Category Archives: November10

The Cardinals trade Blake Hawksworth to Dodgers for Ryan Theriot

The Cardinals traded Blake Hawksworth to the Los Angeles Dodgers today for Ryan Theriot.  While I’m not sure Theriot is much of an upgrade overall over Brendan Ryan, he has been rather consistent with the bat in his career.  Theriot … Continue reading

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What adding a wild card team could mean to the St. Louis Cardinals

When I first heard about Bud Selig and MLB possibly adding a wild card starting in the 2012 season, I was against it.  It looks like if MLB adds a wild card, it will be one in each league, and … Continue reading

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Reason for optimism for the 2011 St. Louis Cardinals starting pitching staff

I’ve read and heard a lot of rumors on Bernie’s radio show in the last week or so.  Most of them seem to involve Juan Uribe, Stephen Drew, and Colby Rasmus.  It appears from the comments of John Mozeliak that … Continue reading

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Escape from Cuba–St. Louis Cardinals–Thanksgiving

The St. Louis Cardinals signed Raul Valdes yesterday, and while not a big name, he may end up filling a key spot in the bullpen.  There’s nothing spectacular about Valdes, and he might not even make the opening day roster, … Continue reading

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Joey Votto wins NL MVP Award—Pujols 2nd, Holliday 12th, Wainwright 17th

First of all, let me say I have no problem with Joey Votto winning the MVP award.  He was the best player on the NL Central’s top team, the Cincinnati Reds.  To a lot of the writers, the most important … Continue reading

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