Most U.S. residents are aware that today, April 15, is the day we all must file our income tax return (if we haven't already). Probably not as many of us are cognizant of the fact that it's also the anniversary of the day in 1947 when Jackie Robinson integrated Major League Baseball. On this occasi ... More >>
The rosters for the Major League All-Star Game were announced yesterday, and the Cardinals did pretty well for themselves. Rafael Furcal made it in as the starter at shortstop for the National League, Yadier Molina is going as the backup catcher, and Lance Lynn was selected to join the pitching staf ... More >>
Yesterday I gave my predictions for individual award in the upcoming season. Today we turn our attention to larger matters. Team matters. This season actually promises an entirely new level of intrigue, due to the presence of an extra wild card team from each league. Whether you like the new de ... More >>
Bud Selig, the man in charge of not only the draft, but all of baseball, in fact. Really inspires confidence, eh? With the MLB draft just mere hours away, I thought I might try to roundup at least a few of the names I think the Cardinals just might be interested in calling. These aren't all first ... More >>
Clearly, things like this are just part of the fun. So by now we've all seen the video, and heard the comments from all parties involved. We've heard from Jim Joyce, and Tigers' manager Jim Leyland, and Armando Gallaraga himself, the man who was robbed of the perfect game himself. We've even ... More >>
I attended the All-Star Game last night, and I went as both a journalist and a fan. The journalist side of me wanted to see good baseball, interesting stories, and a professional production from the St. Louis Cardinals. The fan side of me wanted to see the National League finally fucking win somethi ... More >>
A billboard hoisted Wednesday on I-70, one mile west of Lindbergh Boulevard, warns travelers that hot dogs can kill you. Don't drive off the road when you see this billboard on I-70. "It's to get the attention of people traveling to St. Louis to attend the All-Star Game on the fourteenth," explains ... More >>
Joe theorizes why the Cards have gotten so many "Get Out of Jail Free" cards.
Jellyman asks for an update on the pension Prince Joe never got.
Ian cheers his lowly team from a high-class sports bar
Joe to Hank Aaron: Don't sell out! Back Barry!
Why didn't the Cardinals skipper take more heat for his DUI?
Baseball's bad boy is now doing the Lord's work in O'Fallon, Missouri. How long will that last?
Week of February 1, 2007
Week of January 11, 2007
Unreal checks back in with our favorite Filipino beauty queen, fiddles around with a $10,000 custom violin and encounters a blogger who's moved back in with Mom. Plus: One very pissed off Cardinals fan.
Week of October 26, 2006
Week of April 20, 2006
Week of March 16, 2006
Week of January 19, 2006
Week of August 24, 2005
Week of August 3, 2005
Strategy, heartbreak, and joy inside the mind of a minor-league hitting coach
Week of July 27, 2005
Unreal visits a holistic beauty shop, discovers the synergy between consulting groups and Playboy Playmates and checks out a local blogger's anti-Valentine's Day party. Plus: Was it really just the Milky Ways, Willie?
Where was Joe Henry when Major League Baseball coughed up money for ex-Negro Leaguers? In the dark.
Week of January 14, 2004
At the end of a star-crossed season, Cardinal Nation still doesn't know where the Redbirds will roost after they leave Busch
Cardinals owner William DeWitt Jr. catches up with an old friend
Owners' Closed Books
Whitey Herzog takes a vicious swing at money-driven modern baseball, where only the wealthy win -- and the fans always lose