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the Tewk

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Cards all the way; fan since late 50's

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Recent Activity
Taveras still is, too (sorry, I couldn't resist)
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 10:14p - 1 reply
if I was the re-cap guy, I'd just post "Cards phone it in"
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 10:12p - 1 reply
glad I didn't choose to listen to Ricky through this
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 10:03p
I for one will stop; I have said my peace (piece?)
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 9:33p - 1 reply
Kolten's younger brother in the Rays' org. (in Bowling Green, which I guess is A ball)
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 9:09p
the thing is why would Maddon be yelling at Waino "that wasn't a strike" ?
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 9:07p - 1 reply
the game seems to be going pretty quick, at least
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 9:02p
memo from Ryan Theriot: the Cards are almost in first place with Craig as the RF; it is what it is
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:54p - 1 reply
thanks for the confirmation
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:48p
I've said this before, but Maddon looks like Spencer Tracy
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:45p - 1 reply
who's bigger, Jose Molina or Bartolo Colon?
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:40p - 2 replies
I go with fangraphs rather than my ears
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:35p
if I heard right, Tampa guy said Jose is now 12 for 14 (caught stealing)
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:33p - 1 reply
Tampa's book on Mayo is that he is a dead "low ball" hitter; I think I concur
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:33p - 1 reply
Matts gonna matt, and we got two more coming up
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:27p
if that's the real policy, going forward, I no longer care if OT IS traded
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:26p
is it just me, or is THAT BS
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:23p - 1 reply
he said...I'm bigger than you two guys
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:20p
I meant TV.. Mr Staats, very tolerable
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:16p - 1 reply
it's a Ricky night... can't do it; Tampa TV here we come
Commented on Cardinals vs Rays gamethread, July 22 on Jul 22 2014, 8:13p - 1 reply
I don't usually listen to Cardinal announcers (neither Dan+ nor Shannon/Rooney)
Commented on Cardinals host Rays series preview, July 22-23 on Jul 22 2014, 5:55p - 1 reply
damn
Commented on Cardinals host Rays series preview, July 22-23 on Jul 22 2014, 5:47p
did he send you a love note or something?
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 1:47p - 1 reply
you are taking a noble and well argued stand here, Stan, but I still think it's the other way
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 1:27p - 1 reply
he was starting in CF and leading off for the Fightin' last night (1 for 5)
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 1:15p
I keep seeing this team as being good but "flat" and therefore needs a "spark"
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 1:13p
I didn't realize Grady Sizemore landed with the Phillies
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 1:03p - 1 reply
every time I watch a bit of an Orioles game, or see a highlight thereof
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 12:57p
two beautiful zingers:
Commented on PLATOON on Jul 22 2014, 12:42p
Cliff Lee: 5 runs, 10 hits over 5 1/3rd
Commented on Evening open thread for stupid off day on Jul 21 2014, 9:15p - 1 reply
waiting for Taveras to start regularly is getting to be like waiting for Godot
Commented on Evening open thread for stupid off day on Jul 21 2014, 9:09p - 1 reply
it got poor Shelby a seat in the bullpen
Commented on Evening open thread for stupid off day on Jul 21 2014, 9:01p
too early for pennant-fever scoreboard watching; but with the Cards idle, whatcha gonna do
Commented on Evening open thread for stupid off day on Jul 21 2014, 8:10p - 1 reply
LA up 2-0 over Pitt
Commented on Evening open thread for stupid off day on Jul 21 2014, 7:57p
Dee Gordon gets infield hit # 33
Commented on Evening open thread for stupid off day on Jul 21 2014, 7:49p
Dodgers can't get out of the way; A J Ellis just got hit in the helmet (he's ok)
Commented on Evening open thread for stupid off day on Jul 21 2014, 7:37p - 1 reply
over the four off days, boredom struck and I decided to look
Commented on Evening open thread for stupid off day on Jul 21 2014, 7:23p - 1 reply
Freese still does not have an "in season" walk off
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 6:53p - 1 reply
Freese now up with the pond full of ducks
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 6:50p - 2 replies
single by Hamilton to left and Pujols actually let the third base coach stop him
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 6:49p - 1 reply
then a Wright single and the poor kid loses the shutout as well
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 6:36p
Murphy double with two out in the 8th
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 6:33p - 1 reply
from Cuba; one out in the 8th and he is looking good
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 6:28p - 1 reply
despite a bit of hyperbole and a taste of venom, I think flyerdog makes some good points
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 6:25p - 1 reply
Mets are being no-hit, btw, thru 7, by SD'd Despaigne; by no means a perfecto, but still a no-no
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 6:10p
another unusual sighting? Watching the Metsies
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 5:56p
yippee
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 5:14p
again, is it too late to call up Kozma for just this one game?
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 5:11p
Romo that is... I need to give up, my eyes and fingers ain't what they used to be
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 4:00p - 1 reply
for Giants reliever Sergio Rome they wouldn't have to MAKE one
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 3:51p - 1 reply
Zimmerman home run ties it up at 3-3, Brewers/Nats
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 3:18p - 1 reply
the Braves situation was even uggla-ier
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 2:54p
Letterman should use that one in his "no wonder the rest of the world hates us" riffs
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 2:50p
we were never able to get Buehrle, tho, and he was double itching to come to Saint Lou
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 2:48p
I'm convinced the Rays have put aside any playoff chances in their thinking
Commented on Allen Craig's future as a hitter on Jul 20 2014, 2:43p - 1 reply
by my numbers, Washington now has the highest run differential in the NL, by far, a +64
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 10:30p - 1 reply
line drive DP, Colorado can't catch a break
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 10:29p - 1 reply
it's official; Brewers lose
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 10:25p - 1 reply
neither the Pirates nor the Rockies feel like winning tonight; heading to the 11th
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 10:20p
and, for what it's worth, The Bravos lost
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 10:12p - 1 reply
Ottavino and Kahnie give up the lead but could have been worse
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 9:49p
well, by then I was grown up and could take it with more aplomb
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 9:21p - 1 reply
one of my worst boyhood nightmares was in 1961, when it was NYY vs CIN in the WS
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 9:13p - 1 reply
sweet, and Colo is now up 2-1 on Pitt
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 9:09p
"hip flexor above left quad"
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 8:53p
Brett Anderson pitching well for the Rocs vs Pitt; still no update on Tulo
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 8:50p - 1 reply
and Cutch just saved a run for the Pirates, still 1-0 Buccos
Commented on Dodgers @ Cardinals 7.19 Recap - Cards jump on Greinke early; ride Kelly's strong start to victory on Jul 19 2014, 8:28p - 1 reply
it's my nap time (actually I can't bear to watch the 9th with Rosenhausen pitching)
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 6:58p
in Matheny's defense, Daniel Descalso has not yet entered this game
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 6:54p - 3 replies
I need some new cuss words; already used all the ones I know
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 6:36p - 2 replies
McCarver has (or has developed) Ricky disease
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 6:20p - 1 reply
you want slow, watch a Yankees/RedSox game (if you can stand it)
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 6:00p - 2 replies
Holli's fingers not affected as far as I saw; it was a head womp from Ramirez' shoulder
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 5:54p - 1 reply
a guy who has been hit in the nuts and had a moth in his ear will NOT be deterred
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 5:52p
Ramirez shoulder butted Holli's big cranium
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 5:47p
at some point Danny Mac and Timmy have become Rowan and Martin
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 5:41p
key at-bat here: got to keep "dee brown" off base
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 5:39p
looks to me like he has good gliding movement on his fastball
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 5:34p
Kottaras takes strike 3: welcome to the Cardinals (that's how we roll, sometimes)
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 5:23p
he isn't missing by much, but he IS missing
Commented on Cardinals vs Dodgers gamethread on Jul 19 2014, 5:21p
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