Tag Archives: Allen Craig

Looking at the remaining schedules for Cards, Brewers and Dodgers

The Cardinals extended their lead over the Dodgers and Brewers yesterday to 3.5 games, with 8 games left to play.  The Cardinals are on a roll, but will need to take care of business against the Astros in the final two … Continue reading

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Pirates at Cardinals series preview

At this point in the season, the first thing you have to talk about with the Pirates is Andrew McCutchen.  In my mind, he’s the MVP of the NL, whether or not the Pirates make the playoffs.  He’s put his … Continue reading

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Sabermetrics, common sense and the Cards middle relievers

The Cards offense is close to being the best in all of MLB, even with the pitcher hitting instead of the DH.  For those out there who like or dislike Wins Above Replacement (WAR), it’s hard to argue with how … Continue reading

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Extra Wild Card puts Cards in tough position as trade deadline nears

The years of having a healthy Chris Carpenter and Adam Wainwright pitching together and leading the Cards to the postseason may have passed.  Carpenter is going to undergo thoracic outlet syndrome surgery on July 19th by Dr. Gregory Pearl in … Continue reading

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Wainwright getting better, but Cards still have some disturbing trends

The Cards lost only their second series of the year, this time to the Houston Astros. Adam Wainwright is looking better and was able to hold off the sweep, and it may be just in time as Kyle Lohse, Jake … Continue reading

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