Three things to remember as the Pirates come to town

When the Cardinals' lose on Twitter there is always the segment of Twitter users I follow that seem to believe that the season is over with every loss. It doesn't matter that the Cardinals have the best record in baseball by a few games or even have a five game lead in their division. All […] Read More

Cardinals make a deal; add Brandon Moss

The St. Louis Cardinals announced this morning that they have acquired 1B/OF Brandon Moss from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for LHP Rob Kaminsky. This marks the third consecutive July that the Cardinals have made a deal with the Indians, acquiring Justin Masterson for James Ramsey last summer and sending them Marc Rzepczynski in 2013 […] Read More

Why I’m okay trading or blocking Matt Adams

Last night on Twitter and today, I discussed whether Milwaukee would accept a straight-up offer of Matt Adams for Adam Lind. Immediate reaction is that it seems like an overpay for the Cardinals for Lind, but I don't think so. That may come because I never truly believed in Adams as a Major League caliber player. […] Read More

Cardinals add Cishek to bullpen

The St. Louis Cardinals added RHP Steve Cishek to their bullpen this afternoon, announcing that they have acquired to former closer in a trade with the Miami Marlins. In return, the Cardinals will send Miami Double-A reliever Kyle Barraclough to Miami. Let's dig right in. Cishek, 29, entered the 2015 season as one of baseball's […] Read More

As trade deadline approaches, should Cardinals make a move?

There is just a week to go now until Major League Baseball's non-waiver trade deadline on July 31st and the Cardinals find themselves in a precarious position. They are leading the NL Central and currently have the best record in baseball, but they also find themselves nursing injuries. General Manager John Mozeliak now has to […] Read More

Cardinals activate Lance Lynn

It was billed as just a 15 day disabled list trip to rest his forearm, and so it has been as the Cardinals announced today that they have activated Lance Lynn from the DL and optioned Tyler Lyons back to Memphis. Lynn will return to the mound tonight against the Miami Marlins. "I'm just looking […] Read More

Can Michael Wacha win 20 games?

Michael Wacha may be coming off his worst start of the season, but with a record of 9-3 through his first 14 starts this season, Michael Wacha is on pace for 21 wins if he can make 32 starts this season. With his 2.85 ERA, he also has a 136 ERA+ that stacks up as […] Read More

Cardinals add Garcia and Scruggs

Just a day after talking about how any offensive reinforcements we can call up from Memphis probably won't create that much of effect, John Mozeliak indicates he had to try something anyway and added first baseman Xavier Scruggs and infielder Greg Garcia to the Major League roster. Headed back to Memphis are catcher Ed Easley […] Read More