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  1. Report: Cubs sign catcher David Ross to two-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... Sacramento last year, earning Pacific Coast League All-Star honors. He was acquired from the Cardinals in the Matt Holliday trade, and had seven at-bats with the A's in 2013. To make room for Lavernway and Peterson on the 40-man roster, the Cubs ...

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  2. Cubs claim Lavarnway, Peterson off waiversRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    ... 101 runs scored. He was a second-round Draft pick by the Cardinals in 2008 and was traded to the A's in the Matt Holliday deal. Roach, 25, was claimed off waivers from the Padres on Nov. 12. He went 1-0 with a 4.75 ERA in 16 appearances, including ...

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  3. Selig to be honored at St. Louis Writers' DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... as the chapter's Rookie of the Year winners. Jhonny Peralta , Lance Lynn , Trevor Rosenthal , Jon Jay , Matt Holliday and Matt Carpenter were selected as recipients of the Stockton/Broeg Award for outstanding achievement in 2014. Mark Ellis will ...

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  4. Cubs Claim Shane Peterson On Waivers From AthleticsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Friday, they have apparently done so, according to Ken Rosenthal, though not any of the guys we have been thinking about: The lefthanded-hitting Peterson, who turns 27 in February, has played all three outfield positions in the Cardinals and Athletics organizations as well as some first base. He went to the A's in 2009 as part of the deal that sent Matt Holliday to St. Louis.

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  5. Cincinnati Reds in Review: RP Logan OndrusekRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Blog Red Machine

    ... had recorded the first out of the inning, before conceding to Ondrusek. From there, three straight singles by Matt Holliday , Matt Adams , and Jhonny Peralta ended the contest, before Ondrusek could so much as record an out. Contrary to what the ...

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  6. Predicting the St. Louis Cardinals' 2015 Starting Lineup After Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rant Sports

    ... the two spot should give him many more RBI opportunities. After a relativley weak first half of the season, Matt Holliday silenced his critics about his power outage by homering 14 times in the second half as he put the team on his back. Though he ...

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  7. Jim Henderson: Brewers Season in ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Reviewing the Brew

    Apr 15, 2014; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Jim Henderson walks off the mound as St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday runs the bases after Holliday hit a solo home run in the ninth inning at Miller Park. The Cardinals beat the Brewers 6-1.

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  8. Future Redbirds Season Review: Memphis RedbirdsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Viva El Birdos

    ... Peter Bourjos on a soup diet, and with Jon Jay and the aforementioned Boujos still on the roster along with Matt Holliday that's five outfielders the Cardinals are already likely to carry -- Pham would make six. Barring injury or a trade, Pham is ...

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  9. St. Louis Cardinals reportedly agree to deal with free agent Mark ReynoldsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Viva El Birdos

    ... innings in the outfield in his career, indicates that the Cards are okay with the Bourjos-Grichuk duo spelling Matt Holliday , Jon Jay , and Jason Heyward . Early in his career, Reynolds was ostensibly a third baseman. He was only ever allowed to ...

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  10. Cards weighing internal options for righty hitter at firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Major League Baseball

    ... [manager Mike] Matheny would be an advocate for that." The Cardinals do not have similar interest in exploring Matt Holliday as a possible first baseman. Yadier Molina is capable of playing the position, but the Cardinals know his value remains ...

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  11. Cardinals might get in on local boy ScherzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | CBS Sports

    ... for big free agents, and its better players have generally stayed on reasonable or semi-reasonable contracts. Matt Holliday 's $120 million, seven-year deal is the biggest St. Louis has signed to date, though the Cardinals offered about $200 million ...

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  12. Cincinnati Reds in Review: RP Curtis PartchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Blog Red Machine

    ... memory I'll never forget, it's unfortunately a negative. During his Major League debut, Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday hit the ball halfway back to Missouri for a game-winning Grand Slam. Yet in 2014, Partch got his revenge. Up with the squad ...

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  13. Yikes!: Worst offseason trades for every MLB teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Sporting News

    ... Kansas City). The trade: Nov. 10, 2008: Sent Carlos Gonzalez, Huston Street and one other to the Rockies for Matt Holliday The result: First, a special shout-out to then-owner Charlie Finley's attempt to dismantle his dynasty with his 1976 fire ...

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  14. The three Matts on the St. Louis Cardinals appear to have been unlucky at the plate in 2014Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | Viva El Birdos

    ... Matts, I wanted to explore the topic further. Given that Matt Carpenter (23.8%), Matt Adams (24.3%), and Matt Holliday (16.6%, down from his career average of 19.2%) are notorious line drive hitters, I was curious to see if there was data available ...

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  15. Player Value & Projection: Jason HeywardRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | Viva El Birdos

    ... when he hits the open market. Seems simple enough, as Cards did it many times before with core players like Matt Holliday . And usually, it isn't too hard to set negotiation talks, but as you'll see going forward, Heyward's case is difficult. When I ...

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  16. Matt Holliday Traded to ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Deep Left Field

    Oct 15, 2014; San Francisco, CA, USA; St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday hits a single during the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants in game four of the 2014 NLCS playoff baseball game at AT&T Park. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports The Cleveland Indians outfield is left-handed heavy and in 2014 they received almost no offensive production from the right field spot.

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  17. Does the Jason Heyward trade tell us anything about the state of the Cardinal farm system?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Viva El Birdos

    ... a big reason why the club should be serious about offering Heyward a contract extension as soon as possible. Matt Holliday will be around for likely just two more seasons, maybe three if his option is picked up. The only players that might be ready ...

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  18. BAR 11.19.14: Pirates' loss bigger than Cardinals' gainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Cincinnati.com

    ... so it's not to say he's done developing. He is, however, a free agent after the season. And he could take the Matt Holliday route and get traded to St. Louis, love it and re-sign there - and the fans will hate him despite the fact he constantly ...

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  19. Reds: Heyward deal, TV deal impact, cost of free agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | 700WLW Cincinnati

    ... Cardinal Nation -- then this was a heck of a move. He is 25 years old and he has the potential to succeed Matt Holliday as a long-range lineup fixture. If he doesn't become an key long-term contributor, then this trade will become the inverse of the ...

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  20. MLB Hot Stove 2014-15: Braves-Cardinals blockbuster makes sense for both franchisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... big bucks, but they're not completely averse to it. In January 2010, St. Louis handed a then-30-year-old Matt Holliday a seven-year, $120 million contract. Following the 2011 season, the Cardinals offered free agent Albert Pujols a deal in excess of ...

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