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Thoughts on the MLB draft and the Reds

Baseball America ranked the Cardinals farm system #1 in baseball on March 27th, 2013.  When the rankings come out next year, it’s highly unlikely the Cards will even be among the top 5 farm clubs in MLB.  Because of the … Continue reading

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Looking back and then ahead to the Mets series

The Cardinals were due for a bad game.  It happens.  Jaime Garcia pitched like he was on the road today, getting in trouble with 2 outs and no one on base.  Other than that, there’s not much to complain about except for … Continue reading

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Young arms help Cards streak to 6 in a row

Like I had said after the Q and A with Cards GM John Mozeliak, he wasn’t going to let a few bad BP arms destroy the Cards 2013 season.  The Cards have plenty of depth in the minors with their … Continue reading

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Cards SP leads the way

The Cardinals swept the Nationals in Washington with the things that define championship teams, leading with dominant starting pitching.  In a time in which the BP is having some problems in the middle innings, the Cards SP’s are stepping up in a … Continue reading

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Cards come home 3-3

The talk has already started about a feast or famine offense in 2013.  It’s about as stupid as it was in 2012.  Stats don’t back it up.  The Cardinals, like most teams, will run into good pitching performances like Game … Continue reading

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