St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher John Gant couldn’t get the Chicago Cubs to chase out of the zone.
CHICAGO — Joc Pederson homered for the third straight game, Sergio Alcántara and Ian Happ also went deep, and the Chicago Cubs used a five-run second inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday night.
Oviedo pitches well, but misplays by two veterans and Rizzo's 14-pitch at-bat that resulted in a game-tying homer flip game to Cubs in first day with full capacity at Wrigley.
Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo felt relaxed and calm as he heard crescendoing cheers from 35,112 fans at Wrigley Field reverberating around the ballpark.
Slugger and longtime Cardinals star was cut loose by the Angels last month.
Righthander had pitched five strong innings, building momentum and about to inherit a lead when forced from the game with tightness in his left side.
Third win in a row in Arizona.
PHOENIX — If the Cardinals are going to continue rotating in a rookie or reliever as an understudy for the rotation during these long stretches of consecutive games they’re going to need fewer short starts that complicate.
Shildt exchanged messages with a representative of the commissioner’s office on Thursday, but did not have a chance to speak with any officials directly.
Joc Pederson wore a wide grin as he trotted over third base and toward home for the second time Tuesday night at PNC Park.
Chicago Cubs starter Adbert Alzolay turned in the best outing of his young career Saturday, throwing seven strong innings against the St. Louis Cardinals in the second game of a three-game series at Busch Stadium.
Bogus. Baloney. Better stop here before I use a word that will get me in trouble.
Chicago Cubs manager David Ross let out a boisterous laugh when he heard the question.
Wainwright pitches four innings, allows three homers, and his self-described 'atrocious effort' leads to 13-3 loss and Carpenter pitching for the final four outs.
Righthander has had three recent games of five or more walks. Reyes, Gallegos may be unavailable Wednesday night, having pitched two innings apiece on Tuesday.
Permission was granted by the City of St. Louis and Health Department. Club president DeWitt III hopes for full ballpark in mid-June.
Without a game to watch tonight, let’s dig into 17 Cardinals observations made during their 17-game climb.
Back from the injured list, veteran has three RBIs and coordinates and catches a key play in Cards' victory vs. Colorado.
Slugger's career, in its 21st season, is stalled as Angels cut ties with him.
Cardinals great, who won three MVP awards in St. Louis, has hit .198 this season for the Angels, and does have a 10-year personal services contract with team.
Goldschmidt, DeJong homer in Cardinals' 4-1 victory in Game 1. Mets rally with a couple of lower-order homers to take the nightcap, 7-2.
On May 16, he’s scheduled for about six innings before possibly returning to the majors.
The same swings that carried the Cardinals to a sixth consecutive win and a victory in the first half of Wednesday’s doubleheader turned the nightcap against them and showcased how even with all the tinkering there’s a truism of modern baseball, from box score to arbitration hearing. Power plays. The Pauls – Goldschmidt and DeJong – each homered in the first game to lift the Cardinals to a 4-1 ...