Meet The Cardinals

Meet the St. Louis Cardinals

The St. Louis Cardinals are one of the most successful and decorated of the Major League Baseball franchisees. Having won 11 World Series titles, they are second only to the New York Yankees. They have also won 19 National League pennants and 12 division titles. They are based in Missouri and have their home park at Busch Stadium. You can get cheap St Louis Cardinals tickets online.

With John Mozeliak as their general manager and Mike Matheny as their manager, the St. Louis Cardinals are destined to go the distance in the upcoming season. The St. Louis Cardinals have the likes of Matt Holliday, Adam Wainwright, and Yadier Molina in their ranks.

Matt Holliday has the distinction of hitting the longest home run of 498 in 2006. He is a six-time All-Star selection and a four-time Silver Slugger awardee; was the National League Player of September 2007; has one World Series championship title to his credit; and was the 2007 National League batting, runs batted in, and doubles champion. He also has various other records to his name. He is definitely a player to watch for.

Puerto Rican Yadier “Yadi” Molina is another player to watch for in this season. The St. Louis Cardinals catcher has been world champion two times and has earned five consecutive All-Star Games selections. He also has six Rawlings Gold Glove Awards, two National League Platinum Glove Awards, six Fielding Bible Awards, and one Silver Slugger Award. He is often referred to as having the most accurate and strongest arms in the game.

Adam Wainwright is a two-time World Series champion, a two-time All-Star selection, and a two-time winner of the Rawlings Gold Glove Award.

Other notable players to watch for are Jason Motte, the 2012 National League saves leader; Allen Craig, a 2013 All-Star selection; Jhonny Peralta, a 2011 and 2013 All-Star selection; Matt Carpenter, the 2013 MLB leader in doubles and hits; and Matt Adams. The complete list of the squad is as follows:

Pitchers
1. Adam Wainwright
2. Randy Choate
3. Pat Neshek
4. Keith Butler
5. Joe Kelly
6. Lance Lynn
7. Seth Maness
8. Carlos Martinez
9. Trevor Rosenthal
10. Shelby Miller
11. Kevin Siegrist
12. Michael Wacha

Catchers
1. Yadier Molina
2. Tony Cruz

Infielders
1. Matt Adams
2. Matt Carpenter
3. Allen Craig
4. Pete Kozma
5. Daniel Descalso
6. Jhonny Peralta
7. Kolten Wong

Outfielders
1. Matt Holliday
2. Jon Jay
3. Peter Bourjos
4. Shane Robinson