Originally Posted by medford
How many games did the Cards win last season? I ask because I have trouble seeing them top that total. I'm guessing about 85? 85 wins likely won't win this division. Their starting rotatin is signifanctly worse w/o Waino, and their defense is worse despite being sub-par last season. Berkman may be an upgrade offensively, but I have my doubts as well.
None the less, love your optomisim, with out, why would anyone be a fan?
They won 86, if I recall. And I'm with you. Add on the fact they don't have a 6 WAR pitcher like Waino, along with a below average defense? I'm just not seeing it this year for the Cards.