Just 5 days ago I advocated the idea that the Cardinals should trade for Josh Donaldson, should he come available. I'm not backtracking on that. If the opportunity to grab an MVP-caliber player presents itself then the Cardinals must certainly make a play. However, Jedd Gyorko has emerged as a
The starting rotation for the Springfield Cardinals was the talk of the team when rosters were announced earlier this month. This was not without merit as the rotation features four of our Cardinals top 12 prospects in Sandy Alcantara, Jack Flaherty, Dakota Hudson, and Austin Gomber. So far Flaherty has
Welcome to the birdcage. For the next 3 days, Busch Stadium will play host to a matchup between the Cardinals and the Blue Jays. Two of the most distinct looking of the small birds, these teams also similarly sputtered out of the gate this season. The Cardinals have found ways
It feels so good to get back to doing what I do for the RedBird Daily - this week off moving to Chicago has been a whirlwind.
You know what also feels good? Winning baseball games.
That's what the St. Louis Cardinals are doing, in some fashion at least, and since everyone (including
Major League Baseball made a ton of noise yesterday when 19 year old Cuban Phenom Luis Robert was granted his free agency. Robert is a young, physical specimen and a unique talent, and he is more than deserving of the accolades that he's received.
But all of that chatter can amount
I bet you didn't know that Lance Lynn's legal first name is Michael. Well, it sure is, but that's not all that he has in common with fellow starters Mike Leake and Michael Wacha. Through the first three turns of the rotation these three have been far and away the
The Matt Adams in Left Field show has been a hot topic in this young season. Coming in a close second, and somewhat connect to it, has been the Third Base discussion. Many have called for Matt Adams to be played regularly at First Base while pushing current starter, Matt
First things first: The title of this article is referencing a Todd Rundgren classic, not 2015's most overplayed song by Adele. Shame on you for thinking I would stoop so low. Moving on.
As the Cardinals roll into Yankee Stadium this weekend they will see a very familiar face in the
Just nine games into the 2017 season, there have been a lot of negatives surrounding the Cardinals. The defense has been shaky. There have been blunders on the base paths. The bullpen ERA sits a 7.86, and the offense has been nonexistent, save for two games.
One overwhelming positive has been
The St. Louis Cardinals finally had a bit of good fortune Wednesday, beating Washington ace Max Scherzer. The good feelings the club felt after Opening Day were eroded by bad baseball over the next seven games. Beating Scherzer behind a fantastic start from Mike Leake my be the win needed