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
Every Saturday (and some Fridays when my schedule isn't as busy, i.e today) until the end of the minor league season we will present you with the awards for the past weeks top pitcher and position player at each affiliate. We will include a capsule at the end of each
Take a deep breath St. Louis Cardinals fans.
For now, your hometown Redbirds are back at .500 after a near sweep of the Toronto Blue Jays.
Despite being the worst defensive team in baseball, anemic on the base paths, and only having two relief pitchers that seem viable right now (Matt Bowman
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
Every Saturday until the end of the minor league season we will present you with the awards for the past weeks top pitcher and position player at each affiliate. We will include a capsule at the end of each list on an under the radar performer that has had a
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
In the winter of 2014 Jhonny Peralta had just finished his first season as a member of the St. Louis Cardinals. It was a very successful season as he posted a 5.3 fWAR and looked like one of the best shortstops in the league. Fresh off of signing a 4
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