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Redbird Rants Oct 9, 2019

St. Louis Cardinals: Mike Shildt’s gutsy call in NLDS Game 4

Mike Shildt made a gutsy call on Monday, by giving the ball to Carlos Martinez in the ninth inning. Like it or not, good or bad, smart or stupid, that’s what the St. Louis Cardinals manager continues to do as a leader. After Sunday’s ninth-inning debacle, St. Louis Cardinals manager, Mike Shildt, apparently didn’t blink […] St. Louis Cardinals: Mike Shildt’s gutsy call in NLDS Game 4 - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
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UNDERSTANDING CARLOS

UNDERSTANDING CARLOS

QUESTION: Your thoughts on Carlos Martinez? Trying to stay positive with this team and organization all season, but Carlos is driving me crazy with his postseason antics. Rips Acuna Jr. after Game 1 for strutting around the bases and says…
Oct 8, 2019
Cardinals notebook: Martinez rewards Shildt's faith with scoreless ninth

Cardinals notebook: Martinez rewards Shildt's faith with scoreless ninth

At some point after manager Mike Shildt said he needed to check on Carlos Martinez’s “frame of mind” before committing to him for the ninth inning Monday, they crossed paths in the room where the Cardinals go to eat.
Redbird Rants Oct 7, 2019

St. Louis Cardinals: You should not give up on Carlos Martinez

This is not a popular opinion, but the St. Louis Cardinals are right to stick with Carlos Martinez in the closer role even after the lack of performance. REGARDLESS of how the past two appearances for Carlos Martinez have gone, the St. Louis Cardinals need to stick with the 27-year-old closer. If you’ve made it […] St. Louis Cardinals: You should not give up on Carlos Martinez - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Redbird Rants Sep 20, 2019

St. Louis Cardinals: Stick with Carlos Martinez in the 9th

Last night’s appearance may have hurt the confidence in the St. Louis Cardinals’ closer but why is he still the best option for the closer role? When Carlos Martinez first slid into the closer’s role for the St. Louis Cardinals back in July, he frequently made games a bit more interesting than they should’ve been. […] St. Louis Cardinals: Stick with Carlos Martinez in the 9th - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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