Yadi, Buster and Catcher’s ERA

Hey there folks. Hope everyone is off to a good start this morning. I am so far, as my second cup of coffee has me turbo-charged this morning. Figured it was time to write an article I've been putting off for a few days, along with mowing the lawn (looks outside) man that grass is [...]

Lyons Tamers

Everyone knows that the third in a series tends to be a bit off.  Return of the Jedi wasn't as strong as The Empire Strikes Back.  No one even mentions Major League: Back To The Minors.  Pulling off three straight dramatic and entertaining anythings is a tough act to manage.  The Cardinals did their best [...]

LEFT-HANDER TYLER LYONS WILL MAKE START TONIGHT, MARCO GONZALES OPTIONED ST. LOUIS, Mo., Sept. 2, 2015 – The St. Louis Cardinals today have optioned last night’s starter Marco Gonzales to Memphis (AAA) and recalled two left-handed pitchers – Tyler Lyons and Nick Greenwood – and right-handed pitcher Miguel Socolovich, all from Memphis.  Lyons will make [...]

In some ways, this season for the St. Louis Cardinals has been like a season of a television show.  You've got your main storyline (dominant pitching) and your overarching issue or adversary (inconsistent offense).  You work all season to get to where you can take on that adversary, then the last few episodes are just [...]

LHP MARCO GONZALES, RHP MITCH HARRIS & CATCHER CODY STANLEY TO JOIN ST. LOUIS ST. LOUIS, Mo., Sept. 1, 2015 – The St. Louis Cardinals have recalled three players today to join the team during September when Major League teams are allowed to expand their rosters.  Left-handed pitcher Marco Gonzales, right-handed pitcher Mitch Harris and [...]

The Heat Is On

All year long, the St. Louis Cardinals have been honoring their 1985 National League Championship team.  The latest?  Reaching 85 wins before September. For a little perspective, 85 wins ties this team for 52nd overall in season wins by a Cardinal team.  They've already won more games than the 2006 Cardinals, who won just 83 [...]

Grateful Dead Tribute Night and a Replica 1967 World Series Ring Giveaway highlight the tenth homestand of 2015 ST. LOUIS, August 31, 2015– The Cardinals are back at Busch for their penultimate homestand of the regular season. Today kicks off a three-game series with the Washington Nationals, followed by a weekend matchup with the Pittsburgh [...]

PITCHER SAM TUIVAILALA OPTIONED TO MEMPHIS (AAA) ST. LOUIS, Mo., August 31, 2015 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have recalled pitcher Trevor Rosenthal from the paternity leave list prior to tonight’s series opener against Washington and that pitcher Sam Tuivailala was optioned to Memphis (AAA) following yesterday’s game.

Current and former Blues players to appear; fans with a theme ticket to receive an exclusive Blues themed Cardinals cap                            ST. LOUIS, August 31, 2015 – The Cardinals are teaming up with the St. Louis Blues to help kick off their 2015-2016 season during the first-ever St. Louis Blues [...]

Bird Seeds: Episode 10


Does anyone remember those two brutal games in San Diego?  That was the start of this 10-game road trip and we were sure the sky was falling.  Apparently, the sky was closer than normal, but that's just because the Cardinals were sailing into it. A win to salvage something in Petco.  Four straight wins in [...]

As the leader of the United Cardinal Bloggers, it's typically on my plate to pick the projects that we are going to do each month.  Many of our projects are pretty standard, but there are a few months that give us the freedom to do something different.  August is one of those months and, when [...]



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