Game Report: Cardinals 18, Cubs 5
Game Report: Cardinals 18, Cubs 5
Matt Carpenter became the first Cardinals player in history with five extra-base hits in a game - three homers and two doubles - and drove in seven runs on Friday at Wrigley Field.
Much of Shildt's success is linked to a book
Much of Shildt's success is linked to a book
Mike Shildt's preparation for his new job included stints as a teacher, scout, minor-league coach and manager and major-league coach. A small black book also was involved.
Cardinals believe Gorman can be
Cardinals believe Gorman can be "a special player"
It hasn't taken long for 18-year-old Nolan Gorman, to make a favorable impression on the Cardinals and prompt long-time coaches to say he has a chance to be "a special player."
Can the Cardinals find another All-Star in Japan?
Can the Cardinals find another All-Star in Japan?
The success Miles Mikolas has had, making the All-Star team, has provided confirmation the Cardinals' scouting process in Japan is working. They are already trying to find the next Mikolas.
Desire for new voice prompted Matheny's firing
Desire for new voice prompted Matheny's firing
The Cardinals hierarchy did not believe the team was going to be able to improve its performance without making a change in managers, prompting the firing of Mike Matheny.
Dakota Hudson about to step onto two big stages
Dakota Hudson about to step onto two big stages
Dakota Hudson has become the best pitching prospect in the Cardinals farm system. His competition this week is the Triple A All-Star game and the Futures Game.
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Game Report: Cardinals 4, Indians 0


John Gant replaced the injured Michael Wacha in the Cardinals' rotation on Monday night and allowed just one hit over seven scoreless innings in the win over the Indians at Busch Stadium. 

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Post-Game Audio: Matheny, Gant 6-25-18

The Cardinals beat the Indians at Busch Stadium Monday night for their third win in a row and the franchise's 10,000th win since it's inception. To hear the post-game interviews click the audio player.

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Game Report: Cardinals 8, Brewers 2 -- Plus Post-game Interviews


Jose Martinez capped a five-run fourth inning with a three-run homer to help Luke Weaver win his first game since May 11 as the Cardinals beat the Brewers Sunday in Milwaukee. 

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All quiet for Blues on trade front during second day of NHL draft


It was all quiet for the Blues on the trade front during the second day of the NHl Draft in Dallas but some of GM Doug Armstrong's conversations could pave the way for future deals. 

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Game Report: Cardinals 3, Brewers 2


Yadier Molina hit two home runs for the second time in four days to account for all of the Cardinals' runs as they snapped a three-game losing streak Saturday in Milwaukee.

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Blues trade up four spots, select Swedish right-winger in draft


The Blues traded up four spots and selected right-winger Dominik Bokk out of the Sweden junior league in the NHL draft on Friday night. They traded the 29th and 76th picks to Toronto for the chance to draft Bokk.

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Game Report: Brewers 2, Cardinals 1


Jack Flaherty did not allow a hit for 6 1/3 innings Friday night but gave up a homer to Jesus Aguilar to ruin his start, and Aguilar later hit a walk-off homer off Bud Norris to give the Brewers the win over the Cardinals. 

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Post-Game Audio by Mike Reeves in Milwaukee: Mike Matheny, Jack Flaherty, Tommy Pham

The Cardinals lost to the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 Friday night in Milwaukee. To hear the post-game interviews, click the audio player.

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Kevin Harlan wins National Sportscaster of the Year; Mike Kelly, Vahe Gregorian, B.J. Rains get State Awards at National Dinner

Kevin Harlan, Mike Kelly, Vahe Gregorian and B.J. Rains will be honored at the National Sportswriters and Sportscasters Awards Dinner this Monday June 25th in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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Game Report: Brewers 11, Cardinals 3


The Cardinals were in desperate need of a well-pitched game from Carlos Martinez on Thursday night in Milwaukee but didn’t get it. He didn’t get much help from the offense or defense, either.

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Saturday, July 21, 2018

- Matt Carpenter became the first Cardinals player in history with five extra-base hits in a game - three homers and two doubles - and drove in seven runs on Friday in an 18-5 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field. He hit a leadoff homer in the first, a two-run homer in the secibdm gad twi doubles in a seven-run fourth and hit a three-run homer in the sixth before coming out of the game with the Cardinals leading 15-1.

- Carpenter's 16 total bases tied the franchise record set by Mark Whten when he hit four homers in a game in 1993. He tied Lou Brock's record with 21 leadoff homers in his career.

- The Cardinals and Cubs play a day-night doubleheader today, with Luke Weaver and John Gant the scheduled starters for the Cardinals.. 

 

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