Baseball is in the air. The first pitch is history. Now, it’s an all-out race to October.
With a potent and lethal lineup, a starting five featuring Adam Wainwright and a stout bullpen full of power arms, expectations are high for the Cardinals in 2013.
The Cardinals find themselves in a good predicament; their core players—Adam Wainwright, Yadier Molina, Allen Craig, Matt Holliday and Jason Motte—remain in tact for years to come. Down on the farm, young birds—Oscar Taveras, Carlos Martinez, Kolten Wong, Michael Wacha and Carson Kelly—are beginning to spread their wings.
As the first week of the season continues to fly by, I’ll provide you with a bold prediction for every player on the Cardinals 25-man roster.