5:43 PM EST, Wed January 16, 2019
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Cardinals loaded with prospects at third base

Cardinals loaded with prospects at third base

A total of 43 players were invited to the Cardinals' minor-league instructional camp in Jupiter, Fla., and that list includes the club's three most-recent top draft choices: shortstop Delvin Perez (2016), outfielder Scott Hurst (2017), and this past year’s first-round…
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As Cardinals' prospects gather in Jupiter, Alex Reyes returns (briefly) to the mound

As Cardinals' prospects gather in Jupiter, Alex Reyes returns (briefly) to the mound

Cardinals' top pitching prospect, limited by elbow and shoulder surgeries to four innings since 2016, is a wild card for this year's pitching staff.
Redbird Rants Jan 15, 2019

St. Louis Cardinals: Remembering Bob Forsch and the 1982 NCLS

January 13th was former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Bob Forsch’s birthday. It’s time to remember the late right-handed starter, not only for his career with the Cardinals, but specifically his impact on the 1982 NCLS. Bob Forsch’s 15 year career with the St. Louis Cardinals now seems atypical in baseball. With today’s free agency rules, […] St. Louis Cardinals: Remembering Bob Forsch and the 1982 NCLS - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Redbird Rants Jan 14, 2019

St. Louis Cardinals: Could Jack Flaherty be a new kind of leader?

The St. Louis Cardinals’ rising star, Jack Flaherty, is taking a vocal role in social media advocating for his teammates and the league. Could Flaherty move into a different kind of leadership role for the team? The St. Louis Cardinals are a team with many leaders. With Adam Wainwright, Yadier Molina and Matt Carpenter being […] St. Louis Cardinals: Could Jack Flaherty be a new kind of leader? - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Redbird Rants Jan 14, 2019

St. Louis Cardinals: The outlook of the closer situation

By recently set standards, the St. Louis Cardinals have had quite a busy offseason. They have acquired an elite hitter in Paul Goldschmidt and an elite left-hander in Andrew Miller. The position player side of the roster seems to be just about set in stone, besides a left-handed utility player. The bullpen, however, still seems […] St. Louis Cardinals: The outlook of the closer situation - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 13, 2019
Shildt: Cardinals have at least five No. 1 starting pitchers

Shildt: Cardinals have at least five No. 1 starting pitchers

"It really gets down to focus and execution, regardless of inning or situation in really any sport.”
Redbird Rants Jan 13, 2019

St. Louis Cardinals: A month away from a promising season

While it might not quite be what fans are waiting for yet, we are about a month away from the unofficial start of 2019 baseball. While the St. Louis Cardinals have not officially announced the day that they will have pitchers and catchers report to camp, it’s still safe to say this marks about a […] St. Louis Cardinals: A month away from a promising season - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Redbird Rants Jan 12, 2019

St. Louis Cardinals: Arbitration settlements reached with four players

On the day of the deadline to reach arbitration agreements before going to a hearing, the St. Louis Cardinals have settled with four players. Arbitration is a way for players to begin to make more money towards the end of their rookie contract and the St. Louis Cardinals have always been great at reaching agreements […] St. Louis Cardinals: Arbitration settlements reached with four players - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 11, 2019
Cardinals avoid arbitration with Ozuna, Wacha, Leone

Cardinals avoid arbitration with Ozuna, Wacha, Leone

General manager Michael Girsch said, “The arbitration process is designed to make a settlement. Our goal is never to go to arbitration and we’e happy not to have it again.”
Redbird Rants Jan 11, 2019

St. Louis Cardinals: Is Michael Wacha the key to Cardinals contention?

The St. Louis Cardinals have spent a great deal to improve in many aspects, but starting pitching is not one of those things. With a solid rotation already in place, a Michael Wacha revival of sorts could be the key to the Cardinals making noise in the 2019 postseason. Don’t get me wrong, Michael Wacha […] St. Louis Cardinals: Is Michael Wacha the key to Cardinals contention? - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jan 11, 2019
Cardinals, Wacha agree on $6.3 million contract for 2019

Cardinals, Wacha agree on $6.3 million contract for 2019

Ozuna, Leone still could file for arbitration.
Jan 11, 2019
Arbitration deadline, strategy could prompt Cardinals agreements Friday

Arbitration deadline, strategy could prompt Cardinals agreements Friday

In an attempt to use a deadline to spur agreement or leave salaries in the hands of three arbiters, the Cardinals have adopted the popular “file-and-trial” approach to negotiations with arbitration-eligible players. It’s a strategic shift the team made a…
Jan 11, 2019
BenFred: Do the Cardinals have more moves in them?

BenFred: Do the Cardinals have more moves in them?

Tell me if you have heard this one before.
Jan 10, 2019
BenFred: From Cardinal-crusher Puig, to Miller-thumping Grandal, former Dodgers could make mark on NL Central

BenFred: From Cardinal-crusher Puig, to Miller-thumping Grandal, former Dodgers could make mark on NL Central

Paul Goldschmidt is not the only National League Central addition who tends to chew up his new division rivals
Jan 10, 2019
Goold: As market starts to move, Cardinals have decisions to make now

Goold: As market starts to move, Cardinals have decisions to make now

ST. LOUIS • With players yet to sign and a deadline arriving, the Cardinals had reason to circle back to Scott Boras and his office this week for a conversation about an outfielder.

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