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New Bodies Coming; Old Bodies Going

The process of creating the 2015 Cardinals continued with two significant moves on Tuesday. Matt Belisle, a RH relief pitcher, was signed to a one year deal worth 3.5M. While at the non-tender deadline last night Daniel Descalso was not offered a contract, effectively ending his time with the Cardinals and making him a free-agent. […]

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Reviewing the 2015 STL Cardinals Promotional Giveaways

There will be 45 freebies at Cardinals games in 2015. You can see the entire roster: LINK HERE As is life, there are some good promo items, some meh promo items and some stinker promo items. We’ve combed through the list and dug out the dates you should be circling on your calendar for the […]

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Original St. Louis Cardinals Art From Stephen Burkett

Maybe it was all the Cyber Monday deals yesterday that got me thinking about gift giving. After all, we’ll have the 12 days of ‘Cardinals Crapmas’ coming up later this month. But if you’re in the mood to give the gift of art, friend of the site

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Tidbits

1) Winter Warm-Up Tickets are on sale now. They’re $40 for fans 16 and over. $15 for fans 5-15. $0 for fans 5 and under. If you have an active military, police or fireman’s ID, you can get 1 free pass (must get in person). The Warm-Up will be JAN 17-19 @ the Hyatt Regency […]

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It Is Thanksgiving

When you’re on the internet, you have to feed the beast. Little dudes like us can miss posting new content for a day (or three) without much blowback. And by much, I mean any. You 8 are very, very polite. But other sites? No rest. Even on Thanksgiving. That’s why you’ve been served up a […]

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Happy Skanksgiving Everybody!

Ed Note: This article was originally published in 2008 on Cards Diaspora by Mountain Fresh (nee Fresh WC) after the devastating news that Rusty’s, an Edwardsville IL ‘Skanksgiving’ tradition was shuttered. For whatever reason, this article got put up in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013 and by giving it some run again, we’ve created […]

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Chris Carpenter To “Take A Break” From Duties With Cardinals

From the New Hampshire Union-Leader via Redbird Rants, Chris Carpenter will be “taking a break” from his duties at a Special Assistant to the General Manager of the Cardinals. In a January 2014 report by the Post-Dispatch: Mozeliak announced this morning that they came to an agreement on a position, one that would not be […]

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New Cardinals Player Has A Cooking Blog & YouTube Channel

The Cardinals made a move on Thursday to acquire IF Ty Kelly from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for RHP Sam Gaviglio. Kelly was also added to the Cardinals 40-man roster. Finally. A Kelly is back in St. Louis. Cardinal fans love Kelly’s. The trade in and of itself isn’t huge news. Kelly looks like […]

The Friday Links

The Friday Links + ILoveMakonnen

Some things we spend money on are necessary evils. I don’t like sending the power company money, but I also, you know, like light. Other things, though? Steals. Don’t tell the good people at Spotify that 9.99/month is pretty much the best deal I got going. Just copious amounts of music all day every day. […]

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Santa And Fredbird Want To Cook You Eggs At Ballpark Village

Family friendly posts… they’re what we’re known for, right? The Cardinals don’t want to leave any dollar left in your pocket any child unappreciated during the holiday season and have announced that for the first time, Santa Claus will be visiting Ballpark Village this December to hang with Fredbird and serve you custom omelets. Here’s […]

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Bill Mueller Hired As Cardinals Assistant Hitting Coach

The most recent memory many Cardinals fans have of Bill Mueller is his .429 batting average and 8 total bases against St. Louis in the 2004 World Series. 10 years later, he joins the team he help dismember as the assistant hitting coach serving under John Mabry. The former (2003) AL batting champ brings a […]

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Jon Lester Will Not Be A Cardinal in 2015

So Jim Bowden has a Twitter account and posted this to it yesterday: Wha? Like Jon Lester? The real Jon Lester? The guy that this was written about on Boston.com? ESPN sabermetrician Dan Szymborski crunched some numbers and determined that Lester is actually worth $145 million over six seasons, an annual average of $24.2 million. […]

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2015 Cardinals Spring Training Information

Now that Jason Heyward is in the fold, Spring Training can’t get here soon enough. The Cardinals 28 game exhibition schedule begins on Thursday March 5th 2015. Because we exhausted every bit of off-season creativity with the posting yesterday, let’s regurgitate some talking points from the the e-mail the Cardinals just sent over: This is […]

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