Hall of Fame Weekend, Beatles Tribute Night & Pride Night Highlight Eleventh Homestand at Busch ST. LOUIS, Mo., August 21, 2017 – Fresh off their appearance at the MLB Little League Classic in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, the Cardinals return to Busch Stadium where they have won 12 of their last 16 games.  The six-game homestand begins [...]

Another week in the books for the GCM tourney!  It's been fun reliving all these moments and seeing them pop up, completely unrelated, in other places around the net.  All of these are moments that mean something to us as fans.  So let's see where we stand heading into week 3 of the second round. [...]

Total Eclipse of the Cards

Once upon a time I was tied with the Cubs But now I'm only falling apart And there's nothing I can do A total eclipse of the Cards Once upon a time there were arms in my life But now there's only Carlos and Luke Nothing I can say A total eclipse of the Cards [...]

RHP MIKE MAYERS OPTIONED TO MEMPHIS (AAA) PITTSBURGH, Pa., August 19, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Josh Lucas from triple-A Memphis and optioned right-handed pitcher Mike Mayers (pronounced MY-ers) to Memphis following Friday night’s game. Lucas, 26, the Cardinals 21st round draft pick out of Lakeland (Fla.) High School in the 2010 [...]

ROSENTHAL OUT WITH RIGHT ELBOW IRRITATION; WEAVER RECALLED FOR 3RD TIME THIS SEASON PITTSBURGH, Pa., August 17, 2017 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced this afternoon that they have placed right-handed pitcher Trevor Rosenthal on the 10-day disabled list with right posterior elbow irritation.  Right-handed pitcher Luke Weaver was recalled from Memphis (AAA) and will [...]

Kolten Wong: New And Improved?

Man, I'm getting dizzy. The Cardinals have been on a roller coaster all season long, struggling with inconsistency. Just when it looked like we had found some momentum (thank you Rally Cat!) we follow up our winning streak with a three game losing streak. Fun. (Not really.) Focusing on the positives, one thing I, and others [...]

Dirty Water

A good majority of the 37,181 people that were at Fenway Park last night paid to see the Boston Red Sox.  A not insignificant number paid to see the St. Louis Cardinals. None of them paid for an #umpshow, but Chris Segal gave them one anyway. Before we go into that and how it played [...]

Has the Bubble Burst?

Quite a number of things have happened since last we got together.  Let's dive right into the recaps and see what threads we want to tug on as we go, shall we? Thursday (8-6 win vs. Kansas City) Hero: Dexter Fowler.  Two hits, including the third grand slam of the week, which made up the [...]

Today's offering has been percolating for quite awhile now, as it is time to come clean on a few matters. The lack of moves at the trade deadline caused things to take a sinister tone via social media. It was time to unplug from Twitter as well as breaking my sleep schedule in hopes of [...]

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Here we are in the second week of the second round of the Greatest Cardinal Moment Tournament (#BestCardsMoments).  I will admit, I was a little surprised to see how easily Bob Gibson's 17 strikeout game defeated Albert Pujols's moonshot off of Brad Lidge.  So after last week's matchups, here's (or here's) the bracket: Let's check [...]

ST. LOUIS,Mo., August 10, 2017– The St. Louis Cardinals issued the following statement today regarding the #RallyCat from last night’s game. As everyone observed during last night’s game, Lucas Hackmann, a member of our grounds crew, secured the stray cat in the outfield and exited the playing surface at the left field gate and walked [...]

 

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