I had finally learned today that Lance Berkman will be out for six to eight weeks due to a severely torn meniscus and torn cartilage in his right knee. It is expected that Lance will have surgery soon. At least we do know that it is not a season ending injury. Monday's examination found damaged … Continue reading Berkman Injured and Out
After coming off the disable list Lance Berkman finds himself back on it once again. Last night during the game against the Dodgers, Lance stretched out to catch the ball from Furcal and hurt his right knee. The team then jumped into action and purchased the contract of Matt Adams from their Memphis team. Adams … Continue reading The "Big Man" Finally Arrives!
It was just announced that Angels Manager Jerry Dipoto addressed the media that the clubs batting coach Mickey Hatcher has been fired. Dipoto also added that it was time for a new blood since the team is struggling offensively. Hatcher will be replaced by Jim Eppely the triple A hitting coach. Word has it that … Continue reading Angels Fire Mickey Hatcher!
Just learned that Carlos Beltran was named NL league player of the week. He had such a hot streak of hitting. For the last week he had hit 6 home runs, 13 rbi's and a slugging percentage of 1.200. Congrats to Carlos! The Cards are giving him a night off tonight with Allen Craig playing … Continue reading Cardinal News and Tidbits
I am sad to report that Stan Musial's wife Lil had passed away tonight at the age of 91. Lillian "Lil" Musial was very active in the community. From her selfless work in organizing the Cardinals Pinch Hitters group to her more recent efforts to help homeless, runaway girls with the Covenant House, Lil was … Continue reading Lil Musial Passes Away
Just when we may never see much of Tony LaRussa again, he pops up again. Recently Tony has been seen hunting down ex-Cardinal players from the 2011 World Series Champion Team to hand them their World Series ring. Today it has been announced that the St.Louis Cardinals will retire his jersey number , #10. Tony … Continue reading Cardinals To Retire LaRussa’s #10
The Cardinals might be taking Allen Craig off the disable list on Tuesday May 1. I am excited about having him back. The Cardinals are currently 14-8 and in first place. With having Craig back, we will have that right handed bat off the bench. Craig would fill in at first base right away.Others on … Continue reading Allen Craig May Come off the DL