The Cardinals just traded Allen Craig and Joe Kelly for John Lackey. When telling my son about the trade he exclaimed "Joe Kelly?!". I was surprised the Cards traded Kelly. Lackey, 35, is 11-7 with a 3.60 ERA in 21 starts and 137 1/3 innings this season. He returned from Tommy John surgery last year … Continue reading Cardinals Send Craig and Kelly for Lackey
This afternoon the Cardinals announced that they acquired Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Justin Masterson for the Cardinals AA Outfielder James Ramsey. At this moment Masterson is 4-6 with a 5.51 ERA in 19 starts for the Tribe this season, fanning 93 batters in his 98.0 innings pitched. He was placed on the 15-day disabled list … Continue reading Cardinals Trade for Justin Masterson
What!? The Cardinals signed AJ Pierzynski? They sure did. A MLB Catcher that is known to have a bad reputation. In 2012 Men's Journal did a poll that rated Pierzynski as the most hated player ibn Baseball. In have a feeling it will be fun watching him in a Cardinal uniform. According ton the team, … Continue reading Cardinals Sign AJ Pierzynski
I just got word via twitter from Tim McKernan that Joe Strauss said in a interview with CBS Sports Radio 590 that Kurt Suzuki is in play for a trade with the Cardinals. According to Strauss.... Kurt Suzuki as someone who "would make sense," which is no surprise since the Cards are known to be scouting … Continue reading Cardinals Focusing in on Kurt Suzuki
I have been holding back my thoughts and views on the possibility of the Cardinals making a trade for David Price. First of all I wanted to collect some information before to come to any conclusions Some of the news I am coming across in regards to the Cardinals wanting to trade for Price looks positive. … Continue reading Are the Cardinals Targeting David Price?
Today St. Louis's favorite radio personality Mike Shannon turns 75. A product of Christian Brothers College High School and University of Missouri, Shannon has become ingrained in the St. Louis Cardinals culture. Here in St. Louis we look at Shannon as one of our all-time favorite lovable St. Louis Cardinals Broadcasters and most impersonated outside … Continue reading Happy Birthday Big Boy!!!!
Mike Matheny decides to go with his own guy Adam Wainwright over Clayton Kershaw and its causing some controversy. Here is the article on Wainwright....... Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals will start for the National League in Tuesday’s All-Star Game, NL Manager Mike Matheny announced Monday. Matheny, the manager of the Cardinals, earned … Continue reading Adam Wainwright to Start in the All Star Game
Here at Cardinal Red Baseball we want to wish Yadier Benjamin Molina a Happy Birthday. Today he turns 32. We also want to wish him a fast recovery while he is out. He is sorely missed and we need his bat back in the line up soon.
Earlier in the week Cuban defector Lediner Ricardo had an open try out with ten MLB teams. In attendance was the St. Louis Cardinals. The 25 year old Ricardo has been cleared to sign as a free agent and there is no international spending limits. Amongst the Cardinals scouts were, the Yankees, Mariners, Astros, Bluejays. Royals, … Continue reading Cardinals Interested in Lediner Ricardo
After much thought on moving my blog over to WordPress/MLBlogs, I felt this would be a smart move on my part. I decided to shed the McBrayer-Baseball name and join forces with MLB. One of the reasons was the technical problems I have been having, it was also the fact that Blogger is not compatible … Continue reading Major Announcement!!!! Regarding My Blog