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Bob Costas throws first - and second - pitch at Cardinals game (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Sports broadcaster Bob Costas threw out the first pitch before Tuesday night's St. Louis Cardinals game at Busch Stadium, but his throw was so bad that he demanded a do-over.Costas was clearly pumped up, but threw his first pitch WAY outside to the left of home plate, and Cards catcher A.J. Pierzynski couldn't handle it. After Pierzynski...
Via Holdout Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

A.J. Pierzynski hits first home run with St. Louis, Cardinals lose to Orioles

Catcher A.J. Pierzynski hit his first home run with the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night in a blowout loss to the Baltimore Orioles. The two-run home run by Pierzynski was the only offense that the Cardinals could muster on Friday night. Hitting .313 since being signed by the Cardinals last month he currently has filled in admirably in the absence of Yadier Molina. Pierzynksi’s...
Via Tireball.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Pierzynski not bitter, but wants to beat Red Sox

A.J. Pierzynski wasn’t looking to cause any commotion Tuesday night. The St. Louis Cardinals catcher had just finished facing his former team, the Boston Red Sox, for the first time since they released him last month. Pierzynski’s departure from Boston was rather unceremonious, sure, but the veteran backstop had nothing but good things to say about his time with the Red Sox...
Via NESN.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Attitude Adjusted: Pierzynski addition has been nothing but positive for Cardinals

ST. LOUIS -- A.J. Pierzynski says he is in a better place these days. So, too, is his new team. The Cardinals improved to 6-3 since they signed Pierzynski after a 3-2 victory over the Red Sox Tuesday night at Busch Stadium. In the 10 before Pierzynski was picked up after Yadier Molina's injury, they went 4-6. Pierzynski has been in the middle of a lot of the action since arriving...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Pierzynski On Boston Stay: 'It Wasn't Very Fun'

A. J. Pierzynski (FenwayNation Photo)After driving in the tying run yesterday in a 3-2 Cardinal victory, A. J. Pierzynski took a parting shot at the situation he left in Boston. Said Pierzynski, "I'm just happy to be able to play and contribute on some kind of level. It doesn't matter what the situation is, but it's just nice to be in a pennant race and have the...
Via FenwayNation
16 days ago  |  Discuss

A.J. Pierzynski: I Didn’t Want To End Season With ‘Bad Taste In My Mouth’

The St. Louis Cardinals officially signed catcher A.J. Pierzynski on Saturday morning after the Boston Red Sox released him on July 16. And Pierzynski couldn’t be happier about that. “I definitely wanted to play this year because I didn’t want to end with a bad taste in my mouth after Boston,” Pierzynski said, as reported by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. “I wanted to find...
Via NESN.com
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals sign A.J. Pierzynski

Earlier today, I wrote for Sports Rumor Alert that the St. Louis Cardinals, who are in need of a catcher, were interested in trading for Minnesota Twins' Kurt Suzuki. The Cardinals appear to be moving in a different direction, however.The Cardinals are working on a deal with recently released catcher A.J. Pierzynski, according to Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch....
Via Sports Rumor Alert
26 days ago  |  Discuss

“AJ Pierzynski” Has a Message for the Boston Red Sox

Posted to Good Guys Wear BlackA blogger has tried to get into the mind of AJ Pierzynski, and what he may be thinking at the moment. Some of the highlights: ” On the very first day I showed up at spring training, a couple goons pulled me aside, explained that I parked in a spot reserved for Ortiz’s son’s minibike, and whipped me with a chain.” ” I figured it was some sort...
Via Sports Mockery
29 days ago  |  Discuss

AJ Pierzynski Writes His Former Red Sox Teammates

So it’s been a week since I was DFA’ed. And yesterday, my ties to the Boston Red Sox were officially cut. So now I’m out here, floating through Major League Baseball like some great, untethered zeppelin just looking for a place to call home for a couple months. And I’m fine with that. Maybe I’ll latch on to a team that ends up officially eliminating you guys from contention...
Via Surviving Grady
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: A.J. Pierzynski was ‘negative influence’ to Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox designated catcher A.J. Pierzynski for assignment on Wednesday, and now according to a report from WEEI there may be clubhouse reasons as to why the move was made. Rob Bradford of WEEI reported on Thursday that Pierzynski’s negative influence led to the decision to designate him for assignment. According to multiple […]
Via Full Scale Sports
July 10, 2014  |  1 Comment
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