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Cardinals' Matheny approves of Norris working to keep teammate Hicks in line

6 days ago   |   By TheScore

St. Louis Cardinals closer Bud Norris is employing an old-school approach to keep electric rookie Jordan Hicks in line, and while the youngster may not appreciate it, manager Mike Matheny is supportive of the method. After Hicks was optioned to minor-league camp during spring training for repeatedly being late, Norris has kept an eye on members of the bullpen, including Hicks, to ensure they're "living up to standards" that the club has put in place, according to The Athletic's Mark Saxon. Saxon notes that Norris has been "mercilessly riding" Hicks, reminding the flame-throwing 22-year-old...
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Cardinals manager perfectly fine with rookie's year-long hazing

Cardinals manager perfectly fine with rookie's year-long hazing

6 days ago   |   By New York Post

The Cardinals, and specifically Bud Norris, are carrying out some baseball traditions that may be better left on the scrap heap. Norris, the team's closer, has been calling out rookie setup man Jordan Hicks since spring training, according to a report from The Athletic. Manager Mike Matheny seems all right with this arrangement. “Bud's going...
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Ken Rosenthal talks with AJ Hinch after the AL's thrilling win in the 2018...

Ken Rosenthal talks with AJ Hinch after the AL's thrilling win in the 2018 All-Star Game

AJ Hinch was impressed by his American League squad in their 8-6 win over the National League in the 2018 All-Star Game. Read more ...

Watch the Scooter Gennett home run that forced extra innings in the MLB...

Watch the Scooter Gennett home run that forced extra innings in the MLB All-Star Game

Scooter Gennett hits incredible 2 run home run off Edwin Diaz during All-Star game. Read more ...

Commissioner: MLB needs Mike Trout's help to market Angels star

Commissioner: MLB needs Mike Trout's help to market Angels star

Commissioner Rob Manfred admitted MLB would love to do more to market Mike Trout, but Trout needs to do more to market himself. Read more ...

Brewers' Josh Hader Apologizes After Racist, Homophobic Old Tweets Surface

Brewers' Josh Hader Apologizes After Racist, Homophobic Old Tweets Surface

Josh Hader's dream night quickly turned into a nightmare Wednesday. As the Milwaukee Brewers reliever pitched in his first career Major League Baseball All-Star Game, Twitter... Read more ...

Matt Kemp talks about friendship with Manny Machado during the MLB All-Star Game

Matt Kemp talks about friendship with Manny Machado during the MLB All-Star Game

Los Angeles Dodger's outfielder Matt Kemp discusses his friendship with Manny Machado. Read more ...

MLB fine with Osuna returning while charges are pending

MLB fine with Osuna returning while charges are pending

“That's the policy we negotiated,” commissioner Manfred says. Read more ...

Bryce Harper talks with Joe Buck during the MLB All-Star Game

Bryce Harper talks with Joe Buck during the MLB All-Star Game

Joe Buck interviews 2018 Major League Baseball Home Run Derby winner Bryce Harper during All-Star game. Read more ...

Record 10 homers as AL powers to 6th straight All-Star Game win

Record 10 homers as AL powers to 6th straight All-Star Game win

Houston teammates Alex Bregman and George Springer homered on consecutive pitches from the Los Angeles Dodgers' Ross Stripling to start the 10th inning, part of a record 10... Read more ...

Mike Trout blasts a home run in 2018 All-Star game , gives AL 2-0 lead

Mike Trout blasts a home run in 2018 All-Star game , gives AL 2-0 lead

Mike Trout blasts a home run in the 2018 All-Star game, gives AL 2-0 lead Read more ...

MLB says Osuna can return to Jays with domestic violence charge pending

MLB says Osuna can return to Jays with domestic violence charge pending

Baseball does not have a problem with Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna returning from a domestic violence suspension while a legal charge could remain pending. Read more ...