Lackey rebounds

Another one run victory for the Cardinals.  This has become the new normal for the club.  At home, anyway.  The question yet to be answered: Can the Cardinals win a 2-1 game away from Busch Stadium?

You have to give the Cardinals credit, they are doing all this with a bullpen that is a mess and a very little offense.  That is putting it politely.  Scoring runs is still the issue.  Matheny is…

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Wainwright and Holliday are enough

Wainwright and Holliday are enough

After the disaster of the road trip to Cincinnati, the Cards had a stress free 5-1 victory over the Rockies.  Adam Wainwright went a strong 8 innings.  Matt Holliday hit a 3 run homer in the first inning, game over.

Mike Matheny made a couple of good line-up changes that paid off.  Randal Grichuk started in right field and hit second in the line-up.  It paid off with Grichuk scoring 2 runs. …

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Streaks come to an end

Streaks come to an end

The Cardinals did not put up much of a fight and the six game winning streak came to an end with a 6-2 loss to the Brewers.  The loss is significant from the stand point that it gives the Brewers hope.  It cut the Cards divisional lead to 3 games.  It is a shame that the Cards could not deal the Brewers a season ending death-blow.

The game might have been saved in the 3rd inning with 1 out…

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Cardinals win season high sixth straight game

Cardinals win season high sixth straight game

The Cardinals hang on for a 3-2 win over the Brewers.  That’s a season high 6 game winning streak.  Impressive.  The Brewers have now lost 9 games in a row.  Thank you very much.  Bernie the Brewer started drinking after the 3rd loss and has remained drunk ever since.  Bernie is now on suicide watch.

The Cardinals now sit a season high 14 games over .500.  Better.  The Cardinals now have a 81%…

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