St. Louis Cardinals

New St. Louis Cardinals pitcher John Lackey stands on the field for the National Anthem before a game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on August 1, 2014. Bill Greenblatt

Cards Pick Up John Lackey’s Option

Veteran pitcher will be paid $500,000 base salary in 2015

10/30/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Wednesday, October 29 – Mike Shannon, Jackie Joyner-Kersee

Charlie talks with STL Cardinals Broadcaster Mike Shannon about the life of Cardinals Player Oscar Traveras, who dies in an auto accident on Sunday; and with Three-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee about her upcoming gala.

10/29/2014

Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals dons the flag of his (& friend Oscar Taveras') native Dominican Republic while interviewed after winning Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Royals Pitcher Wins One For Oscar Taveras

On the day his close friend was laid to rest, Yordano Ventura tossed a World Series gem.

10/28/2014

A baseball that says "RIP Oscar #18" sits with other mementos outside of Busch Stadium in St. Louis on October 27, 2014. Fans have left flowers, candles, photos, baseballs and other mementos near the Stan Musial statue after word spread that Taveras, the Cardinals 22 year-old  rookie right fielder was killed in a car accident with his girlfriend in the Dominican Republic on October 26, 2014. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Oscar Taveras Funeral Service Today in Dominican Republic

A somber day for Cardinal Nation as 22-year-old outfielder Oscar Taveras is laid to rest in his native Dominican Republic.

10/28/2014

Pitching coach Derek Lilliquist, bench coach Mike Aldrete and Manager Mike Matheny of the St. Louis Cardinals look on during Game Two of the National League Championship Series against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on October 15, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Oakland Hires Cardinals Bench Coach

Mike Aldrete was Mike Matheny’s bench coach in St. Louis for three seasons

10/27/2014

Juan Perez #2 of the San Francisco Giants scores in the eighth inning off a hit by Brandon Crawford #35 against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giants’ Perez: “(Oscar) Was a Really Close Friend”

Outfielder had 2-run double in World Series after hearing tragic news & dedicated it to Taveras

10/27/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Monday, October 27 – Bill DeWitt Jr., Mike Shannon, Dan McLaughlin, John Rooney on Oscar Traveras; Pulitzer Prize-Winner Garry Trudeau

Charlie and Debbie talk with STL Cardinals Owner Bill DeWitt, Jr., Mike Shannon, Dan McLaughlin and John Rooney about the life of 22-year-old Cardinals Player Oscar Traveras, who died yesterday in an auto accident; with Att’y Timothy Hollister about the dangers of driving; and with Nancy S. Carver about the history of horse racing in the STL area. Charlie talks with former DEA Agent Ed Follis and with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Cartoonist Garry Trudeau.

10/27/2014

St. Louis Cardinals Oscar Taveras takes off for the outfield for a game against the Boston Red Sox at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on August 7, 2014.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Matheny: “We Loved Oscar & He Loved Us”

Cardinals, Major League Baseball mourn loss of star-in-the-making Taveras

10/27/2014

St. Louis Cardinals Oscar Taveras pumps his fist after hitting a two RBI double in the fifth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on August 2,  2014.UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Oscar Taveras Dies in Car Crash

Cardinals farm system top prospect made his major league debut in 2014.

10/26/2014

Broadcasters Joe Buck (L) and Tim McCarver pose for a photograph before working the Milwaukee Brewers-St. Louis Cardinals baseball game at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on April 28, 2012.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

What’s McCarver Think of 2014 World Series?

Cardinals broadcaster enjoys watching from home instead of doing Fox Network call this year.

10/26/2014

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