5:21 AM EDT, Fri May 06, 2016
Viva El Birdos 20 hours ago

On Rick Ankiel, Carlos Martinez, and now Alex Reyes

The Cardinals have been fortunate to develop premium starting pitching over the years. Alex Reyes projects to continue this trend. With the undisputed top organizational prospect Alex Reyes set to return from suspension by the end of this month, let's take a closer look at how the 21-year-old flame-throwing righty compares to two other Cardinals pitchers who were once nationally-regarded prospects themselves. I must note that the motivation behind putting together such an article stemmed from Steven McNeil's article on Reyes and "Blogger Day" over at Fansided's Redbird Rants. Four days...
Viva El Birdos Apr 8, 2016

Cardinals news and notes: Fire in Atlanta, Sweep in Pittsburgh, and Pujols

Remembering the fire at Fulton County Stadium as well as yesterday at VEB The Cardinals had the evening off as they headed to Atlanta for a weekend series. I am taking a family road trip and will be in attendance for Sunday's game and am anticipating something interesting because there have been some strange moments at Cardinals/Braves games throughout the years. There was Rick Ankiel imploding in the third inning in Game 1 of the 2000 NLDS. There was also the controversial infield fly rule during the Wild Card game in 2012. But one of the stranger events happened on July 20, 1993, at old...

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