Bird Law

Photo Credit: Associated Press — — — — Hey there, been awhile. Between a lack of baseball, discouraging baseball news, a two week stretch without Cardinals baseball, and my own personal case of writer’s block — it’s been quite a while since I contributed to this blog. So here’s a little something to break the [...]

With no baseball, or sports in general, we’ve had to get creative to stay entertained. With March Madness also cancelled, many folk have taken to creating tournament brackets for, well…pretty much everything — from cereal, to Star Wars characters, to Taylor Swift songs. So now I’m getting in on the act, combining my two greatest [...]

Sep 18, 2019; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals pinch hitter Matt Wieters (32) celebrates with third baseman Tommy Edman (19) after hitting a two run home run off of Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer (not pictured) during the seventh inning at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports — — — [...]

St. Louis Cardinals’ Tyler O’Neill rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run off Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Luis Garcia, right, during the sixth inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 19, 2018, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) — — — — I don’t like “straw man” arguments, so I try not to [...]

MLB, we have a problem, and (this time) it has nothing to do with Houston. Forgive what will surely be a disorganized stream of consciousness… Major League Baseball has been hellbent on telling its fans how bad and boring the game is for many years now. The issue — they hammered into our brains — [...]

Alex Reyes, Matt Carpenter, and Carlos Martinez at Cardinals Spring Training camp in Jupiter, FL ; Photo Credit: Laurie Skrivan — STLToday.com/St. Louis Post-Dispatch — — — — It’s a tired Spring Training cliche — so much so that it has turned into somewhat of a running joke among fans and media alike. Every year [...]

Baseball is upon us! With pitchers and catchers beginning their workouts at the facilities spread across Florida and Arizona, Spring truly has sprung. With the start of any Spring Training, there is a fair amount of intrigue. The 2020 St. Louis Cardinals are no different, as they have many questions to be answered (hopefully) over [...]

PHOTO: Aug 11, 2019; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Marcell Ozuna (23) and center fielder Lane Thomas (35) and right fielder Dexter Fowler (25) celebrate after defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Billy Hurst-USA TODAY Sports — — — — Tuesday evening, in the midst of the reaction [...]

John Mozeliak foreshadowed that some action could occur on the market this week when he appeared on KMOX’s Sports on a Sunday Morning with Tom Ackerman. As the week progressed, rumors — both amateur and professional — started to point towards the Cardinals involvement in talks for Nolan Arenado, as well as Marcell Ozuna keeping [...]

Oct 3, 2019; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers left fielder Joc Pederson (31) follows through on a swing for a solo home run during the eighth inning in game one of the 2019 NLDS playoff baseball series against the Washington Nationals at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports — — — [...]

In this episode, Rusty and Adam discuss team needs and potential fits as the offseason begins. You can listen to this episode via this Soundcloud player: OR Click the links below to find Bird Law on your favorite podcast platform: Itunes / Apple Podcasts Google Play Stitcher TuneIn Soundcloud Credits: Intro: Audio – “It’s Always [...]

Aug 11, 2019; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Marcell Ozuna (23) and center fielder Lane Thomas (35) and right fielder Dexter Fowler (25) celebrate after defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Billy Hurst-USA TODAY Sports — — — — As we move into the offseason, it’s time to [...]

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NL Central Standings

TeamWLPct.GB
Cubs3426.567 -
Cardinals3028.5173.0
Reds3129.5173.0
Brewers2931.4835.0
Pirates1941.31715.0

Last updated: 09/28/2020

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