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The emergence of the sinker for Carlos Martinez

Six days ago, ESPN’s Buster Olney published a piece titled, “Vote: Nastiest pitch in baseball?” Surprisingly, no pitch from Carlos Martinez’s repertoire was included in Olney’s poll. For those unwilling ...
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What should we make of Kolten Wong?

Photo Credit: @cardinalsgifs In his age 26 season, Kolten Wong is finally breaking out offensively. As of this writing, his 118 wRC+ would be a career high by 22 points ...
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Tyler Lyons has been one of MLB’s best relievers

Since my tweet declaring that Tyler Lyons wasn’t good, the 29-year-old lefty has been one of the league’s very best relievers. Beginning on July 7th, Lyons has faced a total of 33 ...
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St. Louis Cardinals Yadier Molina

Yadier Molina and the art of pitch framing

Yadier Molina has made plenty of headlines lately. First, after manager Mike Matheny implied Molina looked tired, we got this Instagram post. A few days later, Yadi took to Instagram ...
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Matt Carpenter St. Louis Cardinals

Matt Carpenter can really only hit leadoff

Since the start of 2013, Matt Carpenter has been the St. Louis Cardinals best hitter. His 132 wRC+ through August 2nd is 1% better than Carlos Beltran was in his ...
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How the fastball powers Lance Lynn

The non-waiver trade deadline has passed, and Lance Lynn is still a member of the St. Louis Cardinals. Since 2012, Lynn has proven to be a valuable pitcher, but as a rental, ...
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Carlos Martinez St. Louis Cardinals

What’s behind Carlos Martinez first inning struggles?

In their first game after the non-trade deadline, the Cardinals turned to number one Carlos Martinez. He got off to a rough start before settling in, giving up three runs ...
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