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Kyle Lohse – Quietly Getting it Done


On July 2, 2012, a large crowd at Busch Stadium applauded enthusiastically and gave Kyle Lohse a much deserved standing ovation as manager, Mike Matheny, took him out of the game in the eighth inning.   His line on the evening: … Continue reading

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Predictions for the upcoming season


It is New Years Eve.   2011 is about to come to a close, and what an amazing year it was, especially for Cardinals fans.   We are about a month and a half away from pitchers and catchers reporting to spring … Continue reading

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2011 Cardinal Blogger Awards ballot


The Cardinal Blogger awards is one of my favorite projects of the United Cardinal Bloggers.  Not only do we get one more opportunity to talk about the players and games, it is the one time of the year when we … Continue reading

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The Little Things: Kyle Lohse


In a season full of big wins, big disappointments, big comebacks and a big World Series Championship, sometimes it is important to take a step back and take a look at some of the little things that made all of … Continue reading

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The Little Things: Ryan Theriot


In a season full of big wins, big disappointments, big comebacks and a big World Series Championship, sometimes it is important to take a step back and take a look at some of the little things that made all of … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Teams


It was the best of teams, it was the worst of teams, it was the age of veterans, it was the age of youth, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of frustration, it was the season … Continue reading

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The Phillies lost the NLDS, to the Cardinals ?


As strange as that may seem to some, it did in fact happen.   Along the way, fans of both the Cardinals and Phillies were treated some some of the best baseball their respective teams can play.   There was pitching galore, … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Kyle Lohse


It wasn’t the greatest of his starts in 2011, but the veteran right hander was able to keep his team in the game long enough for the offense to wake up.  Thanks to some timely hitting by David Freese, Skip … Continue reading

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Viva el Baby Birdos


If you haven’t had a chance to read our friend Erika’s excellent article at Baseball Digest titled Up Close and Personal: The Beauty of a Minor League Fan Experience, stop reading this immediately and do so now.  I’ll wait. I’ve … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Kyle Lohse


On Sunday, August 15, 2010, Kyle Lohse will make his first start  in 85 days.   The Cardinals right hander’s last start was on May 22, almost one year since being hit in retaliation by Kansas City reliever Ron Mahay. The … Continue reading

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