Peralta signs with the Cardinals

The Cardinals confirmed this afternoon that they have signed free agent shortstop Jhonny Peralta. According to reports, the deal is a four year contract worth $53 million. The 31-year-old Peralta was a free agent after a three-year stint in Detroit where he hit .278/.334/.438 with 45 HRs and 204 RBI. His stay there was capped […] Read More

Cardinals strike a deal with Angels

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have traded third baseman David Freese and relief pitcher Fernando Salas to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in exchange for outfielders Peter Bourjos and Randal Grichuk. The immediate effect of the deal is that it opens up third base for Matt Carpenter and, as a result, […] Read More

Cardinals trade Freese

Cardinals trade 3B David Freese and RHP Fernando Salas to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for OF Peter Bourjos and minor league OF Randal Grichuk […] Read More

Cards make last roster move before Rule 5 Draft

During the press conference for Mike Matheny's extension, John Mozeliak informed us that Oscar Taveras, Mike O'Neill, and Greg Garcia had been added to the 40 man roster. They also removed John Gast and Jermaine Curtis, while Ryan Jackson was claimed off waivers by the Houston Astros. The moves mean that there are still 36 […] Read More

Final roster moves before the Rule 5 Draft

Cardinals announce the addition of OF Oscar Taveras, IF Mike O'Neill, and IF Greg Garcia to the 40-man roster. LHP John Gast and IF Jermaine Curtis removed from 40-man roster. IF Ryan Jackson has been claimed by the Houston Astros […] Read More

Chris Carpenter officially retires

John Mozeliak announces that Chris Carpenter has officially retired from baseball […] Read More

Matheny signs contract extension

Mike Matheny signed to a three year extension. Will be the Cardinals managed through the 2017 season […] Read More

Being the GM

Each and every off season I like to ask myself what I would do if I were the GM of the St. Louis Cardinals.  I look at what I perceive to be the team's weaknesses and find ways to go about reinforcing those weaknesses. Going into this offseason, I see two main priorities for the […] Read More