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Why Allow Harper to Get a Pitch to Crank?


Face it, we all were thinking the same thing at the same time except for Mike Matheny and Derek Lilliquist. Why pitch to Bryce Harper? Don’t throw him a strike. Keep the ball down, very down. Even when he’s struggling at the plate, Bryce Harper knows how to put a good swing on a bad pitch […]

Did Yadi Get Hurt Again?

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  The Cubs fans here in Central Illinois are giddy and a few of the younger ones are becoming quite rude. You can’t have a baseball conversation with out them “digging into” Cardinals fans. I know, it’s a fact. they have been bad for a long team and now they are good. Likely, they are […]

Cardinals Fall- Minor League Results


The St. Louis Cardinals lost 3-1 to the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday evening. The bats were silently and the swings were horrid as many of them chased strike three out of the zone. At AAA-Memphis. David Washington led the offense with 3 hits but lost the game 10-3 moving their record to 15-21. JC Sulburan […]

Looking at the Schedule for the Homestand


The Cardinals embark on a 9-game homestand. First the Colorado Rockies come to town with a 19-18 record and are 1.5 games back of the National League West leading San Francisco Giants. Tuesday –  Bettis vs Garcia Wednesday Rusin vs Wainwright Thursday  Gray vs. Wacha   The weekend series is the Diamondbacks that are 17-23 […]

Cardinals Conundrum Continues


Why can’t the Cardinals beat good teams? That is the conundrum.     The 2016 version of the St. Louis Cardinals is not very good. They are really poor on defense Let’s chat about that. We have a new, young shortstop and I am not real surprised he has issues with the field in the […]

Minor Leagues and Cardinals/Phillies


    I love meeting people at different locations and sharing my website URL with them. If you are one of thise people or a friend of theirs, welcome to Cardinals GM and please check out my newest History of Cardinals website. It may have only been the Phillies but it was still a series […]

The Cardinals- What Has Gone Wrong Analysis


2016 Cardinals – What Went Wrong Analysis   Things can change. Players can get hot. Managers can do things differently. Players from the Minor Leagues can be impactful. Organizations can make changes. All that is said to remind all of us that this is a very long season. But the facts are the facts on […]

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