St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals affiliates combine for 10 roster selections.
Shortstop was only one half of the uncertainty surrounding second base for the Cardinals during spring training.
The team will have a dugout full of bench players, of course, but recent injuries have suddenly taken a lot of talent that would be on the bench and put it into the starting lineup.
The St. Louis Cardinals have good, young pitchers, but they could also use an upgrade at shortstop.
It’s hard to imagine a Spring Training going much worse than 2012 has gone for the Kansas City Royals, so I thought I should offer up a little Kool Aid for a fan base that may be growing hesitant to partake.
Some experts suggest the defending champs’ lineup won’t match 2011 production
Cardinals Fans Waiting Patiently For The Team Open Up The Checkbook Again
A combination of thoughts on the Royals.
The team is energies and ready to give a playoff contending team all they can handle this weekend in Kansas City.
Joe Mather was claimed off waivers by the Atlanta Braves.