What to Expect From Jack Flaherty in 2018

Jack Flaherty Cardinals

The number 38 prospect in MLB Pipeline's most current rankings, Jack Flaherty seems to be MLB ready. Despite his starts last season, however, his future is still unclear. What can we expect from the former first rounder in 2018? With pitchers and catchers having just reported for Spring Training, it makes

The Case Against Signing Yu Darvish

Though many top-flight free agents are on the market this offseason, Yu Darvish may just be the most prominent. With powerful stuff and serious ace potential, are there any reasons to avoid this signing? As an opening sentiment, I fully recognize that Darvish has a seriously filthy arsenal of pitchers. When

Is Paul DeJong’s Success Sustainable?

Paul Dejong

As everyone knows, Paul DeJong has had a phenomenal, surprising rookie campaign for the Cardinals. While this is undeniable, what can we expect from DeJong moving forward? Beginning quite broadly, I have a fairly sobering thought for Cardinals fans everywhere. Throughout MLB history, countless rookies have have surprised their organizations with

What’s Next for Breyvic Valera?

Breyvic Valera

An extremely solid minor league player, Valera is nonetheless stuck behind the rejuvenated Kolten Wong. After a great season in AAA for the 25 year-old, what's next? Although most fans probably don't realize, the minor league season is near over. The end of the regular season for the Memphis Redbirds ends