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Kolten Wong: Goat To Hero

The postseason can change players. It can fry some and prop others up higher than before. Last night, Kolten Wong went from being a postseason goat in 2013 to a postseason hero this month by propelling the Cards to a walkoff victory with a solo home run in the 9th inning. It was the second [...]
Via The Cardinal Conclave
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kolten Wong’s Jersey Torn In Half During Cardinals’ Celebration (Photo)

Kolten Wong’s walk-off home run in Game 2 of the NLCS came at a price. Wong launched a solo homer off Sergio Romo in the bottom of the ninth inning Sunday to propel the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the San Francisco Giants. Wong’s teammates promptly mobbed him, literally tearing the jersey off the second baseman’s back. The photo below perfectly displays the damage...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kolten Wong’s walk-off evens NLCS

Kolten Wong and the St. Louis Cardinals rallied to tie the NL Championship Series at a game apiece. Wong hit a leadoff home run in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Cardinals a 5-4 win against the San Francisco Giants Sunday night. “To do this at this stage, it’s unbelievable,” Wong said, via “I’ve never dreamed of this. To be here and do something...
Via Sports-Glory
18 days ago  |  Discuss

St Louis Cardinals: NLCS tied 1-1

It took a bit of muscle for the Cardinals to tie up the NLCS and ensure they’re not at a deficit going to San Francisco for game 3. Home runs off the collective bats of Matt Carpenter, Matt Adams, Oscar Taveras, and Kolten Wong, the latter a walk-off, in game 2 powered the Cardinals to a victory one night after being shut down by Giants ace Madison Bumgarner. While the game one...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Kolten Wong’s Walk-Off Homer Gives Cardinals 5-4 Win Over Giants To Even NLCS

ST. LOUIS — Kolten Wong hit a leadoff home run in the ninth inning and the resilient St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Sunday night, evening the NL Championship Series at one game each. The Cardinals lost All-Star catcher Yadier Molina to a strained oblique muscle in the sixth. St. Louis got late homers from Oscar Taveras and Matt Adams before Wong connected...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kolten Wong ends NLCS Game 2 with walk-off HR

Expecting the unexpected has become the norm for the St. Louis Cardinals this postseason.  After staging two incredible comebacks in the National League Division Series against the best pitcher in baseball (Clayton Kershaw), the Cardinals are now hitting home runs like they’re the 1927 Yankees.  This, the team that finished last in the National League in home runs during the...
Via Reading Between The Seams
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Kolten Wong Needs to Brush Up On His Bible

Athletes including a Bible verse beneath their signature isn’t all that uncommon.  But an athlete including a Bible verse that doesn’t exist?  Yikes. According to Deadspin…that’s exactly what St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong did when he autographed a ball for a fan and included the fictitious “Psalms 3:16″. A quick glance at other Wong autographs on...
Via Hall of Very Good
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

St Louis Cardinals: Kolten Wong’s Rookie of the Year chances

There is no doubting Kolten Wong’s emergence as the Cardinals’ everyday second baseman. Despite getting sent back to AAA in April and dealing with an injury in June, he has been the obvious choice over Mark Ellis for the Cardinals to start every day. The Cardinals will rely on his bat to spark the bottom of the lineup through the playoff race. However, with his improved place...
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals Injury Update: Kolten Wong leaves with head injury

St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong left Sunday's game with the Chicago Cubs after hitting his head on the ground in attempt to catch a pop-up in the top of the eighth inning. He stayed on the ground for approximately two minutes before leaving under his own power.Kolten Wong hits his head on impact in pursuit of the ball. A member of the Cardinals training staff...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

What if the Wong plan was actually right?

How about Kolten Wong?! Finally, we’re seeing the version of the young second baseman that we all expected hoped for. Since he rejoined the team (and overcame the ill-timed stomach bug that delayed his first game back), he’s done nothing but collect five hits (including two bunt base hits in one game and a bases-clearing double on Sunday), drive in three runs while scoring three...
Via The Cardinal Conclave
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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