Over the last week, the Cardinals have made two moves that have locked up and solidified the left side of the infield for years to come.
Frank Pulli, a veteran umpire for the National League before the leagues converged their umpires into one group, passed away August 28th in Florida due to complications with Parkinson’s Disease.
Once again, the battle for I-70 is about to get underway. However, this season, it’s going Hatfield’s and McCoy’s style, as the week will be literally a trek up and down the highway for one of the few back-to-back “natural rival” home-and-home interleague series.
To settle my excitement about the 2012 MLB Season down a bit, I decided to lay out a few predictions about what might happen next year.