When I began putting together information to write this piece, Carson Kelly was still in Major League camp, and I planned to make the case that he should be starting the season, and spending the majority of it, as the everyday catcher in Memphis.
Then the Cardinals went and optioned him before I
One of the hotly debated topics of this past winter was the bullpen. With the release of rehabbing Trevor Rosenthal and exit of Seung-Hwan Oh, there were some major holes in the back-end of the 'pen. There were several attractive, higher-end options available on the free agent market (one still
In this episode, Adam and Rusty run over a variety of St. Louis Cardinals topics that have sprouted from the opening weeks of Spring Training.
Credits: Intro: Audio - "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" (FOX), Music - Baker Street by Gerry Rafferty. Segment: Audio - "Major League" (Paramount), Glow Worm (Cha
Who the heck is Jose Martinez? That's a question you probably asked yourself last spring while he was stealing the show and a roster spot (from Tommy Pham, no less). He had impressed in a 16 AB cup-of-coffee late in 2016, but fans had to question if he could really
There has been a common theme this offseason when the conversation turns to newly added Marcell Ozuna. It goes along the lines of, "He COULD be a force in the middle of the lineup, IF his 2017 was for real," or "It all depends on whether we're getting 2017 or
In this episode of the podcast,, Rusty and Adam take a lot at the pitchers for the 2018 St. Louis Cardinals as they prepare to begin Spring Training.
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If this were an episode of Friends, it might be titled "The One Where Rusty Disses His Own Formula."
If it were Always Sunny, it could be "The Gang Blows Up Their Rankings."
Considering that I'm seeking to put a decisive cap on the whole experiment, Seinfeld may have called this episode
At long last, we have reach the final spot on our offseason countdown. No doubt, the top two spots have been met with some controversy -- perhaps a questioning look or a short, sweet "bull****" -- upon seeing Stan Musial listed at #2, and not #1. Now, the debate is
In this episode we discuss the position players for the 2018 St. Louis Cardinals.
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There were several things that did not turn out in the St. Louis Cardinals favor during 2017. The team was reliant on the ascension of Randal Grichuk and Stephen Piscotty. The latter regressed. The former, while a good and useful player, did not become the fixture as hoped. Adam Wainwright