6:47 AM EST, Sun November 18, 2018
11 hours ago

St. Louis Cardinals: Jedd Gyorko’s fate lies in a single glove

While there have been a great number of names mentioned that the St. Louis Cardinals should bring in, one name that many fans see on the way out is Jedd Gyorko. However, there’s one man and his glove, or lack thereof, that is getting in the way. Despite Jedd Gyorko still being on the roster, […] St. Louis Cardinals: Jedd Gyorko’s fate lies in a single glove - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
14 hours ago

St. Louis Cardinals: Will Nicholas Castellanos be traded to the Cardinals?

The offseason trade rumors continue.  Now, Bleacher Report is predicting that Detroit Tigers outfielder/third baseman Nicholas Castellanos will end up in a St. Louis Cardinals uniform next year.  Will it happen? St. Louis Cardinals fans have been inundated with rumors of trades and free agent signings since the end of the 2018 season. These rumors […] St. Louis Cardinals: Will Nicholas Castellanos be traded to the Cardinals? - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 15, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: The Joe Mauer and Yadier Molina debate

Joe Mauer announced his retirement recently, and thoughts on his Hall of Fame candidacy has stoked the fires of a major question in the St. Louis Cardinals community: how can you think Mauer is a Hall of Famer, but Yadier Molina isn’t? The biggest gripe that St. Louis Cardinals fans have with all of the […] St. Louis Cardinals: The Joe Mauer and Yadier Molina debate - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 15, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Backup catcher options for 2019

The St. Louis Cardinals will be looking for a backup catcher headed into 2019. Who could fill Francisco Pena’s role next season? As you may know, the St. Louis Cardinals outrighted backup catcher Francisco Pena to AAA Memphis, removing him from the 40-man roster. This means the Cardinals will now be looking for a backup catcher […] St. Louis Cardinals: Backup catcher options for 2019 - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 15, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals Rumors: Not sold on Josh Donaldson for the long haul

Besides the marquee names of this free agency period, Josh Donaldson is probably the most talked about free agent name for the St. Louis Cardinals to pursue. However, I for one am not sold on the idea of the Cardinals going after Donaldson. To clarify, I don’t want to see the St. Louis Cardinals sign […] St. Louis Cardinals Rumors: Not sold on Josh Donaldson for the long haul - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 14, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals Birds Nest: Seth Elledge staying focused

It’s July 27, 2017. Seth Elledge is ready for another day at the office with the Modesto Nuts. To his surprise, this day turned out a little differently, he learned that morning he had been traded to the St. Louis Cardinals. The public would not find out for a few hours. Meanwhile, Seth Elledge was […] St. Louis Cardinals Birds Nest: Seth Elledge staying focused - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 13, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: What is the right price for Bryce?

Bryce Harper is arguably the most coveted free agent ever, and the St. Louis Cardinals will be a major player for his services. With Scott Boras trying to break the bank for Harper, the question that still has to be asked by the Cardinals is this: What price is right for Bryce Harper? The big […] St. Louis Cardinals: What is the right price for Bryce? - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 13, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are just around the corner, so now is the time to take care of all the St. Louis Cardinals fans in your life. And we’re here to help with this gift guide. Before you know it, you’ll be swapping presents and guzzling egg nog. It’s just that time of year. Don’t let it […] St. Louis Cardinals Holiday Gift Guide - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 12, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: James Paxton is a dream fit for Cardinals

The St. Louis Cardinals should treat the rumors floating around that the Seattle Mariners are currently selling like a siren song, both beautiful and irresistible. There is a great deal of elite young talent stocked on the Mariners, but one in particular stands out as a perfect fit for the Cardinals. Simply put, James Paxton […] St. Louis Cardinals: James Paxton is a dream fit for Cardinals - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 9, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Listening to the mighty Bob Gibson

The St. Louis Cardinals legend of the 60’s and 70’s and arguably the greatest pitcher of all time turns 83 today. As many have before us, let us take a trip down memory lane and celebrate the career and the life of the unforgettable Bob Gibson. Bob Gibson was a pitcher larger than life, his […] St. Louis Cardinals: Listening to the mighty Bob Gibson - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 8, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: A look at Yadier Molina’s 2018 Platinum Glove resume

Yadier Molina was the only St. Louis Cardinals player who won a Gold Glove in 2018, which makes him the only one in the running for the Platinum Glove. He has already won four of the 7 NL Platinum Gloves, but did he play well enough to add a 5th to his collection in 2018? […] St. Louis Cardinals: A look at Yadier Molina’s 2018 Platinum Glove resume - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 8, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Rick Ankiel recovering from elbow surgery

Former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher and outfielder Rick Ankiel had his comeback effort slowed by elbow surgery. This is only significant to the St. Louis Cardinals because they were considering bringing him back. In fact, Derrick Goold writes there was a possibility for Rick Ankiel to get an invite to Spring Training in order to […] St. Louis Cardinals: Rick Ankiel recovering from elbow surgery - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 7, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Darn Josh Donaldson rumors continue

Those darn rumors of Josh Donaldson signing as a free agent with the St. Louis Cardinals won’t stop.  Now, three more baseball sites have Donaldson signing with Cards. MLB Trade Rumors, SI MLB and MLB.com have listed the St. Louis Cardinals as a likely destination for free agent third baseman Josh Donaldson.  The Cardinals and Donaldson were linked […] St. Louis Cardinals: Darn Josh Donaldson rumors continue - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 6, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: How bad was Kolten Wong’s GG snub?

St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong was clearly one of the best fielders in the league in 2018. and there’s no doubt he got snubbed. But now that the anger has subsided, we have to ask: how bad was it really? To answer the question, Yadier Molina should not have been the only St. […] St. Louis Cardinals: How bad was Kolten Wong’s GG snub? - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Nov 6, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Is now the time to trade Carlos Martinez?

The St. Louis Cardinals should have an open debate on who is the best starting pitcher on the team moving forward. There is a simple way to look at baseball with a “three strikes and you’re out” encompassing philosophy. The St. Louis Cardinals have now missed not one, not two, but three consecutive years of […] St. Louis Cardinals: Is now the time to trade Carlos Martinez? - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More