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Cardinals news and notes: Coleman, Martinez, Diamondbacks

Vince Coleman embarrasses the Cubs (plus news and notes)

St Louis Cardinals v Arizona Diamondbacks Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images

I wrote about Vince Coleman’s prowess on the bases yesterday and a commenter included a clip from 1985 that I had never seen. Here’s Mike Shannon on the call as Coleman embarrasses the Cubs and teams up with Willie McGee to swipe a total of four bases on one pitch. Enjoy.

That’s a great call from Shannon. And as noted at the end of the clip, Coleman happened to set the NL record for rookies for stolen bases on the play. Pretty great.

And here’s what else you may have missed yesterday at VEB:

That should do it. Have a great weekend, everyone.