I believe this is the year the Royals turn the corner. Or at least finish above .500.
When the St. Louis Cardinals started the season with an 11-5 record and a substantial lead in the NL Central, everything looked sunny in Baseball Heaven.
David Freese is Batman…but the Cardinals need him to stay healthy.
The Memphis Redbirds announced a roster move on April 25th, returning Andrew Brown to the active roster and placing struggling outfielder Daryl Jones on the disabled list.
After a 15 win season with a 3.78 earned run average, both career bests, the Cardinals decided to lock Lohse up in a contract through 2012.
With a slim 1 1/2 game lead, the Cardinals went on the road to play 2nd place New York in a 3 game weekend series. Tensions were high and the momentum gained from winning this series would propel one of the two teams into postseason.
The Cardinals are on a roll and look to continue their success, and their winning streak, against the Phillies