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Series Summary

Final 1-1
Tue 9/12 4 @ 13
Wed 9/13 6 @ 0
Viva El Birdos Sep 13, 2017
Five Things About the Cardinals

Five Things About the Cardinals

Quick hits! Hot takes! They’re both here today! Good morning, all. Cards won last night in grand fashion over the really-starting-to-phone-it-in Reds, and one might think that would make for some happy fans. Somewhat fascinatingly to me, though, the negativity of the Redbird fanbase after enduring exactly one playoffless season and half of another frustrating, inconsistent year — notice that neither of those years actually included losing records, nor has this intolerably bad stretch yet reached two complete seasons — seems to know no bounds. For instance, if one were to cruise over...
Viva El Birdos Sep 13, 2017
Cardinals News and Notes: Tommy Pham, Matt Carpenter, and a huge series against the Reds

Cardinals News and Notes: Tommy Pham, Matt Carpenter, and a huge series against the Reds

The latest at VEB The Cardinals started a very significant series against the Reds, who look to play spoilers to the Redbirds’ playoff hopes. John J. Flemming writes an excellent piece, presenting the logic behind a Tommy Pham extension. I wrote about Matt Carpenter’s weird season. In the latest Hunt and Peck, Tommy Pham makes comments on fashion. Craig Edwards has the Cardinals-Reds series preview: the Cardinals should destroy the Reds (And they did last night). After a big win last night, the Cardinals look to pick up ground on the Cubs and the Rockies today.
Viva El Birdos Sep 13, 2017
Cardinals Pound Reds, Keep Pace in Central

Cardinals Pound Reds, Keep Pace in Central

13 runs on 14 hits buried the Reds in the first of three before a trip to Chicago Lance Lynn versus Robert Stephenson quickly turned sour for the Reds’ young starter. The Cardinals offense was patient all night at the plate as Stephenson struggled with his control. Exploding to the tune of eight runs in the first four innings, hammering away on the Reds’ and their anemic bullpen was the headline of this 13-4 victory. Lynn cruised through four innings - save a Zack Cozart home run in the first inning on a high fastball - before running into trouble in the fifth. The good news is that...

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