The Opening Drive

The Opening Drive – August 15th, 2023

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7:00 – A’s-5 Cardinals-7

Mikolas→6.1IP 2H 4ER 3BB 4K 1HR

Romero (gets the W on a decision by the official scorer) →1.1IP 0H 2K

Drink & Mizzou get one of highest-rated recruit commitments in program history from in-state five-star DL Williams Nwaneri.

7:15 – With Dylan Carlson hurt and Tyler O’Neill hurt, how should the Cardinals prepare for their OF in 2024 and 2025.  

They love Noot–They love Edman–They love Walker

And, Victor Scott II is on the way in 2025.  

How do they handle Carlson, O’Neill, Moises Gomez?

7:30 – IndyCar driver Josef Newgarden talks about the upcoming Indy Car races in STL and his success across the sport after coming out of Nashville


8:00 – Fresh Take: How would you feel about Miles Mikolas being your number one starter next year?


8:30 – The Fight

8:45 – A’s fans are just like St. Louis Rams fans. The team was torn apart so that the franchise could be moved more easily. Do you feel sorry for them?

9:00 – Rush Hour Reset

9:15 – Mike Claiborne tries to figure out the Cardinals offseason pitching plans

9:30 – Fans don’t seem to be too surprised by the idea of Mikolas as the #1 SP in ’24–who could’ve guessed?

9:45 – Rocc ‘n Roll 

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