Tag Archives: Lance Berkman

Why is Victor Marte still being used in close games?

Once again, the Cardinals failed to win a close game last night.  I wanted to wait until after the Cubs series to see if the Cards could keep the momentum going before bringing it up, but the use of Victor … Continue reading

Posted in July2012 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in May2012 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

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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Wainwright 0-3, Cards 9-4

Adam Wainwright continued to struggle as the Cards went for the sweep against the Reds. It really is amazing when you think of the Cards hot start given that Wainwright is 0-3, Chris Carpenter hasn’t pitched a game, Lance Berkman … 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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