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Springfield Cardinals Notebook: 2012 Week 4

Taveras: Consensus Player of the Month

Oscar Taveras remained the most consistent member of the Cardinals offense during the team's 2-5 week. The outfielder raised his average to .333 with seven home runs and 23 RBI on the season and earned April Player of the Month honors.

The Springfield Cardinals entered the week in the middle of eight games on the road against the Northwest Arkansas Naturals and the Tulsa Drillers. Unfortunately, after losing five consecutive to end last week, the Cardinals dropped five more in a row to begin this week and found themselves in a 10-game hole in the division as they searched for some consistency in both pitching and offense. On... Recommended Stories

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