Reds blank Cardinals (0:40)

Wong delivers in the clutch

When one swing of the bat carries an entire team to victory? That's pretty special. When the hitter flips his bat like Kolten Wong did? Even better. Wong's grand slam put him among the day's best. Kahrl: Monday's Top 5


Kolten Wong's slam beats Reds

Wong's fourth-inning grand slam was all the Cardinals needed to beat Cincinnati 4-1. Lance Lynn pitched 7 strong innings to get the win. Box score


Goldschmidt powers D-backs early

Arizona has a 3-0 lead over the Mariners in the second inning, thanks to homers from Paul Goldschmidt and Welington Castillo. Follow live


Wong's slam gives Cardinals lead

Kolten Wong clubbed his second career grand slam in the bottom of the 4th to give St. Louis a 4-1 lead over the Reds. Wong's other grand slam came on his first career HR last year. Follow live

Kirk Irwin/Getty Images

Crasnick: Cardinals interested in lind

Jerry Crasnick confirms a report that St. Louis has "legit interest" in acquiring first baseman Adam Lind from the Brewers. Sources tell Crasnick that Lind is at the top of the Cards' wish list. MLB deadline daily

Only small changes in St. Louis

The St. Louis Cardinals acquired a reliever in Steve Cishek. An addition to first base may be next. That'll be as exciting as it gets for the first-place Cards. Updated deadline preview (Insider)


Power rankings: Cardinals still kings

St. Louis' 63-35 record is 3 1/2 games better than any MLB team. But the team riding the Cards' coattails just made the biggest trade deadline splash so far. Royals lurking

MLB Power Rankings (1:25)

Braves snag win in St. Louis

The Braves avoided the sweep with a 3-2 win over the MLB-best Cardinals, who lost for just the 13th time at home this season. RHP Matt Wisler struck out three over 7 IP in his fifth win of the season. Box score

Saturday's Top Five: Martinez tops Miller

In a pitchers' duel with the Braves' Shelby Miller, Carlos Martinez threw eight shutout innings to earn a 1-0 win. The performance landed Martinez among Saturday's top performers. Kahrl: Saturday's Top Five


Final: Cardinals 1, Braves 0

Carlos Martinez scattered six hits over eight scoreless innings, lowering his ERA to 2.34 in the process. The Cardinals turned to the bullpen to close out the Braves in the ninth, extending their win streak to five games.


Cardinals edge ahead

After 7 1/2 innings of scoreless baseball, the Cardinals finally pushed across a run on a sac fly in the bottom of the 8th. They'll take a 1-0 lead into the 9th against the Braves, looking to win their fifth consecutive game. Follow live


Pitchers' duel living up to hype

Shelby Miller and Carlos Martinez came into tonight's matchup with ERAs ranked among the league leaders. Neither has given up a run as we head to the fifth inning in St. Louis. Follow live

Getty Images

Matchup of the night: Miller vs. Martinez

Young Braves ace Shelby Miller (2.33 ERA) vs. electric Cardinals SP Carlos Martinez (2.51) is tonight's marquee showdown. Their ERAs are T-9th and T-12th in MLB, respectively. Follow live


Grichuk, Cooney lead Cardinals over Braves 4-2

Randal Grichuk homered and rookie Tim Cooney threw seven solid innings to earn his first major league win, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night


Final: Cardinals 4, Braves 2

Randal Grichuk cannot be stopped. His 4th homer in the past 6 games, en route to a 2-for-3 night from the plate, powered St. Louis past Atlanta. Box score

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25411th
On Base Percentage.3229th
Slugging Percentage.38720th
Earned Run Average2.641st
Quality Starts681st


ESPN Fan Shop Powered By

  • New Era Men's St. Louis Cardinals 59Fifty Diamond Tech Navy Batting Practice HatPrice: $34.99 Shop

  • New Era Men's St. Louis Cardinals 59Fifty Game Red Authentic HatPrice: $34.99 Shop