Daily Archives: January 21, 2011

Cardinals add Nick Punto

The Cardinals have agreed to terms with free agent infielder Nick Punto on a 1 year deal that I’ve seen is for $750,000. The 33 year old Punto has spent the last 7 years of his career with the Minnesota Twins in a utility type role, making starts around the infield. He’s a switch hitter, which should greatly help his playing time in a Tony LaRussa system. Last season he … Continue reading

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NL Central Preview: Shortstop

On to shortstops! Or backwards, rather. As of now, gone are the likes of Brendan Ryan and Orlando Cabrera. With Ryan gone, the question of who is the best defensive short stop in the NL Central is back open and the answer may really surprised you. So will the other name at the top. Since I’m rolling backwards at this point, I won’t waste any time and jump right into … Continue reading

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