After three months without any baseball, the sport released chose to release two schedules this week: the 60-game schedule for 2020 on Monday and the full 2021 schedule Wednesday. The Reds will begin the 2021 season on April 1 at Great American Ball Park against the St. Louis Cardinals. They will have a day off on April 2 before resuming the three-game series on April 3-4.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 6:20 pm
ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Cardinals ace Jack Flaherty believes players could kneel for the National Anthem when MLB games start later this month in a shortened 60-game schedule. The right-hander joined former Cardinal Matt Holliday on his “Table Forty” podcast recently.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 3:22 pm
Drafted as both a shortstop and a pitcher, Winn will get a chance to do both at the camp because of the setup. Jose Oquendo will be in charge of the camp, and that will give Winn some time with the major-league coach doing infield drills, and pitching coordinator Tim Leveque will oversee pitching at the camp so Winn will get that one-on-one time on his pitching as well.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:15 pm
There is no doubt Major League Baseball owners will lose money this year. Lots of money. However, the exact amount remains unknown.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 5:00 am
QUESTION: What’s the story behind this party Harrison Bader attended after he was back in town? BENFRED: It made the social media rounds for a few days before Cardinals president of baseball operations John Mozeliak addressed it in a recent Zoom interview. A video clip showed that Bader attended Jim Edmonds’ birthday party right around the time players were returning to St. Louis.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 1:00 pm
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Posted: July 7, 2020, 5:09 pm
Baseball’s two World Series teams canceled workouts Monday because of coronavirus testing delays that one executive worried could endanger the season. The defending champion Washington Nationals and reigning American League champion Houston Astros called off training camp practices after not receiving test results from Friday. The St. Louis Cardinals also scrubbed their scheduled workout for similar reasons.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 4:18 am
Major League Baseball released its pandemic-shortened schedule Monday, featuring a tantalizing season opener between the New York Yankees and World Series champion Washington Nationals, even as some teams were still bogged down by coronavirus concerns. The St. Louis Cardinals also scrubbed their practice for the same reason. Nick Markakis became the second Atlanta Braves veteran to opt out of the season, swayed by a phone call with teammate Freddie Freeman, who has been stricken with COVID-19.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 4:10 am
I don’t know the number, but I’ve had thoughts in my head, manager Mike Shildt said while discussing his DH options. The good news is, for us, we’ve got that flexibility. Guys who are maybe not every-day-type guys could get that opportunity.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 4:05 am
The regionally-based schedule will feature 40 divisional games amongst National League Central opponents and 20 Interleague games against American League Central teams. The Cardinals will open up the season at Busch Stadium on Friday, July 24, with a three-game series against the Pittsburgh Pirates and finish their 60-game slate at Busch Stadium on Sunday, September 27, versus the Milwaukee Brewers.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 11:33 pm
The Cardinals confirmed Sunday that infielder Elehuris Montero tested positive for COVID-19 during his intake screening. He joins lefties Genesis Cabrera and Ricardo Sanchez as the third player in two days to go into quarantine, and the Cardinals have had a total of four. Two other prominent pitchers, Carlos Martinez and Alex Reyes, have yet to take the field, pending results of their tests.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 5:30 pm
A look at some of the greatest moments in sports history to have occurred on July 6.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 12:00 pm
While some fans are optimistic about that idea, some players can’t help but question the plan. “You know I think there’s still some doubt that we’re going to have a season now,” Cardinals Pitcher Andrew Miller said. By no means is this a slam dunk, I think we’re trying and we’re going to give it our best effort but for me to sit here and say 100 percent, I think would be a lie.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 7:43 am
I think there’s still some doubt that we’re going to have a season now,” Miller told reporters Sunday, less than three weeks before the regular season is scheduled to begin July 23. By no means is this a slam dunk. We’re trying.
Posted: July 5, 2020, 9:14 pm
Secret workouts and games involving Major League Baseball players were held between March and July in Florida, The Athletic reported on Thursday. The underground activities were held at Cressey’s Sports Performance in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., according to The Athletic’s Brittany Ghiroli. Games were played at nearby Palm Beach Gardens High School.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 1:03 am