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  • Carpenter626

    Cardinals Bash Six Homers, Win 11-6 over Mariners

    The Cardinals blasted six home runs and had a franchise high 13 extra base hits in one game, to beat the Mariners 11-6 on Sunday in Seattle. Matt Carpenter and Tommy Pham hit two homers each to lead the Redbirds attack. The other Redbird long flys came from Matt Holliday and Jedd Gyorko. Carpenter, Holliday and Aledmys Diazs all had three hits each. Kevin Siegrist got the win in relief of Jaime Garcia. Siegrist’s record improves to 5-2 on the […]

  • Mariners

    Rosenthal Blows Another Save, Cards Lose in Seattle, 4-3

    Trevor Rosenthal continues to struggle as the Cardinals closer in 2016. His latest blown save might be his worst. Rosenthal entered the ninth inning on Friday night in Seattle with a 3-1 lead. After just three batters, the Mariners had walked off with a 4-3 win. Rosenthal gave up a lead off double to Kyle Seager, then walked Dae Ho Lee. Adam Lind then knocked a three run homer over the wall in right field for the deciding hit. It’s […]

  • ElliottTraded

    Blues Trade Brian Elliott to Calgary Flames on Draft Night

    The St. Louis Blues have been operating a two goalie system the last two seasons, but in 2016-17, that will end. The club trade goalie Brian Elliott to the Calgary Flames at the annual NHL Draft. In return for Elliott, the Blues will receive the Flames second round draft pick in this year’s draft. They will also get a conditional third round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft, depending on if the Flames sign Elliott to a long term. Elliott’s […]

  • MatthewTkachuk

    Five St. Louis Hockey Players Drafted in NHL’s First Round

    Before the 2016 NHL Draft, no St. Louis born player had ever been picked in the first round. That ended on Friday night in Buffalo, NY, when five local players were picked in the draft’s first round! Former Blue Keith Tkachuk’s son, Matthew started the St. Louis dominance when he was selected by the Calgary Flames with the sixth overall pick. Clayton Keller, a center from Swansea, IL was the very next choice by the Arizona Coyotes. Keller and Tkachuk […]

  • TarasenkoEAsports2017

    Tarasenko Will Be on Cover of NHL 2017 Game

    The NHL holding their annual awards show on Wednesday night in Las Vegas, Nevada and the Blues Vladimir Tarasenko does end up on the cover of EA Sports NHL 2017 video game. Tarasenko wins the fan voting as the Blues pushed really hard on social media to get Vladdy this honor. The Sharks Joe Pavelski was the runner-up.

  • Odom618

    Catching Up with Mizzou Football Coach Barry Odom

    Missouri head football coach Barry Odom was in St. Louis this week. Fox 2 Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne caught up with the first year head coach. They discussed several topics, including Odom getting comfortable being the Tigers head coach. They also talked about his plans for training camp, quarterback Drew Lock’s development and recruiting in the St. Louis area.  

  • Texas Rangers catcher Bobby Wilson and pitcher Jake Diekman celebrate the third out and a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on JUne 18, 2016.   Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

    Cardinals Blow 3-0 Lead, Lose Fourth Straight Game, 4-3 to Rangers

    ST. LOUIS-KTVI _ Ian Desmond drove in the go ahead run with a sacrifice fly to cap a two-run ninth-inning rally and the Texas Rangers overcame a late three-run deficit to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 on Saturday afternoon at Busch Stadium. The Rangers scored twice in the eighth inning and two more times in the ninth inning to overcome a 3-0 Cardinals lead. The Cardinals bullpen allowed all four runs after Carlos Martinez had thrown seven shutout innings […]

  • RangesrOdor

    Hamel Outduels Wacha, Rangers beat Cardinals 1-0

    Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels out-dueled the Cardinals Michael Wacha on Friday night at Busch Stadium and Texas beat St. Louis 1-0. Rougned Odor’s solo homer in the fifth inning was the only run of the game. Hamels pitched into the eighth inning allowing just three hits. Matt Carpenter had tow of those hits. Wacha pitched nearly as well, also going seven and tow-thirds innings, but allowing the only run of the game. The Cardinals have lost the first three games […]

  • Kolten Wong #16 of the St. Louis Cardinals.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

    Cardinals recall Kolten Wong, send Jeremy Hazelbaker to Memphis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The Cardinals have recalled second baseman KoltenWong from Memphis. Outfielder Jeremy Hazelbaker has been optioned to the AAA club. The St. Louis Cardinals optioned Wong to its Triple-A affiliate in Memphis in anticipation of Johnny Peralta’s return from the disabled list. The 25-year-old appeared in 49 games for the Cardinals this season, batting .222. Peralta suffered ligament damage in his left thumb in a spring training game on March 5. After surgery and rehab, Peralta made stops with […]

  • MarlinsMan

    Meet “Marlins Man”

    Fox 2 Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne introduces you to “Marlins Man”. Laurence Leavy is from Miami and travels around the country attending sporting events. He gives tickets to individuals to attend the game he is going to and encourages those fans to become friends while watching the games. Marlins Man visited Busch Stadium this past Sunday, June 5th for the Giants vs Cardinals game.  

  • Ozzie

    Ozzie Smith Remembers the late Muhammad Ali

    Cardinals Hall of Famer shortstop Ozzie Smith has a great memory of the late Muhammad Ali. Back in 1992, Ozzie’s the restaurant that Ozzie Smith owned and operated at Westport Plaza got a call from Muhammad Ali saying he want to win the Holyfield vs Bowe fight at his restaurant. Ozzie takes the story from there in this video clip.  

  • St. Louis Cardinals Aledmys Diaz rounds first base heading to second with a RBI double in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on June 5, 2016. St. Louis defeated San Francisco 6-3. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

    Cardinals Beat Giants 6-3, Wins Series Two Games to One

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The Cardinals finally have won a series over a team with a winning record this season! The Redbirds knocked off the Giants 6-3 on Sunday night at Busch Stadium and won two of the three games in their weekend series. Prior to this series victory, the Cardinals had been 0-8-1 in series against teams with a winning record in the 2016 season. Trailing 3-1, the Cardinals scored four runs in the 6th inning, while getting just […]