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Archive for January, 2017

Revisiting Correa’s Time Table of Cooperation

It seems that former St. Louis Cardinals scouting director Chris Correa’s willingness to cooperate with investigators had its limits.

Revenue Increase and MLB Hard Cap Could Aid Cardinals

What is essentially a hard cap in the new CBA is already limiting MLB team spending. Clubs with payroll flexibility and financial muscle could prosper – like the St. Louis Cardinals.

Early 2017 Cardinals Spring Training Broadcast Schedule

The major part of the St. Louis Cardinals spring training television plans have not been disclosed, but we have some early-announced games.

Thumbs Up for New Memphis Redbirds Logos

The St. Louis Cardinals’ Triple-A affiliate has introduced a new brand identity that hits the mark.

Cardinals Winter Warm-Up Photos: Monday, 1/16/17

St. Louis Cardinals photos from Monday’s final session of the 2017 Winter Warm-Up at St. Louis’ Hyatt Regency at the Arch.

Cardinals Winter Warm-Up Photos: Sunday, 1/15/17

Selected St. Louis Cardinals player and executive photos from Sunday’s first day of the 2017 Winter Warm-Up at St. Louis’ Hyatt Regency at the Arch.

Projected Top St. Louis Cardinals Stories of 2017

A look ahead to what may be the top stories surrounding the St. Louis Cardinals in 2017.

Past Predictions: TCN Blog’s Top Five Cardinals Stories of 2016

A look back at the top projected stories across the St. Louis Cardinals world in 2016 from last January.

Changes in Cardinals Winter Warm-Up Autograph Prices for 2017

Our annual view of autograph prices for the St. Louis Cardinals’ annual winter fan charity event. and changes from year to year.