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Keeping Perspective With Mark Reynolds Deal

The Cardinals pulled their first fish out of this year’s free agent waters on Thursday, by inking first baseman Mark Reynolds. Reynolds adds more right-handed power to a bench that struggled to find a consistent source of productive depth over the last few years behind its front eight.

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Remembering Burwell For The Man He Was….And Is

Journalist and television personality Bryan Burwell died on Thursday, But his impact on this young writer will more than stand the test of time.

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St. Louis Cardinals Still Don’t Need A High-Priced Starting Pitcher After Shelby Miller Trade

The St. Louis Cardinals might have less pitching since trading Shelby Miller, but that doesn’t mean they need a high-priced replacement.

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Prioritizing The Cardinals’ Holiday Shopping List

Black Friday is quickly approaching, which sits as the unofficial start to the Christmas buying season, but for the Cardinals, the seasonal shopping is well underway. With the addition of Jason Heyward and Jordan Walden, the St. Louis Cardinals have addressed two of their biggest outstanding needs in the young offseason already: an all-around upgrade […]

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Heyward Stands To Revitalize Link Among African-American Cardinal Fans

It is far from a secret that the glory days of there being a deep African-American population on Major League Baseball rosters have passed. Whether a renaissance is possible in a game that hit its lowest percentage of African-American players since the integration of the game in the late ’40s last year is tied to […]

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St. Louis Cardinals and Atlanta Braves Prove Both Sides Can Win a Trade

The St. Louis Cardinals needed certainty in the outfield. The Atlanta Braves needed a starting pitcher and depth in the minors.

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Heyward Deal Shows Winds Of Change Are Full Speed Ahead

It was clear that something had to be done to change the identity of the Cardinals this winter. The move to acquire Jason Heyward proves that the issue will be forced by all costs to improve the club.

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The Future Of The St. Louis Cardinals – Pitching

The St. Louis Cardinals have a healthy farm system despite the recent flow of prospects to the big leagues. Here’s a look at five offensive prospects.

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St. Louis Cardinals Spike Starting Rotation Intrigue With Jason Heyward Trade

The St. Louis Cardinals may have figured out their right field situation with the addition of Jason Heyward, but now the focus is on the rotation.

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St. Louis Cardinals & Atlanta Braves Trade Four

Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins will go to Atlanta in exchange for Jason Heyward and Jordan Walden.

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