|Sep. 24 3:27 PM PT4:27 PM MT5:27 PM CT6:27 PM ET18:27 ET22:27 GMT6:27 CST3:27 PM MST5:27 PM EST5:57 PM VEN2:27 UAE (+1)5:27 PM CT-Wainwright gave up three runs and seven hits over seven-plus innings to earn his 18th win Monday against the Nationals.
Analysis: His five strikeouts gave him a career-high 214 on the season. He's now 3-0 in his last four starts after consecutive losses in which he allowed 15 earned runs.
|Sep. 19 3:57 PM PT4:57 PM MT5:57 PM CT6:57 PM ET18:57 ET22:57 GMT6:57 CST3:57 PM MST5:57 PM EST6:27 PM VEN2:57 UAE (+1)5:57 PM CT-Wainwright gave up three runs and struck out eight in 7 2-3 innings Wednesday to earn his 17th win.
Analysis: The win total is the second-most in the NL this season, and he helped himself get there by going 3 for 3 at the plate with two RBIs.
|Aug. 24 12:16 PM PT1:16 PM MT2:16 PM CT3:16 PM ET15:16 ET19:16 GMT3:16 CST12:16 PM MST2:16 PM EST2:46 PM VEN23:16 UAE2:16 PM CT-Wainwright struck out nine in a six-hitter to beat Atlanta 3-1 on Friday.
Analysis: Wainwright's complete-game effort was his fifth of the season. He improved to 6-5 with a 2.06 ERA at home.
|Aug. 19 10:39 AM PT11:39 AM MT12:39 PM CT1:39 PM ET13:39 ET17:39 GMT1:39 CST10:39 AM MST12:39 PM EST1:09 PM VEN21:39 UAE12:39 PM CT-Wainwright struck out 11 and allowed one run through seven innings in a 6-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.
Analysis: Wainwright (14-7, 2.66 ERA) allowed just five hits and one walk after going 0-2 in his previous four starts. He hadn't won since July 21 at home against San Diego and had allowed 14 runs in 28 innings during the span.
|Aug. 6 11:11 AM PT12:11 PM MT1:11 PM CT2:11 PM ET14:11 ET18:11 GMT2:11 CST11:11 AM MST1:11 PM EST1:41 PM VEN22:11 UAE1:11 PM CT-Wainwright threw exactly seven innings for the third straight start but took his seventh loss, allowing three runs and seven hits in St. Louis' 3-2 defeat to the Dodgers on Monday.
Analysis: Wainwright is 1-2 through his last five starts with a respectable 1.29 WHIP, but he posted a 0.99 WHIP in his previous 19 starts while going 12-5.
|July 27 3:31 PM PT4:31 PM MT5:31 PM CT6:31 PM ET18:31 ET22:31 GMT6:31 CST3:31 PM MST5:31 PM EST6:01 PM VEN2:31 UAE (+1)5:31 PM CT-Wainwright lost for the sixth time this season in St. Louis' 4-1 defeat at Atlanta on Friday.
Analysis: Wainwright has been a little more vulnerable than usual over his last five starts, posting a 3.50 ERA, though most pitchers would be more than happy with that number.
|July 22 2:09 PM PT3:09 PM MT4:09 PM CT5:09 PM ET17:09 ET21:09 GMT5:09 CST2:09 PM MST4:09 PM EST4:39 PM VEN1:09 UAE (+1)4:09 PM CT-Wainwright earned his 13th win in a 3-2 victory Sunday over the Padres. He struck out eight and gave up two runs in eight innings.
Analysis: Wainwright became the first NL pitcher to reach 13 wins. Wainwright is 5-2 with a 1.47 ERA against the Padres after beating them for the second time this season.
|July 10 1:16 PM PT2:16 PM MT3:16 PM CT4:16 PM ET16:16 ET20:16 GMT4:16 CST1:16 PM MST3:16 PM EST3:46 PM VEN0:16 UAE (+1)3:16 PM CT-Wainwright earned his 12th win, allowing one run and five hits over seven innings in Tuesday's 9-5 win over Houston. He also struck out seven.
Analysis: Wainwright is 7-2 with a 2.13 ERA over his last 10 starts.
|June 30 12:03 PM PT1:03 PM MT2:03 PM CT3:03 PM ET15:03 ET19:03 GMT3:03 CST12:03 PM MST2:03 PM EST2:33 PM VEN23:03 UAE2:03 PM CT-Wainwright got back on track, giving up five hits and striking out eight in a complete-game 7-1 victory at Oakland on Saturday.
Analysis: Wainwright (11-5) had dropped his previous two starts after winning five in a row.
|June 19 12:42 PM PT1:42 PM MT2:42 PM CT3:42 PM ET15:42 ET19:42 GMT3:42 CST12:42 PM MST2:42 PM EST3:12 PM VEN23:42 UAE2:42 PM CT-Wainwright had his five-start winning streak snapped, allowing four runs and seven hits over seven innings in a 4-2 loss to the Cubs on Tuesday.
Analysis: Wainwright gave up all four runs in the first inning before settling down. He was 5-0 with a 1.64 ERA during his winning streak.
|June 14 2:23 PM PT3:23 PM MT4:23 PM CT5:23 PM ET17:23 ET21:23 GMT5:23 CST2:23 PM MST4:23 PM EST4:53 PM VEN1:23 UAE (+1)4:23 PM CT-Wainwright allowed four hits over seven shutout innings in a 2-1 win over the Mets on Thursday.
Analysis: Wainwright earned his league-leading 10th victory. He's 5-0 with a 1.64 ERA over his last five starts.
|June 8 10:52 AM PT11:52 AM MT12:52 PM CT1:52 PM ET13:52 ET17:52 GMT1:52 CST10:52 AM MST12:52 PM EST1:22 PM VEN21:52 UAE12:52 PM CT-Wainwright allowed two runs and seven hits over seven innings during Friday's 9-2 win at Cincinnati.
Analysis: Wainwright has now won four consecutive starts while posting a 2.01 ERA and 1.05 WHIP. He remains one of the most reliable pitchers in the game.
|June 2 10:56 AM PT11:56 AM MT12:56 PM CT1:56 PM ET13:56 ET17:56 GMT1:56 CST10:56 AM MST12:56 PM EST1:26 PM VEN21:56 UAE12:56 PM CT-Wainwright struck out 10 in his 14th complete game and third this season, and the St. Louis Cardinals completed a day-night doubleheader sweep of the San Francisco Giants with a 7-1 win Saturday night.
Analysis: Wainwright (8-3) allowed eight hits and one run without walking a batter to close out the first doubleheader between the Giants and Cardinals in St. Louis since July 16, 1978. Wainwright threw 106 pitches and 73 strikes.
|May 28 9:59 AM PT10:59 AM MT11:59 AM CT12:59 PM ET12:59 ET16:59 GMT0:59 CST9:59 AM MST11:59 AM EST12:29 PM VEN20:59 UAE11:59 AM CT-Wainwright allowed three runs and a career high-tying 12 hits over eight innings, earning the win during Monday's 6-3 victory at Kansas City.
Analysis: Wainwright improved to 5-1 on the road. He's 7-3 with a 2.48 ERA on the season.
|May 22 12:49 PM PT1:49 PM MT2:49 PM CT3:49 PM ET15:49 ET19:49 GMT3:49 CST12:49 PM MST2:49 PM EST3:19 PM VEN23:49 UAE2:49 PM CT-Wainwright picked up his sixth win Tuesday as he held the Padres to a run, four hits and a walk over 7 1-3 innings in a 10-2 Cardinals victory.
Analysis: Wainwright (6-3, 2.38 ERA) has allowed four earned runs over 22 1-3 innings in his last three starts.
|May 12 11:01 AM PT12:01 PM MT1:01 PM CT2:01 PM ET14:01 ET18:01 GMT2:01 CST11:01 AM MST1:01 PM EST1:31 PM VEN22:01 UAE1:01 PM CT-Wainwright carried a no-hitter into the eighth inning and was one out from the St. Louis Cardinals' second straight one-hitter over the suddenly punchless Colorado Rockies in a 3-0 victory Saturday.
Analysis: Wainwright (5-2, 2.30 ERA) struck out seven for his second shutout of the season and sixth of his career. Wainwright has won five of his last six starts, recapturing his form as the staff ace in his second season coming off reconstructive elbow surgery.
|Apr. 24 1:26 PM PT2:26 PM MT3:26 PM CT4:26 PM ET16:26 ET20:26 GMT4:26 CST1:26 PM MST3:26 PM EST3:56 PM VEN0:26 UAE (+1)3:26 PM CT-Wainwright (4-1) lowered his ERA to 1.93 by going 8 1-3 scoreless innings in Tuesday's 2-0 win over Washington, allowing only five hits and striking out nine.
Analysis: How in command has Wainwright been? His walk to Bryce Harper with two outs in the sixth was the pitcher's first free pass of the season, and it came in his fifth start, after 34 2-3 innings.
|Apr. 23 6:07 PM PT7:07 PM MT8:07 PM CT9:07 PM ET21:07 ET1:07 GMT9:07 CST6:07 PM MST8:07 PM EST8:37 PM VEN5:07 UAE (+1)8:07 PM CT-Wainwright has walked a batter for the first time this season, issuing a free pass to Washington Nationals left fielder Bryce Harper. The walk came with two outs in the sixth inning Tuesday night, in Wainwright's fifth start. He went 34 2-3 innings before throwing four balls to a batter.
Analysis: Citing the Elias Sports Bureau, the Cardinals said that the team record for most innings to begin a season without a walk is 40, by Slim Sallee in 1913. Wainwright's walk loaded the bases, but he struck out Adam LaRoche to end the inning.
|Mar. 27 5:18 PM PT6:18 PM MT7:18 PM CT8:18 PM ET20:18 ET0:18 GMT8:18 CST5:18 PM MST7:18 PM EST7:48 PM VEN4:18 UAE (+1)6:18 PM CT-Wainwright and the Cardinals have agreed to a new contract that guarantees the Cardinals' ace an additional $97.5 million over five years through 2018. Wainwright had been eligible to become a free agent after the World Series. The new agreement, first reported by foxsports.com, was confirmed by a person familiar with the negotiations who spoke on condition of anonymity because it had not yet been announced. The Cardinals scheduled a news conference for Thursday.
Analysis: A 31-year-old right-hander, Wainwright was 14-13 with a 3.94 ERA last year after missing the Cardinals' World Series championship season in 2011 because of elbow surgery. Wainwright was 20-11 with a 2.42 ERA in 2010 and was an NL All-Star.
|2005||StL||0||0||0 - 0||2||0||0||2.0||2||3||3||1||1||0||0||1.50||13.50||-$2.50|
|2006||StL||2||1||3 - 5||61||0||0||75.0||64||26||26||6||22||2||72||1.15||3.12||$97.00|
|2007||StL||14||12||0 - 0||32||32||1||202.0||212||93||83||13||70||4||136||1.40||3.70||$184.00|
|2008||StL||11||3||0 - 0||20||20||1||132.0||122||51||47||12||34||1||91||1.18||3.20||$153.00|
|2009||StL||19||8||0 - 0||34||34||1||233.0||216||75||68||17||66||1||212||1.21||2.63||$331.00|
|2010||StL||20||11||0 - 0||33||33||5||230.1||186||68||62||15||56||2||213||1.05||2.42||$360.33|
|2012||StL||14||13||0 - 0||32||32||3||198.2||196||96||87||15||52||3||184||1.25||3.94||$241.67|
|2013||StL||19||9||0 - 0||34||34||5||241.2||223||83||79||15||35||2||219||1.07||2.94||$347.67|
|Career||99||57||3 - 5||248||185||16||1314.2||1221||495||455||94||336||15||1127||1.18||3.11|
|2006||StL||Total||1||0||4 - 5||9||0||0||9.2||7||0||0||0||2||0||15||0.00|
|0||0||1 - 1||3||0||0||3.2||3||0||0||0||0||0||6||0.00|
|LCS||0||0||2 - 2||3||0||0||3.0||2||0||0||0||1||0||4||0.00|
|WS||1||0||1 - 2||3||0||0||3.0||2||0||0||0||1||0||5||0.00|
|2009||StL||Total||0||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||8.0||3||1||1||1||1||0||7||1.13|
|0||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||8.0||3||1||1||1||1||0||7||1.13|
|2012||StL||Total||1||0||0 - 0||3||3||0||15.0||17||8||8||4||3||0||20||4.80|
|0||0||0 - 0||2||2||0||8.0||13||7||7||3||3||0||15||7.88|
|LCS||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||7.0||4||1||1||1||0||0||5||1.29|
|2013||StL||Total||2||3||0 - 0||5||5||1||35.0||31||12||10||1||3||0||34||2.57|
|2||0||0 - 0||2||2||1||16.0||11||2||2||1||1||0||15||1.13|
|LCS||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||7.0||6||2||2||0||0||0||5||2.57|
|WS||0||2||0 - 0||2||2||0||12.0||14||8||6||0||2||0||14||4.50|
|Career||4||3||4 - 5||18||9||1||67.2||58||21||19||6||9||0||76||2.53|