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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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The story stays the same

Most of the experts like to say that as of Memorial Day, you kind of know who you are as a team. If that’s the case for the 2012 Cardinals, it will be one of the most disappointing years in … Continue reading

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Cards get first sweep—Team WAR and Run Differential

Finally, the Cards got a sweep. The starting pitching continued to be great. The offense was again a beast after hibernating for a few days in Houston. Manager Mike Matheny pushed all the right buttons, expect for 1 inning with … Continue reading

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Starting pitching, Matt Holliday and down on the farm highlights

The bats were as cold for the weather with a few exceptions, but the Cardinals won their 6th straight series this weekend (if you count the opening game at the Marlins) at the Pittsburgh Pirates. Lance Lynn continues to look … Continue reading

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Cards continue to roll with tough decisions coming soon

The Cardinals continued to roll this weekend as they took 2 of 3 from the Cubs. Adam Wainwright looked awful in the home opener, but we all need to give him time to come back fully from TJS. The good … Continue reading

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