Author Archives: JD

Cards take 2 of 3 from Reds after Opening Day jitters—Motte probably done for 2013

There seems to be something about Opening Day in St. Louis that adds to the pressure on the players.  The Cardinals are now 1-6 in their last 7 home openers.  I think a little of it has to do with … Continue reading

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Cards come home 3-3

The talk has already started about a feast or famine offense in 2013.  It’s about as stupid as it was in 2012.  Stats don’t back it up.  The Cardinals, like most teams, will run into good pitching performances like Game … Continue reading

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Cards happy to leave Arizona

The Cards dropped their opening series of the year in Arizona to the D-backs 2 games to 1.  All I can say is good riddance.  I don’t like the Cards playing in the thin air in AZ or Colorado.  I … Continue reading

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2013 NL Central predictions

NL Central Cincinnati Reds (2) St. Louis Cardinals (4) Milwaukee Brewers Pittsburgh Pirates Chicago Cubs I hate to have to pick the Reds, but they just don’t have any weaknesses heading into 2013.  They addressed their biggest need by getting … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Wainwright extension

Like most of us thought, the Cardinals and Adam Wainwright worked out a deal that was beneficial for both sides.  John Mozeliak, AW and his representatives kept the talks behind closed doors, only recently revealing before the deal was done … Continue reading

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