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Suppan’s return a success, Cards win 4-1

5 years agoSports : Baseball Yakker

Way back in 1910, Franklin Pierce Adams wrote a poem entitled “Baseball’s Sad Lexicon”. It described the somber moment in which opposing players fell victim to the Chicago Cubs’ double play team. It became an immediate hit, and has since gone down in baseball lore. Today, the poem is better known as ‘Tinker to Evers to [...]
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