St. Louis Cardinals

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Fri, Oct 8, 2021

5:05pm - Seth Elledge cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Memphis on Friday.

Thu, Oct 7, 2021

11:39am - Adam Wainwright threw 5.1 innings in Tuesday's wild-card loss to the Dodgers, giving up one run on four hits and two walks while striking out five.

Wed, Oct 6, 2021

1:27pm - Juan Yepez Cardinals selected Yepez's contract from Triple-A Memphis ahead of Wednesday's wild-card game against the Dodgers, Zachary Silver of MLB.com reports.

1:25pm - Seth Elledge was designated for assignment by the Cardinals on Wednesday, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

Tue, Oct 5, 2021

9:26pm - Genesis Cabrera Mike Shildt said Cabrera (finger) is ready for Wednesday's NL Wild Card Game against the Dodgers, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

Mon, Oct 4, 2021

12:51pm - T.J. McFarland posted a 1-0 record and five holds over the nine innings covering his last 10 regular-season appearances.

12:46pm - Kwang Hyun Kim wrapped up the regular season with three straight scoreless relief appearances spanning five innings.

10:44am - Jake Woodford (3-4) was tagged with the loss Sunday against the Cubs after allowing three runs on six hits and a walk while fanning four across five innings.

Sun, Oct 3, 2021

12:02pm - Paul DeJong is out of the lineup Sunday against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

Sat, Oct 2, 2021

11:35pm - Harrison Bader went 1-for-5 with a solo home run and an additional run scored in Saturday's 6-5 loss to the Cubs.

5:22pm - Yadier Molina (shoulder) is starting Saturday's game against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

5:18pm - Edmundo Sosa (wrist) is starting Saturday's game against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

10:10am - Lars Nootbaar went 2-fo-3 with an RBI single and a walk in a win over the Cubs on Friday. He was also caught stealing on his only attempt.

Fri, Oct 1, 2021

10:17pm - Genesis Cabrera was removed from Friday's game against the Cubs as a precautionary measure with left middle finger discomfort, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

10:08pm - Genesis Cabrera exited Friday's game against the Cubs in the top of the sixth inning with an apparent injury, Zachary Silver of MLB.com reports.

2:38pm - Dylan Carlson is not in the lineup Friday versus the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

2:36pm - Yadier Molina (shoulder) is out of the lineup Friday against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

2:33pm - Edmundo Sosa (wrist) is not in the lineup Friday against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

1:54pm - Adam Wainwright agreed to a one-year extension with the Cardinals on Friday, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

Thu, Sep 30, 2021

6:22pm - Luis Garcia earned a two-out save with a pair of strikeouts Thursday against the Brewers.

6:20pm - Dylan Carlson went 2-for-3 with two home runs, three RBI, two runs scored and a walk during Thursday's win over the Brewers.

6:17pm - J.A. Happ (10-8) earned the win Thursday against the Brewers. He allowed three runs on nine hits and no walks while striking out seven across 6.1 innings.

11:48am - Adam Wainwright will start the NL Wild Card Game on Wednesday, Katie Woo of The Athletic reports.

11:02am - Harrison Bader will be on the bench Thursday against Milwaukee, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

10:44am - Edmundo Sosa (wrist) remains on the bench for Thursday's game against the Brewers, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

10:35am - Paul Goldschmidt will sit Thursday against the Brewers, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

10:25am - Yadier Molina (shoulder) remains on the bench for Thursday's game against the Brewers, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

Wed, Sep 29, 2021

11:36pm - Dakota Hudson will start Friday's game against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

11:12pm - Jack Flaherty allowed one hit and one walk with one strikeout through a scoreless inning of work in Wednesday's 4-0 loss to the Brewers.

11:05pm - Miles Mikolas (2-3) allowed three runs on seven hits and one walk with seven strikeouts through 5.2 innings, taking the loss in Wednesday's 4-0 defeat to the Brewers.

6:57pm - Andrew Knizner will start at catcher and bat eighth Wednesday against the Brewers, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

6:57pm - Nolan Arenado announced Wednesday that he won't exercise his opt-out clause after the season and will remain with the Cardinals for 2022, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

6:20pm - Tyler O'Neill isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Brewers, Katie Woo of The Athletic reports.

6:16pm - Nolan Arenado isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Brewers, Katie Woo of The Athletic reports.

6:13pm - Edmundo Sosa (wrist) isn't starting Wednesday's game against Milwaukee, Katie Woo of The Athletic reports.

6:07pm - Yadier Molina (shoulder) isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Brewers, Katie Woo of The Athletic reports.

9:30am - Dylan Carlson went 1-for-4 with a solo home run Tuesday against the Brewers.

9:14am - Nolan Arenado went 1-for-3 with a solo home run, two RBI and a double Tuesday against the Brewers.

Tue, Sep 28, 2021

6:53pm - Jack Flaherty Mike Shildt said that Flaherty will be available out of the bullpen during Tuesday's game against the Brewers, Zachary Silver of MLB.com reports.

6:44pm - Yadier Molina was scratched from Tuesday's lineup versus the Brewers due to shoulder soreness, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

3:44pm - Edmundo Sosa (wrist) remains on the bench Tuesday against the Brewers, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

Sun, Sep 26, 2021

10:42pm - Giovanny Gallegos fired a scoreless ninth inning, walking two and striking out two to earn the save in the win over the Cubs on Sunday.

10:32pm - Genesis Cabrera (4-5) walked one batter while recording two outs to earn the win over the Cubs on Sunday.

10:20pm - Jake Woodford allowed two earned runs on six hits and two walks while striking out one across 5.2 innings in the win over the Cubs on Sunday. He did not factor into the decision.

10:00pm - Harrison Bader went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Cubs.

9:39pm - Paul Goldschmidt went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a walk in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Cubs.

12:33pm - Jordan Hicks (elbow) will continue his rehab work in the Arizona Fall League at the end of the regular season and won't join the Cardinals for any potential postseason action, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

12:17pm - Yadier Molina is not in the lineup Sunday against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

12:11pm - Edmundo Sosa (wrist) is not in the lineup Sunday against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

5:11am - Paul DeJong went 1-for-3 with a home run and three RBI in Saturday's 8-5 win over the Cubs.

5:06am - Tyler O'Neill went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Saturday's 8-5 win over the Cubs.

5:03am - Harrison Bader went 4-for-4 with a double, a home run, three runs scored and two RBI in Saturday's 8-5 win over the Cubs.

4:58am - Jon Lester didn't factor into the decision in Saturday's 8-5 win over the Cubs, allowing four runs (three earned) on eight hits and three walks over five innings. He struck out six.

Sat, Sep 25, 2021

6:06pm - Jordan Hicks (elbow) began a rehab assignment with Triple-A Memphis on Saturday, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

12:03pm - Dylan Carlson will sit for the second straight game Saturday against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

11:59am - Edmundo Sosa (wrist) remains on the bench for Saturday's game against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

11:48am - Jake Woodford was optioned Friday but immediately recalled Saturday, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

11:18am - Justin Miller landed on the 10-day injured list with a right elbow strain Saturday.

8:53am - Lars Nootbaar went 3-for-4 with two solo home runs and three RBI in Friday's 12-4 win over the Cubs in the second game of Friday's doubleheader.

8:47am - Paul DeJong went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and two runs scored during Friday's 12-4 win over the Cubs in the second game of the doubleheader.

8:40am - Harrison Bader went 5-for-8 with a solo home run, two doubles, two RBI and four runs scored in Friday's doubleheader against the Cubs.

8:19am - Dakota Hudson (1-0) allowed two runs on four hits while striking out three over 3.2 innings as he picked up the win over the Cubs on Friday.

8:11am - Jack Flaherty allowed two runs on two hits and a walk while striking out a batter over a third of an inning Friday against the Cubs. He did not factor into the decision.

Fri, Sep 24, 2021

11:47pm - Jose Rondon hit a two-run home run in his lone at-bat in an 8-5 win over the Cubs in the first game of Friday's doubleheader.

11:40pm - Tyler O'Neill went 3-for-9 with a pair of home runs, five RBI and three runs scored as the Cardinals swept Friday's doubleheader versus the Cubs.

11:36pm - Paul Goldschmidt went 5-for-9 with a home run, a double, four RBI and three runs scored as the Cardinals swept Friday's doubleheader versus the Cubs.

11:33pm - Giovanny Gallegos pitched a perfect inning and struck out two to earn the save in an 8-5 win in the first game of Friday's doubleheader versus the Cubs.

11:28pm - Alex Reyes (10-8) allowed four runs on two hits and two walks with three strikeouts in 1.2 innings, earning the win in the first game of Friday's doubleheader versus the Cubs.

11:23pm - J.A. Happ allowed two hits and four walks while striking out six in four shutout innings in a no-decision in the first game of Friday's doubleheader versus the Cubs.

6:49pm - Dylan Carlson isn't starting the second game of Friday's doubleheader against the Cubs, Katie Woo of The Athletic reports.

6:43pm - Edmundo Sosa (wrist) isn't starting the second game of Friday's doubleheader against the Cubs, Katie Woo of The Athletic reports.

6:25pm - Brandon Waddell was optioned to Triple-A Memphis on Friday.

6:10pm - Jack Flaherty (shoulder) was reinstated from the 10-day injured list Friday.

5:27pm - Edmundo Sosa escaped without a fracture after getting hit in the wrist by a pitch Friday, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

4:20pm - Edmundo Sosa exited the first game of Friday's doubleheader against the Cubs after getting hit by a pitch in the wrist, Zachary Silver of MLB.com reports.

11:44am - Yadier Molina is on the bench for Game 1 of Friday's doubleheader against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

11:08am - Dakota Hudson (elbow) was activated from the 60-day injured list and is the 29th man for Friday's doubleheader against the Cubs.

Thu, Sep 23, 2021

7:16pm - Giovanny Gallegos earned the save Thursday by tossing a perfect inning against the Brewers with a pair of strikeouts.

7:15pm - Paul Goldschmidt went 3-for-5 with a pair of home runs and five RBI during Thursday's win over the Brewers.

7:14pm - Adam Wainwright surrendered five runs on four hits and a pair of walks while striking out one batter across four innings during Thursday's win over the Brewers. He did not factor into the decision.

12:22pm - Nolan Arenado (back) is starting Thursday's game against the Brewers, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

Wed, Sep 22, 2021

11:23pm - Paul Goldschmidt went 3-for-4 with a single, a double, a home run, two RBI and four runs scored in Wednesday's 10-2 win over the Brewers.

11:09pm - Tyler O'Neill went 2-for-5 with a double, a homer, three RBI and two runs scored in Wednesday's 10-2 win over the Brewers.

10:49pm - Miles Mikolas (2-2) allowed two runs on four hits and no walks with three strikeouts through seven innings, picking up the win in Wednesday's 10-2 victory over the Brewers.

9:22pm - Nolan Arenado was removed from Wednesday's game at Milwaukee with lower-back tightness, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

6:07pm - Jack Flaherty (shoulder) will start Game 2 of Friday's doubleheader against the Cubs, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

5:41pm - Daniel Ponce de Leon de Leon cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Memphis on Wednesday.

3:44pm - Jordan Hicks Cardinals announced Wednesday that Hicks (elbow) will be one of the players the organization sends to the Arizona Fall League, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

Tue, Sep 21, 2021

6:06pm - Jack Flaherty (shoulder) could be used in an opener role during one half of Friday's doubleheader against the Cubs, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

2:45pm - Matt Carpenter entered Monday's win over the Brewers as a pinch hitter in the top of the seventh inning, lacing a double and subsequently scoring in his one plate appearance.

2:27pm - Yadier Molina went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI singles in a win over the Brewers on Monday.

9:17am - Nolan Arenado went 2-for-3 with a tw-run home run, a walk and two runs scored in Monday's 5-2 win over the Brewers.

9:12am - Luis Garcia struck out a batter during a 1-2-3 ninth to pick up his first save of the season in Monday's 5-2 win over the Brewers.

9:06am - Jon Lester (7-6) allowed two runs on three hits while striking out two over six innings in a win over the Brewers on Monday.

Mon, Sep 20, 2021

5:08pm - Ivan Herrera was promoted to Triple-A Memphis on Monday.

4:59pm - Luken Baker was promoted to Triple-A Memphis on Monday.

3:46pm - Jon Lester will start Monday's series opener against the Brewers in Milwaukee, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

3:35pm - Jake Woodford won't start Monday against Milwaukee as previously expected but is listed as Tuesday's starter instead, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

3:12pm - Daniel Ponce de Leon Cardinals designated Ponce de Leon for assignment Monday, Jeff Jones of the Belleville News-Democrat reports.

3:11pm - Brandon Waddell was recalled from Triple-A Memphis on Monday.

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