St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) January 15, 2015
Offensive WAR since Matt Holliday's debut 1. Albert Pujols 2. Miguel Cabrera 3. Matt Holliday— Maq (@elmaquino) January 16, 2015
Career OPS+ Ken Griffey Jr.: 136 Matt Holliday: 136— Maq (@elmaquino) January 16, 2015
Happy 35th birthday to the guy with forearms bigger than your head, Matt Holliday. pic.twitter.com/OesiXdM8Yi— 80 Days (@STLBirdos) January 16, 2015
Matt Holliday birthday music: "The Moth," Aimee Mann https://t.co/s1CjmBxLRs— tom s (@Tom_sveb) January 15, 2015
George Brett 135 OPS+ Hank Aaron .305 AVG Willie Mays .384 OBP Willie McCovey .515 SLG Happy Birthday Matt Holliday 136 OPS+ .308/.385/.523— Ace of MLB Stats (@AceballStats) January 15, 2015
Happy 35th birthday today to Matt Holliday: .300 batting average, .386 on-base percentage, 890 hits in 799 games in 6 years with #stlcards.— Mark Tomasik (@retrosimba) January 15, 2015
what else is going on in baseball...
- Some players talk about clutch hitting. One of them is Matt Holliday. - ESPN
- The Mets broadcast knows what's up. - Cut4
- Our favorite law firm made another Parks and Rec appearance. - Hardball Talk
- How will James Shields hold up in future seasons? - Sports on Earth
- These players filed for salary arbitration. - Sports Illustrated
- Here is what we can expect with pitch framing data. - Fangraphs
- Like pranks? Here are the best ones in MLB history. - Cut4
- John Hirschbeck may be the toughest man alive. And owns a German Shorthair. - Sports on Earth
- Evan Gattis is an Astro. - MLB
what the cardinals are up to...
Carlos Martinez line in the Caribbean Series tonight: 5 2/3 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 1 ER, 8 K, 1 BB #VivaElGallo— Craig Edwards (@craigjedwards) January 16, 2015
.@IIIkrusherIII not sure on Carlos Martinez pitch count, but faced 24 hitters, 17 outs: 8 strikeouts, 7 groundouts, 1 fly out, and 1 CS.— Craig Edwards (@craigjedwards) January 16, 2015
KNOW THINE ENEMY...
the nl central
#Cubs have traded LHP Mike Kickham, who was DFA’d last week, to Seattle for Single-A pitcher Lars Huijer, a 21-year old righthander.— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) January 14, 2015
viva el stuff...
- Is Cole Hamels a wise choice for the Cardinals? - Viva el Birdos
- A fellow VEBer is selling Winter Warm-Up passes. - Viva el Birdos
- Nick Lampe thinks the Cardinals should just say "No" to Max Scherzer. - Viva el Birdos
- In honor of Lance Lynn's new contract, here is a great piece written from 2012 by the Robot on Lance Lynn and his potential. - Viva el Archives
- Want to follow through on those New Year's resolutions? A strategic plan will help. - Personal Capital
- The Blues had won five in a row before dropping Thursday night's game against Detroit in overtime, 3-2. - St. Louis Game Time