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Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 8-28-14: Coco Crisp Collects Two Singles & One RBI; Maikel Cleto Strikes Out Two Over One Scoreless Inning; Fernando Salas Strikes Out One Over One Hitless/Scoreless Inning For The Win

Skip Schumaker (former St. Louis-Cincinnati) 0-for-4 with one strikeout. Ryan Ludwick (former St. Louis-Cincinnati) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted ninth.  0-for-1 at the plate. Cincinnati beat Chiacgo-N 7-2 Carlos Beltran (fo...

Tony LaRussa Sees Diamondbacks As Winning Team Next Year; Jon Jay Ranks With Center Field Greats; The Colorado Connection; Toronto Tailspin

Tony La Russa has been at the top of the Arizona Diamondbacks’ baseball operation for some three months now and he still calls them “they” almost as often as he calls them “we.” But that is changing daily and should ...

Matt Adams Not Interested In Batting Race; Catching Carouel; Offense In High Gear

The Cardinals haven’t had a league batting champion since Albert Pujols hit .359 in 2003. Current first baseman Matt Adams started Friday night’s game with the Philadelphia Phillies some 50 points below that figure but in the year of the ...

Oscar Taveras Is A Work In Progress

The Cardinals moved all-in on Oscar Taveras on July 31. They strongly suspect he will grow into something special but right now would settle for merely good. Post-Dispatch

Late Error Lifts Angels Over Red Sox in Series Opener

Boston left 12 men in scoring position, C.J. Wilson earned his 10th win, and Mike Trout notched his first multi-hit game since August 9 as the Angels edged the Red Sox 4-2 Monday night. Trout carried a 1-for-19 slump into ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 8-12-14: Donovan Solano Hits A Two-Run Homer; David Freese Doubles & Drives In Two Runs; Fernando Salas Strikes Out Three Over Two Hitless/Scoreless Innings

Joe Kelly (former St. Louis-Boston) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed five hits, two earned runs, three walks, and struck four out.  1-for-2 with one stolen base.  (p-s:103-57)(g/f:6-3) Edward Mujica (former St. Louis-Boston) entered in t...

Angels Stumble Through Freeway Series, Homestand

Record: 68-49 overall (1-3 vs. Dodgers, 1-2 vs. Red Sox last week) Highlights: Garrett Richards and Albert Pujols were silver lining in a bleak seven-game stretch. Richards earned his first career complete game shutout last Monday, limiting the Dodgers to ...

Angels, Red Sox Wrap Up Series Following 19 Inning Marathon

Six hours and 31 minutes after the longest game in franchise history began, Albert Pujols launched a walk-off solo home run to lift the Angels over the Red Sox, 5-4. Understandably forgotten in the 19-inning affair was Garrett Richards and ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 8-9-14: David Peralta Singles, Doubles, Homers, & Drives In Five Runs; Albert Pujols Doubles, Homers, & Knocks In Three Runs; Max Scherzer Strikes Out Eleven & Allows One Run Over Eight Innings

Carlos Beltran (former St. Louis-New York-A) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts. Rich Hill (former Memphis-New York-A) entered in the seventh and pitched to two batters.  He allowed one hit and no runs.  (p-...

Albert Pujols Plays Third Base For The First Time Since 2012

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Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 8-3-14: David Freese Singles & Drives In Two Runs; Ryan Ludwick Doubles & Knocks In One Run; Edwin Jackson Strikes Out Six, Allows Two Runs, Collects A Single & A Double Over Six Innings For The Win

John Axford (former St. Louis-Cleveland) entered in the eighth and pitched to two batters.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out.  (p-s:5-4)(g/f:1-0)(ir-s:2-0) Marc Rzepczynski (former St. Louis-Cleveland) entered in the ninth and pitched o...

Angels Blank Orioles in Extras, Avoid Series Sweep

The Los Angeles Angels’ bullpen is no longer a weakness. Six Halo relievers combined to shut out Baltimore through 8 1/3 innings Thursday night en route to a hard-fought 1-0 victory. They yielded one run in the three-game series while ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 7-30-14: Brendan Ryan Doubles & Drives In Two Runs; Carlos Beltran Collects Two Singles & Two RBIs; Colby Rasmus Singles & Hits A Solo Home Run;

Albert Pujols (former St. Louis-Anaheim) started at first base and batted third.  3-for-6 with one double, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play. David Freese (former St. Louis-Anaheim) started at third base and batted eighth.  0-for-5 with ...

Tony LaRussa Says Albert Pujols, Yadier Molina, & Mark McGwire Are Hall Of Fame Worthy

Tony La Russa, on the eve of his induction to the Hall of Fame, said Saturday there were several players on the three teams for which he managed who should be in his position someday. Post-Dispatch

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 7-24-14: Coco Crisp Singles & Drives In One Run; Max Scherzer Strikes Out Eleven & Allows Three Runs Over Seven Innings For The Win; Carlos Beltran Singles & Walks

Edward Mujica (former St. Louis-Boston) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits and one earned run.  (p-s:14-9)(g/f:1-1) Toronto beat Boston 8-0 Carlos Beltran (former St. Louis-New York-A) started as designated hitter an...

Former Cardinals Playing IN MLB Action 7-19-14: David Freese Hits A Solo Home Run; Blaine Boyer Strikes Out Two Over One Scoreless Inning; Carlos Beltran Collects Two Singles & One RBI

Carlos Beltran (former St. Louis-New York-A) started as designated hitter and batted sixth.  2-for-4 with one two-out RBI and two runs. New York-A beat Cincinnati 7-1 Colby Rasmus (former St. Louis-Toronto) started in centerfield and batted sixth. ...

Jake Smolinski: The new Texas Rangers left fielder

The Texas Rangers recently called up Jake Smolinski from the Round Rock Express.   In the minors he spent most of his time with the double-A Frisco Rough Riders (72 games/266 at-bats) and was recently promoted to triple-A Round Rock Express ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 7-7-14: David Peralta Doubles, Homers, & Drives In Three Runs; Albert Pujols Collects Two Singles & One RBI; Ian Kennedy Strikes Out Nine & Allows One Run Over Seven Innings For The Win

Edwin Jackson (former St. Louis-Chicago-N) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed seven hits, four earned runs, two walks, and stuck six out for the losing decision (5-9).  0-for-2 with two strikeouts.  (p-s:100-65)(g/f:7-2) Ryan Ludwick (for...

Los Angeles Angels Sweep Astros, Can’t Gain Ground in West

Record: 51-36 overall (0-1 at Kansas City, 2-1 at Chicago White Sox, 4-0 vs. Houston last week) Highlights: There’s a reason the Los Angeles Angels have the best home record in the majors. They swept four of the last five ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 7-1-14: Colby Rasmus Hits A Solo Home Run; Ian Kennedy Strikes Out Five, Allows One Run, & Drives In One Run Over Six Innings For The Win; Edwin Jackson Strikes Out Three & Allows One Run Over Six Innings

Colby Rasmus (former St. Louis-Toronto) started in centerfield and batted sixth.  1-for-3 with one home run, one RBI, and one run. Toronto beat Milwaukee 4-1 Albert Pujols (former St. Louis-Anaheim) started at first base and batted third.  1-for-5...

Los Angeles Angels Sweep Twins, Finish Perfect Homestand

For a second it seemed like Ernesto Frieri was in Cleveland all over again. After serving up a walk-off grand slam last week, the former closer nearly blew another outing before Joe Smith performed damage control, securing Los Angeles’ 6-4 ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 6-25-14: Coco Crisp Singles Twice, Homers, & Drives In Two Runs; Jamey Wright Strikes Out Four Over Two & Two-Thirds Scoreless Innings For The Win; Skip Schumaker Collects Two Doubles & One RBI

Adam Ottavino (former St. Louis-Colorado) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits and two earned runs for the blown save (2) and losing decision (0-3).  (p-s:32-21)(g/f:1-2) St. Louis beat Colorado 9-6 Ian Kennedy (for...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 6-24-14: Colby Rasmus Singes & Drives In Two Runs; David Peralta Singles, Walks, & Hits A Solo Home Run; Blaine Boyer Strikes Out One Over Two Hitless/Scoreless Innings

Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Philadelphia) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted ninth.  0-for-1 with one strikeout. Philadelphia beat Miami 7-4 Carlos Beltran (former St. Louis-New York-A) started as designated hitter and batted ...

Los Angeles Angels Looking for Series Win in Atlanta

Five hours after Garrett Richards’ stellar night began, the Los Angeles Angels pulled out a 13-inning 11-6 victory in Atlanta. All it took was seven relievers, two blown leads, and a pinch-hit appearance by C.J. Wilson. Richards tossed six shutout ...

Mike Trout’s Effect on Angels Line-up

The versatility of the Angels’ superstar Mike Trout, puts him into the number two spot in the everyday Angels lineup. Albert Pujols then follows in the third spot, then Josh Hamilton rotating between the four and five spots. These three ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 6-3-14: Fernando Salas Strikes Out Two Over One Scoreless Inning; Luke Gregerson Strikes Out One & Holds One Runner On Over One Scoreless Inning; Chris Perez Strikes Out One Over One Hitless/Scoreless Inning

Marc Rzepczynski (former St. Louis-Cleveland) entered in the sixth and pitched to three batters.  He allowed one hit and no runs for the hold (6).  (p-s:12-7)(g/f:1-0)(ir-s:1-1) Cleveland beat Boston 5-3 Coco Crisp (former New Haven-Oakland) start...

Memories of Memorial Day 2009: the Gallardo-Carpenter Duel

Memorial Day is a time to reflect and be grateful for the heroic actions taken in the name of making our lives better.  As a Brewers fan, I can think of few actions more heroic than beating the goddamn Cardinals.  ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 5-25-14: David Freese Singles & Drives In Two Runs; Ian Kennedy Strikes Out Six & Allows One Run Over Six Innings For The Win; Edward Mujica Strikes Out One & Holds One Runner On Over One & A Third Hitless/Scoreless Innings

Coco Crisp (former New Haven-Oakland) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  0-for-3 with one walk, one stolen base, and two strikeouts. Luke Gregerson (former Springfield-Oakland) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed one h...

Angels Tickets For Pujols Bobblehead Night 20 Percent Below Season Average

The Los Angeles Angels have been big spenders in free agency in recent off-seasons. They’ve shelled out top dollar for Albert Pujols and Josh Hamilton in consecutive seasons amongst other moves. But the spending didn’t translate to much regular season ...

Tony LaRussa, In New Job, Wants To Balance Effects Of Analytics

Tony La Russa was in town last week to deliver a commencement address at Washington University. But with his new team, the Arizona Diamondbacks, in town tonight, he will not be here. Post-Dispatch

May 12-18: Shoemaker Steps Up, Angels Gain Ground on A’s

Record: 24-19 (01 at Blue Jays, 2-0 at Phillies, 3-1 vs. Rays last week) Highlights: After taking three of four from Toronto, the Angels swept their first road series of the season early last week; winning a two-game set with ...

Pujols Homers Twice as Angels Win Series Finale Over Rays

Albert Pujols broke out of a 5-for-44 slump in a big way Sunday afternoon. He homered twice off Tampa Bay starter David Price in the Angels’ 6-2 victory, passing Eddie Murray for 25th on the all-time list. In the first ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 5-15-14: Fernando Salas Pitches One Scoreless Inning For The Win; Skip Schumaker Singles & Walks; Ryan Ludwick Singles

Ian Kennedy (former 2003 draft selection-San Diego) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed eleven hits, five earned runs, one home run, one walk, threw one wild pitch, and struck four out for the losing decision (2-5).  0-for-2 with one ...

Angels Shut Out Phillies, End Road Trip 5-1

Garrett Richards ended the Angels six-game road trip much the same way he opened it last Friday: stymying hitters through seven quality innings. Richards struck out eight and scattered five hits Wednesday afternoon as the Angels shut out Philadelphia 3-0 ...

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 5-12-14: Dan Haren Strikes Out Two, Induces 11 Ground Outs, Allows Three Runs, & Drives In One Run Over Seven Innings For The Win; Nick Punto Walks & Scores One Run

Carlos Beltran (former St. Louis-New York-A) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-3 at the plate. New York-N beat New York-A 9-7 Albert Pujols (former St. Louis-Anaheim) started at first base and batted third.  0-for-4 at the pla...

Yankees: Taking losing to a whole new level so not cool

I don’t know about you, but spending any more time discussing another New York Yankees painful loss is really not my idea of fun. This latest 1-4 defeat that ended early this morning is not resonating well with me; or ...

April 21-27: Albert Pujols Hits Milestone, Relievers Blow Three Leads

Record: 11-13, 3rd in AL West (2-1 at Nationals, 1-2 at Yankees last week) Highlights: One of the lures of bringing Albert Pujols to Anaheim was that career milestones would be hit in an Angels uniform. Last Wednesday, he reached ...

Mike Matheny Not Concerned About Power Outage; John Mabry Away Until Monday; Russell Martin, Jason Grilli To DL; Extra Bases

After the final game of his team’s misspent visit to New York and Citi Field, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny was asked what he thought about his team’s stretch of at-bats without a home run creeping toward 300. Post-Dispatch

Former Cardinals Playing In MLB Action 4-25-14: Daric Barton Collects Two Singles & Two RBIs; Albert Pujols Singles & Hits A Solo Home Run; Raul Valdes Strikes Out One & Holds Two Runners On Over One & A Third Hitless/Scoreless Innings

Albert Pujols (former St. Louis-Anaheim) started at first base and batted third.  2-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and assisted in one double play. David Freese (former St. Louis-Anaheim) entered late in the game as designated hitter and ...

Adam Wainwright Tests Knee, Readies For Sunday Start; Applauding Albert Pujols; Biting The Big Apple; Matt Holliday’s Aggressiveness

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright did not have any hesitation or increased pain as he put his injured right knee through the usual paces Wednesday, and the righty intends to be ready for his next scheduled start, Sunday against Pittsburgh. Post-Dispatch

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