The Cardinal Nation blog

Brian Walton's news and commentary on the St. Louis Cardinals (TM) and their minor league system

Archive for May, 2015

Bumping into Boras

My chance encounter with famed agent Scott Boras in the Dallas airport on Friday.

Holliday Enters New Top 10 On-Base List

St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday has reached base in 45 consecutive games, tied for 10th all-time for the team.

Cardinals Memorial Day Pregame to Include Special Features

FOX Sports Midwest’s Memorial Day plans include tributes to those who have served our country. Cardinals Fantasy Talk on SiriusXM

Brian Walton joined’s nightly show on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio to discuss the 2015 St. Louis Cardinals from a fantasy point of view.

Peoria’s Dozer Park Going National

Three nationally-televised Minor League Baseball games in June should hold special interest to St. Louis Cardinals fans.

AutoZone Park Ranked Second in all of MiLB

According to a new survey, the Memphis Redbirds’ home is second among all minor league baseball venues.

Talking Young St. Louis Cardinals Pitchers on WGEM

St. Louis Cardinals talk with Josh Houchins of WGEM Sportscenter on ESPN 1440 Radio in Quincy, Illinois.

Catching Up with The Cardinal Nation Blog

What the owner of this blog has been doing in recent days.

Cardinals World Series Odds Shorten to Second in MLB

After a month of the 2015 regular season, only the Los Angeles Dodgers have shorter odds than the St. Louis Cardinals to win the 2015 World Series.

Seven Consecutive Wins is Cardinals’ Best under Matheny

Since Mike Matheny became manager, the St. Louis Cardinals had lost seven straight, but never won seven in a row until now.

Holliday’s Season-Opening On-Base Streak in Cardinals Top 15

Matt Holliday has reached base in all 23 St. Louis Cardinals games in which he has played in 2015.

2015 Cardinals Hall of Fame Announcement on FOX Sports Midwest

The identities of the four former St. Louis Cardinals greats to be inducted into the team’s Hall of Fame will be announced on Monday on FOX Sports Midwest.