Category Archives: United Cardinals Bloggers

UCB September Project: Top 7 Cardinals Prospects


Though no longer a regular blogger and now just a “Friend of the UCB”, occasionally one of their monthly projects comes along that grabs my attention and makes me want to pick up the keyboard again.   The annual “Top 7 … Continue reading

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UCB Progressive Game Blog: Los Angeles at St. Louis, July 19, 2014


Each year, members of the United Cardinal Bloggers get together and publish a progressive game blog.   For this season, it is a Saturday afternoon meeting between the Los Angeles Dodgers and St. Louis Cardinals in what could be a preview … Continue reading

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Birds Eye View: June 3-6 – Arizona Diamondbacks at St. Louis Cardinals


The St. Louis Cardinals (37-19, +2.5 games)  will conclude their NL West home stand with a four games series against the Arizona Diamondbacks (32-24, +3 games).  These two teams met to open the season in Arizona, with the Diamondbacks taking … Continue reading

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Progressive Game Blog – May 4, 2013: The Fifth Inning


For the last five years, members of the United Cardinal Bloggers participate in a progressive game blog, with each writer sharing their perspectives on an inning of a game.  This year, we will look at a Saturday afternoon game between … Continue reading

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2012 United Cardinal Bloggers Award Ballot


As we look to close out the 2012 season, the United Cardinal Bloggers have one more task to complete – the annual awards.  This is always a fun project because you get a chance to pat some of your peers … Continue reading

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Bird’s Eve View – The National League Championship Series


For the first time since Major League Baseball adopted divisional play in 1969, the winners of the last two World Series championships will meet in a League Championship Series.  The NL West champions, the San Francisco Giants (94-68, 3-2) will … Continue reading

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Favorite Obscure Cardinals Player: Ray Washburn (Part 1)


One of the most enjoyable parts of being a member of the United Cardinal Bloggers is participation in the various monthly projects.   This one is of particular interest to me personally, as the subject is “your favorite obscure Cardinals player”.   … Continue reading

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The Unofficial Twitter Guide to Reds and Brewers fans


I believe few will disagree that the Twitter as a social media technology  greatly enhances the baseball watching experience in a way unlike anything we have had before, especially for us transplanted fans.   We can now share with like-minded fans … Continue reading

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Progressive Game Blog – June 2, 2012 – The Sixth Inning


The June 2, 2012 match up between the St. Louis Cardinals and New York Mets is the subject of the  fifth annual progressive game blog, hosted by the writers of the United Cardinal Bloggers.  This time we are also joined … Continue reading

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Unforgotten Cardinal of the day: George Crowe


Influenced by our good friend William Tasker’s excellent “Debating Jackie Robinson Day“, I thought that today would be a good time to look back at the career of George Crowe.  Cardinals fans under the age of 50 might not even … Continue reading

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