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Molina right at home at 9th All-Star Game
Yadier Molina's place in history has been a subject of national debate recently, with pundits from MLB Network to social media pondering his future Hall of Fame candidacy. It's an argument, quite literally, for another day: Molina does not plan to retire until after the 2020 season, and he won't be eligible for Cooperstown until five years after he hangs up his cleats.

POSTED JULY 16, 2018 6:07 PM
Source: Mikolas to miss ASG for birth of twins
Miles Mikolas is expected to miss the entirely of this week's All-Star ceremonies at Nationals Park, a team source told MLB.com on Monday. He will instead spend the time with his wife, Lauren, who is pregnant with twins.

POSTED JULY 16, 2018 4:34 PM
Cards trip up Reds in new skipper's 1st win
Tommy Pham's two-run single fueled a pivotal four-run fourth inning as the Cardinals rallied to give interim skipper Mike Shildt a win in his managerial debut. Matt Carpenter and Dexter Fowler hit early homers off Reds starter Anthony DeSclafani, who labored in the series finale. Pham came off the bench after Harrison Bader exited with a hyperextended left knee in the second inning.

POSTED JULY 15, 2018 8:20 PM
Carpenter ties Cards' mark with leadoff jack
Cardinals first baseman Matt Carpenter tied a franchise record for leadoff home runs in a season when he launched his fifth off Reds starter Anthony DeSclafani in Sunday's series finale at Busch Stadium.

POSTED JULY 15, 2018 6:40 PM
Cards introduce Shildt, address skipper change
Speaking publicly for the first time since dismissing manager Mike Matheny on Saturday night, principal owner Bill DeWitt Jr. and president of baseball operations John Mozeliak characterized the decision to make an in-season managerial change as an opportunity for the Cardinals to hit the reset button before the start of the second half.

POSTED JULY 15, 2018 7:45 PM
Hudson fires scoreless frame in Futures Game
The 20th edition of the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game had no shortage of big moments, with the two sides combining for eight home runs -- doubling the previous Futures Game record -- as Team USA outslugged the World, 10-6, on All-Star Sunday at Nationals Park. Here is a recap of each player's performance, with a breakdown of each club's representatives.

POSTED JULY 16, 2018 12:48 AM
Poncedeleon fires first career shutout
Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Sunday.

POSTED JULY 15, 2018 11:42 PM
Cardinals' Top 30 Prospects list
Who do the Cardinals have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for St. Louis' Top 30 Prospects on MLB Pipeline's Prospect Watch.

POSTED FEBRUARY 23, 2017 1:44 PM
Cards look to gain ground on Central rivals
The Cardinals return to action after the All-Star break at 6:05 p.m. CT on Thursday for the opener of a five-game series against the Cubs at Wrigley Field. St. Louis took one of three in its last series against its division rival in mid-June. The Cards have not announced their rotation plans, while right-hander Kyle Hendricks (6-8, 3.92 ERA) is slated to start for the Cubs.

POSTED JULY 14, 2018 9:50 PM
Bader dealing with hyperextended left knee
Cardinals center fielder Harrison Bader was removed from Sunday's 6-4 win in the series finale against the Reds in the second inning after sustaining a mild hyperextension of his left knee.

POSTED JULY 15, 2018 7:00 PM

MLB News Index

Harper wins Derby in front of hometown fans
Bryce Harper gave the 43,698 fans the show they had so eagerly anticipated in the T-Mobile Home Run Derby on Monday night, staging a late rally to win the final round against the Cubs' Kyle Schwarber.

POSTED JULY 17, 2018 12:38 AM
A record 221 dingers and more Derby facts
It was a memorable, record-breaking night in the nation's capital as eight competitors battled it out in the T-Mobile Home Run Derby at Nationals Park.

POSTED JULY 17, 2018 2:05 AM
Round-by-round recap of HR Derby
On the strength of an electric run late in the final round, the Nationals' Bryce Harper came out on top among a field of eight participants in Monday night's T-Mobile Home Run Derby at Nationals Park in Washington D.C., outslugging the Cubs' Kyle Schwarber in the final round to become the third player in Derby history to win the event on his home turf.

POSTED JULY 16, 2018 11:36 PM
Sale-Scherzer rematch opens tonight's ASG
For the second year in a row, aces Chris Sale of the Red Sox and Max Scherzer of the Nationals face off in the All-Star Game, managers AJ Hinch and Dave Roberts announced on Monday.

POSTED JULY 17, 2018 12:06 AM
Phils most likely to land Machado; deal soon?
Philadelphia is the most likely destination for Manny Machado, now that the Phillies have indicated a willingness to include pitching prospect Adonis Medina in their latest offer, one source told MLB.com.

POSTED JULY 17, 2018 12:06 AM
One fact to know about every All-Star player
The American League and National League All-Star teams are a Who's Who of the best players in baseball. So before they all take the field for the Midsummer Classic, MLB.com is breaking down both rosters with one cool fact for every 2018 All-Star.

POSTED JULY 16, 2018 1:53 PM
Army rep wins Armed Services HR Challenge
Ever since winning the inaugural All-Star Armed Services Home Run Challenge presented by T-Mobile last week, both U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Jacob Hensal and Naval Cryptic Technician Russ Newbern couldn't have expected to be where they were Monday night: in the batter's box at Nationals Park. And the country was watching.

POSTED JULY 16, 2018 11:20 PM
Javy Baez was the picture of style in a jacket Roberto Clemente wore at the All-Star Game 47 years ago
Baez styles in Clemente's jacket at Derby

POSTED JULY 16, 2018 9:17 PM
Trade Talk: Machado, Britton, Hand, Dodgers
As the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline nears, get the latest news and rumors.

POSTED JULY 16, 2018 2:06 AM
Manfred takes fans' questions at Town Hall
During his annual Town Hall Q&A session at Play Ball Park on Monday, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred touched on a variety of topics.

POSTED JULY 17, 2018 12:37 AM

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