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Matt Holliday

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  • Whispers

    There's a reason teams aren't excited about their players participating in the Home Run Derby. Entering the weekend, the eight hitters who participated in this month's All-Star Game event had batted .266 in the second half, with terrible power numbers...
  • Who will win the AL, NL wild-card races?

    Red Sox and Braves Phil Rogers Chicago Tribune Forget the angst of Red Sox Nation. The Yankees are taking care of the Rays, and the Rangers will do the same with the Angels. Terry Francona's guys will march into October. It's the National League...
  • Britton's rough stretch continues in Orioles' loss

    Britton's rough stretch continues in Orioles' loss
    Orioles prized left-hander Zach Britton won five of his first six starts, emerging as the team's biggest early-season success story and a legitimate American League Rookie of the Year candidate. A stretch of one win over 10 starts certainly has a way...
  • Carpenter shuts down Orioles in Cardinals' 5-1 win

    Carpenter shuts down Orioles in Cardinals' 5-1 win
    It has become a trend that these Orioles appear powerless to break: the starter puts the team in an early hole, the bullpen is called on far earlier than should be necessary and the offense squanders numerous opportunities to get back in the game. The...
  • Rotation's short stints spell end of Rapada's tenure with Orioles

    Rotation's short stints spell end of Rapada's tenure with Orioles
    The inability of the Orioles' rotation to go deep into games claimed its first victim of 2011: left-handed reliever Clay Rapada. The lefty specialist who was 0-0 with a 7.30 ERA in 22 appearances this season was designated for assignment Wednesday when...
  • Sweep eludes Cardinals after loss to Dodgers

    ST. LOUIS The St. Louis Cardinals scored more runs off Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw on Sunday night at Busch Stadium than anybody else had in nearly two months. They touched up Kershaw, who had given up a total of five runs in his last eight...
  • Clayton Kershaw stands up for Dodgers, and they don't back down

    Clayton Kershaw stands up for Dodgers, and they don't back down
    Of all the whistling and winding throws by Clayton Kershaw on a hot and hostile Sunday night, this pitch was the wildest. Yet three months from now, this pitch might be remembered as the best. Delivered at the start of the fourth inning against the...
  • Preview: Rays at Cardinals

    The Tampa Bay Rays continue increase optimism that they can contend for a playoff spot after spending most of June with the worst record in baseball. The Rays try to extend their season-high winning streak to seven and finish a perfect road trip when they...
  • Game roundup: Holliday's hits lift Cardinals past Dodgers

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 2; new lede, four late games to follow Game roundup: Holliday's hits lift Cardinals past Dodgers ST. LOUIS -- Two swings of Matt Holliday's bat were all the St. Louis Cardinals needed to start an important series...
  • Happy Holliday's three RBIs power Cardinals

    The Sports Xchange By Bucky Dent, The Sports Xchange Happy Holliday's three RBIs power Cardinals ST. LOUIS -- It was a milestone night for left fielder Matt Holliday and a winning one for the St. Louis Cardinals. Driving in all three runs Friday,...
  • Cards give Wainwright 10-days between starts

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - St. Louis Cardinals - INSIDE PITCH ST. LOUIS -- The instinct of some managers might be to arrange the starting rotation to give their ace as many starts as possible in a tight division race, especially with enough...
  • Haren weak link in Dodgers' rotation

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Los Angeles Dodgers - INSIDE PITCH ST. LOUIS -- Los Angeles Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis is one of the more thoughtful players in baseball, a reporter's dream who can give good answers to the most banal questions, even...