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Capitol Perspectives: Politically Correct Speech

This football season, when sports reporters confront the question of what to call the Washington Redskins, they’ll experience a conundrum we government reporters have been facing for decades. It is the conflict between accurate speech versus politically correct speech.

11/24/2014

Atlanta Braves  Jason Heyward connects for a three RBI double in the third inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on May 13, 2012. Atlanta won the game 7-4.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

ACKERMAN: 5 Great Plays By Jason Heyward

Just so you know — and I’m sure you do by now — the Cardinals acquired the best defensive right fielder in baseball when they traded for the Braves’ Jason Heyward earlier this week.

11/20/2014

St. Louis Blues Jori Lehtera of Finland (L) hugs Jaden Schwartz after scoring a goal in the first period against the Washington Capitals at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on November 15, 2014. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Sports Open Line (11-19)

St. Louis Blues winger Jaden Schwartz discusses the “STL” line and the upcoming game in Montreal.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–11/19/2014

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Heyward & Mozeliak with Chris Hrabe (11/17)

Jason Heyward joins Chris after being traded to the Cardinals from the Braves. St Louis Cardinals GM John Mozeliak joins Chris to discuss acquiring Jason Heyward & Jordan Walden. about the teams newest addition. Chris […]

11/17/2014

Atlanta Braves  Jason Heyward connects for a three RBI double in the third inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on May 13, 2012. Atlanta won the game 7-4.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Sports Open Line with Mike Claiborne and Scott Warmann

The Cardinals bolster their lineup with the acquisition of Outfielder Jason Heyward. KMOX’s Chris Hrabe caught up with the newest Cardinal on Sports Open Line Monday night. Chris Hrabe interviews the newest Cardinals outfielder Jason […]

11/17/2014

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Capitol Perspectives: Missouri’s I-70 Democrats

Geography no longer more important than party label in understanding the voting patterns of state lawmakers.

11/16/2014

Mike Trout should be named AL MVP soon.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Top 3 Players In Each Pro Sport That Keep Things Interesting

These top athletes – one in each of the four main professional sports leagues, (plus two runners-up in each category) are the players that keep things interesting.

11/13/2014

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ACKERMAN: Top 5 Athletes Who Make Me Stop And Watch

Top 5 Athletes who catch Sports Director Tom Ackerman’s complete attention.

11/13/2014

T.J. Oshie #74 of the St. Louis Blues at American Airlines Center on March 3, 2013 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

AUDIO: Oshie Activated, Will Play vs Nashville

UPDATED: The Blues announce via Twitter they have activated TJ Oshie from IR and he will be in the lineup tonight against Nashville. The Mercy Blues Pregame Show is at 6:30 tonight on KMOX, and […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–11/13/2014