Originally Posted by Magdal
He's not a numbers guy? He benched Berkman yesterday because he had a bad record vs. the Brews' starter, and presumably to get rookie Matt Carpenter some playing time. Carpenter wore the collar. He was the only Card w/o a hit in the blowout.
I don't know what Matheney is thinking today.
Berkman has a hand issue...but he says it's a non issue and talked himself into the line up today.