Jack Flaherty

St. Louis Cardinals #22 - Starting Pitcher

  • Born: 10/15/95
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6'4"
  • Weight: 225
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Saturday SOC: Fowler, Mozeliak’s Budget Wizardry, & Jake Odorizzi


Some Stream-of-Consciousness analysis of the Cardinals’ recent moves, including Dexter Fowler, an update on the budget, and why the Cardinals are serious about pursuing Jake Odorizzi.

The Cardinals Starting Pitching Depth May Get Tested in 2021


After trading Austin Gomber to the Rockies, the Cardinals will need somebody to step up when an injury happens.

Transaction Analysis 1/30: Cards Add Certainty to Rotation by Re-signing Wainwright


The Cards announced the following transaction yesterday: 1/29/21: Re-signed RHP Adam Wainwright to a 1-year, $8 million contract. 40-man roster at 38. The last two contracts Wainwright signed were...

Evaluating Mike Maddux’s Impact


Mike Maddux is entering year four. Pitching remains the heart and soul of the Cardinals’ roster. How has Maddux done? How do we evaluate his coaching performance?

What to Expect from Kwang-Hyun Kim in 2021


Kim’s 2020 stats are not as encouraging as you think.

Why haven’t the Cubs signed this guy yet, Part 1: Carlos Rodon


Seriously, this would be a perfect fit.

The State of the Franchise


A big picture look at the Cardinals between seasons

Alex Reyes as a Starter: Balancing Ks, BBs, & HRs


Alex Reyes was spectacular in 2020. Can he translate that to the rotation in 2020? Yes. If he finds the right balance of rate stats.

What would a Jack Flaherty extension look like?


I try to come up with a couple of different extensions that won’t happen

Schwarber to the Nats, per reports


Kyle Schwarber and the Washington Nationals have reportedly agreed to terms on a 1 year, $10 million deal

If January is the New December, are moves coming?


A Saturday stream of consciousness on the Cardinals’ unwillingness to make moves this winter and Jeff Jones’ instruction to me to "work on believing it."