Viva el Birdos

Everyone thinks Jim Edmonds belongs in the Hall of Fame, but apparently that does not matter - A Hunt and Peck
because stupid. With the Hall of Fame balloting in progress, the articles about who should and should not be a Hall of Famer are everywhere. The man that is getting the most attention? It might just be...

Cards on Cards

Depictions of St. Louis Cardinal baseball players on small rectangular objects made primarily of cardstock. Twitter-free since 2008!

'Tis the Season (For a Trade Post)
Happy holidays! I hope you're all watching the Holiday Bowl right now. No? Okay, well, settle in for some light reading instead. Jeff from 2 x 3 Heroes is giving away some cards to celebrate the season...

Pitchers Hit Eighth

November 19th – UCB Roundtable Question
The UCB roundtable question of the day for November 19th involved some alternate universe baseball, because why not have it involve alternate universe baseball? Courtesy of some guy eating a burrito…...

Springfield Cardinals

Cardinals Prospects Headed to Fall League
Six St. Louis prospects, including three Springfiled Cardinals, will hone their skills in the Arizona Fall League

Palm Beach Cardinals

Chris Corrigan FSL Pitcher of the Week
Palm Beach Pitcher Chris Corrigan Awarded FSL Pitcher of the Week. Corrigan tossed the first perfect game in Palm Beach Cardinals history

Quad Cities River Bandits

Snappers homer past River Bandits, 6-1, in season finale
The Quad Cities River Bandits went quietly in the season finale Monday afternoon, with the most interesting inning including the league-leading 28th home run by Beloit third baseman Miguel Sano and an...

Memphis Redbirds

Redbirds rain down on the Storm Chasers
The Redbirds came out firing posting a seven-run first inning en route to a 12-4 win over the Storm Chasers on Thursday afternoon at AutoZone Park.

Johnson City Cardinals

Cardinals Take First Playoff Game Against the Royals
The Johnson City Cardinals took a 1-0 lead in the semifinal round of the Appalachian League playoffs with a 2-1 win over the Burlington Royals Wednesday night.

Batavia Muckdogs

Five Muckdogs Named NYPL All-Stars
The 2012 New York-Penn League All-Star roster will include five players from Batavia. They will send infielders Breyvic Valera and Patrick Wisdom, catcher Jesus Montero and pitchers Tyler Melling and Lee...

St. Louis Cardinals Cards

The quest to collect every Cardinals team Card at a time.

Weird Card Wednesday: Why Aren't You Blogging!
Hi everyone,I know it's been several weeks since I've posted anything significant, and I hope my fellow bloggers won't kick me off their blogrolls for inactivity. I'm trying to put parts of my life together--more...


4thebirds is a free-form baseball blog for fans of the St. Louis Cardinals, because after all, we are 4thebirds.

Reds @ Cards LiveBlog June 1, 2010
Reds @ Cards LiveBlog -- June 1, 2010...

Cardinals In The AFL

The experiences of Cardinals prospects while on the Arizona Fall League's Peoria Saguaros.

Tough Ending
Although we ended up tied with Mesa at 26-12, they held the tie breaker against us. The fall season came down to the game against Mesa on Wednesday. Basically the winner of that game would clinch the division and go... is not affiliated with or endorsed by Major League Baseball (MLB), the Major League Players Association (MLBPA) or the St. Louis Cardinals Baseball Club. Images and trademarks are the property of their respective owners and copyright of their respective manufacturers. They are presented here for entertainment and informational purposes only.