As I wrote last week in this space, everything was rainbow and lollipops in Cardinal Nation after such a fast start out of the gate, beating up on division foes.
Team hosts Springfield in first half of eight-game homestand, Two free tickets offered for each game
Again, the Cardinals have to win the games against the weaker opponents and prove that they are a superior team.
If the Cardinals want to keep Pujols on the back burner and the season in focus, they cannot lose the month of August.
If they are not winning, there is a greater possibility of injuries or other factors off the field at play. This team is far too good to lose the month of June.
May is a month the Cardinals need to dominate if they are to be taken seriously.