Tag Archives: Ryan Theriot

Recent questions about the 2011 season for the St. Louis Cardinals

Looking ahead to the 2011 season, I wanted to run down some of the topics that have been discussed lately.  For starters, I wanted to give my opinions on the Cardinals defense being better in 2011.  The first thing I … Continue reading

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Comparing the Cardinals against the Brewers and Reds by position, Part 1

Since it appears that there is going to be a 3-way race to the top of the NL Central in 2011, I wanted to do a closer look at comparing the Cardinals against the Brewers and Reds.  Today, I’m going … Continue reading

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Chemistry, Grit and the 2011 St. Louis Cardinals

It appears the 2011 St. Louis Cardinals are set.  On paper, it appears the Cards are going to have some trouble on defense.  Most of talk radio is pointing to the fact that having a pitch to contact staff with … Continue reading

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Looking ahead to the 2011 St. Louis Cardinals with their recent additions

Tony LaRussa normally uses more lineups than most managers.  However, I think this year might be a bit different since we just signed Lance Berkman.  I just hope that LaRussa’s stance on being aggressive early doesn’t get in Berkman’s head … Continue reading

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Is Ryan Theriot a David Eckstein clone? Comparing Theriot against other shortstops

Tale of the Tape: Yeah, I know, these are simple, outdated statistics.  Fear not my friends; I will bring you other comparisons here such as Wins Above Replacement (WAR), Defensive WAR (dWAR), Ultimate Zone Rating (UZR), UZR/150, and Hit By … Continue reading

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