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MLB, union make little progress ahead of CBA deadline

Nov. 30, 2021 21:37 PM EST

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Major League Baseball appeared headed to its first work stoppage in 26 years after a pair of brief negotiating sessions Tuesday led to little or no progress. The sport's five-year collective bargaining agreement expires at 11:59 p.m. EST Wednesday,...

Key people and background in MLB labor negotiations

Nov. 29, 2021 17:19 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Key people and background in Major League Baseball’s labor negotiations: COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT A five-year contract between MLB and the Major League Baseball Players Association expires at 11:59 p.m. EST on Dec. 1. ...

Cardinals bring back LHP McFarland on $2.5M, 1-year deal

Nov. 08, 2021 22:35 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Left-handed reliever T.J. McFarland became the first of this year's major league free agents to reach an agreement, getting a $2.5 million, one-year contract to stay with the St. Louis Cardinals. McFarland can earn an additional $500,000 for games...

After late-season run, eliminated Cards head into offseason

Oct. 07, 2021 13:32 PM EDT

It took the biggest winning streak in franchise history to get the St. Louis Cardinals into the playoffs. It took one swing of the bat to end their season. Now, after the Dodgers' Chris Taylor hit a walk-off homer in the ninth inning of the NL...

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...

Cardinals soar into playoff position behind ageless arms

Sep. 16, 2021 06:43 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — On the morning of the trade deadline in late July, the St. Louis Cardinals were a .500 team sitting 7 1/2 games outside a playoff spot. Even with new slugger Nolan Arenado at third base, a season that began with big expectations appeared to be slipping...

Marvin Miller remains "Godfather of it all" to modern MLBPA

Sep. 07, 2021 16:06 PM EDT

Marvin Miller surveyed the baseball landscape and came to a radical conclusion: if ballplayers could be convinced to see themselves as blue collar laborers — not unlike the steelworkers Miller had once represented — there existed an opportunity to drastically shift the balance of power in...

Scherzer strikes out 13, Dodgers beat Cardinals 5-1

Sep. 06, 2021 20:27 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Max Scherzer struck out 13 in his hometown and Chris Taylor hit a two-run homer, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday. Scherzer (13-4) permitted one unearned run and six hits in eight innings in his...