St. Louis Cardinals

2nd NL Central | 39-35
  • Batting Avg
    10th
    .261 AVG
  • Runs
    3rd
    392 R
  • Earned Runs Avg
    10th
    3.97 ERA
  • Home Runs Allowed
    4th
    67 HR
  • ABC News56 minutes ago

    Cardinals Hit 6 HRs in 11-6 Win Over Mariners

    Matt Carpenter and Tommy Pham each homered twice as the St. Louis Cardinals went deep six times in an 11-6 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Jedd Gyorko and Matt Holliday also homered for St. Louis. Carpenter, Holliday, and Aledmys Diaz each had three hits as the Cardinals finished with 17 — including 13 for extra bases. Gyorko and Pham led off the seventh with back-to-back home runs against reliever Nick Vincent (1-7) to break a 6-6 tie. Holliday extended St. Louis' lead to 9-6 with a solo shot in the eighth against Edwin Diaz. Pham and Carpenter each hit their second home runs, both solo shots, in the ninth. Kevin Siegrist (5-2) allowed one run on two hits in 1 1/3 inning to get

  • HardballTalk

    Albert Pujols passed Harmon Killebrew for 11th all-time in home runs

    Angels 1B/DH Albert Pujols went 2-for-5 in Saturday’s 7-3 loss to the Athletics, belting a solo home run in the fifth inning off of Dillon Overton. The blast was No. 574 of the veteran’s career, breaking a tie with Harmon Killebrew to put him in sole possession of 11th place on the all-time home run leaderboard. Pujols now has his sights on Mark McGwire, who hit 583 home runs and his 10th on the list. Frank Robinson is not far beyond that with 586 followed by Sammy Sosa’s 609. Pujols also homered on Friday and now sits with 14 on the season along with 48 RBI and a .233/.308/.409 triple-slash line. If the season were to end today, his .716 OPS would be by far a career low. He hasn’t finished a