Cardinals win ‘Battle of the Birds,’ but Redbirds are the ones wearing the rings

Absent from postseason for three years, the Cardinals wouldn’t mind a ring ceremony of their own

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 26, 2019 12:40 AM CT | Published: March 25, 2019 11:03 PM CT
Don Wade
Daily Memphian

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.

The Memphis Redbirds celebrated their 2018 Triple-A National Championship before Monday's "Battle of the Birds." St. Louis Cardinals brass and players appreciated the moment, but also took it as food for thought given the team's three-year hiatus from the playoffs. 


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