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  • Cardinals cruise to 12-4 victory vs. Phillies

    PHILADELPHIA If any team was ready, in sports parlance, for a "laugher," it was the Cardinals. Ten of their previous 12 games had been decided by two runs or fewer and six of those were one-run games. And then they played the Philadelphia Phillies, who...
  • Cardinals keep Royals' bats at bay in 3-2 victory

    ST. LOUIS The ongoing cold streak of the Kansas City offense led to another loss on Saturday, a 3-2 defeat at the hands of the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. After sweeping Minnesota amid a four-game winning streak, the Royals have now dropped...
  • Cardinals scrape by Twins with 3-2 win

    ST. LOUIS When the Twins look back on Monday's 3-2 loss to the Cardinals, they'll remember it as the night Byron Buxton got his first hit a triple, of course. That's way more pleasant than remembering it as yet another dominant performance by John...
  • Cubs in holding pattern for NL All-Star voting

    Cubs in holding pattern for NL All-Star voting
    Three Chicago Cubs players failed to move up as the National League All-Star voting moves into its final two weeks. Rookie third baseman Kris Bryant remains second to Matt Carpenter of St. Louis in the latest voting results released Tuesday. First...
  • Wacha helps Cardinals hold off Twins for 3-2 victory

    ST. LOUIS Despite battling through two rain delays, starter Michael Wacha was able to fend off the Minnesota Twins in the Cardinals' 3-2 victory Tuesday afternoon. Wacha (9-2), who pitched 61/3 innings, gave up a leadoff single in the first to Brian...
  • Pitching puts it together for Twins in 3-1 win over Cardinals

    MINNEAPOLIS So far in June, the Twins offense hasn't gotten it done often enough. So that means the Twins must turn to the starting rotation to do more. Tommy Milone did just that on Wednesday night as the Twins held off the Cardinals for a 3-1 victory...
  • Attorney says Cardinals execs not behind Astros hacking

    High-level executives of the St. Louis Cardinals were not involved in the hacking of the Houston Astros' player personnel database, an attorney hired by the team said Wednesday, citing an internal review. The Cardinals said they retained the Dowd Bennett...
  • Vargas walk-off homer lifts Twins over Cardinals, 2-1

    MINNEAPOLIS Two struggling hitters. Two big blasts. One big win. The Twins looked destined for a crushing loss at Target Field on Thursday. They were stymied by Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia into the seventh inning. Mike Pelfrey seemed to be headed to...
  • Martinez leads Cardinals to 4-2 win over Rockies

    DENVER Nothing quite makes a struggling offense look better than a pitcher who doesn't need much help from it. Carlos Martinez tamed the elements and the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field long enough for the Cardinals to build a lead, add to it, and then...
  • Anthony Rizzo falls to 4th in latest NL All-Star voting

    Anthony Rizzo falls to 4th in latest NL All-Star voting
    DETROIT -- Despite an exceptional start, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo has fallen to fourth in the latest National League All-Star voting released Tuesday. Rizzo, who has a 12-game hitting streak to go with a .332 batting average with 11 home...
  • Holliday leaves with muscle tear as Rockies rout Cardinals

    DENVER As ugly as the score got on the giant display at Coors Field that looms over left field, it didn't compare to what the Cardinals saw in left field during the second inning. Running in as if to make a diving attempt on a bloop single, left...