It was not so much that Cardinals righthander Joel Piñeiro won just seven games last year. It was that he squandered a dozen other leads, in games... Read more
Standing on-deck within Busch Stadium's creeping shadows, Cardinals left fielder Chris Duncan never saw Albert Pujols more clearly than on Saturday... Read more
HOUSTON - Cardinals starter Kyle Lohse regained his familiar form in his second game back from the disabled list, but he couldn't avoid a familiar... Read more
HOUSTON - Just as the late show of power masked an otherwise dismal showing, the Cardinals contend that dismal showing warps what was a step... Read more
HOUSTON - The Houston Astros reached previously bulletproof closer Ryan Franklin in the ninth inning to spoil a gem by Chris Carpenter and send a... Read more
Apparently, every day is a Holliday, as in July 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 and 31.
Those are the dates of the games Matt Holliday has played for... Read more
The wheels haven't necessarily come off for the Houston Astros, but the lug nuts are loose.
After completing a three-game sweep of the Cardinals... Read more
Empowered with a one-pitch answer to any situation he's thrown himself into this season, Joel Piñeiro left the mound Wednesday after another superb... Read more
When the Cardinals didn't hit in May and June, questions about their offense typically started with "if."
Now that they have reached some August... Read more
HOUSTON - Star-crossed Cardinals pitcher Kyle Lohse began his audition for a role in October on Monday only to be upstaged by a teammate also... Read more
HOUSTON - While some of his teammates have already used Houston as a launch pad for how they hope to play in October, Cardinals starter Joel... Read more
The Cardinals got enough runs early and sturdy relief late to take advantage of what starter Brad Penny did with his dream start in between.
A... Read more
Even before the Cardinals were in position to sweep Houston, manager Tony La Russa outlined reasons why the winless Astros unnerved him.
They... Read more
The way Tuesday's seventh inning unraveled on the Cardinals with a couple of errors and a few perfectly placed hits absolved Brad Penny of any... Read more
Cardinals starter Kyle Lohse's short-term troubles with messy innings this season are rooted in his long-term search for the pitcher he once... Read more
A verbally colorful exchange between Carlos Lee and Chris Carpenter caused the benches to clear Thursday, but it didn't capture the Cardinals'... Read more
HOUSTON • For all their inconsistencies this season, the Cardinals still have managed to define themselves.
Clarification continued Saturday... Read more
Blake Hawksworth's 5 1/3 innings meshed neatly with the work of his former bullpen mates as the Cardinals concluded the first half with a 4-2 win... Read more
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