1:07 AM EDT, Tue June 19, 2018
8 hours ago

St. Louis Cardinals: Four more draft picks have signed

The St. Louis Cardinals have come to terms with four more selections from the 2018 draft. This brings the signing total up to 32 of the players taken by the team. Today’s group of St. Louis Cardinals signees contains two pitchers, a lefty and a righty, along with two hitters. Each of the four are […] St. Louis Cardinals: Four more draft picks have signed - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
9 hours ago

St. Louis Cardinals: Flaherty leads charge as Birds avoid sweep

In a game that was starved for offense until late, there were many aspects for the St. Louis Cardinals that shaped the complexion of game 3 against the Chicago Cubs. The bad, the good, & my takeaway from a relief that was a St. Louis Cardinals Winner on Sunday night: The Bad: For the Cardinals specifically, the […] St. Louis Cardinals: Flaherty leads charge as Birds avoid sweep - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
10 hours ago

St. Louis Cardinals: The Cardinals’ reprieve is just a few walks away

Walks have been a huge problem for the St. Louis Cardinals, both offensively and defensively. The Cardinals need to improve their control of walks on both sides of the ball to begin to rebound from their latest struggles and compete. First off, some of you might think it’s not that big of a deal, considering […] St. Louis Cardinals: The Cardinals’ reprieve is just a few walks away - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 17, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: A Father’s Day interview with DeJong’s dad

The St. Louis Cardinals have announced that their injured shortstop is on his way back and I was lucky enough to interview his father (after having interviewed his mother) for Father’s Day. The St. Louis Cardinals announced yesterday that Paul DeJong was hitting off a tee after suffering a fractured left hand. This is really, […] St. Louis Cardinals: A Father’s Day interview with DeJong’s dad - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 17, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Father/Son duos in Redbirds history

The St. Louis Cardinals have had several different fathers and sons both left the mark with the team. On a day that celebrates fathers, it seems only right that we pay tribute to the generations of families that have brought their talents to the St. Louis Cardinals. Some of them graced a Redbird uniform, and […] St. Louis Cardinals: Father/Son duos in Redbirds history - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 16, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Coaches on notice reap no results

The St. Louis Cardinals made coaching changes in the middle of the season in 2017 and put “everyone” on notice. Did it do any good if it is repeating this season as well? The St. Louis Cardinals have a coaching problem. There is simply no way to skirt this issue even though the front office […] St. Louis Cardinals: Coaches on notice reap no results - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 16, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Delvin Perez’s drop on the prospect list

St. Louis Cardinals infield prospect Delvin Perez dropped 14 spots on the top prospect list. He ended 2017 as number six, but checks in at number 20 this season. That would usually signify a fairly large drop in potential, but that might not necessarily true. There have been some setbacks in his development, and that […] St. Louis Cardinals: Delvin Perez’s drop on the prospect list - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 16, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Memphis is having more fun than the Cardinals

The Memphis Redbirds are out-performing the St. Louis Cardinals and are clearly having more fun. The St. Louis Cardinals have a problem: they aren’t winning, aren’t hitting, aren’t pitching, and aren’t having fun (clearly). Okay, so those are more than one problem. To make matters worse, the AAA team seems to be experiencing the exact […] St. Louis Cardinals: Memphis is having more fun than the Cardinals - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 16, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Brett Cecil could really help the bullpen

The St. Louis Cardinals spent a lot of money on Brett Cecil, and he is not living up to the paycheck. While he has been bad, there is good news. He could help the bullpen in a big way. Despite how he is throwing this year, he be a reliable arm. He has collected ten […] St. Louis Cardinals: Brett Cecil could really help the bullpen - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 15, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Four roster moves made ahead of series versus Cubs

Right before a weekend series against the Cubs, the St. Louis Cardinals make four roster moves. 1) Matt Bowman activated from DL Good news Jordan Hicks, Mike Matheny’s favorite reliever is back which means you can rest that arm of yours a bit more in the St. Louis Cardinals‘ bullpen. Matt Bowman has had a […] St. Louis Cardinals: Four roster moves made ahead of series versus Cubs - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 15, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: All-Star voting; MLB, minors, and minor ballpark

The St. Louis Cardinals may not have players in real contention for the MLB All-Star game but their AAA team does and they need fans’ help. The St. Louis Cardinals usually have a few players up for consideration for the All-Star game that takes place every season. Yadier Molina is usually a shoe-in for a […] St. Louis Cardinals: All-Star voting; MLB, minors, and minor ballpark - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 15, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Could the Pirates be a trade partner?

Recent reports have stated that the Pittsburgh Pirates could quickly turn into sellers if they don’t turn things around quickly. Could a trade between them and the St. Louis Cardinals make sense for both? Jon Morosi recently tweeted that the Pittsburgh Pirates are likely to make veteran players available on the trade market. Francisco Cervelli, Ivan […] St. Louis Cardinals: Could the Pirates be a trade partner? - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 15, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Trade, release, or keep Luke Gregerson?

Luke Gregerson’s knee surgery adds to the St. Louis Cardinals continuing bullpen woes.  Should the Cardinals trade, release or keep the veteran right-handed reliever? Luke Gregerson underwent arthroscopic knee surgery on Monday to repair a torn meniscus in his knee and will miss four to six weeks of St. Louis Cardinals baseball. Thus far, in 2018, […] St. Louis Cardinals: Trade, release, or keep Luke Gregerson? - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 15, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Jason Motte takes on a new role

Former St. Louis Cardinals reliever Jason Motte is taking on a new role off of the baseball field with the University of Memphis. His official title will be Baseball Director Of Player Development with the Tigers. Jason Motte spent six seasons with the St. Louis Cardinals, racking up 54 saves and an FIP of 3.55. After […] St. Louis Cardinals: Jason Motte takes on a new role - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 15, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Trade deadline strategy options

The St. Louis Cardinals have a plethora of trade value in their minor league system and with this wealth comes options with how to spend it. How will it shake out? The St. Louis Cardinals, in short, are loaded with young talent in the minor leagues. They seemingly have enough outfielders to stock the minor […] St. Louis Cardinals: Trade deadline strategy options - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More