4. Steering clear of the injury bug
Everybody reading this please pause to perform your most effective superstitious ritual so that we can keep the baseball gods happy, and our Cardinals healthy.
Thanks for that.
While last year’s performance in terms of playing time lost to injury was admirable, I’d rather go ahead and try and attack this thing as close to full strength as we can.
No, the past does not necessarily predict the future, but it seems like there are more guys with significant injury history on the Cards’ roster than not.
Here’s to each and every one of those guys staying on the field and turning in productive 2016 campaigns.
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