St. Louis Cardinals: Can’t Go Wrong With Martinez

J.D. vs. Jose Martinez

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,

St. Louis Cardinals: Previewing the Bench

Jedd Gyorko was the Cardinals longball leader in 2016.

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