Wait for it...wait for it...YES! http://t.co/49gd7DvoP1— St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) September 28, 2014
"I can do that. I can do that."
It's a blessing to be part of this journey & to celebrate with these guys. 2014 NL central division champs! It doesn't stop here #STL— Sam Tuivailala (@Stuivailala) September 29, 2014
Randal Grichuk (@RGrich15) September 29, 2014
Just posted a photo http://t.co/G8NEZtdeVx— Jon Jay (@jonjayU) September 29, 2014
Marco Gonzales (@MarcoGonzales_) September 28, 2014
Uussss pic.twitter.com/6uaalVroxS— Oscar Taveras (@el_fenomeno_18) September 29, 2014
NL central division champs!! #CardinalNation really proud of this one.. And it's just the beginning!— Matt Carpenter (@MattCarp13) September 28, 2014
So proud of this team.. Overcame so much to win a REALLY good NL central...— Matt Carpenter (@MattCarp13) September 28, 2014
what else is going on in baseball...
Top 5 lowest swing & miss percent: 1 Revere (3.4%) 2 Span (3.8%) 3 M. Carpenter (3.9%) 4 VMart (4%) 5 Brantley (4.1%) http://t.co/4NlqlVBkws— Daren Willman (@darenw) September 27, 2014
What has happened between now and then? Well that whole Greg Maddux thing, for starters. - SBNation
what the cardinals are up to...
- Why Michael Wacha is not the right choice for the postseason rotation, according to Bernie Miklasz. - STLToday
- Adam Wainwright welcomes the extra rest. - STLToday
- Pete Kozma or Mark Ellis, who makes the postseason roster? Will Leitch prognosticates. - The Will Leitch Experience
- Time to party likes it's 2006? - Rob Rains
Stephen Strasburg and Adam Wainwright both finish the regular season with the same FIP-.— Beyond the Box Score (@BtBScore) September 29, 2014
Jon Jay wins the Craig Biggio Award, which we just made up. He was hit by 20 pitches to lead baseball.— Beyond the Box Score (@BtBScore) September 29, 2014
KNOW THINE ENEMY...
the nl central
- Bryan Price reaches out to Mike Matheny about not starting his starters. - MLB
- We held our breath, but the Pirates fell short of the division. - Bucs Dugout
- Playoff Bingo (or drinking game, if that is more your thing). There should be some alternate cards created this afternoon.
The playoff bingo/drinking game prototype is out! Suggestions on how to improve it are encouraged! pic.twitter.com/E5oiKejVBQ— Heather Simon (@lil_scooter93) September 17, 2014
the los angeles dodgers
- The keys to beating LA. - 101.1 ESPN
Clayton Kershaw against Adam Wainwright on Friday should be fun.— Beyond the Box Score (@BtBScore) September 28, 2014
- TBLA takes a quick look at the upcoming series. - True Blue LA
- Fink should have a preview up soon, but until then you can check out the Dodgers SB Nation blog! - True Blue LA
|Friday, September 26||Cardinals||7||Diamondbacks||6||VEB Recap||AZS Recap|
|Saturday, September 27||Cardinals||2||Diamondbacks||5||VEB Recap||AZS Recap|
|Sunday, September 28||Cardinals||1||Diamondbacks||0||VEB Recap||AZS Recap|
The Wild Card play in games begin tomorrow with the AL as the Oakland Athletics take on the Kansas City Royals in Kansas City. Jon Lester will take on James Shields at 7:07pm CST on TBS.