Welcome to the birdcage. For the next 3 days, Busch Stadium will play host to a matchup between the Cardinals and the Blue Jays. Two of the most distinct looking of the small birds, these teams also similarly sputtered out of the gate this season. The Cardinals have found ways
I bet you didn't know that Lance Lynn's legal first name is Michael. Well, it sure is, but that's not all that he has in common with fellow starters Mike Leake and Michael Wacha. Through the first three turns of the rotation these three have been far and away the
The Matt Adams in Left Field show has been a hot topic in this young season. Coming in a close second, and somewhat connect to it, has been the Third Base discussion. Many have called for Matt Adams to be played regularly at First Base while pushing current starter, Matt
First things first: The title of this article is referencing a Todd Rundgren classic, not 2015's most overplayed song by Adele. Shame on you for thinking I would stoop so low. Moving on.
As the Cardinals roll into Yankee Stadium this weekend they will see a very familiar face in the
To paraphrase Harry Dunn in regards to the Cardinals, Just when I thought you couldn't POSSIBLY get any worse, you go and play a game like that...and TOTALLY REDEEM--wait, never mind. No redemption to be found here. The St. Louis Cardinals bullpen outdid their own futility on Monday night in Washington,
Watching and listening to the first series of the 2017 season, I came away with several takes, but I'll just name a few. One, this could be a dog fight with the Cubs all year, with games hinging on one inning or one play. Two, the Cardinals have to do
We waited so long for Opening Day, and then were treated to a postseason atmosphere. The game was a battle to the end. Just when we thought we had skirted danger and put the game away, the Cubbies struck back. But the Cardinals didn't let us down and sent us
A beer vendor cries out that it’s “too cold to hold” as the organist accompanies with “Here Comes the King.” A scent of jumbo dogs is floating on the breeze as a dad shows his child to the seats from which they will watch their first Cardinals game. This is
Baseball's opening night is near. But what it will bring? Well, I can tell you exactly how it will unfold, for last night I had a vision that was both clear and true. Shall we begin?
Prologue: The Top of the 1st
‘Tis the 2nd of April in the year 2017; the
For the last few seasons it has been somewhat of a running joke that Mike Matheny dislikes playing Tommy Pham. The guy could hit 3 bombs in a game and then ride the pines for a month or so. It's an exaggeration, but founded in some truth. When Brandon Moss