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Ben Humphrey

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They'd better send Carlos Martinez.
Commented on Cardinals at Padres Recap: Big trade precedes must needed win on Jul 31 2014, 10:48p - 3 replies
Stick him in LF with the Green Monster behind him and his defense ought to improve quite a bit.
Commented on Breaking News: Cardinals deal Allen Craig and Joe Kelly to Boston for John Lackey on Jul 31 2014, 7:21p
St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: After acquiring Justin Masterson, the Cards might not be done trading?
Posted on Jul 31 2014, 11:00a
Yes, they are.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals trade deadline quandary: To trade or not to trade? on Jul 31 2014, 8:32a
I'm still optimistic that we can make the postseason.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals trade deadline quandary: To trade or not to trade? on Jul 30 2014, 6:35p - 1 reply
I fixed the banner so it links to Lil' Scooter's post.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals trade deadline quandary: To trade or not to trade? on Jul 30 2014, 6:23p
The joys of writing a post the night before that will be published at 1:00 p.m. CT on Trade Deadline Eve.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals trade deadline quandary: To trade or not to trade? on Jul 30 2014, 6:22p
St. Louis Cardinals trade deadline quandary: To trade or not to trade?
Posted on Jul 30 2014, 2:00p
If Hamels were on a two-year contract.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Cole Hamels on Jul 29 2014, 7:21p
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Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Cole Hamels on Jul 29 2014, 7:17p - 1 reply
Also,
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Cole Hamels on Jul 29 2014, 7:09p - 1 reply
The Punto Trade between the Dodgers and Red Sox is probably the closest we've gotten to that.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: A look at the contracts of some of the Cards' potential pitcher trade targets on Jul 29 2014, 7:02p - 1 reply
If Colon were on a one-year deal, he'd be a nice fit.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: A look at the contracts of some of the Cards' potential pitcher trade targets on Jul 29 2014, 7:01p
The Cards were in 1st place by a few games at last year's trade deadline.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: A look at the contracts of some of the Cards' potential pitcher trade targets on Jul 29 2014, 6:59p - 3 replies
St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: A look at the contracts of some of the Cards' potential pitcher trade targets
Posted on Jul 29 2014, 11:00a
Jayson Stark had some info on Hamel's in yesterday's Rumblings & Grumblings.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Cole Hamels on Jul 29 2014, 9:27a - 1 reply
Why do we need a time machine when we already have
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: In a jumbled postseason race, a trade could make all the difference on Jul 28 2014, 9:34a
St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: In a jumbled postseason race, a trade could make all the difference
Posted on Jul 28 2014, 9:00a
St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: Redbirds hone in on starting pitching
Posted on Jul 25 2014, 9:00a
Why are you nearly certain fWAR overrates defense and base running?
Commented on Oscar Taveras, the lineup card, & player development on Jul 24 2014, 7:13p - 1 reply
Remember when the Cards traded for Theriot so he could be the straw that stirs the drink?
Commented on Oscar Taveras, the lineup card, & player development on Jul 24 2014, 2:18p - 1 reply
Oscar Taveras, the lineup card, & player development
Posted on Jul 24 2014, 11:16a
Every MLBer relies on in-game remedial work every game.
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 8:01p
Please explain how any conclusion drawn from 84 PAs has meaning.
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 8:00p
When will Taveras see MLB pitching in non-game situations?
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 4:33p - 2 replies
Ramsey's career NCAA numbers are head and shoulders above Schumaker's.
Commented on Future Redbirds Top 20 St. Louis Cardinals Prospects: Mid-Season Review, #1-10 on Jul 22 2014, 10:50a - 3 replies
Lee pitched (badly) for the Phillies last night.
Commented on Future Redbirds Top 20 St. Louis Cardinals Prospects: Mid-Season Review, #1-10 on Jul 22 2014, 10:46a - 1 reply
FWIW, this quote is from Goold's opening day preview article:
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Prospects: A firsthand analysis of Rob Kaminsky, Peoria Chiefs on Jul 21 2014, 3:37p - 2 replies
Viva El Run Fundraising for Cardinals Care 6K:
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 12:39p
Interesting.
Commented on Future Redbirds Top 20 Prospects: Mid-Season Review, 11-20 on Jul 19 2014, 12:29p - 1 reply
Even if he needs 200 or so PAs like so many rookies do (e.g., Mike Trout),
Commented on Future Redbirds Top 20 Prospects: Mid-Season Review, 11-20 on Jul 19 2014, 11:53a - 1 reply
I'm already injured.
Commented on Viva El Run! Viva El Fund-Raising! An Update. on Jul 17 2014, 3:38p - 1 reply
St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Who is the Redbirds' mystery trade target?
Posted on Jul 16 2014, 2:00p
for No
Voted on Jul 16 2014, 11:07a
#Smoke
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Mid-Season Minor League Awards on Jul 15 2014, 10:26a
You would, too, if you were the guitarist from a grunge band standing next to the bassist from some shitty pop-punk band.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Mid-Season Minor League Awards on Jul 15 2014, 9:29a - 1 reply
Waiting?
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Cliff Lee on Jul 14 2014, 12:35p - 1 reply
"The Assignment Window,"
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Cliff Lee on Jul 14 2014, 11:45a
You should read more MLB trade gossip.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Cliff Lee on Jul 14 2014, 11:44a - 1 reply
Kolten Wong is going streaking
Posted on Jul 13 2014, 10:06a
Aren't 4th starters inherently not very good?
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 2:18p - 1 reply
I thought it was a good signing, too.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 2:17p - 1 reply
They just placed Schumaker on the 7-day DL because of a concussion.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 1:27p - 3 replies
I don't know about Extra Innings, but I believe MLB.tv drops its price mid-season.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 1:04p
Man, that front office sure did run the franchise into the ground.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 11:46a - 1 reply
And is a good baserunner.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 11:40a
DeRosa was a free agent at the end of 2009 on a mid-level deal he signed to be Cleveland's utility guy, IIRC.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 11:39a - 1 reply
If Mark DeRosa had been owed two years and $20MM, yeah.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 11:34a - 1 reply
Age, money, and years make Prado completely undesirable, IMO.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 11:33a - 1 reply
I don't know about that.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Perspectives: The Minor Moves on Jul 12 2014, 11:33a - 1 reply
That's not at all what he's saying.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Will the front office admit a mistake by making a trade? on Jul 10 2014, 5:03p
Just pointing out how few PAs Craig had at the time.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Will the front office admit a mistake by making a trade? on Jul 10 2014, 3:18p
His LD rate and correspondingly low BABIP.
Commented on St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Will the front office admit a mistake by making a trade? on Jul 10 2014, 3:16p - 2 replies
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