CINCINNATI - Before Friday night at Great American Ball Park, Joel Piñeiro never had lost to the Cincinnati Reds.
Then again, before Friday... Read more
CINCINNATI - For a second straight start, there was no Great Escape for Calamity Kyle.
A season of tumbles from the mound, late-night hospital... Read more
CINCINNATI - It required 401 pitches, including six that were hit out of the bandbox by the Ohio called Great American Ball Park.
The visiting... Read more
Starved for runs, the Cardinals had a swift lead and a fortuitous opportunity when the Cincinnati Reds had to absorb the sudden end to Edinson... Read more
Their attempt to connect on a groundball to the right side of the infield Wednesday resulted in an errant throw from Albert Pujols and a reaching,... Read more
Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, a recently converted true believer in carrying a 13th pitcher, discovered Wednesday that sometimes even having an... Read more
Chris Carpenter dealt and Albert Pujols cranked Thursday night at Busch Stadium. Suffice to say it was a very good night for the... Read more
CINCINNATI - Mark DeRosa has been with the Cardinals less than a week, but he already knows he's seen it all. "He's from another planet," said... Read more
Albert Pujols stepped into the box with two out in the seventh inning of Saturday's game at Cincinnati. The Cardinals, who had played poorly all... Read more
CINCINNATI - Righthander Chris Carpenter, for whom the Cardinals had been averaging only 3.1 runs a game in his first 11 starts, received some... Read more
The Cardinals may not have found another gear Monday night against the Cincinnati Reds, but they certainly rediscovered Kyle Lohse.
A season... Read more
If the Cardinals intended to test Cincinnati Reds left fielder Jonny Gomes Tuesday night, then this just in: Gomes aced the quiz.
Trying to... Read more
Mark DeRosa has hit second more often than any other place in manager Tony La Russa's lineup since being acquired in late June from Cleveland. But... Read more
CINCINNATI - Baseball's first team to clinch may also be an offense in trouble.
Once again the NL Central champion Cardinals encountered "plus"... Read more
CINCINNATI - Veteran righthander John Smoltz, who had walked only three hitters unintentionally in his first 34 innings as a Cardinal since coming... Read more
CINCINNATI • An hour after Monday's 11-6 season-opening win by the Cardinals, alarms suddenly went off at the Great American Ball Park, with a... Read more
CINCINNATI • If Monday's season opener was their demonstration of power, then the Cardinals revealed a more subtle way they can win Wednesday... Read more
CINCINNATI • For a brief moment before Thursday's start against the Cardinals, Cincinnati righthander Bronson Arroyo thought about tipping his... Read more
ST. LOUIS (AP) Following a rough plane ride to St. Louis early Friday morning, Cincinnati manager Dusty Baker was hoping for a quiet, peaceful... Read more
Before lifting up a bat borrowed from Adam Wainwright and taking his first swings in nearly three seasons, Cardinals closer Ryan Franklin turned to... Read more
CINCINNATI • The Cardinals ran smack into a scalding Cincinnati Reds team Friday night. The Reds crashed headlong into Jaime Garcia.
Advantage:... Read more
CINCINNATI — Saturday night at Great American Ball Park found Superman trying to fly without a cape. Actually, it was Adam Wainwright pitching... Read more
CINCINNATI -- Center fielder/philosopher Colby Rasmus described Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo's assortment as "doo-doo" and "a... Read more
Because the Cardinals have pretty much owned the NL Central for more than a decade, only occasionally offering up first place like a short-term... Read more
Somehow we got this all wrong. In this the so-called Year of the Pitcher with perfect games and microscopic ERAs popping up all over the place like... Read more
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