6/17/2013 | Cardinals sign second-round Draft pick Mercado
Oscar Mercado met many who he hoped would one day be his teammates as the second-round Draft pick was at Busch Stadium on Monday to officially become a member of the Cardinals organization.
6/17/2013 | Limiting Beltran key for Cubs in Game 2
Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright will need Carlos Beltran and the Cardinals' offense to back his effort Tuesday against Jeff Samardzija to beat the Cubs for the first time since 2010.
6/17/2013 | Lyons on track to make Friday start
A day after rookie Tyler Lyons delivered another subpar start for the Cardinals, manager Mike Matheny indicated that the club planned to keep Lyons in the rotation and have him make his next scheduled start Friday.
6/17/2013 | Salas set to begin last phase of recovery
Fernando Salas is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Memphis on Tuesday in what should be the reliever's final checkpoint before returning from the disabled list.
6/17/2013 | Today's MLB starting lineups: June 17
Every lineup, every day, as they are made public by the clubs.
6/16/2013 | Lyons struggles as Cardinals drop rare series
Tyler Lyons had a rough afternoon and the Cardinals were flummoxed by Ricky Nolasco in a 7-2 loss to the Marlins in Sunday's finale at Marlins Park.
6/16/2013 | Matheny gives some regulars a rest in finale
The Cardinals' starting lineup Sunday was missing some familiar faces, but manager Mike Matheny did not believe it was any less competitive.
6/16/2013 | Choate enjoys reunion with former teammates
Every mound sits 60 feet away from home plate, but Cardinals reliever Randy Choate spent some time throwing from a familiar rubber this weekend.
6/16/2013 | Finale in Miami extra special for Jay on Father's Day
Playing the Marlins in Miami is always special for Jon Jay, but this weekend's series was more than just a trip home for the Cardinals' outfielder.
6/16/2013 | Cardinals, Cubs set to renew rivalry in St. Louis
While Cardinals-Reds has stolen some of its thunder in recent years, Cardinals-Cubs remains one of the top rivalries in baseball, and it's set to begin anew Monday at Busch Stadium, where Shelby Miller will square off against Travis Wood.
6/16/2013 | Today's MLB starting lineups: June 16
Every lineup, every day, as they are made public by the clubs.
6/15/2013 | Lyons looks to reward Cards' faith in rookie
When Jake Westbrook returned, Michael Wacha became the odd man out as the 21-year-old right-hander was sent back to Triple-A Memphis to prepare for what is sure to be a more permanent stint in the Majors down the road, leaving Tyler Lyons as the starter for Sunday's series finale with the Marlins.
6/15/2013 | Beltran homers twice, Lynn wins ninth in slugfest
Lance Lynn (career-high seven runs) couldn't hold a big early lead, but Carlos Beltran (two solo home runs) and the Cards didn't stop hitting in a 13-7 win over the Marlins on Saturday.
6/15/2013 | Back in Miami, Mujica relishing time with St. Louis
Edward Mujica is back in familiar surroundings, but wearing very different colors. The Cardinals' closer returned to Marlins Park this weekend for the first time since being traded on July 31, 2012, for Minor League infielder Zack Cox. Mujica, who spent 1 1/2 seasons in Miami, was happy to be back for a few days.
6/15/2013 | Yadi admired, including by opposing pitcher
A four-time All-Star and five-time Gold Glove Award winner, Yadier Molina has become a fan favorite throughout the world. He came across one of his biggest fans in the second inning of Friday's 5-4 loss to the Marlins when rookie Jose Fernandez stepped up to the plate
6/15/2013 | Carpenter shining as starting second baseman
On a team full of standouts, Matt Carpenter has earned himself some deserved attention. The 27-year-old has been one of the top hitters in the National League, ranking in the Top 5 in batting average (fifth), hits (fourth) and on-base percentage (fourth) heading into Saturday's game against the Marlins.
6/15/2013 | Jeanine Duncan fondly remembered at service
Jeanine Duncan, who played the role of baseball matriarch to perfection, was honored in a touching memorial service on Saturday morning at Cathedral Basilica in St. Louis. Duncan, 64, died on June 6 at her home in Kimberling City, Mo., after a 22-month battle with brain cancer.
6/14/2013 | Koehler to face Cards, eyeing elusive first victory
Despite recording a 3.24 ERA and three quality outings through his first four starts, Tom Koehler is still searching for his first win. The right-hander stumbled as of late, surrendering four earned runs in each of his past two outings, but he will be looking to get back on track for the struggling Marlins on Saturday.
6/14/2013 | Cardinals unable to lift Westbrook in return
Jake Westbrook made his first start since May 8 on Friday night, but the Marlins ensured his return would not be a triumphant one. Westbrook could not hold an early lead as Miami beat St. Louis, 5-4, before 15,403 at Marlins Park.
6/14/2013 | Wacha optioned to make room for Westbrook
St. Louis activated Jake Westbrook from the disabled list and made room for him on the 25-man roster by optioning rookie right-hander Michael Wacha to Triple-A Memphis. Wacha was 1-0 with a 4.58 ERA in three starts with the Cardinals.
6/14/2013 | Rehabbing Furcal visits Cardinals in Miami
A familiar face strolled into the Cardinals' clubhouse around 3 p.m. CT on Friday afternoon. Rafael Furcal, who is out for the entire season as he recovers from Tommy John surgery, is pleased with how his rehabilitation is going.
6/14/2013 | Beltran pitching in for Hispanic students in St. Louis
Carlos Beltran has been helping the Cardinals from the minute he stepped on the field in 2012. But the seven-time All-Star will be helping off the field in St. Louis, too.
6/14/2013 | Cards sign five picks, two undrafted free agents
St. Louis came to terms with pitcher Michael Mayers (3rd round, University of Mississippi), outfielder James Bosco (13th round, Menlo College), pitcher Michael Brookshire (20th round, Belmont University), catcher Alex DeLeon (23rd round, University of Kansas) and pitcher Kyle Webb (32nd round, Elon University).
6/14/2013 | Cardinals option Wacha, activate Westbrook
Side by side, Tyler Lyons and Michael Wacha threw their in-between-starts bullpen sessions at Citi Field on Thursday. One day later, the Cardinals decided to option Wacha to Triple-A Memphis in order to clear a roster spot for right-hander Jake Westbrook, whom they activated off the 15-day disabled list ahead of his start on Friday night at Miami.
6/14/2013 | Cardinals a model franchise in baseball
The Cardinals are one of the model franchises in baseball, overcoming the loss of Albert Pujols and manager Tony La Russa to remain on top.
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