Carlos Martinez is always willing to go the extra mile when it comes to raising money for the children of St. Louis and the Dominican Republic. At his charity bowling fundraiser Thursday night, Carlos shined shoes in exchange for donations to his foundation Tsunami Waves.
A few of us at Viva el Birdos were fortunate enough to be in attendance at the fundraiser. I hope to have a full article with pictures up later!
what else is going on in baseball...
- With great instincts, this Dad with a baby made an incredibly relaxed foul catch | MLB.com
- Bartolo Colon doubles, scores, puts on a baserunning clinic in the process | MLB.com
- Brian Duensing Ponders Opt Outs and Home | FanGraphs Baseball
- Carlos Beltran Won’t Come Down | FanGraphs Baseball
- The Recent Disasters of Buying Low on an Aging Star | FanGraphs Baseball
- The Blue Jays are stoking another hot debate about keeping pitchers healthy | SBNation.com
- The year of the second baseman: Good luck on that All-Star ballot | SweetSpot | ESPN
what the cardinals are up to...
- Cardinals notes: Wong producing in Memphis | St. Louis Cardinals | stltoday.com
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- Jen Langosch wouldn't be shocked if Kolten Wong is back with the Cardinals this weekend | 101Sports.com
KNOW THINE ENEMY...
the texas rangers
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- Rangers’ visit recalls memories of World Series Game 6 | St. Louis Cardinals | stltoday.com
- A Texas Rangers Community | Lone Star Ball
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viva el stuff...
Ruminations about the designated hitter | Viva El Birdos
- Cardinals prospect Bryce Denton smells what The Rock is cookin' | Viva El Birdos
- The USMNT needs to show more discipline to advance to the Copa America final | SBNation.com
- This is why Stephen Curry was fined, not suspended | SBNation.com
- Stephen Curry's defense was a big reason the Warriors lost Game 6 | SBNation.com