What were you thinking, Cardinals?

Cardinals GM John Mozeliak woke up yesterday with a huge hole in his lineup but with his pockets unexpectedly full. Or was it unexpected? Some people are speculating that the Cardinals never intended to keep Pujols, knowing that the long term contract he wanted would devastate the team in the long run. That’s why they [...]

December 9, 2011  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Sports, St. Louis Cardinals  No Comments

What were you thinking, Albert?

Cardinal Nation is a sad, heartbroken place today. Albert Pujols, centerpiece of the St. Louis Cardinals for the past 11 years, face of the franchise and, in many ways, the city, has chosen to leave St. Louis and the only team he has ever played for to go to southern California and play instead for [...]

December 8, 2011  Tags: , , ,   Posted in: Sports, St. Louis Cardinals  7 Comments

Cardinals win big; take 2-1 lead

For two nights Allen Craig played the part of the hero for St. Louis. Tonight things returned to their natural order. In a game with 23 total runs scored, this night was all about one man – Albert Pujols. Records are nothing new to Albert Pujols. He has been setting records his whole career. And [...]

October 22, 2011  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Sports, St. Louis Cardinals  No Comments

Best and Worst

As I write the Cardinals are hanging on to the lead vs the Astros in their last game of the season. It’s 8-0, bottom of the ninth. Barring a collapse of epic proportions, the Cards will have put themselves in position to at least tie for the NL Wild Card. Others have written about how [...]

September 28, 2011  Tags: ,   Posted in: Sports, St. Louis Cardinals  No Comments