Here is what went down yesterday at Viva El Birdos:
- The Cardinals missed their chance to trade Trevor Rosenthal: John discusses the Cardinals' decision not to trade Trevor Rosenthal in light of his season-ending injury.
- Inside Mike Leake's Falloff: I broke down Mike Leake's season and looked at what happened to his excellent start to 2017.
- DFR: Alcantara in Relief; Tewes, Shew Spin Gems: Nick has the scoop on the six Cardinals farmhands that took the field Wednesday.
- carlos martínez is makin' pancakes: Heather has the must see content that you truly must see.
- Here are yesterday's game thread and game recap, written by As You Van Slyke It.
Today in Birdos history: August 25th, 2005
A combined six hits and 13 total bases between Jim Edmonds and Albert Pujols backed seven strong frames from Matt Morris as the Cardinals moved to 81-47 with a 6-3 win at Pittsburgh. The victory was the 2,195th of Tony LaRussa’s managerial career, pushing him past Sparky Anderson for third place on the all-time list.
Have a good one,