In the 2021 fan balloting for the St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame, first baseman Keith Hernandez has been selected. He will be inducted in August along with 2020 honorees Bill White, Tommy Herr and John Tudor. Hernandez discusses why he grew up as a fan of the team, his key influencers and what the selection means to him.
On Opening Day 2021, the St. Louis Cardinals system went 1-3, with Palm Beach securing a walkoff win on a two-run error. In his professional debut, by spinning five scoreless innings, Beach Birds right-hander Nick Trogrlic-Iverson is our Player of the Day.
Now available for pre-ordering, The Cardinal Nation 2021 Prospect Guide is back for a fourth year. The Guide includes approximately 200 pages of in-depth commentary about the very best St. Louis Cardinals minor leaguers.
As Minor League Baseball returns for the first time since 2019, a number of wide-ranging changes will be evident. We highlight the key differences for 2021 - whether across all of MiLB, league-specific or team-specific – rosters, rules, schedules, divisions and more!
The St. Louis Cardinals placed reliever Jordan Hicks on the 10-day injured list and recalled starting pitcher Johan Oviedo from Triple-A Memphis.
Fourth in our deep-dive series on the season-opening rosters for the St. Louis Cardinals' four full-season minor league affiliates is the Class-A Palm Beach Cardinals, at a new lower level with a very diverse roster that is high on potential but short on experience.
Prior to his Monday start, Adam Wainwright was activated by the St. Louis Cardinals, with outfielder Austin Dean optioned to Triple-A Memphis. Injury updates are provided on a number of players.
In Part 3 of a five-article series, Brian Walton reviews key points of interest from the High-A Peoria season-opening roster, including prior experience, fast risers and those not moving ahead as quickly.
The St. Louis Cardinals posted a strong 5-2 week with a split against the Phillies before sweeping the Pirates in Pittsburgh. Carlos Martinez picked up two wins and Matt Carpenter hit pinch-hit three-run home runs in consecutive games. Our Blast From the Past history segment outlines the team Hall of Fame candidacy of long-time coach Buzzy Wares.
In Part 2 of a five-article series, Brian Walton reviews key points of interest from the Double-A Springfield season-opening roster, including prior experience, fast risers and those not moving ahead as quickly.
In the first of a five-article series, Brian Walton reviews key points of interest from the Triple-A Memphis season-opening roster, including prior experience, fast risers and those not moving ahead as quickly.
Two St. Louis Cardinals minor leaguers have been released and a third has chosen to retire.
On Friday, the St. Louis Cardinals announced the season-opening rosters for their four full-season minor league affiliates.
The St. Louis Cardinals now have five pitchers out, with a shoulder ailment knocking Daniel Ponce de Leon onto the 10-day injured list late Friday.
The St. Louis Cardinals placed pitchers Adam Wainwright and Andrew Miller onto the injured list, activated outfielder Harrison Bader from the IL and recalled reliever Kodi Whitley.
If Major League Baseball does not rescind its three-batter minimum rule for pitchers, allow umpires to waive the rule when player safety is jeopardized.
The St. Louis Cardinals optioned Johan Oviedo to their Alternate Site following his Wednesday night start with reliever Seth Elledge recalled from the Alternate Site.
The St. Louis Cardinals recalled right-handed pitcher Johan Oviedo from the Alternate Training Site and optioned outfielder Scott Hurst to the Alternate Training Site.
The St. Louis Cardinals first baseman is slumping with the bat during the first month of the 2021 season. We take a quick look at three possible explanations.
The hot-hitting starting catcher of the St. Louis Cardinals, Yadier Molina, has been placed on the injured list. In the interim, Andrew Knizner will start, with Ali Sanchez promoted as the top reserve.
2021 is a year of change in what was the Florida State League and especially for the Palm Beach Cardinals – both on and off the field. The Cardinal Nation has all the details of an innovative new plan for fan access by the St. Louis Cardinals' Low-A affiliate..
The St. Louis Cardinals followed their losing road trip with a home sweep over Cincinnati, as the starting pitching has stabilized. Our Blast From the Past history segment covers the team Hall of Fame candidacy of long-time Busch Stadium organist Ernie Hays.
If you are a St. Louis Cardinals fan in Arkansas, Oklahoma, as well as parts of Tennessee, Kentucky and Mississippi having trouble finding the telecasts, we explain what is going on and share the details on which games MAY be available on any given night.
40% of St. Louis Cardinals minor leaguers did not receive the Johnson and Johnson COVID vaccine before inoculations were put on hold earlier this month. A Friday decision by the CDC and FDC should reopen vaccinations in time for Minor League Opening Day.
On Friday, the St. Louis Cardinals activated outfielder Tyler O’Neill from the 10-day Injured List and placed first baseman/outfielder John Nogowski on the 10-day IL.
As 2021 Minor League Spring Training Camp for the St. Louis Cardinals began, one pitcher retired, and another was given his unconditional release.
I had hoped a long-shot plan might have enabled me to be reporting this week from the St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Spring Training Camp in Jupiter, Florida. But it was not meant to be.