Free Holiday Weekend -

This holiday weekend, from now through July 4, totally free and without having to register, you can check out all the insider content, current and past, on The Birdhouse,, as well as the dozens of other websites, covering college and professional sports more deeply than anyone.

Here is just a sampling of recently run, exclusive stories previously available only to subscribers of that can be sampled completely free this weekend:

• "This Week in the Minors", by Leonda Markee, by far the most comprehensive reports of their kind anywhere, covering facts and stats at each level of the Cardinals' minor league system every week.

• Exclusive audio interviews with eight players selected by the Cardinals in the first eight rounds of the June, 2006 First-Year Player Draft.

• Brian Walton's interview with Cardinals Vice President of Player Procurement Jeff Luhnow, where 30 in-depth questions about the draft are answered and much more.

• Ray Mileur's insider reports on prospects Blake Hawksworth, Josh Kinney and Rhett Parrott.

• Game Observations for each Cardinals contest, including insider news, inning-by-inning report and more.

• "Jason Scott's Cardinals Prospect Report". The founder of The Cardinal Nation website is part of The Birdhouse team and covers all the news from up and down the minor league system.

• Regular columns by Pete Khazen, Joe Mammy, Rex Duncan, our Springfield correspondent John Brayfield and others, which are always free to all readers of the site.

• Also, check out the extensive Cardinals' player database, which includes detailed, up-to-date information on every player in the system.

…and much, much more!

While you're at, don't forget to sample team sites for the Rams, Mizzou, the Illini or whatever other sports passions you have. Together with The Birdhouse's unparalleled Cardinals coverage, can deliver your entire sports package.

Once you see everything there is to offer, we hope you'll subscribe to Only $79.95 brings you the Total Access Pass for all premium content on for one full year. Included are exclusive articles and interviews, player and roster comprehensive database, "Hot News", minor league coverage and breaking news and information.

That same Total Access Pass also opens up insider content at over 200 websites and thousands of player pages, detailing the progress and careers of players from all sports from high school to college through the minors and all the way to the majors.

Once the free weekend is over, sample the Total Access Pass for seven days more at no risk and then pay only $7.95 for one month or $21.95 for three months. You can save two months off the monthly subscription price by simply choosing the one year Total Access Pass for just $79.95.

Finally, for a limited time only, you can receive a full year (56 issues) of Sports Illustrated included with a new annual Total Access Pass subscription to ($39.95 value). We are also including a $15 Gift Certificate to as part of the annual Total Access Pass. What an unbelievable deal!

(If you are currently a monthly subscriber, you can call's sales center at 888.501.5752 and upgrade your subscription to an annual Total Access Pass today to receive these same benefits.)

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