Paul. Lives in Southern California. Born and raised in St. Louis. This is my Cardinals fan blog.


Disclaimer: None of these pictures are mine unless stated otherwise.





Pete Kozma bare hands a grounder to get the out - October 24, 2013
Yadi celebrates after the Cards win Game 2 of the World Series - October 24, 2013
Matt Holliday practicing fielding off the Green Monster
The 1934 World Series Championship team featured Hall of Famer Dizzy Dean and his brother Paul Dean. The brothers combined to pitch all 4 of the Cardinals victories in the 7 game series against the Detroit Tigers.In the regular season the team had 5 regulars bat at least .300 and a 30-game winner in Dizzy Dean.The Cardinals were known by their nickname “The Gashouse Gang” for their scrappy appearance and rough play amidst the Great Depression and in contrast of “wealthier” East Coast teams.
Matt Holliday hit a 2-run HR in the top of the 3rd - October 15, 2013
David Freese, or Mr. October in these parts, hit a 2-run HR in the 2nd inning - October 9, 2013
Adam Wainwright went the distance in Game 5 and sends the Cardinals to the NLCS - October 9, 2013
Trevor Rosenthal picked up his 1st Postseason save against the Pirates - October 7, 2013
Michael Wacha used only 2 pitches the entire game. A fastball and a changeup that took a no-hitter into the 8th inning and forced Game 5 against the Pittsburgh Pirates - October 7, 2013
BTW: Michael Wacha was the compensation draft pick the Cardinals received after Albert Pujols departed for the Angels.
Carlos Beltran hit is 16th career Postseason HR, passing up Babe Ruth. His 16 Postseason HRs are 2nd in the NL to Albert Pujols - October 6, 2013
Prepping the field
Cardinals GM John Mozeliak, owner Bill Dewitt Jr., and ace Adam Wainwright.
Mike Matheny warming up Adam Wainwright for the 9th inning of his complete game against the Braves - August 23, 2013
Adam Wainwright - September 29, 2013
Carlos Martinez - September 29, 2013