In Defense of Matt Carpenter

Matt Carpenter

For some reason, Matt Carpenter has been one of the more frustrating members of a frustrating team, the 2017 Cardinals. As you probably know, Matt Carpenter was tasked with filling the third spot in the batting order once manned by Matt Holliday and Albert Pujols before him. I'm on record

Buy or Sell: Week of July 16th – Lynn to the Royals? Carpenter a huge jerk?

Every week (likely every Saturday morning) I’ll post “Buy or Sell” – where I give a thumbs up or thumbs down to various Cardinals trends/topics/musings that are commonly discussed throughout the week. With that said, let’s get underway for the week of July 16th.  Trade Block gets hot, J.D. Martinez and Todd Frazier

In Market Where Control is Key, Cardinals are Flush with Trade Assets

Piscotty and Grichuk are just two of the many controlled assets that the St. Louis Cardinals hold

For weeks the conversation surrounding the St. Louis Cardinals and the trade deadline has been intriguing. Their underachieving record makes some fans scream "SELL!". Meanwhile their position in an underwhelming division makes going "all-in" an interesting proposition. Based on the quotes coming out of Bill Dewitt, Jr., John Mozeliak, and