Selections for National League squad announced as St. Louis catcher prepares to have injured knee examined.
Pirates pitcher was ejected from Friday’s game after hitting Allen Craig.
First baseman inks deal with Cards to keep him with team through 2017.
Adam Wainwright looked sharp in first outing of Spring.
Emceed by Cardinals broadcaster John Rooney, the night turned into a remembrance and celebration of Stan Musial, who passed away a night before the event.
While the starting pitching is the easy scapegoat for the Cardinals collapse in the NLCS, it was a lack of hitting and bad defense that really doomed the club.
The St. Louis Cardinals face tough odds in Game 7 of the NLCS, but there are exactly the kind of situations they have thrived in all year.
To earn a trip the World Series the Cardinals will have to avoid the mistakes that doomed them in Game 5.
The Cardinals now face two very good starting pitchers on the road as they attempt to clinch the NLCS. The Cardinals big hitters will need to step up to avoid suffering the same fate as the Reds in the NLDS.