Matt Adams being back with the Cardinals has led to some existential thinking, which seems odd.
A reflection on the good.
Double switching can be confusing, so I have written a primer on it just for you...
For many Cardinals fans, Opening Day felt like the same old song on repeat.
Matheny discusses how today’s players use data.
The playoffs have exposed some bullpen management problems that we’ve already seen from Mike Matheny
A look at all managers shows Mike Matheny to be the worst in baseball at replacing starters this year.
In a must-win game, Matheny showed us why we think he’s so bad at this
Understanding strengths and weaknesses of players is important
This isn’t a new problem, and the bullpen isn’t helping, either.
Playing under Mike Matheny was both the best and worst thing to ever happen to the former Cardinal
The instability of the Cardinals’ bullpen calls new-age wisdom of when to conserve your closer into question
Alex Reyes was removed from his first MLB start one out away from qualifying for the pitching win. Was this the right move, and how does it compare with Mike Matheny’s track record?
Mike Matheny’s poor strategy
Recent trials in center field for Stephen Piscotty and Kolten Wong reveal very different approaches to handling the position.
The pitcher win and the save are arbitrary statistics. They should not inform managerial decisions, but they do.