Tag Archives: St. Louis Cardinals

Finally. . . baseball is back in order

As a Cardinals fan, I was naturally consumed by the recent Albert Pujols contract negotiations and subsequent failure to agree to terms before his self imposed deadline.  After weeks of reckless tweets and unnamed sources reporting what seemed like everything … Continue reading

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It Is Like Waiting For Christmas Morning For Cardinals Fans

Except this time there might actually be coal in your stocking: http://www.albertcountdown.com/

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Pujols’ agent to Cardinals: We will not negotiate in-season. . .

or if your GM continues to dress like this:

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Headlines/pictures no longer required to be relevant to the article

As a Cardinal fan, when I’m perusing the nets for an interesting read and come across the headline: “Cubs Saving up for Pujols?”  I can’t help but be intrigued.  Upon clicking the link, I expected to read something about the … Continue reading

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Today’s Quote Producer – Ryan Theriot

If there are two things to know about Cardinals fans, it’s that they hate the Cubs and love undersized guys with oversized heart.  That’s why they must be pleased with what Ryan Theriot had to say about being traded to … Continue reading

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Where Were They Then – Kent Bottenfield – 1999

If one were ever to question the genius of former St. Louis and current Cincinnati GM Walt Jocketty, I present you the offseason between 1999 and 2000. During that fateful spring Waltzin’ Walt traded staff ace Kent Bottenfield to the … Continue reading

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How not to manage in a pennant race

If Tony LaRussa is known for anything, it’s his intensity, his inability to leave things alone. . . . oh, and his weird love of animals.  Well today his inability to leave things alone overruled his intensity and it cost … Continue reading

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Greatest Baseball Fight Ever. Ever.

Yeah, I stole this from Deadspin.  At least I’m not acting like I’m the first one to find it. I’m not that guy on Top Chef that stole the pea puree. Click on the screen cap below for story and … Continue reading

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You know how I know you’re gay Cincinnati

In the middle of their first division race in years, against what has now become a bitter rival in the St. Louis Cardinals, you’d think the playoff starved Reds fans would be at standing room only in the Great American … Continue reading

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Dusty Baker vs Tony LaRussa – Round 238

These guys just can’t seem to get along. Maybe they should take a break from managing in the NL Central. At least the Reds finally have something to fight about these days. Click on the screen cap below of to … Continue reading

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