I’m going to say something which may ruffle some feathers. Salvador Perez is a little overrated.
Although short-sighted analysis would have suggested otherwise, St. Louis Cardinals centerfielder Jon Jay and third baseman David Freese weren’t going to struggle at the plate forever.
After a strong start to 2013, the Kansas City Royals ended last week losing a three in a row to the injury plagued New York Yankees.
Entering the season, one of the easy strengths for the Cardinals was the bullpen. However, what’s gold doesn’t always glitter, and the bullpen has been remarkably dull in the early season, and already has the team searching for new answers on a daily basis.
The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that shortstop Rafael Furcal would require Tommy John surgery, ending his season before it starts.