Dear John Mozeliak: A letter to the President of Operations for the St. Louis Cardinals

Dear John, I hear you’re looking for a manager. Oh boy, do I have the person for the job. He’d be perfect, except not really. That person is me. Please let me finish, Obi Wan Bow-Tie-Anobi. At the end of the day (stole your line, bro!), it’s all about making sure our “philosophy” is on … More Dear John Mozeliak: A letter to the President of Operations for the St. Louis Cardinals

Why George Clooney’s ‘The Tender Bar’ could be Ben Affleck’s ticket back to the Oscars

As Ben Affleck’s Uncle Charlie would say, some films just have “it.” There are certain films that get announced, with a release date attached and a trailer in the editing bay, that get your attention quicker than most films. What can be seen as unfair to other filmmakers and cast/crews is simply a matter of … More Why George Clooney’s ‘The Tender Bar’ could be Ben Affleck’s ticket back to the Oscars

South City Confessions: Don’t look up! In a world without Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg lost nearly $6 billion today. Say it again with me, but with a Dr. Evil meets Donald Trump line reading… A BILLION DOLLARS! That’s a lot of money. I’ve had some rough days myself, including last week’s instance where I wanted Kraft Mac n’ Cheese but didn’t have it. As men, these sorts … More South City Confessions: Don’t look up! In a world without Facebook

Here’s to hoping Cardinal Nation doesn’t forget how good Matt Carpenter was

There’s a particular disconnect between a sports fan base and a declining player. It develops around the time that particular player starts to struggle consistently, no longer able to do what he once was able and expected to do. Once that divide forms, it’s not easily vanquished. Instead of remembering all the good seasons that … More Here’s to hoping Cardinal Nation doesn’t forget how good Matt Carpenter was