St. Louis Cardinals
Carlos Martinez will be expected to step up for the Cardinals.
Chicago opens the season April 5 against St. Louis at Wrigley Field.
St. Louis has already acquired reliever Jordan Walden.
The Cubs will open against the Cardinals on ESPN2.
Taveras had a blood-alcohol level more than five times the legal limit, officials say.
The “what if?” question is so haunting, so sad in life and sports.
“We loved Oscar, and he loved us,” Cardinals manager Mike Matheny says.
Baseball fans outside of San Francisco will be rooting for the Royals.
The Royals reached their first World Series since 1985 with eight straight playoff wins.
Buster Posey and the Giants know how to win in October.
In the NLCS, the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals are evenly matched. Baseball fans should hang on and enjoy the ride.
The Royals lead the Orioles 2-0. The Cardinals and Giants are tied at one game. What’s the chance of each possible World Series matchup?
The Royals and Giants, both wild-card teams, could each make the World Series. The top MLB regular-season teams are out, again.
The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.
The Royals have the smallest payroll of the remaining MLB playoff teams.
The San Francisco Giants advanced, beating the Washington Nationals in the NLDS in three close games. But are the upsets really a surprise?
The Cardinals eliminated the Dodgers to advance to the NLCS for the fourth straight year.
Aside from a seemingly generous strike zone, Scott also appeared to clap when Yasiel Puig was struck out during the third inning.
Kolten Wong hit a two-run homer to snap a seventh-inning tie, Matt Carpenter went deep for the third straight game and John Lackey pitched the St. Louis Cardinals past the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Monday night to give the Cardinals a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five NL Division Series.
The Nationals are facing NLDS elimination… again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.