Tag: oscar taveras

Oscar Taveras Always in the Heart of Cardinal Nation

Posted: October 30, 2014 at 8:24 am   /   Featured, Local

One week ago, Cardinal’s nation was dealing with the calamity of being eliminated from the post season by the San Francisco Giants. Today, that loss is put into perspective, by the true tragedy of the death of 22-year old outfielder Oscar Taveras. Early Sunday evening, the sports world was shocked to learn that Taveras and […]

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The Future of the St. Louis Cardinals is Just Under Four Hours Away

Posted: August 28, 2013 at 3:15 pm   /   Local, St. Louis Cardinals

As the summer draws to a close, many families are looking for that one last mini-vacation to take over the Labor Day weekend.  Going to the lake, camping, or heading up to Chicago are pretty common destinations for St. Louis residents.  I want to offer another option:  Springfield, Missouri.  More specifically Hammons Field, home of […]

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Cards Promote Top Prospect Wong

Posted: August 15, 2013 at 9:19 pm   /   Local, Sports, St. Louis Cardinals

Hoping to shore up the middle infield for the stretch run, the Cardinals have announced that they will be promoting second baseman Kolten Wong from Memphis and optioning outfield Adron Chambers back to Memphis. The Cardinals’ first-round pick in 2011, Wong was selected primarily on the strength of his bat, slashing .378/.492/.560 his final year. […]

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Previewing the 2012 St. Louis Cardinals – Left Field

Posted: February 13, 2012 at 10:34 pm   /   Local, Sports, St. Louis Cardinals

Hey there, sorry for the hiatus. I’m sure both of you noticed. Matt Holliday, 7 2011 statistics – .296/.388/.525, 22 HR, 75 RBI, 0 SB, All Star 2011 was a pretty weird season for Matt Holliday. There was the time he got appendicitis. There was the time he got a moth in his ear. There […]

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