Latest Giovanny Gallegos News

Pujols hits 703rd HR to pass Babe for 2nd in RBI; Cards lose

Oct. 03, 2022 23:13 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Albert Pujols hit his 703rd home run Monday night, breaking a tie with Babe Ruth for second place in career RBIs, but the St. Louis Cardinals lost to Pittsburgh 3-2 when the Pirates drew four consecutive walks in the ninth inning to force home the winning run. The...

Gallegos agrees to $11M, 2-year contract with Cardinals

Oct. 03, 2022 18:48 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Reliever Giovanny Gallegos and the St. Louis Cardinals agreed Monday to an $11 million, two-year contract, a deal that includes a club option for 2025 and escalators that could make it worth $20.5 million over three seasons. The 31-year-old right-hander is 3-5 with...

Donovan's grand slam carries Cardinals over Padres 5-4

Sep. 22, 2022 20:32 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Lars Nootbaar provided St. Louis' first run in four games with a solo homer, and then rookie Brendan Donovan gave the NL Central leaders an even bigger lift. Donovan hit his first career grand slam slam in the seventh inning to lead Albert Pujols and the Cardinals...

Pujols hits 696th HR, ties A-Rod for 4th; Cards beat Pirates

Sep. 10, 2022 23:53 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Albert Pujols hit his 696th home run, tying Alex Rodriguez for fourth place on the career list, and the St. Louis Cardinals rallied past the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 Saturday night. Pujols trails only Barry Bonds (762), Hank Aaron (755) and Babe Ruth (714) on the...

Edman caps Cardinals' 5-run 9th in 6-5 win over Nationals

Sep. 08, 2022 00:28 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tommy Edman was confused. The St. Louis infielder thought he had made the final out. Instead, his long drive to left field nicked off the glove of outfielder Alex Call for a two-run, two-out double to cap St. Louis' five-run ninth inning in a 6-5...

Gorman homers, drives in 2, as Cardinals beat Nationals 4-1

Sep. 07, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nolan Gorman broke out of a slump with a homer and a pair of RBIs, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 on Tuesday night. Gorman said time spent with hitting coach Jeff Albert helped him after the rookie had just one hit in his previous 12...

O'Neill's 3-run HR in 8th lifts Cardinals over Braves 6-3

Aug. 29, 2022 00:36 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tyler O'Neill hit a three-run homer to break an eighth-inning tie and the St. Louis Cardinals rallied past the Atlanta Braves 6-3 on Sunday night. Tommy Edman pulled the Cardinals even with a leadoff homer in the eighth against A.J. Minter (5-4), who also gave up...

Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 6-4 for seventh straight win

Aug. 21, 2022 20:50 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Nolan Arenado quickly fell behind against a hard-throwing pitcher with a knack for painting corners. Instead of tensing up, the seven-time All-Star shortened up, found a pitch he could hit and shot the ball through the right side of the infield. ...

Pujols blasts two more HRs, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 16-7

Aug. 21, 2022 00:51 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals manager Oliver Marmol leaned back in his chair postgame, trying to find more superlatives to describe ageless Albert Pujols. Words weren't easy to come by, as the slugger's lore in baseball history continues to grow. “Listen to the names that...

Wainwright goes 9 for Cards, but Brewers win it in 10th, 3-2

Aug. 13, 2022 23:43 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hunter Renfroe tripled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals wasted a magnificent start by Adam Wainwright, falling 3-2 to the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night. Milwaukee moved within a half-game of NL Central-leading St. Louis,...