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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

Posted in March2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

The knuckleball effect and other news

There was no way the bats were going to be held down for long.  Getting Jon Jay, Skip Schumaker and Matt Carpenter back didn’t hurt either.  Matt Adams was sent back to AAA Memphis to work his plate discipline, but … Continue reading

Posted in June2012 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment