Archive for 'NL Central'

Adam Wainwright Needs Tommy John Surgey; Done for Season

Yesterday, St. Louis Cardinals Ace, Adam Wainwright, was flown back to St. Louis to examine a “significant injury” to his elbow. The rhetoric of the coaches and management was gloomy at best. After seeking a second [...]

2011 MLB Team Previews | St. Louis Cardinals

The Cards would have been the odds on favorite to win the central this season. Regardless of Albert Pujols’ ongoing contract dispute he will be in a Cardinals uniform on opening day and for the rest [...]

2011 MLB Team Previews | Cincinnati Reds

Cincinnati finally turned things around in 2010, winning the NL Central. However, they were unfortunate enough to get matched up against the streaking Phillies in the first round of the playoffs and were quickly eliminated. They [...]

2011 MLB Team Previews | Milwaukee Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers went for broke this off-season, mortgaging some substantial prospects for Zach Greinke and Shawn Marcum. These Additions, paired with Yovanni Gallardo and Randy Wolf, should propel the Brewers towards the top of the [...]

2011 MLB Team Previews | Chicago Cubs

The Cubs made some nice moves in the off-season adding Matt Garza and Carlos Pena in an attempt to strengthen their club. While the Cubs are probably a tier below Cincinnati, St. Louis, and Milwaukee in [...]

2011 MLB Team Previews | Houston Astros

There are no two ways about it; the Astros are currently in the middle of a major rebuilding process. The trades of franchise players Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt last season jumpstarted this process, but there [...]

2011 MLB Previews | Pittsburgh Pirates

The Pirates will probably be the Pirates we have come to know over the last decade once again this year. The good news is though, they have finally started to develop some talent. Andrew McCutchen is [...]

Brandon Phillips and the Cincinnati Reds Have Our Attention

The Cincinnati Reds have surpassed most expectations thus far. They were leading the NL Central Division. All Star Joey Votto is an MVP candidate. All Star Brandon Phillips is having another outstanding season. These two are the [...]

Milwaukee Brewers | What to do With Trevor Hoffman?

Why am I even writing an article here?  Let’s be honest with ourselves.  That picture of Trevor Hoffman is more entertaining than any words I could put on paper.  I could write anything here, and nobody [...]

Our Lovable Losers | Overview of The 2010 Chicago Cubs

  It’s been a rough start to 2010 for our Cubs as they have yet to get themselves above .500.  The main concern early this year has been the bullpen issues. It’s gotten so bad, in [...]