Latest Dylan Carlson News

Happ's home run caps comeback as Cubs stun Cardinals 6-5

Oct. 02, 2021 23:29 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ian Happ drove a two-out, two-run homer in the ninth inning to sour what could be Jon Lester’s final career start, lifting the Chicago Cubs over the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 Saturday night. Lester, 37, hasn’t declared whether he intends to come back...

Rookie Carlson homers twice, Cardinals beat Brewers 4-3

Sep. 30, 2021 17:09 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rookie Dylan Carlson hit two go-ahead home runs, one from each side of the plate, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Thursday. Carlson’s homers made a winner out of J.A. Happ, who entered the game 0-3 in his last five starts...

Cardinals win 17th straight, clinch 2nd NL wild card spot

Sep. 29, 2021 00:18 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nolan Arenado came to the St. Louis Cardinals expecting to play into October. After reaching the postseason twice during eight years with Colorado, Arenado will go to the playoffs in his first season with St. Louis. Arenado, Dylan...

Cards win 11th in row, best streak since 2001; stall Brewers

Sep. 23, 2021 00:13 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt and Tyler O’Neill homered as the St. Louis Cardinals won their 11th straight game, extending their lead for the second NL wild-card spot and beating the division-leading Milwaukee Brewers 10-2 Wednesday night. Goldschmidt also...

Tatis botches popup, Cards beat Padres 8-7, win 8th straight

Sep. 19, 2021 19:11 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — San Diego center fielder Fernando Tatis Jr. dropped Nolan Arenado’s bases-loaded popup and heaved the ball home, leading to a five-run first inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Padres 8-7 Sunday for an eight-game winning streak. Tatis' brutal...

Carlson homers twice, Mikolas gets first win in two years

Sep. 18, 2021 00:39 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dylan Carlson homered twice, including a grand slam, to help Miles Mikolas win for the first time in two years as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Diego Padres 8-2 on Friday night. It was the Cardinals' sixth win in a row and extended their lead for...

Wainwright wins 5th straight as Cards deck Mets 7-0

Sep. 14, 2021 01:25 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Wainwright won his fifth straight start in a rare matchup of 40-year-old pitchers, and the St. Louis Cardinals blanked the New York Mets 7-0 on Monday night. Paul Goldschmidt homered and had two RBIs for the surging Cardinals, who have won five of...

Vogelbach slam in 9th caps comeback, Brewers shock Cards 6-5

Sep. 05, 2021 19:47 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Daniel Vogelbach relishes having the opportunity to change the complexion of a game with one swing of the bat. He made the most of that chance Sunday and delivered one of the most memorable moments in the Milwaukee Brewers' charmed season. ...

Lester sharp, Goldschmidt HR, Cardinals move up, beat Reds

Aug. 30, 2021 22:54 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jon Lester allowed one hit while pitching into the seventh inning, Paul Goldschmidt homered and the St. Louis Cardinals inched closer to the slumping Cincinnati Reds in the NL wild-card race with a 3-1 win Monday night. The Cardinals closed within 2...

Wainwright shuts down Pirates again in 13-0 St. Louis win

Aug. 28, 2021 23:51 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Adam Wainwright is waiting for longtime St. Louis Cardinals teammate Yadier Molina to start pressuring him to return in 2022. Given the way the veteran right-hander is dealing at the moment, the line behind Molina in the St. Louis clubhouse to convince...