Thursday Aug 21
St. Louis Cardinals
Pitching, injuries among factors for postseason push
After a 6-1 homestand pushed them to within 1 1/2 games of the division-leading Brewers, the Cardinals intend to make a push for another National League Central title over their final 36 games of the season.
The Morning Call
Tough luck for Smith, IronPigs in decisive inning of 5 t h consecutive loss
Greg Smith said he executed well enough in the seventh inning of Saturday night's game against Buffalo to have a sixth consecutive inning in which he faced the minimum three batters.
Blue Jays sign George Kottaras
Released by the Cardinals when they signed A.J. Pierzynski, journeyman catcher George Kottaras has joined the Blue Jays on a minor-league contract.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Allen Craig gets nod as Kelly looks to repeat success
Joe Kelly will make his third start Friday since returning from disabled list. His most recent start was a seven-inning gem that saw him surrender one run on five hits while striking out four.
Bleed Cubbie Blue
On The Horizon: Cubs vs. Cardinals Series Preview
I knew I should have said 1-2 on that Padres series. Man, that Kool-Aid will get you every time .