I have the flu courtesy of a filthy nine-month old who hasn't even apologized so this will be a short one. But if you felt the need to completely ignore VEB yesterday this is what you missed:
Ankiel, Martinez, Reyes
Joe Schwarz wrote about three of the biggest pitching prospects the Cardinals have had in the last 20 years. It's a good read if you weren't already excited about Alex Reyes.
I have to remind myself every so often that Jack Clark only played three seasons with the Cardinals, most likely because he was an integral member to two great teams. Here are some words I wrote about this wonderful 1987 season.
Best Fan In Baseball
It's this guy and no one's in the mood to argue.
Cardinals vs. Phillies
The Cardinals finished their series with the Phillies and took three of four thanks to another fine daytime pitching effort from Jaime Garcia. Here's the game thread and here's the recap. And here are some fine highlights:
#Crushed: https://t.co/RaHJh2rFdB https://t.co/1lZwBynkeJ— MLB (@MLB) May 5, 2016
Run, Run, Run... Dive. NICE! #STLCards pic.twitter.com/kNVqWfdaeG— St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) May 5, 2016
Down on the Farm
And here's what's going on with some of our prospects. Have a great weekend, everyone.