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Cardinals activate Fowler, Gallegos from injured list for KC

Sep. 21, 2020 6:36 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals activated outfielder Dexter Fowler and right-hander Giovanny Gallegos from the injured list in a series of roster moves before starting their three-game series against the Kansas City Royals on Monday night. The Cardinals also optioned outfielder Justin...

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Jack Flaherty delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/David Dermer) Pennsylvania

Molina homers, Flaherty fans 11 as Cardinals top Pirates 2-1

Sep. 20, 2020 7:39 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yadier Molina hit a two-run homer and Jack Flaherty struck out 11 as the St. Louis Cardinals kept their hold on a postseason spot with a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. Molina’s home run to the bleachers in left field came in the seventh inning off Derek Holland...

St. Louis Cardinals' Dylan Carlson celebrates as he heads to the dugout after hitting a three-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitcher Chris Stratton during the sixth inning of the second baseball game of a doubleheader in Pittsburgh, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Cardinals sweep Pirates to gain ground in playoff push

Sep. 18, 2020 11:33 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Dylan Carlson's first taste of the big leagues didn't go as planned. The St. Louis Cardinals' top prospect hit just .169 in 23 games before being sent to the team's alternate camp earlier this month in hopes of finding a reset. Consider it done. The 21-year-old outfielder drilled a...

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Steven Brault delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals in Pittsburgh, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Steven Brault 2-hits Cardinals, ending Pirates' 8-game skid

Sep. 17, 2020 10:40 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Steven Brault pitched a two-hitter for his first career complete game, Gregory Polanco hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped an eight-game skid with a 5-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night. St. Louis dropped to third place in the NL Central, 6 1/2...

Cincinnati Reds' Tyler Stephenson, left, scores on a wild pitch by St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Andrew Miller, right, during the seventh inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Miller hit batter, walk, wild pitch lifts Reds over Cards

Sep. 13, 2020 8:14 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Andrew Miller loaded the bases with a hit batter, followed with a tying four-pitch walk, then threw a wild pitch that put Cincinnati ahead in a three-run seventh inning as the Reds kept up their slim playoff hopes with a 10-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday. St. Louis, second in...

St. Louis Cardinals players celebrate after they defeated the Chicago Cubs in the second baseball game of a doubleheader in Chicago, Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

O'Neill, DeJong HR, Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Cubs

Sep. 6, 2020 12:24 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Tyler O'Neill and Paul DeJong homered, five St. Louis pitchers combined on a three-hitter and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-1 Saturday night to sweep a doubleheader. In the opener, Adam Wainwright pitched in the seventh and led the Cardinals to a 4-2 win. St. Louis pulled within 2...

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Yu Darvish, of Japan, throws against the St. Louis Cardinals during the first inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Friday, Sept. 4, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Darvish, Contreras lead Cubs past Cardinals 4-1

Sep. 5, 2020 12:20 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — While his manager is running out of things to say about him, Yu Darvish knows exactly how good he has been this year. Asked to compare his recent roll to any previous point in his career, Darvish responded: “Three times better than before.” No kidding. Darvish pitched seven...

Pittsburgh Pirates' Cole Tucker jogs home to score on a single by Jacob Stallings during the fourth inning in the first game of a baseball doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Pirates earn doubleheader sweep over Cardinals

Aug. 27, 2020 9:46 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Erik Gonzalez and Adam Frazier singled in runs, rookie Cody Ponce earned his first big league victory and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 Thursday night for a doubleheader sweep. Cole Tucker drove in the go-ahead run in extra innings in the Pirates' 4-3 win in the...

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Kwang-Hyun Kim throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Kim 6 neat innings for 1st MLB win, Cardinals blank Reds 3-0

Aug. 22, 2020 11:46 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kwang Hyun Kim pitched six sharp innings and earned his first major league win as the St. Louis Cardinals blanked the Cincinnati Reds 3-0 on Saturday night. Kim gave up three hits, walked none and struck out three. This was his third game for St. Louis and second start. “This is...

Chicago Cubs' David Bote follows through on a two-run single against the St. Louis Cardinals during the seventh inning of Game 2 of a baseball doubleheader Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)

Bote's 2-run single pushes Cubs to 4-2 win, split with Cards

Aug. 19, 2020 9:51 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — David Bote hit a tiebreaking two-run single in the seventh and final inning, Adbert Alzolay pitched five solid innings in his season debut, and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Wednesday night to split a doubleheader. St. Louis’ Brad Miller hit a tying RBI single...