Developer Of Ballpark Village Also Sued For Being Racist In Kentucky

Yesterday, we poked fun at the ridiculous dress codes that will be instituted at a handful of bars within St. Louis' new Ballpark Village. We also noted that Cordish Companies, the developer of the entertainment district, has been previously sued on two occasions for racially discriminating against customers at other… » 3/27/14 12:01pm 3/27/14 12:01pm

New St. Louis Ballpark Village Has A Ridiculous Dress Code

This year, a massive dining and entertainment hub known as the St. Louis Ballpark Village is set to open across the street from Busch Stadium. It is described as "sports anchored entertainment district." It is also the sort of place where the bars have a dress code to keep out what your bigoted great-aunt might call "the… » 3/26/14 1:54pm 3/26/14 1:54pm

The Cardinals Are Very Embarrassed By Carlos Martinez's Wall Of Porn

Yesterday, we brought you news of Cardinals pitcher Carlos Martinez's big ol' wall of Twitter porn. Somehow, Carlos Martinez's big ol' wall of Twitter porn was perceived by his skipper, Mike Matheny, to be the kind of issue and "distraction" that required a face-to-face meeting between the two. Today is officially one of … » 2/25/14 11:36am 2/25/14 11:36am

Mark McGwire Made You Happy. It's Time To Admit It.

Over the next few weeks, we'll be examining the merits—and relative lack of merits—of all 36 players on this year's Hall of Fame ballot for the purposes of better informing the electorate, i.e., you. All entries in the series can be found here. » 12/11/13 2:26pm 12/11/13 2:26pm

Red Sox Take Out Newspaper Ad Thanking St. Louis

You'll find this full-page ad in today's St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and it seems the Red Sox aren't done trolling everyone. "Your region, its people, and the entire Cardinals organization represent everything that's great about baseball." Damn it. We just spent a month breaking them down, and now Cards fans are going to… » 11/05/13 9:48am 11/05/13 9:48am

St. Louis Man Arrested After Threatening Boston On Twitter

Everybody say hi to Bobby Metzinger. St. Louis police arrested him over the weekend and charged him with making terroristic threats against the city of Boston from his Twitter account. The 30-year-old former PR professional was once highlighted by a St. Louis television station for having landed a job because of his… » 10/30/13 4:12pm 10/30/13 4:12pm

Red Sox Win Totally Ordinary Game 5, Take 3-2 Lead To Boston

We made it seven innings before something funky happened and, as far as funky things in this World Series go, it was pretty tame. David Ross was called out on a questionable-on-closer-inspection call at the plate. But all it meant was the difference between a 4-1 Boston win and 3-1 win. Which is to say: not much… » 10/29/13 12:38am 10/29/13 12:38am