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Viva El Birdos Apr 20, 2015

John Lackey wants a contract extension with St. Louis but the Cardinals don't (at least not yet)

John Lackey reportedly still wants to pitch in St. Louis beyond 2015, so why haven't the Cardinals signed him to a contract extension yet? It's been well documented that one of the motivations the St. Louis Cardinals had when acquiring veteran John Lackey at last season's trade deadline was the club option year in his contract for 2015 at the league-minimum salary. Word was that Lackey was less than thrilled about the idea of pitching for about $500,000, but general manager John Mozeliak received assurances that the righty would pitch for the Cards in 2015 at the salary set forth in the...
Viva El Birdos Apr 16, 2015

John Lackey turns in a vintage performance

This is the team we came to see. This week just seemed to fly by, so very suddenly, I found myself waking up this morning typing in stlcardinals dot com to make sure the Cardinals game and my Thursday schedule lined up as nicely as I thought they did a couple weeks ago when I bought some tickets to the game.Last night, I had a last-second meetup with some friends I hadn’t seen in 10-15 years so, instead of using research for todays game as a cause for procrastination, I did so much more efficiently by pushing an entire evening’s work. We met up and I can say that everyone was even more...

Lackey, Carpenter spark St. Louis' 4-0 win over Milwaukee

John Lackey threw seven scoreless innings and Matt Carpenter doubled twice, helping the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.
Red Reporter Apr 10, 2015

Reds vs. Cardinals, Game 1: Preview and Prediction Thread

St. Louis Cardinals @ Cincinnati Reds Friday, April 10, 2015Great American Ball Park Jason Marquis v. John Lackey COMPLETE COVERAGE > The Reds play the Cardinals for the first time this season, on the weekend, with great weather. What more could you ask for? The Reds have Jason Marquis set to make his Reds debut, and while it's ridiculous to me that I'm even typing that, the Reds must have seen something they liked in Goodyear or he wouldn't be here. They'll face John Lackey, who the Reds saw 3 times last year with mixed results. The Reds knocked him around in one start, but he got the...
Viva El Birdos Apr 2, 2015

John Lackey 2015 projections: VEB vs. ZiPS, PECOTA, Steamer, & Oliver

Every year, MLB projections are released. They are based on regression formulas with various inputs. At VEB, we've decided to add a human element to the MLB forecasts. We collect stat predictions for various Cardinals players from the VEB Community at large, average them together, and then compare them to the math-based projection systems. For this afternoon's 2015 VEB Community projections unveiling, we move back to the mound to see how veteran John Lackey's VEB forecast compares to the spreadsheet projection systems. As a reminder, we're looking at the following projections: VEB (an...

Lackey pitches into fifth in Cardinals' 8-6 win

John Lackey worked into the fifth inning in his second spring start, allowing four runs as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 on Sunday.

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