Tag Archives: Stan Musial

Cards take 2 of 3 from Reds after Opening Day jitters—Motte probably done for 2013

There seems to be something about Opening Day in St. Louis that adds to the pressure on the players.  The Cardinals are now 1-6 in their last 7 home openers.  I think a little of it has to do with … Continue reading

Posted in April2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Remembering Stan Musial and comparing him to some of MLB’s greatest players

I wanted to watch every special I could, tune in to every radio station and listen to stories shared by others until I decided to write about Stan Musial’s death.  When high profile athletes die, people normally speak out about … Continue reading

Posted in Jan2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Cards baseball takes a backseat to the passing of Lil Musial

I was going to talk today about the series in which the Cards took 2 of 3 from the Pittsburgh Pirates, until I saw the news this morning. Stan Musial’s wife, Lil, passed away yesterday at the age of 91. … Continue reading

Posted in May2012 | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Contest from A&E for Baseball’s Greatest Games: 2011 World Series Game 6 Blu-ray

Suzanne Dobson from A&E has once again reached out to the UCB to let us give away another collectable piece from 2011. This time, there will be 3 winners who will each receive a copy of Baseball’s Greatest Games: 2011 … Continue reading

Posted in April2012 | Tagged | 5 Comments

Albert Pujols Part 2

First, I’m glad the Cards re-signed Rafael Furcal.  His defense was a key part in turning the season around.  I hope the Cards continue to make defense at shortstop a priority in the future, especially as long as the pitch … Continue reading

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