The Opening Drive

Karraker & Smallmon – July 11th, 2022

7:00 – Weekend recap as the Cardinals slaw one back against the Phillies following back-to-back shutouts

7:15 – Start one, Bench one, Cut one: best chair for the living room, biggest Cardinals ASG snub, favorite weekly interview

7:30 – Three things we love from the weekend: Pro playing golf/ Carp hitting — Pujols HR/ Mikolas & sage — fan rewards / Kyrgios snaps

7:45 – TIOLI

8:00 – Fresh Take: Cards offensive struggles peaked over the weekend

8:15 – Chris Kerber joins the show to talk about the Blues draft and the potential for the Blues moves before FA

8:30 – The Fight

8:45 – How do we think the Cardinals will attack the deadline? Are you willing to give up the big prospect to make it happen?

9:00 – The hitting and pitching are struggling, but not having players like Bader and Molina


9:30 – You’re killing me, Smalls!

9:45 – Dan McLaughlin on the surprising downturn of the offense, the struggles for Donovan & Edman and the question around potential Cardinals targets

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