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
With the Cardinals 2018 Winter Warm Up in the rear view mirror, spring training is just around the corner. It's that time of year where we can start to envision how this team will look when opening day arrives. Part of that is obviously trying to figure out what the
Kolten Wong had somewhat of a breakout year in 2017. He dealt with injuries throughout the year which put a damper on his season. But when he was on the field, he played like the Kolten Wong that we all thought we'd see a couple years ago. When the season
Mother Nature has decided to bring a halt to the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates game, so let's have a quick chat. A lot happened in Cardinal Nation this week, so a dose of musings are in order. Crack open a beer and lean back.
If it's okay with
As we approach the end of the 4-6 week timetable that John Mozeliak set for the St. Louis Cardinals back in June, this team is still sort of stuck in limbo. They are still 6.5 games back in the NL Central and 7.5 games back of the second wild card
Every week (likely every Friday morning) I’ll post “Buy or Sell” – where I give a thumbs up or thumbs down to various Cardinals trends/topics/musings that are commonly discussed throughout the week.
With that said, let’s get underway for the week of July 9th.
Kolten Wong & Kevin Siegrist to return, while Luke
Cardinals Minors Report for games happening Sunday, July 9, 2017.
Memphis 2, Nashville 1
Josh Zeid: 5 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 4 K
Josh Lucas (W, 6-0): 2 IP, 3 K
Jose Adolis Garcia: 2-for-3, 2B
Rangel Ravelo: 2-for-4, RBI
Breyvic Valera: 1-for-4, HR
30-year-old Josh Zeid turned in his best performance of the
Cardinal's minors report for games happening Wednesday July 5th, 2017.
Memphis 6, Round Rock 4
Marco Gonzales (W, 5-3): 6 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 6 K
Miguel Socolovich: 1 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, K
Aledmys Diaz: 0-for-5, K
Jose Adolis Garcia: 2-for-4, 2B
Harrison Bader: 1-for-5, HR
Memphis scored in each of the first three
Kolten Wong took a significant step toward his return to Busch Stadium last night, playing in the first game of a rehab assignment with AA Springfield. He started at second base and hit second in the lineup behind Magneuris Sierra. Wong’s first game action since June 14th was very
Aledmys Diaz has regressed severely in the first half of 2017. While a sophomore slump was to be expected, the results are alarming. Diaz was lauded last year for his ability to adjust his approach quickly to combat the advanced scouting reports. That ability has been lacking this year. Diaz