what else is going on in baseball...
- Here is a look at the 2014 postseason schedule. - Hardball Talk
- And here is how all the divisional races are shaping up. - Erik Berg
- Gabe Kapler writes about how teams can properly put using statistical analysis in to practice. - Just a bit outside
- Bruce and Brett Bochy make history with Bruce being the first manager to call in his son from the bullpen. Pretty cool. - Hardball Talk; MLB Fancave
- Speaking of father and son, I still find this way cool.
24 years ago today, The Kid went back-to-back with his pop. http://t.co/UkFBthVuVt— MLB GIFS (@MLBGIFs) September 14, 2014
- Should lefties get special bonus points? - Fangraphs
- Jose Abreu ties a White Sox rookie record. - Hardball Talk
- A quick look at the playoff picture. - 120 Sports
- Stanton looks to avoid surgery, but his return this season appears to be a long shot. - MLB
- Clayton Kershaw reaches nineteen wins. - MLB
what the cardinals are up to...
- In the wake of Giancarlo Stanton's scary hit by pitch, Mike Matheny is called upon to reflect on his own infamous experience, face protection, and throwing "up and in". - MLB; STL Baseball Weekly
- Mike Matheny discusses pausing Michael Wacha's rehab (with audio). - STL Baseball Weekly
- This just needed to be displayed:
Last night @CespedesBBQ called Matt Carpenter a "boring player" and I nearly ripped his face off.— Drew Silva (@drewsilv) September 13, 2014
- This is an excellent article by Derrick Goold about Jhonny Peralta making good on his fresh start with the Cards. - STLToday
KNOW THINE ENEMY...
the nl central
- Mat Latos is most likely shut down for the season. - Hardball Talk
- The Pirates turn a triple play. - MLB
Worshington Nationals 85 63 .574 - Los Angeles Dodgers 85 64 .570 0.5 St. Louis Cardinals 83 67 .553 3.0 San Francisco Giants 82 67 .550 3.5 Pittsburgh Pirates 79 70 .530 6.0 Milwaukee Brewers 78 72 .520 7.5 Atlanta Braves 75 74 .503 10.0
the milwaukee brewers
- Hank the Ball Dog! - Cut4
- Jon Heyman, the same man who wrote the article claiming Jhonny Peralta was a top five free agent bust, freaks out on Twitter about Mike Fiers. - Brew Crew Ball
- Here is the fallout from that incident. - Brew Crew Ball
- Fink will hit you up with a preview tomorrow, so be tuned for that!
|Friday, September 12||Rockies||1||Cardinals||5||VEB Recap||PR Recap|
|Saturday, September 13||Rockies||4||Cardinals||5||VEB Recap||PR Recap|
|Sunday, September 14||Rockies||1||Cardinals||4||VEB Recap||PR Recap|
Today is an off day, but tomorrow the Cardinals look to put more ground between themselves and the rest of the central as the face divisional foe, Milwaukee. Lance Lynn takes on Wily Peralta tomorrow at 7:15pm.
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