Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Redbirds win 4-2, head to Cincinnati after 7-2 homestand
Wild throw allowed winning run to score
Cards ace blanks Diamondbacks, 5-0
Brian O’Nora did not return, & a fellow ump had to take over calling balls & strikes
Retired Cardinals manager to head up baseball operations for Arizona
Hall of Fame manager to become chief baseball officer for NL West club.
Injuries mean opportunities. Diamondbacks’ Archie Bradley could land a spot in the starting rotation.
Scott Van Slyke has home run, double as Dodgers top D-Backs, 3-1 in Australia.
Former Cards pitching coach will be a pitching consultant & special assistant to Arizona GM