Cardinals announce 2018 spring training schedule
Cardinals announce 2018 spring training schedule
Cardinals pitchers and catchers will hold their first official workout on Feb. 14 in Jupiter, Fla., and the team's spring training schedule will begin on Feb. 23 and run through March 25.
Move to outfield has been big success for Mercado
Move to outfield has been big success for Mercado
Now playing well in the Arizona Fall League after changing positions, the Cardinals' Oscar Mercado has come a long way from wondering if maybe he wasn't cut out to play professional baseball.
Cardinals hire Mike Maddux as pitching coach
Cardinals hire Mike Maddux as pitching coach
The Cardinals completed their 2018 coaching staff on Thursday by hiring Mike Maddux as pitching coach and promoting Bryan Eversgerd to be the bullpen coach.
Oquendo returns, McGee added to Cards staff
Oquendo returns, McGee added to Cards staff
Jose Oquendo will return to coaching third base for the Cardinals next year and Willie McGee, another fan favorite, also was named to the team's major-league staff.
What prospects are Cardinals willing to trade?
What prospects are Cardinals willing to trade?
For the Cardinals to make the trades they hope to make this winter, some prospects will no doubt have to be in those deals. Here is a look at 10 who might be included in those discussions.
Ten questions Cards need to answer this winter
Ten questions Cards need to answer this winter
A list of 10 questions the Cardinals need to answer this winter begins with whether Dexter Fowler will agree to play left field next year and if not, will he waive the no-trade clause in his contract?
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Memphis Redbirds groundskeeper takes care of field the players play on and garden they may eat from

Right down the hall from the press box at Auto Zone Park-- the home of the Memphis Redbirds-- is of all things, a garden. Auto Zone Park is in the heart of downtown Memphis just right down the street from Beale Street so one would not expect to find a garden with tomatoes and other vegetables growing.

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Former St. Louis Sports Team Owner, now SABR President, Was Speaker At Winter Meetings

One of the break-out sessions at the Baseball Winter Meetings in Nashville, Tenn., had a St. Louis connection. It was a SABR (Society for American Baseball Research) presentation at the Trade Show expo as part of the Bob Freita’s Business Seminar, and one of the presenters was Vince Gennaro.

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Whatever happened to Wendell Kim? The sad story

The San Francisco Chronicle reports that Wendell Kim, a long-time major and minor league coach passed away over the weekend.   He had a long career with the San Francisco Giants, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, and several minor league clubs. He had Alzheimer's Disease.

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How keeping up on sports can help you in business


Staying current with knowledge of your local sports teams can go a long way in helping a person establish themselves in the corporate world.

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Podcast: Rob Rains breaks down the Cardinals Minor League Prospects with Brian Walton


Brian Walton of TheCardinalNation.com has been covering the minor leagues for years and discusses the Cardinals' current prospects with Rob Rains in this podcast.

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Audio: Rob Rains on Jamie Allman's Show 5-6-13


Rob is a regular on Jamie Allman's show on 97.1 Newstalk Radio Monday mornings in the 8 a.m. hour. Click the player to hear Monday May 6, 2013 episode.

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Cardinals in Kissimmee; trip to Sea World is in order

The Cardinals playing in Kissimmee on Friday was a great opportunity to visit Sea World.

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