Cardinals Snap Losing Streak behind Wainwright

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The St. Louis Cardinals haven’t had a lot of positive news of late. A rash of injuries, sub-par pitching, and a spotty offense has caused the longest losing streak for the team since June 2017. Adam Wainwright took the mound against the visiting Cleveland Indians as the likeliest member of the Cardinals rotation to snap […] READ MORE


St. Louis Cardinals Designated Hitter 2020

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2020 Designated Hitter  The 2020 MLB season will be unusual in many ways. The season will last 60 games and the National League will play with a designated hitter. The American League first adopted the designated hitter in 1973. Since then, all AL games and interleague games played at AL stadiums have utilized a designated […] READ MORE


St. Louis Cardinals Season Preview 2020

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St. Louis Cardinals Season Preview 2020 With a 60-game season now agreed upon by both the MLB player’s union and the owners, the St. Louis Cardinals finally have a real opening day to look forward to. Despite the shortened length and edited rulebook, Mike Shildt’s club looks ready to make another deep playoff run. However, […] READ MORE



St. Louis Cardinals Sign Matt Carpenter to Extension

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The St. Louis Cardinals have extended the contract of third baseman Matt Carpenter until 2021. Before Wednesday’s 7-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Cardinals announced the extension for the three-time All-Star. According to Mark Saxon, the 33-year-old Carpenter will receive $39 million during 2020 and 2021. There is a one-year vesting option, as […] READ MORE




St. Louis Cardinals Season Hangs in the Balance

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The 2017 season started with extreme optimism in St. Louis. As Opening Day rolled around, the Cardinals were set to shake off the troubles that plagued the prior year and return to their spot atop the NL Central. With a sleek new leadoff hitter and centerfielder, a new left-handed equalizer out of the bullpen, and a […] READ MORE


Examining the St. Louis Cardinals Struggles

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After being swept out of town this week by the New York Yankees, the St. Louis Cardinals are left still struggling and searching for answers to what has been a simply dreadful start to the 2017 season. At 3-9, they trail only the Toronto Blue Jays (2-10) for MLB’s worst record, and have looked alarmingly […] READ MORE


The Curious Case of Brandon Belt’s Second Half

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Brandon Belt had a scintillating first half of the season. He hit .302 and compiled 42 total extra base hits, bringing in 47 runs. His production has significantly tailed off in the second half. The San Francisco Giants have placed him all over the lineup since the All-Star break, but finally found success in having him […] READ MORE