Playoff Push Begins With St. Louis Cardinals 14-inning Victory Over Pittsburgh Pirates

St. Louis Cardinals mark start of playoff push in 14-inning win against Pittsburgh Pirates

Adam Wainwright becomes even more important as St. Louis Cardinals injuries mount

Right-handed starter Adam Wainwright has been a leader on the St. Louis Cardinals staff for years as he became co-ace of the pitching rotation with Chris Carpenter, but the team needs Wainwright’s leadership now more than at any other time in his career.

2013 St. Louis Cardinals are very good, but could be great

The St. Louis Cardinals jumped out to a 28-16 record through roughly the first quarter of the regular season, and while that is the best record in the National League, the team still has noticeable room for improvement.

Matt Adams turns potential into reality for St. Louis Cardinals

Adams is in such a groove right now he has the look of a hitter who could hit almost any pitch out of the ballpark.

St. Louis Cardinals’ comeback in Cincinnati marks beginning of division race

The most impressive part of Friday’s game, and the part that should give Cardinals fans optimism for September, is that the Cardinals were able to come from behind against their rivals and the team with the second-best record in Major League Baseball.

April showers bring May disaster

The only good thing about the Cardinals’ 1-4 trip is they returned home still in first place in the National League Central Division, albeit only a half game ahead of Cincinnati.