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Statcast introduces Outs Above Average; how do the Cardinals rank?

Photo Credit: @cardinalsgifs On Thursday, Statcast unveiled a new defensive metric: outs above average. Essentially, they use catch probability to determine the “expected” number of plays the average outfielder would have made given set of opportunities, and compare it to how many plays that given outfielder actually made. It’s really a

St. Louis Cardinals Top Prospects: 1-10

Photo Credit: @cardinalsgifs In part two of my St. Louis Cardinals top prospects series, we focus on the top 10. The cupboard of the farm system has been bare since the likes of Trevor Rosenthal, Matt Adams, Matt Carpenter, Michael Wacha, and more have had major league successes. It took a

The Cardinals and Harrison Bader are at a crossroads

Photo Credit: @cardinalsgifs Four St. Louis Cardinals offensive prospects have made their major league debuts in 2017, Paul DeJong, Magneuris Sierra, Luke Voit, and Alex Mejia. Harrison Bader has had to watch three of them exit the Memphis Redbirds' clubhouse for greener pastures and has kept hitting. For the Cardinals, a