Karraker & Smallmon – June 17, 2020 – Would you trade Jack Flaherty for Nolan Arenado? Are the BattleHawks coming back?

7am Hour

7:00 The MLBPA is standing united in their message: “Tell us where and when, and we’ll be ready to play.” Plus, would you be able to support a St. Louis BattleHawks team that wouldn’t play any games in St. Louis in the future? Randy and Michelle talk about the possible future for the XFL.

7:15 Would you trade Jack Flaherty for the contract certainty of Nolan Arenado? Randy says “yes,” Michelle says “no.” They debate this fun hypothetical all morning long.

7:30 Our listeners react to our question of the day. An overwhelming majority say they would rather keep Flaherty.

7:45 “TAKE IT or LEAVE IT” – Would Roger Goodell be handling this situation with Major League Baseball a lot better than Rob Manfred?



Listen to hour 1 here!


8am Hour

8:00 “Fresh Take” – Randy and Michelle continue to debate their question of the day about Jack Flaherty and Nolan Arenado, and we continue hearing from our listeners through texts and Mic-Drops.

8:15 Darren Pang, FOX Sports Midwest, joins Randy and Michelle for their weekly chat on all things St. Louis Blues.

8:30 “The Fight” – Randy sweeps, and we learn more about Gary Pinkel’s college football career as a tight end at Kent State.

8:45 Tim Kurkjian, ESPN, joins Randy and Michelle to talk about the current state of baseball. He also weighs-in on our question of the day, and his answer may surprise you.



Listen to hour 2 here!

Listen to the Darren Pang interview here!

Listen to the Tim Kurkjian interview here!


9am Hour

9:00 “Today’s Big Thing” – Gary Pinkel was announced as a nominee for this year’s induction class for the College Football Hall of Fame.

9:15 “You’re Killing Me, Smalls” – NBA players are going to have amazing amenities in Orlando when they resume play this season.

9:30 Kevin Seifert, ESPN, wrote a great piece about the demise of the XFL, the league’s future, and much more. He joins Randy and Michelle to discuss his reporting.

9:45 The Crossover with Danny Mac



Listen to hour 3 here!

Listen to the Kevin Seifert interview here!