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brought to you by Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post Dispatch

Derrick Goold- March 10, 2020

Derrick Goold- March 10, 2020

Jack Flaherty starts the game today following a stellar outing by pitchers yesterday. Kim, Poncedeleon and Reyes all had great showings on Monday against the Twins. Derrick Goold says he had some batters just plain "uncomfortable" and odd swings were the result. We...

Derrick Goold- March 9, 2020

Derrick Goold- March 9, 2020

Pitching has been the story all spring and it certainly was over the weekend too. Just 10 hits allowed all weekend. Junior Fernandez has made a stake to be in the bullpen on opening day, possibly as the closer. We talk about Gomber and Poncedeleon as well. Goold talks...

Derrick Goold- March 6, 2020

Derrick Goold- March 6, 2020

We’re at around the half-way point of spring training and we take the opportunity this off day to talk the “state of camp” with Derrick Goold. In his opinion, pitching has been remarkable and the offense has been, well... different. That’s a good thing, he says, as...

Derrick Goold- March 5, 2020

Derrick Goold- March 5, 2020

Split squad for the Cardinals today. The game yesterday was interesting in terms of the players being mic'd up. We talk a lot today about the players, coaches and umpires being broadcasts during the games. It could be good for some and bad for others. Derrick thinks...

Derrick Goold- March 4, 2020

Derrick Goold- March 4, 2020

Dakota Hudson had an excellent start against Houston on Tuesday. Derrick Goold says his approach was not only the right way to handle the Astros, but pitching in general too. We also talk this morning about the incredible double play by Kolten Wong and Paul Dejong....

Derrick Goold- March 3, 2020

Derrick Goold- March 3, 2020

Derrick Goold give us injury updates and return timelines for Cabrera, Miller and Kim all whom were unexpectedly damaged on Monday. We also talk about Cecil’s better outing, the scouting report on Oviedo and Sosa plus Yadier Molina’s longevity. Listen here:

Derrick Goold- March 2, 2020

Derrick Goold- March 2, 2020

A lot of lefties to watch in today's game against the Minnesota Twins. Kim, Cecil, Brebbia and more will take the mound. We talk about them  here with Derrick Goold of stltoday.com. We also talk about Paul Dejong's huge weekend. Does Dylan Carlson actually have a...

Derrick Goold- February 28, 2020

Derrick Goold- February 28, 2020

Derrick caught up with Marcell Ozuna before the game yesterday against the Braves. Ozuna talked about the absence of attention from the Cardinals which left him no choice but to sign elsewhere. His time with the Cardinals seemed mired with inattention from the club....

Derrick Goold- February 27, 2020

Derrick Goold- February 27, 2020

Genesis Cabrera made an impressive start against the Astros and, as Derrick put it, he owned them. How was Cabrera different than last year? Are we seeing any clarity in the outfield decision? Justin Williams has been good at the plate but hasn’t thrown much from the...