The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-1 Friday, but they had to survive another bad performance from reliever Mitchell Boggs while Joe Kelly once again proved he should be used more often.
The Pittsburgh Pirates today clinched their 20th consecutive losing season, a mark that surpasses even the futility of our Kansas City Royals.
Today, Joe White takes a look at what lies ahead for the Cardinals as they take on the Pirates.
First-round draft pick Eric Hosmer has lived up to the hype with strong play at two levels of the minor leagues this season.
St. Louis returns home in need of a big push but will the roster look different by Sunday’s finale with the Pirates?