Well Yadi did it again by winning his fifth straight Gold Glove today. He now owns the longest Gold Gloves winning streak. He now shares this distinction with Pudge Rodriguez and Johnny Bench. There were no other Cardinals that won this years Gold Glove Award.
Yesterday the Oakland A's announced that they will not ecercise their option on shortstop Stephen Drew. Soon after the St.Louis Radio Air waves had talk of the Cardinals may have interets in Stephen Drew. I started to wonder why? Do the Cardinals have reason to sign Drew because of Furcal may not be ready at … Continue reading Cards Have Interest in Drew?
Now that the San Francisco Giants won the World Series, we can concentrate on whats next. Here are the dates that MLB has out for free agency, dates of awards, ...etc.Immediately after the World SeriesEligible players become free agentsSixth day after completion of World SeriesFirst day that Major League and Minor League free agents may … Continue reading MLB Dates, Free Agency, and Hot Stove Begins
Yadi received the defensive honor award in catching called the Fielding Bible Award. Molina isn't new when getting this award. He also won the award in 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010. If your not familiar to this type of award, this is how it works. The Fielding Bible Awards are voted upon by a select … Continue reading Molina Recieves Fielding Bible Award for Catching
This morning John Mozeliak opened up to the beat writers to talk about the state of the Cardinals and to announce the change to the coaching staff. All of the other coaches like McGwire, Oquendo, and Lilliquist will be offered to come back. Dyar Miller the the bullpen coach contract will not be renewed. It … Continue reading Mo’ Speaks
Now that the dust has settled there are only two teams that meet tonight for the World Series. The Cardinals came home yesterday to clean out their lockers and say goodbye to one another. It was a fun season for the Cardinals, they where able to deal with injuries. With Berkman and Carpenter being out … Continue reading End of a Season and 2013 Thoughts
B.J Rains of Fox Sports Midwest reported that Lance Berkman believes he could make a return to the Cardnals if they are able to reach the World Series. Berkman has been working out and strengthing his bad right knee. The Cardinals may use him as a DH when playing in Detroit if they do make … Continue reading Berkman’s Return?
St.Louis Mayor Francis Slay and San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee made a friendly bet that if the Giants win, Mayor Lee would send Slay some dim sum and Anchor Steam Beer. If the Cardinals win, Slay will send Lee toasted ravioli and St.Louis Style Barbque plus the best beers in St.Louis. The real kicker is … Continue reading A Bet Between Two Mayors
There is no doubt in my mind that the seven prospects that I am about to talk about will the majors in the next five years, not all of them but a few will find their way to the big club.1. Oscar Tavarez is at this time the Cardinals organization hot item. Oscar can hit … Continue reading My Super Seven Cardinal Prospects
According to the Cardinals Beat Writer Joe Strauss Jaime Garcia did the unthinkable. He pitched in Game 2 knowing that he was hurt. Apprently this peeved off some of his team mates. A recent MRI discovered a strained rotator cuff and inflamation. So Garcia's pitching spot will be given to Lance Lynn and Shelby Miller … Continue reading Garcia Taken Off Playoff Roster