Wacha-Wright? Repackaging for the stretch run

Michael Wacha’s back and forth season has now taken a new turn, as it comes full circle to where his pro career began – the bullpen. Yet, the future of the starting rotation could be one of the brightest parts of the end of the game as well, and do so in a familiar fashion.

St. Louis Cardinals need more Joe Kelly, less Mitchell Boggs

The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-1 Friday, but they had to survive another bad performance from reliever Mitchell Boggs while Joe Kelly once again proved he should be used more often.

Cardinals Pitching Forced to Evolve Post-Carpenter

The future in regards to competitive baseball is not looking too promising for Chris Carpenter. How does this impact each of the potential young candidates for the 2013 pitching staff?

Understanding McClellan, reliever only

Not choosing Kyle McClellan to spot start may be due to more than just his appearance on the trade block this winter.

What Cliff Lee Trade Means To The Rest Of The League

Cliff Lee is off the table. Effectively, this lowered the price the Cards will have to pay and raised the price of the Royals trade chips. Not bad for two teams that did not make a move.