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A Base Ball Weekend in the 1800’s

American baseball has come a long way in the last 150+ years. Everything involved in the game has been changed or altered to get the baseball atmosphere that we enjoy today. Even though the concept of hitting a tiny ball and running around the bases hasn’t changed, every other detail of the game has been […]

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Flashback: Remembering the Silver Bullets

The Colorado Silver Bullets, the last all-women’s professional baseball team, took the field for the first time twenty years ago.

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The St. Louis Cardinals vs. the Unknown Rookie: April 24, 2004

The St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers would match up 10 years ago today in a game that would wind up an anomaly in Major League Baseball.

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Flopps: The 8 Bit Baseball Card

Craig Robinson is the author behind one of the best infographic style books I have ever read, Flip Flop Fly Ball. Where the book left off, the website took over.

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Yahoo: The Best Athletes In St. Louis History

I recently wrote a piece for Yahoo Sports naming my choices for the “10 Greatest Athletes In St. Louis Sports History”. As with any list of that nature, it can seem incomplete and open to a lot of debate among fans.

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The Hall Of Very Good Adds Two Members

On Monday, July 29, The Hall of Very Good™ opened its proverbial doors to two new members…two-time National League MVP, Atlanta Braves legend Dale Murphy and former Pittburgh Pirates World Series hero Steve Blass.

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Cubs Continue Moving and Shaking

One of the most intriguing teams over the next few weeks will be the Chicago Cubs.

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On The Eve Of “42” Home Release, Racism Is Alive And Well

Recent events seem to suggest that the world has not changed as much as one would hope.

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Free Baseball Bonanza

Congratulations to the UCLA Bruins. They became the 2013 NCAA Men’s College Baseball Champions.

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St. Louis Cardinals have big opportunity with new Hall of Fame

Seven years after the Cardinals moved into the new stadium, Ballpark Village is finally taking shape beyond the leftfield wall.

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