Tag Archives: Jason Motte

Controversial call in Cards win over Braves shouldn’t be the main story

With all the headlines today about the infield fly rule call made by umpire Sam Holbrook, a lot of things are getting overlooked.  The first that comes to mind is the gift the Braves were given in the 2nd inning … Continue reading

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Cards remain in control as Chris Carpenter returns

It hasn’t been pretty, but at this point, the Cardinals still control their own destiny.  Splitting a 4 game series with the Dodgers keeps the Cardinals up a game on them for the final WC spot, with the Brewers closing … Continue reading

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That “phony” offense keeps on rolling

The Cardinals are taking care of business, led by an offense that continues to rake, along with some strong SP and finally, a winning combination in the BP.  Edward Mujica to Mitchell Boggs to Jason Motte to close out close … 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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Confidence building time should be over

The Cardinals had 2 of the 3 games against the Phillies in the bag.  A 3-run lead to start the bottom of the 8th inning with Mitchell Boggs and Jason Motte coming in to nail down the series win.  For … Continue reading

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