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2019 Schedule

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

Dakota Hudson's strong outing (5 shutout IP, 8 K's) probably clinches him a rotation spot, though he shouldn't be counted on for that kind of strikeout rate during the regular season. He's a pitch-to-contact, 55-60% ground ball type who will probably be susceptible to matchups.

Goldschmidt launches first HR as Cardinal (0:20)
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Ultimate 2019 MLB betting guide

World Series, season win totals and player props -- there are more ways than ever to bet baseball. Here are our nine best futures bets for this season.

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Our ultimate $1 million Home Run Derby field

Aaron Judge, Bryce Harper and ... Matt Adams? With big bucks now at stake, we asked our writers which eight sluggers they would want swinging for the fences.

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Predicting the next top-100 player for all 30 teams

From top prospects and rising young stars to bounce-back candidates, which players who missed the MLB Rank cut could soon find a place on the list?

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Cardinals RHP Martinez to start season on IL

Carlos Martinez, the Cardinals' Opening Day starter last year, is still working his way back from shoulder weakness and will begin the season on the injured list.

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Cardinals' Molina singles in knee surgery return

Leaving the clubhouse following his first exhibition game this year, St. Louis catcher Yadier Molina received a congratulatory fist bump from third baseman Matt Carpenter.

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Molina continues comeback, catches Mikolas

Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, who hasn't played in a spring training game after having knee surgery in December, caught Opening Day starter Miles Mikolas in a camp game Wednesday.


BBTN: Service Time, Trout, Wainwright, Numbers Game

Before conversations with Mike Trout (27:33) & Adam Wainwright (33:18), Buster & Boog Sciambi discuss service time manipulation, Clayton Kershaw and more (3:54). Plus, Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (43:06) and an All-Access ride with Boston's Matt Barnes (48:34).

Dabo switch-hits during batting practice with the Cardinals (0:52)
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Cards eye March 14 for Molina's 1st game at C

The Cardinals are targeting March 14 for Yadier Molina's first exhibition game appearance at catcher as the nine-time All-Star recovers from left knee surgery in December.


A Baseball And Business Decision

Buster talks to Matt Vasgersian about the Giants' interest in Bryce Harper (6:01), goes rapid fire with J.D. Martinez (20:05), gets the Numbers Game from Sarah Langs (28:23), and chats with Keith Law about Vladimir Guerrero, Jr. (33:24).

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.23130th
On Base Percentage.30130th
Slugging Percentage.36730th
Earned Run Average4.6812th
Quality Starts0Tied-1st