Yadi v Albert: Pitchers’ Duel

I’m sure you saw that Albert Pujols made his pitching debut for the Cardinals on May 15th in a blowout game against the Giants. Apparently, there was some smack talk between future Hall-of-Famers in the dugout afterwards, with Yadier Molina informing Pujols that he would have fared better. Or would he? A week later, Yadi…… Continue reading Yadi v Albert: Pitchers’ Duel

Jon Jay Signs With Cubs – 1 year 8 Million

Outfielder Jon Jay signed with the Cubs on a 1 year 8 million dollar deal here-forth known as the Dexter Fowler deal. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfcNIY098Ok   Jay missed nearly two months of the 2016 season with a broken forearm that was sustained when he was hit by a pitch, but he was productive when he was healthy…… Continue reading Jon Jay Signs With Cubs – 1 year 8 Million

Did You See That? (4/19/2016)

Welcome back to the second edition of Did You See That Ludicrous Display Last Night?  And if you don’t get the reference, we can no longer be friends.  So there’s that.  Still No Orioles games last night, so I had to wallow in self pity and go to bed early.  But don’t you worry, when…… Continue reading Did You See That? (4/19/2016)

The Most Wonderful Day of the Year

Today is a great many things. I found out it is Pony Express Day. American Circus Day. Fish Fingers and Custard Day. Armenian Appreciation Day. But most importantly, it is my favorite holiday of all: Opening Day. I’m guessing it may be yours too? There are THREE real actual Major League Baseball games that count…… Continue reading The Most Wonderful Day of the Year

Jhonny Peralta Could Miss 2-3 Months with Thumb Injury

The Cards just took a pretty serious blow in losing starting Short Stop Jhonny Peralta with a reported torn ligament in his left thumb.  Peralta is traveling back to St. Louis to receive a second opinion on the injury and is contemplating surgery. Any lengthy absence for Peralta would be a blow to a Cardinals…… Continue reading Jhonny Peralta Could Miss 2-3 Months with Thumb Injury