The St. Louis Cardinals opened the season in a competitive fashion in Arizona, splitting the first two games of the series, before dropping the final contest in a long, 16 inning affair last night. Here is a wrap on the series with three details from inside the series to walk away with.
After more than a year of anxious anticipation, Kansas City Royals fans finally saw (via an Internet box score) Bubba Starling in action.
Coming off of an opening weekend trip at an even .500, the Kansas City Royals have not played up to par in the first homestand of the year.
What was sad, was how terrible the Twins were playing.
The Royals and Cardinals closer, known for his submarine delivery and 80 mph fastball, was more poet than pitcher. Contributing writer John Lofflin takes a look back at the life of Quiz.
October 19, 1985: The Cardinals defeated the Royals 3-1 in Game 1 of the 1985 World Series.