Cubs 8, Cardinals 5
W: Jon Lester (2-0) L: Luke Weaver (2-1) S: Brandon Morrow (3)
Luke Weaver didn’t have the magic this time, as his career ERA against the Cubs ballooned to 13.09. The first hit he allowed was a triple to Javier Baez, and from there it was
On this episode of the Bird Law Podcast, we talk over the happenings of the season's first two weeks and give our general thoughts on all aspects of the team so far.
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Credits: Intro: Audio "It's Always Sunny
The Cardinals are going to play the Chicago Cubs for the first time since September 28th last year. That was the game where September callup Jen-Ho Tseng held the Cardinals scoreless for 3 innings in an extra innings affair (lost in the 11th), following an early exit from starter Kyle
Cardinals: 3, Reds: 2
W: Carlos Martinez (2-1) L: Homer Bailey (0-3) S: Bud Norris (3)
There was some doubt as to whether or not the weather would allow the final game of this four game series to be played. Luckily, of the 6 postponements in baseball on the day (including one
Greg Garcia starred as he went 3 for 4 with 2 home runs and the Cardinals downed the Reds 6-1.
Miles Mikolas took the mound for the birds for the third time this season. He showed how efficient he can be with only 83 pitches through 7 strong innings in which
Game recaps aren't something we've done over the last year and a half here at Redbird Daily. As a staff, we've typically focused on thoughtful, argument based pieces, like this one. That's not a knock on recaps, which are by nature more heat of the moment. By recapping each game,
Watching the St. Louis Cardinals offense strike out like crazy through the first two weeks of the season has been frustrating. I get it. What we have to remember, though, is that crazy things can happen in small sample sizes. Thirteen games is just not enough to look at any
There's is no need for me to rehash what everyone has already been told, or said themselves. Matt Carpenter can only hit when batting leadoff. That's the narrative. It's false.
The fact is, Carpenter has had a very good career, and has happened to spend 70% of that career (as well
The minor league season kicked off last Thursday. Although we're dealing with an obviously small sample size, there's been some interesting performances throughout the Cardinals full-season affiliates. Let's take a level-by-level view of what's transpired so far. (All records and stats are as of the start of play on Tuesday.)
"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