He’s behind enough guys that he’s definitely not getting a chance before he gets at least half a season of AAA performance. And if that opportunity arrives in July, well the Cards seem more likely to try and trade for an elite starting pitcher (like Tyler Glasnow) than promote from within. It’s certainly possible he gets MLB starts, that would not surprise me, but he’s on this list for future bullpen work.
Posted: January 30, 2023, 2:00 pm
Torry Holt had a Hall of Fame career. So, he’s a Hall of Famer, right? Well, welcome to the infuriating reality that is the Pro Football Hall of Fame, where they so often tell legends they can’t get in each year that it puts the “cant” in Canton.
Posted: January 30, 2023, 12:00 pm
Jan. 30—The competition was heated. Students in the welding program at the Golden Isles College and Career Academy crowded around the worktable Friday as one of their peers tried to out-weld an unlikely opponent. Across the table, St. Louis Cardinals pitcher and Glynn Academy alumnus Adam Wainwright held the torch. The competition followed a check presentation with Wainwright, who donated …
Posted: January 30, 2023, 10:16 am
SLU lost five games last season after leading at some time by at least 10 points. The Billikens are one of fewer than 50 teams in the country that has lost six or more such games in the last two seasons, according to Ken Pomeroy at KenPom.com. Overall, the Billikens have seen 13 leads of 10 or more points disappear in their last 48 games.
Posted: January 30, 2023, 1:30 am
Letters to the editor.
Posted: January 29, 2023, 10:30 pm
So let’s dive into every player who has finished in the 90th percentile in both whiff rate and chase rate and see if we can derive whether or not Brendan Donovan can sustain his production. And, then, let’s dive a little further and see what he can do to make himself an even better hitter. Here are the 7 other hitters who finished 90th percentile or better in chase rate and whiff rate: 2022 90/90 Club You’ll notice that in 2022, 6 of the 8 player on this list finished as above average hitters wh…
Posted: January 29, 2023, 2:00 pm
His favorite team is … Illinois. If he could attend any one sporting event in person, it would be …
Posted: January 29, 2023, 11:00 am
The National Baseball Hall of Fame gained a single new member on Tuesday night. Scott Rolen, the eight-time Gold Glove winner at third base, made it in narrowly with 76.3% of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America’s vote. This was Rolen’s sixth year on the ballot, and he finally made the push across the 75% threshold needed for election, getting in by a slim five-vote margin.
Posted: January 29, 2023, 9:50 am
“It’s one thing facing them and one thing catching them — which is totally different. That’s why I want to be in spring training,” the Cardinals catcher said.
Posted: January 27, 2023, 2:00 pm
A Peoria home was been heavily damaged after a fire broke out near 75th and Peoria avenues overnight. FOX 10’s Danielle Miller has the latest.
Posted: January 27, 2023, 1:12 pm
As he pulled his hands back, lifted his left foot up, and readied to whip his bat forward, the sensation Paul DeJong felt this past season was not a swing he could trust. He hovered there more on the verge of a trust fall. Maybe this would be the time something caught him and stopped his tumble.
Posted: January 27, 2023, 1:22 am
He is the first to play for Japan in the WBC who qualifies because of his ancestry. Japan announced its first 12 members earlier this month, including the Los Angeles Angels’ Shohei Ohtani, San Diego Padres pitcher Yu Darvish and Chicago Cubs outfielder Seiya Suzuki. Nootbaar said a few weeks ago at a Cardinals event in St. Louis that he does not speak Japanese but is working on it with his mother, Kumi Enokida.
Posted: January 26, 2023, 11:09 am
Folsom: Fun at the Cardinals Winter Warm-Up
Posted: January 26, 2023, 6:30 am
Jan. 25—I was given the opportunity to cover the Cardinals Caravan in 2018 as a student at Missouri Southern State University. That was my last spring on campus before graduating in the fall of ’18. Now, as I’ve gotten more and more opportunities here at the Globe, I was able to cover it again this year. I have a few takeaways from this year’s event. The first thing might just be that I …
Posted: January 26, 2023, 4:59 am
Former Chicago Cubs broadcaster Chip Caray will reportedly become the new TV play-by-play voice of the St. Louis Cardinals.
Posted: January 24, 2023, 12:18 am