It is far from a secret that the glory days of there being a deep African-American population on Major League Baseball rosters have passed. Whether a renaissance is possible in a game that hit its lowest percentage of African-American players since the integration of the game in the late ’40s last year is tied to a number of factors, but as the decline has regularly continued in recent years, the signs are not particularly encouraging...
Spring training offers a preview of what the 2014 season holds for the teams around Major League Baseball. It also gives a glimpse of the future of the organizations as prospects take the field and show off their talents in front of the big league coaching staffs.
A week from today, the Cardinal Winter Warm Up will be underway in downtown St. Louis at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch. The three day event is the premier Cardinal fan event of the year, with appearances from the current team, Hall of Famers and former players alike.
Miguel Tejada is towards the end of his career and is still producing at least at a marginal rate.
Check out photos of Busch Stadium as it is converted from a baseball stadium to a soccer field.