On Monday, the day after the Cardinals were swept by the Cubs, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that Jhonny Peralta "expressed reluctance" when approached by the team about the possibility of playing first base. Here's the full quote:
With the return Sunday night of Jedd Gyorko from paternity leave, the
If you were paying attention over the weekend to anything St. Louis Cardinals baseball (a friend of mine did not realize the news until this morning), you noticed the Birds on the Bat traded a man to the Atlanta Braves.
That man was Matt Adams.
Yes, despite the rapid weight loss, and an outfield
The St. Louis Cardinals are relishing in opportunities, and are now spoiled with options - and a former All-Star named Jhonny Peralta need not apply.
Yes, the man who started at third base and hit clean up to start the season is due any day to return to the big league club
Take a deep breath St. Louis Cardinals fans.
For now, your hometown Redbirds are back at .500 after a near sweep of the Toronto Blue Jays.
Despite being the worst defensive team in baseball, anemic on the base paths, and only having two relief pitchers that seem viable right now (Matt Bowman
In the winter of 2014 Jhonny Peralta had just finished his first season as a member of the St. Louis Cardinals. It was a very successful season as he posted a 5.3 fWAR and looked like one of the best shortstops in the league. Fresh off of signing a 4
The Matt Adams in Left Field show has been a hot topic in this young season. Coming in a close second, and somewhat connect to it, has been the Third Base discussion. Many have called for Matt Adams to be played regularly at First Base while pushing current starter, Matt
"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,
Sigh. It’s an off-day for the Cardinals, and off-days suck. Forget ties, off-days are like kissing your sister, and my sister uses way too much tongue.
The worst thing about off-days is that I suddenly feel lost in life, wondering what I’m going to do with the 3, or if you’re
Coming into the 2017 season, I had already circled Jhonny Peralta as question mark. Over the past three years we have seen a decline in his production numbers, and with Diaz being the new shortstop Peralta was moved to third base. This move is what started a chain of events
The Cardinal infield is going to be a carousel of who’s where and when this season. I thought we should take a moment and reflect on the situation at hand. There are definite plus and minuses to having infielders with the capability of playing multiple positions, however it makes your