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by: Dan HowardStaff WriterOur condolences to the family of Hall of Fame Pittsburgh Pirate slugger and New York Mets broadcaster Ralph Kiner who passed away today, Thursday February 6 at age 91.This past Sunday’s Super Bowl was the quickest in football history, the game was over in just twelve seconds.Now that the pigskin season is over it’s time to turn our attention to something...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

HBCU Signing Day Spotlight: Southern Scores FBS Transfers

Former Memphis wide receiver Reggie Travis is one of many FBS refugees headed for Baton Rouge. (Commercial Appeal photo)National Signing Day is usually about high school seniors declaring where they plan to play their college ball. A look at defending SWAC Champion Southern's recruiting hall shows a big emphasis on pulling in players that originally enrolled elsewhere. Here&...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago White Sox Off-Season Home

Be sure to bookmark this page to see what the White Sox are doing in the off-season…free agency, trades, arbitration. This info will also be linked to the Chicago White Sox Team Page. Updated: 10/21/2013 Free Agents Player Pos New Team Bryan Anderson C – Arby Fields OF Mariners Gavin Floyd RHP – Hector Gimenez C – Paul...
Via 85% Sports
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Johnson offers White Sox 'a sample' in first career victory

Erik Johnson’s first two outings didn’t give White Sox manager Robin Ventura a chance to properly evaluate the young right-hander. A combination of shoddy defense high pitch counts and zero offense limited Johnson’s chances of pitching competitively. But White Sox catcher Bryan Anderson knows all about the team’s top pitching prospect after he caught him a half-dozen times...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Sox Take Advantage of September Call-Ups

While the White Sox are probably disappointed they can’t use this season’s September call-ups to help propel them into them into the postseason, it’s still a way to get a look at younger players who could potentially be a part of the 2014 team and beyond. Rick Hahn and company have taken full advantage of roster size expanding to 40, calling up six players from the...
Via Grab Some Bench
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Vargas Struggles As Bisons Lose In Return Home

The Bisons starting pitching has struggled all season long and their return home Saturday night was no exception as Claudio Vargas had his worst start of the season as Buffalo lost 11-6 to the Charlotte Knights in front of an announced crowd of 7,486 at Coca-Cola Field. With the game tied at one apiece in the top of the third, Charlotte broke the contest wide open. The Knights scored...
Via Queen City Sports
May 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Cardinals shuffle 40 man roster

In an effort to clear room on their 40 man roster, the St. Louis Cardinals have outrighted three players to Triple-A Memphis, clearing three roster spots as free agency and the Rule 5 Draft approach.  Catchers Bryan Anderson and Steven Hill along with right-handed reliever Adam Reifer were the three players affected by the move.   The move clears roster space for general manager...
Via STLSportsMinute
November 04, 2012  |  Discuss

St. Louis Cardinals drop three from 40-man

Adam Reifer, Bryan Anderson and Steven Hill have been removed from the Cardinals’ 40-man roster.
November 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Cardinals carry 10 pitchers on wild-card roster

The St. Louis Cardinals are carrying 10 pitchers, one more than the Braves, on their 25-man roster for their NL wild-card game against Atlanta. Kyle Lohse is starting Friday. Manager Mike Matheny has only one other starting pitcher, Lance Lynn, active for the game. Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez has three starting pitchers on his roster. The Cardinals are carrying three catchers...
Via AP on Fox
October 05, 2012  |  Discuss

St. Louis Cardinals “catcher’s ERAs”

Yesterday, we compared Jason Motte’s 2012 results as the closer of the St. Louis Cardinals to other ninth-inning men across Major League Baseball. Reader Nutlaw took my point about Motte’s tied-for-worst nine home runs allowed this season and dug a bit deeper. He discovered that Motte’s last five home runs given up occurred with reserve catcher Tony Cruz behind the plate...
Via The Cardinal Nation blog
September 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Cards' Molina on leave, will miss ASG

St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina has been placed on bereavement leave after a death in the family, and will miss the All-Star Game on Tuesday. His teammate, outfielder Matt Holliday was named to replace him on the NL roster. The team said Friday that the grandfather of his wife had died and that Molina has returned to Puerto Rico. Catcher Bryan Anderson was recalled from...
Via AP on Fox
July 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Cardinals C Molina on leave

St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina has been placed on bereavement leave after a death in the family, leaving his participation in next week's All-Star Game in jeopardy. The team said Friday that the grandfather of his wife had died and that Molina has returned to Puerto Rico. Catcher Bryan Anderson was recalled from Triple-A Memphis before Friday night's game against...
Via AP on Fox
July 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Molina placed on bereavement list

Courtesy: Cardinals Media Relations ST. LOUIS The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that All-Star catcher Yadier Molina has been placed on Major League Baseballs bereavement list and that catcher Bryan Anderson has been recalled from Memphis (AAA). Anderson, 25, was batting .210 with two home runs and 21 RBI in 64 games for Memphis this season. The former (2005) 4th round draft...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
July 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Cardinals roster almost set

Just five days from the start of their title defense, the World Champion St. Louis Cardinals are getting closer to finalizing their roster. The Cardinals have just one real decision left to make, needing to decide between Tony Cruz and Bryan Anderson for the backup catchers spot. Both have performed well enough this spring to make the team and the club maintains that both are still...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
March 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Who are the backups to the St. Louis Cardinals backstop?

The St. Louis Cardinals are all in training camp and preparing for the 2012 season! Those are sweet, sweet words for Cardinal fans all over the world. This is the time of year where every team has hope for the upcoming season, and the joy of baseball fandom is at its highest. As has been much discussed on this site, there are a lot of questions the Cardinals face as they approach...
Via i70baseball
February 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Rare battle for backup catcher is underway

JUPITER, Fla. - For the first time in several years, a true competition is taking place this spring to determine the Cardinals backup catcher. Since former catcher Mike Matheny - now in his first year as manager - left after the 2004 season, the Cardinals have made it a habit of signing veteran backstops to serve as Yadier Molinas backup. But that string changed this offseason...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss

The Pujols Web Roundup

It's been a crap-tastic 24 hours or so for the few and proud of us that know the Cardinals aren't going to be as good the next few years without the services of the best player in baseball. Humor is the best medicine. So let's look at few gems that have been sent in to The CD the past day.From the Next Media Animation (aka the crazy Taiwanese animation) -- From BND...
Via Cardinals Diaspora
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Cardinals in 2012

Joe Strauss offers an outlook of what the Cards could look like in 2012. We'll see what happens first. The Cards HAVE to resign Albert Pujols first and foremost. What does the second base situation look like?Pujols' return is considered Plan A. If the three-time NL Most Valuable Player ultimately signs elsewhere, the Cardinals are prepared to transfer Berkman to first...
Via Red Birds Fun
November 13, 2011  |  Discuss

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