Lance Lynn

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Lance Lynn keeps the runner at first base close with a throw in the first inning in Game 2 of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 12, 2014. UPI/BIll Greenblatt

Cardinals Announce 3-Year Deal With Lance Lynn

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have reached agreement with right-handed pitcher Lance Lynn on a three-year contract.


Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first inning during an inter-league game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Comerica Park on May 20, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Top 5 Cardinals Pitching Targets

With the Cardinals exploring trades or the possibility of signing a free agent starting pitcher, here’s a wish list of sorts.


NLCS San Francisco Giants vs St. Louis Cardinals

NLCS Game Two Preview

Cards will look to bounce back from series opening defeat to Giants.


St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Sam Tuivailala walks back to the dugout after giving up a three run home run to Cincinnati Reds Devin Mesoraco in the eigth inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on September 21, 2014.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Reds 4 HRs Too Much For Cardinals

Cincinnati takes final meeting of year, 7-2


Johnny Cueto #47 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in the eighth inning of the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Great American Ball Park on September 11, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Reds won the game 1-0. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Reds Win Pitchers Duel, 1-0

Lance Lynn was good, but Johnny Cueto fared just a bit better.


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Lynn Wins 15th, Cards Beat Brewers 5-3

Adams and Taveras sock homers


Randal Grichuk #15 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a RBI single in the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on August 26, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Bucs Blast Past Cards, 5-2

Randal Grichuk provided a bright spot for St. Louis with a game-tying pinch hit.


Second base umpire Tim Timmons calls St. Louis Cardinals Matt Carpenter safe as Cincinnati Reds Zack Cozart applies the late tag in the first inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on August 20, 2014.      UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Cards Keep Rolling, 7-3

St. Louis gains game on NL Central-leading Milwaukee.


Home plate umpire Tony Randazzo makes the call after Matt Carpenter #13 of the St. Louis Cardinals was  tagged out at the plate by Rene Rivera #44 of the San Diego Padres during the fifth inning of a baseball game at Petco Park July 29, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Padres Top Cards 3-1 In Series Opener

St. Louis strikes out in attempt to get Lance Lynn his 12th win.


St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Lance Lynn yells out after getting Los Angeles Dodgers Matt Kemp to strike out swinging to end the third inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on July 18, 2014.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Cards Start Second Half With Win

Behind the pitching of Lance Lynn, St. Louis beats Los Angeles 3-2