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.
Within 24 hours the Cardinals lost two keys members of the 2017 pitching staff, quite possibly effecting the 2018 pitching plans. Adam Wainwright looked compromised for the second consecutive start. He struggled to get people out with a noticeable lack of velocity. Trevor Rosenthal was clearly a different pitcher in
Though it has had its share of ups and downs, the St. Louis Cardinals starting rotation has been arguably the most consistent part of the team this season. While their success has not been reflected in the standings, thanks to a combination of inconsistent offense and numerous late-inning bullpen meltdowns,
Cardinals minors report for games happening Saturday, July 16, 2017. Memphis 9, Round Rock 1 Luke Weaver: 5 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 6 K Zach Duke: 1 IP, 2 K Carson Kelly: 2-for-3, HR, 2 BB Patrick Wisdom: 2-for-3, HR, 2 RBI Harrison Bader: 2-for-4, 2B Aledmys Diaz: 2-for-3 Luke Weaver continued to do Luke
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