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Cardinals News and Notes: Matt Carpenter adjustments, Mathenaging, Redbirds win PCL, podcast

Monday’s stories

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Here’s a look back at Monday’s stories:

Matt Carpenter’s injury adjustment - Having recently admitted to having a shoulder injury, Ben Markham highlighted how Matt Carpenter’s contact rates and plate approach have been affected.

Mike Matheny’s terrible bullpen strategy: a vignette - With several notable mistakes in Sunday’s series finale with the Cubs, Pegasus broke down the poor job Mike Matheny has done managing the team’s bullpen.

Memphis Redbirds win Pacific Coast League Title, will face Durham Bulls in Triple-A Championship - I recapped how the Redbirds won the PCL title and previewed the Triple-A National Championship Game against the Bulls.

The Redbirds are Champions! - A Hunt and Peck - Lil_scooter’s daily link post congratulated the Memphis Redbirds, the 2017 PCL champs!

VEB Podcast #98: The Gang avoids actually discussing the Cardinals - With the Cardinals’ postseason hopes withered, John and Heather shifted their main vocal points elsewhere in the latest Viva El Birdos podcast.

That does it for Monday! Check back Tuesday for more.