Cardinals & Jon Jay Enter Into Two Year Covenant

After getting thiiiiiiiis close to arbitration, the Cardinals decided to just go ahead and sign Jon Jay to a 2 season deal on Monday and call the hearing off. From ESPN: Jay will receive a $1.25 million signing bonus and annual salaries of $3.5 million in 2015 and $6.225 million in 2016, according to a […]


RBI Baseball Is Back In 2015 – With Bruno?

After a nearly 20 year hiatus, RBI Baseball returned to gaming platforms in 2014. Today, MLB has released the teaser trailer for RBI15: If you’re like me and suck at video games, then RBI Baseball is the game for you. You play with basically 2 buttons, staying true to the Nintendo original. According to […]


Tweets Of People w/ Tony LaRussa At Pet Parade

I don’t think we need further explanation: With the Weatherbird – With this young lady – With this family – With this texter (100! Baseball emoji!) – And lastly – TLR, baby. T. L. R. Photo: Eire TV News

The Friday Links

The Friday Links + A Ramiversary

We’re cheating a bit, since the 15th anniversary of this was technically a week ago. But STILL… How much do things change in 15 years? Barring a pretty miraculous block of the move back to LA, this is the pinnacle of professional football – forever – in St. Louis. It hasn’t been easy being […]


John Lennon, Chill Bro, Hangs At Busch Stadium

No big deal. Just John Lennon being the chillest at Busch Stadium II. This gem comes via the RFT and should be made into a poster as soon as possible. Preferably already. The pic was snapped during The Beatles STL tour stop on August 21st 1966. Click on that link above to read more about […]


The “Matheny Manifesto” Book Publicity Tour Rolls On

If you’re in St. Louis and you consume any amount of media you may be noticing that Cardinals manager Mike Matheny is hard to get away from. Skip is grinding. Trying to drum up as many sales as possible for his new book ‘The Matheny Manifesto’ before he heads south to Jupiter for the start […]


Tony Can’t Quit The Cardinals: Mardi Gras Edition

We’ve chronicled the TLR ‘can’t quit the Cards’ angle before. If you care to indulge, feel free to do so at any of the links below. The 2015 Winter Warm Up – LINK HERE The evening with TLR – LINK HERE The party at Busch Stadium – LINK HERE The merchandise – LINK HERE The […]


Cool Home Video From 1938 Cards vs Cubs Game Surfaces?

So… It’s not totally confirmed that this footage is from the Cubs home opener 1938 (April 22nd to be exact), but we’ll roll with it because the video is dope. Pay no mind to the ‘1937’ opening slate, according to the article linked below. It’s the first year of the Wrigley bleachers and the iconic […]


Some Super Bowl #HotTakes

At this point in time, it’s not technically as far away from baseball season as possible, but it FEELS like it is. At least for those of us living in Chicago: Now that football season is officially over, spring has to be coming sooner than later. Oh, and happy Groundhogs Day: Let’s all be clear […]

St. Louis Cardinals quest for 2015 supremacy starts soon in Jupiter, FL

After being defeated in the 2013 World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals brushed themselves off and continued to do what they do best, which is winning. The Cardinals won the 2014 National League Central Division title again but fell to the San Francisco Giants in the National League Championship Series in five games. The Cardinals […]

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Check Out Mike Matheny’s Former Wildwood Home Now For Sale

Mike Matheny’s “Dream Home” is up for sale again. Our friends over at the Riverfront Times noticed the MLS listing for 2034 Joes Way in Wildwood and recognized it as the the property that Matheny sold to help pay down debt he accrued in a Chesterfield Valley real estate deal gone sour. PHOTOS: LINK HERE […]


USWNT Coming To Busch Stadium

News came out this weekend and the Cardinals made it official today… the US Women’s National Team will play a tune-up to the Women’s World Cup at Busch Stadium on Saturday April 4th. Yes, we’re talking about soccer. The relevant portions of the press release before we get to the sad news: The St. Louis […]