St. Louis Cardinals

Competition for Cards' 4th outfield spot begins
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Barring injury, the biggest battle on the position-player side of Cardinals camp this spring will play out in the outfield.

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Flaherty, Hicks among top performers
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Cardinals Prospects Jack Flaherty and Jordan Hicks were among the top prospect performers on the first full day of Spring Training games.

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After comebacker, Poncedeleon ready to pitch
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Back in Cardinals camp as a non-roster invitee, Daniel Poncedeleon loosens up each morning eager, not anxious, to restart his big league climb.

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Spring site enters naming rights agreement
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The Spring Training complex the Marlins and Cardinals have shared for two decades has a new name.

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Cardinals honor Stoneman Douglas victims
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They stood in silence for 17 seconds, eyes closed and hands folded, more than four dozen players stretched down each foul line. Behind them, dispersed in the stands, sat members of the baseball and softball teams from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 people were killed in a mass shooting on Feb. 14.

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Ozuna ends Cards debut on run-scoring note
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The Cardinals hope Friday was just the start, and just a small part of what’s to come from Marcell Ozuna.

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Flaherty, Hicks begin auditions for Cards' staff
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Sometime in the not-too-distant future, it isn’t difficult to picture a scenario where Jordan Hicks is saving games for Jack Flaherty. That not-too-distant future is now, albeit in an exhibition setting. The Cardinals tabbed two of their top pitching prospects to bookend their pitching plans for Friday’s Grapefruit League opener at Roger Dean Stadium against […]

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Cards could strike gold with dark horse again
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Last spring, Jose Martinez slugged his way from obscurity and onto the Cardinals’ Opening Day roster. Jeremy Hazelbaker enjoyed a similar ascension the spring before.

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Top 30 Prospects list led by MLB-ready talent
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Cardinals fans may not be used to not finishing atop the NL Central year after year. Thanks to a strong, and now top-heavy, system, it’s easy to see this two-year absence from the postseason as a blip on the radar. While St. Louis doesn’t have a top 10 farm system, it’s not far off, standing […]

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Martinez to make spring debut Saturday
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Carlos Martinez will make his first Grapefruit League start Saturday against the Mets, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said.

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Carpenter brings leadership to Cards camp
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Chris Carpenter strolled into the outfield, stopping for a moment to give Cardinals right fielder Dexter Fowler an earful. Not the critical kind, mind you — quite the opposite. Carpenter was doing what leaders do, doling out a motivating chat meant to bring out the best in the veteran Fowler as he learns a new […]

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Wong takes yoga hoping to stay healthy in '18
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Kolten Wong has played 150 games just once in his six big league seasons, but the Cardinals second baseman hopes the addition of yoga to his regimen will help him stay healthy in 2018.

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