Posts Tagged St. Louis

Home-ice advantage overrated in Wild-Blues series

Minnesota Wild's Charlie Coyle, left, is congratulated by teammates Thomas Vanek, of Austria, and Matt Dumba, right, after scoring during the third period in Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the St. Louis Blues, Friday, April 24, 2015, in St. Louis. The Wild won 4-1. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — NHL teams play all season for home-ice advantage. Only to give it away.

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St. Louis stadium task force members remain optimistic

Bob Blitz, a leader in the effort to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis, smiles along side an artist's rendering of the project while speaking with the media  Friday, April 24, 2015, in St. Louis, two days after making a presentation to the league. Blitz and his partner in the effort, Dave Peacock, say they remain optimistic about a plan that they say would keep a team and help redevelop a blighted part of the city.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Leaders of the effort to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis said Friday they remain optimistic about a plan they say would retain a team and help redevelop a blighted part of the city.

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Wainwright, Cardinals nip Reds 2-1

Andrea Karl, the Women's winner of the 15th Annual Go! St. Louis marathon, breaks the finish line tape prior to a baseball game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Cincinnati Reds, Sunday, April 19, 2015 in St. Louis.  Karl was unable to break the tape on the day of the marathon after a different woman, who was later to have been disqualified for cheating, broke the tape. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two on and two out in the eighth inning with the heart of the Cincinnati Reds lineup due in a tie game, Adam Wainwright was at a crossroads.

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Cardinals place Grichuk on DL, recall IF Dean Anna

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny says outfielder Randal Grichuk, put on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain, will have to change his workout routine to avoid further problems.

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