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Sep 12, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Kolten Wong’s statistical future

The output of St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong in 2017 has been truly excellent.  But are his offensive numbers —  an OBP close to .400 and an OPS well over .800 — sustainable for future years? Let’s take a look. The St. Louis Cardinals have invested a ton of hope and  dough in Kolten […] St. Louis Cardinals: Kolten Wong’s statistical future - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 12, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: The Juan Nicasio loophole to benefit the Cardinals

The St. Louis Cardinals signed their recent relief pitcher-acting-as-closer after the September 1 deadline to be on a postseason roster. There might be a way yet for him to be on a postseason roster. The St. Louis Cardinals signed Juan Nicasio in an effort to bolster the bullpen. Almost immediately upon his arrival, Nicasio started […] St. Louis Cardinals: The Juan Nicasio loophole to benefit the Cardinals - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 12, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Official Redbird Rants podcast episode 26

Join the Redbird Rants podcast crew for another LIVE episode where we talk everything and anything St. Louis Cardinals. Tonight we are excited to bring you episode 26 of the Official Redbird Rants Podcast. After a fantastic road trip and a sweep of the Pirates at home, the St. Louis Cardinals begin a crucial week […] St. Louis Cardinals: Official Redbird Rants podcast episode 26 - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 11, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: The Curious Case of Luke Voit

The late-round pick has shattered expectations in the minors this season with a .327/.407/.565 line over 307 plate appearances in Memphis this year. However, he has only managed a .245 average for the St. Louis Cardinals thus far and consistently sits behind  Jose Martinez, who will reportedly workout at first base over the summer. Admittedly, it […] St. Louis Cardinals: The Curious Case of Luke Voit - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 11, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: The make or break week is here

September is here and the St. Louis Cardinals have life. Can they continue that push and secure themselves a playoff spot? We may know after the outcomes of this week. Here we are again. The St. Louis Cardinals find themselves within striking distance of a playoff spot after an impressive stretch of winning. This isn’t […] St. Louis Cardinals: The make or break week is here - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 11, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Cards sweep Pirates, keep pace with Brewers and Rockies

The St. Louis Cardinals completed a three-game sweep of the Pirates on Sunday to keep pace with the surging Milwaukee Brewers and resilient Rockies. On opening week for the NFL, Major League Baseball looked to stay relevant in the minds of fans with a good weekend. Boy, MLB, and the St. Louis Cardinals, did not disappoint. Some […] St. Louis Cardinals: Cards sweep Pirates, keep pace with Brewers and Rockies - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 11, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Why Adam Wainwright should not rejoin starting rotation

The St. Louis Cardinals decided to go younger with their team, including the starting pitching staff. Adam Wainwright is a shell of what he once was and needs to stay on the bench. The St. Louis Cardinals starting pitching has had its ups and downs in the 2017 season. They rode a great wave early in […] St. Louis Cardinals: Why Adam Wainwright should not rejoin starting rotation - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 10, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Juan Nicasio’s success offers intrigue for Cards

The newly acquired relief pitcher found success over his last two appearances for the St. Louis Cardinals. His success offers a few question though. Make it two for two in save appearances for the newly acquired Juan Nicasio for the St. Louis Cardinals. On Friday, Nicasio came into the game to finish off a 4-1 […] St. Louis Cardinals: Juan Nicasio’s success offers intrigue for Cards - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 9, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Cards should welcome a “hurricane” this offseason

The St. Louis Cardinals have promised that their overstocked outfield will lead directly to a busy offseason. This stockpile should allow them to pick up a major piece from Miami. As of the writing of this piece, the St. Louis Cardinals are awaiting their Saturday night game and the state of Florida is awaiting the […] St. Louis Cardinals: Cards should welcome a “hurricane” this offseason - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 8, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: It all comes down to the division

The St. Louis Cardinals have twenty-to games left in the season. Those twenty-two games are against division opponents. While the St. Louis Cardinals were unable to complete the sweep of the San Diego Padres, the team did finish off an impressive 7-3 road trip. Even then, you could argue the Cardinals should have easily been […] St. Louis Cardinals: It all comes down to the division - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 7, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: 125 tournament, regional semi-finals

The St. Louis Cardinals are a massive piece of baseball lore. 2017 marks the 125th year of the Cardinals existence and contain a treasure trove of great moments. 125 years of St. Louis Cardinals baseball is a wonderful thing. To celebrate, Redbird Rants is thrilled to join our brothers and sisters through the United Cardinals […] St. Louis Cardinals: 125 tournament, regional semi-finals - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 7, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Redbird Rants official podcast episode 25

Join the Redbird Rants podcast crew for another LIVE episode where we talk everything and anything St. Louis Cardinals. Tonight we hit the quarter-century mark in podcast shows. We are excited to bring you the twenty-fifth installment of the show LIVE via our friends via BlogTalkRadio.com. Remember, we have gone back to our old format […] St. Louis Cardinals: Redbird Rants official podcast episode 25 - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 7, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Playoff update, Cards inch closer to Wild Card

The St. Louis Cardinals’ four-game win streak has them closer to a playoff spot with twenty-three games to go. Don’t look now, but the St. Louis Cardinals are picking up steam heading into the final twenty-three games of the season. Winners of four consecutive, the Cardinals suddenly find themselves in the hunt once again for […] St. Louis Cardinals: Playoff update, Cards inch closer to Wild Card - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 6, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Cards add veteran right-handed pitcher

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they collected veteran right-handed pitcher, Juan Nicasio via trade. Despite his becoming ineligible for postseason play, the St. Louis Cardinals welcomed Juan Nicasio to the fold today. News was released a little after noon on Wednesday that the veteran would be joining the Cardinals from the Phillies in […] St. Louis Cardinals: Cards add veteran right-handed pitcher - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 6, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals: Kolten Wong headed back to St. Louis

St. Louis Cardinals’ second baseman heads back to St. Louis on Tuesday for further medical evaluation. Jennifer Langosch of MLB.com broke the news that St. Louis Cardinals‘ second baseman, Kolten Wong, went back to St. Louis on Tuesday. Wong, who sat out the opener of this series with a bad back, is just a handful […] St. Louis Cardinals: Kolten Wong headed back to St. Louis - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More