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With Major League Baseball's postseason inching closer to conclusion, the Hot Stove season is quickly approaching. The Cardinals continue to survey potential targets while building their offseason blueprint. As that work continues, let's take a look at another series of topics on your mind in this week's Inbox.
The Cardinals, who already have a search underway for a pitching coach and bullpen coach, will now also be looking to hire a new bench coach. After serving as Mike Matheny's bench coach for the past three seasons, David Bell has accepted the position of vice president of player development for the San Francisco Giants.
Vote for Tommy Pham and Carlos Martinez (Best Player-Fan Interaction) in the 2017 Esurance MLB Awards, baseball's ultimate honors.
Andrew Knizner, the Cardinals' No. 27 prospect, has been soaking up every opportunity to gain experience during the Arizona Fall League. The catcher hit two home runs and notched three RBIs in Friday's game against the Mesa Solar Sox
The Baseball Hall of Fame announced its finalists for the 2018 Ford C. Frick Award on Monday, with eight announcers in contention for one of the highest honors in baseball broadcasting.
The Cardinals' desire to retool their bullpen this winter has already led them to show interest in re-signing free-agent-to-be Juan Nicasio, who spent the final four weeks of the 2017 season with St. Louis. But could they also target another reliever soon to come off their 40-man roster?
Who do the Cardinals have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for St. Louis' Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
There has been little opportunity for Yadier Molina to rest since the Cardinals' season ended two weeks ago, as his time and energy have been spent traversing the streets of Puerto Rico to hand-deliver food, water and ice to residents recovering from Hurricane Maria.
Country music singer Kenny Chesney will bring his Trip Around The Sun Tour to St. Louis for a summertime concert at Busch Stadium in 2018, the Cardinals announced on Wednesday.
Andrew Knizner showed an ability to hit during his first pro season and has continued to impress in the early stages of the Arizona Fall League. The Cardinals' No. 27 prospect has always had a feel for hitting, and he proved it once again as he led Surprise to a 10-3 win over Peoria on Tuesday.
While the Cardinals will proceed into the offseason seeking to enhance their roster with impact additions, their winter work will also entail weighing the necessity and cost of certain subtractions. That's particularly true as it pertains to the organization's buildup of outfield depth, where too many options have muddied the outlook for 2018.
While postseason baseball continues elsewhere, I know fans of the Cardinals are already looking forward to 2018 and anticipating a busy offseason leading up to it. You can expect regular content on Cardinals.com related to the team's offseason work and frequent Inboxes in which I'll get to your pressing questions. We'll kick things off by grabbing a handful of questions from Twitter for this week's edition:
After a rough start to begin the Arizona Fall League, Sandy Alcantara was absolutely dominant on Monday. The Cardinals' No. 9 prospect was unhittable as Surprise topped Scottsdale, 9-8, in walk-off fashion at Surprise Stadium. Alcantara, who gave up three runs in two innings in his first start, walked one and fanned one over three scoreless frames.
Having missed the playoffs in consecutive years for just the second time this century, the Cardinals have a critical offseason ahead in which they'll seek to retool a roster that had too much redundancy and not enough stars.
Andrew Knizner has answered every challenge the Cardinals have placed in front of him thus far and hopes to do the so again while playing with the Surprise Saguaros in the Arizona Fall League.
A season lost provided perspective gained for Alex Reyes, who, after entering Spring Training ranked as baseball's top right-handed pitching prospect, learned that he'd be shut down for the year before ever throwing a pitch in camp.
While the MLB postseason was on hiatus due to Tuesday's National League Division Series presented by T-Mobile rainout, many of baseball's future stars took the field for the beginning of this year's Arizona Fall League slate.
A banner year for the Cardinals' minor league system featured standout performers at every level. Tops among them, though, were outfielder Harrison Bader and right-hander Jack Flaherty, who have been chosen by the MLBPipeline.com staff as the organization's Hitting and Pitching Prospects of the Year.
The Cardinals' offseason planning began in earnest on Monday, when president of baseball operations John Mozeliak sat down with staff to dissect how the organization can correct course after failing to reach the postseason for a second consecutive season.
President of baseball operations John Mozeliak said Tuesday that the Cardinals are still weighing whether to offer Lance Lynn a qualifying offer at the conclusion of the World Series.
Citing a desire to change philosophy and approach to managing a pitching staff, the Cardinals informed pitching coach Derek Lilliquist and bullpen coach Blaise Ilsley on Monday that their contracts would not be renewed for 2018.
The Cardinals' Jose Martinez was named the National League Rookie of the Month after a September in which he was one of the toughest outs in the Majors.
MLB and the MLB Players Association jointly announced the latest Most Popular Jerseys rankings on Tuesday, and the rookie slugger topped the list to add another distinction to an historic first full year. The list is based on sales of Majestic jerseys from MLBShop.com since Opening Day.
So much went off script for the Cardinals this season, including the finish that left the Cardinals a third-place team, their lowest standing since 2008.
Compromised by a bone bruise in his right elbow for the final two months of the season, Adam Wainwright will undergo an elbow arthroscopy procedure on Tuesday to have a piece of cartilage shaved down. It's the same procedure Wainwright had following the 2014 season.
Matt Carpenter confirmed on Sunday that he will not require offseason surgery to heal his ailing right shoulder.
After taking their playoff aspirations to the penultimate day of the season, the Brewers capped off their strong season with a series victory over the Cardinals. Their 86th victory -- the most by a Brewers team since 2011 -- came in a 6-1 win at Busch Stadium on Sunday.
A season already dotted with adversity ended prematurely for Aledmys Diaz on Sunday, when he had to be removed from the Cardinals' 6-1 loss to the Brewers after sustaining a left hamstring strain in the second inning.
Arcia, C-Mart compete in pregame standoff
Both the San Francisco Giants and Detroit Tigers had designs on the postseason in 2017. For a variety of reasons, things didn't work out as planned. The consolation prize? Getting to pick at the top of the 2018 Draft.
An unexpected and spirited run of relevance to the season's final days came crashing to an end for the Brewers on Saturday, when they squandered a six-run lead and fell out of postseason contention with a 7-6 loss to the Cardinals.