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Steven Matz finalizes $44M, 4-year contract with Cardinals

Nov. 29, 2021 14:59 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Left-hander Steven Matz and the St. Louis Cardinals finalized a $44 million, four-year contract on Monday. Matz gets a $2 million signing bonus, payable within 30 days of the deal's approval by the commissioner's office, and salaries of $8 million next...

Goldschmidt, Edman, Arenado, Bader, O'Neill earn Gold Gloves

Nov. 08, 2021 12:47 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis became the first team with five Gold Glove winners when first baseman Paul Goldschmidt, second baseman Tommy Edman, third baseman Nolan Arenado, center fielder Harrison Bader and left fielder Tyler O'Neill earned the NL fielding honor Sunday. ...

Taylor hits walk-off HR, Dodgers deck Cards 3-1 in WC game

Oct. 07, 2021 02:57 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — One big swing by Chris Taylor sent the Los Angeles Dodgers soaring and the St. Louis Cardinals crashing. Taylor hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Dodgers a 3-1 victory Wednesday night in a...

After record streak, Cardinals undone by one hanging slider

Oct. 07, 2021 02:39 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — That record streak in September meant little for the St. Louis Cardinals in a postseason that ended with one hanging slider. Alex Reyes served up a game-ending home run to Chris Taylor just after entering in the ninth inning, a drive that gave the Los...

Cubs edge Cardinals 3-2 in rain-shortened finale

Oct. 03, 2021 19:14 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mike Shildt is ready. He hopes his St. Louis players are, too. The Cardinals dropped a rain-shortened season finale, then turned their attention toward the NL wild-card game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday. “If...

Goldschmidt walk-off hit, O'Neill 2 HRs as Cards beat Cubs

Oct. 02, 2021 00:46 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt hit a walk-off RBI single in the ninth inning, and the playoff-bound St. Louis Cardinals won for the 19th time in their last 20 games, 4-3 over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night. Tyler O'Neill homered twice and threw out the potential...

Cards' 17-game winning streak ends with 4-0 loss to Brewers

Sep. 29, 2021 23:44 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis manager Mike Shildt was philosophical after the Cardinals' team-record 17-game winning streak came to an end. “That was a cool run,” he said. “Let's start another one.” Daniel Vogelbach hit a two-run homer that...

Depth shows up for Cardinals during 16-game win streak

Sep. 27, 2021 19:38 PM EDT

It's Paul Goldschmidt, Adam Wainwright, Yadier Molina and Nolan Arenado. But it's also Giovanny Gallegos, Andrew Knizner, Jake Woodford and Kodi Whitley. The St. Louis Cardinals are proving to be a lot more than their biggest stars — a Lars Nootbaar more. ...

Umpire provides explanation for wild play in Cardinals-Cubs

Sep. 27, 2021 13:58 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Umpire Bill Miller provided an explanation Monday for a wild sequence during St. Louis' 4-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs that added another layer of drama to the Cardinals' 16th straight win. A request was made for an explanation after Sunday's game, but...

Sweet! Cardinals win 16th in row, go ahead in 9th, top Cubs

Sep. 26, 2021 19:32 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Andrew Knizner slid across home plate, hopped up and pumped his right arm in jubilation. Make it a very sweet 16 for the St. Louis Cardinals. Knizner scored the go-ahead run on Codi Heuer's wild pitch in the ninth inning, and the...