Cardinals Sign Walden to a 2 Year Deal

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have agreed with recently-acquired right-handed reliever Jordan Walden on a two-year contract for the 2015 and 2016 seasons, thus avoiding salary arbitration.  The new pact also includes a club option for the 2017 season. Walden, 27, was acquired by the Cardinals on November 17 along with outfielder … Continue reading Cardinals Sign Walden to a 2 Year Deal

The Cubs sign Jason Motte

I am sad to see Jason Motte leave the Cardinal organization due to his dedication to the team and the cause he is very much involved with, Strike Out for Cancer. I met him briefly a few years ago and found him very out going and personable.Motte signed a one year contract worth $4.5 million. Motte … Continue reading The Cubs sign Jason Motte

Cardinals Picked Tyler Waldron for Rule 5 Draft

Today during the Rule 5 Draft the Cardinals did not lose any player but gained a pitcher Tyler Waldron from the Pirates organization. RHP - A former 5th round pick in 2010, the 24-year-old Waldron hasn't given the Pirates a whole lot to dream on, yet he continues to get chances, like a second stint … Continue reading Cardinals Picked Tyler Waldron for Rule 5 Draft

Cardinals Sign Mark Reynolds

Today the Cardinals agreed to a contract with Mark Reynolds. It is a one year $2M contract with incentives. In 2015 Reynolds will be used as a back up for first baseman Matt Adams and third base for Matt Carpenter. He will be the power bat that the Cardinals have been looking for even thought … Continue reading Cardinals Sign Mark Reynolds

Getting to Know Riley King

There are a few Major League Baseball players that follow my twitter feed like Omar Infante from of the Royals, former San Francisco Giants player Fred Lewis, St. Louis Cardinals favorite second baseman Tommy Herr and Riley King of the Kansas city Royals. Just recently I was able to have a brief interview with Mr. … Continue reading Getting to Know Riley King

Cardinals Reliever Kyle McClellan Anounces Retirement

Today ex-Cardinals reliever Kyle McClellan announces his retirement on Facebook today to his fans. Here is the message via Facebook: I got news yesterday from my doctor that after a long rehab process from shoulder surgery last November my shoulder was not going to get back to where I would be able to pitch at … Continue reading Cardinals Reliever Kyle McClellan Anounces Retirement

St. Louis Cardinals Promotional Schedule 2015

The St. Louis Cardinals finally honoring Harry Carey with his own bobble head for this upcoming baseball season. The picture above is not the bobble head being offered. Today the St. Louis Cardinals released the 2015 promotional schedule complete with more than 45 giveaways for ticketed-fans.                 This year’s schedule features many returning fan-favorites including … Continue reading St. Louis Cardinals Promotional Schedule 2015

Cardinals Sign Free Agent Matt Belisle

Looks like the Cardinals are trying to corner the market in huge relief pitchers. First it was relief pitcher Jordan Walden that the Cardinals got in the trade for Jason Heyward. Walden stands 6'5 weighing 250. Our new relief pitcher Matt Belisle stands at 6'4 and weighs 225. These two guys together look line offensive … Continue reading Cardinals Sign Free Agent Matt Belisle