This afternoon the Cardinals had made a move to bolster their bullpen by moving Marc Rzepczynski and Fernando Salas down to Memphis for Michael Blazek and Keith Butler. Well the Cardinals have been dangling Rezepczynski around and the Indians took bait and snagged him. The Cardinals got 20 year old Juan Herrera that's with the … Continue reading Marc Rzepczynski traded to the Indians
It was reported this morning that Chris Carpenter has halted his comeback due to feeling some numbness and tingling in his pitching hand. Carp says he also felt the numbness after an earlier rehab start for AA Springfield. There is concern that pitching through those symptoms could trigger the nerve troubles which almost forced carpenter … Continue reading Carpenter’s Comeback has Ended
This just in!! Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune just reported that the Whitesox rejected the Cardinals offer for Alexei Ramirez. The Cardinals were sending Carlos Martinez and anther minor league pitcher for Ramirez. Why wouldn't the Whitesox pull the trigger for this trade? Carlos Martinez was ranked #3 in the St.Louis Cardinals 2012 season … Continue reading Cardinals Make an offer for Alexi Ramirez
A few days ago I got word that their were Cardinals Scouts at the Whitesox/Braves game but were not sure who they were scouting. It was believed it was Jake Peavy they were scouting. So I began to wonder with Lance Lynn's meltdown and a closed door meeting with Matheny maybe an indication it might … Continue reading St.Louis Cardinals Targeting Jake Peavy
Last week I came across Rob Rain's article on Brock Peterson that appeared on his website StL Sports Page. For me it was a wonderful read on this minor leaguer's journey from the minor league system to the majors with the Cardinals. So I gracefully asked Rob Rains if I can feature his article here. … Continue reading Welcome to the Bigs Brock Peterson!
This morning the Cardinals announced that they decided to put Matt Holliday on the Disable List to give him some extra days of rest. Holliday is still dealing with his pulled hamstring. With an opening on the roster the Cardinals called up Brock Peterson from AAA Memphis. Holliday should be out till after their homes … Continue reading Matt Holliday Lands on the DL
Just recently the Cubs had told Matt Garza that to expect to be traded in the near future. Since his contract is up with the Cubs at the end of this season, the Cubs are not interested in bringing Garza back. The Cubs are going with a youth movement. At this time the Rangers and … Continue reading Cardinals Intrested in Matt Garza
All I can say is wow! Today Edward Mujica was named as a replacement for Adam Wainwright due to dropping out of pitching in the All Star game. Adam had the right to give up his spot on the roster if he chose to do so as a Sunday starter. So today he got the call … Continue reading Mujica Going to All-Star Game!
Since Boggs was banished to the Memphis Redbirds, his career did not get any better while he was there. Well the Cardinals found a taker, The Rockies. In return the Cardinals will get international bonus # 4 plus $2.25 Mil for that pick. The Rockies will designate pitcher Joe Gardner for assignment to make room … Continue reading Michell Boggs Traded to the Rockies
Looks like Wigginton's short career with the Cardinals will be over by tonight. The Cardinals are planning on making an roster move by tonights game with the Astros. Cardinal fans and critics have been critical of the teams move to sign Wigginton for a two year five million deal. Ty has become what a waste of … Continue reading Wigginton to be Released