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7 hrs ago | Rant Sports

St. Louis Cardinals Are Delivering Consistent Series Performances Despite Surprising Slumps

Through 15 games, the St. Louis Cardinals sit at a tidy 9-6, with nowhere near any of the maximum efficiency the roster is capable of.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Pete Kozma, Matt Holliday

10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Defending NL champion St. Louis Cardinals come to town

Much is made of the Nationals' struggles against the Atlanta Braves, their fiercest rival and defensing division champion.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ryan Mattheus, National League, Major League Baseball, St. Louis Cardinals, Atlanta Braves, Jayson Werth

Wed Apr 16, 2014

ArcaMax Publishing

Cardinals fall to Brewers; Joe Kelly likely to miss at least one start

St. Louis Cardinals righthander Joe Kelly, who prides himself on being the complete athlete and not just some ordinary Joe pitcher, has said one of the best ways to display that would be to leg out a bunt.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Joe Kelly, St. Louis Cardinals, Major League Baseball, Tyler Lyons

Rock Hill Herald

Peralta helps Brewers beat Cards 5-1 and stop skid

Milwaukee, which entered the series with a nine-game winning streak, had one run and six hits in losing the first two games to St. Louis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Jonathan Lucroy, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, Joe Kelly, Matt Adams

ABC News

Peralta Helps Brewers Beat Cards 5-1 and Stop Skid

Wily Peralta allowed one run in 6 1-3 innings, and the Milwaukee Brewers turned two errors into four unearned runs Wednesday in a 5-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals that avoided a series sweep.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Jonathan Lucroy, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, Joe Kelly, Matt Adams

Reviewing the Brew

Groundballs Galore for Jean Segura

When it comes to hitting groundballs, Jean Segura is king. Nobody in Major League Baseball, aside from Allen Craig , has a higher groundball percentage than Segura.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jean Segura

Viva El Birdos

Recap: Miller, Birds best Brewers; Karma crushes crew

On Jackie Robinson day 2014, Cardinal fans were treated to a team performance with a lot to like.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Matt Holliday, Jim Henderson, Matt Adams, Yadier Molina

Rant Sports

5 Ridiculous Overreactions To St. Louis Cardinals' Early Action

The St. Louis Cardinals have been dominant in recent years, appearing in the World Series in two of the past three seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Freese, Chris Carpenter, Yadier Molina, Oscar Taveras

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Brewers bats cold again in 6-1 loss to Cardinals

But after a nine-game winning streak, Milwaukee's bats have gone cold in two straight losses.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, St. Louis Cardinals, Shelby Miller

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Brewers' win streak snapped by Cardinals

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Jonathan Lucroy, Baseball Players, Jon Jay, Lance Lynn, Milwaukee Brewers

Examiner.com

An evaluation of the 2014 St. Louis Cardinals so far

Yesterday the St. Louis Cardinals advanced their record to seven wins and five losses with a 6-4 win over the Chicago Cubs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, Yadier Molina, Matt Adams, Kolten Wong, Matt Holliday

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Edwin Jackson can't hold lead as Cubs lose to Cards

As the Chicago Cubs enjoy a day off Monday in New York, they'll need to address two pitching issues of varying levels of urgency.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Edwin Jackson, Blake Parker, Justin Grimm

Belleville News Democrat

Rosenthal pitching through command issues, drop in velocity

The St. Louis Cardinals closer is battling ineffectiveness and a drop in velocity in the first two weeks of the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, St. Louis Cardinals

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Cubs vs. Cardinals Preview, Sunday 4/13, 1:15 CT

There isn't a whole lot to say about this game; if the Cubs win it, that will make their first series win in their last nine series, dating back to last September.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Trevor Rosenthal, Matt Adams, Edwin Jackson, Michael Wacha

Sat Apr 12, 2014

News Herald

Time to introduce the worry meter

Please allow me to open this discussion by telling you things that have actually happened in some of my leagues.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Asdrubal Cabrera, Leonys Martin, Scott Van Slyke, Tanner Scheppers, Homer Bailey

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Carpenter, Wainwright help Cardinals top Cubs 10-4

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Saturday, April 12, 2014, in St. Louis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Adam Wainwright, Daniel Descalso, Jon Jay, St. Louis Cardinals, Major League Baseball

WLBT-TV Jackson

Wacha pitches Cards past Reds 5-3 in home opener

Home opener hoopla was no distraction at all for Michael Wacha. Neither was the 49-degree chill for the first pitch.

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Related Topix: Sports, Zack Cozart, Baseball Players, Michael Wacha, Matt Carpenter, Lance Lynn, St. Louis Cardinals, Major League Baseball

Examiner.com

Cardinals to extend John Mozeliak

The Cardinals have announced this morning that they will be extending the contract of General Manger John Mozeliak for an additional 2 seasons; he'll now be with the club until 2018.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players

Cubbies Crib

Renteria says Jose Veras will remain the Cubs' closer

Despite blowing a two-run lead against the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night, Jose Veras will remain the Chicago Cubs' closer, according to manager Rick Renteria in post-game interviews.

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Related Topix: Sports, Daniel Descalso, Jon Jay, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Yadier Molina, Carlos Marmol

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Castillo's 3-run homer off Rosenthal lifts Cubs over Cardinals 6-3 in 11 innings

Welington Castillo hit a three-run homer in the 11th inning off closer Trevor Rosenthal, who struck out with an unusual chance to win it, and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 on Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Welington Castillo, Baseball Players, Matt Carpenter, Tony Cruz, Pete Kozma

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