Nine Innings/Questions on the Cardinals
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This is a continuation of our series of articles where I ask fellow bloggers from the Baseball Bloggers Alliance (BBA) 9 innings worth of questions about their team. The goal is to do this for as many teams as possible (all 30 would be ideal) a few times a season. This one is a pre-All Star edition, then a post-All Star edition, another down the stretch (towards the end of the season) and then either a playoffs edition or off season edition or both!
So, without further ado …
- How are the (your team name here)’s offseason acquisitions working out so far? Any concerns?
The Cardinals didn’t make a huge splash in the offseason, as you well know. Most of their activity then was watching players such as John Lackey and Jason Heyward leave while falling short of retaining Heyward or bringing in David Price. The most significant acquisition was Mike Leake, who signed a five-year, $80 million deal with the club.
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