Ray Lankford: The most unappreciated Cardinal

Over the weekend, former Cardinals outfielder Ray Lankford turned 49. Cardinals blog RetroSimba (a great site if you’re looking for reads on historical Cardinals) re-posted its look at Lankford’s 1990 debut. Lankford, at age 23, was displacing Willie McGee, a five-time all-star and former league MVP. McGee was traded to Oakland during the season while the team was on the road...
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June 07, 2016

Countdown to Cardinals: 16

Days until Opening Night, Cardinals vs. Cubs on ESPN: 16 First player/coach to wear #16: Harry McCurdy (1923) Last player/coach to wear #16: Kolten Wong (2014) Player/coach to wear #16 in the most seasons: Ray Lankford (12 total) Number of players/coaches to wear #16: 43 Last time not worn: 2011, but Bryan Anderson wore it in 2010 and 2012. Other interesting names tied [...]
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