Martin Luther King III buying the Mets

A published report Sunday said Martin Luther King III is interested in buying a share of the New York Mets.The son of the former civil rights trailblazer, Martin Luther King Jr., and television executive Larry Meli are reportedly part of a group trying to become part owners of the Mets, according to the New York … Continue reading Martin Luther King III buying the Mets

McBrayer’s Five Cardinal Headlines that Might Happen

1. Pujols will sign a 10 year deal worth up to $300 mil by Feb. 9. This is my approximation. This deal will hold stock options and a promise for another Pujols 5 Restaurant at the new Ballpark Village.2. During Spring Training a trade will happen for Michael Young when David Freese goes down with … Continue reading McBrayer’s Five Cardinal Headlines that Might Happen

Torre May Take Job with MLB

Joe Torre may not stay retired much longer.The former Los Angeles Dodgers manager is leaning toward accepting a job with Commissioner Bud Selig that would allow him to stay in Los Angeles.“He’s got a position that he thinks that I can handle,” Torre told The Associated Press on Monday. “I know we’re on the same … Continue reading Torre May Take Job with MLB

Shaving My Head for Cancer

Please come join the fight to cure cancer. I have had friends and famly that died to cancer. I am shaving my head for this cause but I need donations. Please visit my webpage to make donations. If your in the St.Louis area you are welcomed to watch my head get shaved at Helen Fitzsgerald March … Continue reading Shaving My Head for Cancer

Cards Sign Free Agent Nick Punto

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have agreed to terms on a one-year contract for the upcoming 2011 season with free agent infielder Nick Punto (pronounced POON-toh).Punto, 33, owns a career-batting mark of .247 with 13 HR, 198 RBI and 91 stolen bases in eight-plus seasons with the Minnesota Twins (2004-10) and Philadelphia … Continue reading Cards Sign Free Agent Nick Punto

Rockies Sign Joe Crede

Last year I blogged about the intrest the Cardinals had on possibly bringing in Joe Crede as a back up Third baseman. Well today Crede signed with the Rockies on a Minor League contract with an invitation to Major League Spring Training, the club announced Wednesday. The deal is pending a physical. Crede, who turns … Continue reading Rockies Sign Joe Crede

Holliday Stays in Left Field

Tony La Russa quickly put Matt Holliday’s(notes) concerns to rest.Holliday said at the St. Louis Cardinals’ winter warmup Sunday that he’d play wherever the team needed him, but wanted to know by spring training so he’d have enough time to adjust to a position switch. He assumed he’d be in left field and newly acquired … Continue reading Holliday Stays in Left Field

Cardinals Must Sign Pujols by Spring Training

Albert Pujols will sign autographs for $175 a pop today at the St. Louis Cardinals’ Winter Warmup. The team has until the start of spring training to get the three-time NL MVP to sign a new contract.General manager John Mozeliak confirmed the deadline set by Pujols, but declined Saturday to characterize negotiations. The Cardinals exercised … Continue reading Cardinals Must Sign Pujols by Spring Training

Cards on the Verge to sign Vazquez

Looking to augment their depth on the left side of the infield, the St. Louis Cardinals signed utility fielder Ramon Vazquez.The minor-league deal comes with an invitation to spring training. GM John Mozeliak confirmed the deal, which was reported earlier in the afternoon here at StlToday.com.Vazquez, 34, spent all of 2010 in Class AAA with … Continue reading Cards on the Verge to sign Vazquez

Snell and Batista Gets Spring Training Invite by Cards

                                                                          Ian Snell                                                                       Miguel BatistaPitchers Miguel Batista(notes) and Ian Snell(notes) have agreed to minor league contracts with the St. Louis Cardinals and have been invited to spring training.The Cardinals made the announcement Friday.Batista was 1-2 with a 3.70 ERA in 58 games for Washington last season. The right-hander turns 40 next month. He … Continue reading Snell and Batista Gets Spring Training Invite by Cards