The Cardinals and Their Aging Core of Stars

The title tells it all.   All the eggs are in the basket of Adam Wainwright, Matt Carpenter and Yadier Molina. For the past several years the Cardinals organization have leaned on them pretty heavily. In order for the Cardinals to breakout, they are going to need the play of those with a shimmering of light […]

It’ Not Exactly the Midas Touch but it is Goldschmidt

It’s official. The Cardinals acquired Paul Goldschmidt from the Diamondbacks for catcher Carson Kelly, pitcher Luke Weaver, and prospect Andy Young. Let’s look into this. The Cardinals gave up five years of Carson Kelly contract but he was stalled behind Yadier Molina for at least two more years. Look for Andrew Knizner to be the […]

Baseball Awards, Games to Watch in Offseason and More!

Don’t get down and lonely because the baseball season is over. There is plenty to watch and talk about for the next 100 days or so before pitchers and catchers report. The MLB Network begins their offseason shows beginning with Hot Stove at 9AM ET hosted by Matt Vasgersian, Harold Reynolds, Lauren Shehadi and Ken Rosenthal. MLB […]

Cardinals Complete Coaching Staff for 2019

Press Release from Cardinals:   CARDINALS HIRE ALBERT AND CLAPP TO COACHING STAFF; ALBERT WAS ASTROS SECOND HITTING COACH; CLAPP MAKES MOVE FROM MEMPHIS ST. LOUIS, Mo. – October 29, 2018 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today they have hired Jeff Albert as hitting coach and Richard “Stubby” Clapp as first base coach. The […]

An Impact Bat is Great But What About the Fielding?

Cardinals President of Baseball Operations John Mozeliak has publicly stated the organization is seeking an impact bat for next year. Everyone likes the big bopper players on their team but is that the most pressing need for the Cardinals? Will the team simply outslug the other teams and abandon other aspects of the team? Of course […]