St. Louis Cardinals

Kenley Jansen

Contending teams can never have too many relievers

The Kansas City Royals made it look all so easy in 2014. With their bullpen trio of Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and Greg Holland, the Royals were almost unbeatable when they had the lead in […]


Jon Jay, Daniel Descalso, Jeff Luhnow

Cardinals stand accused of hacking Astros player database

Some cybersecurity experts believe professional sports teams have hacked rivals in the past without getting caught. The St. Louis Cardinals, one of the crown jewel franchises in baseball, now stand accused. Federal law enforcement authorities […]


Andre Ethier

Cards rally with 3 runs in 8th to beat Dodgers 4-2

Jhonny Peralta homered and singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday night. Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig, […]


Enrique Hernandez (left) and Yasiel Puig

Kershaw allows 1 hit and Ks 11 as Dodgers blank Cards 2-0

Clayton Kershaw allowed one hit and struck out 11 in eight innings against his October nemesis, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 Saturday night with a big swing from Yasiel […]


Jason Heyward, left, Enrique Hernandez, right

Cardinals beat Dodgers 2-1 with 2 runs in 8th

Carlos Martinez outpitched Brett Anderson again during their second low-scoring duel in six days, and the St. Louis Cardinals scratched across a pair of runs in the eighth inning to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers […]


Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal, left, and St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday, right,

Wacha, Cardinals beat Dodgers 7-1

Michael Wacha pitched seven effective innings, Jason Heyward and Kolten Wong drove in two runs each, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-1 on Thursday night in the opener of a […]


Brett Anderson

Anderson keeps Dodgers close, but Cards win

For Dodgers lefty Brett Anderson, the stat line was deceiving. Anderson turned in a quality start, giving up two runs over six innings. From the outside, it seemed Los Angeles ran into a better pitcher […]


Dodgers Cardinals Playoffs

Bullpen fails Dodgers in 3-1 loss to Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers got more than expected from Hyun-Jin Ryu. Maybe they should have let the lefty go a little deeper. Ryu made his first start since Sept. 12 and […]


Matt Kemp

Kemp’s HR lifts Dodgers over Cards, NLDS tied at 1

Matt Kemp skipped down the first base line, watching his drive fly while calling out to the ball, trying to coax it to stay fair. Once it sailed inside the foul pole and landed in […]


Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig, left, walks away from the plate after striking out as St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, right, reacts in the ninth inning to end Game 1 of baseball's NL Division Series in Los Angeles, Friday, Oct. 3, 2014. The Cardinals won 10-9. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Cardinals beat Dodgers 10-9 after Kershaw wilts

Matt Carpenter dug in against Clayton Kershaw, fouling off pitches and fighting an 0-2 count. He finally broke through, smacking a go-ahead three-run double that rallied the St. Louis Cardinals to victory. Carpenter’s hit highlighted […]