CINCINNATI - The Mets were willing to give free agent Derek Lowe a three-year contract over the winter, but would not match the Braves' bid of four... Read more
The Milwaukee Brewers have a staff infection, and it is manifesting itself in an unacceptable number of bases on balls.
For the second... Read more
The Milwaukee Brewers are a team completely out of sync.
And it took only eight games to get there.
Showing little life on offense and once... Read more
It seemed like ages ago since the shirt tails had come out.
It had been just four consecutive losses, but for a team with high expectations like... Read more
Cincinnati - The game needed a 46-minute delay before it could start.
And it needed even less time than that before it was finished.
In what... Read more
Cincinnati - This round was actually competitive.
Unlike the game before, this one wasn't decided within the first two innings.
And unlike... Read more
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
Braden Looper had incentive to win this game unlike any he's ever had in his career.
His grandfather, LaVerne, the man who gave him his first... Read more
For 10 consecutive games, the Milwaukee Brewers' bats had remained quiet.
Over the past seven games, very quiet.
The long-awaited explosion... Read more
Milwaukee Brewers centerfielder Mike Cameron was hit with an error in the third inning Sunday against the Cincinnati Reds, and he wasn't happy... 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
As the rest of the Mets quickly packed up and headed for the All-Star break, Mike Pelfrey seemed to be in no rush. There was no mad dash to the... Read more
Cincinnati — The rest of the Milwaukee Brewers' lineup was well aware that Prince Fielder and Ryan Braun did most of the heavy lifting during the... Read more
Cincinnati — Manny Parra's second start since returning from the minor leagues didn't go nearly as smoothly as the first.
But, placed in a... Read more
Cincinnati — In terms of a springboard for the second half of the season, splitting four games against the Cincinnati Reds wasn't exactly what the... 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
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