During the off season I was happy to hear the reports on Furcal's health and how he is so ready to go. Well it was reported that Furcal has a bone spur in his arm and he had to get anti-inflammatory shots on Friday. He has been having some lingering pain in his throwing arm … Continue reading Rafeal Furcal’s Arm
Today the Cardinals finally officially put Chris Carpenter on the 60 day DL in regards to his nerve condition that plagues his shoulder. As we already know he won't be pitching for the 2013 season. This move was made to create a open spot on the 40 man roster.
Today at work I got a alert on my cell phone from MLBTradeRunors with the title "Jason Isringhausen Retires". I was taken back and once it was time to clock out I rushed home to find out what the real story is. Jason has accepted a job as the pitching coach for Southern Ilinois University … Continue reading Isringhausen’s New Career Path
Press ReleaseThe St. Louis Cardinals, The Cordish Companies and PBR (Professional Bull Riders, Inc.) announced today that PBR St. Louis: A Cowboy Bar will open at Ballpark Village making it the eighth location across the United States. From the toughest sport on dirt comes the fastest growing country concept in the nation, PBR. PBR … Continue reading PBR Country Bar Coming to Ballpark Village
This morning the Cardinals announced that Matheny and Mozeliak got new contracts. Matheny's option was picked up for the 2014 season and Mozeliak's new contract is for three more years. Mo' has been the GM for six years with a good track record with the 2011 World Championship under his belt. Matheny started his career … Continue reading Matheny & Mozeliak Recieve New Contracts
Today Mike Piazza's new book "Long Shot" is released. This is a must read for me due to being a Dodger fan especially during the Lasorda era. The book is based on his life and his what some baseball pundits call a very mysterious courtesy draft pick that started Mike's career with the Dodgers. One … Continue reading Mike Piazza’s New Book Long Shot
Well, I just got word that there will be a press conference Monday morning at 11:00am with Chris Carpenter to answer questions about his setback with his injuries. Friday during a press conference John Mozeliak did say, he didn't expect Carpenter to be back in 2013 and actaully will not be pitching anymore. So I … Continue reading Carpenter Press Conference
Today the Cardinals and David Freese finally settles to avoid arbitration. So they agreed to a one year deal for $3.15mil. What a nice raise for Freese. With the Cardnals being so sabermetrics friendly i would predict that Freese will more than likey won't be around with the Cards past 2015. He is currently 29 … Continue reading Freese Signs with Cardinals
Press ReleaseThe St. Louis Cardinals announced today that fans will be able to catch more than half of the club’s 2013 spring training games throughout coverage on FOX Sports Midwest, the Cardinals Radio Network and ESPN. FOX Sports Midwest will televise an all-time high 10 St. Louis Cardinals spring training games in 2013, twice … Continue reading Cardinals Spring Training Radio and TV Schedule
News came out today that Chris Carpenter is having recurring issues with his shoulder. In a conversation Carp had on Friday with Mozeliak, he told the GM he won't be able to pitch this season due to the pain he is having again to his arm. The feel around the team is sadness. There seems … Continue reading Carp Out for 2013……..future uncertain.