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Brian Walton's news and commentary on the St. Louis Cardinals (TM) and their minor league system

Tag archive for ‘blown saves’

Should MLB players and social media mix?

Can professional athletes and fans get too close to one another for their own good?

Cardinals offense not helping overcome blown saves

The St. Louis Cardinals are blowing ninth-inning leads at a record pace, but aren’t receiving any help via offensive comebacks.

Blown Saves, Inc.: Franklin, Thornton and Marshall

St. Louis Cardinals closer Ryan Franklin joins select company in having blown four save opportunities in his team’s first 16 games.

Cardinals crush classy closers

The St. Louis Cardinals have fared very well against elite closers recently

Breaking down the Cards bullpen

Early performance of the 2009 St. Louis Cardinals relievers compared to the 2008 version and the rest of the National League.

Franklin’s blown saves – joke or no joke?

2008 St. Louis Cardinals closer Ryan Franklin defends his record. He probably should have just kept quiet.