The Royals finally crawled back to around .500, but they still have a lackluster offense.
Game 5 of the NLCS did not go quite as planned for the St. Louis Cardinals, though that should not have been much of a surprise as the game unfolded. The Redbirds now head back to San Francisco to face the Giants in Game 6 Sunday evening.
The six-hour, 19-inning marathon that took place on Sunday was just another kink in the chain that is the 2012 St. Louis Cardinals’ season.
By now I’m sure just about every Kansas City Royals fan has heard about Danny Parkins’ interview* with David Glass on the first day of All Star Weekend.
The St. Louis Cardinals entered the 2012 season with a potent, yet aging, offense that was prone to injuries.
Defensive maestro Yadier Molina has quietly put together his finest offensive season.
It will not take a break out year from the young man, but consistency from his position can give the Cardinals the edge they need for 2011.