Tag Archives: Marc Rzepczynski

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

Posted in August2012 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

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

Motte blows another game that cost Cards the series win

You almost have to compare Jason Motte to Nuke LaLoosh from Bull Durham at this point.  The only difference being I can’t see Yadier Molina or Tony Cruz saying “OK Meat, give ‘em your heat”.  He gets a few swings … Continue reading

Posted in June2012 | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in June2012 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment