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A look at the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team from a GM perspective.

Looking Back at the Opener and Ahead

  I didn’t expect the Cardinals would go undefeated so they at least got that out of the way. Opening Day wasn’t a good one for the Cardinals or their fans. Right out of the gate (remember it is only the first game) some of the concerns hit us. Carlos Martinez has a million dollars […]

The Last Before the First

It’s fun being a Cardinals fan. Just today, I went for a workout wearing one of my red Cardinal shirts and struck up a fantastic conversation with a Cardinals fan. He had just returned from Jupiter and was as psyched about the start of the season. Today is the last Spring Training game before Opening […]

Pace of Minor League Games- Come on, Man!

Something simple as baseball has been torn apart. They have taken the sweet game and just messed it up too far. They want to make the minor league games similar to a 14u game when it gets to extra innings. Put a runner on second to start any extra-innings until they get a winner.   […]

Spin Machine Revs Up

It’s been a long winter. Baseball fans have read every word that was printed about their favorite team. They have analyzed every word spoken from the front office and now the backtracking begins. The Spin Machine Starts. What is that? It is making excuses for things that haven’t turned out as planned. LET’S BE CLEAR, […]

“Gotta Spend Some Money”

  Everywhere I go, I hear almost the same words to describe the St. Louis Cardinals off-season. Inevitably, it is, “the Cardinals need to spend some money.” There is no argument from me. What has the organization done to spend some of the $1B TV contract it signed? Very little except for spare parts. No […]

Schedule for 2018 Winter Warm Up

January 11, 2018– The 22nd annual Cardinals Care Winter Warm-Up (#CardsWarmUp) and the Cardinals Caravan (#CardsCaravan) highlight a busy Cardinals-themed holiday weekend that kicks off the 2018 season.                 Winter Warm-Up—the largest fundraising effort for the team’s charitable fund, Cardinals Care—returns to the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch Saturday, January 13 through Monday, January […]

Cardinals Prospects and When They Arrive

The Cardinals prospect list have made several changes with the trade of Piscotty and the acquisition of Ozuna. Several top guys left the list and now are on the Marlins and two minor leaguers came from the Athletics when they shipped Stephen Piscotty to Oakland. Here is the current list (as of 12/18/17) and their […]

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