Cardinals in a quandary about Oscar Taveras
Cardinals in a quandary about Oscar Taveras
They may not want to admit it, but the Cardinals find themselves in a bit of a quandary when it comes to Oscar Taveras and what his role on the team should be.
Game Report: Rays 3, Cardinals 0
Game Report: Rays 3, Cardinals 0
Alex Cobb doubled in the first run of the game and struck out 10 batters in seven innings to lead the Rays over the Cardinals Wednesday night at Busch Stadium.
Ten questions facing Cardinals in second half
Ten questions facing Cardinals in second half
Ten questions facing the Cardinals as the second half of the season gets underway, beginning with what kind of performance can be expected from Tony Cruz?
Cards surprises, mysteries, disappointments
Cards surprises, mysteries, disappointments
A first-half review of the Cardinals surprises, mysteries and disappointments, with the performance of All-Star Pat Neshek ranking as one of the best surprises.
Home run hitters among Cards prospects to watch
Home run hitters among Cards prospects to watch
They are not yet included among the usual list of the top prospects in the Cardinals' farm system, but hitting home runs could move Rowan Wick and Mason Katz up that list in a hurry.
Matt Carpenter makes kids feel like All-Stars
Matt Carpenter makes kids feel like All-Stars
On the same day he was named to the NL All-Star team, Matt Carpenter and teammates Jason Motte and Trevor Rosenthal participated in the Rainbows for Kids All-Star game.
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From the monthly archives: January, 2013

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Blues need overtime to win third straight at home

There's something about playing at home which brings out the best in the St. Louis Blues.

Vladimir Sobotka scored 2:16 into overtime to give the Blues their third win in as many games at home this season Sunday night, a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Wild.

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St. Louis says goodbye, thank you to Stan Musial

St. Louis said goodbye, and thank you, to Stan Musial on Saturday with a mixture of tears, smiles and laughter emerging as the final tribute to the greatest Cardinal who ever lived.

Musial, who died a week ago at the age of 92, was eulogized by Cardinal chairman Bill DeWitt Jr., broadcaster Bob Costas, Andrew Edmonds, one of Musial’s 11 grandchildren, and by Dr. Martin Schwarze, Musial’s son-in-law, during the two-hour mass at the St. Louis Cathedral Basilica

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Halak earns second shutout in 3-0 win over Nashville

Jaroslav Halak earned his second shutout of the young season for the Blues Thursday night — and he did not have to work very hard to get it. The St. Louis defense limited Nashville to only 13 shots on goal and Patrik Berglund scored on a penalty shot and assisted on a power-play goal by T.J. Oshie to lead the Blues to a 3-0 victory over the Predators.

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Musial's death prompts personal memories of why he was The Man

One of my greatest regrets as a baseball writer, and as a life-long fan of the game, is that I never got to see Stan Musial play. I missed him by one year.

The first game I ever saw at the first Busch Stadium was in 1964 when I was eight years old, making the trip from my home in Springfield, Mo., with my mom and older brother. Musial had retired the year before.

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Cardinals, Wainwright hoping to get contract extension done

The last two years, the Cardinals have gone to spring training with one of their star players on the verge of his free agent season. One did not sign and left after the year. The other signed a contract extension while in Florida. The Cardinals and Adam Wainwright hope for a repeat of last year when Yadier Molina re-signed with the club. 

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Tarasenko scores two goals as Blues win opener


The lockout forced Vladimir Tarasenko to delay his NHL debut with the St. Louis Blues, but it turned out to be worth the wait.

The 20-year-old Tarasenko, who had been playing in his native Russia during the lockout, scored the first two goals of his NHL career Saturday night — on his first two shots — to lead the Blues to a 6-0 victory over the Detroit Red Wings.

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Blues announce schedule, will play Detroit plenty early

The St. Louis Blues will have to be ready for some tough tests in the first few weeks of the condensed 48-game schedule, officially released by the team and the NHL on Saturday.

Four of the Blues’ first 13 games of the season will be against the Detroit Red Wings, including the season opener on Saturday, Jan. 19. The game at Scottrade Center will begin at 7 p.m.


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Jazz up your Super Bowl Party New Orleans Style

(By Suzanne Corbett, StLSportsPage.com Travel/Food Editor)

Before the Big Game kicks of in the Crescent City the action will have already begun at tailgate parties and living room watch parties across the country. Fans can expect to enjoy mountains of chicken chickens and bottomless bowls of dip and chips. After all, besides the action on the gridiron Super Bowl is all about the food.


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