Randal Grichuk started the year so poorly that he earned a demotion. Now, his production is fueling the Cardinals midseason comeback. For the second consecutive season, the Cardinals sent Randal Grichuk to the minors. He was supposed to be a big piece of the outfield again this year, but it didn't
With Dexter Fowler returning from the disabled list, Stephen Piscotty was sent down to AAA. Do not confuse demotion with disappointment. Coming into the year, the Cardinals had high expectations for Stephen Piscotty. He was 25 years old, had just received a sizable extension, and was coming off two good seasons.
It wasn't a huge surprise, but the Cardinals did nothing at yesterday's trade deadline. Meanwhile, the rest of the division was active. As the trade deadline approached, the Cardinals were in no position to make any major moves. The rumor mill said nothing about the Cardinals big names. The Cardinals trade
The Cardinals stuck with Trevor Rosenthal after the former closer's nightmare 2016 season, and it has paid off. Trevor Rosenthal went through the worst season of his career in 2016, and it wasn't clear that he could bounce back. Rosenthal always had control problems, but last year he walked a career