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VEB Daily

A collection of Viva El Birdos's daily feature articles that also houses the free-ranging daily discussion thread.

Cards Sign Dickerson: Finding Playing Time for Everyone

Dickerson’s signing adds depth to the outfield and DH. But how much will he cut into playing time for Yepez and Noot?

Bryant and Arenado and poor decisions

The Arenado trade, coupled with the recent Bryant signing, makes no sense.

Meet Nick Wittgren

Who is this truly random reliever?

The Lockout is Over! “Everything You Need to Know” Thread

Tweets, Tweets and more Tweets! Everything you need to know about the new CBA and it’s impact on the Cardinals.

Jose DeLeon and feeling lost

Jose DeLeon may have been underrated

Let’s Play: Baseball Mogul – 2000 Season

Let’s play the 2000 season and see if we can’t start a dynasty.

The lockout’s effect on Waino-Molina battery record

Wainwright and Molina could potentially have the most number of starts by a pitching-catching duo ever, but the lockout threatens that.

Let’s Play! Baseball Mogul – 2000 Cardinals & Forward

If MLB can’t give us baseball content, let’s create our own!

25 players elected to VEB Hall of Fame

Includin seven former Cardinals!

MLB Season Delayed, Games Canceled. What Now?

My thoughts on what the heck just happened, the owners and players, and for some reason, pickleball.

VEB Historical Hall of Fame Voting: Part 7

Our last vote before... we probably do it again due to the season being delayed.

VEB Historical Hall of Fame Voting: Part 6

And another one

VEB Historical Hall of Fame Voting: Part 5

Another edition of voting for the "real" Hall of Fame

The Lockout Update You Don’t Want (But You Get Anyway)

A Saturday stream of consciousness on the state of the labor negotiations.

Looking at players who will need to be added to 40 man roster

Have you wondered who might need to be added to 40 man roster for 2023?

Saturday SOC: The Designated Hitter, Nostalgia, and Albert Pujols

Let’s talk DH, Nostalgia, and if Albert Pujols is a fit for the Cards.

Free Agent Profile: Ryan Tepera

Behind free agent bullpen door number three for the Cardinals, we find a less expensive option.

Free Agent Profile: Zack Greinke

Should the Cardinals sign Greinke, or is Greinke toast?

McGwire, 21 others elected to VEB Hall of Fame

VEB has set an unusually high standard for how good you have to be to get into the Hall of Fame.

VEB Historical Hall of Fame Voting: Part 4

A few Cardinals on this ballot

VEB Historical Hall of Fame Ballot: Part 3

Do you think Curt Flood is a Hall of Famer? Now’s your time to decide.

What If... the Cardinals Had Kept David Ortiz in Check in 2013?

It mostly comes down to one pivotal at-bat in the middle of the series

VEB Historical Hall of Fame Ballot Voting: Part 2

Do you think Mark McGwire is a Hall of Famer? Here’s your chance to vote on it.

Hall of Fame: Ortiz Elected, Rolen finished at 63.2%

David Ortiz elected to the Hall. Bonds & Clemens time out. Rolen climbs closer.

VEB Historical Hall of Fame Ballot Voting: Part 1

You get to vote on a randomized group of players!

Cardinals Land 3 Prospects in Baseball America’s Top 100 Prospects

Jordan Walker, Nolan Gorman, and Matthew Liberatore were all in the top 50.

How Much of a Cardinal Were the Best Cardinals?

Or "Was Scott Rolen more Phillie or Cardinal, Albert Pujols more Cardinal or Angel, and is Keith Hernandez a Met or what?"

Primer for the upcoming VEB Hall of Fame voting

Are you wondering how this will be executed? All your answers are in this article.

What do Arenado and Goldy need to do to make the Hall of Fame?

The Cardinals have two players who may make the Hall, but what do they have left to prove?

Saturday SOC: Resetting the Line for Hall of Fame Relievers

We consider the cases for Billy Wagner and Joe Nathan to try to establish who is and who isn’t a Hall of Fame reliever.

Free Agent Profile: Collin McHugh

The righty reliever is under the radar but makes a lot of sense for the Cardinals

VEB community elects Walker, Jeter to Hall of Fame

Just two more people join the currently small Hall of Fame.