Clay Holmes saves again to drown Yankees in loss to Cardinals

The Yankees would have found a way, during the first half of the season, to win the game they played Friday night. This is not the first half of the season anymore. Closer Clay Holmes struggled for a second straight appearance, coming in in the eighth and giving up a ground kick, walk and double, … Read more

Benfred: Matt Carpenter’s return can help the Cardinals rescue drowning hitters | Ben Fredrickson

Matt Carpenter, a Yankees hat over his graying head, wiped his tears. “Sorry,” Carpenter said on Friday afternoon. “I didn’t want to do that. Sorry guys.” The former Cardinals All Star has made it clear how he’s still pulling for the Cardinals—outside this weekend of course. He shared how excited his kids were to hear … Read more