Tag Archives: Jason Motte

Cards take 2 of 3 from Reds after Opening Day jitters—Motte probably done for 2013

There seems to be something about Opening Day in St. Louis that adds to the pressure on the players.  The Cardinals are now 1-6 in their last 7 home openers.  I think a little of it has to do with … 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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Cards up 2-1 on Giants in NLCS

The Cardinals played an amazing game last night.  After Carlos Beltran went down, I think many of us had a bad feeling.  Then, Matt Carpenter came off the bench to save the day.  Hopefully Beltran rebounds and is at least … Continue reading

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Cards erase 6-0 Nats lead in game 5 to win 9-7 and take NLDS

It’s hard to put into words the excitement we are all feeling right now, but I’ll try.  Adam Wainwright didn’t have his best stuff, or close to it, but it didn’t matter.  The 2012 St. Louis Cardinals are heading to … Continue reading

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Cards even series 1-1, Miller replaces Garcia

I didn’t have the words after the game 1 loss.  I saw a lot of finger pointing, but I could not believe my eyes when Marc Rzepczynski was brought in to a 2-1 game in the 8th inning to replace … Continue reading

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