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Phillies hold off Cardinals 2-0 to sweep NL wild-card series

Oct. 09, 2022 01:28 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Phillies wasted no time taking their raucous celebration from the infield at Busch Stadium, where the Cardinals had trudged off to mourn the end of an era, into the visiting clubhouse, where the champagne flowed freely and Calum Scott's “Dancing On My Own” pounded through...

Cardinals closer Helsley OK for wild-card round vs Phillies

Oct. 07, 2022 11:52 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals hard-throwing closer Ryan Helsley is available for Game 1 of their National League wild-card series against the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday. Helsley hurt his finger in his final regular-season tune-up this week but was included on manager...

Pujols, Dickerson help Cardinals rout Pirates 13-3

Oct. 01, 2022 23:31 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Albert Pujols hit a two-run single and Corey Dickerson had a grand slam in a six-run first inning to help the NL Central champion St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 13-3 on Saturday night. Pujols singled to left with the bases loaded in the first...

Pujols hits 701st homer, Flaherty pitches Cards past Pirates

Oct. 01, 2022 00:21 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Albert Pujols hit his 701st home run, Jack Flaherty allowed one run in six innings and the NL Central champion St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Friday night. Pujols mashed a slider from Johan Oveido 398 feet to left field in the fourth inning,...

Vargas hits 1st homer, Dodgers bounce back to beat Cards 6-2

Sep. 25, 2022 01:23 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Miguel Vargas was already excited after hitting his first major league home run Saturday night. Then the Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman got another big thrill when he was congratulated by Albert Pujols. The veteran St. Louis slugger gave his regards to the...

Cards' Pujols hits 700th home run, 4th player to reach mark

Sep. 24, 2022 03:13 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Albert Pujols seemed like a long shot in early August to reach 700 home runs, still more than a dozen swings from the hallowed mark and his power stroke all but gone. Or so it appeared. Now showing the pop of his youth in the final weeks of his...

Cards' Pujols hits 700th home run, 4th player to reach mark

Sep. 24, 2022 01:13 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals slugger Albert Pujols hit his 700th home run on Friday night, connecting for his second drive of the game against the Los Angeles Dodgers and becoming the fourth player to reach the milestone in major league history. With the drive in the...

Bader has 2 go-ahead singles, 3 RBIs in Yankees debut

Sep. 20, 2022 23:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Twenty years after celebrating his eighth birthday with a Yankees logo on his birthday cake, Harrison Bader put on the pinstripes he rooted for while growing up. This time, he had thousands cheering him on. Bader drove in three runs with a pair of go-ahead singles,...

Reds shut down Cardinals and Albert Pujols in 3-0 win

Sep. 18, 2022 18:26 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Stuart Fairchild homered and Luis Cessa tossed five shutout innings as the Cincinnati Reds shut down Albert Pujols and the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 on Sunday. The 42-year-old Pujols, who entered the game with 698 home runs, went 0 for 4. He received a lengthy...

Molina homers, Pujols goes hitless as Cards sweep Reds

Sep. 17, 2022 23:56 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yadier Molina hit a two-run drive while Albert Pujols went hitless in his quest for 700 homers, and the St. Louis Cardinals swept a doubleheader from the Cincinnati Reds 5-1 and 1-0 in 11 innings on Saturday. Pujols started at first base in the opener and hit...