TOP 10 Prospect News: Archer Promoted to Durham

Tampa Bay Rays - Chris Archer

Tampa Bay Rays #3 prospect, RHP Chris Archer, has been promoted to the AAA Durham Bulls.  Seriously, doesn’t every mound visit by the Bulls pitching coach have to consist of candlesticks??  Sorry, Bull Durham is one of my top 5 […]

The Rays plan with Hellickson

Tampa Bay Rays - Jeremy Hellickson

First Things First: Jeremy Hellickson’s actions in this picture looks just like every person, player and/or fan of the Rays anytime Tampa is coming to bat. The Tampa Bay Rays have said since spring training that rookie RHP Jeremy Hellickson […]

BJ Upton is back in the starting lineup tonight

Tampa Bay Rays - BJ Upton2

Toronto – Tampa Bay Rays Centerfielder BJ Upton is back in the starting lineup tonight for the 1st time since straining his shoulder on Monday night versus the Detroit Tigers.  Upton injured his shoulder reaching for a ball driven into […]

Barring a setback, Wainwright 2 year option to be exercised by Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals - Adam Wainwright & Albert Pujols

St. Louis Cardinals General Manager John Mozeliak said on Thursday night, “There is no reason for us not to assume it.”  Mozeliak was talking about the 2 year $21 Million option that the Cardinals organization has to make a decision […]

Scouting and Drafting for the Cardinals = EPIC FAIL

Cleveland Indians - Chris Perez

The St. Louis Cardinals have not had a #1 pick become a “star” in Major League Baseball since either 1998 5th overall pick JD Drew or 2006 42nd pick (supplemental draft) RHP Chris Perez.  Was Drew really a star??  Not […]

Cobb rejoins Rays and says Ribs…I had Ribs for lunch – that’s why I’m doing this

Tampa Bay Rays - Alex Cobb

First Things First:  I do not have confirmation that Alex Cobb really said that after rejoining the Tampa Bay Rays after surgery…but if you are a fan of the Movie “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” I can guarantee that […]

Wainwright getting stronger day by day

St. Louis Cardinals - Adam Wainwright

On Monday, the ace of the St. Louis Cardinals staff coming into the season, Adam Wainwright, threw the ball about 120 feet 50 times.  In February, Wainwright had Tommy John surgery and the day that happened – the Cardinals 2011 […]

Cardinals attendance takes a big hit in 2011

Busch Stadium II

One of the St. Louis Cardinals easiest jobs has to be in ticket sales.  Since 1998, the Cardinals have drawn more than 3 million fans in every season except 2003 (they fell a little less than 90,000 of hitting the […]

The Cardinals Organization is Sooo Frustrating

Kyle Lohse

Sorry St. Louis Cardinals fans…I need to vent for a sec….and is there really a better spot than here? So…the Cards are in the Bottom of the 5th at Busch Stadium against possibly the best left-handed pitcher in baseball, Clayton […]

Shelby Miller is back

St. Louis Cardinals - Shelby Miller

Springfield, MO – St. Louis Cardinals #1 prospect, RHP Shelby Miller, is back from suspension and will start for AA Springfield tonight.  Miller had been suspended since August 16th due to “violations of team policy.” According to sources, there was […]

BJ Upton is Day to Day after crashing into The Trop wall

Tampa Bay Rays - BJ Upton

The Detroit Tigers defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2 last night at The Trop…behind another strong performance from Cy Young Award winner to be Justin Verlander.  Verlander is now 19-5 with still about 6 weeks to go in the season.  […]

Cardinals record in Aug/Sept in the last 6 years…Not Good…Time to clean house

St. Louis Cardinals - Larussa, DeWitt & Mozeliak

There has been a lot of rumbling out there about how Tony Larussa’s grinding ways can really wear a team down throughout the season.  So, trying to find a way to support Larussa – I went back to look at […]