Latest Kyle Gibson News

Cardinals-Braves game is postponed because of rain, doubleheader planned for Saturday

Jul. 19, 2024 22:02 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Atlanta Braves originally scheduled for Friday night was postponed because of persistent rain. The Cardinals, who are in second place in the NL Central, and the Braves, who are second in the NL East, will try to play a...

Arenado's two-run single in the eighth helps Cardinals beat Cubs 5-4 for a doubleheader sweep

Jul. 14, 2024 00:07 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nolan Arenado hit a two-run single in the eighth inning, Masyn Winn and Willson Contreras homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Saturday night to complete a doubleheader sweep. St. Louis won the opener 11-3 as Alec Burleson hit a...

Contreras homers again with three RBIs to help Cardinals beat Nationals 8-3

Jul. 07, 2024 18:38 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Willson Contreras hit his second homer of the series and the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Washington Nationals 8-3 on Sunday. Contreras hit a line drive 395-foot homer off Nationals reliever Derek Law in the seventh. He also singled and scored twice with three...

Nolan Gorman hits grand slam to help the Cardinals beat the Pirates 7-4

Jul. 02, 2024 22:36 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nolan Gorman hit his second career grand slam, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-4 on Tuesday night. Matt Carpenter dropped a soft single into left to load the bases with no outs in the fourth inning. Gorman followed with his 17th homer of...

Braves-Cardinals postponed, split doubleheader scheduled for Wednesday

Jun. 25, 2024 21:56 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The game between the Atlanta Braves and the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night was postponed due to inclement weather and a day-night doubleheader was scheduled for Wednesday. The first game will begin at 12:45 p.m. and the second game will begin as originally...

Otto Lopez's RBI single in the 9th gives Marlins 4-3 victory over the Cardinals

Jun. 19, 2024 16:59 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Otto Lopez got his second walk-off hit of the season, a two-out single in the bottom of the ninth to drive in Tim Anderson and the Miami Marlins defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 on Wednesday. Lopez's liner off Ryan Fernandez (0-2) was bobbled by right fielder Alec...

Cardinals' Kyle Gibson scratched with back tightness just ahead of start vs. Marlins

Jun. 19, 2024 13:11 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Kyle Gibson was scratched from his scheduled start just before Wednesday's game with the Miami Marlins because of back tightness. Gibson (5-2, 3.44 ERA) had been away from the team this week on bereavement leave after a death in his...

Cards catcher Willson Contreras likely will begin a minor league rehab assignment on Tuesday

Jun. 16, 2024 17:37 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals catcher Willson Contreras likely will begin a minor league rehab assignment on Tuesday. Contreras has been out since he was hit by a swing on May 7, breaking his left forearm. He had surgery the following day. The 32-year-old...

Gibson dominates, Pagés homers as Cardinals beat Cubs 3-0

Jun. 14, 2024 18:50 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Gibson pitched two-hit ball over seven innings, Pedro Pagés broke a scoreless tie when he led off the eighth with his first career homer and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 3-0 on Friday. Pagés, who has just four hits in 32 major league at-bats,...

Arenado hits a 2-run homer as the Cardinals beat the Reds 7-1

May. 28, 2024 22:47 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Nolan Arenado and Nolan Gorman each hit a two-run homer, helping Kyle Gibson and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-1 on Tuesday night. Iván Herrera had three hits for St. Louis, which improved to 11-3 in its last 14 games. Paul Goldschmidt and...