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Go Crazy Folks vs Adios, Goodbye and Maybe That’s a Winner


As the members of the United Cardinal Bloggers post their top five iconic moments in Cardinals history, Jack Buck’s famous “Go Crazy Folks” call has made more than one appearance.   And it should, it is certainly an iconic moment.   If … Continue reading

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The Cards have done far worse than what Pujols just did to them


Yes, the last few months have been something of a roller coaster for the emotions of Cardinals fans.   The final resolution of the Colby Rasmus drama, the disillusion of early August, the hope of September and awe of October.   Throw … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why We Should All Move On


After nearly completing a nice article where I suggested that we all hold off judgment on Albert Pujols, he signs a contract with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.  So much for all of the nice things I had written … Continue reading

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Jason Motte, meet Bruce Sutter


In Game Two of the 2011 World Series, Jason Motte was called on to protect a teeny tiny one run lead in the ninth.  Jaime Garcia had pitched a gem of a game through the first seven innings, and Tony … Continue reading

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Thank you, Colby Rasmus


I know what you are thinking.  With a title like that, you might be expecting some sort of twisted last minute jab at the expense of the Cardinals former center fielder. No, this is not one of those times, I … Continue reading

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Why Colby Rasmus should hit leadoff


If one of the manager’s main criticisms of Colby Rasmus in 2010 is that he occasionally gets homer happy, then why continue putting him in a slugging spot in the lineup ?   That doesn’t make any sense, whatsoever. In … Continue reading

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Adam Wainwright's Completely Dominating First Half of 2010


While much is being made about 2010 being the year of the pitcher, Adam Wainwright is quietly putting together quite a season, showing why he has become the ace of the Cardinals pitching staff.  Well, maybe not so quietly as … Continue reading

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October 13, 1985


It has been three years since the Whitey Herzog managed St. Louis Cardinals shocked the baseball world by beating the seemingly invincible Milwaukee Brewers in the 1982 World Series. While those Cardinals were labeled as the Running Rabbits, they were … Continue reading

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