Originally posted on Cardinals Diaspora  |  Last updated 2/15/13
Let's take a look a some of the news items from Week 1 of Cardinals Spring Training.  ITEM 1: Cardinals are moving from Jupiter.  It is what it is.  I don't have a tie to Jupiter. Only know it from Twitpics and news coverage. But it always sucks to lose a team as a city.  That being said, they are moving. You can't keep playing games when there isn't anyone to play games with. So the Cards will have to go to a city that has more teams around.  ITEM 2: Cardinals extend Matheny & Mo.  Had to do it. Having a manger on a one year deal isn't going to fly in professional sports, so picking up Matheny's option was a no-brainer. In fact, I'm a little surprised that an extension wasn't announced.  And Mo deserves it. Dude came in with some pretty big shoes to fill. And hasn't missed a beat. Plus he's beefed up the farm system and survived an icon leaving town because of a contract. If he fulfills this contract, I think he surpasses Walt Jocketty in terms o...
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