1. St. Louis Cardinals: Previewing the Weekend Series in Milwaukee

    This weekend the St. Louis - Milwaukee baseball rivalry will be renewed in Miller Park. The Cardinals make their return to the place where they clinched the National League pennant last October...

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  2. MLB Opening Night 2012: 5 Things We Learned About the St. Louis Cardinals

    There were two aquariums, a strange structure in the outfield, a bobblehead museum, over-the-top pregame introductions that included Brazilian dancers and Muhammad Aliā€”and then finally there was a baseball game...

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  3. San Francisco Giants: Matt Cain Contract Extension Is a Terrible Decision

    Earlier today the San Francisco Giants announced a contract extension with starting pitcher Matt Cain . The deal is worth a reported $127 million and will keep Cain in San Francisco through 2017...

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  4. 2012 NBA Draft: Who Should the Cavaliers Draft in 2012?

    Last year, the Cavaliers began their journey to recover from the horrible season that followed the departure of LeBron James ...

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  5. 2012 National Championship: Senior Darius Miller Is Becoming a Kentucky Legend

    Throughout the early part of the John Calipari era at Kentucky, Wildcat fans have witnessed a non-stop wave of NBA lottery talent come onto the Kentucky campus...

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  6. NCAA Tournament 2012: Previewing the East Regional Final

    It has been a season of adversity for the Syracuse Orange. The drama on and off the court that the Orange have faced would have destroyed most teams' seasons, but the Orange have persevered...

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  7. NCAA Tournament 2012: Previewing the West Regional Final

    Well, this is March Madness for you. In a region where it was expected to be a Michigan State vs. Missouri Elite Eight matchup, we are instead left with Louisville and Florida...

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  8. NCAA Tournament: Mizzou Seniors End Careers Bitterly, Still Much to Be Proud of

    Simply put, it was agony. And it was all because of a small school from Norfolk, Va. The Missouri Tigers were doubted by the experts all season long. They did not have enough size or strength down low, but they kept winning;They kept defying the odds...

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  9. Report: Mark Sanchez Signs 3-Year Extension, Jets Will Not Pursue Peyton Manning

    The New York Jets have reportedly extended the contract of Mark Sanchez by another three years, ultimately pulling out of the Peyton Manning sweepstakes in the process...

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  10. Report: Rams Trade No. 2 Pick to Washington in Blockbuster Deal

    The St. Louis Rams and Washington Redskins have agreed to a deal that will send the Rams' No. 2 overall pick in the 2012 draft to Washington, Jay Glazer and FoxSports .com first reported...

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  11. NCAA Tournament 2012: Predicting and Analyzing the Power Conference Tournaments

    Championship Week is already in full swing, but now it is time for the Power Six Conference tournaments. For the top teams in the country it is their last chance to improve their ...

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  12. LeBron James: Hate and Criticism Towards James Has Gone Too Far

    I truly believe that this is absolutely as bad as it can get. If it hasn't already, the hate and criticism towards LeBron James has finally gone too far...

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  13. Yadier Molina Deserves Every Cent of His Contract from St. Louis Cardinals

    It was reported earlier this week that St. Louis was in talks with Yadier Molina to finalize a historic contract that would likely make Yadi a Cardinal for the rest of his career...

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  14. St. Louis Cardinals: 3 Players with the Most Pressure to Perform in 2012

    On Monday, the Cardinals will be back out on the field for their first spring training game of 2012. Monday's game against Miami will begin the season-long quest in which St. Louis will look to repeat as World Series champions...

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  15. St. Louis Cardinals: Why This Is the Biggest Season of Matt Holliday's Career

    When Matt Holliday signed his blockbuster $120 million deal back at the beginning of 2010, the goal was for Holliday to protect Albert Pujols. Mission accomplished for the most part...

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  16. St. Louis Cardinals: 3 Upgrades and 3 Downgrades from 2011 to 2012

    The 2011 offseason was very eventful in St. Louis to say the least. St. Louis made many moves throughout the offseason to help them get back to a spot where they can once again contend for a World Series title...

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  17. St. Louis Cardinals: 3 Players Who Will Make First All-Star Appearance in 2012

    When the St. Louis Cardinals take the field on April 4th against the Miami Marlins , the team will begin the difficult quest of trying to defend their 2011 World Series championship...

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  18. Report: Yadier Molina Likely to Become 2nd-Highest-Paid Catcher in MLB History

    The Cardinals did not roll the dice this offseason on free agent slugger Albert Pujols, but it appears the team is willing to take a chance on a big contract with catcher Yadier Molina ...

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  19. 2012 MLB Predictions: Top 5 AL Cy Young Award Contenders

    I already have my list for the top NL Cy Young Award contenders posted, and now it is time for the top Cy Young Award contenders in the American League. Just like in the NL, the AL is chock-full of pitchers who could have great seasons in 2012...

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  20. 2012 MLB Predictions: Top 5 NL Cy Young Award Contenders

    MLB spring training is just getting under way and that means that it is time for predictions. Over the course of spring training I will be posting lots of slideshows with my predictions for all kinds of things in the MLB this year...

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  21. Terrell Owens Shines in His Indoor Football League Debut

    While everyone had their eyes fixated on the city of Orlando for NBA All-Star Saturday night, there was another big event that was taking place in the Allen Event Center. You are currently probably wondering what the Allen Event Center is...

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  22. NBA All-Star Game 2012: Who Should Be in the Dunk Contest Next Year?

    Jeremy Evans walked away with the victory in tonight's Sprite Slam Dunk Contest . No offense, but who is Jeremy Evans. Not many people know, and that is what was the main problem with this year's Sprite Slam Dunk Contest...

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  23. St. Louis Blues: Win over Nashville Is Biggest of the Season by Far

    About a month ago I wrote an article about the Blues needing to be road warriors down the final stretch of the NHL season if they wanted to make a strong Stanley Cup run...

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  24. Miami Heat: Linsanity Has No Place in South Beach with the Big Three

    Although "Linsanity" has dominated media coverage over the past month, there has been one thing that has kept the world from going into complete chaos over Jeremy Lin...

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  25. NCAA Tournament 2012: 5 Pretenders and 5 Contenders

    March is nearly upon us, and that means it is almost time for the NCAA Tournament . There is a lot of speculation going on right now about which teams will make it in to the tournament, ...

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