To this point in the season, through all the ups and downs of mediocrity, José Martínez has been reliable. His bat had helped keep the lineup afloat while DeJong was out. Early on it seemed Pham picked up right where he left off in 2017, possibly on his way to
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
For the first time since the 100 win 2015 season, the Cardinals are going to play the Minnesota Twins. That last series ended up in a 4 game split, where we left in disappointment following a meltdown by our bullpen. Kevin Siegrist allowed a Joe Mauer homer to tie it
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
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
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
The Cardinals have made additions to their lineup this offseason in which the team can head comfortably into the season with no glaring weaknesses. With Marcell Ozuna on board, the outfield has top five potential overall. Addition by subtraction with the trades of Piscotty, Grichuk, and Diaz will help Matheny