At 3-6, the St. Louis Cardinals are off to their worst start in the Mike Matheny era. We know the Cardinals will not continue to play .333 ball (that would be 54 wins on the season), but how deep of a hole is the club in? Yes, it's too early
Platinum recording artist Drake once said, "I know when that hotline bling, that can only mean one thing."
If that was any reference to the St. Louis Cardinals bullpen situation this season, then yes, the bullpen has been called upon more often than not.
However when that that bullpen phone rings, not only
To paraphrase Harry Dunn in regards to the Cardinals, Just when I thought you couldn't POSSIBLY get any worse, you go and play a game like that...and TOTALLY REDEEM--wait, never mind. No redemption to be found here. The St. Louis Cardinals bullpen outdid their own futility on Monday night in Washington,
Watching and listening to the first series of the 2017 season, I came away with several takes, but I'll just name a few. One, this could be a dog fight with the Cubs all year, with games hinging on one inning or one play. Two, the Cardinals have to do
The first series of 2017 for your St. Louis Cardinals is in the books.
It's officially time to freak out.
Fans were treated to a walk off win in game one, a fart of a loss in game two, and a bullpen blow up loss in game three.
When all was said in
Less than 24 hours after the Randal Grichuk walked off the Cubs on Opening Night, the Cardinals announced they had reached an agreement with right fielder Stephen Piscotty. The contract guarantees Piscotty $33.5 million over six years. If the club exercises their option, the total value could exceed $50 million.
At first, I
The last two games have highlighted a necessary skill the St. Louis Cardinals must have in 2017. Win the one run games. Having the ability to win a one run game is a true test of a team's overall ability. It shows the ability to hold a lead with your
Each time that Jon Lester has gone to the mound the past couple years has had a bit of a sideshow. At this point, it's no secret that he has trouble throwing the ball to the bases. This should obviously be a huge problem because controlling the running game is
Back in the second or third week of Spring Training, I noticed something different about Jose Martinez.
I'd be willing to be José Martinez has bought in on the fly ball revolution. Looks like he does everything he can to get the ball lofted
— Zach Gifford (@zjgifford) March 8, 2017
We waited so long for Opening Day, and then were treated to a postseason atmosphere. The game was a battle to the end. Just when we thought we had skirted danger and put the game away, the Cubbies struck back. But the Cardinals didn't let us down and sent us