The San Diego Union-Tribune
Wild Ross good enough to beat Cardinals
The San Diego Padres host the St. Louis Cardinals at Petco Park. Padres starting pitcher Tyson Ross on the mound in the first inning.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Knoxville News Sentinel
Adams, Pierzynski lead Cardinals past Cubs 6-3
Matt Adams drove in four runs, A.J. Pierzynski had three hits in his St. Louis debut and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Saturday to stop a four-game skid.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Adams is Cardinals' 'guy' again
Once again, the Cardinals relied on Matt Adams' clutch bat. Adams drove in four runs, A.J. Pierzynski had three hits in his St. L ... Andrew A. Nelles/Associated Press St. Louis' Jon Jay reacts after scoring past Chicago Cubs catcher Welington Castillo in the seventh inning.
Viva El Birdos
Matt Holliday's power is on the rise
Matt Holliday has sprung to life in July, but his season numbers are still lacking in the power department.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Cubs' relievers need relief, too; Neil Ramirez sent down
The Cubs had planned as early as spring training to find rest opportunities for relief pitchers as the summer wound toward August.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
St. Louis Cardinals beat Chicago Cubs
JULY 26: Jon Jay #19 of the St. Louis Cardinals steals third base against the Chicago Cubs during the seventh inning on July 26, 2014 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.
Adams four RBIs, Pierzynski's three hits pace Cards' win over Cubs
The Cardinals believed they had a need for a more experienced and established catcher.
The News Tribune
Recap: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis
Matt Adams finished with a pair of hits and drove in four runs, leading St. Louis to a 6-3 decision over Chicago in the second edition of a three-game series.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Miami Herald
Cubs hand Cardinals 4th straight loss, 7-6
The fair grounds in Tamiami Park also host about 70 events a year. Thousands braved the rain during the 24th Colombian Independence festival at the Miami-Dade County Fair & Exposition on July 2012.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Game Log: Cubs tie game with 3-run shot
Compared to Wood's 66 pitches in two innings, Joe Kelly was cruising. His first inning took just 17 pitches and he seemed to be in control the whole way.
The Washington Evening Journal
Here comes the trade deadline
It's less than a week until the end of July, and as many baseball fans know, that means the rumor mills are filled to the brim with trade speculation around Major League Baseball, one of my favorite times of the season.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Cardinal system recap: swept by the Rays
The system went 3-5 last night, with 2 incomplete games in Palm Beach . Jon Jay strikes out on a walk.
Viva El Birdos
Oscar Taveras, the lineup card, & player development
As Matt Adams climbed up the St. Louis Cardinals organizational ladder, I maintained a healthy level of skepticism about the slugger's ability to develop into a middle-of-the-order bat in the big leagues.
Rays 3, Cards 0: All Alex Cobb does is throw strikes
Who here honestly thought we'd win both of these games? Seriously, be honest. Against Waino and Lynn, the aces of the Cardinal staff, I was hoping for a split.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Cobb outduels Lynn, Tampa Bay beats St. Louis 3-0
"Some nights you are going to get out-pitched," Lynn said. "That was my view of the game.
In the bottom of the seventh inning in the game between the Rays and the Cardinals, Jon Jay appeared to strike out on a 4-2 pitch.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Viva El Birdos
Oscar Taveras' theoretical existence, George Kottaras' signing, and Peter Bourjos' daring escape out of Mike Matheny's garden of forgotten toys have allowed the manager to shift his lineups from very lefty heavy to very righty heavy when he chooses.
The latest St. Louis Cardinals and David Price trade rumors
As the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline approaches the St. Louis Cardinals continue to be mentioned along with perhaps the biggest trade target this year, David Price of the Tampa Bay Rays.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Viva El Birdos
St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Payroll Considerations
Most trade speculation has revolved around trade targets like David Price and Cliff Lee or the players the Cardinals would have to give up, like Oscar Taveras or Carlos Martinez.
Sweep eludes Cardinals after loss to Dodgers
They touched up Kershaw, who had given up a total of five runs in his last eight starts, all victories, for three runs in seven innings, two of them stunningly coming in the sixth on a game-tying home run by light-hitting Peter Bourjos.