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
Once a week for the last 22 or so weeks I have compiled a list of the top performers at each of the full season clubs in the Cardinals minor league system. I highlighted one pitcher and one hitter at each of the four full-season levels (Memphis, Springfield, Palm Beach,
Greetings, Cardinal Nation. Grab a drink and pull up a chair, because it is time for reflection and deflection with the baseball team that hangs their hat on the Arch.
The St. Louis Cardinals are in the midst of another painful stretch of baseball, redefining what it means to tiptoe across
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
Welcome back for our third leg of the three-part deep dive into the Cardinals' minor league system. Today, we offer to you the front-third of our Top 30 Prospects in the organization. These are the marquee names. Yesterday we gave you prospects 20-11. On Wednesday we provided prospects 30-21 for
On Wednesday evening the Cardinals chose to option Aledmys Diaz to Triple A Memphis. The corresponding move was a bit of a shocker: They purchased the contract of 26 year old middle infielder Alex Mejia.
As shocking as it was to see Diaz, the Cardinals starting SS be optioned to
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
Shape up or ship out ladies and gentlemen - the holiday weekend is over, time for your patriotic nostalgia to end.
For all of us not named Mike Shannon, we actually might have a job this morning to get to.
FTR - Shannon probably still has a job, but THAT RANT THOUGH...
I am 100% certain
Every Saturday (and some Fridays when my schedule isn't as busy, i.e today) until the end of the minor league season we will present you with the awards for the past weeks top pitcher and position player at each affiliate. We will include a capsule at the end of each