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Apr 10, 2021

St. Louis Cardinals: Kwang-hyun Kim is close to returning

The St. Louis Cardinals are one step closer to having Kwang-hyun Kim return, as he is scheduled to make a full start in a simulated game on Sunday. The return of Kwang-hyun Kim might be near. Kim recently threw a simulated game and the reports from the game were positive. He threw five innings and […] St. Louis Cardinals: Kwang-hyun Kim is close to returning - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 9, 2021

Cardinals: Nolan Arenado has first-career curtain call in home opener

Nolan Arenado has been in a St. Louis Cardinals uniform for a week. The early returns are incredibly promising, as evidenced on Thursday night. It only took one game at Busch Stadium for Nolan Arenado to have his first moment with the St. Louis Cardinals. With the game tied at 1, and Drew Rasmussen on […] Cardinals: Nolan Arenado has first-career curtain call in home opener - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 9, 2021

How Kolten Wong likely going on IL impacts Cardinals, Brewers

The Brewers are likely to be without Kolten Wong, as the prized second baseman will head to the IL with an oblique injury. Kolten Wong stood at the plate at Busch Stadium and began to cry. Moments earlier, he had been addressed by the in-game announcer and received a standing ovation from St. Louis Cardinals […] How Kolten Wong likely going on IL impacts Cardinals, Brewers - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 8, 2021

Cardinals: Kolten Wong makes his return to Busch Stadium

Former Cardinals 2B Kolten Wong is making his long awaited return to Busch Stadium, this time as an opponent with the Milwaukee Brewers. Corbin Burnes vs. Nolan Arenado and Paul Goldschmidt. The St. Louis Cardinals’ bullpen against Christian Yelich and the Milwaukee Brewers lineup. Adam Wainwright making perhaps his final home opener start at Busch […] Cardinals: Kolten Wong makes his return to Busch Stadium - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 8, 2021

Cardinals face biggest test yet in matchup against Brewers

The Brewers will be the Cardinals’ biggest test to date. The St. Louis Cardinals opened their season on the road against the Cincinnati Reds and Miami Marlins. Both teams have talent and are by no means a pushover. But Thursday begins their first true test of the regular season — a three-game series against the […] Cardinals face biggest test yet in matchup against Brewers - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 7, 2021

How the Cardinals bullpen showing it can be one of baseball’s best

The Cardinals bullpen is pretty, pretty good. One of the first things that the higher ups in the St. Louis Cardinals organization pointed to this spring was the bullpen. President of baseball operations John Mozeliak and manager Mike Shildt considered it perhaps the team’s biggest strength. Through the first week of the season, it has […] How the Cardinals bullpen showing it can be one of baseball’s best - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 6, 2021

St. Louis Cardinals News: Kim throwing simulated game Tuesday

The St. Louis Cardinals may be getting closer to getting their pitching staff back to full strength, as left-handed starter Kwang-hyun Kim is scheduled to throw in a simulated game on Tuesday, according to the Associated Press. Kim is not expected to be able to return until late April, at the earliest, but this simulated […] St. Louis Cardinals News: Kim throwing simulated game Tuesday - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 6, 2021

St. Louis Cardinals: Nolan Arenado loving his teammates, but still adjusting

Nolan Arenado is used to playing in the NL West, but has already began adjusting to life in the NL Central with the St. Louis Cardinals. When the St. Louis Cardinals acquired Nolan Arenado, the expectation was that he would immediately dazzle teammates. He has not disappointed. But the admiration has been reciprocated. Specifically, All-Star […] St. Louis Cardinals: Nolan Arenado loving his teammates, but still adjusting - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 5, 2021

Cardinals, Reds players receive fines and suspensions after kerfuffle

Nick Castellanos was suspended and many Cincinnati Reds and St. Louis Cardinals players were fined after Saturday’s incident. Major League Baseball handed out punishments for the Cincinnati Reds and St. Louis Cardinals kerfuffle on Saturday. They were rather, uh, interesting. Reds outfielder Nick Castellanos was suspended two games and fined an undisclosed amount for his […] Cardinals, Reds players receive fines and suspensions after kerfuffle - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 5, 2021

Cardinals: Jordan Hicks impresses in his return after two-year absence

Jordan Hicks returned for the St. Louis Cardinals, and promptly threw a clean 1-2-3 inning after being involved in kerfuffle. Jordan Hicks made his regular season debut on Sunday. Thankfully for both him and the St. Louis Cardinals, it looked nothing like his spring training debut. It had been almost two years since Hicks was […] Cardinals: Jordan Hicks impresses in his return after two-year absence - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 3, 2021

Cardinals: Dylan Carlson primed to be in Rookie of the Year conversation

Don’t look now, but Cardinals outfielder Dylan Carlson appears primed to be in the National League Rookie of the Year conversation. It is early. Let’s get that out of the way. But from the way he looks and sounds, St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Dylan Carlson appears primed to be a prominent name in the National […] Cardinals: Dylan Carlson primed to be in Rookie of the Year conversation - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 2, 2021

Alex Reyes will be the St. Louis Cardinals’ primary closer

The rise of Alex Reyes continues. It became increasingly clear during spring training that Alex Reyes would play a prominent role in the St. Louis Cardinals bullpen. Reyes entered the season unsure if he would be in the rotation or bullpen, but quickly realized he would be a reliever. Then president of baseball operations John […] Alex Reyes will be the St. Louis Cardinals’ primary closer - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 2, 2021

Cardinals: Yadier Molina sets another MLB record on Opening Day

It’s only Opening Day, and Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is setting another MLB record. Yadier Molina is one of the most dependable catchers in baseball history. That is pretty well-established. But when you put it into context, his run of sustained high-end play becomes even more impressive. Molina made his 17th consecutive Opening Day start […] Cardinals: Yadier Molina sets another MLB record on Opening Day - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 31, 2021

St. Louis Cardinals: A lot is riding on Edman at the top of the lineup

Perhaps the St. Louis Cardinals’ biggest question, at least on offense, is how Tommy Edman will do replacing Kolten Wong at second base and atop the lineup. So far, Edman appears to be up to the test. He led the team in hitting in spring training with 17 hits and a .378 batting average. His […] St. Louis Cardinals: A lot is riding on Edman at the top of the lineup - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 31, 2021

St. Louis Cardinals: Jack Flaherty honors Brock, Gibson with cleats

Jack Flaherty is the St. Louis Cardinals’ Opening Day starting pitcher, and he will be wearing cleats to honor multiple team legends. He revealed on Instagram that he will be sporting a pair of new cleats to honor Lou Brock and Bob Gibson, two Cardinals Hall of Famers who passed away in 2020. The cleats, […] St. Louis Cardinals: Jack Flaherty honors Brock, Gibson with cleats - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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