Category Archives: May11

Cards offensive leaders and NL Ranks through 51 games

A season that started without Adam Wainwright and the Cardinals at 2-6 through 8 games now has them at 30-21 and in first place.  The Reds are having many problems, and the Brewers are starting to find their way.  Even … Continue reading

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Sending down Mitchell Boggs is a mistake

The Cardinals made a few roster moves today.  The first was calling up catcher Tony Cruz as Gerald Laird heads to the DL.  Skip Schumaker returns from the DL and will play 2B and hit 7th.  Then there’s the move … Continue reading

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Cards win third straight, Berkman and Holliday exit early; Pujols sets record

After getting swept by the Reds, the Cardinals have bounced back and won 3 straight.  After taking two straight from the Phillies, the Cardinals were able to overcome Bud Norris last night, beating the Astros 5-1.  The loss might have … Continue reading

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Cards swept by Reds (Thugs); Franklin needs to be released

The Cincinnati Reds completed a three game sweep of the Cardinals today, winning 9-7.  As usual, one of Dusty Baker’s players ran their mouth at the Cardinals.  This time it was Francisco Cordero.  Cordero claimed he only ran his mouth … Continue reading

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Taking a look at Chris Carpenters pitch selection

It wasn’t pretty, but Chris Carpenter finally got his first win of the season in his 8th start.  Carpenter gave up a career high 13 hits, all singles, in which was probably his second worst game of the year.  Carp’s … Continue reading

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