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Viva El Birdos May 6, 2016

Cardinals news and notes: Pitchers, rippers, winners

Yesterday at VEB I have the flu courtesy of a filthy nine-month old who hasn't even apologized so this will be a short one. But if you felt the need to completely ignore VEB yesterday this is what you missed: Ankiel, Martinez, Reyes Joe Schwarz wrote about three of the biggest pitching prospects the Cardinals have had in the last 20 years. It's a good read if you weren't already excited about Alex Reyes. The Ripper I have to remind myself every so often that Jack Clark only played three seasons with the Cardinals, most likely because he was an integral member to two great teams. Here are...
Viva El Birdos May 5, 2016

On Rick Ankiel, Carlos Martinez, and now Alex Reyes

The Cardinals have been fortunate to develop premium starting pitching over the years. Alex Reyes projects to continue this trend. With the undisputed top organizational prospect Alex Reyes set to return from suspension by the end of this month, let's take a closer look at how the 21-year-old flame-throwing righty compares to two other Cardinals pitchers who were once nationally-regarded prospects themselves. I must note that the motivation behind putting together such an article stemmed from Steven McNeil's article on Reyes and "Blogger Day" over at Fansided's Redbird Rants. Four days...

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