Every winter the outcry is for the owners to open up the wallet and spend. Believe it or not, they have. It just hasn’t worked out very well. The most recent signings of Brett Cecil, Greg Holland and Dexter Fowler have not had the greatest of returns.
The struggles at the plate this season for Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong have largely gone unnoticed. This could be because of his stellar defense (so far). Or possibly the struggles of the top four in the lineup to put it together. According to Fangraphs.com and their leader boards Wong
There’s been an awakening...have you felt it? Kind of? A little bit? After sleeping in Pittsburgh, the Cardinals managed to wake up against the White Sox before the other team from Chicago comes to town. But I’m not here to talk about the Cardinals. Well, not like that at least.
"Don't be fooled by a calendar that tries to convince you we're already three months into a new year. In this town, today marks the true beginning of the year."
Opening Ceremonies at Busch
After watching two different opponents ceremoniously open the home portion of their 2018 schedules, the Cardinals will get to
It'll soon be that time of baseball season, where many are anticipating the MLB Draft. The Cardinals are a team on a mission to restock, with 4 picks in the first 100 (lost a fifth signing Greg Holland). This year's draft class is well loaded with talent, such as Seth
With the 2018 regular season finally upon us, the Redbird Daily staff gathers around to provide their predictions on how the divisions and individual awards will shake out in the National League. We hope you are all as excited for the coming season as we are!
Rusty Groppel - Washington Nationals
With the 2018 regular season finally upon us, the Redbird Daily staff gathers around to provide their predictions on how the divisions and individual awards will shake out in the American League. We hope you are all as excited for the coming season as we are!
Rusty Groppel - New
The shortstop position has long been difficult to fill on a permanent basis for the Cardinals. Names such as Ryan, Furcal, Kozma, Peralta have quickly come and gone. Among the Cardinals transactions this offseason was the extension of shortstop Paul DeJong. If things pan out as hoped, he will serve
When I began putting together information to write this piece, Carson Kelly was still in Major League camp, and I planned to make the case that he should be starting the season, and spending the majority of it, as the everyday catcher in Memphis.
Then the Cardinals went and optioned him before I
With Lance Lynn finding a new home with the Minnesota Twins, and talk of Jake Arrieta himself signing soon (thank you Phillies), that leaves us with Alex Cobb. The Cardinals rotation is "set", with 5 guys already penciled in to start, and others waiting in the wing. The concern for the Cardinals