The Cubs affiliates lost three games by one run and fell in the other on a three-run triple in the 8th. Chris Rusin, Joel Pineiro, Felix Pena and Juan Paniagua all had solid outing on the mound. The DSL Cubs won their season opener.
While the Phillies have one of the best rotations in baseball, it never hurts to have a little insurance. That's the driving force behind the move to sign veteran Joel Pineiro to a minor league deal.
January 18, 2012
St. Louis to receive four extra picks in the 2010 draft if three players who declined arbitration offers do not return. Brian Walton explains where those picks should fall and why.
December 7, 2009
The St. Louis Cardinals offered arbitration to three free agents, Matt Holliday, Joel Pineiro and Mark DeRosa and passed on doing so to Troy Glaus.
December 1, 2009
Potential draft pick compensation for the four eligible Cardinals free agents is forecasted.
November 14, 2009