CHICAGO - The Cardinals did more good than bad against the Chicago Cubs on Thursday.
Which is to say they must have done plenty... Read more
CHICAGO - Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols said Friday that he does indeed plan to participate in a sponsor promotion before the July 13... Read more
CHICAGO -- Sunday night's rainout between the Cardinals and Chicago Cubs has been rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheader on Sunday July... Read more
The Cardinals entered Friday as a novelty: a team bearing one of the game's four best records while leading its league in errors.
Once again... Read more
CHICAGO • They didn't talk of redemption.
Instead, the Cardinals breathed a heavy sigh of relief after rescuing what would have been a crushing... Read more
With his team having lost four straight games, Chicago Cubs righthander Rich Harden did what good, veteran big-league starters do. He stopped the... Read more
It was, perhaps, the most unfair question I've ever asked of Cardinals manager Tony La Russa.
Your choice, Tony.
A healthy... Read more
Wobbly from a misspent weekend against Milwaukee, the Cardinals entered the series against the Cubs expecting the return of a starting... Read more
CHICAGO - A sliver of season grew into a slice, and a slice has grown into a wedge.
Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field the Cardinals played their... Read more
CHICAGO - The Cardinals saw Ted Lilly on Saturday at Wrigley Field. Coincidentally, they never saw the lead.
Celebrating his 100th career... Read more
Added as a late replacement to the American League All-Star team on Sunday, Tampa Bay first baseman Carlos Peña will be a featured slugger for the... Read more
CHICAGO - The Cardinals on Sunday night reached the season's mystical midpoint in a major league-most 91 games, long enough to retrieve Kyle Lohse... Read more
John Smoltz, 42, must be all right. A week after accepting a cortisone injection to his right shoulder Smoltz crammed 108 pitches into six innings... Read more
The Cardinals were found guilty Sunday night of premature celebration.
One moment the Redbirds looked to have completed a three-game sweep of... Read more
Too many starters and no logical one to put in the bullpen.
Now, too many outfielders to fit in three places -- especially with one who's doing... Read more
Touted pitching prospect Andrew Cashner will join the Cubs' bullpen this week, adding a new element to the team's unsettled pitching... Read more
Tyler Colvin, the Cubs' 24-year-old right fielder who looks like he would get carded trying to buy root beer, was standing at his locker and... Read more
They say they still believe. Maybe they have to.
But the reality is becoming more inescapable with every one-run loss on the pile, with every... Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Nobody would've blamed Cubs manager Lou Piniella for staying home in Tampa, Fla., after watching another rough-and-stumble four games... Read more
ST. LOUIS -- This was the Cubs' version of moneyball.
Or at least a reminder of what all their money was supposed to buy them this season.
It... Read more
ST. LOUIS -- By quirk of the schedule, four of the Cubs' five series against the St. Louis Cardinals come in their last 66 games, including all six... Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Cubs third baseman Aramis Ramirez dispelled speculation he might opt out of his contract by telling the Sun-Times on Monday that he... Read more
ST. LOUIS -- The process of elimination continued to play out for guys such as Mike Quade and Randy Wells, even on the day after the Cubs' official... Read more
ST. LOUIS -- Leave it to Carlos Zambrano to start pitching better than he has in more than four years -- and then announce his... Read more
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