Tim Cooney still undefeated [Cardinals 9, Phillies 3]

Cards WIN

The Cardinals secured a win in the first start filled because of the loss of Adam Wainwright. The starter was Tim Cooney, making his major league debut and it wasn’t pretty. His first inning was ok, he worked around 2 singles. In the second inning he walked the leadoff man and he scored […]

Martinez goes 3-0, Bourjos goes 2-4 [Cardinals 5, Phillies 2]

Cards WIN

After Michael Wacha struggled last night I was afraid Carlos Martinez might have some problems of his own, but he pitched an all around solid 6 innings, other than allowing 3 walks and is now 3-0 on the season. Peter Bourjos got a start and had 2 hits including a triple and an […]

Offense breaks out and Cards score 11 [Cardinals 11, Phillies 5]

Cards WIN

Apparently the Cardinals finally heeded my calls for a 10 run game. A lot of those runs were needed as well, since Michael Wacha wasn’t terribly sharp. Everybody hit aside from Jhonny Peralta, although nobody hit any home runs. And we had a huge change in the lineup with Jon Jay leading off […]

With Wainwright’s achilles officially torn, Cardinals lose second in a row [Phillies 4, Cardinals 1]

Cards Lose

Facing Cole Hamels, who they would love to have pitching for them but probably can’t afford, the Cardinals managed 5 hits and a meager offensive output while losing to the Phillies. The Cardinals were actually leading 1-0 most of the game until John Lackey gave up 3 runs in the seventh inning. It […]