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Viva El Birdos Aug 25, 2015

Odd Man Out: Cardinals' potential playoff rotation

The Cardinals have five starters pitching well, but only four will make the rotation in the playoffs. If the Cardinals qualify for the Division Series, John Lackey should be the odd man out. Four year ago today, the Cardinals were ten games behind in the division and 10.5 out of the Wild Card Race. The Cardinals franchise has not been alone in first place on today's date since 2009, Matt Holliday's first full year with the club. These are small reminders that standings can fluctuate, even in the last month of the season. These reminders are necessary only as a caveat for the remainder of...
Viva El Birdos Jul 29, 2015

Game Recap 7/29/15: Cardinals Lose In Pitcher's Duel To Jay Bruce Solo Homer

Jay Bruce's solo shot off of John Lackey was the deciding factor in a 1 run game. The Cardinals lose to the Reds and the Pirates gain a game, lurking at 4.5 games out in their Pirate boat or whatever they do. The big loss was an injury to Matt Holliday. John Lackey looked like a seasoned vet tonight having about as good a game as he could pitch... but with no run support. He was painting the black like Kyle Lohse did a number of times in recent years, but had better pitches. His curve was definitely on, his location was nothing less than impeccable for the most part (but not so much in the...
Viva El Birdos Jul 29, 2015

Matt Holliday leaves game with right quad strain

In the first inning of Wednesday night's game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Cincinnati Reds at Busch Stadium, Matt Holliday dug into the batter's box. Matt Carpenter, who had worked a walk, led off first. Holliday hit a tapper that third baseman Todd Frazier fielded and tossed to second base, retiring Carpenter. But Carpenter did not go down with a slide, obstructing Brandon Phillips's throw enough to allow Holliday to reach first safely—if he had made it to the bag. Holliday pulled up lame while attempting to beat out the relay throw of the potential double play and never touched...
Holliday leaves game with quad strain

Holliday leaves game with quad strain

An update will be provided on the severity of Holliday's injury tomorrow.

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