What are the Cards’ plans for the closer role? Could they pull off a trade for Alex Colome? Beat reporter Jenifer Langosch answers these questions and more in the latest Inbox.
What made the inaugural MLB Little League Classic between the Pirates and Cardinals so special?
Just minutes after the Cardinals filed off the field following the end of their 2017 season, Tommy Pham had already shifted his attention toward what was ahead. He paused while packing up his Busch Stadium locker, and with the same candidness with which he conducts most of his interviews, made a promise.
Baseball season never truly ends in St. Louis, where the chatter, rumors and opinions about what moves the Cardinals should make still dominate everyday conversation amid the countdown to Spring Training.
For weeks, Gretchen Piscotty had been toting around a bag stuffed with the necessary apparel: a few Cardinals t-shirts and a jersey proudly displaying the family name. There was no way this mother of three was going to be caught unprepared whenever Stephen phoned her with the news. The preparation paid off, as Gretchen was […]
They had laughed about the possibility before, with Yadier Molina and Carlos Martinez telling Marcell Ozuna that they were going to find a way to get him to St. Louis. And sure enough, they did.
On Thursday, St. Louis officially traded a quartet of prospects to Miami for Stanton’s former teammate, Marcell Ozuna. The 27-year-old isn’t Stanton, but between him and 2017 breakout artist Tommy Pham, the Cardinals now feature arguably the hardest-hitting pair of outfielders in the National League.
After all the formalities were complete — a two-year contract signed and questions about his evolution as a pitcher answered — the conversation with new Cardinals starter Miles Mikolas turned to the topic that still has everyone intrigued. A lizard? Really?
Eight months after signing a six-year contract extension that was described by chairman Bill DeWitt Jr. as a way to ensure Stephen Piscotty would be “a fixture in a Cardinals uniform,” the outfielder’s tenure in St. Louis has come to an end.
The A’s are diligently working toward a deal for Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty, who would fill their need for a right-handed-hitting outfielder.
Giancarlo Stanton’s decision to shun the Cardinals by rejecting a trade to St. Louis last week was a gut punch to John Mozeliak and his front office.