Minutes before they polished off a 4-2 victory over the Washington Nationals that stretched their season-long winning streak to eight, they got the evening's biggest triumph: X-rays on National League home run leader and MVP candidate Matt Carpenter came.
by: STATS/TSX — Yahoo Sports 14 Aug
It was about as bad an encore as the Washington Nationals could have created. Fresh off a brutal 4-3 loss Sunday night at the Chicago Cubs that saw closer Ryan Madson give up a two-out, two-strike pinch-hit grand slam to rookie David Bote in the bottom...
by: Yahoo Sports — Yahoo Sports 14 Aug
The Nationals' bullpen collapsed in epic fashion for the second straight game.
by: Associated Press — Yahoo Sports 14 Aug
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Paul DeJong handed the Washington Nationals a second straight walk-off loss, capping a back-and-forth finish with a game-ending solo homer in the ninth inning of the St. Louis Cardinals' 7-6 victory Monday night.
by: The Associated Press — Yahoo Sports 12 Aug
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Luke Weaver cut his finger while opening a food tray in the clubhouse at Kansas City and was scratched from his start against the Royals. Weaver had been scheduled to pitch Sunday. The accident occurred Saturday night when the.
by: STATS/TSX — Yahoo Sports 12 Aug
The St. Louis Cardinals, one of the hottest teams in the major leagues, will go for a sweep of the three-game series on Sunday against the Kansas City Royals. The Cardinals have won five straight series, their longest such series run since July 30-Aug. 19
by: Reuters — Yahoo Sports 10 Aug
Aug 9 (OPTA) - Box score from Miami Marlins vs St. Louis Cardinals on WednesdaySt. Louis 7, Miami 1 St. Louis ab r h rbi bb so avg Carpenter 1b 4 2 1 1 1 1 .281 Molina c 4 1 2 3 0 0 .285 Martinez rf 3 1 1 0 1 2 .293 Bader cf 1 1 0 0 0 1 .269 Ozuna lf 3 1.
by: The Associated Press — Yahoo Sports 9 Aug
Matt Carpenter leaped into a high-five with Yadier Molina at home plate, trotted down the dugout steps and skipped from one end of the bench to the other, slapping hands with teammates lined up on both sides of him. The NL home run leader hit a...
by: Reuters — Yahoo Sports 8 Aug
Aug 8 (OPTA) - Box score from Miami Marlins vs St. Louis Cardinals on TuesdaySt. Louis 3, Miami 2 St. Louis ab r h rbi bb so avg Carpenter 1b 4 1 1 1 0 2 .282 Molina c 4 0 0 0 0 1 .282 Martinez rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 .292 Hudson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 Norris p 0 0 0.
by: STATS/TSX — Yahoo Sports 7 Aug
Right-hander Miles Mikolas, who grew up less than two hours away from Marlins Park, returns home Tuesday night. Mikolas, who is from Jupiter, Fla., and played collegiately at NCAA Division II powerhouse Nova Southeastern University, is having a...
by: Reuters — Yahoo Sports 6 Aug
Adolis Garcia earned his shot at the majors, and now he's getting it. The St. Louis Cardinals announced the purchase of the 25-year-old Garcia's contract from Triple-A Memphis on Monday, a move made necessary after the team placed rookie outfielder Tyler.
by: Deadline — Yahoo Sports 6 Aug
Sunday night’s MLB game was not only a big win for the Boston Red Sox. The faceoff between the Red Sox and the New York Yankees, which saw Boston defeat New York in 10 innings, delivered the best Sunday Night Baseball rating in four years for ESPN,...