Welcome back to our countdown of the 100 greatest Cardinals. Today we'll be tackling number's 55 through 51. As always, be sure to keep up with any that you've missed right here.
#55 - SCOTT ROLEN, 3B (2002-'07, RCG SCORE: 111, EC: 4.25, TOTAL: 115.25)
This is my personal favorite Cardinal of
The past couple of weeks I've sat back and watched my Redbird Daily colleagues do a fantastic job rolling out these top 100 rankings. Now it's finally my turn to get into the action with a group that has so many relievers that this post should be sponsored by Rolaids.
Earlier today my Redbird Daily colleague Kyle Reis posted a piece examining exactly how many spots on the 25 man roster need upgraded. I urge you to go read his article before going any further. But for those of you that enjoy depriving yourselves of great information, allow me to
Kolten Wong had somewhat of a breakout year in 2017. He dealt with injuries throughout the year which put a damper on his season. But when he was on the field, he played like the Kolten Wong that we all thought we'd see a couple years ago. When the season
It's official. MLB has approved the Marlins sale and the Jeter/Sherman group appears prepared to rebuild. This is great news for the St. Louis Cardinals because, as we've heard so many times this year, they need a middle of the order hitter. The Marlins will be looking to shed payroll
Many fans this year have discussed the idea of moving Michael Wacha to the bullpen. I've been one of them myself. It seemed to make sense. His velocity has been up and he typically fades down the stretch due to his bouts with shoulder issues. Fortunately for the St. Louis
We all knew the St. Louis Cardinals were missing a middle of the order hitter heading into the July 31st trade deadline. Many fans hoped that the front office would be able to acquire that big bopper before the deadline passed. Unfortunately, not only did the Cardinals not acquire one,
Most St. Louis Cardinals fans seems to agree at this point that the team is lacking a middle of the order hitter. The type of player that can consistently hit with power and drive in runs. Jedd Gyorko was doing a decent job hitting cleanup for most of the season
Things have gone south for the St. Louis Cardinals since their 8 game winning streak was snapped. After dropping the series finale to Atlanta on Sunday they went to Boston and dropped both games in grueling fashion. Despite the three consecutive losses, the Cardinals are still just 2.5 games back
2017 has not been a kind year to St. Louis Cardinals right fielder Stephen Piscotty. His performance has struggled across the board to go along with multiple injuries. The Cardinals right fielders have collectively been subpar and Piscotty has been perhaps the biggest part of that. Their 96 wRC+ for