Tom Ackerman

Green Bay Packers vs St. Louis Rams

ACKERMAN: Don’t Know Sports? Follow These Steps…

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The odds are good that if you’re reading this, no matter who you are, you’ve probably attended more than a few sporting events in your lifetime.  You’ve probably followed games on radio or […]



ACKERMAN: A St. Louis Sports Renaissance?

For the first time in a decade, all three teams in this river city have the locals buzzing.


Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Introduce Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson

ACKERMAN: The Pujols I Knew

I can still remember the first thing that crossed my mind as I was driving home the day Albert Pujols signed with the Angels. My reporting of the story complete, I left the station and prepared for my most important job: Dad.


Bob Knight

Ackerman: How Bob Knight Comforted Me After Losing My Dad

As Father’s Day approaches, KMOX Sports Director Tom Ackerman reflects on how Indiana basketball coach Bob Knight helped him through a difficult time in his life–losing his father.


Manager Bobby Valentine #25 of the Boston Red Sox looks on during batting practice of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles on August 14, 2012 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

ACKERMAN: Catching Up With ‘Bobby V’

Whether you agree with him or not, I know I can count on Bobby Valentine for some fresh, honest analysis.


(Photo by John W. McDonough /Sports Illustrated/Getty Images)

ACKERMAN: PGA’s Important Stance On Putter Rule

While Ted Bishop respects the USGA’s decision and appreciates the governing body’s willingness to listen to the PGA of America before the ruling, he is not shy about expressing his disappointment.



ACKERMAN: Welcome To Chris Carpenter Field

As Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter and his wife, Alyson, arrived at Jackson Park in Berkeley on Monday, they watched a group of local kids walk from their school to where an infield diamond, outfield fences, giant scoreboard and green grass awaited them.


Jonathan Quick, Getty/Harry How

ACKERMAN: Two Quick Takes

It’s a good day to be a sports fan in this city. In the meantime, here are a couple of thoughts on each team before the puck drops.



ACKERMAN: Blind, Driven, Inspiring

Chris Judd and Bryce Weiler don’t know each other, but they share an incredible love for sports just the same.



ACKERMAN: We Won’t Be Down For Long

The lowest form of life who did this, the person who is responsible for this evil attack at the Boston Marathon, is a coward.



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