Bianca LaRussa a Raiderette

St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony LaRussa got a surprise last week when his daughter announced her new career path. Bianca Tai tried out for the Oakland Raiders cheerleading team and posted on twitter that she has become a 2011 Raiderette. "A goal and a dream come true- I'm a 2011 Raiderette" she tweeted. "I'm so … Continue reading Bianca LaRussa a Raiderette

Cardinals to help with Tornado Relief

The St. Louis Cardinals announced this afternoon that the team and its charitable foundation Cardinals Care will make donations to the American Red Cross to assist them with their efforts to help the families devastated by yesterday’s tornados in the St. Louis area.“Our thoughts and prayers are with our friends and neighbors tonight,” said Bill … Continue reading Cardinals to help with Tornado Relief

Cardinals Going to the Dogs

MEDIA ADVISORYTICKETS GO ON SALE APRIL 22 FOR THESEVENTH ANNUAL PURINA® POOCHES IN THE BALLPARKCostume Parade on Busch Stadium Field Kicks-Off Game Day FestivitiesWHAT: It’s time once again for St. Louis canines to “bark” on the Cardinals at Busch Stadium on Saturday, June 25 for the seventh annual Purina® Pooches in the Ballpark event, presented … Continue reading Cardinals Going to the Dogs

Bud Selig Takes Over the Dodgers

Oh No! My Poor Dodgers. Look whats going on:Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig stripped Dodgers owner Frank McCourt of financial control of the club Wednesday, saying he would appoint a trustee to oversee the team's business affairs while investigating the "operations and finances of the Dodgers and related entities."Selig intervened after McCourt required a $30-million loan … Continue reading Bud Selig Takes Over the Dodgers

Schumaker and Craig Go On DL

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have placed second baseman Skip Schumaker (right triceps strain) and outfielder Allen Craig (left groin strain) on the 15-day disabled list. Schumaker's move is retroactive to April 16 and Craig's to April 17. The Cardinals currently have five players (Adam Wainwright, Brian Tallet, Bryan Augenstein, Schumaker & … Continue reading Schumaker and Craig Go On DL

Ryan Franklin Loses Closer Role

Well, I hate to see this happen but LaRussa took his closing responsibilities away from him due to his performance of late. I am kind of old school in which Franklin needs to work this out on the field instead of being punished. Here is the rest of the story:Manager Tony La Russa said Tuesday … Continue reading Ryan Franklin Loses Closer Role

Molina Gets his own Field

ST. LOUIS, April 18, 2011 – Cardinals Care and the Redbird Rookies will honor Cardinals two-time All-Star and three-time Gold Glove catcher, Yadier Molina, with the dedication of Yadier Molina Field at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 19th in Wellston , Missouri .Wellston Mayor Linda Whitfield and a representative for St. Louis County Executive Charlie … Continue reading Molina Gets his own Field

Cardinals Make a Move

With Augenstein and Tallet out on the DL the Cardinals brought up Fernando Salas and Eduardo Sanchez from Memphis. This afternoon Derrick Goold tweeted that the Royals traded Victor Marte to the Cardinals for a future exchange later in the season. Marte was 3-0 with a 9.76 ERA in 27.2 innings throughout 22 games with … Continue reading Cardinals Make a Move

Man-Ram Retires!!!

Man-Ram Retires!!!! My favorite player calls it quits after testing positive for performance -enhancing drug. Here's the rest of the story:Tampa Bay Rays slugger Manny Ramirez told Major League Baseball on Friday that he is retiring after being notified of an issue that arose under MLB's drug policy.The commissioner's office announced Ramirez's decision in a … Continue reading Man-Ram Retires!!!