BOTH PLAYERS MADE MLB DEBUT THIS PAST SEASON               ST. LOUIS, Mo., December 17, 2018– The St. Louis Cardinals announced today their 2018 Minor League Player and Pitcher of the Year selections, honoring outfielder Tyler O’Neill and right-handed pitcher Dakota Hudson for their accomplishments on the field. “We are pleased to recognize Tyler O’Neill [...]

In this episode, Rusty and Adam talk over the acquisition of Paul Goldschmidt, some low-end roster churn, Right Field, and more. Or Click the links below to subscribe to Bird Law on the following platforms: Itunes / Apple Podcasts Stitcher TuneIn Soundcloud Credits: Intro: Audio – “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” (FOX) ; Music – [...]

“Pain, Protection and Performance: The Evolution of Baseball Equipment presented by Rawlings” Exhibit Opens December 14 and Runs Through 2019 Baseball Season ST. LOUIS, Mo., December 13, 2018– The St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum will open its new special exhibit entitled “Pain, Protection and Performance: The Evolution of Baseball Equipment presented by [...]

Popular Theme Night Scheduled for June 5; Includes Exclusive Star Wars-Themed Cardinals Jersey ST. LOUIS, Mo., December 13, 2018– The St. Louis Cardinals have announced details for the seventh annual Star Wars Night to be held at Busch Stadium on Wednesday, June 5. Fans who purchase a special Star Wars Night theme ticket will receive [...]

The St. Louis Cardinals have traded 3B Patrick Wisdom to the Texas Rangers in exchange for IF/OF Drew Robinson according to the Rangers. The numbers Wisdom, 27, was drafted by the Cardinals in the first round of the 2012 MLB Draft and made his long awaited Major League debut last season. In 32 games, he [...]

FORMER REDBIRDS RELIEVER VOTED IN ON “TODAY’S GAME ERA” BALLOT             LAS VEGAS, Nevada, December 10, 2018 – The St. Louis Cardinals congratulate former Redbirds relief pitcher Lee Smith who earned selection yesterday to the National Baseball Hall of Fame.  Smith, who was a unanimous selection, joined Harold Baines in receiving the necessary 75 percent of all ballots cast [...]

Match to Be Played on Thursday, May 16th as Team Readies for FIFA Women’s World Cup ST. LOUIS, MO (December 6, 2018)– The St. Louis Cardinals announced that the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team (U.S. WNT) will play a match against a national team to be determined at Busch Stadium on Thursday, May 16th at 7 [...]

“Go west, young man” was the cry of a generation that headed to California looking for success in the form of gold.  The Cardinals didn’t go that far west but found Goldy all the same. Days before the winter meetings in Las Vegas, the Cards struck it rich by acquiring Paul Goldschmidt from the Arizona [...]

The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired 1B Paul Goldschmidt from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for RHP Luke Weaver, C Carson Kelly, IF Andy Young, and the Cardinals’ selection in Compensation Round B of the 2019 Major League draft. The numbers Paul Goldschmidt, 31, joins the Cardinals in the final year of a 6 year, [...]

1st BASEMAN COMES OVER FROM ARIZONA IN EXCHANGE FOR THREE PLAYERS & DRAFT SELECTION            ST. LOUIS, Mo., December 5, 2018– The St. Louis Cardinals announced this afternoon that they have completed a trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks, acquiring six-time National League All-Star first baseman Paul Goldschmidt in exchange for catcher Carson Kelly, right-handed [...]

Goldschmidt’s a Cardinal

Per the official Twitter, Paul Goldschimdt is now a Cardinal in exchange for Luke Weaver, Carson Kelly, Andy Young, and the Cardinals’ compensation round B pick.  More on this as we get a chance to digest it.

Having Cake and Eating It

Right now, Twitter is a bit abuzz with rumors of a Paul Goldschmidt deal being almost done for the Cardinals.  (And, if you don’t believe that, which is completely fair and most likely the right thing to do, there are still reports of discussions between the two teams.)  I wrote earlier about how prioritizing Goldschmidt [...]

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