Category Archives: March2013

Kyle Lohse goes to the Brewers, Cards add another draft pick (19th and 28th)

Kyle Lohse finally found a job, signing with the Milwaukee Brewers today for a 3 year, $33 million deal.  According to the new MLB draft rules, the Brewers will forfeit their 1st round pick at #17 instead of it going … Continue reading

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Motte has tear in elbow, Boggs to start 2013 as Cards closer

The Cards just announced that Jason Motte will be shut down with a tear in his right elbow, and Mitchell Boggs will be the Cards closer to start the year.  As I always say, you never have a pitching surplus.  … Continue reading

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Matt Carpenter at 2B gives the Cards a lot of flexibility

By most accounts, it appears Matt Carpenter will be the primary 2B in 2013 for the Cardinals.  With this move, the Cardinals bench goes from somewhat of a weakness to a strength.  Ronny Cedeno was cut, and it appears Matt … Continue reading

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Cards will be fine with Kozma as the shortstop: WS winning shortstops since 2001

Pete Kozma played above and beyond at the end of 2012 compared to what he did in the minors.  Although he was a 1st round draft pick in 2007, he hasn’t ever really put it together over a long period.  … Continue reading

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Michael Wacha and Eduardo Sanchez

We all remember Eduardo Sanchez from 2011.  He struck out 35 in 30 IP.  He had an ERA of 1.80 and a WHIP of 1.0.  He looked like the closer of the future with the Cards.  His stuff was electric … Continue reading

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