Washington Nationals, Matt Willaims

How the uber-hyped Bryce Harper responded after being benched for not running out a groundball Saturday had to be a footnote to the larger story facing Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams. The same goes for the equally-hyped Stephen Strasburg, whose […]

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ST. LOUIS CARDINALS

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In a four-player, two-team trade between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Los Angeles Angels, both ended up filling needs, as the Cardinals received a major boost in their outfield landing Peter Bourjos, whilst the Angels filled the void they […]

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David Freese

On Friday, the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Angels completed a trade that sends David Freese and Fernando Salas to the Angels in exchange for Peter Bourjos and Randal Grichuk. It’s not often that a trade between two teams […]

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St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter, long the workhorse of the team, has officially given up his fight against the thoracic outlet syndrome that has plagued him for the last two years and will retire. Carpenter has admitted that he had […]

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The St. Louis Cardinals had contenders for all four of the MLB awards handed out this week, yet none of them won. They may be feeling disappointment, but they should take it as a compliment. Nobody really expected Shelby Miller to […]

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Adam Wainwright

What makes a pitcher a legitimate ace? To me, a pitcher that is consistently over 200 innings with an ERA around 3.00 who can also limit walks is an ace. Coming in at No. 9 on the Rant Sports MLB […]

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Yadier Molina

The St. Louis Cardinals are aiming to reach their fourth consecutive NLCS in 2014, and after two appearances in the Fall Classic over the past three seasons, the Red Birds are staring down the barrel of a modern-day MLB dynasty. […]

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Shelby Miller

There is a rumor floating around that the St. Louis Cardinals may be willing to move a young pitcher like Shelby Miller or Lance Lynn if it means acquiring a legitimate upgrade at shortstop. The Cards got very little production […]

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