Allen Craig

St. Louis Cardinals #21 - Right Field

  • Born: 07/18/84
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 210
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Allen Craig's trouble getting the ball in the air

Despite a very good 2013, there were concerns about Allen Craig in 2014 after seeing a power drop last year and ending the regular season injured. He has done nothing to limit those concerns this season, suffering the worst slump of his career.

Cards extend John Mozielak

The Cardinals have signed their general manager John Mozielak to a two-year extension, pushing the end of his contract back to 2018. Will we have figured out what the Cardinals Way means by then?

St. Louis Cardinals Organization Discussion

Discussing the future of the prospect-rich Cardinals farm system.

*A look at the Cards' RISP & bases-empty splits

The flip side of the Cardinals' 2013 success with runners in scoring position is how poorly the club hit with the bases empty.

Allen Craig hitting analysis

Allen Craig is known as a "professional hitter" or the "Amazing Whacker Guy," but how in-depth have people looked at his numbers over his career? We take an in-depth look here, including heat maps versus lefties and righties.

Cards' trigger too quick on demoting Taveras

The Cardinals might have pulled the trigger early in optioning top prospect Oscar Taveras to minor-league camp.

*Revisiting the Westbrook-Ludwick trade

Analyzing the short-term and long-term effects of the 2010 trade.

Rival GMs think Red Sox will re-sign Lester

If the recent history of Lester's agents is any indication, he'll be staying in Boston.

Knowledge Nest: SLG vs. ISO & Craig's Power Outage

Allen Craig's power-hitting fell off significantly from 2012 to 2013, turning the Cardinals cleanup man into a singles hitter.

*2014 VEB Projection Results: Allen Craig

I'll give you one guess as to what stat VEB most outguessed the projections systems. It wasn't PAs, where VEB was below two of them (though Oliver projects 600 for all players). It wasn't runs or...

2014 Viva el Birdos Projections: Allen Craig

A note from bgh: This is the second in an ongoing series of posts in which we are asking the VEB community for their projections of how Cardinals players will perform in 2014. The more community...

Is Nate Jones the Bizarro Allen Craig?

Allen Craig is patron saint of performing with runners in scoring position, but who is his polar opposite?

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