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2016 St. Louis Cardinals Game Recaps & Scores

Cardinals Fail to Produce Fireworks, Lose 4-2 to Pirates

St Louis Offense Overpowered by Marginal Starter

Cards edge series sweep in the rain

I'm only happy when it rains.

recap: the cardinals have won forty-two times

You know what the most exciting thing about winning is? It's when you win.

Game 79 Recap: Catharsis

Sometimes they win without a bunch of dramatic dingers or bullpen drama. I promise, really.

Errors outweigh hits as Cardinals drop series finale 4-2

Dingers can't do it alone - Royals beat Cardinals 4-2

June 29 Recap: Once Again, Not Quite

Cardinals come up one run short (again) at home (again)

the cardinals win their 39th game

The Cardinals blister the baseball to win game number 39.

Leake Struggles in 5-4 Loss

Mike Leake gave up four earned runs in three and a third innings Saturday night before giving way to Tyler Lyons. Although Lyons pitched almost as good as he looks, the offense couldn't quite come back from a 5-0 deficit.

What an awful homestand

Cards lose 5 in a row in interleague homestand.

Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Bullpen Blows 3-0 Lead


Cards Drop Pitchers' Duel 1-0

Michael Wacha and Cole Hamels were both very good, Rougned Odor hit a homer, and he plays for Texas. Nobody from the Cardinals hit a homer. So Texas won.

Offense backs Leake's strong effort in series sweep

Leake's strong effort plus a nice offensive output equals series win against division foe

the cardinals win in pittsburgh again!

three double plays and all the groundballs contribute a 5-1 Cardinals victory.

It took a while, but the Pirates were destroyed

Adam Wainwright (no kidding) hit a clutch double, Matt Carpenter did Carpenter things, and the Cardinals are five games over .500 for the first time in 2016

Cards Win, Rejoicing Ensues

Three is a serious number, too.

Cards Win Series vs. Good Team; Everyone Confused

The Cardinals beat the Giants for the second night in a row, thanks to good starting pitching, timely hitting, and another excellent outing by the bullpen.

Cardinals Win With Home Run After Home Run After H

After falling behind 4-0 in what looked be another disappointing loss, the Cardinals rallied back to win 7-4. Home runs by Moss, Diaz, Adams, and Piscotty provided the offense, and four scoreless innings by the Cardinals' bullpen kept SF at bay.

Game 55 Recap: Cards Drop Game 5-1

Cueto bad, Wainwright not bad, Cards lose anyway.

6/1 'Cap: Cards flat in loss to Brewers

There wasn't much excitement in this contest.

Cards crush Brewers 10-3

Matt Carpenter went 4-5 and pretty much the rest of the team got hits too.

Cardinals Decisively Beat Brewers on Memorial Day 6-0

Cardinals Overcome Brewers, Terrible Hats to Take Series Opener

Death by longball: 7th inn Nats' HRs doom Cards

This game was a decent watch... until, suddenly, it wasn't. If you missed it, you really didn't miss a thing.

Pitching Good, Offense Better in 9-4 Win

Adam Wainwright gave up three home runs, but still pitched well enough to earn the victory. He was aided by an offensive breakout (including two RBI of his own), as the Cardinals scored nine runs to the Nationals' four to secure a win.

Game 49 Recap: Cards Slam Scherzer, Nats

Stephen Piscotty hit a four (four!) run homer, which is the official most runs a home run can be worth. It was plenty, and the Cardinals got back above .500 behind Jaime Garcia's nice start.

5/26/2016 Recap: Leake Puts Self to Sleep on Mound, Cards Lose Dinger Contest

In a contest of boring pitchers and solo dingers, the Cardinals drop the series opener against the quite-good Nationals.

5/25 'Cap: Cards squander late, lose to Cubs

The up-and-downs of the 2016 season continued with another frustrating loss on Wednesday.

Cards blown out 12-3 by Cubs

Wacha pitches poorly, the offense mostly doesn't show up, and the end result is sadness.

Cardinals Walk Off on Grichuk Home Run

Cards Outlast Lackey, Win on First Career Walkoff by Grichuk

Cardinals lose

Zack Greinke leads D'backs to series win at Busch

Cards Hold Dinger Camp, Win 6-2

The Cardinals scored five of their six runs off home runs from Matt Adams, Jedd Gyorko, and Yadier Molina, and Mike Leake was #good, as the Redbirds easily handled the walking Aurora Borealises, also known as the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Game 42 Recap: [awkward pause]

I guess it's good to get Eric Fryer some reps

Cards throw out the script, Boot the Rockies out of Busch in 13-7 Laugher

It got hairy for a minute there, but the Cardinals absolutely destroyed the Rockies, winning the series.