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Oscar Taveras: A reminder that baseball is not life

Oscar Taveras

  There was a time, probably a couple of decades ago, where a popular t-shirt read “Baseball is Life … the rest is just details.” It had an image of a baseball in the middle, and there were other variations of it as well (Tennis is Life, Golf is Life, etc.) I don’t know that baseball was the most popular permutation of More...

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Clayton Kershaw
By R. Lincoln Harris On Saturday, October 4th, 2014

Adam Wainwright vs. Clayton Kershaw –19 runs scored? Seriously?

Clayton Kershaw wasn’t very Clayton Kershaw-ish on Friday. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images) The major leagues produced exactly two pitchers who won 20 games this year. Twenty wins is the magic number in some More...

Marcell Ozuna throw
By Jon Sumple On Saturday, June 21st, 2014

Highlights: Marcell Ozuna throw, Cards 3-1-3 putout

If you were in Miami or St. Louis last night, you witnessed two highly unlikely plays, which also qualify as two of the better plays in MLB this season. One for its pure athleticism and one for its jaw-dropping More...

Gregory Polanco
By Steve Randel On Friday, May 30th, 2014

Gregory Polanco vs. Oscar Taveras: Who is the better player?

Gregory Polanco and Oscar Tavares are on the verge of something big. Both prospects are from the Dominican Republic, play the outfield and swing from the left side of the plate. One is 22 years old and the other More...

St. Louis Cardinals preview
By Kevin Coughlin On Monday, March 17th, 2014
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St. Louis Cardinals preview: Youth brigade leads repeat in 2014

Michael Wacha could emerge as the current and future ace of the Cards staff. (Mark L. Baer/USA TODAY Sports) For the St. Louis Cardinals, the buzzwords are not without cause: age and depth reign. Five months removed More...

Matt Carpenter
By Tyler Maher On Monday, November 18th, 2013

St. Louis Cardinals MVP: Matt Carpenter or Yadier Molina?

Matt Carpenter was the Cardinals’ most valuable player in 2013. (Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sport) Since the MVP results were announced last Thursday, it seems all anyone wants to talk about is Miguel Cabrera More...

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