St. Louis Cardinals: A Tale of Two Offenses

Matt Carpenter

In their last 20 games (5-15), the St. Louis Cardinals' offense has been awful. In that span, their team average is third-worse in baseball at .224. Only the Phillies and Padres have been worse. They aren't making up for it with power, either. They've hit only 16 home runs, and

St. Louis Cardinals: Slow start reminiscent of 2011

Yadier Molina

After falling to the Reds on Sunday afternoon, the Cardinals record dropped to 2-4. After going toe-to-toe with the Cubs, the Cards looked flat against Cincinnati. They were shut out twice, on Friday and Sunday, and Carlos Martinez was roughed up in his second outing. The slow start reminded many of