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Dusty Baker and the Plight of the Minority Coach in Baseball

Julian McWilliams | Posted 11.18.2015 | Sports
Julian McWilliams

This isn't a knock against Baker, no indeed. In fact, Baker is overqualified to even be in this particular discussion. But despite Major League Baseball preaching the "gospel of inclusion" with regards to hiring more minority candidates, the numbers tell a different story.

Chicago Cubs Advance To First NLCS Since 2003

AP | Erick Fernandez | Posted 10.14.2015 | Sports

CHICAGO — Joe Maddon posed for a selfie on the field with his wife. Jon Lester sprayed champagne with his young son. Rocker Eddie Vedd...

Did Branch Rickey Really Think Yogi Berra Would Never Become a Major League Ballplayer?

Brian Cronin | Posted 09.23.2015 | Sports
Brian Cronin

A great talent evaluator like Rickey, coming to the end of his tenure with one team, KNOWING he is soon going to take over another team, decides not to sign a player with the first team and then, upon moving to the new team right away sends the same offer he refused to make before?

This Elderly Couple Wore The Cutest 'His And Hers' Rival Baseball Jerseys

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.18.2015 | Sports

This elderly couple won't let clashing team loyalties get in the way of forever love.  Carol and Warren Reckmeyer have been married since 19...

Athletes' Wives Team Up To Ease The Difficulties Of Getting Traded

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 07.31.2015 | Sports

“You’re joking,” an exasperated Lory Ankiel said into the phone. Nothing about Rick Ankiel’s July 31, 2010, trade to the Atla...

Trade Deadline Moves for MLB Playoff Teams

Andrew Wild | Posted 07.20.2015 | Sports
Andrew Wild

Baseball has returned after an incredibly successful All-Star break, featuring a revamped Home Run Derby that received nothing but rave reviews, and ended with a dramatic victory by hometown favorite Todd Frazier.

Pete Rose, The St. Louis Cardinals and the Need for Consistent MLB Ethics Policies

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 06.28.2015 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The newest revelations about Pete Rose betting on baseball, something that had long been suspected is a sad coda to a sad story about one of baseball's all time greats. Rose's efforts to finally make it to the Hall of Fame had been getting some traction earlier in the year, but that has changed now.

St. Louis Cardinals 'Hackgate' Worse Than 'Deflategate'

Leigh Steinberg | Posted 06.23.2015 | Sports
Leigh Steinberg

It is one thing when a player and low level staffers slightly tinker with the inflation of a football. It is a serious matter when an organization intentionally uses computer skills to try and appropriate another teams' whole methodology and master plan.

Snoozing Through The Cardinals/Astros Hack

Eric Dezenhall | Posted 06.19.2015 | Sports
Eric Dezenhall

The St. Louis Cardinals have been accused of hacking into the competitive records of the Houston Astros, but the story has not consumed the Internet and the airwaves yet in the manner that Tom Brady and deflated footballs did.

'The Simpsons' Predicted Cardinals Hacking Scandal Long Ago

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.19.2015 | Sports

Bart Simpson was a Cardinal sin prophet.

Travis Waldron

The Controversial Law At The Heart Of The Cardinals' Hacking Case | Travis Waldron | Posted 06.16.2015 | Sports

The FBI and Justice Department are investigating whether St. Louis Cardinals employees illegally hacked into networks owned and operated by the Housto...

St. Louis Cardinals Allegedly Hacked Into Houston Astros' Database

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 06.17.2015 | Sports

Not a Bond movie, but baseball.

REPORT: St. Louis Cardinals Investigated For Hacking Rivals | Posted 06.16.2015 | Training

WASHINGTON — The F.B.I. and Justice Department prosecutors are investigating whether front-office officials for the St. Louis Cardinals, one of the ...

Baseball Fan Out-Sprints Security, Somersaults Over Home Plate

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.05.2015 | Sports

At least he stuck the landing.

Shooting Diamonds: Directing the World Series

Devra Maza | Posted 03.01.2015 | Sports
Devra Maza

For the players of Major League Baseball, the World Series is the ultimate goal. For directors of MLB games on television, it's a career-crowning achievement. For two decades, two directors have been a perennial postseason dynasty.

Family Of Late Cardinals Prospect Thanks Fans On His Twitter Account

Posted 11.21.2014 | Sports

The family of late St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras took over his Twitter account on Thursday to thank his fans and those who have sent th...

Saying Goodbye to Oscar Taveras

Alexis LaMarsh | Posted 12.28.2014 | Sports
Alexis LaMarsh

Oscar's life was cut too short. Those of us who watched him grow will always remember the anticipation of bigger and better from the youthful star as the years progressed.

Reflections on Oscar Taveras

Randy Turner | Posted 12.27.2014 | Sports
Randy Turner

The magic swing that could draw gasps of astonishment even when he failed to make contact has been shut down forever. The eternal promise of spring gone in a flash.

Cardinals Players React To Death Of Teammate

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 10.26.2014 | Sports

The death of St. Louis Cardinals rookie Oscar Taveras sent shockwaves through Major League Baseball. Prominent among those expressing sadness upon lea...

There's No Predicting This World Series

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 12.21.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants features two teams that were pretty good in the regular season but have been played either excellent (the Giants) or almost flawless (the Royals) baseball during the postseason. There is a clear path to winning for both teams.

The Giants Are Back In The World Series

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.17.2014 | Sports

The San Francisco Giants have made it back to the World Series. In another moment that some will chalk up to the franchise's "Even Year Magic," Gi...

Look, Major League Baseball Players Flop Too

The Huffington Post | Kyle Franco | Posted 10.16.2014 | Sports

St. Louis Cardinals catcher A.J. Pierzynski proved that Major League Baseball players flop as well on Wednesday night. With a baserunner on first ...

WATCH: Wild Throw Sends Giants To Win In Extra-Inning Thriller

AP | JANIE McCAULEY | Posted 12.14.2014 | Sports

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Bruce Bochy sat back in his chair, took a deep breath and pondered another wacky October win for his San Francisco Giants. ...

Ferguson, the Murder of Michael Brown, and the St. Louis Cardinals

Ted Lewis | Posted 12.13.2014 | Sports
Ted Lewis

Some folks say baseball has nothing to do with race relations in St Louis, but as a native St. Louisan, I beg to differ.

Kolten Wong's Walk-Off Homer Lifts Cardinals Over Giants, Ties NLCS

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 12.12.2014 | Sports

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kolten Wong ended Game 2 of the NL Championship Series with a big swing for the St. Louis Cardinals. Now, they can only hope the s...