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Oliver Marmol takes over as St. Louis Cardinals manager

Oct. 25, 2021 16:23 PM EDT

As Oliver Marmol transitioned into a coaching career with the St. Louis Cardinals, it became clear he had the potential to become a big league manager one day. That day has arrived — a little earlier than expected. The 35-year-old Marmol was...

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...

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...

Wily veterans Wainwright, Scherzer meet in NL wild-card game

Oct. 06, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two wily veterans on the mound in an elimination game. Adam Wainwright starting for the reinvigorated St. Louis Cardinals against the Los Angeles Dodgers' Max Scherzer, pitching as well as he ever has. “It's as fun as it gets, right?” Wainwright...

LEADING OFF: 106-win Dodgers host Cards in NL wild-card game

Oct. 06, 2021 03:40 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WILD OUT WEST The 106-win Los Angeles Dodgers put their season on the line in the NL wild-card game against the red-hot St. Louis Cardinals. No team has ever won so many...

A capsule look at the Cardinals-Dodgers playoff game

Oct. 06, 2021 01:37 AM EDT

A look at the National League wild-card game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers: ___ Schedule: Wednesday, at Los Angeles, 8:10 p.m. EDT (TBS). ___ Season Series: Dodgers won 4-3. ...

LEADING OFF: 106-win Dodgers host Cards in wild-card game

Oct. 05, 2021 20:18 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: ___ WILD OUT WEST The 106-win Los Angeles Dodgers put their season on the line in the NL wild-card game against the red-hot St. Louis Cardinals. No team has ever won so many...

A capsule look at the Cardinals-Dodgers playoff game

Oct. 04, 2021 19:54 PM EDT

A look at the National League wild-card game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers: ___ Schedule: Wednesday, at Los Angeles, 8:10 p.m. EDT (TBS). ___ Season Series: Dodgers won 4-3. ...

LEADING OFF: Start 'em up! Yankees vs Red Sox open playoffs

Oct. 04, 2021 19:04 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Tuesday: ___ PLAY IT AGAIN All these years later, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox are set to meet again at Fenway Park in an all-or-nothing game. The...