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Waino-gate and Social Media

The Cardinals had a rough All Star Game. Not only was the game's greatest catcher, YADIER MOLINA *, absent from the proceedings due to injury, but the only runs surrendered in a 5-3 loss to the American League...
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The Kids Are Alright

Last night's thrilling walk-off win might be the game we look back at and say, "That is the moment when all of those highly-touted Cardinal prospects became major league baseball players." Let's look at their...
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Could Jake Peavy End Up A Cardinal?

UPDATE (7/22/14): MLB insiders insist that the Cardinals continue to pursue a possible trade for Peavy. This must now be considered a definite possibility at this point. Rumors are swirling after the...
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Still The King Of The World

It's safe to say that the Fourth of July weekend in 2014 will go down as one of Trevor Rosenthal's worst holidays ever. On Friday the Fourth, Rosenthal gave up two ninth inning runs and loaded the bases with...
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The Carlos Martinez Effect

For much of this exasperating 2014 campaign, the Cardinals have been a stiff, lifeless bunch; losing and general bad luck has a tendency to wear players out emotionally. The team also reflects the general vibe...
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Could Adrian Beltre Help The Cardinals?

Early in May we reported about a rumor from within the Cardinals organization that the team might seek to acquire Giancarlo Stanton from the Marlins at some point in the season. At the time, the Marlins were...
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The Problem With Craig

Allen Craig is one of my favorite current Cardinals. When he's right, he's one of the most dangerous RBI hitters in the National League. But that's the problem -- Craig isn't right at the moment. After an...
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In Praise of Jon Jay

Cardinal centerfielder Jon Jay was a popular target last Monday as Derrick Goold fielded questions from fans in his weekly online chat. An overwhelming number of readers wanted Jay traded, excommunicated,...
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Oscar Taveras Fulfills His Promise

It seems like we've been hearing his name forever. It started as a whisper three years ago, followed by increased press and praise for his incessant, natural ability to hit baseballs. He went from promising...