The Cardinals' have struggled to run the bases for the better part of two years now. So far, the only tangible effect has been Chris Maloney's "reassignment". Nevertheless, Matheny has continued to preach aggresiveness, to this dismay of those actually watching the games. I intend to show the effect the Cardinals'
"A person, thing, or situation that can at any moment cause much havoc or result in a disastrous outcome." If you've been following the St. Louis Cardinals through their first nine games this season that definition probably brings one thing to mind. Matt Adams in left field. The definition of course,
The Cardinals bench has become a topic of discussion recently, thanks in part to Kolten Wong's comments to Ben Frederickson. Wong expressed his displeasure to the idea of platooning, before "clarifying" his comments later. For this post I will assume Wong is the starting second baseman and Gyorko will work