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This Week in Cardinals Nation: Episode 19

Each week, the Cardinals Nation Show brings viewers to the lighter side of baseball. Here are a few highlights from the July 26th episode.

Cardinals Utilize New High Tech Security at Cardinals Clubhouse… 76 more words

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Springbok Sevens shift into gear for momentous season

·         Several players released for Absa Currie Cup duty

·         Pre-season plans include two international tournaments

The Springbok Sevens squad will play in two pre-season tournaments as they prepare for a historic campaign which includes a bigger, revamped HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series and the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil. 277 more words

Preview

Brooklyn Youth Baseball Team Headed To World Series Thanks To Community Donations

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Brooklyn youth baseball team is headed to the World Series, all thanks to support and donations from the community.

But, the dreams of the Bonnie Braves almost didn’t happen. 310 more words

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Wednesday's Book Review: "Matty—An American Hero"

Matty—An American Hero: Christy Mathewson of the New York Giants. By Ray Robinson. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.

Ray Robinson is a sports journalist and editor, and this book is very much in the genre of many other conventional sports biographies. 419 more words

History

"Baseball is full of Authenticated instances of Woman’s Influence over it"

In 1905, The Washington Evening Star said:

“The unwritten history of baseball is full of authenticated instances of woman’s influence over it…Not infrequently a sweetheart’s or a wife’s objections to the game cause a star to forsake the diamond for work for which he is not fitted in the least degree, and at which he makes only a living at best.

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Why the Royals Still Won't Win the World Series

Reports have come out claiming that Johnny Cueto has been traded by the Kansas City Royals. While the deal is still developing, I thought we need to investigate this acquisition. 443 more words

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John Smoltz - Hall of Fame facts about his career

It is not all about the facts, but in Baseball we easily focus there. John, inducted into the Hall of Fame on July 26, 2015, had an amazing career. 129 more words

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