St. Louis Cardinals: Predicting The September Call Ups

Major league transactions and roster construction are weird things. You have The 25 man roster. The 40 man roster. Minor League free agents. Minor league transactions. Promotions. Demotions. Designation for assignment. Waivers. The 10 day DL. The 60 day DL. September Call Ups. It can get pretty dizzying. Then, every year on

Buy or Sell: The Beginning of the End, Waiver Trade Coming?

Every week (likely every Saturday morning) I’ll post “Buy or Sell” – where I give a thumbs up or thumbs down to various St. Louis Cardinals trends/topics/musings that are commonly discussed throughout the week. With that said, let’s get underway for the week of August 18 The Beginning of the End of the

St.Louis Cardinals: It’s time to leave the comfort zone

John Mozeliak has used the term "comfort zone" on several occasions when describing the organizational approach to team improvement.  The club has been hesitant to acquire players through trades that have short term contract commitments.  This practice has allowed the Cardinals to keep a farm system focused on development and