Edgar Renteria

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    October 26, 2010

    Cardinals Stuck in Routine: Rehire McGwire and Duncan for 2011

    Will leftover buns score runs next season? Ehh.​Meet the new bosses, same as the old bosses. So it shall be in the Cardinal clubhouse again in 2011, as the club has agreed on contracts with pretty much the entire coaching staff, including Dave Duncan and Mark McGwire, the only two anyone real ... More >>

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    May 1, 2009

    Baseball Card of the Week: Welcome New Cardinal Tyler Greene

    Last night, the Cardinals saw yet another young man make his major league debut for the club. By my count, that's only four on the year, certainly not up to last year's cavalcade of kids standard, but the year is still young. Tyler Greene joined David Freese, P.J. Walters, and Colby Rasmus in m ... More >>

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    March 27, 2009

    Baseball Card of the Week: Skip "2B" Schumaker

    Well, it's already gone much, much further than I ever thought it would. The Skip Schumaker Experiment at second base is going to continue in to the regular season. Of course, we all pretty much knew that by now, but having it announced by the team's General Manager sort of brings it home a bit ... More >>

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    September 15, 2008

    Ten of Baseball's Unforgettable Wild Card Teams

    Wild card season is upon us. That time of the year when the division races are mostly sewn up, and you start looking at teams from all over the league, trying to keep track of half a dozen different schedules all at once. However the Bud Selig era in baseball is eventually remembered, it will inev ... More >>

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    September 3, 2008

    Bud Smith, a No-Hitter and a Dive Bar in Kirksville, Missouri

    Do you remember where you were when Bud Smith made history? If the answer to that question is "no," don't feel bad. I realize that it's not quite on par with the day JFK got shot. But hey, it is Cardinal history, after all. On September 3rd, 2001, Bud Smith became only the 18th rookie in the his ... More >>

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    August 27, 2008
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    July 9, 2008
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    June 24, 2008

    The Detroit Tigers Primer

    And so it's on to Detroit. After a successful trip to Boston, (though the series ended on a bit of a sour note) the Cardinals now travel to the Motor City to take on the Detroit Tigers. First off, can I just say how ridiculous it is that the Cardinals have now played the Tigers three years in a ... More >>

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    June 10, 2008

    2008 Cardinals Draft Pick Analysis

    Going into this year's First Year Player Draft, the St. Louis Cardinals found themselves in a very different situation from years past. The farm system is much healthier now, and the team was in a position to draft more according to talent available, rather than constantly trying to build depth and ... More >>

  • News

    August 10, 2005

    Ask a Negro Leaguer

    Week of August 10, 2005

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    April 6, 2005

    Safe at Home

    Scandals, schmandals: We still can't wait for Opening Day!

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    October 13, 2004

    He Writes the Signs

    Maybe you haven't met Marty Prather, but you probably know his work

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 29, 2004

    Best Sports Bargain

    Upper Terrace Reserve ticket

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    April 28, 2004

    Where's Florissant?

    Some Lou denizens feel dissed by Miss USA (but Unreal still loves her!), a Pattonville student is treated criminally, and an 84-year-old grandma praises the Rams in song; plus, we clock local athletes on our gaydar

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    March 31, 2004

    Tony La Russa's Manhattan Project

    A top-secret squad of "Shadow Cardinals" improves with age at a remote training center in Kansas

  • Calendar

    January 14, 2004

    Bleed Cardinal Red

    See Redbirds in January at the eighth annual St. Louis Cardinals Winter Warm-Up

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 24, 2003
  • News

    June 18, 2003

    Reefer Badness

    There's a lot of misinformation out there: Here's more

  • News

    October 16, 2002

    Safe at Home?

    At the end of a star-crossed season, Cardinal Nation still doesn't know where the Redbirds will roost after they leave Busch

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 27, 2000
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    March 31, 1999

    Trauma Central

    Even with broken wings, the Cardinals can still fly in their weak and injury-plagued division