Tag Archives: Matt Holliday

ScooterGate!


Game Two of the National League Championship series was a wild affair, but perhaps for the wrong reasons.  Let me explain. In the top of the first inning, Carlos Beltran walks.  Matt Holliday follows that with a single to left … Continue reading

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Jumping on the Peter Bourjos Bandwagon


The last days leading up to the non-waiver trade deadline may be the most exciting time in the entire baseball season.   In the coming days, fates of several franchises will be determined as buyers and sellers each try to make … Continue reading

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Matt Adams and the upcoming trade deadline


It was nearly two years ago to the day that I wrote Would you trade your top draft choice   as speculation of a Shelby Miller for Roy Oswalt deal spread across blogs and twitter timelines faster than the wildfire … 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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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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The Little Things: Allen Craig


In a season full of big wins, huge disappointments, unbelievable comebacks and a thrilling World Series Championship, sometimes it is important to take a step back and take a look at a few of the little things that made all … 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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Bad Calls don’t mean Bad Umpires


For a few moments, it appeared that the Texas Rangers were having their own Don Denkinger moment.  In the fourth inning of Game Three of the 2011 World Series, Matt Holliday grounded into what looked like a sure double play.   … Continue reading

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Dear Albert


Dear Albert, Please sign a contract extension with the Cardinals following the World Series. Instead of pleading, I’m going to appeal to your logical side.   That pragmatic voice of reason that I know governs your world.   Yep, that’s the Albert … Continue reading

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TBS – The Braun Station


Baseball fans everywhere should keep Ernie Johnson and his family in their thoughts and prayers.   It has been a very difficult time for the Johnson family, first losing their father in August.   Now, their son’s battle with muscular dystrophy will … Continue reading

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