Sports on a Sunday: Rick Hummel, Lou Korac & John Mozeliak
The Sunday morning Milwaukee Journal Sentinel sports section featured the headline ‘Winged Menaces’ referring to the Cardinals. Hall of Fame baseball writer Rick Hummel of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch joined the show to discuss the Redbirds, who are winners of five straight.
Who nailed the Kentucky Derby’ trifecta’? Probably not many said Jay Randolph, the former KSDK and Cardinals broadcaster, who is also a pretty good horse racing analyst. He joined Ron to recap the race, and they wonder if ‘Orb’ can make a run for that elusive Triple Crown.
The St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame has some upcoming events involving some very exciting St. Louis native athletes. STL HOF Founder and President Greg Marecek joined the show.
Next weekend, the Missouri Professional Cycling Series comes to St. Louis featuring three races in the area May 10-12. Event organizer Mike Weiss, owner Big Shark Bicycle Co., joined the show.
The Blues dropped Game 3 to the Kings in a tough 1-0 loss. From Los Angeles, beat writer Lou Korac of NHL.com and In The Slot joined Ron on the show to discuss went wrong for ‘The Note’ and what possible changes could be made for Game 4. The broadcast on Monday begins at 8:30pm on KMOX.
Over the past week, Cardinals GM John Mozeliak made decisions to shake up a struggling bullpen by sending down Mitchell Boggs & Marc Rzepczynski. ‘Mo’ also discusses a possible return for pitcher Chris Carpenter when he joined the show.
Everywhere you look in the golf world at the moment, rain is making players lives more challenging on the links. How does this kind of weather affect Bellerive Country Club, which is due to host the Senior PGA Championship at the end of the month?