Lance Berkman Finally Retires

 Lance Berkman finally sets things right by announcing his retirement today. After fifteen years with the Astros, Yankees, Cardinals and Rangers he has gotten to a point physically he just couldn't do it anymore. The admirable switch hitter has acareer with a .293 average and 366 homers. He spent his first 12 years in Houston … Continue reading Lance Berkman Finally Retires

Bob Uecker Recieves Statue

Glad to see the Brewers honoring Bob Uecker even though the statue will be placed behind the last seat at the stadium. Here is the article.....written by Andrew Gruman of Fox Sports.No, Bob Uecker's statue at Miller Park isn't going in the front row. But the Milwaukee Brewers are unveiling a monument to one of … Continue reading Bob Uecker Recieves Statue

The Eighteen Non-Roster Invitees for Spring Training 2014

Today the Cardinals announced that they added sixteen non-invitees which now makes eighteen for this years Spring Training Camp. The two players that were already added a few months ago were infielder Scott Moore and catcher Ed Easley. Today they invited my personal favorites Stephen Piscotty and Marco Gonzalez. I would love to see them move … Continue reading The Eighteen Non-Roster Invitees for Spring Training 2014

Chris Carpenter’s New Job

It was confirmed on Saturday by John Mozeliak that Chris Carpenter will join the front office, in a role to be determined later. One thing I do know it will be a non-uniformed job. He will get a crash course in front office duties, scouting and baseball operations.Chris Carpenter will also spend some time in Jupiter, … Continue reading Chris Carpenter’s New Job

Cardinals sign Bourjos and Jay

The Cardinals have agreed with one year deals with Peter Bourjos and Jon Jay. The only one out is Daniel Descalso in which both sides are very far apart in salary. Bourjos will receive a base salary of $1.2 million plus an incentive of $150,000 bonus available through plate appearance incentives, according to Joel Sherman of … Continue reading Cardinals sign Bourjos and Jay

The St.Louis Cardinals New Hall of Fame

The St. Louis Cardinals announced details about the team’s new Hall of Fame that will be established this spring with the dedication of their new museum within Cardinals Nation in Ballpark Village. The new Cardinals Hall of Fame will honor the greatest players and other important figures in Cardinals history.                 “We are very excited … Continue reading The St.Louis Cardinals New Hall of Fame

Mike Shannon Receives Multi Year Contract

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today they have finalized a multi-year contract extension with longtime Cardinals broadcaster Mike Shannon (#MikeShannon).            “Mike’s voice has become the soundtrack to St. Louis baseball,” said Cardinals President Bill DeWitt III. “We look forward to having him back in the booth this season and for years to come.”            As in … Continue reading Mike Shannon Receives Multi Year Contract

St. Loiuis Cardinals Spring Training Televised & Radio Games Schedule

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that fans will be able to catch nearly all of the club’s 2014 spring training games on FOX Sports Midwest and the Cardinals Radio Network.  FOX Sports Midwest will televise an all-time-high 15 St. Louis Cardinals spring training games in 2014, one of the largest spring broadcast schedules in … Continue reading St. Loiuis Cardinals Spring Training Televised & Radio Games Schedule

Three First timers to the HOF

This afternoon Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas was voted into the Hall of Fame. Greg Maddux received most of the votes at 555 with a 97.2%. In second came Tom Glavine with 525 with a 91.9%. Then Frank Thomas came in third with 478 votes with 83.7%. Players need 75% of the votes … Continue reading Three First timers to the HOF

Cardinals Claim Rafael Ortega

The Cardinals claimed Rafael Ortega off waivers from the Rangers this afternoon. The funny thing about this is that Ortega has been claimed off waivers by the Rangers when the Rockies dropped him back in November. He did have injuries in 2013 which cut short a lot plate appearances for him. Ortega known for being a speedy … Continue reading Cardinals Claim Rafael Ortega