Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:25:16 -0700
Updating a previous item, the St. Louis Cardinals have vacated SP Shelby Miller from his starting spot on Saturday, Aug. 2. Manager Mike Matheny has said the spot could go to someone outside the organization, prompting speculation a trade might be made.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:20:08 -0700
With St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny trying to juggle playing time for OF Allen Craig and OF Oscar Taveras, indications are Taveras may be sent down to Triple-A Memphis within a week to earn more play.
Sat, 31 May 2014 07:03:51 -0700
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny may be quick to pull RP Carlos Martinez earlier when he is struggling. "That's the typical move that you would make," said Matheny. "That's definitely an option."
Wed, 20 Nov 2013 12:12:41 -0800
The St. Louis Cardinals agreed to a three-year deal with manager Mike Matheny Wednesday, Nov. 20. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 19:27:05 -0700
St. Louis Cardinals SP Chris Carpenter (shoulder, back) has seen his rehab slowed by back tightness, according to manager Mike Matheny. Carpenter developed the back tightness after throwing a long bullpen session.
Wed, 05 Jun 2013 11:46:30 -0700
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny confirmed that he was fined for his actions in his team's game on Sunday, June 2. Matheny was ejected for arguing with umpires after C Yadier Molina was ejected from the contest.
Mon, 27 May 2013 16:05:59 -0700
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said the team is in no rush to name a starter for the team's game Thursday, May 30. "We're not in that big of a hurry to make that move," Matheny said. "We're still talking everything out. I think we have some good options. We just need to talk out all of the scenarios. There are a lot of variables that play into each of the decisions."
Mon, 15 Apr 2013 13:19:03 -0700
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny will keep his options open for the ninth inning, but the team isn't calling the situation a closer-by-committee.
Fantasy Tip: As was mentioned before, Matheny has been backing Mitchell Boggs in the early going. That doesn't mean he'll see the next save chance, though, especially since Edward Mujica has been getting the job done in important situations. Boggs, Trevor Rosenthal and now Mujica should all be owned by saves speculators.
Sun, 17 Mar 2013 23:34:10 -0700
St. Louis Cardinals SP's Shelby Miller and Joe Kelly will switch responsibilities Tuesday, March 19, when Miller starts the game and Kelly relieves. Kelly started and Miller relieved in a game last week, and manager Mike Matheny is looking at these two for the fifth-starter role.
Fri, 15 Mar 2013 10:34:03 -0700
St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny (back surgery) is back with his club after having surgery to repair a ruptured disc in his back on Monday, March 11. Doctors apparently expected to find one fragment to be causing the issue by pressing against a nerve but instead found multiple fragments. Matheny has instructions to take it easy.