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Cardinals News & Notes: Baserunning, Farm, a Trade, Fantasy, Character, and a Series with the Reds

Looking back at stories from the weekend

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Here is a look back at the stories posted on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday here at Viva El Birdos:

Bad baserunning - John LaRue wrote of the Cardinals’ poor base stealing of recent memory.

Fantasy - Tyler Kinzy provided an update on our weekly fantasy league.

DFR - Austin Ward recapped Thursday’s farm games, highlighted by Paul Balestrieri’s no-hitter.

There is more to a player than his playing - Lil_scooter wrote of some of the character issues we’re seeing in the game today.

Previewing the series with the Reds - I wrote about the weekend’s games before they were played.

Cardinals win 7-6 Friday - Jedd Gyorko’s base hit in the 10th inning drove in the game-winning run, and As You Van Slyke It had the details in the game recap.

Trade suggestion - Ben Clemens thinks Kolten Wong should be traded, and Ben thoroughly explained his reasoning behind the statement.

Birds win 6-4 on Saturday - VanHicklestein recapped Saturday’s victory, with Michael Wacha’s arm fueling another victory.

Weekly Farm Recap - Tanner Puckett covered the past week of Minor League action, featuring a no-hitter and a player who hit three home runs.

St. Louis loss Sunday’s series finale, 6-3 - Stlcardsfan4 had the details of Sunday’s loss, one where the Cardinals issued 11 walks - yeah, 11.

That wraps up our weekend postings. Check back for more coverage!