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Does Matheny need a new bench coach?

One of the things we covered Wednesday night on our podcast was whether Mike Matheny could be a good playoff manager as he currently is, or whether he needs a mentor/guru/tactician on his bench to help him do better in the playoffs. 493 more words

Examining the end of the Cardinals' 2014 season

Three years in, the best thing that can be said about the Post-Tony La Russa Cardinals is that they always give themselves a chance as a contender late in the playoffs.  413 more words

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Not a Good Start to the Offseason

You know, just when you think you know something, the universe has a way of showing you that all is not what it seems.  I got schooled in that fact yesterday when Mike Matheny and John Mozeliak held a press conference to discuss the 2014 season and plans for the offseason and 2015 season.  511 more words


Jon Jay To Undergo Wrist Surgery

ST. LOUIS (AP) -€” Jon Jay will undergo left wrist surgery later this week, the lone major medical issue facing the St. Louis Cardinals coming off a fourth straight NL Championship Series. 568 more words


Cardinals Clutch Hitting Woes More Damaging Than Shaky Bullpen

It’s easy to say that St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny’s usage of his bullpen was the main reason that the his team lost in just five games to the San Francisco Giants in the National League Championship Series. 1,111 more words

NLCS Pregame

Robb Nen

Hunter Pence and Bruce Bochy

Nicki and Tim Bluhm

James Hetfield, Lou Seal and Robert Trujillo

Robb Nen and Sergio Romo

Sergio Romo, Dave Dravecky, Jeffrey Leonard… 40 more words

Hunter Pence

The End of a Love and a Season

I decided to wait before I wrote a post about the end of the Cardinals’ season.  I was very angry, and when I am angry I tend to say things that I later wish I hadn’t.  1,866 more words