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

    Wednesday | 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.


  2. 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 ...


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

    Wednesday Nov 19 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Tuesday Nov 18 | 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 ...


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

    Monday Nov 17 |

    ... 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 ...


  6. Jason Heyward-Shelby Miller Trade Highlights Busy Baseball MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Big Lead

    ... should get every opportunity to thrive if he bats No. 2 in the St. Louis lineup between Matt Carpenter and Matt Holliday. Today's trade makes it fairly clear that the Braves are about ready to start over. Atlanta fired general manager Frank Wren in ...


  7. Should Matt Carpenter bat leadoff for the St. Louis Cardinals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Viva El Birdos

    ... believe the best hitter should bat, or give the middle of the order a different look by batting third with Matt Holliday at cleanup. Mozeliak said this week at the general manager meetings, which concluded Thursday morning in Arizona, that such a ...


  8. St. Louis Cardinals trade Shelby Miller, Tyrell Jenkins to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Viva El Birdos

    ... becomes more lefty heavy. Bourjos and Scruggs seem like potential contributors here as well. Jhonny Peralta , Matt Holliday , and Yadier Molina will need to shoulder much of the load against LHP, while Matt Carpenter and Jon Jay will hope to ...


  9. Cardinal news and notes: Adam Wainwright, Giancarlo Stanton, Matt CarpenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 |

    ... The team believes he could be an asset in the second or third spot in the order; batting third would push Matt Holliday to clean up. Potential leadoff options include Jon Jay and Kolten Wong. The Cardinals' offense has pretty much lived or died by ...


  10. Royals potential offseason targets: Stephen Piscotty and Steven SouzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Royals Review

    ... the passing of Oscar Taveras in October. Once being the likely man out in a Saint Louis outfield of Taveras, Matt Holliday , Peter Bourjos , Randall Grichuk, Jon Jay , and essentially every other outfielder in baseball, Piscotty moved up a step on ...


  11. St. Louis Cardinals ready to spend wisely on 2015 roster upgradeRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Austin American Statesman

    ... have several players on the steeper side of the age-decline slope as we head to the 2015 season and beyond: Matt Holliday is under contract at $17 million annually through 2016, his age-35 and age-36 seasons. The Cards have a $17 million club option ...


  12. If all else fails, is it the worst thing in the world if the Cards stand pat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... term help. That's not Mozeliak's style. A common argument against this is his 2009 megadeal with Oakland for Matt Holliday. The difference there is he had a player in Brett Wallace who everyone thought (incorrectly, it turns out) that he'd hit but ...


  13. Ender Inciarte finishes fifth in NL Rookie of the Year ballotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 |

    Arizona Diamondbacks left fielder Ender Inciarte catches a fly ball at the warning track off the bat of St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday in the fifth inning during a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Chase Field in Phoenix, Ariz.


  14. Mets Sign Michael Cuddyer, Rockies Receive Compensatory Draft PickRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Rox Pile

    ... turned nothing into something. The Rockies front office suddenly looks, for the first time since trading Matt Holliday for Carlos Gonzalez and Huston Street, like they know what they're doing. For whatever reason the Mets did it, the Rockies now ...


  15. Feldman: The Cardinals are in dire need of Jose BautistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... develop into a middle of the order hitter. Now the Redbirds are left with a 35-year old (on Opening Day) Matt Holliday, Matt Adams (struggles against lefties), Jhonny Peralta (a nice piece in an order but not someone to project hitting clean up all ...


  16. St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: The Carlos Gonzalez movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Viva El Birdos

    ... of 2014 as an outlier given he battled injuries from start to finish. Plus, prior to arriving in St. Louis, Matt Holliday had a pretty noticeable disparity between his home and road splits, and we all know how that turned out-as Holliday is going to ...


  17. St. Louis Cardinals Should Retain Peter Bourjos This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Rant Sports

    ... Cardinals' outfield configuration, they need to keep Bourjos around as a defensive-minded backup. Left fielder Matt Holliday is not a great defender, center fielder Jon Jay has received mixed defensive marks in his career, and Randal Grichuk is ...


  18. St. Louis Cardinals Need To Add A Bat This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... to add to their lineup this offseason. The easiest way for the Cardinals to upgrade will be in their outfield. Matt Holliday and Jon Jay figure to lock down left field and center field, but the picture in right field is less clear. Grichuk could be ...


  19. Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras dies in car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... and his girlfriend died in the accident. No other details were immediately available. Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday on the late Oscar Taveras: "It's a young man that had a chance to be a huge, bright star." Taveras, 22, debuted with the ...


  20. Feldman: Oscar Taveras the key to Cardinals present, future offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... alone against lefties. Randal Grichuk? Probably not. Stephen Piscotty? He's not really a power hitter. So once Matt Holliday fades into the twilight of his career there's going to be a need if it's not there already for someone to hit right smack in ...