Fernando Salas could be St. Louis Cardinals most important reliever in late-July

St. Louis Cardinals right-handed reliever Fernando Salas returned to the team Friday to start the second half of the regular season after a 56-day stint on the disabled list.

Mitchell Boggs gets blame, but Victor Marte no better

The St. Louis Cardinals might have finally cut ties with one veteran right-handed reliever Friday when they sent Mitchell Boggs back to the minors, but they need to say goodbye to another.

Cardinals Pitching Forced to Evolve Post-Carpenter

The future in regards to competitive baseball is not looking too promising for Chris Carpenter. How does this impact each of the potential young candidates for the 2013 pitching staff?