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  1. The one powerful dimension of Mark Reynolds, the newest member of the St. Louis CardinalsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Viva El Birdos

    ... Cardinals have mustered only 9 regular season pinch-hit home runs (three by Adams, two by Jon Jay , and one by Lance Berkman , Allen Craig , Randal Grichuk , and Kolten Wong ) in 1,025 plate appearances (895 at bats). That is one home run every 99 ...


  2. Cardinals announce 2015 promotional scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... 24), Lou Brock (July 31), Harry Caray with a voice chip announcing Stan Musial's 3,000th hit (Sept. 7) and Lance Berkman (Sept. 26). The genesis of adding a Berkman bobblehead to this list came out of a vote of season-ticket holders, who selected ...


  3. The bad, the worse and the ugly: Jon Daniels' 10 worst free agent signings as Rangers GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Dallas Morning News

    ... only season with the Rangers, Arencibia hit .177, with a .239 on-base percentage and .369 slugging percentage. Lance Berkman, DH. The Rangers lured Berkman out of retirement before the 2013 season with a one-year, $10-million contract. Berkman ...


  4. Should the St. Louis Cardinals sign free agent Corey Hart?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... another winter, and Hart's likely 2015 production is hard to predict. Hart is a buy-low candidate not unlike Lance Berkman during the 2010-11 Hot Stove. Of course, Hart pre-knee problems was not the hitter that Berkman was prior to his knee issues. ...


  5. Will the St. Louis Cardinals retool their bench this offseason?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... The Cardinals bench has been at its strongest when Mozeliak has layered depth. When Albert Pujols and Lance Berkman pushed Allen Craig to a utility role playing second base, center field, and pinch-hitting or, in 2012, when David Freese hit ...


  6. World Series Game 7s since 1969Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Newsday

    ... walk and hit-by-pitch in the fifth inning gave the Cardinals a 5-2 lead. Yadier Molina's single to score Lance Berkman in the seventh provided the final 6-2 margin. Carpenter allowed five hits, no walks and no runs from innings 2-6, and manager Tony ...


  7. Ex-baseball All-Star returns to alma mater RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    It's 7:30 on a muggy October morning when Lance Berkman steps out of the car dressed the part of college student: blue cargo shorts, button-downed shirt with the sleeves rolled up and a white mesh cap with sunglasses tucked in the front. He flings a backpack over his right shoulder and begins the 10-minute walk, along the tree-lined sidewalks of Rice University, to his first class of the day.


  8. NLCS Game 5: STL-SF in-game notebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    Welcome to's live game notebook, which will be consistently refreshed with news of the night and key developments from earlier in the game. For real-time updates, When he threw his bat at Adam Wainwright 's two-strike curveball and punched an opposite-field double over third base, the Giants' Pablo Sandoval reached safely in his 23rd consecutive postseason game, tying Lance Berkman for the sixth-longest streak in Major League history.


  9. Berkman, the student, makes field trip to Minute MaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Houston Astros

    When Astros director of decision sciences Sig Mejdal, who oversees the club's analytics department, invited some Rice University students to come to Minute Maid Park on Sunday for a presentation on analytics, he had no idea about the star pupil who would walk through the door. Former Astros slugger Lance Berkman, who helped the Cardinals win a World Series in 2011 when Mejdal and general manager Jeff Luhnow were in St. Louis, was among a group of about two dozen students who came to the ballpark on a field trip.


  10. Nationals Park, afternoons in October, shadow play, #postseasonproblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Federal Baseball

    ... a pitcher's advantage, but we've got to get used to it." In late 2011 , former Cardinals' outfielder Lance Berkman went so far as to call the conditions there a "farce", suggesting that it was bad enough that afternoon starts were something players ...


  11. MLB Notebook: Dodgers vying for 29th ERA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    ... switch-hitters, there are six who have assembled at least four straight 90-walk seasons: Mickey Mantle and Lance Berkman each had nine straight; Mickey Tettleton had seven in a row; Tony Phillips and Chipper Jones each had six-year runs; and Ken ...


  12. St. Louis Cardinals trade rumors: In a jumbled postseason race, a trade could make all the differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... 13 games ahead of the second-place Astros-a squad that featured Roger Clemens, Andy Pettitte, Roy Oswalt, Lance Berkman, Jeff Bagwell, Craig Biggio, and more-at season's end. Houston finished the year 10 games closer to the third-place Cubs in the ...


  13. Lance Berkman to join Rice's coaching staff as student assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Berkman, a two-time All-American and college baseball National Player of the Year in 1997, will join Wayne Graham's coaching staff as a student assistant.


  14. Lance Berkman to join Ricea s coaching staff as student assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Berkman, a two-time All-American and college baseball National Player of the Year in 1997, will join Wayne Graham's coaching staff as a student assistant.


  15. The Remains of the GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... being really fond of the 2011 team despite its warts. I remember Colby leaving, and Furcal coming, and Lance Berkman hitting through it all, and I remember my last impressions of Albert, and I remember the Memphis Mafia arriving, which is especially ...


  16. Well, it's an off-day: Re-watching Game 6 of the 2011 World SeriesRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... pitch was anger. "OH COME ON ALBERT YOU GOTTA STRETCH THE COUNT YOU Ga oh, that turned out pretty well." After Lance Berkman walked on four pitches, I suddenly became very optimistic. Watching the Rick Ankiel blowup in 2000 ruined me for all ...


  17. St. Louis Cardinals Trade Rumors: Will the front office admit a mistake by making a trade?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... championship run in 2011. The following season, Craig took over the everyday first baseman job from an injured Lance Berkman and solidified the heart of the Cardinals order. Entering the spring of 2013, Craig was had a career batting line of ...


  18. MLB Notebook: Brantley mixing power with speedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    ... break with at least 60 RBIs, at least 10 steals and a batting average of at least .320: Derrek Lee in 2005, Lance Berkman in '08, Altuve has eight multihit games with at least two steals this season -- the most for any player through his team's ...


  19. MLB Notebook: Tribe hurler putting 'K' in KluberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    ... No NL player has done this since in 2009, and no player in his age-26 or younger season has done this since Lance Berkman in 2001. worked one scoreless inning for the win. In all, the two right-handers helped Washington -- with a 2-1 victory over ...


  20. Yankees' Carlos Beltran Grabs 4th Place on All-Time Switch-Hitters Homers ListRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | BleacherReport

    New York Yankees designated hitter Carlos Beltran hit his 367th career home run Thursday night against the Minnesota Twins, breaking a fourth-place tie with Lance Berkman for homers by a switch-hitter, as reported by Mike Beltran's three-run shot off Twins starter and former Yankee Phil Hughes highlighted a four-run fifth inning, propelling the ... (more)