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St. Louis Cardinals Minor Leagues: Reyes dominates in Palm Beach loss

| April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
St. Louis Cardinals Minor Leagues: Reyes dominates in Palm Beach loss

Top pitching prospect Alex Reyes missed a lot of bats once again for the Palm Beach Cardinals. Despite his efforts, the bullpen couldn’t hold the lead for him, and Reyes ended up with a no decision. Reyes got through 5.1 innings for the Cardinals. As customary, he gave 3 hits in the outing. He has […]

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St. Louis Cardinals Minor Leagues: Reyes keeps missing bats

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
St. Louis Cardinals Minor Leagues: Reyes keeps missing bats

Alex Reyes has had an exceptionally uneven start to the season. The good news: he’s keeping runs off the board, striking out a ton of batters, and not giving up hits. The bad news: he’s having legitimate control issues and not getting deep into games. Both of those trends continued in his outing against the […]

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St. Louis Cardinals Minor Leagues: Voit powers Palm Beach win

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
St. Louis Cardinals Minor Leagues: Voit powers Palm Beach win

With Matt Adams entering his 3rd year in the big leagues and Xavier Scruggs actually older than Adams, the Cardinals don’t have much in terms of prospects for first base. Luke Voit, however, is looking to make a change to that. In 2014, the right-handed first baseman put up a respectable .276/.342/.442 line for Palm Beach […]

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St. Louis Cardinals Minor Leagues: Kaminsky dominates

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
St. Louis Cardinals Minor Leagues: Kaminsky dominates

As the Cardinals await news on a talented young pitcher’s health report, another turned in a fantastic performance on the hill. Left-hander Rob Kaminsky tossed 6 innings for the Palm Beach Cardinals surrendering 2 unearned runs on 5 hits. He struck out 6, and impressively, 4 of those 6 were against right-handed batters. He walked […]

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St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Gameday: Cooney defends crown

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Gameday: Cooney defends crown

Tim Cooney takes the mound for the Memphis Redbirds in their second contest of the season, and in doing so, he is defending his crown as the PCL wins leader. Cooney led the Pacific Coast League with 14 wins in 2014, and he would be in several other teams’ starting rotations to open 2015. Instead, […]

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St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Gameday – Opening Day

| April 9, 2015 | 3 Comments
St. Louis Cardinals Minor League Gameday – Opening Day

Welcome to Minor League Opening Day! While the big boys are traveling to Cincinnati for a three-game set with the Reds, the kids will kick off their seasons. Be sure to stop by every morning to check out the pitching matchups for the day’s games as well as a player we’ll highlight to keep an […]

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Analyzing the preliminary roster for the Springfield Cardinals

| April 7, 2015 | 4 Comments
Analyzing the preliminary roster for the Springfield Cardinals

The Springfield Cardinals held their media day on Monday, and our S-Cards Beat Writer, John Oliver, was in attendance and was able to pick up their preliminary roster. He was also able to secure a couple of one-on-one interviews with a couple big name minor leaguers. Look for those later in the week. Here is […]

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Cardinals Minors Report: Mike Mayers goes 5 innings, Oscar Mercado collects 2 doubles

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
Cardinals Minors Report: Mike Mayers goes 5 innings, Oscar Mercado collects 2 doubles

On Tuesday, the Cardinals minor league clubs took on the Marlins’ affiliates in back field action. The clubs played 5 games as there was a second Peoria club in action. This club will be recognized as State College in today’s report. Here are the results of Tuesday’s action: Memphis Patrick Wisdom (3B) 2-for-3, 2B Luke Voit (1B) […]

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Predicting the Opening Day roster for the Springfield Cardinals

| March 31, 2015 | 2 Comments
Predicting the Opening Day roster for the Springfield Cardinals

When you look at the top end depth in the St. Louis Cardinals minor league system, you will find players who should probably be at higher levels but will have to “wait their turn”. We really start to see that problem when we look at the projected roster of the Springfield Cardinals. There are several […]

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Predicting the opening day roster of the Memphis Redbirds

| March 26, 2015 | 1 Comment
Predicting the opening day roster of the Memphis Redbirds

In part two of my roster prediction series, I will look at the 2015 Memphis Redbirds Opening Day roster. If you missed my St. Louis Cardinals prediction you can view it HERE. As you can see I decided to add Jaime Garcia to the starting rotation, Carlos Martinez to the bullpen, Randal Grichuk and Pete Kozma to […]

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Tyler Lyons strikes out 5, Mike O’Neill walks three times in minor league action

| March 21, 2015 | 1 Comment
Tyler Lyons strikes out 5, Mike O’Neill walks three times in minor league action

On Saturday, the Cardinals took on the Marlins in back field action at Roger Dean Stadium. The Cardinals were the home team even though both clubs play at the same facility. The Cards went 3-0-1 on Saturday. Here are the results. Memphis Greg Garcia – 2-for-2, R, BB Mike O’Neill – o-for-1, 3 BB David […]

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Spring Training Game #10: St. Louis Cardinals vs Minnesota Twins

| March 14, 2015
Spring Training Game #10: St. Louis Cardinals vs Minnesota Twins

Game Time: 12:05 pm CDT @ Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida Television: Fox Sports Midwest (Live), MLB Network (Delay) Radio: KMOX 1120 Starting Pitching Probables Michael Wacha (5-6, 3.20 ERA, 1.20 WHIP) vs. Ricky Nolasco (6-12, 5.38 ERA, 1.52 WHIP) Cardinals Lineup Matt Carpenter – 3B Jason Heyward – RF Matt Holliday – DH Jhonny Peralta – […]

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Spring Training Game #7: St. Louis Cardinals at Atlanta Braves

| March 11, 2015 | 28 Comments
Spring Training Game #7: St. Louis Cardinals at Atlanta Braves

Game Time: 12:05 pm CDT @ Champion Stadium in Kissimmee, Florida Television: None Radio: None Starting Pitching Probables Marco Gonzales (4-2, 4.15 ERA, 1.53 WHIP) vs. Alex Wood (11-11, 2.78 ERA, 1.14 WHIP) Cardinals Lineup Peter Bourjos – CF Kolten Wong – 2B Jhonny Peralta – SS Matt Adams – 1B Yadier Molina – C Randal Grichuk […]

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Spring Training Game #5: St. Louis Cardinals vs Boston Red Sox

| March 9, 2015 | 26 Comments
Spring Training Game #5: St. Louis Cardinals vs Boston Red Sox

Game Time: 12:05 pm CDT @ Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida Television: None Radio: KMOX 1120 Starting Pitching Probables Michael Wacha (5-6, 3.20 ERA, 1.20 WHIP) vs. Wade Miley (8-12, 4.34 ERA, 1.40 WHIP) Cardinals Lineup Matt Carpenter – 3B Randal Grichuk – LF Jhonny Peralta – DH Matt Adams – 1B Yadier Molina – C […]

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Spring Training Game #4: St. Louis Cardinals vs Miami Marlins

| March 8, 2015 | 3 Comments
Spring Training Game #4: St. Louis Cardinals vs Miami Marlins

Game Time: 12:05 pm CDT @ Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida Television: None Radio: KMOX 1120 Starting Pitching Probables Lance Lynn (15-10, 2.74 ERA, 1.26 WHIP) vs. Jarred Cosart (13-11, 3.69 ERA, 1.36 WHIP) Cardinals Lineup Matt Carpenter – 3B Jason Heyward – RF Matt Holliday – LF Matt Adams – DH Jhonny Peralta – […]

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Spring Game Day Thread: Cardinals vs Astros

| March 6, 2015 | 68 Comments
Spring Game Day Thread: Cardinals vs Astros

Game Time: 12:05 pm CST @ Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida Television: None Radio: None Starting Pitching Probables Marco Gonzales (4-2, 4.15 ERA, 1.53 WHIP) vs. Brett Oberholtzer (5-13, 4.39 ERA, 1.38 WHIP) Cardinals Lineup Matt Carpenter – 3B Jason Heyward – DH Matt Holliday – LF Jhonny Peralta – SS Mark Reynolds – 1B Stephen […]

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Spring Opening Day Game Day Thread: Cardinals at Marlins

| March 5, 2015 | 54 Comments
Spring Opening Day Game Day Thread: Cardinals at Marlins

Game Time: 12:05 pm CST @ Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida Television: None Radio: KMOX 1120 Starting Pitching Probables Carlos Martinez (2-4, 4.03 ERA, 1.41 WHIP) vs. Dan Haren (13-11, 4.02 ERA, 1.18 WHIP) Cardinals Lineup Matt Carpenter – 3B Jason Heyward – RF Matt Holliday – DH Matt Adams – 1B Yadier Molina – C […]

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Pitchers and Catchers Report

| February 19, 2015
Pitchers and Catchers Report

Forget what some groundhog in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania may say. Forget about some vernal equinox in March. Today is the day that signals the true start of spring. Today is the day pitchers and catchers officially report to Cardinals’ camp in Jupiter, Florida. This year, this momentous day is more of a continuation than a new […]

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