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Michael Wacha

Golf, Baseball and Biomechanics: The Underlying Science of Sports

Leslie Reece Schichtel | Posted 02.17.2014 | Sports
Leslie Reece Schichtel

It's Game Six of the 2013 World Series. St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha steps up to the mound and winds up. Convergent Science, a company based in Middleton, Wisc., examined the physics behind the pitcher's knee-buckling curveball.

Wacha's Magical Run Ends In Game 6

AP | HOWARD ULMAN | Posted 12.30.2013 | Sports

BOSTON -- BOSTON (AP) -- Michael Wacha's masterful pitching run is over. So is the St. Louis Cardinals' season. The 22-year-old rookie who burst on...


AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

BOSTON -- BOSTON (AP) -- There hasn't been a party like this in New England for nearly a century. Turmoil to triumph. Worst to first. David Orti...

These 18 Players Were Drafted Ahead Of Michael Wacha

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 10.30.2013 | Sports

St. Louis cardinals pitcher Michael Wacha has not only produced the unlikely Muppets-related catch phrase of the 2013 postseason, but has also put tog...

Cardinals Get Even

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 10.25.2013 | Sports

BOSTON -- BOSTON (AP) — Michael Wacha won again in October and the St. Louis Cardinals got just enough help from Boston, beating the Red Sox 4-2 Thu...

5 Things To Know About The World Series

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 10.23.2013 | Sports

BOSTON -- BOSTON (AP) — Weather permitting, the World Series is set to start Wednesday night at Fenway Park with the Boston Red Sox hosting the St. ...

Cardinals Win Pitchers Duel To Take Game 2

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 10.12.2013 | Sports

ST. LOUIS -- ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rookie Michael Wacha pitched into the seventh inning with zero margin for error and the St. Louis Cardinals silenced t...

All Tied Up

AP | WILL GRAVES | Posted 10.07.2013 | Sports

PITTSBURGH -- PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rookie Michael Wacha took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals showed off their October p...