Re: More talent: Reds or Cardinals?
Originally Posted by MikeThierry
I've been on record here saying that the bullpen will cost them the division. That's before the recent moves they have made though. Adding Mujica as the closer and bringing up two studs including Carlos Martinez has really solidified the pen. Rosenthal has been pitching great as of late. The Cardinals didn't wait until July to fix their pen like they did the previous two years. If they were going to stick with the group they had, I would agree with you but the paradigm shifted when they brought in more talented pitchers.
What's the outlook on Motte's health? Do you see Mujica as a long term solution there, or is it worth auditioning one of the live arm youngsters?
I may not be fast, but I sure am slow.