1. Postseason Playing Pepper: Los Angeles Dodgers (Part II)

    If you were reading this blog before this season started, you may remember a series I did called "Playing Pepper", where I asked five questions of a blogger covering each major league team...

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  2. Postseason Playing Pepper: Minnesota Twins

    If you were reading this blog before this season started, you may remember a series I did called "Playing Pepper", where I asked five questions of a blogger covering each major league team...

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  3. Postseason Playing Pepper: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

    If you were reading this blog before this season started, you may remember a series I did called "Playing Pepper", where I asked five questions of a blogger covering each major league team...

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  4. A Wrap And A Look Forward

    It's been a busy week for me, with having to drive a hour and a half to an audit every morning. (Usual commute to the office--8 minutes.) So I've not had the chance to finish up the regular season and look at tonight's start of the NLDS...

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  5. Postseason Playing Pepper: Colorado Rockies

    If you were reading this blog before this season started, you may remember a series I did called "Playing Pepper", where I asked five questions of a blogger covering each major league team...

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  6. Postseason Playing Pepper: Los Angeles Dodgers

    If you were reading this blog before this season started, you may remember a series I did called "Playing Pepper", where I asked five questions of a blogger covering each major league team...

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  7. Postseason Playing Pepper: Boston Red Sox

    If you were reading this blog before this season started, you may remember a series I did called "Playing Pepper", where I asked five questions of a blogger covering each major league team...

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  8. Playing Pepper Postseason: New York Yankees

    If you were reading this blog before this season started, you may remember a series I did called "Playing Pepper", where I asked five questions of a blogger covering each major league team...

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  9. Without Wain, It Pours

    The disappointment last night was tangible in Cardinal Nation. If you weren't at the ballpark, just looking through Twitter would have clued you in on that.It wasn't so much the loss...

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  10. Postseason Playing Pepper: Philadelphia Phillies

    If you were reading this blog before this season started, you may remember a series I did called "Playing Pepper", where I asked five questions of a blogger covering each major league team...

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  11. A Grand Day For Cardinal Fans

    A nice, crisp day in Cincinnati, when you are spending it at the ballpark, can make a lot of people happy. Well, maybe not a lot, since the crowd was pretty sparse. It definitely did wonders for Cardinal Nation, though...

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  12. Continued Cause For Concern

    OK, it's not just the Cardinals. The Yankees lost last night to the Royals. The Dodgers just finished losing three of four to the Pirates and lost to the Padres last night. Playoff teams are losing to the bottom rung of teams...

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  13. Cardinals Stumble To Start Final Stretch

    It's meaningless baseball, right? The Cards are going to the playoffs, but without a lot of things going their way, there's not much they can do otherwise...

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  14. Baseball Bloggers Alliance

    You may have seen me reference the Baseball Bloggers Alliance from time to time. You may have noticed that it's been added to the top of the blog as its own page, after expanding so much that the blog roll couldn't handle it anymore...

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  15. Clinching Doesn't Solve Everything

    The Cardinals were able to lock up the NL Central this weekend. They weren't able to lock down worries about the postseason, however.The clincher was nice and you have to give all credit to Adam Wainwright...

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  16. Party On Hold

    All the Cardinals needed was a win. A win to head to October. A win, and Chris Carpenter was on the mound. It was all set up for a perfectly appropriate ending...

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  17. The Cardinal Fan's Dilemma

    Last night's results was about the worst-case scenario for those that want to see the Cards clinch the NL Central on the field.The Cubs lose, which is usually a great thing...

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  18. Launching In Houston

    Is there any way the Cardinals can arrange to play October facing Houston?Whatever the reason, either the ball park or just good timing, the St. Louis bats have woken up on their trip down south...

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  19. Cardinals Solve The Mystery

    Sorry for the delay in today's post, but the power went out at my house last night and, as far as I know, hasn't returned yet. Perhaps I need to have Mark DeRosa come by...

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  20. Razor Thin Margins

    If Ryan Ludwick hits a fly ball, the Cards would have won three straight games against the Cubs in the ninth inning. What a weekend series, huh? Let's recap:Friday (3-2 win)Hero: Matt Holliday...

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  21. UCB Project: Top 7 Prospects

    It's been a little while since the United Cardinal Bloggers have gotten together for one of our famous (in our own minds) projects, but today we tackled the farm system as we list out our top 7 guys that will someday be future Redbirds...

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  22. Stumbling Down The Stretch

    Like I said last night, who would have thought going into this home stand that the only game the Cardinals would win would be the game started by Todd Wellemeyer?The Cardinals again ...

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  23. A Game Of Inches

    Bases loaded. One out. Albert Pujols at the plate. Everything you'd want, as a Cardinals fan, in a scoreless game.Two out. Runner on first. Adam Wainwright on the mound. As a Cardinal fan, you feel pretty good about getting out of the inning...

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  24. Getting Run Over

    Say, did anyone get the license plate of that truck?It was a pretty disappointing weekend all in all. There were glimmers of good things, but on the whole it was a dark cloud on the ...

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  25. Cards and Braves Tangle

    Not much happened on the off day, which is pretty much what you want to hear this time of year. There's a nice article up at the Post-Dispatch about Brendan Ryan and how he's developed as a shortstop, but that's about it...

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