There’s been more home runs than usual this year, and we want to know why! Also: historic youthful breakout, and much more.
MLB News and Rumors
Check in for some news from around the current (Reds, Pirates, Cardinals) and former (Astros) NL Central teams.
Adam Wainwright’s return was supposed to stabilize the Cardinals rotation, but hasn’t found his groove yet.
With the draft approaching, punishing tied to it may not be possible.
I know. A rumor post in April. This is nuts. But there are things to discuss!
It’s hard to be shocked by these things anymore, but it’s still very surprising.
Aledmys Diaz is potentially going to break some records, because of course. Also: lots of top prospects coming, and a top arm coming back.
The analytics groups in front offices around baseball continue to explode.
Carlos Carrasco is going to be out for a while. Byron Buxton is not in the majors anymore. The Cardinals have a breakout star. Naturally.
Rafael Palmeiro’s rise an fall makes for an incredible read. Cardinals fans probably didn’t racially taunt, Harper’s ridiculous, Oh is on a record pace, more.
Jaime Garcia has been so very good again, Jung-Ho Kang is coming back, Matt Harvey is struggling, and much more.
So far, it’s been a rocky start for the Cardinals’ ace. And they’ll soon face the Cubs. Also, today’s a special anniversary.
The Cardinals have lost another pitcher. The Red Sox might not mind losing a third baseman. Much more.