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  1. Do the St. Louis Cardinals have the payroll flexibility necessary to sign Jason Heyward long term?Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Viva El Birdos

    ... by tendering a player a contract for the following year. This offseason, the Cardinals elected to non-tender Daniel Descalso , making him a free agent able to sign with any club. If a team and player are going year to year during his ...

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  2. The Other 15: Middle infield depth editionRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Viva El Birdos

    ... was what Mozeliak did with the middle infield bench situation, which also produced negative fWAR in 2014. Daniel Descalso, Mark Ellis, Greg Garcia, and Pete Kozma combined for 428 PA's last season and produced -0.1 fWAR, and while few teams in ...

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  3. St Louis Cardinals: will the offense improve?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Isportsweb.com

    ... upgrades. Does it all add up to a return to being an elite offense in 2015? No need to cover the losses, as Daniel Descalso, AJ Pierzynski and Mark Ellis are the only significant losses on offense. Ellis and Descalso provided infield depth, but ...

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  4. Cardinals eye consistency from double-play duoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... Holliday with an .800 OPS and 75 RBIs. 9/26/14: Jhonny Peralta drills a single into center field, scoring Daniel Descalso from second to give the Cardinals a 7-6 lead in the 10th "This year will hopefully be better for me because now I know the ...

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  5. Reynolds likely slotted for bench role, hopes to lift Cards home run numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... is] certainly a different face and approach." Last year's bench names included Peter Bourjos, Oscar Taveras, Daniel Descalso, Mark Ellis and, in limited time, Randal Grichuk. That platoon of players accounted for 12 home runs. None of those options ...

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  6. How have the deals with Lance Lynn, Peter Bourjos, and Tony Cruz...Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | Viva El Birdos

    ... a team will decide not to tender a contract to a player by the deadline to do so, as was the case with Daniel Descalso. Usually, though, MLB clubs do tender contracts because of the relatively low salary a player is likely to earn via salary ...

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  7. Review of my 2014 "Most Important Statistic" for Royals and CardinalsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | Viva El Birdos

    ... That being said he was really good at 2B defensively, I'll give him that. This unfortunate circumstance left Daniel Descalso to do the heavy lifting on the left side of the field. Boo. At shortstop, I wanted STL's Jhonny Peralta to post at least a ...

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  8. How much power will Kolten Wong hit for in 2015?Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Viva El Birdos

    ... being particularly beneficial to lefthanded hitters (just look at the Double-A numbers for Colby Rasmus , Daniel Descalso , Matt Adams , Oscar Taveras , and James Ramsey ). In 2012, the Texas League-wide ISO was .133 to Wong's .119. Wong went from ...

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  9. Jason Motte needs your financial adviceRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Viva El Birdos

    ... fWAR (-0.7). Naturally then, the Cubs guaranteed Jason Motte $4.5 million for 2015. Another former Cardinal, Daniel Descalso , has never been known for his bat, or his defense really. For Descalso, 2014 was pretty much a recurrence of everything ...

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  10. Where have the Cardinal free agents goneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Examiner.com

    ... his mechanics. The Red Sox believe they can get him back to his 2012-2013 pitching. On the hitting side, Daniel Descalso had been one of the mainstays of the bench for the last few years; he was non-tendered on December 2, after the Cardinals picked ...

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  11. Nationals closer Drew Storen has a lot to prove in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... Storen prodeeded to walk the next two batters to load the bases, before allowing a game-tying single to Daniel Descalso . The Cardinals then took the lead on a single by Pete Kozma , and eventually won the game by a score of 9-7, ending the ...

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  12. What Cardinal farmhand will have the biggest impact on the 2015 St. Louis Cardinals?Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... relievers in the organization's high minors (more on that in a minute). Given what the Cardinals got from Daniel Descalso , Pete Kozma (0.9 zWAR for 2015, mostly on defense), and Mark Ellis a year ago, Kelly and Anna represent a significant upgrade. ...

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  13. Everth Cabrera Should Interest St. Louis CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... of. However, the Cardinals do not have much in the way of backups. The club relied mainly on Mark Ellis and Daniel Descalso as their reserve infielders in 2014, but Descalso has since signed with the Colorado Rockies and Ellis was so poor in 2014 ...

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  14. Ringolsby: Rox taking measured approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... win three of the last five World Series. And the Rockies? Well, they signed free-agent utility infielder Daniel Descalso and added a couple Minor League arms. They also lost free-agent right fielder Michael Cuddyer to the Mets, reliever Matt Belisle ...

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  15. Why might the St. Louis Cardinals be interested in signing a free agent infielder?Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... to create depth and options? The Cardinals did the same thing entering 2011. Rather than relying on rookie Daniel Descalso as the club's utility infielder on the bench, Mozeliak signed veteran free agent Nick Punto to a one-year contract. Of course, ...

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  16. Bridich taking measured approach to offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Colorado Rockies

    ... win three of the last five World Series. And the Rockies? Well, they signed free-agent utility infielder Daniel Descalso and added a couple Minor League arms. They also lost free-agent right fielder Michael Cuddyer to the Mets, reliever Matt Belisle ...

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  17. Playoff veteran Daniel Descalso brings depth, flexibility to Rockies' infieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Daily Camera

    A building block to a better ballclub? That's how the Rockies see the acquisition of versatile, veteran infielder Daniel Descalso, a savvy player who the Rockies say provides needed depth and flexibility to their lineup. "We're trying to get the right type of guys involved here, and that's a big reason why we're bringing Daniel in," manager Walt Weiss said.

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  18. Cards won't retain any free agentsRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    ... future performance, the Cardinals weren't willing to allocate that sort of money to their former closer. Daniel Descalso and Shane Robinson were late entries into the free-agent market, both becoming available after the Cardinals opted not to go ...

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  19. Things to know about most recent MLB movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Republic

    ... out 3-10 with a 5.01 ERA. FILE - In this Aug. 20, 2014, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Daniel Descalso, left, is unable to turn a double play after making an out against Cincinnati Reds' Ramon Santiago during the fifth inning of a ...

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  20. Descalso signs with ColoradoRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The first big league signing of Jeff Bridich's tenure as general manager of the Colorado Rockies was far more sensible than splashy. The Rockies needed a versatile infielder, and so they added Daniel Descalso with a $3.6 million, two-year contract Tuesday.

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