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  • Gonzalez's late RBI propels Dodgers to 4-3 win over Cards

    Gonzalez's late RBI propels Dodgers to 4-3 win over Cards

    Posted 10:46 PM 7/20/2014 by Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning off St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal and the Los Angeles Dodgers salvaged the finale of a three-game series with a 4-3 victory on Sunday night.

    The Dodgers pulled into a virtual tie for first place (More)

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  • Royals fail to score a run, lose to Red Sox 6-0

    Royals fail to score a run, lose to Red Sox 6-0

    Posted 3:49 PM 7/20/2014 by Associated Press

    BOSTON (AP) -Jon Lester allowed no earned runs for the third time in four starts, and the Boston Red Sox completed a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 6-0 win Sunday.

    In eight innings, the All-Star left-hander struck out eight and gave up two walks and four hits. Only one (More)

  • Napoli blasts homer, Red Sox defeat Royals 2-1

    Napoli blasts homer, Red Sox defeat Royals 2-1

    Posted 9:13 PM 7/19/2014 by The Associated Press

    BOSTON (AP) - Rubby De La Rosa pitched seven solid innings and Mike Napoli hit a tiebreaking homer to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.

    It was the sixth win in seven games for the defending World Series champions, who are looking to (More)

  • Cards have big first inning, beat Dodgers 4-2

    Cards have big first inning, beat Dodgers 4-2

    Posted 7:05 PM 7/19/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Adams homered to cap a four-run first inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 Saturday to send All-Star Zack Greinke to losses in consecutive regular-season starts for the first time in nearly four years.

    Joe Kelly (2-1) gave up four hits (More)

  • Holliday drives three runs home in Cardinals 3-2 win

    Holliday drives three runs home in Cardinals 3-2 win

    Posted 10:36 PM 7/18/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Holliday homered and doubled with three RBIs, and Lance Lynn won his third straight start for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.

    Kolten Wong had two hits and scored on both of Holliday's RBI hits for the Cardinals (More)

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  • Red Sox blast two homers in sixth, beat Royals 5-4

    Red Sox blast two homers in sixth, beat Royals 5-4

    Posted 10:09 PM 7/18/2014 by The Associated Press

    BOSTON (AP) - Jonny Gomes hit a go-ahead two-run pinch homer in the sixth after another two-run shot in the inning by Xander Bogaerts and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4 on Friday night.

    The Red Sox maintained their momentum after winning four of their last five games (More)

  • Tigers score three in ninth inning as Royals lose 5-1

    Tigers score three in ninth inning as Royals lose 5-1

    Posted 9:48 PM 7/12/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Rick Porcello outdueled James Shields and the Detroit Tigers won their fifth in a row, beating the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Saturday night.

    Porcello (12-5) raised his career record against Kansas City to 8-3 while yielding six hits and one run through seven (More)

  • Wainwright reaches 12 wins as Cards defeat Brewers 10-2

    Wainwright reaches 12 wins as Cards defeat Brewers 10-2

    Posted 7:09 PM 7/12/2014 by The Associated Press

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - Adam Wainwright pitched seven strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals sent Milwaukee to its seventh straight loss, 10-2 on Saturday as the Brewers mourned the death of shortstop Jean Segura's young son.

    Segura left the team and traveled home to the Dominican Republic, a (More)

  • Royals offense falls short in 2-1 loss to Tigers

    Royals offense falls short in 2-1 loss to Tigers

    Posted 10:25 PM 7/11/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Anibal Sanchez tossed seven stingy innings, Ian Kinsler and Miguel Cabrera drove in runs and the Detroit Tigers squeaked out a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night.

    Sanchez (6-3) scattered eight hits without a walk to help the AL Central-leading Tigers (More)

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  • Wong walkoff HR gives Cards 5-4 win over Pirates

    Wong walkoff HR gives Cards 5-4 win over Pirates

    Posted 10:20 PM 7/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Kolten Wong gave the St. Louis Cardinals their second straight game-winning ninth-inning home run, connecting off Ernesto Frieri with two outs for a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.

    Frieri (1-1) got two routine outs before Wong, batting (More)

  • Cards assistant withdraws from race for Padres job

    Cards assistant withdraws from race for Padres job

    Posted 9:38 PM 7/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals assistant general manager Michael Girsch has withdrawn his candidacy for the GM opening with the San Diego Padres.

    St. Louis made a brief announcement during Tuesday night's game against the Pirates.

    The 37-year-old Girsch is in his fourth season as assistant GM under John Mozeliak with the Cardinals. He joined the team as coordinator of amateur scouting in 2006.

    The Padres fired Josh Byrnes on June 22.

     

  • Cardinals' Garcia to undergo thoracic surgery

    Cardinals' Garcia to undergo thoracic surgery

    Posted 7:33 PM 7/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals left-hander Jaime Garcia will undergo thoracic outlet surgery Friday to relieve nerve issues in his pitching arm, shoulder and hand.

    General manager John Mozeliak said Tuesday that Garcia considered the operation his last viable option. The announcement was made (More)

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