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Why baseball won't be the same without Vin Scully

For any number of reasons, baseball remains the one sport where comparisons between players of different generations can’t be dismissed out of hand.

Today’s baseball players are surely more physically gifted than those of the 1900’s, but since the game is basically being played now as it was then (save for the designated hitter), it’s still possible for a guy who hit and threw in the 20’s to be better than someone who hits and throws now. 664 more words

No. 7 proved lucky for Hall of Fame inductee

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — One of the many distinctions Mickey Mantle had in his legendary career was that for 45 years he was the only player who wore No. 317 more words

On This Day In Baseball History: July 25, 1962

At Sportsman’s Park St. Louis legend Stan Musial passes Mel Ott for most all-time RBIs in the National League. Musial’s record-setting RBIs came off a two-run homer off of… 47 more words


Reading List: July 2015

Whoa. Hey, it’s been a while, sorry.

Let’s get this blog (re)started with a reading update. Haven’t done one of these in a couple of years, but for those of you who followed this thread in the past ( 788 more words


Draft Day

We separated our draft between position players and pitchers so that in both respects the teams will be balanced. We started with the position players. As… 224 more words

This Week in Cardinals Nation: July 5, 2015

Each week, the Cardinals Nation Show brings viewers to the lighter side of baseball. Here are a few highlights from the July 5th episode.

Fans Can Dance at Busch as Part of the Pom, Cheer and Dance Program    95 more words


Louisville Slugger honors Cardinals, Royals greats during weekend series

ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)-Another sellout crowd is expected downtown Sunday at Busch Stadium as the Cardinals take on the Kansas City Royals. Two of the teams’ all-time greats are being remembered in a special way at the ballpark as part of events that commemorate the 1985 World Series that pitted the two teams against one another. 130 more words