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  1. Craig feeling good, ready for action in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Boston Red Sox

    ... carried on our team, the Cardinals, for multiple years. He was the best hitter on our team, hands down. We had Matt Holliday , we had Lance Berkman, but check out any playoff games, any stats, the guy was our best player, 100 percent. "Him being ...


  2. Shields market: Cards, Marlins lead possibilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    ... spring but still about $35 million short of the Cubs' winning bid. It is also the size of their record deal ( Matt Holliday ) and seems to leave room for Shields, who seems more likely to settle for a four-year deal at this point. There have been ...


  3. Matt Holliday: How is age affecting his performance?Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Viva El Birdos

    As Matt Holliday enters his age-35 season , one can reasonably wonder the effect age has had on his overall performance, particularly while he is still under contract with the Cardinals . Projection systems have understandably had Holliday on a slight decline for a few years now , but he has managed to outperform the majority of these projections .


  4. Peralta is an ace on the make for BrewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OnMilwaukee

    ... Wily Peralta started that game, and things unraveled quickly for the right-hander. Matt Carpenter, Jon Jay and Matt Holliday all opened with singles to load the bases. Peralta then walked Matt Adams to bring in a run. In 2013, Peralta may have ...


  5. Xavier Scruggs Offers Internal Solution to Power Outage for St. Louis CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | BleacherReport

    ... really needs the extra competition. Manager Mike Matheny will already be looking at a starting outfield of Matt Holliday, Jon Jay and Jason Heyward. Stephen Piscotty, Randal Grichuk, Peter Bourjos and Tommy Pham will all be competing for a roster ...


  6. St. Louis Cardinals lineup considerations: Jason HeywardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 |

    ... of jolt that put the Cardinals offense back to the top of the league. Matheny has been reluctant to move LF Matt Holliday from the three-hole in the lineup, despite Holliday's declining power number over the years. Holliday has never really been a ...


  7. Giants designate Marco Scutaro for assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Paradise Post

    ... last season, Scutaro conceded that his back and hip problems could be due in part to a brutal collision with Matt Holliday in the 2012 NLCS. The Cardinals outfielder came in hard and late with a slide to second base, sending Scutaro's body in two ...


  8. Farewell to a Playoff Hero: Giants Designate Marco Scutaro for AssignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 |

    ... Giants at this point were already down a game in the series and, with one out in the first, Cardinals slugger Matt Holliday singled to left, putting two runners on. The next batter, Allen Craig, hit a slow chopper to shortstop. It looked like a ...


  9. With Astros, Rasmus can step up and leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Houston Astros

    ... Major League career, Rasmus will be looked upon to be one of the leaders. After learning from leaders like Matt Holliday , Chris Carpenter and Adam Wainwright when coming up with the Cardinals and Jose Bautista and R.A. Dickey with the Blue Jays, ...


  10. Cardinals eye consistency from double-play duoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... bat in an offense that he paced with 21 homers and 38 doubles last year. He ranked behind only Matt Holliday with an .800 OPS and 75 RBIs. 9/26/14: Jhonny Peralta drills a single into center field, scoring Daniel Descalso from second to give the ...


  11. Jason Heyward Addition Creates Lineup Adjustments for St. Louis CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BleacherReport

    ... on him, his impact on the team will be substantial. Matt Carpenter is in place as the leadoff hitter, and Matt Holliday, Matt Adams and Jhonny Peralta make up a formidable middle of the lineup. in a similar fashion, noting that both players have ...


  12. Giants move Scutaro to make room for AokiRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | SFGate

    ... n hit .500 against the Cardinals in the NLCS to win the MVP trophy. A collision at second base with St. Louis' Matt Holliday might have contributed to the hip and back injuries that derailed his career.


  13. Max Scherzer: Washington Nationals plan to win now, pay (a lot) laterRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Viva El Birdos

    ... on big-dollar contracts, just never on the scale of the Nats-Scherzer agreement. Most recently, St. Louis and Matt Holliday agreed to defer annually $2 million of the left fielder's $17 million salary. Of course, Holliday will have had $14 million ...


  14. Washington Nationals kill Max Scherzer to the St. Louis Cardinals rumorsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Viva El Birdos

    ... to a contract worth more than Adam Wainwright's $97.5 million extension or a position player for more than Matt Holliday's $120 million salary. Given the negative overall trends for starting pitcher performance and the heightened injury risk for ...


  15. Cardinals courting Jason HeywardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... portends to be a record contract for the club, surpassing the seven-year, $120 million deal signed by Matt Holliday. But because of Heyward's age, such a deal would also include what are usually regarded as a players' peak years. With the contracts ...


  16. Cardinals seek improved offense after dip in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... place in the order, as well. Kolten Wong also looms as a potential top-of-the-order presence down the line. Matt Holliday , who has been the team's No. 3 hitter since Albert Pujols ' departure, could remain there or move down a slot or two. Matt ...


  17. Grichuk determined to not get lost in Heyward acquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... reasons, it'll be difficult for Grichuk to find everyday at-bats in 2015. Barring injury, the outfield of Matt Holliday, Jon Jay and Heyward figures to get at least 500 bats apiece. Speaking Saturday, GM John Mozeliak touched briefly on Grichuk's ...


  18. Heyward still searching for his best season, has early comfort with CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... Matheny the option to insert Heyward into the middle of the order to help shoulder the RBI burden thrust upon Matt Holliday. "I'm looking forward to that opportunity with this line-up. So far, the message I've received [from the organization] is to ...


  19. A look at the 2015 National League CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Blog Red Machine

    ... it difficult to make up ground/maintain a lead. All the same villainous characters are back: Adam Wainwright , Matt Holliday , Matt Adams , Matt Carpenter , Michael Wacha . Who tragically won't be back is Oscar Taveras . The Dominican star passed ...


  20. Matt Carpenter's patience might be affecting his powerRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Viva El Birdos

    ... advantage of a few opportunities, but still managed to play his game. Matt Carpenter is not going to become Matt Holliday or Yadier Molina when it comes to swinging at the first pitch, but it is possible that Carpenter became too passive in 2014. He ...