The Opening Drive

Karraker & Smallmon – April 25th, 2022

Alex Datt is in studio for the full three ours today!

7:00 – Weekend wrapup: Cardinals take 2 or 3 from the Reds, Blues go 2-0 and Jayson Tatum is shutting down the Nets

7:15 – Start One, Bench One, Cut One: best drinks, STL personalities, great names in baseball

7:30 – Three things we loved about the weekend: Goldy getting back on track, Joey Votto with some real walkup music, Yuri & more

7:45 – TIOLI: Mets winning the NL? Binnington getting a playoff start? Biggest surprise to Cardinals season so far?

8:00 – Fresh Take: The starting pitching is really starting to hum for the Cardinals, how does that change expectations?

8:15 – Chris Kerber on how the finals Blues games could effect the playoffs, Berube’s goalie plan & VGK playing for their life

8:30 – The Fight

8:45 – Danny Mac on his favorite Dolly Parton facts, his bullpen x-factor & are we grabbing the panic bus keys for Goldy’s slow start

9:00 – Today’s Big Thing: Blues go 2-0 over the weekend and Binnington continues to change the conversation before the playoffs

9:15 – Dani Wexelman on the ultimate PB debate, the Cardinals rolling (except for DeJong) & her big takeaways from the week in MLB

9:30 – You’re killing me, Smalls! A Ben Simmons debate breaks out!

9:45 – What’s on tap?

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