ESPN 'Baseball Tonight' analysts: Cardinals-Rangers rematch in 2012 World Series unlikely

Analysts Curt Schilling, John Kruk and Karl Ravech discussed the 2012 season in a conference call. They don't expect to see the St. Louis Cardinals back in the World Series after losing Albert Pujols and Tony La Russa.
by Mel Bracht Published: March 29, 2012
Advertisement
;

Host Karl Ravech: I would say that conservatively the Cardinals may be the fifth-best team in the National League, and the Rangers could be anywhere between the third- and sixth- best team in the American League. Given the fact that the Cardinals came out of nowhere last year, I think predictions as far as their preseason goes, relative to injuries and trades, are almost impossible. But I would doubt either of those teams get to the World Series this year based on this discussion.

by Mel Bracht
Copy Editor, Sports Media
Mel Bracht is a copy editor on the presentation desk and also covers sports media. A 1978 graduate of Indiana University, Bracht has been a print journalist for 34 years. He started his career as sports editor of the Rensselaer (Ind.) Republican...
+ show more


Trending Now


AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    OU football: New Washington Redskins punter Tress Way had same mascot at Tulsa Union
  2. 2
    Big Labor: Eat only 'union-made' for Labor Day BBQ
  3. 3
    Former RedHawks interim manager Tom Lawless to manage Houston Astros after Bo Porter fired
  4. 4
    Tulsa WR Keevan Lucas named Amercian Football Conference Offensive Player of the Week
  5. 5
    Rick Perry takes back tweet
+ show more