Toucher & Rich: Why Hasn't Cardinals Hacking Scandal Been A Bigger Deal?The Cardinals hacking scandal doesn't seem to be getting a lot of play around the country. Why is that? Matt Snyder of CBS Sports tries to explain.
5 Things: Holt's Cycle And St. Louis HackThere is some important off-field news to report, and not all of it is in the spirit of the game. But there was plenty of excitement on the field to remind us why baseball is fun, starting with a rare batting achievement.
Hurley: Bill Plaschke Proves That Stupid Cheating Takes Aren't Exclusive To Patriots-BashingThe Los Angeles Times columnist found time to take a break from writing Yasiel Puig hit pieces to write the worst sports story in America on Tuesday. The worst. And it's not even close.
MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred Discusses Fan Safety, Cardinals HackingRob Manfred has a lot on his plate in his first year as commissioner of Major League Baseball.
Red Sox Demote Allen Craig To Triple-A, As John Lackey Trade Looks Worse By The DayThe Red Sox thought they were getting a haul when they landed Joe Kelly and Allen Craig from St. Louis.
30 Players: Martinez Ready To Make Mark In Cardinals RotationTeams don’t often trade a young pitcher like Shelby Miller, but when you’re a team like the Cardinals with a surplus of young pitching ready to break out seemingly every year, it may be a bit more common. St. Louis general manager John Mozeliak basically said after trading Miller that one reason he did so was to make room in the rotation for Martinez, a top prospect who pitched out of the bullpen in 2014.
Roche: Exploring Pros, Cons Each Team Presents To Jon LesterWhere should Jon Lester sign? Dan Roche breaks down all the potential destinations for the free agent pitcher.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Will Be Fan Favorites In World SeriesThe Giants beat the Cardinals to make the World Series. But baseball fans outside of San Francisco will be rooting for the Royals.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Kansas City Royals' Streak May End In World SeriesThe Royals reach their first World Series since 1985 with 8 straight American League playoff wins, beating the Athletics, Angels and Orioles.
Playoff Pinch Hits: NLCS Could Go Seven Games This YearIn the NLCS, the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals are evenly matched. Baseball fans should hang on and enjoy the ride.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Predicting The World Series MatchupThe Royals lead the Orioles 2-0. The Cardinals and Giants are tied at one game. What's the chance of each possible World Series matchup?
Playoff Pinch Hits: Wild-Card Teams Dominating MLB PostseasonThe Royals and Giants, both wild-card teams, could each make the World Series. The top MLB regular-season teams are out, again. Is this good for baseball?
Playoff Pinch Hits: National League Dominated Lately By Exclusive GroupThe high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Spending Less Money To Win In MLB PlayoffsThe Royals have the smallest payroll of the remaining MLB playoff teams. The Cardinals, Giants and Orioles all started the season with payrolls exceeding $100 million.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants Eliminate Nationals With Three One-Run WinsThe San Francisco Giants advanced, beating the Washington Nationals in the NLDS in three close games. But are the upsets really a surprise?