St. Louis Cardinals

Cardinals right-hander John Lackey. (Getty Images)

Cardinals Top Cubs Behind John Lackey’s Strong Outing

Lackey allowed one run and struck out 10 in 7 2/3 innings.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2015

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Cardinals

Jake Arrieta opposes John Lackey at Busch Stadium this afternoon.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro hits an RBI single against the St. Louis Cardinals.  (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cubs End Cardinals’ 8-Game Streak With 6-5 Win

Anthony Rizzo homered and had three RBIs.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Cardinals

Jon Lester opposes Lance Lynn at Busch Stadium tonight.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2015

The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo scores a run against the Cardinals. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cardinals Rally Past Cubs Again, Win 7-4

Pinch-hitter Mark Reynolds doubled off the wall in center field to snap a tie in the sixth inning.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Getty Images)

Joe Maddon On Cardinals: ‘Best In Division, But We Can Play With These Guys’

“I like our group versus their group a lot,” Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2015

Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Cardinals

Kyle Hendricks opposes Tyler Lyons tonight at Busch Stadium.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2015

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cardinals Rally To Beat Cubs, 10-9

Tony Cruz hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the seventh inning.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2015

Travis Wood. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Cardinals

Travis Wood opposes Carlos Martinez tonight at Busch Stadium.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2015

Cubs righty Jake Arrieta. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Arrieta, Castro Lead Cubs Over Cardinals, 2-0

The Cubs picked up their first win of the season behind a strong outing from Jake Arrieta.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2015

Jake Arrieta #49 of the Chicago Cubs pitches against the New York Mets  (Credit: (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Cardinals

Jake Arrieta takes the mound today for the Cubs, first pitch at 1:20.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cubs-Cardinals Game Postponed Due To Weather

The game won’t be made up this week.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2015

Cubs starter Jon Lester gives the ball up to manager Joe Maddon in the fifth inning Sunday night. Chicago lost 3-0 to St. Louis. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Jon Lester Not Quite Ready For Prime Time

In reality, new Cubs ace Jon Lester was making his last spring training start, as opposed to his first outing of the 2015 regular season on Sunday evening.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2015

Starlin Castro, left. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Cubs’ Promise Must Be Met With Patience

Opening Night was thwarted by the Cubs’ rival and was a reminder to stay patient.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2015

Jason Heyward. (Getty Images)

Wainwright Leads Cardinals Past Cubs On Opening Night

Adam Wainwright threw six innings of shutout baseball.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2015

Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Bleachers, Kris Bryant Talk Deviate From Important Cubs Excitement

Come Sunday, we can turn out attention to what we cherish: meaningful baseball.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2015

Credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images

30 Players: Carlos Martinez Ready To Make Mark In Cardinals Rotation

Carlos Martinez will be expected to step up for the Cardinals.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. (David Banks/Getty Images)

As Expected, Jon Lester Will Start Opener For Cubs

Chicago opens the season April 5 against St. Louis at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

Jason Heyward. (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Heyward Goes To Cardinals, Miller To Braves In 4-Player Trade

St. Louis has already acquired reliever Jordan Walden.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2014

Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro.  (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Cubs’ 2015 Season Opener Moved To Sunday Night Baseball On April 5

The Cubs will open against the Cardinals on ESPN2.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2014