Tagged: st. louis cardinals

Traub: Don't Blame St. Louis Cardinals For Abusing Imperfect MLB Playoff Structure

by Todd Traub 10/22/2012 8:35 am

The Major League Baseball playoff format is what it is: an imperfect system that leaves out teams who performed better than some postseason clubs. Let's consider a better way to make that long regular season count.

Arkansas Boasts Long Tradition Of Producing Quality Running Backs

by Evin Demirel 7/16/2012 12:00 am

On a national scale, Arkansas high school football has always hit above its weight. And for nearly a century, the state’s best punch has been its running backs.

Traub: Ray Winder Field Wall Takes One Last Hit

by Todd Traub 7/11/2012 10:02 am

The vintage ballpark's demolition continues this week as the outfield wall, Ray Winder's signature feature, is brought down. It used to protect traffic, now it is stopping traffic, while the demolition can't stop the memories.

Jim Harris: St. Louis Cardinals Flying High At Clinton Presidential Library

by Jim Harris 3/28/2012 10:00 pm

It's an easy reminder, when the Great Hall of the Clinton Presidential Center and Library is filled with folks, many in St. Louis baseball regalia, that this is still Cardinals country.

Enjoy Free Spring Break Activities at Clinton Presidential Center This Week

by Karen Martin 3/19/2012 7:12 am

Free activities relating to the exhibit Play Ball! The St. Louis Cardinals are going on this week at the Clinton Presidential Center, 1200 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock.

Don't Miss Spring Break at the Clinton Center March 19-24

by Little Rock Family Staff 3/15/2012 11:22 am

During the school recess, the Clinton Center's Garden View Room will be a hotspot for young spring breakers -- especially baseball fans.

Hall of Famer Lou Brock Kicks Off Opening of Cardinals Exhibit at Clinton Library

by Jim Harris 3/2/2012 10:49 am

You probably don't have to be a St. Louis Cardinals fan to enjoy the new temporary exhibit at the William J. Clinton Presidential Center. But Cardinals fans around Arkansas might be excused if they go a little crazy about the exhibit that officially opens Saturday. "Play Ball! The St. Louis Cardinals," is a celebration of the nation's pastime. And, to kick things off right, the Center is bringing in El Dorado native and former Cardinals great Lou Brock on Friday at 6 p.m. to speak.

Play Ball! The St. Louis Cardinals On Display at Clinton Presidential Center

by Karen Martin 3/2/2012 6:35 am

Play Ball! The St. Louis Cardinals, continuing through Sept. 16, brings decades of baseball memorabilia to the Clinton Presidential Center. Admission is $3-$7.

Could Pujols To Los Angeles Be A Plus For Local Baseball Fans?

by 12/8/2011 10:28 am

Albert Pujols has reportedly agreed to a 10-year deal with the Los Angeles Angels. That’s bad news for local St. Louis Cardinals fans, who were hoping Pujols would finish out his career there. That got us wondering: Could Pujols’ new home be a plus for local baseball fans at some point?


by Tre Baker 11/14/2011 8:14 am

St. Louis next season will be the Mike Matheny Group.

Cardinals Choose Mike Matheny as La Russa's Successor

by The Associated Press 11/14/2011 8:13 am

Mike Matheny, a former catcher with the Cardinals who had been a minor league instructor, will be introduced as Tony La Russa's successor at a news conference Monday.

La Russa Announces Retirement After Leading St. Louis To World Series

by Chris Bahn 10/31/2011 10:20 am

Tony La Russa retired as manager of the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday, three days after winning a dramatic, seven-game World Series against the Texas Rangers. The 67-year-old La Russa announced his retirement at a news conference at Busch Stadium.

Jim Harris: Hogs DE Flowers Blooms In Second Half at Oxford, And Defense Needs Him

by Jim Harris 10/26/2011 3:00 pm

In a game that turned on just a handful of second-half plays, and nearly turned back against the Arkansas Razorbacks at the end, UA freshman defensive end Trey Flowers made one of the biggest in Oxford, Miss., last Saturday.

World Series Shows A Split in What Was 'Cardinal Country'

by Tre Baker 10/21/2011 8:23 am

Even before evening the World Series, the Rangers have been making inroads in Arkansas.

Cliff Lee

by Tre Baker 10/3/2011 9:08 am

Phillies pitcher makes a rare appearance in the Outhouse.

Miller Park

by Tre Baker 8/3/2011 8:57 am

Tony La Russa says the lights are too bright deep in the heart of Milwaukee.

Cliff Lee Shuts Out Cardinals in Phillies' 4-0 Win

by The Associated Press 6/23/2011 10:17 am

Throw out the fourth inning, and Kyle Lohse might've been every bit as dominating as Cliff Lee. No do-overs allowed for the St. Louis Cardinals' right-hander, who matched a season high with eight innings in a 4-0 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night. The outing was marred by a sequence of four at-bats in which Lohse allowed homers to Jimmy Rollins and Ryan Howard.

McClellan Strong in Cardinals' Loss to Phillies

by The Associated Press 6/22/2011 8:38 am

Kyle McClellan bounced back from a pair of poor starts with seven strong innings, leaving with a one-run lead over the Philadelphia Phillies. The bullpen spoiled it by imploding in the eighth, giving up nine runs in a 10-2 loss on Tuesday night.

Former Razorback Zack Cox Called Up To AA Springfield Cardinals

by Chris Bahn 5/24/2011 12:10 pm

Zack Cox has heard a lot of folks talk about his progression with the St. Louis Cardinals organization the last month. Today Cox got tangible proof of how the Cardinals feel about him as a prospect. St. Louis is moving Cox to Class AA Springfield. Cox, a former Razorback, was picked last year as the No. 25 player in the MLB Draft and should be making his way through Arkansas soon.

Cardinals' Zack Cox Progressing With Palm Beach; St. Louis Reunites With Jess Todd

by Chris Bahn 5/23/2011 11:09 am

Former Razorback Zack Cox, now with the Cardinals’ A affiliate in Palm Beach is, beginning to live up to the billing. He has batted at or near .400 for much of the month and has a .333 batting average overall. Plus he leads the minor league Cardinals in hits (54), runs (21), and total bases (71).