“I’m not saying I’m not a baseball fan. However, my first obligation is to the taxpayers of the city of St. Louis,” Treasurer Jones said.
An Illinois town’s little league program is raffling off an AR-15 assault rifle to raise money.
Some items may end up in future Hall of Fame planned for Ballpark Village.
For the sixteenth time in franchise history and the ninth straight season, the Cardinals drew over 3 million fans during the season. With a 5.4% increase over last year, the team averaged 40,273, which ranks 6th in MLB.
MoDOT: If Cards host Washington Sunday, 64 will stay open.
Hisashi Iwakuma gets the Angels on Tuesday, which could be a tough matchup, but the Angels could be eliminated by that game as well.
There are two main reasons for optimism with Kyle Seager down the stretch. First, he’s regained his power stroke in September, with nine extra base hits (three homers) resulting in a .305/.345/.488 line.
After 517 plate appearances, it seems safe to say Norichika Aoki is mostly for real. The 30-year-old Japanese import has a .289/.359/.430 line this season, including 68 runs and 26 stolen bases.
Justin Morneau’s season has not come with much fanfare. It’s understandable – he’s a former MVP first baseman and he’s hitting just .277/.337/.473. But with today’s offensive environment, his 122 OPS+ is equal to his 2007 All-Star campaign.
Jurickson Profar got a spot start for Ian Kinsler and opened his career with a bang, homering and doubling in his first two at-bats, respectively.