9/29 Recap: Still Alive

Pre-game: After a four game losing streak, the Cardinals find themselves in a must-win situation. When your back is against the wall, you focus on what you can control first, which is win one game. Then pray that the Giants help you by beating the Dodgers today and tomorrow to force a game 163. It's…

9/8 Recap: Tough Pill to Swallow

Pregame: The Brewers keep winning and the Cardinals are trying to keep up in the wild card race. The Dodgers and Diamondbacks are right on their heels. I'm eager to see a victory after a tough loss last night. The Tigers are celebrating their 1968 World Series title over the Cardinals by wearing throwback uniforms,…

8/25 Recap: Bullpen gets Rocked

Tonight we have more altitude, players weekend jerseys and nicknames. Facing former teammates is always fun. Let's play ball at Coors Field. Recap and game summary In the second inning, Kolten Wong came up limping after running out a ground ball. He was removed from the game with a left hamstring strain, the team announced. Greg…

7/28 Recap: The Fun Continues

Game summary: The Cardinals sent 10 men to the plate in the bottom of the first and scored 6 runs. The highlight was a grand slam by Marcell Ozuna, his first homer since June 16. That was a stretch of six weeks! Stats By STATS @StatsBySTATS Jose Quintana needed 51 pitches to get through the…

7/21 Game 1 Recap: Feast or Famine

Luke Weaver vs. Tyler Chatwood   FIRST INNING: Cubs take a 1-0 lead. Rizzo led off with a triple and scored on a fielder’s choice double play ball. Jesse Rogers @ESPNChiCubs With his lead off triple today, Anthony Rizzo is hitting .588 with a .667 OBP when he leads off a game for the Cubs in…

7/13 Recap – Ouch

Happy 36th Birthday to all-star catcher and future Hall of Famer, Yadier Molina! When I look at these two teams and think about who is trending in the right direction right now, I'd say it's the Reds. The managerial switch has been monumental for them. If you take out the Reds on the schedule, the…