2011 Predictions

AL East Winner - Redsox (#1 Seed) AL Central Winner - Tigers AL West Winner - Rangers AL Wildcard - Rays NL East Winner - Phillies (#1 Seed) NL Central Winner - Cardinals NL West Winner - Rockies NL Wildcard - Braves NL Winner - Rockies AL Winner - Redsox WS Winner - Rockies (in […] Read More

Opening Day Lineup Revealed!

The Post-Dispatch has posted the Cardinals' planned Opening Day lineup for tomorrow's afternoon game against the San Diego Padres. You can catch the game at 3:15 pm Cardinals time (central time zone) on ESPN.The Cardinals will be facing the Padres' Tim Stauffer tomorrow. Stauffer, 28, has racked up some service time on the major league […] Read More

Opening Day Roster Set

According to Derrick Goold, the final two players have been sent out of major league camp to set the Cardinals' Opening Day roster. Those two players would be Fernando Salas and Nick Stavinoha.Salas, 25, was heavily expected to get the final bullpen spot after Miguel Batista secured the first open bullpen spot. In Spring Training, […] Read More

Youngsters in Spring Training

As Spring Training Winds down and all the Cardinals' fans are itching for Opening Day let's take a look back at how our youngsters did in Spring Training. The future of the Cards will include many of these guys, so it's always nice to know the names, what they bring to the table and how […] Read More

Cardinals’ Approval Ratings: Preseason

I am now ready to begin taking entries for the Cardinals' Approval Ratings for the Preseason Ratings. You can choose to answer just one, two, or all the ratings and questions. The players are divided based on management, position player, pitchers, minor leaguers, and then some questions about the Cardinals. The form will take entries […] Read More

Batista earns his spot

According to B.J. rains of Fox Sports Midwest, the Cardinals have notified Miguel Batista that he will be placed on the 25 man roster prior to opening day.For Batista, 40, it means that he will remain a Cardinal. He had a clause in his contract with the Cardinals that would have allowed him to be […] Read More

UCB Project: 2011 Postseason Preview

As this month's United Cardinal Bloggers network project draws to a close, I take a look at the post season. You can check out the other UCB members' posts at the site, but for me you can look at my previous predictions here on the site. I've done the AL East, Central, and West, along […] Read More

UCB Project: National League West

Each month the United Cardinal Bloggers try to do a network wide blogging project. For the month of March, our project is to preview the season. So this week at Redbird Dugout and other UCB sites will be preview week. Since I've already done the NL Central in a whole series, I'm going to skip that this […] Read More