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Fried rolls as homer-happy Braves shut down Cardinals 3-0

Jul. 06, 2022 22:53 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Marcell Ozuna and Eddie Rosario hit back-to-back homers, Max Fried threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the slumping St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 on Wednesday night. Fried (9-2) combined with three relievers on a seven-hitter. He gave up only five hits,...

Swanson's 3-run double helps Braves outlast Cardinals, 6-3

Jul. 05, 2022 01:51 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — At the midpoint of the season, manager Brian Snitker says the defending World Series champion Atlanta Braves have made an impressive recovery from a slow start. Perhaps the most impressive resurgence belongs to Dansby Swanson. Swanson hit a three-run...

Ramírez, Bieber help Guardians beat Tigers 8-1

May. 28, 2022 20:16 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — José Ramírez homered and drove in five runs, leading Shane Bieber and the Cleveland Guardians to an 8-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday. Ramírez hit a three-run triple in the seventh inning and a two-run shot in the ninth for his 12th homer. The...

LEADING OFF: Cardinals getting playful with pitching staff

May. 23, 2022 02:54 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WINGING IT FOR THE CARDS First, Albert Pujols. Then, Yadier Molina. Anyone else want to pitch for St. Louis this season? First-year manager Oliver Marmol is definitely...

LEADING OFF: Cardinals getting playful with pitching staff

May. 22, 2022 21:28 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Monday: ___ WINGING IT FOR THE CARDS First, Albert Pujols. Then, Yadier Molina. Anyone else want to pitch for St. Louis this season? First-year manager Oliver Marmol is...

Goldschmidt's 4-hit game lifts Cardinals over Pirates 5-4

May. 21, 2022 23:20 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt went 4 for 5 with two doubles and two RBIs to lead the St. Louis Cardinals over the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-4 on Saturday night. Goldschmidt extended his hitting streak to 14 games and his on-base streak to 28. His two-run double capped a four-run...

LEADING OFF: Detmers tries to match Vander Meer, 3 twinbills

May. 17, 2022 02:12 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ AND FOR AN ENCORE Reid Detmers has a chance to match Johnny Vander Meer's feat of consecutive no-hitters when he starts for the Los Angeles Angels at the Texas Rangers. The...

Cardinals-Mets game postponed by rain; doubleheader Tuesday

May. 16, 2022 17:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and New York Mets scheduled for Monday night was postponed because of rain in the forecast and will be made up as part of a single-admission doubleheader Tuesday at Citi Field. The first game will begin at 3:10 p.m., with the...

Bader, Arenado homer to lead Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 7-5

May. 01, 2022 19:14 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis catcher Andrew Knizner had to take a peak at the scoreboard. He couldn't believe his eyes after a catching a 103.1 mile-per hour fastball from reliever Ryan Helsley in the eighth inning of the Cardinals' 7-5 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday. ...

Mets reliever Reid-Foley sidelined with torn elbow ligament

May. 01, 2022 18:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets reliever Sean Reid-Foley was placed on the 10-day injured list Sunday with a partially torn elbow ligament that will sideline him indefinitely. Reid-Foley exited his outing Saturday night against the Philadelphia Phillies while facing J.T. Realmuto in the...