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  1. Morning Marquee: Braves add A.J. Pierzynski; Pirates win rights to KangRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cubbies Crib

    ... veteran backstop A.J. Pierzynski to a one-year deal worth $2 million, per sources. Pierzynski filled in for Yadier Molina in St. Louis last season after being released by the Boston Red Sox in July. His role is unknown as the possibility of a trade ...

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  2. Tragedy mars Cardinals' season of highsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... season by throwing seven scoreless innings to spoil the Reds' home opener. Wainwright was supported by catcher Yadier Molina , whose seventh-inning solo homer accounted for the game's only run. 3/31/14: Adam Wainwright gets his 100th career victory ...

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  3. Report: Braves, C Pierzynski agree to dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ESPN

    ... by the Red Sox , where he was having the worst offensive season of his career. He started 19 games while Yadier Molina was sidelined two months with a torn ligament in his right thumb. He finished the regular season hitting .251 with five home runs, ...

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  4. Reviewing two pre-draft scouting reports on Cardinals manager Mike MathenyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Viva El Birdos

    ... e considered top five in all of baseball were he still an active player. ( For perspective, in 11 MLB seasons, Yadier Molina has accrued a dWAR of 18.7 and a CS% of 44.77% ). In the physical description section, Mr. Martz did not mention

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  5. Dissecting the options the Cardinals have with the batting orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... Matt Carpenter, Kolten Wong, Jon Jay, Jason Heyward and Matt Adams all bat from that side of the plate while Yadier Molina, Matt Holliday and Jhonny Peralta are the only righties. How does Matheny stack or space out those lefties? Carpenter, Jay and ...

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  6. St. Louis Cardinals Need Middle Infield Insurance For ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Rant Sports

    ... is littered with fireballers, and their lineup, while not explosive, should benefit from a full season of Yadier Molina, and moderate improvements from Matt Carpenter, who saw his WAR plummet from 6.9 to 3.8, as well as Matt Adams, who has yet to ...

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

    Thursday Dec 18 | Rant Sports

    ... other way. He hit 15 homers last year and with another full year under his belt, expect his numbers to rise. Yadier Molina may be one of the best catchers to every play the game, but he has also developed into one of the best hitting catchers too. ...

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  8. Inbox: Does Molina have future at first base?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | St. Louis Cardinals

    Before answering a fresh batch of reader questions, remember that to have your submission considered for future inclusion, you must provide your first name, last initial and hometown along with it. Are the Cardinals still looking to add a veteran backup catcher, and what does the future hold for Yadier Molina at catcher and/or first base? -- Bill I., Taylorville, Ill.

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  9. Cubs, Motte agree to 1-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... Miami, Florida. PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 20: Jason Motte #30 of the St Louis Cardinals celebrates with teammate Yadier Molina #4 following their win against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game on April 20, 2012 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, ...

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  10. Carlos Martinez as a starting pitcher: Increased sinker usage? Yes, please.Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Viva El Birdos

    ... leads to a decent amount of swings and misses as well ( detailed further below ). If I'm Derek Lilliquist or Yadier Molina , I'm discussing these usage splits with Martinez this spring with the intention of him going to the pitch (his best) more ...

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  11. Free agents and playing time: How the St. Louis Cardinals wound up with Mark ReynoldsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Viva El Birdos

    ... catcher: "The catchers the Cardinals approached were not keen on the little playing time that comes with being Yadier Molina 's backup" This echoed the sentiment Goold reported on a couple years back, when St. Louis was unable to woo shortstop ...

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  12. St. Louis Cardinals rumors: Cardinals no longer in the market for a...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Viva El Birdos

    The Cardinals tested the free-agent market, but couldn't find a fit at backup catcher or in a lefthanded reliever. The St. Louis Cardinals entered last season with organizational soldier Tony Cruz as the club's backup to all-universe backstop Yadier Molina .

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  13. Matheny grateful to lead CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | This Week Community News

    It was less than a week after the St. Louis Cardinals won the 2011 World Series when Mike Matheny got an unexpected message. As he was presenting Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina with his fourth Gold Glove Award, Matheny, a former four-time Gold Glove catcher himself, felt his phone vibrating.

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

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Major League Baseball

    ... 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 behind the plate, and he likely wouldn't be ...

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  15. Martinez to wear No. 18 to honor TaverasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... on from the dugout against the Miami Marlins at Roger Dean Stadium on February 28, 2013 in Jupiter, Florida. Yadier Molina #4 and Oscar Taveras #18 of the St. Louis Cardinals walk off the field arm in arm after they both scored against the Milwaukee ...

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  16. Cardinals backup options at first base: Kyle Blanks, John Mayberry, Gaby SanchezRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Viva El Birdos

    ... went the rest of the season without a true backup first baseman, giving occasional starts to Mark Ellis , Yadier Molina , and Daniel Descalso . They called up Xavier Scruggs in September, but never gave him a meaningful chance at playing time. As ...

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  17. Wilin Rosario now at center of Rockies' offseason speculationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Denver Post

    ... cerebral position. You are in charge, and I like that," Bridich told me last month. "That's what I love about Yadier Molina. He's responsible for what goes on with the Cardinals." If the Rockies were to sign Hundley, they would have to deal Rosario, ...

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  18. Justin Morneau wins Tip O'Neill Award for third timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Globe and Mail

    Pittsburgh Pirates' Justin Morneau scores on a ground ball hit by Pedro Alvarez as St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, right, takes the throw in the top of the seventh inning of Game 5 of a National League baseball division series Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, in St. Louis. Pittsburgh Pirates' Justin Morneau scores on a ground ball hit by Pedro Alvarez as St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, right, takes the throw in the top of the seventh inning of Game 5 of a National League baseball division series Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, in St. Louis.

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  19. Cardinals announce 2015 promotional scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... schedule are three replica rings and six replica jerseys. Next year's collection of bobbleheads will include Yadier Molina (April 18), Ozzie Smith (May 30), Matt Carpenter (July 18), Al Hrabosky (July 24), Lou Brock (July 31), Harry Caray with a ...

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  20. MLB umpire Dale Scott comes out as gayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | NewsOK.com

    The 55-year-old told the website Outsports.com he married Michael Rausch in November 2013 and that MLB and the other umpires were aware of his sexuality. FILE - This june 5, 2014, file photo shows umpire Dale Scott calling out St. Louis Cardinals' Yadier Molina after a play review in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.

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