Ben’s Baseball Alphabet: Hoover

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In 1907 a man named Murray Spangler had asthma. Spangler worked as a night janitor and one of his duties was sweeping up the dust. Unfortunately for him, his asthma was aggravated by dust. This made his job unpleasant. Spangler needed to find a way to reduce dust in the air. Luckily he was also […] READ MORE


Padres upset Cardinals to advance in LWOS All-Time Tournament

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Padres 7, Cardinals 3 (This game was the result of a simulation done through What If Sports. It matched the San Diego Padres All-Time Team against the St. Louis Cardinals All-Time Team. This game did not actually happen, but this simulation took place at Sportsman Park in St. Louis, Missouri.) This game was a battle of […] READ MORE


St. Louis Cardinals All-Time Tournament Team

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There are few franchises as storied as the St. Louis Cardinals. But, when it comes to making any all-time roster, it can be vulnerable to significant omissions. The best anyone can do is try to avoid gross oversights, knowing that a team full of the second-best Cardinals at each position would still be a remarkable […] READ MORE


Wainwright Agrees to Contract Extension

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The St. Louis Cardinals announced that they’ve reached a contract agreement with Adam Wainwright to pitch in 2022. The announcement comes as no surprise as Wainwright has made his intention to return clear. The news comes only a day after the Cardinals announced that Wainwright would start the National League Wild Card game next week. […] READ MORE


1980s Major League Baseball: The Forgotten Decade

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1980s Major League Baseball Just Say No To The 80s The 1989 World Series between the Oakland Athletics and the San Francisco Giants, dubbed the Battle of the Bay, concluded on October 28th, thus ending what some claim to be a forgettable decade in the history of baseball. But why does 1980s Major League Baseball […] READ MORE