History was made on Saturday night in Pittsburgh. Albert Pujols, continuing his quest for 700 career home runs, added another one. His 696th career home run ties him with Alex Rodriguez for four all-time on the home runs list. Pujols has 22 games left in his final season in the big leagues. And no matter … More Albert Pujols hits home run No. 696, ties Alex Rodriguez for 4th on all-time list
With the Home Opener just 2 days away, the Cardinals have made all of their decisions and have taken their roster down to the required 28 players. The Cardinals are still unsure who will be the 5th starter, but they have arrived at carrying 15 pitchers to start the season (and until at least May … More The St. Louis Cardinals 2022 Pitchers
Jacob DeGrom wishes he could get the run support Jack Flaherty does. When Flaherty starts, the Cardinals have scored five-plus runs in each of his six starts, scored 61 runs in the games that he’s started, and they have scored 49 runs while Flaherty was still in each game, the most for any pitcher in … More Flaherty shuts down Pirates, offense shines
For the St. Louis Cardinals, it was almost like a home run derby. Home runs by Justin Williams, Tommy Edman, Paul DeJong and Paul Goldschmidt all catapulted the Cardinals over the Washington Nationals 12-5 on Monday night. DeJong hit two home runs, including a grand slam. “We were just really disciplined today as a group… … More Home runs galore lift Cardinals over Nationals
Everything went right. For the St. Louis Cardinals, that is. Everybody in the starting lineup got at least one hit. It was the opposite of the past week, where the Cardinals have been striking out almost 10 times per game. Matt Carpenter went 3-4 with his first home run of the season, as the Cardinals … More Carpenter finds his swing in Cardinals rout!
Ladies & Gentlemen it’s finally here. Opening Day in St. Louis is a day like no other. The fountains are red, the clydesdales will be making their glorious trot around the field, the Hall of Famers will be donning their red jackets, and the city of St. Louis will welcome their favorite boys of summer … More The REAL Opening Day – Welcome back St. Louis!
Everything went right for the Cardinals on Wednesday. Jack Flaherty had the type of start we’d expect from an ace, Dylan Carlson hit his first career grand slam, and the bullpen continued to shine as the Cardinals swept the Marlins with a 7-0 victory in Miami. It was their third straight win as they head … More Cardinals dominate as they sweep Miami!
Big news out of Jupiter today. Potential CF starter Harrison Bader, is out for at least 4 weeks due to a forearm injury that has Bader getting a platement-rich plasma injection. Bader, who was struggling at a 3-28 clip, will be missed defensively – however Dylan Carlson will probably see the bulk of the innings … More The 2021 Cardinals Roster: March 24th Edition
This is the second installment of the Cardinals Opening Day roster prediction. A month ago, I looked at what the roster might look like a week before Spring Training started. The Cardinals are playing their 8th game of their Spring slate, and the roster is starting to round into shape. So here is my 26-man … More The 2021 Cardinals Roster: March 10th Edition
Players will report to Jupiter, FL a week from today to get the 2021 season started. While there are always Spring Training surprises or disappointments, the Cardinals aren’t having a lot of “open auditions” for roster spots to start the season. Injuries, or now even Covid, can always stop a player from taking an active … More The 2021 Cardinals Roster: February 10th Edition