The rising frustration level with the 2018 St. Louis Cardinals -- which carried over from the 2017 team, which carried over from the 2016 team -- has reached a point where die-hard and smart fans are now entertaining the idea of a complete rebuild. Tear it down. Start from scratch. Tank,
Watching the St. Louis Cardinals offense strike out like crazy through the first two weeks of the season has been frustrating. I get it. What we have to remember, though, is that crazy things can happen in small sample sizes. Thirteen games is just not enough to look at any
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
Day 2 of the St. Louis Cardinals Winter Warm Up was full of high profile players. We also got to see Marcell Ozuna for the first time. From up and coming prospects like Oscar Mercado to veterans like Adam Wainwright, this day had it all. Here are the biggest takeaways.
With the St. Louis Cardinals 2017 season in the rear view mirror, mercifully, there has already been a ton of speculation about what the Cardinals' front office should do to bolster their roster for a playoff run in 2018. According to Derrick Goold's piece in this Sunday's St. Louis Post
In this episode of the Bird Law Podcast, Rusty and Adam discuss the year long success of Tommy Pham, the surprising success of Jose Martinez, and the playoff chase that is truly heating up as the Cardinals roll into Wrigley Field.
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We all knew the St. Louis Cardinals were missing a middle of the order hitter heading into the July 31st trade deadline. Many fans hoped that the front office would be able to acquire that big bopper before the deadline passed. Unfortunately, not only did the Cardinals not acquire one,
I'll just let the Moody Blues play me in:
"Listen to the tide slowly turning...wash all our heartaches away...we are part of the fire that is burning...and from the ashes we can build another day."
A fitting sentiment for the recent play of our St. Louis Cardinals. They have very sneakily won
2017 has not been a kind year to St. Louis Cardinals right fielder Stephen Piscotty. His performance has struggled across the board to go along with multiple injuries. The Cardinals right fielders have collectively been subpar and Piscotty has been perhaps the biggest part of that. Their 96 wRC+ for
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'