November 19, 2015 marked a key moment in Viva el Birdos history. This important date marks the first of what has now reached fifty installments of Tsunamy Thursday. It has been a great season of Tsunamy and with the news of the Cardinals and Carlos Martinez possibly signing an extension this offseason, there will hopefully be many more to come. As the Cardinals season closes, let’s recount our favorite Tsunamy Moments...
When he was working hard rehabbing a shoulder injury in Florida...
Carlos Martinez is working hard - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
A Carlos Martinez rehab update - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
When he attempted Bieber hair...
The hairstyles of Carlos Martinez, A Brief History - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
When he and Alex Reyes became BFFs...
Carlos Martinez + Alex Reyes = Best Friends Forever - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
When he and Sueng Hwan Oh became BFFs...
Carlos Martinez learns Korean - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
When he visited the Butterfly House...
Carlos Martinez visits the Butterfly House - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Carlos Martinez and butterflies are the combination you did not know you needed - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
The story on Carlos Martinez and the Butterfly House - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
When he inspired the Cardinals to hit more homers...
Carlos Martinez is the best fan in baseball - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Carlos Martinez and water cups are inspiring the Cardinals to hit more homers - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
When he was kind to animals...
Cardinals with kittens! - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
When he gave back through his foundation, Tsunami Waves...
Carlos Martinez hosts a glove drive - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Carlos Martinez visits children in Puerto Plata - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Ten reasons to watch Carlos Martinez's Tsunami Waves video - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Carlos Martinez makes a splash at local school - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Carlos Martinez discusses inspiration for giving back | Viva El Birdos.
Carlos Martinez salsa dances - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Carlos Martinez visits Kreitner Elementary and Mercy Hospital - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Young ball players from the Dominican Republic visit St. Louis, meet Carlos Martinez | Viva El Birdos
Carlos Martinez's Tsunami Waves bowling fundrasier was a shining success - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Bowling with Carlos Martinez | Viva El Birdos
Carlos Martinez visits Dominican Republic over All Star Break - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Carlos Martinez hosts Beteyah tournament and it looks like a blast | A Hunt and Peck - Viva El Birdos
Getting ready for #TsunamiGloveDrive! Thank you #cardinalsnation!!! Usssss @tsunami_waves pic.twitter.com/CFqT3W7uSg
— Carlos Martinez (@Tsunamy27) January 8, 2016
When he was awesome at baseball (which was often)!
Carlos Martinez is dominating hitters - A Hunt and Peck | Viva El Birdos
Cannot wait to see what another season has in store for one of our favorites!
what else is going on in baseball...
- Giants beat Mets in NL Wild Card Game | MLB.com
- Giants vs. Mets 2016 final score: Madison Bumgarner shuts out New York to advance to NLDS | SBNation.com
- Conor Gillaspie hits huge homer Wild Card Game | sfgiants.com
- Bumgarner pitches Wild Card Game shutout | sfgiants.com
- Madison Bumgarner builds his postseason legend. | Sports on Earth
- The Giants’ Shot at Noah Syndergaard’s Vulnerability | FanGraphs Baseball
- How Did Madison Bumgarner Fix His Curve? | FanGraphs Baseball
- From the bat flip to the brawl: Why Blue Jays-Rangers became epic | SweetSpot | ESPN
- The ALDS reignites rivalries new and old | SBNation.com
- The 10 biggest and most memorable Division Series moments from the last decade | MLB.com
- This quiz will tell you which remaining postseason team you should root for | MLB.com
- Zach Britton and the AL Cy Young Award | FanGraphs Baseball
- The Dream and the Nightmare of Having an Ace | FanGraphs Baseball
what the cardinals are up to...
- Hochman: Upgrade in center on Cards' to-do list | Benjamin Hochman | stltoday.com
- New deal for Matheny, change for Oquendo likely | St. Louis Cardinals | stltoday.com
- Will Rosenthal get a chance to start? | St. Louis Cardinals | stltoday.com
- Goold: Matheny 'changed' his philosophy on using closer | Derrick Goold: Bird Land | stltoday.com
- In a disappointing 2016 season, the Cardinals had some pleasant surprises | 101Sports.com
KNOW THINE ENEMY...
the nl central
- Cubs rested, ready to take on Giants in NLDS | MLB.com
- Chicago Cubs, San Francisco Giants square off in NLDS | Chicago Cubs Blog | ESPN
- MLB: How Theo Epstein transformed the Cubs roster | ESPN