Tag: Cardinals

Don’t Underestimate John Mozeliak

Don’t Underestimate John Mozeliak

John Mozeliak has been the Cardinals general manager for ten seasons, but does he really deserve faith that he can turn the team around? The 2007 season was over and in the books when the St. Louis Cardinals reflected back on the season. It wasn’t good. They ended up with a record of 78-84 and […]

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Yadier Molina, Advanced Metrics, and the Hall of Fame

Yadier Molina, Advanced Metrics, and the Hall of Fame

Is Yadier Molina worthy of the Hall of Fame? Apparently, that’s a controversial question. Yesterday, Brian Kenny asked whether St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is a future Hall of Famer. Keith Law replied with this gem of a tweet: of course he’s not — keithlaw (@keithlaw) July 10, 2018 This is a stupid tweet, but […]

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Managing Expectations as St. Louis Cardinals Fans

Managing Expectations as St. Louis Cardinals Fans

Over the past few years, St. Louis Cardinals fans have been frustrated. But what has made the team so unbearable, and is there anything we can do about it? The St. Louis Cardinals may be one of the most frustrating teams in baseball. A quick scroll through “Cardinals Twitter” seems to confirm that. At best, […]

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Taking a Look Back at the Career of Kyle Lohse

Taking a Look Back at the Career of Kyle Lohse

As Kyle Lohse hangs up his cleats, St. Louis Cardinals fans should take a moment to remember the good times and appreciate his career. Kyle Lohse retired. He announced his retirement in the most Kyle Lohse way imaginable: It’s been a hell of a ride! Baseball, you’ve taken me a lot of places I’ve never […]

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What on Earth is Wrong with Matt Carpenter?

What on Earth is Wrong with Matt Carpenter?

The St. Louis Cardinals’ Matt Carpenter is going through a rough start to the season. At this point in the season it is cause for concern, so let’s see what the numbers tell us. It’s May 11th. Matt Carpenter has 123 plate appearances. He’s hitting a stunningly terrible .147/.296/.284. The St. Louis Cardinals third baseman […]

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Jordan Hicks’ Problem With the Strikeout

Jordan Hicks’ Problem With the Strikeout

Jordan Hicks has been a revelation for the St. Louis Cardinals, but why isn’t he racking up strikeouts? You don’t have to squint too hard to see the similarity between Jordan Hicks and Aroldis Chapman. Sure he’s a righty, and he’s not quite as tall, but come on. His triple-digit heater has fueled an onslaught of content […]

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