And We’re Off!

Even as I sat working on tax returns from my kitchen table yesterday, staring out over a white (though rapidly melting--those March snowstorms really don't last) backyard, the Cardinals ushered in the greatest time of the year.  From now until hopefully late October, we'll have baseball games to talk about.  This, my friends, is a [...]

Countdown to Cardinals: 30

Days until Opening Night, Cardinals vs. Cubs on ESPN: 30 First player/coach to wear #30: Syl Johnson (1933) Last player/coach to wear #30: Jason Motte Player/coach to wear #30 in the most seasons: Five with five Number of players/coaches to wear #30: 43 Last time not worn: 2004 Other interesting names tied to #30: John [...]

Vacation includes hotel, transportation, exclusive event & tickets to see the Cards take on the 2014 AL Champions ST. LOUIS, March 5, 2015 – The St. Louis Cardinals and Cardinals Vacations announced today that registration is now open for an exclusive travel package that takes fans on the road to see the Cardinals play the [...]

Guess what? Everyone hates the Cardinals. ...That didn’t take long. It’s no secret that the Redbirds are pretty much the bane of baseball's existence everywhere but St. Louis. Every season something comes up that gives national writers and opposing teams all the fodder they need to continue feeding the deep-seated distaste. I get it. If [...]

It's one of the annual traditions here at C70 At The Bat, our trip around the majors in blog form.  Since 2009, I've been asking bloggers from other teams about what's going to happen with their squad in the coming season.  It's always fun to see what the opposition is thinking and how optimistic some [...]

Countdown to Cardinals: 31

Days until Opening Night, Cardinals vs. Cubs on ESPN: 31 First player/coach to wear #31: Jesse Haines (1923) Last player/coach to wear #31: Lance Lynn (Current) Player/coach to wear #31 in the most seasons: Bob Forsch (15 total) Number of players/coaches to wear #31: 32 Last time not worn: 2005 Other interesting names tied to [...]

One of the best parts about Spring Training by far has to be the awesome coverage. The Cardinals do such a top-notch job of bringing daily stories that I feel honored to even have a small part in getting to share all that is a passion for us. This time of year everyone is optimistic [...]

It's one of the annual traditions here at C70 At The Bat, our trip around the majors in blog form.  Since 2009, I've been asking bloggers from other teams about what's going to happen with their squad in the coming season.  It's always fun to see what the opposition is thinking and how optimistic some [...]

Countdown to Cardinals: 32

Days until Opening Night, Cardinals vs. Cubs on ESPN: 32 First player/coach to wear #32: Ed Heusser (1935) Last player/coach to wear #32: Matt Adams (Current) Player/coach to wear #32 in the most seasons: Steve Carlton (7 total) Number of players/coaches to wear #32: 34 Last time not worn: 2012 Other interesting names tied to [...]

It's one of the annual traditions here at C70 At The Bat, our trip around the majors in blog form.  Since 2009, I've been asking bloggers from other teams about what's going to happen with their squad in the coming season.  It's always fun to see what the opposition is thinking and how optimistic some [...]

I've included links to each bloggers site.   (Sits down, sips his cup of green tea then cracks his knuckles and starts typing.) Doug at Cards Conclave, Doug at Redbird Rants Good morning everybody.'It's my turn today. This whole discussion was sparked by a link listed below. Here's Part One of my question This link [...]

The weather outside wouldn't tell you it, of course.  Both here and St. Louis are expected to have more winter weather tomorrow, hopefully the last we'll see before the end of 2015.  It's cold and miserable.  Which makes the Jupiter happenings even that more important, bringing warm feelings to cold folks. Many clubs will kick [...]

 

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