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Our next St. Louis Model Railroad Train Show and Model Contest will be Nov. model railroading, swap tables, model and photo contests, and home train layout tours. Vendor Area at the St. Louis Train Show the Gateway Division's Fall Meet Contest has adopted the NMRA National rules, with. Thunder Alley Motorcycle Swap Meet & Parts Extravaganza. October 05, • Events. Belleville, Illinois. S Belt East. FMI Tweet. The post. ILLINOIS os. April Meeting: April 14th. Second Thursday of every month Chapter Officers .. Swap Meet at Belleville Fairgrounds.
Salary was not announced. On Feb 24,it was confirmed that ace pitcher Adam Wainwright needed Tommy John surgery on his right elbow after experiencing discomfort in throwing batting practice on February It meant missing, at a minimum, the entirety of the season. The Feb 28 surgery on Wainwright in St.
2011 St. Louis Cardinals season
Louis was described as 'successful. The initiative was nicknamed Stand for Stan. On February 15,the program came to fruition, as President Barack Obama awarded Musial the medal. Matt Holliday hit what looked to be the game-winning home run in the bottom of the 8th, but closer Ryan Franklin gave up a game-tying home run in that 9th inning, sending the game to extra innings. The Padres scored twice in the 11th to win 5—3.
That evening, Holliday complained of pains, leading to an emergency appendectomy the next day. The Cardinals recovered from a 2—6 start to finish in first place 16—11 by two games over the Reds at the end of April, and the entire team was also No. All those base runners led to them also leading in grounding into the most double plays 36with Albert Pujols. The Cardinals rose to first place in the standings despite major problems in the bullpen.
Closer Ryan Franklin blew four of his first five save opportunities and the Cardinals lost all four of those games. Franklin never got another save opportunity after blowing a save against the Dodgers on April 17, and finished the month with a The Cardinals continued to search for an effective closer in May.
He later gave up a double in the 9th, the only runner to reach second base.
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He walked one and struck out eight, and a double-play in the eighth helped preserve his shutout, the third of his career. Albert Pujols struggled through a most uncharacteristic slump at the start of the season, going a career-worst at-bats without a home run  and finishing May with an unusually low.
He joins Connie Mack as the only manager or coach in American sports history to reach 5, games. A subsequent MRI on June 20, showed a small fracture in the left wrist-forearm.
Pujols estimated time on the DL was expected to be from four to six weeks, and after Wainwright and Pujols both going down and Holliday missing significant time, it became obvious that was going to be a rough year, maybe even a lost cause. Pujols had played in all 73 games before the injury. Valdes became the third lefty in the struggling bullpen, joining struggling southpaws Trever Miller and Brian Talletin the bullpen. Freese last played on May 1, and Punto on May Miguel Batistawho had given up 27 hits and 19 walks in only 29 innings, was let go on June He was 1—4 with an 8.
Opponents battered him for a. He walked 7 and struck out 17, with a 1. The Cardinals played very poorly for much of June, going 3—12 from June 10 to At some time around the end of June, manager Tony La Russa decided to retire at the end of the season. He kept that decision secret from the team. Walters to the Toronto Blue Jays.
In return, the team received right-hand starter Edwin Jacksonleft-hand specialist Marc Rzepczynskiright-hand reliever Octavio Doteland outfielder Corey Patterson.
The team will also receive either three players to be named later, or cash. Kyle McClellan, promoted to the starting rotation to fill the gap caused by the loss of Adam Wainwright, returned to the bullpen. He got it in his 1,th game, the 12th quickest. Musial got his in 1, games.
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The only Cardinal relievers in the bullpen on Opening Day who were still on the team at the end of the season were Mitchell Boggs and Jason Motte. Newly acquired shortstop Furcal hit only. After close of business on August 24, the day the Dodgers completed their sweep, St.
Manager Tony La Russa said on the struggles: Louis' odds of making the playoffs stood at 1. They ended the month on a positive note, taking three of four from the Pirates and sweeping the Brewers in Milwaukee Aug 30 — September 1, improving their chances of making the playoffs to 4.
The Comeback[ edit ] The Cardinals set a new NL record of grounding into their th and later, th double-play on September 26, breaking the record set by the St.2013 Harrisburg Jam-On Indoor Motorcycle Swap Meet walk about
Louis on September 9 to play a three-game series that would prove to be critical. In the first game, Atlanta led 3—1 going into the bottom of the ninth inning, but a Schumaker single and walks to Furcal and Theriot set up a two-run, two-out Albert Pujols single to tie the game. The Cardinals won on a sacrifice fly by Nick Punto in the bottom of the 10th.
Louis won by the same 4—3 score when Michael Bourn flied out to right with the tying run on third.
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Louis had only 16 games left to play  and its playoff chances were still only 7. On the 14th Yadier Molina hit a two-run double and the Cardinals beat Pittsburgh 3—2 behind 6. Atlanta had a one-game lead with three games left.
And since the Redbirds were only one game out of the wild card, the last series was very key. The race between the Cards and Braves and also between Boston and Tampa Bay in the American League began stirring up attention around the country.
Mini-clinics on the hour and half-hour: Special hands-on activities for children big children too! Special grand prize drawings.
Lots of door prizes. Go on self-guided tours of local model railroad layouts. Vote for your favorite models and photos. See small and modular layouts on display. A railroad clinic is a presentation on some particular aspect of model railroading or prototype railroading the real thing. Usually a clinic runs from 45 minutes to an hour long and may allow time for questions.
Clinics on present-day railroads, as well as long-gone and merged railroads, provide background on how the real railroads do things, from operations to laying track and building stations to the kinds of equipment and freight or passenger service to be found. They help the modeler to build and operate a more realistic railroad. Louis Train Show Throughout the Fall Meet, a variety of small and modular model railroads will be on display.
Compare the different sizes of model trains, ask questions, enjoy seeing different approaches to model railroading. Modular layouts combine a number of small elements to create a larger layout.
Home Layout Tours Four members of the Gateway Division will open their homes to tours on Saturday afternoon and evening, beginning around 4 pm.
Directions maps and information about these layouts will be provided with admission to the Train Show. Please, those entering Merit Judged, should complete the following forms in advance.
Dealers, and those desiring swap tablesplease contact Brian Post, Modular layouts please contact Hank. Clinics Scheduled for November 3, 9: It covers the first restoration beginning in through the final runs in Most of the slides are of the people who worked on and operated the engine during that time.