Angels’ path to playoffs grows darker with loss to Diamondbacks

Angels manager Joe Maddon has seen too many final-month miracles — the 1964 Cardinals erasing a 6 ½-game Sept. 20 deficit to overtake the Phillies for the National League pennant, the 1995 Mariners overcoming a six-game Sept. 12 deficit to tie the Angels and win a one-game playoff for the American League West title — […]

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Lou Brock, Baseball Hall of Famer Known for Stealing Bases, Dies at 81

Lou Brock, the St. Louis Cardinals’ Hall of Fame outfielder who became the greatest base-stealer the major leagues had ever known when he eclipsed the single-season and career records for steals in a career spanning two decades, died on Sunday. He was 81. Dick Zitzmann, Brock’s agent, confirmed his death to The Associated Press, but […]

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Amateur night? Adbert Alzolay, Colin Rea start and struggle as Cubs swept by Cardinals

Adbert Alzolay lost to the Cardinals on Saturday. | Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images The Cubs fell 4-2 in the opener and 5-1 in the nightcap as the serious deficiencies of a still-in-first-place team were starkly on display. When it comes to the Cubs, the season is taking shape as a tale of two teams. […]

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Jen and tonic: Welter was a trendsetter, but there’s more to do to get more women in NFL

Former Cardinals assistant coach Jen Welter watches from the sideline during a preseason game against the Chiefs in 2015 in Glendale, Ariz. | Christian Petersen/Getty Images Jen Welter became the first female coach in league history in 2015, when then-Cardinals coach Bruce Arians hired her to be part of his training-camp and preseason staff. Growing […]

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Will Kyler Murray be a tougher QB to stop than Lamar Jackson? Get Up debates

Booger McFarland, Dianna Russini and Rob Ninkovich join Get Up and debate whether Arizona Cardinals QB Kyler Murray will be tougher to stop than Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson this season. #GetUp #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN […]

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Top takeaways from Cubs series win over the Cardinals

AP Photo/David Banks The Cubs defeated the Cardinals, 4-2, to split Wednesday’s doubleheader and take three games from their NL Central rival. The Cubs had to battle with five games in three days with the Cardinals. While they split Wednesday’s doubleheader, ending the day with a 4-2 win in Game 2, they did manage to […]

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Cubs’ Tyson Miller makes major-league debut against Cardinals

Cubs pitcher Tyson Miller delivers against the Cardinals on Monday. | Matt Marton/AP The Cubs’ right-handed prospect threw two innings in his first Major League start against the Cardinals on Monday. It had been four years since right-hander Tyson Miller heard his name called during the 2016 MLB Draft and on Monday, he finally got […]

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Cubs drop Game 1 of doubleheader against the Cardinals as losing streak moves to four

Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images Cardinals score two runs in the seventh inning to defeat Cubs 3-1. Kyle Hendricks allows three runs over 6 1/3 innings. It was up to starter Kyle Hendricks to try to play stopper in Game 1 of Monday’s doubleheader against the Cardinals, but the Cubs ace came close as the […]

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White Sox blast four consecutive home runs in 7-2 victory over Cardinals

Chicago White Sox’s Yasmani Grandal celebrates his home run off St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Roel Ramirez during the fifth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) | AP Photos Yoan Moncada, Yasmani Grandal, Jose Abreu, Eloy Jimenez hit successive blasts vs. Cardinals. Four, off the floor. […]

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Friday’s White Sox-Cardinals game postponed: report

Friday’s White Sox-Cardinals game has reportedly been postponed. | Jeff Roberson/AP Cardinals have not played since July 29 because of multiple positive coronavirus tests. The White Sox were waiting for word from Major League Baseball about the status of their scheduled game against Cardinals Friday at Guaranteed Rate Field, which has been postponed according two […]

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MLB has tough decisions to make with Cardinals stuck in limbo

AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh Cubs have already felt the ripple effects of Cardinals outbreak. Four of the five NL Central teams have now had schedules due to the postponements.  Major League Baseball has a predicament on its hands. Not only trying to keep its 30 clubs safe amid a global pandemic, but also trying to […]

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Cardinals Game Is Postponed After Another Positive Virus Test

ST. LOUIS — The Cardinals’ game Friday against the Chicago Cubs was postponed after another St. Louis player tested positive for the coronavirus. Major League Baseball said the game was postponed to allow more time for additional testing and to complete the contact tracing process. The Cardinals have been off since last Friday, when two […]

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Cardinals’ Yadier Molina among St. Louis players testing positive for coronavirus

Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina said he tested positive for COVID-19. | Jeff Roberson/AP Molina’s announcement comes a day after the club had its next series postponed due to 13 total positive tests among players and staff. Yadier Molina revealed Tuesday he is one of the St. Louis Cardinals players positive for the coronavirus. “I am saddened to […]

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Cubs aim to move forward with Kris Bryant cleared from MLB COVID-19 protocol

AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski MLB’s tentative plan is for the Cardinals to resume play on Friday when the Cubs head to St. Louis. In a world where baseball tries to play through a global pandemic and teams are battling outbreaks, it’s never wrong to be cautious. The Cubs and star third baseman Kris Bryant have experienced […]

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Cardinals-Tigers series postponed after 13 in St. Louis organization test positive for coronavirus

The coronavirus will sideline the Cardinals until at least Friday’s series opener against the Cubs. | Jeff Roberson/AP St. Louis last played July 29 at Minnesota and is tentatively set to resume its schedule this Friday at home against the Cubs. NEW YORK — Seven St. Louis Cardinals players and six staff members tested positive […]

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White Sox-Cardinals Field of Dreams game reportedly canceled

White Sox were scheduled to play Cardinals in Iowa cornfield The White Sox’ Field of Dreams game against the Cardinals in the Iowa corn fields Aug. 13 has been cancelled, according to a report by Ken Rosenthal. The game, which was slated for Dyersville, Iowa, near the location of the “Field of Dreams” motion picture, […]

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Seven Cardinals players and six staff members test positive for the coronavirus

Seven St. Louis Cardinals players and six staff members tested positive for COVID-19, causing Major League Baseball to postpone the team’s four-game series at Detroit. The series was to have been played at Comerica Park from Tuesday through Thursday. St. Louis has been in quarantine since Thursday in Milwaukee, where the Cardinals’ series last weekend […]

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Cubs remain on high alert as coronavirus outbreak enters NL Central

Justin Casterline/Getty Images The Cardinals have had multiple positive COVID-19 tests this week. The Cubs are scheduled to be in St. Louis for a three-game series starting Friday. Major League Baseball continues to battle coronavirus outbreaks on multiple fronts. The virus has made its way to the National League Central and put the Cubs in […]

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Cardinals-Brewers postponement means 20% of MLB is benched due to COVID-19

The Brewers home opener at Miller Park was postponed after two Cardinals players tested positive for COVID-19. | Morry Gash/AP Two St. Louis players have tested positive for the coronavirus. MIAMI — Six major league teams were idle Friday because of the coronavirus, with a Cardinals-Brewers game the latest to be postponed as a spread […]

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Cardinals-Brewers game postponed after St. Louis player tests positive for COVID-19

The Brewers home opener at Miller Park was postponed after a Cardinals player tested positive for COVID-19. | Morry Gash/AP Two more teams join the list of games needing to be made up in an already shortened season. NEW YORK — The coronavirus forced another change in Major League Baseball’s schedule, bringing the league’s total […]

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Cardinals vs. Brewers game postponed after positive coronavirus tests

Friday’s game between St. Louis and Milwaukee was postponed after two people within the Cardinals’ organization tested positive for the coronavirus, Major League Baseball announced. Two other games scheduled for Friday involving the Marlins, Nationals, Blue Jays and Phillies had already been postponed because of an outbreak among Miami players and two positive tests on […]

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Cardinals player tests positive for coronavirus, forcing postponement of Brewers’ home opener

The Brewers home opener at Miller Park was postponed after a Cardinals player tested positive for COVID-19. | Morry Gash/AP Two more teams join the list of games needing to be made up in an already shortened season. Major League Baseball’s quest to play its truncated season has taken another hit. Friday’s game between the […]

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Kyler Murray reacts to his ‘disrespectful’ Madden NFL 21 rating | First Take

Arizona Cardinals star QB Kyler Murray joins First Take and reacts to his 77 overall rating on Madden NFL 21. #FirstTake #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV ESPN […]

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