Posted 9:52 PM 12/11/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals added pitching depth to their organization, signing right-hander Angel Castro to a one-year contract.
The 31-year-old Castro is 4-3 with a 1.29 ERA in eight starts for Aguilas in the Dominican Winter League and the Cardinals had spots open on their (More)
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Posted 4:12 PM 11/22/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Cardinals have traded former World Series MVP David Freese to the Los Angeles Angels in a four-player deal.
The Cardinals also sent reliever Fernando Salas to the Angels on Friday in exchange for outfielder Peter Bourjos and prospect Randal Grichuk.
Posted 9:25 PM 11/20/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
DETROIT, MI - Make that two former Tigers playing for the Tigers.
Former Missouri Tigers baseball player Ian Kinsler has been traded from the Texas Rangers to the Detroit Tigers in exchange for first baseman Prince Fielder as reported by Baseball Insider Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. The deal (More)
Posted 3:35 PM 11/20/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - After failing to return to the mound during the 2013 season, Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter has told Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that he will officially retire.
Injuries were a huge factor in his decision to retire as he has dealt with a torn shoulder (More)
Posted 9:33 PM 11/13/2013 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
DETROIT - Former Missouri Tiger star Max Scherzer is the American League Cy Young award winner. Scherzer earns the honor after going 21-3 with a 2.90 earned run average.
The 29-year-old Scherzer led the majors with those 21 wins, and finished second in strikeouts with 240. Scherzer started (More)
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Posted 8:18 PM 10/30/2013 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
BOSTON, Ma. - After a delayed arrival in Boston, the Cardinals arrived at Fenway to face the Red Sox, who were looking to clinch the 2013 World Series in 6 games.
Michael Wacha started pitching for St. Louis. The first three innings almost passed by scoreless. Nick Pedroia nearly knocked (More)
Posted 2:08 PM 10/30/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Digital Sports Producer
ST. LOUIS While preparing to fly out to Boston for a decisive game 6 matchup in the World Series against the Red Sox, the St. Louis Cardinals were delayed for about seven hours from their flight.
The reason why the redbirds were flightless yesterday was because only one of the three (More)
Posted 10:12 PM 10/28/2013 by Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jon Lester smothered St. Louis on four hits into the eighth, David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in a two-run seventh inning off Adam Wainwright and the Boston Red Sox beat the Cardinals 3-1 Monday night to take a 3-2 World Series lead.
David Ortiz's RBI double in the (More)
Posted 6:16 AM 10/27/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Game 3 of the World Series ended on a bizarre play that allowed to St. Louis Cardinals to take a two-games-to-one lead over the Boston Red Sox.
Third baseman Will Middlebrooks was called for obstruction in the bottom of the ninth, allowing Allen Craig to score the winning (More)
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Posted 7:16 PM 10/26/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Beltran of the St. Louis Cardinals is this year's recipient of the Roberto Clemente Award.
Beltran was seated next to Clemente's widow, Vera, when he was honored Saturday, about an hour prior to Game 3 of the World Series against the Boston Red Sox. Members of (More)
Posted 9:46 PM 10/23/2013 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
BOSTON, Ma. - Game one of the World Series kicked off in Boston tonight, and it was not a pretty start for St. Louis from the first inning.
The Red Sox would get the advantage early on in the game. In the bottom of the first, Mike Napoli doubled deep to center, allowing Ellsbury, Pedroia (More)
Posted 8:21 PM 10/23/2013 by The Associated Press
BOSTON (AP) - The World Series is underway in Boston as the Red Sox host the St. Louis Cardinals.
It's the fourth time the Bosox and Redbirds have met in the Fall Classic, and the first since Boston swept St. Louis nine years ago for its first championship in 86 years. The Cards earned (More)
Sam becomes the 33rd First-Team All-American in school history, the seventh at Mizzou for Head Coach Gary Pinkel, and the school's first defensive selection since former great Justin Smith in 2000.
The No. 8 Missouri Tigers wrestling team will travel to Cedar Falls, Iowa for the Northern Iowa Open this Saturday, Dec. 14.Over 30 Tiger grapplers will participate in the annual tournament held on the University of Northern Iowa's campus. Along with the eighth-ranked Tigers, Northern Iowa is ranked tenth in...
A staple of the Mizzou Department of Athletics has been the work of its student-athletes in the classroom and the 2013 University December Graduation proved once again that at Mizzou, its athletes truly are student-athletes. In fact, this weekend 34 Mizzou student-athletes will graduate with their degrees. The Mizzou football...
This week's Workout Wednesday will teach you a great exercise for the back and shoulders. Strong athletes have strong backs!
The NCAA announced Wednesday that it has awarded the City of St. Louis with four more NCAA Championships. Missouri will partner with the St. Louis Sports Commission to host the 2015 and 2017 NCAA Wrestling Championships and the 2017 and 2018 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships. The wrestling tournaments will be...