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How Historic was Johan Santana’s No-hitter ?


On Friday night, June 1, 2012, Johan Santana wrote his name in both the Mets and MLB records books when he no-hit the St. Louis Cardinals.  It was a remarkable pitching performance, to say the least.  Teams in the National … 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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The Little Things: Brandon Dickson


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 a few of the little things that made all … Continue reading

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The Pitch, the Hit and the Call


There is a lesson to be learned from Game Six of the National League Championship Series.   It is that you don’t want that series to go to a Game Seven.   It doesn’t matter if you have your best starter on … Continue reading

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