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Thoughts on LaRussa, Baker, the ASG, ballot stuffing and the Pirates

Tony LaRussa and Dusty Baker are at it again.  Baker is upset that Brandon Phillips and Johnny Cueto were not voted in the 2012 All-Star Game by LaRussa, citing that the reason they’re not in is because of the fight … Continue reading

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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

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Wainwright, Lynn and Motte’s cutter

The offense is going through a mini-slump, and for the most part, the Cards pitching has not picked them up. Until last night, Jason Motte has continued to throw fastball after fastball, refusing to use the cutter that helped guide … Continue reading

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Should the Cards go all in?

Going into 2012, the biggest question mark for most fans and experts about the Cardinals was if they would have enough offense after the departure of Albert Pujols. After 60 games, the Cards sit at 31-29, and the offense has … Continue reading

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Houston series, Garcia’s replacement and more on the draft

The Cards took two of three in their latest visit to Houston, where they played the AAAstros. Game 1 was another bummer, as they once again scored more than 5 runs and lost the game, 9-8. If those kinds of … Continue reading

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