September 16, 2010

Cubs sweep up Cards season

The Chicago Cubs came into Busch Stadium with what was left of their experienced roster and a bunch of youngsters and swept up the hapless Redbirds, all but ending and hopes Cardinal Nation has for a playoff spot.

Next encounter with frustration: the San Diego Padres are in town for a series in which Ryan Ludwick may well prove to Cardinals' management just what a bad move it was to trade away a potential spark to the sluggish St. Louis offense.