. Memphis beat Omaha 6-4. Springfield fell to Arkansas 6-2. Palm Beach shut down Lakeland 7-1 as Bruce Caldwell clubbed his 10th homer. Beloit 11-4 blew out Peoria.       Memphis 6 Omaha 4   Game Highlights Audry Perez tied a season-best with three hits, with his third homer of the year and two RBI as the Redbirds beat Omaha 6-4. John Gast...
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August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Peoria wins behind Blake McKnight’s impressive start, while Randal Grichuk and Mason Katz both add to their homerun totals

The High Minors went 3-1 on Friday. Memphis garnered a narrow win over Iowa 3-2. Springfield fell to NW Arkansas 4-1. Palm Beach crushed Brevard County 13-7. Peoria beat Lansing 1-0 behind Blake McKnight’s incredible start.   Memphis 3 Iowa 2   Game Highlights John Gast remained hot after securing his third win of the year in a 3-2 victory over the Iowa Cubs. Gast allowed one...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals Minor League Gameday: Mason Katz looks to stay hot at the plate for Palm Beach

This is a new type of post that will highlight things like probable pitchers, standings update, news and notes on players and it will be published every day in the morning. It will also serve as a central post for a discussion thread.  Last Night’s High Minors Report Last Night’s Low Minors Report Saturday’s Schedule – All times Eastern 10:00 – GCL Cardinals at GCL Nationals...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals activate Siegrist from DL

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals have activated lefty reliever Kevin Siegrist from the 15-day disabled list and optioned rookie lefty Nick Greenwood to Triple-A Memphis. Siegrist had been on the DL for two months with a left forearm strain. In five rehab appearances with Double-A Springfield, he allowed no runs in 4 2/3 innings. In his most recent outing Monday, he worked 1 1...
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July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Cards Activate LHP Kevin Siegrist From DL

LEFTY RELIEVER NICK GREENWOOD OPTIONED TO MEMPHIS (AAA) ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 23, 2014 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have activated left-handed pitcher Kevin Siegrist (left forearm strain) from the 15-day disabled list and optioned left-handed pitcher Nick Greenwood to Memphis (AAA). Siegrist, who went on the disabled list May 24, appeared in five games...
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July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Poll: Which Cardinals bullpen pitcher do you trust the most?

Oh boy, has the St. Louis Cardinals’ bullpen had its ups and downs this year. What seemed like a pretty strong core going into the season, has had to rely heavily on Pat Neshek and Sam Freeman for a good chunk of the season. The Cards are getting another important piece to the ‘pen back on Wednesday, Kevin Siegrist. This will put three lefties in the pen, as Nick Greenwood is...
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July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Louis Cardinals: 3 players who could make their major league debuts this year

With the second half of the Major League Baseball season about to begin, I thought I would take a look at a couple of players who could make their MLB debuts during the second half. This is a pretty tough list to predict, after all, who would have thought Nick Greenwood would have made his? Or Marco Gonzales? So far in 2014, 7 players have made their debuts for the Cardinals. can...
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July 17, 2014  |  1 Comment

Cardinal First-Half Grades: The Pitchers

Pitching was the absolute strength of the Cardinal first half, and without a doubt the reason why the season remained in a salvageable position while the offense stayed in a prolonged rut. While it did not play out to form in some regards, with a series of surprising emergences and then sudden injuries changing the formation of the pitching staff several times. But as the first half...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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