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Wake up with a steaming cup of sports. It's mornings with Randy Karraker and Michelle Smallmon. More opinion, more talk, more often, Karraker & Smallmon.

Episode Date
'06 NL MVP, ESPN MLB analyst Ryan Howard
00:13:07
Lafayette graduate and STL-native Ryan Howard joins Carey & Michelle to talk about the awe he feels from watching Albert still it bombs at his age and with the miles he has on his legs, learning from veterans like Pujols when you're a young player, how Ryan would react to a Tatis-like situation, what he sees in the Yankees recent struggles, the difference between fines in the MLB and NFL and how he sees the rest of the regular season going and how the playoffs may shape up.
Aug 17, 2022
Bommarito's Chuck Wallis & WWT's Chris Blair
00:06:23
Chuck and Chris stop by the sow to talk about this weekend's upcoming Indycar race at WWT Raceway, the Bommarito 500, the special meaning this event has for Bommarito, WWT & St. Louis, how the racing community has embraced STL as a destination, what to get excited for with this race and how people can get involved this weekend.
Aug 17, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 17th, 2022
02:19:19
7:00 - Well that's one to quite literally walk-off a win for the Cardinals last night... 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - Tiger Woods is headed to the BMW with the goal to save golf again--but this time with some moves off of the course 7:50 - TIOLI 8:10 - Chuck Wallis & Chris Blair talk about this weekend upcoming Bommarito 500 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - NFL Three Questions on...The Denver Broncos 9:00 - Former NL MVP, STL-native Ryan Howard talks about the sustained greatness of Pujols, the difference in fines in the MLB and how he sees the rest of the season playing out 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Wednesdays with Waino as Adam Wainwright talks about the last week that was for the Cardinals, watching that 2nd Pujols homerun & getting ready for fantasy football
Aug 17, 2022
#WednesdaysWithWaino with Adam Wainwright
00:00
Waino joins Carey & Michelle to talk about his serving experience at Grace Meat + Three, trying to remember to enjoy getting to live the dream, what it was like from Waino's POV when Albert had his 2-HR game, the friendly competition going on within the pitching staff, the starters feeding off each other after strong starts, looking back at what cost him his no-hitter, how different his attitude is on start-days vs. off-days, how he handles great starts that don't get Ws, an impeccable Bob Gibson impersonation, his thoughts on a wild walking walk-off against the Rockies and getting ready to take home to championship in this years fantasy league.
Aug 17, 2022
The Sporting New's Mike DeCourcy
00:10:29
Mike joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the potential problem on the CBB horizon: an expanded tournament and a change to the auto-big process for smaller teams. How does SEC commissioner Greg Sankey's power-hold on college sports affect the equations? Did the threat to the Saint Peter's of the world survive the initial shock? What does an 80-team tournament look like? And how about adding a 5th team in football before you worry about the 69th team in basketball?
Aug 16, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:12:06
Claibs joins Michelle & Carey to talk about the Cardinals movement on the Brewers over the weekend, Pujols taking a run at the historic and special in front of STL, the Cardinals having a good chance to take advantage of this weak schedule and how he sees their current status as World Series contenders.
Aug 16, 2022
XFL-STL HC Anthony Becht
00:27:42
The HC for XFL-STL (name o be announced on--well just listen), Anthony Becht joins Carey & Michelle in studio to talk about the entire process leading up to today and where the XFL and the STL team have to go from now to get ready for 2023, Anthony's road to becoming a coach and head coach in the XFL, being reminded of the incredible memories for STL the last time the XFL came through, getting to learn from the Mike Martz's and Dick vermeil's of the coaching world, getting to come back to STL, his playing days in TB with Carey, the date of the XFL draft and how the player pool will be put together, his goals for building this team from the ground up and more!
Aug 16, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 16th, 2022
02:11:58
7:00 - XFL-STL HC Anthony Becht in studio to talk about the building of the team, the big dates to look out for and getting ready for 2023 7:30 - Reacting to the excitement after a half-hour of XFL-STL talk with Coach Becht 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - A moment to reflect on the passing of our friend, Jeff Burton 8:15 - NFL Three Questions on...the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Mike Claiborne on the Cardinals needing to take advantage of this schedule, Pujols giving the city a jolt of excitement 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Can the Cardinals do like Mike says and beat up the upcoming schedule and take a strangle-hold lead on the NL Central? 9:15 - TSN's Mike DeCourcy on the moves that tried to end the Cinderella in CBB and how the complexion of the argument changed in just a week 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Aug 16, 2022
ESPN senior writer David Schoenfield
00:12:20
ESPN's David Schoenfield joins Michelle & Alexa to talk about the Cardinals the NL Central race heating up, Albert taking a run at 700, how he sees the rest of the NL battle, the incredible stories from from the run by both the Mets & the Yankees, the Yankees recent struggles and if the Braves can catch up and win the NL East.
Aug 15, 2022
Voice of the Blues Chris Kerber
00:11:31
Kerbs joins Alexa and Michelle to talk about some non-hockey topics--who doesn't want to talk about Pujols??--but also get into his expectations for Jordan Binnington in a season where it is all on him to make it happen, plus how he sees the growth and progress of Jordan Kyrou and Robert Thomas.
Aug 15, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 15th, 2022
02:14:18
7:00 - Cardinals lead in the NL Central is now at 1.5 after taking 2 games to 1 from the Brewers, but we gotta talk about Albert Pujols after yesterday... 7:15 - Start one, Bench one, Cut one 7:30 - Three thigs we loved from the weekend 7:55 - TIOLI 8:15 - Chris Kerber talks Pujols greatness and the best chance to get the same moments from a Blues player 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Three questions on...The Baltimore Ravens 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Albert now sits just 11 away from 700...can he make it there while the Cardinals finish out a division winner? 9:15 - ESPN's David Schoenfield on the Cardinals chances in the Central and the storylines coming out of a fascinating Yankees/Mets season 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Aug 15, 2022
Former Cardinal, ESPN & Bally's host Rick Ankiel
00:09:27
Rick joins Randy & Brooke to talk about the Cardinals' moves to augment their pitching, the expectations for Montgomery's second start, holding back any overreaction to a series in Coors, what makes Soto such a special player, why he still believes that Tyler O'Neill will return to form, what his problems have been and if the Cardinals can win this division.
Aug 12, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:11:55
Jay joins Brooke & Randy to talk about the upcoming golf events to St. Louis, what these events mean to both the golfing and wider community and how planning for the future can keep these events coming in to the city.
Aug 12, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 12th, 2022
02:17:46
7:00 - A bad 7th all but ends the series for the cardinals in Colorado as they prepare for one of the biggest series in the season against the Brewers, Flaherty struggles in his first rehab start and the NFL Preseason is officially underway 7:15 - Peak & Pit 7:30 - Jay Delsing on all the amazing golf events coming to St. Louis over the years 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Cardinals get beat up but are still setup well going into the first crucial post-deadline series 8:15 - Three Questions on...The Tennessee Titans 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Former Cardinal Rick Ankiel on not overreacting to a series in Coors, the Cardinals status post-deadline and a big series coming up 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Shaking off an odd series against the Rockies--can the Cardinals beat up on the Brewers 9:15 - We're two weeks out from the K&S prediction of 18-7 over the last 25 games, can they go 10-4 from here to keep pace? 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Aug 12, 2022
The Athletic's Senior NFL writer Mike Sando
00:12:25
Mike joins Randy & Carey to talk about his most recent article, breaking down the candidacies of WRs for the Hall of Fame across the different era in NFL history, why Torry stands out so much, Jerry Rice being the proving mark for their new metrc and a little aside about why Bob Sanders might be the most underrated defensive player of all time.
Aug 11, 2022
The Athletic's Blues writer Jeremy Rutherford
00:13:16
Jeremy Rutherford joins Carey & Randy to talk about some of the big questions facing the Blues as training camp continues to get closer including; his expectations for the Blues goalie situation, Kyrou's progression, trying to get Perron to talk about young players on defense and the Blues biggest questions coming out of the offseason
Aug 11, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 11th, 2022
02:13:42
7:00 - Cardinals even out the series against the Rockies with a big game offensively, Pujols hits 687, Quintana looks solid again and Pallante has his second bullpen appearance since the deadline 7:15 - Sick or it! 7:30 - The Cardinals might be rolling...but so is the rest of the NL competitors--can they hold serve in the top half of the league? 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: A big offensive day from the cardinals moves the needle i Coors--can they finish off the series? 8:15 - Three Questions on...the Dallas Cowboys 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Jeremy Rutherford breaks down some of the bigger questions for the Blues as we look towards '22-'23 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: The Lakers can't be serious about this plan for Anthony Davis 9:15 - The Athletic's Mike Sando broke down the Hall of Fame case across the WR position, what does he think about Holt? 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Aug 11, 2022
Rockies analyst, Sirius MLB Network host Ryan Spilborghs
00:08:09
"Spilly" joins Randy & Carey to talk about a historic night for Miles Mikolas, a special offensive night--even for Coors, what makes Arenado so special, how Spilly evaluates lineups and how the Cardinals stack up, both teams focusing on ignoring Tuesday's blowout and his overall thoughts on the deadline and how the Cardinals-brewers race was affected.
Aug 10, 2022
STL Sports Commission President Frank Viverito
00:14:48
Leader of the STL Sports Commission for 27 years, Frank Viverito joins Randy & Carey to talk about his retirement from the Commission, his favorite event that STL hosted in his tenure, the creation and continuation of the Musial Awards, why the Olympic event in the 90s was so special, what he's going to miss most in his retirement, what's coming up next for St. Louis, a little playful ribbing about the Mizzou domination over Illinois football and how you can attend the Musial Awards.
Aug 10, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 10th, 2022
02:14:41
7:00 - Cards get shellacked by the Rockies in Colorado but we're not freaking out...even if Mikolas is struggling and sometimes the offense doesn't show up 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - #WednesdaysWithWaino with Adam Wainright 8:10 - Retiring STL Sports Commissioner Frank Viverito on the history of the commission and building the sports scene in STL 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - The Questions on...The Pittsburgh Steelers 9:00 - Let's forget about the one game last night..this bullpen is still a championship-caliber group, and there's only more potential 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Rockies analyst Ryan Spilborghs talks Arenado, Rockies with a big win and the outlook for the rest of the series 9:45 - What's on tap?
Aug 10, 2022
#WednesdaysWithWaino with Adam Wainwright
00:27:40
Waino joins Carey & Randy to talk about the Cardinals strong run at home, the special moments with Albert & Yadi, why he wants some souvenirs for himself, dealing with a tough night from the umpire, playing in the different weather extremes, the different rosin bags available to pitchers in the MLB and which one he likes best, the lost art of walk up songs, he even greater lost art of Adam being able to go to the plate and swing away, getting ready for fantasy football and if what the Cardinals have shown the fans against the Yankees is "the real deal".
Aug 10, 2022
ESPN 49ers writer Nick Wagoner
00:00
Nick joins the show to talk about one of the bigger stories in the NFL--Trey Lance taking over for the 49ers--a quick reaction to the Roquan smith news (and how Fred Warner affected it), the saga of Deebo and his expectations for this season, the early success from Brandon Aiyuk in camp so far, why he thinks the 49er should be legitimate contenders, the defense returning back to top form, what the Lance decision means for Jimmy Garoppolo's status on the Niners, why it's been tough to find a deal and if we'll see a different kind of offense with Trey instead of Jimmy.
Aug 09, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:00
Mike joins Carey & Randy to talk about his thoughts after the Cardinals trade deadline moves, why Bader was such an interesting story, augmenting the staff with pitchers that fit the scheme, the big questions about the Cardinals vs. winning teams, Flaherty on the way to a rehab, why Bader retained enough value to make the deal possible, the tricky job of finding a new catcher post-Molina, his favorite moments from the Charles Barkley interview and what's coming up next with Mike & Joe West on the 5460 Podcast.
Aug 09, 2022
Cardinals Magazine writer Stan McNeal
00:00
Stan joins Randy & Carrey to talk about the newest edition of this year's Cardinal Yearbook--focused all on Adam Wainwright, his favorite moment this weekend between Willie and Waino, Stan's thoughts on the Cardinal's moves at the deadline, Waino's fight against the naysayers and the retirement-honks and Stan's expectations for a Cardinals run this offseason.
Aug 09, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 9th, 2022
00:00
7:00 - Cards at Rockies tonight, which has us thinking about that Arenado trade...and while the streak in nice, lets be honest: What still worries you about this team? 7:15 - If we're going to criticize the Cardinals for Alcantara and Arozarena, let's take a minute to look at that Arenado trade 7:30 - Cardinals Magazine's Stan McNeal on this years Cardinals Yearbook, an incredible series against the Yankees and positivity for the second half 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: What still worries you about this Cardinals team? 8:15 - Three Questions for the...San Francisco 49ers 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Mike Claiborne on the Cardinals early returns from the deadline and if any expectations are left for Flaherty 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: What still worries you about this Cardinals team? 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - ESPN's Nick Wagoner on Trey Lance taking over, how this changes the 49ers & the future for Garoppolo 9:45 - What's on tap?
Aug 09, 2022
Voice of the Cardinals, Dan McLaughlin
00:08:18
Danny Mac joins Randy & Alexa to talk about a special weekend for the Cardinals, a playoff atmosphere at Busch stadium all three games, the pitching moves already starting to change things, getting ready for the Rockies, reacting to the first Montgomery start, the enjoyment in the DeJong comeback, and this Cardinals team turning out to be a little fun.
Aug 08, 2022
Sirius XM MLB Network, ESPN host Dani Wexelman
00:14:52
We get both hosts of "Datt's What She Said" on with Randy to talk about an extremely entertaining Yankees-Cardinals series, the Yankees having their biggest moves bite them in the ass, a Jordan Montgomery scouting report/download, the story of the Paul DeJong comeback and the Mets finally living up to the expectations (Mets fans: it's the hope that gets you...).
Aug 08, 2022
Voice of the Blues, Chris Kerber
00:12:58
Chris Kerber joins Alexa & Randy to break down some expectations and questions as we get closer to Blues training camp already getting underway: Can the Blues count on a consistent year for Binnington? What's the future look like for a Jordan Kyrou? Can this team reach the high of 19? 21? 22?
Aug 08, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 8th, 2022
02:17:26
7:00 - Alex Datt in studio for Michelle--Cardinals with a huge sweep over the Yankees with a nail-bitter on Saturday and a slug-fest on Sunday + Vermeil's induction a fitting swan song for NFL football in STL 7:15 - Start one, Bench one, Cut one 7:30 - Three Thing We Loved from the Weekend: 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Is the division going to be locked up earlier than we thought? 8:15 - Chris Kerber on the Blues already looking towards to the start of TC 8:30 - The Fight 8:50 - Dani Wexelman of Sirius MLB Network talks Cardinals and Yankees special weekend, repping STL in the city today 9:10 - Three Questions on...the Buffalo Bills 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:50 - Dan McLaughlin talks Cardinals pitching debuts, Yankees going DEEP...to the warning track
Aug 08, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 5, 2022 - Live from the Pro Football Hall of Fame
03:01:27
7:00 - Dick vermeil live with Randy & Michelle from the Pro Football Hall of Fame 7:30 - Hall of Famer Isaac Bruce to talk about the impact of Dick Vermeil and the upcoming Vermeil Gala in St. Louis 7:45 - Former Eagles Qb Ron Jaworski on the younger Vermeil, learning as a player & man from him 8:00 - TIOLI 8:15 - The Rams beat on the Cubs and sweep them, thank to a mini-sweep of yesterday double-header 8:30 - The Fight 8:50 - Former Rams QB, CBS analyst Trent Green on the impact of Vermeil's coaching in both St. Louis & Kansas City 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Breaking down some big wins from the Cardinals, a new look pitching staff and looking forward to three games against the Yankees 9:45 - Super Bowl Champion D'Marco Farr on the hellish practices, incredible life lessons from Dick Vermeil 10:00 - Hall of Famer Kurt Warner on the impact of Dick Vermeil on his paying career, life and ow on his own coaching career 10:15 - Former Rams exec & GSOT architect Jay Zygmunt on Vermeil stepping in and staking over from Day 1 10:30 - Dick Vermeil interview replay
Aug 05, 2022
Former Rams executive Jay Zygmunt
00:00
One of the architects of the Greatest Show on Turf, Jay Zygmunt joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the stories of how they brought both Dick Vermeil out of retirement and finding Kurt Warner, how tough it was to bring Vermeil out of retirement after his burnout, Coach Vermeil immediately understanding how much work the Rams were going to take and what the plethora of relationships on display during this weekend says about the greatness of Dick Vermeil.
Aug 05, 2022
Super Bowl Champion, Hall of Famer Kurt Warner
00:08:57
Kurt Warner joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about Coach Vermeil and the special 1999 Season, his thoughts after the famous "We will rally around Kurt Warner..." press conference, how Coach vermeil made it so easy to show emotion--even on the football field, what it says about Coach that he has maintained connections across 50+ years and how much he took from Vermeil that he uses to coach players today.
Aug 05, 2022
Super Bowl Champion, Rams analyst D'Marco Farr
00:00
Former 101 Host, Rams analyst and Super Bowl Champion D'Marco Farr joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his first reactions when Coach Vermeil was hired, still hurting from those first practices, the failed practice mutiny, love being the most profound thing that Coach vermeil brought to his life, how special the dinners at his house were and why he believes the 1999 Rams are the greatest team ever.
Aug 05, 2022
Former Rams, Chiefs QB, CBS Analyst Trent Green
00:00
Trent Green joined Randy & Michelle to talk about the impact that Dick Vermeil had on his life, the story of his first time meeting Dick Vermeil, Vermeil being the one coach who could take the '99 team over the hump, looking back on the reaction after his injury, Vermeil making sure everyone in the building was connected, reconnected together in Kansas City, how important it was to bring in smart people into his staffs and how often Trent applies the many pieces of advice he took from Coach Vermeil.
Aug 05, 2022
Former Eagles QB, NFL analyst Ron Jaworski
00:00
Jaws joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the effect that Dick vermeil had on his career as both a football player and a man, attributing his work ethic to Coach Vermeil, what made him the most special as a coach, teaching Jaws about football, life, work & more, learning how to grind tape and how it helped him in his broadcasting career, "jumping in the wheelbarrow" and buying in, Vermeil showing how to coach to win as opposed as to not lose and how Vermeil helped Jaws prepare to be a business owner as well.
Aug 05, 2022
Super Bowl Champion, Hall of Famer Isaac Bruce
00:00
Isaac joins Randy & Michelle to talk about Dick Vermeil making it into the Hall of Fame, the dichotomy as a coach who was so kind but then would absolutely kill you on the football field, his obsession with the details and the little things, the push and drive towards winning that he created and celebrating Coach Vermeil at the upcoming Gala here in St. Louis.
Aug 05, 2022
Super Bowl Champion, Hall of Famer Dick Vermeil
00:00
Coach Vermeil joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his upcoming induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, living in the moment this weekend through all the festivities, keeping the game open to the media and fans, not being able to accept compliments, growing both football players and men as a coach, being able to get the 3000 foot view as a head coach, being the man who defined "burnout" after his Eagles stint, coaching a hard game with a soft side, cutting a player ON the field and how it sometimes takes a village.
Aug 05, 2022
The Athletic's Cardinals insider Katie Woo
00:08:28
Katie Woo joins Randy & Michelle to get her thoughts on the Cardinals deadline moves, break down her most recent article on the Cardinals new and improved pitching staff, targeting what Mo likes in an SP, whether this will be enough to push them through the rest of the year, her initial reaction to the Cardinals moves on Tuesday at 5PM, and why Dylan Carlson's play in CF has been such a revelation for the Cardinals.
Aug 04, 2022
The Athletic's Blues insider Jeremy Rutherford
00:12:48
JR joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about his latest piece in The Athletic, reminisce on JR's early days reporting in STL for the Rams, why the Perron departure is bothering Blues fans so much, whether or not this roster will change between ow and the first game of the season and why JR doesn't envy baseball writers
Aug 04, 2022
Cardenales broadcaster Bengie Molina
00:09:12
Cycle-hitter and current Cardinals Spanish-language broadcaster Bengie Molina joins the show to talk about his thoughts on the Cardinals trade deadline moves, the importance of Yadi's return, why the pitching missed him so much and how he sees the second half playing out for the Cardinals.
Aug 04, 2022
MLB Network host Greg Amsinger
00:12:50
Greg joins Randy & Michelle to break down his thoughts on what he called the Cardinals "Plan B" attack, why he likes Quintana and Montgomery for the Cardinals, why the Brewers moves confused him, ignoring the human aspect in sports, how that affects the NL Central race, why he's rooting for San Diego and therefore the future of baseball and his favorite Vin Scully story.
Aug 04, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 4th, 2022
02:55:50
7:00 - The Cardinals didn't play last night due to the rain but they picked up a game on the Brewers, thanks to the Pirates, and figured out how the new pitching additions effect the staff 7:15 - Sick of it!! 7:30 - MLB Network's Greg Amsinger on the Cardinals deadline moves 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Missing out on Soto--missing out on Tkachuk--not keep Perron: Which one hurt the most? 8:15 - LIV and the PGA tour continue to take shots across the bow, except it's a full-on legal battle now 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Bengie Molina on the Cardinals move, outlook for the 2nd half & importance of Yadi's return 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Amsinger seemed to like the Cardinals moves--do we agree? 9:15 - Jeremy Rutherford on dealing with the rough moves and the roster being all-but set 9:30 - Katie Woo on the Cardinals moves, the pitching depth and if they did enough to win in the second half 9:45 - You're killing me, Smalls! 10:00 - Cardinals POBO John Mozeliak on how close they were to Soto, getting into Montgomery late, and the projections for Walker going forward 10:15 - reacting to MO 10:30 - more reaction to the biggest comments from MO re: Jordan Walker & Jack Flaherty 10:45 - Cardinals are headed to London, Griner sentenced to nine years, setting the table for tomorrow in Canton
Aug 04, 2022
Cardinals President of Baseball Operations, John Mozeliak
00:15:19
Mo joins Karraker & Smallmon to break down the Cardinals moves at the deadline, how close the Cardinals were to getting a deal down with the Nationals for Soto or anyone else, how online misinformation can trickle down to the clubhouse, how it feels for players to get his reassurance that they're staying, breaking down how the Montgomery deal came together so late, not getting far enough into the discussion to worry about Soto's extension, Quintana's consistency, Flaherty on pace to make a rehab start soon, the depth in the staff now with Pallante moving back into the bullpen, if we'll see Jordan Walker in the major this year, why Mo thinks he could be a CF one day, how they will handle RF the rest of the season and why he thinks it's ridiculous to state that he "Built a World Series team"
Aug 04, 2022
MLB Network host Brian Kenny
00:11:26
Host of "MLB Now", Brian Kenny joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his thoughts on the Cardinals pitching moves, the Padres swinging for the fences, Soto as the next Pujols, Brian's favorite arguing partners at MLB Network, the other winners and loser from the trade deadline, this year setting up an incredible playoff bracket in the NL and the Cubs not pulling the trigger on their obvious trade pieces.
Aug 03, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 3rd, 2022
03:03:28
7:00 - Cardinals drub the Cubs, Waino pitches a gem, Cardinals make a couple moves on Tuesday--how are you feeling after the deadline? 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - How do you feel about the Cardinals after Quintana-Stratton-Montgomery? Will it be enough? 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Did the Cardinals do enough to win in the playoffs? 8:15 - Reacting to POBO Mo speaking to the media before the game...does he think he built a World Series winner? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - NFL Three Questions - The San Francisco 49ers: Will Trey Lance be successful taking over? Will they still run Deebo after the contract, talks? Can a healthy Nick Bosa become the best DE in the NFL? 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Did the Cardinals do enough to win in the playoffs? 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Wednesday with Waino talking about his gem outing, his thoughts on Vin Scully's passing and getting ready to face Marp again 10:00 - More reaction to Mo and Marmol's comments on the Cardinals going into the playoff stretch 10:15 - MLB Network's Brian Kenny on the big moves on the deadline and the Cardinals reinforcing their pitching staff 10:30 - Did the Cardinals do enough to win in the playoffs? 10:45 - Remembering Vin Scully, an indelible voice in baseball, and sports.
Aug 03, 2022
Adam Wainwright joins for Wednesdays with Waino
00:26:42
Waino joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about his preferred smoothie order, where he ranks Zach Brown Band in country, best concert he's ever been to, how he overcame not having his fast ball control last night, the overwhelming importance of the first strike, how he feels after a long start like yesterday, what Vin Scully meant to him as a player and a baseball fan, getting ready to face Marp again, the conversation around moustaches & getting geared up for fantasy football again.
Aug 03, 2022
Former Cardinals GM, Reds Exec. Walt Jocketty
00:11:21
Walt Jocketty joins Randy & Michelle to talk about how a trade deadline day feels when you're in the thick of it with an MLB front office, looking back at some of the good moves he made for the cardinals, breaking down the toughest deals to get done in his Cardinals career, whether or not there should be "untouchable" players & is thoughts on the Reds' Castillo move.
Aug 02, 2022
Baseball America national baseball writer Kyle Glaser
00:08:09
Kyle Glaser joins the show to talk about the Cardinals huge, unexpected turnaround across their minor league system over the last single year, expectations for an overwhelming haul for Soto, why teams should be more than willing to give out that kind of haul for a player of Soto's caliber, a Jordan Walker scouting report, his thoughts on the Cardinals pitching moves, and why he believes a Soto move is a trade that great teams and great organizations make when it's presented.
Aug 02, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:16:11
Claibs joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about the Cardinals pitching move last night with the Pirates, talking with Oviedo after the trade, throwing out some Walker-less deals, why Claibs doesn't want to see Walker traded, Winn being an important piece, what caused Paul DeJong to get back into his groove and why the most important moves between now and 5PM are pitching, pitching, pitching--and to just be a little safe--a little more pitching.
Aug 02, 2022
USA Today's Bob Nightengale
00:08:22
Bob joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the latest rumors being tossed around the MLB deadline wire, why he has the Padres 7 Dodgers as the favorite for Soto and the Cardinals quest to improve their pitching staff
Aug 02, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 2nd, 2022
02:58:31
7:00 - Cards and Cups tonight--What's up with that? Yadi is BACK and the Cards made a deal! 7:15 - If it takes Jordan Walker for the Cardinals to get Juan Soto, are you parting with him? 7:30 - how are we feeling abut Quintana and Stratton? 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: It's deadline day--The ONE move I want the Cardinals to make today is ______ 8:15 - USA Today's Bob Nightingale on the latest MLB trade news and rumors 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Mike Claiborne on the Cardinals trade for Quintana and selling the farm for a Soto deal 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: It's deadline day--The ONE move I want the Cardinals to make today is ______ 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Baseball America's Kyle Glaser on the Cardinals system quick turnaround, winning the MVP trades and the Cardinals being left hanging without the necessary pitchers 9:45 - Yadi is back! What kind of boost does he bring to the cardinals for the rest of the season. 10:00 - It's deadline day--The ONE move I want the Cardinals to make today is ______ 10:15 - NFL Three Questions - Kansas City Chiefs: What is life like without Tyreek? Can this new group protect Pat? Can the Chiefs continue to reign supreme while the division improves around them? 10:30 - Former Cardinals GM Walt Jocketty on the adrenaline of trade deadline day, his toughest deals with the Cardinals and finding a comp. for Jordan Walker 10:45 - Breaking News: Juan Soto to the Padres
Aug 02, 2022
Mizzou Football HC Eli Drinkwitz
00:13:09
With preseason practice starting for the Mizzou Tigers, HC Eli Drinkwitz joined Michelle and Randy to talk about his fiery comments about Tennessee, maybe keeping his wife out of the trash talk on national outlets for the time being, getting ready for practices, his biggest takeaway from the emerging QB battle so far, his thoughts on getting t first watch Burden in the spring, what they led to with the coaching staff, getting excited to watch this defense (especially the twins) and his expectations going into Year 3.
Aug 01, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin
00:13:57
Danny mac joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about a bounce-back weekend for the Cardinals, especially one Paul DeJong, the potential for a shift in this season by Tuesday night, how Dany mac sees a potential home-run move from the Cardinals and the Pallante paradox and how it effects the Cardinals pitching
Aug 01, 2022
ESPN's Tim Kurkjian
00:11:28
Tim Kurkian joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the biggest stories of the trade deadline, including the Cardinals interest in Juan Soto, anybody's interest in Shohei Ohtani, the Cardinals still needing (multiple?) a move for pitching, the Brewers looking to add a bat and the potential for jo0rdan Walker to be involved in any Cardinals trade deals.
Aug 01, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - August 1st, 2022
02:57:53
7:00 - Cards take 2 out of 3 in Washington, Pallente is brilliant on Sunday, Sosa gets traded and DeJong is already popping and the passing of the GOAT--Bill Russell 7:15 - Start one, bench one, Cut one! 7:30 - BREAKING NEWS: Deshaun Watson suspended 6 games 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Jeremy Rutherford just dropped a new piece of Perron and his shock at this Summer free agency fall out 8:15 - ESPN's Tim Kurkjian on the Cardinals in the Soto sweepstakes, what it could take and if an Ohtani trade is in the cards 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Dan McLaughlin on the Cardinals weekend in DC, looking at a potential trade from both perspectives and what Pallente's strong starts tell us about the Cardinals 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Even is the Cardinals get another starter, should Pallante remain in the rotation or is he more valuable in the bulpen? 9:15 - Eli Drinkwitz talks about Mizzou football getting back in action, making changes after watching Luther & maybe keep his wife out of the national media trash talking 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - Three Questions about...The Cincinnati Bengals; Is the OL enough? Will they overcome an SB hangover? What is the ceiling for Burrow-Chase? 10:00 - Mo said he doesn't believe in "untouchable" players...should we take him at his word? 10:15 - the passing of the great Bill Russell, his impact on sports and his connection to the history of St. Louis 10:30 - NFL News & notes 10:45 - What's on tap?
Aug 01, 2022
Nationals TV announcer Bob Carpenter
00:17:31
Nationals PBP man and St. Louis native Bob Carpenter joins the show to talk about the myriad conversations going on around Juan Soto in both DC and STL, breaks down what kind of person he is in the clubhouse and then what kind of player he is( hint: both are very positive), some interesting comps to what Bob has seen, the package/deals that Bob thinks make sense for the Nationals and why chasing threads on this story is so tricky.
Jul 29, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:10:54
Jay Delsing joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the latest news on the LIV Tour with Bubba Watson making news, the dominoes that could still fall with other big-name players and takes your latest golf questions.
Jul 29, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 29th, 2022
03:11:09
7:00 - Cardinals Trade Proposals: Deal...or no deal? 7:15 - Peak & Pit 7:30 - Jay Delsing talks about the latest move for LIV and his latest round of advice for the golfing listeners 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Cardinals Trade Proposals: Deal...or no deal? 8:15 - NFL -- is the juice worht the squeeze for...Cardinals & Kyler? Dolphins & Tua? 49ers moving on to Lance? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Do the Cardinals have it in them to go on an 18-7 run, do they have to do it now? 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Cardinals Trade Proposals: Deal...or no deal? 9:15 - Bob Carpenter, Nationals TV PBP, talks about the person and player that is Juan Soto, the conversation around the fans and his expectations 9:40 - You're killing me, Smalls! 10:00 - Cardinals Trade Proposals: Deal...or no deal? 10:15 - NFL Training Camp Three Questions: Los Angeles Rams 10:30 - Max Scherzer has some pretty strong thoughts on the pitch com technology 10:45 - What's on tap for the weekend?
Jul 29, 2022
LPGA & World Golf hall of Famer Nancy Lopez
00:15:12
Randy was able to catch up with LPGA Hall of Famer Nany Lopez at this week's Charity Ascension Classic luncheon to talk about growing up in the game of golf, becoming a champion through time and hard work, the story about her dad that defined his role in her golfing life, seeing the game not as a job but as part of a hunger to win and branching out to work with charities and help others through her career with golf.
Jul 28, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin
00:18:22
Danny Mac joins Karraker & Smallmon to break down the Cardinals big win in Toronto, the Cardinals issues since the start of the 2nd half, Albert Pujols providing another big moment for the Cardinals, how Danny Mac sees the potential Juan Soto sweepstakes for the Cardinals and why Jordan Walker is untouchable in his mind.
Jul 28, 2022
ESPN's Jesse Rogers
00:18:47
Jesse Rogers joins the program to break down the latest news and rumors around the potential Juan Soto trade, whether he sees the Cardinals as the favorite in the sweepstakes, the Cardinals potentially having to pay extra for an in-division player like Castillo, Montas still being a viable option, the reaction across Chicago to the struggles of TLR and the Cubs going into tank mode again and Wilson Contreras' last games in Chicago.
Jul 28, 2022
The Athletic's Blues writer Jeremy Rutherford
00:09:40
JR joins Randy & Michelle to break down his recent story on The Athletic, taking a look at the Blues roster and whether it's gotten worse since the end of the last season if he sees a capped-out team that won't be able to compete at the same level, and what developments would have to happen for the blues to be a championship contender next season.
Jul 28, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 28th, 2022
03:09:35
7:00 - Cardinals beat up on the Blues Jays to get out of Canada 1-1, and a heart-breaking continuation for the Trout career arc 7:15 - Sick of it!! 7:30 - Is this Cardinal team good enough to mortgage the future for a player like Soto or Castillo? 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - NFL News & notes: EXPECTATION versus REALITY 8:15 - Fresh Take: Is this Cardinal team good enough to mortgage the future for a player like Soto or Castillo? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Jeremy Rutherford on the Blues status following the non-trade for Tkachuk or of Tarasenko 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Is this Cardinal team good enough to mortgage the future for a player like Soto or Castillo? 9:15 - ESPN Jesse Rogers on the trade talks around the MLB, problem for TLR on the south side & the anger roiling on the north side 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - Is this Cardinal team good enough to mortgage the future for a player like Soto or Castillo? 10:00 - Dan McLaughlin live from DC on the Cardinals win in Toronto and the question around mortgaging the farm for Juan Soto 10:15 - Former LPGA pro and Hall of Famer Nancy Lopez on her career, reaching out to charities in retirement & how she got started in golf and why that message matters 10:45 - Dan McLaughlin's comments on trading Jordan Walker and taking a look back at a show's worth of discussion on whether or not this Cardinals team is poised for a big move to take that next step
Jul 28, 2022
Cardinals Hall of Famer Mike Shannon
00:09:11
Mike Shannon joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about his new book, "Get Up, Baby", chronicling his 70 years with the Cardinals organization, including his memories of Stan Musial, his transition from the field to the booth, which player he had the most fun outside the ball-park with, being good enough to win a Heisman trophy AND play in the majors and how he is enjoying retired life.
Jul 27, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 27th, 2022
00:24:07
7:00 - Cardinals take a beating from the Blues Jays 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - Cardinals legend Mike Shannon talks about his new book and 70 years with the Cardinals 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Randy & Michelle's Top 3 Trade targets for the Cardinals at the deadline 8:15 - Mike Sando's QB Tiers get torn apart 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Do the Blues have a championship ceiling in 2022-23? 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: the Cardinals pitching has officially fallen apart to start the 2nd half 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Wednesdays with Waino with Adam Wainwright talking about his time on break, the return of Yadi, the greatness of Goldy & his golfing and fantasy FB preferences
Jul 27, 2022
Adam Wainwright joins for Wednesdays With Waino
00:24:07
Waino joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his trip to Canada for this two-day trip, how he spent his break relaxing with his family, buying 12-14 suits for rookies as part of tradition, Waino's thoughts on Juan Soto...you know, just as a colleague, what Yadi getting back means to him and the team, having his face on a Bud Heavy, Goldy being the best since Albert and his expectations for the second half.
Jul 27, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:10:46
Claibs joins the show to talk about the Cardinals early struggles in the second half, his take on Goldy and Arenado (and Romine?) missing the games in Canada, how money has changed everything in baseball, a discord between generations, the Cardinals continued need for pitching, why Mike isn't a big fan of the Soto potential and the one thin Claibs is excited for in Canada...
Jul 26, 2022
Cardinals Magazine writer Stan McNeal
00:12:18
Stan joins Randy & Michelle to talk about some interesting trivia from this year's Cardinals Yearbook, the special moments with Albert Pujols throughout this year, Stan's breakdown of the Cardinals top draft picks of 2022 and what to expect in the 2nd half from the Cardinals Magazine and this year's Cardinals Yearbook.
Jul 26, 2022
The Courtney Show's Tim Convy
00:08:59
Visiting from just down the hall, Comedian, musician and Courtney Show co-host Tim Convy joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about next month's (8/26) Ludo Night at Busch Stadium where his band with be performing before, the special merch and throwing out the first pitch plus talk about the story behind Ludo, becoming a comedian and getting involved in radio in St. Louis--and now doing it all at the same time.
Jul 26, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 26th, 2022
02:13:45
7:00 - With the cards stumbling out of the gate in the 2nd off, when is the point of no return for this team? 7:15 - Tim Convy from the Courtney Show comes in to talk about Ludo Night at Busch Stadium on 8/26 7:30 - Cardinals magazine writer Stan McNeal with a little trivia for Randy and his breakdown of the Cardinals 2022 draft class 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: NFL News & Notes 8:15 - Even though the Blues are a cap team again for this year, is it fair to say they're taking the year off? 8:30 - The Fight 8:50 - Mike Claiborne talks about the Cardinals struggles out of the gate, a difference in eras & diffusing this Soto nonsense... 9:10 - Today's Big Thing: What is "all in"? For the Cardinals, what's the limit to "all-in"? What's the puck point? 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:50 - What's on tap?
Jul 26, 2022
Former NHL exec., Sportnet analyst Pierre McGuire
00:11:44
Pierre McGuire joins the show to give us the recently-in-the-room perspective on BOTH Tkachuks as Pierre was in Ottawa with Brady and his thoughts on the Matthew trade from over the weekend, how tricky it is to trade veterans like Huberdeau from the Florida perspective, how the Blues older age as a roster effects this conversation, the Blues solid lower-end FA moves, the other big moves from teams around the NHL that jumped out to him and the big questions still left with a player like Kadri.
Jul 25, 2022
Voice of the Blues Chris Kerber
00:11:01
Kerbs joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about the reaction to the Tkachuk-to-Florida trade from the weekend, his thoughts on the reported offer from the Blues for Tkachuk, balancing a young roster with veterans to grow together, how he sees Tarasenko question being answered this season and how he views the roster that looks all-but set.
Jul 25, 2022
XFL STL HC Anthony Becht
00:10:55
The XFL is returning to STL for the 2023 and Anthony Becht will be the head coach, he joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the next step for the league in the lead up to next year , embracing a fan base that got so involved in 2020, what we should expect from a Becht-coached team and trying to turn around his football luck from his last time in St. Louis
Jul 25, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 25th, 2022
02:18:17
7:00 - Weekend wrapup after a lost series in Cincinnati, the big news for the trip to Canada and a disappointment result to the Matthew Tkachuk sweepstakes 7:15 - The polarized anger around the Goldy & Arenado situation is just starting... 7:30 - STL XFL HC Anthony Becht on the announcement around the XFL, getting excited for the start of 2023 season 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Could, or should, the Blues have put together a bigger and beter offer for Tkachuk? 8:15 - Chris Kerber on the blues losing out of the Tkachuk trade, the young players that need to step up & the questions still revolving around Tarasenko 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - No Goldy and no Arenado could be rough for the Cardinals, is this an aspect of selfishness to their decision? 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: The pitching situation just got even worse for the Cardinals, and they have 8 days now to figure it out. 9:15 - Pierre McGuire on the Tkachuk trade, Brady's situation in Ottawa, the Blues being the oldest team in STL and how he sees the Blues after their move 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jul 25, 2022
Former St. Louis Blue, Reds Wings winger Oskar Sundqvist
00:13:16
Sunny joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his summer trip to Sweden (from where he's calling live), the one food item he's been craving on his trip, why he considers St. Louis his second home after Sweden, his thoughts during his trade to Detroit this past season, talking to Husso & Perron and reaching out the same way Fabbri reached out to him and & Walman, Oskar getting close to 100% after another knee procedure, ranking the fight levels when it comes to Yzerman, Chief & Army, his reaction to being called the Blues 2019 "engine", what it's like to play against Matthew Tkachuk (hint: not fun!) and getting the chance to meet and get to know his childhood hockey hero, Peter Forsberg.
Jul 22, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:08:47
Jay Desling joins the show to talk about the recent news around the LIV tour, this time on the broadcasting side, as Charles Barkley is reportedly in talks and David Feherty has always agreed to terms, plus how long Jay thinks this LIV-versus-PGA battle could last.
Jul 22, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 22nd, 2022
02:15:23
7:00 - Cardinals Madlibs! MVP - Other than Waino - Twitter target - My Bad! - Cardinals Devil Magic 7:15 - Peak & Pit 7:30 - Jay Delsing on Barkley & Faherty to the LIV tour, how long he thinks this competition will last 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: If the Cardinals don't make it to the NLCS, who's the fall guy? 8:15 - Former Blue, current Red Wing Oskar Sunqvist live from Sweden on still living in STL, getting more former teammates in Detroit and what a summer in Sweden brings to the table 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - NFL Storyline around the Raiders, 49ers, Broncos and more! 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: If the Cardinals don't make it to the NLCS, who's the fall guy? 9:15 - There are a lot of teams in on the Tkachuk sweepstakes, which one of these teams worries you the most? 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jul 22, 2022
US Veteran Rocky Sickmann
00:36:12
Rocky Sickmann joins the show to talk all about his harrowing ordeal 41 years ago, as one of the 52 hostages who was held by revolutionary Iranian forces for 444 days. Rocky talked about the day that the embassy fell, how his captors held and armed the hostages, using sports and his memories of Washington, Missouri to get him through days, the failed rescue mission, how their only source of news was the St. Louis-based Sporting News, the final days in captivity, how it felt to come home, seeing his girlfriend and parents again and how this lead to his work today with Folds of Honor.
Jul 21, 2022
"The Captain" director Randy Wilkins
00:09:40
The director of the new ESPN doc, "The Captain", Randy Wilkins joins Randy & Michelle to talk about getting the call to make this doc as someone who grew up in the Bronx, separating himself as a fan and a filmmaker, diving into the research, the truth of this story being easy to find, how Derek's competitiveness defines the documentary and the impact of Joe Torre in both Jeter's career and Thursday night's Episode 2.
Jul 21, 2022
STL CITY SC's Director of Coaching, Interim CITY2 HC Jon Hackworth
00:09:21
John Hackworth joins the show to talk about the success for CITY2 in their first season, preview Saturday's game in Edwardwville, implementing the style that Luz wants, build a philosophy across multiple levels to be prepared for '23, break down what that style and philosophy will mean (hint: heavy pressing, high line) the advantage that CITY has had in their lead up and what drew him to join CITY in the first place.
Jul 21, 2022
The Athletic's Blues writer Jeremy Rutherford
00:10:00
JR joins Karraker & Michelle to talk about the potential of a Matthew Tkachuk trade for the Blues, the report about Tkachuk's potential trade list, whether or not Tarasenko would approve a trade to Calgary and a potentially way for the Blues can get around that uncertainty.
Jul 21, 2022
MLB Network host Greg Amsinger
00:15:06
Greg joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his impressive display on the ASG red carpet, his enlightening conversation with Juan Soto, the potential impact of Albert Pujols in that conversation, why tradition matters--especially for the Cardinals, why the Cardinals will WIN the NL Central (unless one thing happens...) and his breakdown of Cardinals 1st-round selection, pitcher Cooper Hjerpe.
Jul 21, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 21st, 2022
02:17:38
7:00 - If the Cardinals don't get to the NLCS, who pays the price? 7:15 - Sick of it!! 7:30 - Greg Amsinger on his red carpet talk with Juan Soto, the Pujols effect, and his breakdown of Cards 1st rounder Cooper Hjerpe 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Jeremy Rutherford on the revitalized Tkachuk potential, how Tarasenko comes into the trade picture 8:15 - STL City2 HC John Hackworth, on a strong run of form for CITY1 and building a uniform philosophy as they prepare for 2023 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Randy Wilkins, Director of "The Captain" on the early story from the doc and getting to tell this story as a Bronx native 9:00 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:15 - Rocky Sickmann, US Marine Veteran and Iranian hostage talks about the fall of the embassy and his early days in captivity 9:30 - Rocky Sickmann still in studio, on the rescue operation, the feeling of coming home and his work now with Folds of Honor 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jul 21, 2022
Cardinals, MLB Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith
00:13:24
"The Wizard" joins Randy, Michelle & Jay to talk about the '82 WS win, hearing highlights from 40-years ago, what about golf attracted him post-baseball, his thoughts on the Cardinals so far this season, the importance of the emotional boost to a mid-season acquisition and his new campaign, "STL Wizards".
Jul 20, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing in studio
00:27:00
Jay Delsng joined Randy & Michelle in studio for a full hour to talk about anything and everything including getting a later start in his golfing career, pestering his dad to let him caddy, his favorite course to play at in his career, learning how to drink, gamble & curse from the older caddies, getting a scholarship to UCLA, being star struck in LA, his favorite stories from partying and celebrating on the Tour and sends if off with some golfing tips including the trouble with wanting to overswing, his best way to dial in your swing and how to figure out where the problems in your swing/game are.
Jul 20, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 20th, 2022
02:13:28
7:00 - All-Star Game festivities brought the best of Goldy and some stars from the AL side 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - What in-house remedy will help the Cardinals win this division? 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: These ASG jerseys sucked, but the mic'd up parts were pretty good 8:15 - Eric Francis of Sportsnet had some groundbreaking comments yesterday on BK & Ferrario 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - You're killin me, Smalls! 9:00 - Jay Delsing is in studio for the whole hour talking PGA memories, LIV golf possibilities and taking your golf questions! 9:15 - Ozzie Smith joins the show to talk about the '82 champs, how he sees this current Cardinals team and his new "STL Wizards" campaign 9:30 - Jay Delsing is still in studio, telling his favorite golf stories (that he can...) from his days on the tour 9:45 - Some final golf tips from former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
Jul 20, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:07:25
Claibs joins Karraker & Smallmon to answer the earlier question about who the Cardinals bus driver is for this season, why it's Albert's clubhouse all over again, trying to always appreciate getting to witness Albert's greatness and why the Cardinals HAVE to make a move for pitching in the second half.
Jul 19, 2022
Cardenales broadcaster Polo Ascencio
00:13:45
Cardinals Spanish-language broadcaster Polo Ascencio joins the show live from LA after enjoying the Home Run Derby last night to talk about Pujols, J-Rod, Soto and even Ohtani controlling the crowd, LA putting on a fantastic ASG show, and why it was special for him as someone who grew up in Tijuana.
Jul 19, 2022
Super Bowl Champion, NFL Hall of Famer Isaac Bruce
00:15:59
The "Reverend Ike" joins the show with Randy & Michelle to reminisce about the Greatest Show on Turf, the feeling that every game brought during that '99 season and the whole run through '01, learning a lot of lessons early in his career how to grow and get better while losing from former rams like Jack Snow, the underrated tension of the NFC Champ game versus TB, what made Dick Vermeil so special and the gala he's hosting to celebrate Coach making it into the HoF.
Jul 19, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 19th, 2022
02:13:53
7:00 - That was a Home Run Derby to remember and Pujols continues to entertain the baseball world! 7:15 - Is the starting pitcher dead? How will this affect the future of baseball? 7:30 - Jim Bowden at The athletic seems like a pretty fan of Cardinals top prospect Jordan Walker... 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: What is the Blues identity now? Will the defense be a bigger part of the team? 8:15 - Isaac Bruce talks about his GSOT memories and what made Dick Vermeil so special 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - There is some controversy on today's wheel spin... 9:00 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:15 - Claibs has some phone issue so it's time to figure out who is driving this Cardinals bus 9:30 - Polo Ascencio talks about a magical night at the Home Run Derby, Albert Pujols commanding the crowd and a special night for a kid from Tijuana 9:45 - Mike Claiborne joins a little later to address the Cardinals bus-driver question and Pujols' command of the clubhouse
Jul 19, 2022
ESPN Insider Jeff Passan
00:16:17
Jeff Passan joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about his latest in-depth ESPN+ piece on the death of the starting pitcher, Fernando-mania as the perfect foil for the current mindset, baseball being made worse by these pitching problems, being good for teams but bad for players and baseball, whether or not pitch courts are effective, wasting the talents of pitchers with the current roles, why velocity and ramping up is a big problem, how to fix it going forward and how the future of baseball will look depending on which path MLB takes going forward.
Jul 18, 2022
Voice of the Blues Chris Kerber
00:13:23
Kerbs joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about about looks like a set roster going into training camp after just a few days, how does the Leddy over Perron decision tell you about the Blues, the need for puck-moving defenseman, expecting more from whoever is lucky enough to play next to ROR now, the pressure for the top forwards to step up overall, how far Neighbors is from contributing to the NHL roster and how he thinks about the Blues depth at this point.
Jul 18, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 18th, 2022
02:13:53
7:00 - Weekend wrap-up as the Cardinals win a shortened series again the Reds, MLB draft gets a little wild but the really craziness was happening across the pond...] 7:15 - Start one, Bench one, Cut one 7:30 - Three things we love from the weekend! Jackson Holliday goes #1! The Cardinals are hitting! Yadi got ejected...from a basketball game! 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: What's your level of faith that the Cardinals and their fans won't be disappointed at the end of the year? 8:15 - Chris Kerber talks about the Blues FA moves, how he feels about what looks to be a set roster for the start of 2022 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Jeff Passan on the death of the starting pitchers and the future of pitching in MLB, across baseball 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: What's your level of faith that the Cardinals and their fans won't be disappointed at the end of the year? 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Okay let's do this...What would you give up for Juan Soto? 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jul 18, 2022
Blues defenseman, alternate captain Colton Parayko
00:09:28
Colton Parayko joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his favorite sporting events to catch during the offseason, how it felt to see the Avs win after losing to them, bouncing back with a strong 2nd half this season, focusing more on getting W instead of individual stats, why Leddy is such a great teammate and his excitement for him re-signing, having to say goodbye to someone like Perron and stepping up into the leadership role over the last few seasons.
Jul 15, 2022
Former Tiger, Eagle & Chief, Kirkwood HC Jeremy Maclin
00:14:47
JMac joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his second year of being on the College Football Hall of Fame nomination, what it would mean him to be elected, taking what he can and getting more advice from Gary Pinkel now that he's coaching, football in St. Louis, how the college game is changing with NIL and his view of the constant conference shake-up.
Jul 15, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:10:21
Jay joins the show as the British Open is already starting to heat up early into Round 2, gets into your golf questions including problems with a 5 iron, not wanting to hit/use your driver and how much golf ball technology really matters in your (casual) game.
Jul 15, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 15th, 2022
02:15:31
7:00 - Cardinals' bats stay completely silent for a whole game as the Cards let a series against the Dodgers slip through their fingers and the British Open is already getting interesting 7:15 - Peak and Pit! 7:30 - Jay Delsing talks British Open and takes your golf questions 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: there's some consternation among the fans with Army right now, how can he foil that notion? 8:15 - How's Tiger doing? Oh...nevermind 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Today's Big Thing: What do the Cardinals need to do to make their 2nd-half run? 9:00 - Jeremy Maclin talks about his CFB HoF nomination, learning how to coach from Pinkel & the college conference shakeup 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Blues defenseman and alternate captain Colton Parayko on the excitement for Leddy & Thomas, disappointment with Perron & focusing on wins--not stats 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jul 15, 2022
The Athletic's Blues writer Jeremy Rutherford
00:11:21
JR joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about the immediate reaction to Perron's interview earlier in the show, JR's reporting on the contract and if the Blues offered a 1 or 2 year deal, the cap crunch that the Blues are dealing with, how the other moves from yesterday broke down and how things stand with the Ryan O'Reilly extension.
Jul 14, 2022
MLB Network host Greg Amsinger
00:17:16
Greg joins Randy & Michelle to try to make sense of a heart-breaking & frustrating Cardinals loss against the Dodgers, the incredible joy from this season with Albert Pujols, the Orioles making the most fascinating storyline going into the All-Star break, a crazy move in Toronto and his latest thoughts on the Cardinals in the draft, including the potential of Kumar Rocker as the pick for the Cardinals.
Jul 14, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 14th, 2022
02:18:35
7:00 - Well you either went to bed or woke up mad after that Cardinals ending...and it's not like it was exactly a banner day in STL sports before that either... 7:15 - Sick of it! 7:30 - David Perron on signing with the Red Wings, not getting an official offer from STL & a heartfelt message to the city/fans 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Greg Amsinger talks about an extremely frustrating night for Cardinal fans, despite all the great Pujols stuff lately 8:15 - Fans are...NOT HAPPY about this Perron situation 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Jeremy Rutherford dives into the revelations from the Perron interview, breaks down the Thomas contract & Leddy re-signing 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: What does Yadi coming back eventually mean for the Cardinals 9:15 - More thoughts from the fans as the Perron news continues to process 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jul 14, 2022
Former Blues forward David Perron
00:12:56
Former Blue and now Red Wing David Perron joins the show to talk about his feelings after signing with the Red Wings, why he's disappointed, the Blues not officially offering him a new deal, what attracted him to signing in Detroit, being excited to pay with so many former teammates, his relationship with ROR and saying goodbye to the team and a last heartfelt message to the city of St. Louis.
Jul 14, 2022
NHl Network's EJ Hradek
00:13:48
EJ joins Randy & michelle to break down the big questions surrounding the Blues and NHL free agenc including the future of Tarasenko, the effects of the goaltending market, and what kind of contract Perron could get outside St. Louis .
Jul 13, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 13th, 2022
02:17:10
7:00 - Cardinals almost let it slip away but get out with a 7-6 win over the Dodgers and the NHL craziness if just getting started 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - BREAKING NEWS: Robert Thomas extension from the Blues 8x8 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: The Cardinals got one over the Dodgers--can they win the series? 8:15 - Tiger Wood has some choice words for the LIV Tour and the golfer who are joining it 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - NHL Network's EJ Hradek on the big questions surrounding the Blues FA 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: ESPN interviewed coaches, agents and GMs to put together a Top 10 list of QBs...and we got plenty of problems with it! 9:15 - Adam Wainwright joins for Wednesday with Waino, talking about his trip to the zoo, the Cardinals fighting through recent struggles and his mindset during a pitching start 9:45 - You're killing me, Smalls!
Jul 13, 2022
Adam Wainwright joins for Wednesdays With Waino
00:19:44
Waino joined Randy & Michelle yesterday afternoon on a little trip to the STL Zoo and talked about the animal-centric conversations on the Cardinals bench during games, why the Bald Eagle is the obviously answer, getting excited for fantasy football just around the corner, Tommy Edman getting his game back, Adam's thoughts on the Cardinals tough run, the need for a couple of players to step up, having a lot potential for the future but wanting to win now and Adam's goal every time he gets the ball for a start.
Jul 13, 2022
New Blues Senior Advisor to the GM, Scott Mellanby
00:10:42
A former note has returned as the blues have brought back Scott Mellanby as the Senior Advisor to the GM--he joins the program to talk about what exactly his job will be in this new role, being excited by the consistency of this organization, buying into the same philosophy, his long and storied history with Craig Berube, Chief's Days of Our Lives fandom and if he views the Blues current offense/defense balance as championship-level.
Jul 12, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:11:48
Claibs joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the Cardinals saving face with a split against the Phillies, Carlson's impressive defense and starting to find his groove offensively as well, if there are any untouchables among the Cardinals' top prospects, not getting a good enough look at Burleson in Spring, the dangers of paralysis by over-analysis and why he was wrong about Flaherty and how he sees it playing out now. (ie Do we see Flaherty pitch again this year?)
Jul 12, 2022
Cardinals Magazine writer Stan McNeal
00:08:52
Stan joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about the latest issue of the Cardinals magazine, Mikolas's history with the sage, his in-depth interview with Waino and the outpouring of love about him from around the entire game of baseball, plus a great story from Tommy Pham's last visit to Busch Stadium.
Jul 12, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 12th, 2022
02:16:27
7:00 - Cardinals get a big offensive night--Thankyou, Jeff Albert--and split their 4-game series with the Phillies + Mikolas dominates. And now we're freaking out about the Blues... 7:15 - How are you feeling about Perron hitting the market tomorrow? 7:30 - Cardinals Magazine writer Stan McNeal on Albert's greatness, Mikolas's sage and a fun story on Tommy Pham 7:45 - TIOLI--Michelle has THOUGHTS on Disneyworld/land 8:00 - Fresh Take: your reaction to the news that Perron is hitting the market 8:15 - You have to give up one of these Cardinals prospects to make a move...who are you biting the bullet on? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Mike Claiborne on he Cardinals bouncing back and the unknown with Jack Flaherty 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: How can the cardinals keep this momentum going against the Dodgers, who are *checks notes* very good. 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Former Blues & now new Blues Assistant to the GM Scott Mellanby on taking the job, excitement with this group and how the cap is currently affecting the entire NHL 9:45 - Our thoughts are prayers are with our good friend Jeff Burton and his incredible family. We love you!
Jul 12, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin
00:08:45
Dany Mac joins the show to talk about the Cardinals offensive malaise, the impact of losses like Harrison Bader, why that leads to problems at other spots, the struggles from Donovan and Edman literally being at the top of issue with scoring, why the prospects trading game is so tricky, is Montas is completely out of the question, [potential targets and the Phillies turning their season around.
Jul 11, 2022
Blues broadcaster Chris Kerber
00:11:55
Kerbs joins Randy & Michelle to review the Blues moves, or lack thereof, during last week's NHL draft, if he sees any deals coming for the Blues this week either before or after the start on Wednesday, why the Perron contract is still the first thing on his mind and why the o-trade clause for Tarasenko is such a huge factor.
Jul 11, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 11th, 2022
02:16:48
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 9:15 - THE WHEEL HAS RETURNED! 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
Jul 11, 2022
ESPN, MLB Network analyst Xavier Scruggs
00:12:53
Xavier Scruggs joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the Cardinals recent struggles, why the expectations around the Cardinals are always interesting, players wanting to play for the Cardinals because of the consistency, the needs the Cardinals have now, why martin perez is one name to follow, this team being a World Serie contender if they make that one move, why Sandy Alcantara is so fun to watch and getting the chance to talk with Derek Jeter on IG.
Jul 08, 2022
Phillies OF, STL-native Matt Vierling
00:14:28
STL-native, CBC grad and Pillies OF Matt Vierling joined Karraker & Smallmon to talk about his first ever professional series at Busch Stadium, the fun of having his family and friends in the stands when he plays, winning a state title while at CBC, not signing with the Cardinals when they drafted him, staying at Notre Dame, getting to play the Cardnials for the first time last week in Philadelphia, his defensive versatility, growing up with Pujols as his favorite player and geting to meet him last week and how the Phillies have started to turn around their season.
Jul 08, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:10:33
Jay Delsing joins Karraker & Smallmon to take the listeners questions for advice and add some extra tips as well, including how to stop popping up your iron shots, the need to get fitted if you get clubs that might be too tall and more.
Jul 08, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 8th, 2022
02:18:28
7:00 - Cardinals avoided the sweep with the braves with an 11th-inning win thanks to a big game from Dylan Carlson and the Blues stay pat during the draft without any other big moves 7:15 - Peak & Pit 7:30 - Jay Delsing takes your golfs questions and provided tips to help your game 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: The Blues stayed pat in the draft and haven't made a big swing just yet...how are we feeling? 8:15 - Phillies OF, STL-Native Matt Vierling talks about playing in Busch for the first-time and which food he's getting first when he's here 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - The Ville Husso news just broke so we gotta we how we feel about this one 9:10 - Talking Cards/Braves G4 + ESPN, MLB Network's Xavier Scruggs talks Cardinals, the allure of the franchise, potential targets and the expectations and ceiling for this roster 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jul 08, 2022
Former Cardinals, Bally Sports South broadcaster Brian Jordan
00:11:10
The two-sport man himself, Brian Jordan, joins Randy & Michelle to talk about a rough series so far for the Cardinals, what has led to a strong resurgence from the Braves, why the lack of home runs early was actually a good thing and the Cardinals catching them at the exact wrong time.
Jul 07, 2022
The Athletic's Blues writer Jeremy Rutherford
00:11:11
JR joins the show from north of the border as he is in Montreal for tonight's NHL Draft to talk about his thoughts on the Blues decisions at the 23rd pick, what he thinks of Michelle's Tarasenko theory, if the defense needs anther body of if the young guys are ready for '22-'23, his thoughts on potential moving for the Blues tonight and his visit north with Blues prospect Zachary Bolduc
Jul 07, 2022
MLB Network host Greg Amsinger
00:17:52
Greg joins Randy & Michelle to talk about some Al-Star Game expectations , the case for another Ohtani MVP, his favorite stories from the upcoming MLB draft, how the A's screwed-up a pretty obvious situation, the potential targets the Cardinals could still be looking at between ow and the deadline, and if we're okay with Albert not hitting in that late-game situation last night.
Jul 07, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 7th, 2022
02:18:08
7:00 - Cardinals continue to struggle in Atlanta, lose 3-0 and are facing a sweep. The Ballad of Baker is finally over in Cleveland... 7:15 - Sick of it!!! 7:30 - Greg Amsinger talks ASG, Ohtani's MVP case, the A's burning Montas and the Cardinals glaring needs 7:45 - TIOLI 8:15 - Fresh Take: Should we start bracing ourselves for Yadi not returning this season? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Jeremy Rutherford live from Canada talking tonight's draft expectations, a crazy Vladdy rumor and a in-person look at Bolduc 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: The pitching is the big topic but WHOOF this offense is struggling 9:15 - Brian Jordan breaks down the Braves-Cards series and the reason for the Braves turnaround 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jul 07, 2022
ESPN's Buster Olney
00:08:45
Buster joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his opinion of the Cardinals after seeing them vs Philly last week and having them in tonight's game as well, the overwhelming need for a pitcher on this roster, the Cardinals having a lot of talent and depth in the field to attack their other needs, the Cardinals being "too good" to not make a move this year, how the trade market has changed in the last few days with the Montas injury, the need for a pitcher that can start in the playoffs, the jump in Braves fan support over the years, the need for Waino to do ceremonial curve balls and how deep the Yankees can go this year.
Jul 06, 2022
MLB.com Cardinals beat writer John Denton
00:08:48
John joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about the Cardinals knowing they need to make a move for pitching, the big question being their willingness to move a big-time prospect, the need for a move to get over the hump, why the cardinals leash on Capel has been so long, O'Neil and Bader still being on the mend, why it seems Yadi might've gotten swayed into coming back this year and if Matz will be back for the Cardinals or in the minors this week?
Jul 06, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 6th, 2022
02:16:04
7:00 - Cardinals with another tough loss to the Braves, 7-1, as Pallante struggles and the bullpen remains a bright spot 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - Blues: Want or Need: Ivan Barbashev (especially with the news on Toropchenko) 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: One of the few consistent pitchers for the Cardinals just got shelled, how does that affect your long-term confidence? 8:15 - Today's Big Thing: Last year Mo stabilized the pitching staff with Jon Lester, JA Happ & Wade Leblanc...do you trust him to make a similar group of effective moves his year? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - John Denton on the struggles for the Cardinals staff, the need for multiple moves & the unfortunate unknowns of the Yadier situation 9:00 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9: 15 - Buster Olney on the Cardinals being too good to not make a significant move, especially for a playoff-starter caliber pitcher 9:30 - Wednesdays with Waino as Adam talks about a team meeting after their struggles, the bad games from Dak & Pallante & his feeling on Yadi being awa 9:55 - What's on tap?
Jul 06, 2022
Adam Wainwright on for "Wednesdays with Waino"
00:12:52
Waino joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about the recent struggles for the Cardinals team, why the team isn't happy about their play, health being such a big part of this season, no one getting a chance to see the real Steven Matz yet, Hudson needing to focus on his style to success, Pallante getting beat up on Tuesday, how he's feeling sad without Yadi in the clubhouse now, he takes a couple shots on the golf course while we wait and talks about his want to throw 90 down the middle when he comes back for a ceremonial first pitch.
Jul 06, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:17:12
Claibs joins the show to talk about the legendary Gene Stallings and the weakness in water, the Cardinals struggles over the weekend, his thoughts on the first foray of Herrera in the MLB, how the catcher position might require help from outside the organization, Hudson having anther inefficient start, the role for a rejuvenated Hicks and why that might be changing the Cardinals trade deadline plans.
Jul 05, 2022
CBS Sports' CFB writer Dennis Dodd
00:10:57
Denis Dobb joins the show to talk about his run of articles on the big shifts in college sports with another round of conference realignment, why this is all clearly about money, why USC & UCLA collectively and individually wanted to make this move, how this affects the future change with Texas & Oklaoma, the potential next domino in the line and why Mizzou fans aren't the only ones who may have to worry about something...
Jul 05, 2022
SEC Network, ESPN on MLB broadcaster Tom Hart
00:13:40
Missouri-native Tom Hart joins Carey & Randy to talk about his takeaways from the Cardinals after calling Saturday's game, why there's so much to like about the Cards, the respect from across MLB for the club, the questions that remain around Flaherty and the rest of the picking staff and his thoughts on Missouri and the SEC as the college landscape seismically shifts again.
Jul 05, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 5th, 2022
02:18:50
Super Bowl Champion Carey Davis in the studio for the full show! 7:00 - Weekend update on a BUSY Cardinals weekend vs. the Phillies and a long game on Monday vs. the Braves 7:15 - Start one, Bench one, Cut one 7:30 - Three things we loved from a long weekend 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Another rough start from Hudson & Liberatore's poor return puts the Cardinals behind the 8-ball with the rotation 8:15 - SEC Network & ESPN broadcaster tom hart talks Cardinals-Phillies and comments on the craziness in college sports 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - CBS's Dennis Dodd breaks down the monumental switch from last week in college sports and what could be on the horizon 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: There's a catcher problem across the whole MLB and the Cardinals may be in for a tough stretch as well 9:15 - Mike Claiborne talking about the Cardinals weekend and remembering the greatness of Roy Green 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jul 05, 2022
Phillies SP Kyle Gibson
00:12:42
Former Missouri Tiger and current Phillies SP Kyle Gibson joins the show to talk about his participation in Big League Impact and his #AllWin campaign, working with Waino through the charity, the up and down struggles for the Phillies so far this season, the firing of Girardi, how he's playing a little less golf than he used to, his thoughts on Imo pizza, Phillies fan game-in-and-game-out passion when it comes to their sports teams and preparing for his Saturday start against the Cardinals.
Jul 01, 2022
MLB Network radio host Dani Wexelman
00:13:03
Co-Host of the "Datts What She Said" podcast, Dani Wexelman, joins her co-host, Alexa, and Randy to talk about Cardinals fans maybe needing to calm down, how he sees the Cards at the half-way mark, the potential for a deadline deal for a pitcher for St. Louis, food wars between the midwest and the east coast and the Cardinals prospects and rookie needing more national attention.
Jul 01, 2022
Former Cardinals OF, World Champion Jon Jay in studio
00:13:32
Jon Jay joins the show in studio to talk about working with Family Golf and his foundation, why he always preaches patience to Cardinals fans, playing with Goldy in Arizona, becoming close friends with Arenado and welcoming him to St. Louis, the memories from 2011 and the difference in Pujols as a mentor now versus being locked in during 2011.
Jul 01, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:11:36
Jay joins Randy & Alexa to talk about one of his favorite events of the year in the Jon Deere Classic while the LIV also hosts their first event on American soil.
Jul 01, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - July 1st, 2022
02:21:19
Alex Datt in studio today! 7:00 - The sports got flipped turned upside down yesterday in the NBA and the entire college sports landscape--not to mention the Cards will hit the halfway mark of the season this weekend 7:15 - Peak & Pit 7:30 - Jay Delsing on the John Deere Classic and the LIV Tour's first American event 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - The Cardinals hit the halfway mark of the season, games-wise, on Sunday--what're you thoughts on the season so far? 8:15 - World Champion Jon Jay in studio to talk about 2011, his current charities and business and marvel at another run of the Memphis Mafia 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Dani Wexelman talks about the Cardinal's success, Imos pizza predilections, and the need for some more Cardinals rookie love from the national media 9:00 - The College Football and NBA worlds were up-ended yesterday, but for both of these leagues--this is just the beginning. 9:15 - Phillies pitcher Kyle Gibson on his BLI work with Waino and preparing for a Cardinals-Phillies series 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap for the weekend!
Jul 01, 2022
Cardinals pitcher James Naile
00:10:21
Cardinals relief pitcher and Charleston, MO native James Naile joins the show to talk about a dream come true getting to pitch for the Cardinals, the incredible story of his call to his father to break the news, how it felt to make the appearance, his reaction to the crowd and how it feels to be a part of a big Memphis group contributing in the majors this year.
Jun 30, 2022
The Athletic's Blues writer Jeremy Rutherford
00:12:21
JR joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about his recent article looking at the 10-year anniversary of Tom Stillman's purchase of the Blues, how that day changed the Blues, how the decade has gone with the new ownership and a few Blues off-season thoughts as the draft and free agency continue to loom.
Jun 30, 2022
ESPN host, legal expert Amber Wilson
00:11:23
Amber Wilson, Esq. joins the show to talk about the uncertainty around the Deshaun Watson cases, how he settled of a majority changes the discussion, what the next moves are for the Watson and NFL camps, whether or not Snyder will successfully be compelled to testify in front of congress and the unlikely connection between the Watson suspension and the Snyder issues.
Jun 30, 2022
MLB Network host Greg Amsinger
00:16:56
Greg Amsinger joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about he and Randy's tales from the green seats, the Cardinals failing to finish off the Marlins, an example of a team defense so bad it will stop them from winning a World Series, and a group of pitchers that Cardinals fans need to start watching out for before the deadline.
Jun 30, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 30th, 2022
02:22:48
7:00 - Cardinals fails to finish off the sweep against the Marlins, and the do it in heart-breaking fashion plus the NBA & NHL offseasons are officially underway 7:15 - Sick of it! 7:30 - Greg Amsinger talks Cardinals, green seat stories & MLB 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Is Rob Manfred the man to save baseball? 8:15 - ESPN legal expert Amber Wilson on Deshaun Watson, the NFL's legal problems & Dan Snyder 8:30 - The Fight 8:45- Jeremy Rutherford talks Blues offseason and the 10-year anniversary of Tom Stillman taking over 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Pallente looked good again as a starter, going 7.0IP--how big could this be for the Cardinals going forward? 9:15 - Cardinals RP & Charleston, MO native James Naile on the special moment of pitching for his childhood team 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 30, 2022
SI.com golf writer Bob Harig
00:07:21
SI's Bob Harig joins Randy & Michelle live from Pumpkin Ridge GC outside of Portland, at the first American tour location for LIV to talk about the ongoing battle between the two tours, why this issue has been bubbling up for years and his book "Tiger & Phil: Golf's Most Fascinating Rivalry" potentially getting another chapter added to it after Phil's current odyssey.
Jun 29, 2022
Cardenales broadcaster Polo Ascencio
00:11:32
Cardinals Spanish Language broadcaster Polo Ascension joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about his incredible calls from the week, the unexpected storylines from Chapel's and Naile's debuts, the early success of Ivan Herrera behind the plate and the incredible success of the Cardinals with their youth-forward roster this year.
Jun 29, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 29th, 2022
02:15:27
7:00 - Cardinals with a comeback win over the Marlins 5-3, have a tough one to finish it our against Alcantara tonight 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - The Senate goes after baseball's anti-trust exemption and the league has to be squirming now... 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: A comeback win for the Cardinals featured a bounce-back start for Hudson and another day with a Yepez highlight 8:15 - NFL News & Notes: Martell bennet + Edelman vs. Garoppolo and the NFL reacts to the Watson updates 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Cardenales broadcaster Polo Ascencio has a story to tell, plus thoughts on Herrera and importance of the Cardinals youth 9:00 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:15 - SI.com's Bob Harig joins live from Pumpkin Ridge talking LIV-vs-PGA and what the next step is for both leagues 9:30 - Wednesdays with Waino as Adam Wainwright talks about last night's scavenger hunt, the early success of Herrera and trying to help Flaherty through a rough night 9:50 - Closing time!
Jun 29, 2022
Adam Wainwright on for "Wednesdays With Waino"
00:18:13
Waino joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about his DAPOMW (Day After Pitching Old Man Walks) and his scavenger hunt yesterday, his thoughts on the early success of Ivan Herrera in the absence of Yadi, not being able to console Flaherty after a rough day like that, how Jack was looking before that last start, is Adam has ever dealt with a dead arm in Spring training or the regular season, the inability of baseball players to differentiate the days of the week, why he enjoys watching Sandy Alcantara so much and the latest events with Big League Impact.
Jun 29, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:12:00
Claibs joins Randy & Michelle to talk about yesterday's pre-game fireworks with Mo and Flaherty, how he sees the Cardinals pitching situation after the Flaherty injury, a kick aside on the best Shortstops in the game currently and why the biggest loss from the Bader injury will actually be on offense.
Jun 28, 2022
Fangraph's writer David Laurila
00:11:58
David Laurila has an excellent run of interview on Fangraphs in his "Talk Hitting" series, breaking down the art and specifics of hitting and joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his latest interview with Brendan Donovan and how to look at the Cardinals hitting with coach Jeff Albert at the helm.
Jun 28, 2022
Cardinals Magazine staff writer Stan McNeal
00:12:19
Stan McNeal, staff writer for the Cardinals Magazine, joins the program to talk about the latest coverage in the current edition, the columns in the magazine from Miles Mikolas and Adam Wainwright, as well as Stan's sit down with '82 World Champion Lonnie Smith.
Jun 28, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 28th, 2022
02:13:16
7:00 - Cardinals roll all over the Marlins 9-0, but of course, that was a few hours after all the bad news had hit 7:15 - Blues--NEED or WANT?? Nick Leddy... 7:30 - Cardinals Magazine head write Stan McNeal on what makes the publication special, Wiano & Mikolas' columns and his story with Lonnie Smith 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: How big of a loss could Harrison Bader be for the Cardinals? 8:15 - Berube and Mozeliak seem to have similar blunt communication strategies...but why does St. Louis react in a very different way to these two shot-callers? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Fangraph's David Laurila on his recent interview with Brandan Donovan and his takeaways from his talk with Jeff Albert 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Deshaun Watson and Dan Snyder's legal trouble hit the front page 9:15 - Mike Claiborne on the best shortstops of the year, and the questions around Flaherty and Bader 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 28, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin
00:11:24
Danny Mac joins the show to talk about the Cardinals struggles over the weekend, Jack Flaherty's rough Sunday and the resulting news, how an injury to Flaherty strains the bullpen and puts the pressure on the Cards to find another starter, putting this Goldy season into perspective, the pure pleasure of getting to watch Brandan Donovan, Yadi rehabbing in Puerto Rico and the expectation we'll see him in the second half.
Jun 27, 2022
Former Blues defenseman Jeff Brown
00:10:02
Jeff Brown joins Karraker & Smallmon on-site to talk about the amazing work of Folds of Honor, belonging to the Blues alumni and hockey community, getting to watch his son play for the Blues, the difference in the NHL when he played vs. when Logan is playing and his memories from the confusion around his trade in 1994.
Jun 27, 2022
Injury expert Will Carroll
00:07:37
The "injury expert", Will Carroll, joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the potential worry around Jack Flaherty's "dead arm" from Sunday, why it might be a good thing, how Flaherty's rehab built him up, the importance of the labrum tear's status in this situation, if he thinks Flaherty will pitch again this season and how long his absence could be.
Jun 27, 2022
Blues broadcaster Chris Kerber
00:12:43
Kerbs joins Michelle & Randy to talk about that off form of regret Blues fans are feeling after last night, the questions popping up in the Blues offseason, how he sees the re-signing priority for the Blues, the chances that a Husso extension could happen, the Blues consistent yearly draft and development success and the young players who could change the equation for the franchise in the future.
Jun 27, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 27th, 2022
02:11:02
7:00 - Weekend wrap-up as Cards lose the series to the Cubs and the Avs close out their series with a Stanley Cup win 7:15 - Start one, Bench one, Cut one 7:30 - Three Things We Loved from the Weekend: 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Jack Flaherty leaves the Cards game after 2.0IP and the sirens are out 8:15 - Chris Kerber on the questions for the Blues as the July 13th start of Free Agency begins to loom 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Injury expert Will Carroll on Flaherty's dead arm and the history of recovering from SLAP tears 9:00 - Former blues defenseman Jeff Brown joins live on-site to talk Blues, NHL and sharing the experience with Logan 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Dan McLaughlin on the Cardinals weekend series loss to the Cubs, Flaherty's struggles and looking ahead at the schedule 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 27, 2022
ESPN's Senior NHL writer Greg Wyshynski
00:11:32
"Puck Daddy" Greg Wyshynski joins the show to preview tonight's Game 5 between the Lightning and the Avalanche, turn the knife a little bit by breaking down the Blues chances if Binnington stays healthy, how he sees a potential Mathew Tkachuk deal for the Blues or another team and his special on ESPN.com about the "hometown hero" Pat Maroon.
Jun 24, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:10:09
Jay joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about another development with Brooks leaving the PGA, the recent comments from Colin Morikawa and the continued performance by Rory McIlroy as the essential face of the PGA.
Jun 24, 2022
MLB Network host Greg Amsinger
00:18:53
Greg Amsinger joins Michelle and Randy a day later to talk about the Cardinals-Brewers, look forward to the Cardinals-Cubs over the weekend, his thoughts on Flaherty's struggles, how he likes Mad Bum as a Cardinals target, the greatness of the Yankees this year and why he expects both Juan Soto & Shohei Ohtani to wear pinstripes before all is said and done.
Jun 24, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 24th, 2022
02:13:33
7:00 - Cards split 4-game series with the Brewers after a 6-4 loss, NBA draft has some surprises! 7:15 - Peak and Pit! 7:30 - MLB Network's Greg Amsinger on the Cardinals struggles around Flaherty, if MadBam is a target and the pin-striped future for Juan Soto & Shohei Ohtani 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Matthew Tkachuk joins BK & JR yesterday 8:15 - Jay Delsing on Keopka's move, Morikawa and McIlroy's comments 8:30 - the Fight 8:45 - Is it more of less fun for the rivalry if the Cubs sucks? 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Okay so that last segment was mostly about Marshy Marsh, but here's the Cards/Cubs... 9:15 - Greg Wyshynski on the Avs potentially clinching tonight, if the Blues are serious about Tkachuk and his piece on or hometown hero, Pat Maroon 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 24, 2022
MLB.com Cardinals beat writer John Denton
00:08:29
John joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about last night's win for the Cardinals over the Brewers, the happiness from Oviedo postgame, the greatness of Arenado and Goldy and what he's seeing from the struggles of Jack Flaherty.
Jun 23, 2022
The Athletic's Blues writer Jeremy Rutherford
00:11:44
JR joins Karraker & Smallmon to get into the now unavoidable topic: what's going to be the biggest hurdle to a Blues-Matthew Tkachuk deal? Also an update on the Perron situation, the future for Tarasenko, the questions about the cap, if the ROR extension will come quickly after the 7/13 deadline and why the Tkachuk conversation has so many moving pieces.
Jun 23, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 23rd, 2022
02:11:26
7:00 - Cardinals come back to win against the brewers 5-4, The Avs win another one is OT and of course Kadri got the game-winner 7:15 - Sick of it!! 7:30 - Expectations for Cardinals ASG appearances this year 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: After hearing Waino's description of Yadi's ordeal, what's the toughest thing you've seen in sports? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Jeremy Rutherford on myriad variables around the Tkachuk question, Perron not happy with the first offer & the ROR extension potential 9:00 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:15 - John Denton on the Cardinals-Brewers, Oviedo getting his first W and the struggles of Jack Flaherty 9:30 - The PGA Tour takes a shot back at the LIV, but has this exposed a bigger issue with the tour. 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 23, 2022
Former Cardinals, Bally Sports South's Brian Jordan
00:10:58
Former two-way star Brian Jordan joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the life of a two-sport athlete in his day, how Ohtani changed the game, how he didn't really learn how to play baseball until his 12th year, how he would do with the increase in analytics within the game, his expectations for the Braves this season, his thoughts on the Cardinals and his second career as an author of children's books.
Jun 22, 2022
Olympic Gold medalist Lori Chalupny
00:06:37
Lori joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about todays World Olympic Day festivities out at Maryville University, getting involved in events like this in St. Louis, St. Louis getting to flex it soccer muscle with CITY coming in and everything going on with Maryville soccer.
Jun 22, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 22nd, 2022
02:13:48
7:00 - Cardinals bounce back with a 6-2 win, Gorman with a big day but the real topic is the struggles of Jack Flaherty 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - NFL News & Notes: Gronk retires, Watson settles and Mahomes responds to Tyreek's comments 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Flaherty struggles and there are questions that need to be asked 8:15 - Olympic gold medalist Lori Chalupny talks about today's Olympic Day event at Maryville and the latest for Maryville soccer 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:00 - Bally Sports South's Brian Jordan joins the show to talk about his two-sport careers and his expectations for a Blues/Braves faceoff come playoff time 9:15 - Wednesdays with Waino as Adam Wainwright reflects on Wacha's statement towards his leadership, dealing with his own injuries, potentially missing the record with Yadi and the incredible story of the moment where Adam turned his career around
Jun 22, 2022
Adam Wainwright on for "Wednesdays with Waino"
00:31:01
Adam joined Michelle & Randy for one of the best editions of “Wednesday’s with Waino” we’ve ever had, commenting on Michael Wacha’s thoughts on his mentorship, his pride in helping young pitchers across his career, his personal elbow struggles, losing Yadi and potentially losing the battery starts record and then he proceeds to knock our socks off with his odyssey through his early career; from a failed Olympic trial, to the Braves trading him, a cry-filled boat ride in a secluded lake and how he learned to “Stay right there.”
Jun 22, 2022
CITY SC Chief Experience Officer Matt Sebek & Director of Musical Experience Muhammad "Mvstermind" Austin
00:10:09
Matt and "Mvstermind" joins Rnady & Michelle to talk about the fan experience plan for CITY in 2023, how Mvstermind's musical experience comes into play, how Mvstermind has come up n the music industry, what he wants to brig to he experience, bringing more STL artist in the fold and how they're getting ready for 2023.
Jun 21, 2022
Cardinals Director of Player Development Gary LaRocque
00:14:40
Gary LaRocque joins Randy & Michelle to break down the challenges of seeing players through the system, the incredible growth and path by Donovan, how they monitor the workloads for pitchers as they develop starters vs. relievers, struggles for the farm teams last year because of the youth, the young players to watch for in the system and if Masyn Winn will get any looks as a pitcher this year.
Jun 21, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 21st, 2022
02:15:06
7:00 - Cardinals stumble out of the gate against the Brewers and the Fighting Pat Maroon's get within a game of the Avalanche with a 6-2 win 7:15 - Blues--NEED or WANT?...Vladimir Tarasenko 7:30 - Breaking news as Brook Koepka has joined the LIV Tour 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Can the Cardinals take advantage of a Brewers injury that could train the back side of their rotation? 8:15 - Cardinals Director of Player Development Gary LaRoque talks about the Cards group of young players impacting this season, plus who to watch for in the future 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Matt Sebek & "Mvstermind" talk about the fan experience and impact that music will play across the whole stadium experience 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: More reaction to the surprising defection of Brooks to the LIV Tour 9:15 - Mike Claiborne talks Cards-Brewers, the bullpens struggles for both teams and his expectations for Flaherty 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 21, 2022
Former Cardinals, current Red Sox pitcher Michael Wacha
00:15:36
Michael Wacha joins Michelle Smallmon & Chris Kerber to talk about the special feeling of pitching against the Cardinals on Friday, being involved in the ceremony for Pujols and Yadi, the impact that Waino had on his career, the impact that Yadi has on his career from a young age, battling through injuries to get where he is now, Alex Cora giving him the chance to complete that CG shut-piece a couple weeks ago and Wacha's take on baseball new rule for pitchers and their wedding bands.
Jun 20, 2022
Springfield Thunderbirds broadcaster Ryan Smith
00:13:23
The Blues AHL affiliate, the Springfield Thunderbirds have taken a 1-0 lead in the Calder Cup and play-by-play man for the TBirds, Ryan Smith, joins Michelle and Kerbs to talk about Game 1, the story of James Neal this season, Charlie Lindgren---Sorry...Chucky Sideburns being a key part to this run and how he sees the rest of the Calder Cup Finals playing out.
Jun 20, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin
00:16:09
Danny Mac joins Michelle and Chris to talk about the Cardinals weekend series against the Red Sox, the impact of losing Tyler O'Neill to another injury, Marmol's management of the bullpen, the balance between experience for the young pitchers and winning games early and the improvement of players like Zach Thompson
Jun 20, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 20th, 2022
02:17:36
7:00 - Weekend Wrapup as the Cardinals win just 1 out of 3, the Avalanche are rolling the Lightning & that was one hell of a US Open 7:15 - Dan McLaughlin talks about the weekend that was for the Cardinals and looks forward to the Brewers 7:30 - 3 Things We Loved from the Weekend 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Need or Want: Rapid-fire Chris Kerber edition 8:15 - Ryan Smith, PBP for the Springfield Thunderbirds talks Calder Cup Game 1 win 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Start One, Bench one, Cut One 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Are the Avalanche going to run away with this Stanley Cup? 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Michael Wacha on facing off against the Cardinals , the impact of Yadi & Waino and his resurgence with the Sox 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 20, 2022
Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco
00:11:10
One of the funniest men in America, Sebastian joins the show to talk about his upcoming shows in St. Louis, growing up in the midwest, the obvious Italian wheat-field model to-comedian pipeline, adapting comedy to the COVID times, his father being played by Robert DeNiro in their upcoming movie and the people watching at Subway and the airport.
Jun 17, 2022
#DadsWeek with Tom Holliday
00:18:36
Father of Matt & Josh and grandfather of future MLB top pick Jackson Holliday, Tom joins the show to talk about watching Jackson grow up as a baseball player, how a fish tank connects to a grand slam, coaching in the Cape Cod league, watching Matt & Josh grow up around baseball , watching Matt grow as a father and why hearing things about his son as a man and not a player is always the most important.
Jun 17, 2022
Former St. Louis Ram, Super Bowl Champion Chris Long
00:13:34
Chris joins Randy & Michelle to talk about his relationship with Howie, growing up in the #gongshow wit his brothers, getting a chance to take his son tubing and connecting with their interests, and not letting his sons win games while Howie goes soft as a grandpa.
Jun 17, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:11:14
Jay joins Karraker & Smallmon to break down the early drama around Phil at the US Open, an early 1st round setting up a very nice board going into the weekend and Jay's experience as a #GirlDad.
Jun 17, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 17th 2022
02:40:00
7:00 - Cardinals travel to Boston after a day off, the NBA Finals wrap up and the US Open 1st Round is shaping up nicely 7:15 - Peak & Pit 7:30 - Jay Delsing talks LIV Tour drama, Phil and the start of the US Open 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: The Cardinals pitching is finally looking like we projected in the preseason--what do we need to see from Boston? 8:15 - Producer Matthew Rocchio's dad, Dave Rocchio, joins the show for #DadsWeek 8:30 The Fight with Co-Host Michelle Smallmon's dad, Tony Smallmon 8:45 - Chris Long on his relationship with Howie, growing up around the game and life while raising his two sons 9:00 - Tom Holliday on the special baseball relationship in the Holliday family, and getting to watch his grandson Jackson go through it as well 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Comedia Sebastian Maniscalco on life as a wheat-field model, his dad being played by DeNiro & people watching at Subway and the airport 9:45 - Looking back at some of our favorite moments from #DadsWeek 10:00 - Is there a silver lining to this heart-breaking injury news from Molina? We finally get to see the future in Ivan Herrera 10:15 - What's on tap?
Jun 17, 2022
#DadsWeek with Mark McGwire
00:30:09
Cardinals Hall of Famer and former MLB Home Run King Mark McGwire joins the show to talk about raising his sons, why watching your kids compete is always harder than playing yourself, teaching his kids to trust their ability and do their best, making the decision to walk away from MLB to coach and spend time with his family, how special 61 was and its connection to his father, getting to involve his son Matthew in that Summer of '98, the man who shaped him into who he is, incredible stories of resilience and fatherhood about Mark's dad and how enjoyable watching the current crop of Cardinals can be.
Jun 16, 2022
The Athletic's Blues writer Jeremy Rutherford
00:13:44
JR joins Karraker & Smallmon to break down his most recent article on the Athletic, breaking down the decisions the Blues have with their various UFAs, how these decisions all work off one another, the biggest domino in the decision making & JR building an indoor rink for his kids to play in--what a dad move!
Jun 16, 2022
#DadsWeek with Keith Tkachuk
00:12:42
"Big Walt" Keith Tkachuk joins Randy & Michelle to talk about Matthew, Brady & Tara, including why it's always harder to watch your kids than playing yourself, the terrifying aspects of watching his sons in the playoffs, raising Matthew & Brady essentially in the locker room, the biggest difference between Matthew & Brady, what it's like to still have them in the house/down the street, he grocery bill that ever ends, the chances we'll see one of both of the Tkachuk boys in the Blue note one day and who is the most likely to cook up the steak for Big Walt this weekend.
Jun 16, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 16th, 2022
02:19:08
7:00 - Wrapping up he cardinals slip against the Pirates, the Avs getting an early lead on TB & getting ready for a potential Warriors championship 7:15 - Sick of it! The heat is just the first on the list today... 7:30 - Keith Tkachuk on raising two NHL players, Matthew & Brady fighting/growing up in the locker room & a grocery bill that never stops 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: In the light of Lefty's fall from grace, Rory step into a leadership role for the PGA 8:15 - Is legacy talk too rooted in static things like championships and MVP trophies? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Jeremy Rutherford on the blues decisions for their current UFA and how many are inter-connected with another 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Jack didn't look lights out, but the defense betrayed him before we could get a realistic chance to gauge how the start went... 9:15 - Mark McGwire talks about raising his sons, legacy on the baseball diamond and being raised by the hardest-working man he ever knew 9:50 - You're killing me, Smalls!
Jun 16, 2022
"After Jackie" Director Andre Gaines
00:06:12
"After Jackie" premieres Saturday, June 18, breaking down the importance and struggle of black players post-Robinson, including a number of Cardinals that the documentary focuses on--director Andre Gaines joins the show to talk about the importance of players like Curt Flood and Bob Gibson and what else to look forward to for Saturday's debut.
Jun 15, 2022
Fathers & Family Support Center CEO Cheri Tilles
00:07:59
Cheri joins Randy & Michelle to break down all the incredible work that Fathers & Family Support Center provides, the shocking stats around the lack of fatherhood across the country, how FCS gets involved and how you can help support a wonderful charity.
Jun 15, 2022
#DadsWeek with Rick Carpenter
00:16:41
Matt Carpenter's father, Rick Carpenter joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about getting to watch Matt's resurgence with the Yankees, watching him get his swing by, the path and Odyssey he went on to work on it, getting his chance with the Rangers, asking the Rangers to release him and getting the last chance with the Yankees, what makes Rick so proud of Matt, if he was able to tell what was wrong, getting emotional about Matt's leadership and the definitive opinion on the mustache look for Matt.
Jun 15, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 15th 2022
02:10:26
7:00 - Cards win both of the double-header, Goldy goes off and Mikolas coms up just short 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - A Look Back: The Blues Stanley Cup Parade, Three Years Later 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: What an incredible night for Mikolas, even though...you know... 8:15 - Rick Carpenter joins the show to talk about Matt's incredible resurgence and being proud of him as a hitter, a man and a father 8:30 - The Fight w/ Patrick Karraker 8:50 - Cheri Tillis, CEO of the Fathers and Family Support Center on all their incredible work 9:00 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:20 - Andre Gaines, Director of "After Jackie" on the impact of the Cardinals players on the history of a post-Robinson MLB 9:30 - Adam Wainwright joins for another edition of "Wednesdays with Waino" talking about Mikolas' no-hitter that wasn't, the unbeatable Paul Goldshmidt & Waino's hair skills 9:50 - What's on tap?
Jun 15, 2022
Adam Wainwright on for "Wednesdays with Waino"
00:16:44
Waino joins for another edition of "Wednesdays with Waino" to talk about another incredible BLI event at Top Golf this past weekend, watching the no-hitter slip away from Mikolas, Bader being the one guy you want back there, knowing that Goldy was going to be the MVP just based off Spring Training at-bats, being a #girldad for the most of his fatherhood time and how his hair game has grown because of it, and no lead being safe when it comes to the Brewers.
Jun 15, 2022
AEW wrestler, STL-native Chris Jericho
00:12:12
Chris Jericho joins the show to talk about he and AEW's upcoming show in St. Louis, growing up in Chesterfield, his father's time with the Blues and getting to grow up around the game, which legendary Blues player gave him his first cigarette, which one threw him in a trash can and which piece of Blues history that Chris was present for, his upcoming Hair vs. Hair matchup and the upcoming AEW show.
Jun 14, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:15:24
Claibs joins Randy & Michelle to preview the upcoming "Life After Jackie" documentary, talk about the Cardinals comeback win over the Pirates, Paul DeJong's resurgence in the minors and what they could mean for the Cardinals going forward, Marp's surprise run in pinstripes, memories of intense heat in STL and how it might affect today's double-header.
Jun 14, 2022
#DadsWeek with Brad Scherzer
00:10:31
Father of future member of Cooperstown Max Scherzer, Brad Scherzer joins Michelle & Randy to talk about Max's competitive nature from the get-go, the young age he knew Max was special, his focus on education early in his recruitment process, getting a no-hitter as a Father's Day gift and the enjoyment of watching max become a father himself.
Jun 14, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 14th, 2022
02:15:12
7:00- Cardinals come back to win G1 against the Pirates, the Warriors take a 3-2 lead as Tatum goes for 27/10/4 in a losing effort 7:15 - Want...or Need? We're breaking down the biggest questions for the Blues' offseason. Up first: Ville Husso. 7:30 - Matt Carpenter is the best early story and the MLB and MLB network's Mark De Rosa broke down exactly why 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - #DadsWeek with brad Scherzer talking about an impressive two-year-old Max, history with the Cardinals and moving closer to his grandchildren 8:15 - Fresh Take: The Cardinals had to dig deep but they have an extra gear that they've found late more than a few times this year already... 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Mike Claiborne talks "Life After Jackie", Cardinals, Paul De Jong's potentially return and the dog days of...June? 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Whiteyball? Cardiac Cards? Call it what you will, this team is a hard beat. 9:15 - AEW pro Chris Jericho talks about his upcoming Hair vs Hair match in St. Louis, growing up in Chesterfield and trying a cigarette from Bobby Plager at 7-years-old 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9;45 - What's on tap?
Jun 14, 2022
Blues legend Kelly Chase
00:15:13
Chaser joins Karraker & Smallmon to revisit those special days in June of 2019 when the Blues won the cup, breaking down the night of game 7 and Kelly's late-night moment that is so St. Louis it almost hurts, everything topping even is greatest expectations, getting to enjoy the run with Bobby Plager. a special moment with an elderly blues fan and the greatest parade story from someone not named Brett Hull.
Jun 13, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin
00:11:52
Danny Mac joins for his weekly hit to talk about the Cardinals weekend that was against the Reds, the special event last night with Adam Wainwright and the Cardinals, Marmol's special mindset, the importance of the bullpen getting an easy weekend and the special balance of being a father and a broadcaster.
Jun 13, 2022
#DadsWeek with Brian O'Reilly
00:19:21
Father of Blues captain Ryan O'Reilly, Brain joins Randy & Michelle to help us kick off this year's edition of #DadsWeek, talking about where Ryan got his impeccable work ethic, how an earlier life of abuse and drug use formed Brian into a different person, overcoming dyslexia, becoming a coach, watching Ryan grow, getting to enjoy the run through the Stanley Cup, sports ability to end wars and getting to watch Ryan become a father himself.
Jun 13, 2022
Karraker And Smallmon - June 13th, 2022
02:14:40
7:00 - Weekend update as the Cardinals just let the sweep get swept away, and two St. Louis continue their march to championships 7:15 - Start one, Bench One, Cut One 7:30 - Three Things We Loved from the Weekend 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Last night's BLI event was a great example of the special relationship between the Cardinals and St. Louis 8:15 - Brian O'Reilly on what makes Ryan special, how he became such a powerful thinker and the beauty of fatherhood 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Dan McLaughlin on the Stl Cardinals weekend and the event last night with BLI 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: The Cardinals couldn't get the sweep but a few huge starts might've saved the bullpen in a big way 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:30 - Kelly Chase takes an extremely hilarious and memorable stroll down memory lane from the celebrations for the Blues in 2019 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 13, 2022
ESPN's Baseball Insider Kiley McDaniel
00:11:12
Kiley joins Randy & Michelle as we continue a run of discussions about scouting and team building in MLB, talk about what the Cardinals look for that separates them from other teams, why the Rays are the cream of the crop, what to expect from Jordan Walker going forward, is there's a position change in place for him, where he expects Jackson Holliday to go and his expectations for a current Cardinals rookie and a future Cardinals prospect to keep your eyes on.
Jun 10, 2022
ESPN NBA writer Tim Bontemps
00:10:34
Tim Bontemps joins Randy & Michelle to talk about a huge Game 3 win for Jayson Tatum and the Celtics, how the adjustments from that game could affect tonight's Game 4, what a win would do to Tatum's legacy, the impressive job that Udoka has done to talk the team from middling-to-magnificent and how he sees the rest of the series playing out.
Jun 10, 2022
Comedian Brendan Eyre
00:10:15
Brendan joins the show in studio to promote his run this weekend at the Westport Funny Bone, talk about growing up a Cleveland sports fan, his thoughts on Lebron and having to open a show, in Cleveland, on the literal heels of the "The Decision" being aired on TV.
Jun 10, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:12:50
Jay joins Randy & Michelle to break down the latest news around the LIV tour, Bryson joining up after DJ, the news from yesterday on the PGA's suspensions, how this might affect the majors and more.
Jun 10, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 10th, 2022
02:15:35
7:00 - Cardinals get swept by the Rays after a 2-1 loss despite the strong start from Mikolas, Lightning take a 3-2 lead over the Rangers, Tatum and the Celtics back in action tonight 7:15 - Peak & Pit: Sleep! But also because the Blues lost. Drinkwitz hates him some Arkansas but Chris Vander Ahe gets pitching.... 7:30 - Jay Delsing talks big time spending from the LIV Tour and the PGA handing out suspensions for partaking 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: The XFL has another announcement! But we still don't know the official cities these announcements pertain to! 8:15 - Today's Big Thing: Can the Cardinals survive a game without Goldy and/or Arenado hitting? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Comedian Brendan Eyre joins in studio to talk about opening a comedy show in Cleveland on the literal heels of "The Decision" 9:00 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:15 - ESPN's Tim Bontempts breaks down the Warriors-Celtic matchup before a huge Game 4 in Boston 9:30 - ESP's Kiley McDaniel on the Cardinals pipeline and success developing and drafting for the minors 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 10, 2022
The Athletic's Blues write Jeremy Rutherford
00:13:57
JR joins Karraker & Michelle to talk about the Blues big decisions and discussions before the start of FA on July 13th including: the Blues plan for Tarasenko, Army having a knack for making the right move at the right time, how the trade potential has changed in the last 12 months, Leddy's chances of staying here, JR's thoughts on Husso and the big difference for the Blues between NEED and WANT.
Jun 09, 2022
MLB Network host Greg Amsinger
00:16:52
Greg Amsinger joins Randy & Michelle to talk Cardinals and MLB but first has to fend off an aggressive attack from Randy upon Cameron Maybin, breaking down a fun night with Yadi on the mound, a worse night overall for the Cardinals, if the pitching depth issue has hit a tipping point, the return of Tyler O'Neill and the Angels moving on from Joe Maddon.
Jun 09, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 9th, 2022
02:15:06
7:00 - Cards get shellacked by the Rays, 11-3, and are on the cusp of getting swept out of Tampa Bay, Jayson Tatum leads the Celtics to a 2-1 lead over GSW 7:15 - Sick of it!! 7:30 - Greg Amsinger tried to defend Cameron Maybin from Randy's slander + diving into the Cardinals pitching problems and Joe Maddon's firing 7;45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Kevin Ibach says the Rays succeed because they're synchronized, and the Cardinals fired Shildt because he WASN'T. 8:15 - NFL news & notes as the heat turns up ion Cleveland, Houston and the Rams are busy sealing up the big names 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Jeremy Rutherford talks about his Blues reports card and the big offseason questions around Tarasenko, Husso, Leddy & more 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: The Cardinals lack of pitching depth is starting to be exposed...is there a short-term fix? Is this a long-term problem? 9:15 - The PGA has suspended the potential LIV participants...what does this mean for the future of the tour? 9:30 - You're killing me Smalls! Massholes + Nelly showing out with Tatum 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 09, 2022
Rays Senior Director of Pro Personnel & Pro Scouting Kevin Ibach
00:14:59
Kevin joins Randy & Michelle to break down how the Rays approach team-building, Randy's comments on them as the "smartest front office in sports", the constant grind of the business, finding success with inured and discarded players, the secret of the Rays success over the years, team philosophy being a connected and consistent message from top to bottom and revisiting ow the Arozarena deal went down.
Jun 08, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 8th, 2022
02:14:34
7:00 - Cardinal fall in extra innings, TB ties it up against NY and the Angels fire Joe Maddon 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - Rays Senior Director of Pro Personnel & Pro scouting Kevin Ibach talks about scouting and team-building philosophy, the Rays hidden secrets and revisiting the Arozarena deal 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: More Walton/Wal-Mart in the NFL isn't exactly what the doctor ordered for our health... 8:15 - Are Blues fans, and the media, in too much of a rush to trade Vladdy after the season he had? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Hey Mo, explain yourself! How did you just let all these quality players slip through your fingers!?! TIRED OF IT 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Dak had another massive game for the Cardinals--did Marmol's and the Cardinals' mismanagement of the bullpen set them up for failure? 9:15 - You're killing me, Smalls!: At this point it's hard not to come an obvious conclusion about Deshaun Watson, and the Browns and Texans have to answer for their apathy. 9:30 - Adam Wainwright joins for another edition of Wednesdays with Waino to talk about watcing Arenado and Dak last night, him and Yadi as "best buds" and a moment in Cardinals history that affected him the most. 9:50 - What's on tap?
Jun 08, 2022
Adam Wainwright on for "Wednesdays with Waino"
00:18:16
Waino joins Randy & Michelle for another edition of "Wednesdays with Waino" to talk about last weekend's trivia event, filming the "Best Buds" ad for AB, why it's one of the best ever made, a quick Best Friend Quiz about Yadi, Waino's personal pitching philosophy, his thoughts on pitcher's seeing a lineup for the third time, why you can't get "cookie-cutter" with pitchers, the fun in watching Dakota get back into his game, his reaction to the Arenado play, a wild sequence of events during a past legendary Cardinals moment and getting excited for golfing in Tampa Bay and St. Louis.
Jun 08, 2022
Cardinals Director of Scouting Randy Flores
00:13:29
The STL Cardinals Director of Scouting Randy Flores joins the show to talk about the consistent message across the scouting and development parts of the club, being able to consistently draft for need and not have to waver, Jordan Walker's scouting process being an anomaly because of the time, never getting a chance to appreciate the success and always pushing, throwing plenty of praise at Gary Larocque for the development, the effect of video in scouting and Randy's love for minivans.
Jun 07, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:13:40
Claibs joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about a long Cardinals weekend in Chicago, get into the incredible ascent of Donovon, updates on the rehab status of Jack Flaherty, how he sees the Cardinals rotation looking once it gets healthy, feeling prepared for a potential playoff series and some final Blues season thoughts
Jun 07, 2022
ESPN MLB broadcaster and analyst Tim Kurkjian
00:13:23
Tim Kurkjian joins Randy and Michelle to break down where the Cardinals stand after a long series in Chicago, why Cardinal fans should be thrilled with the season so far, the team going in a good direction at a good pace, Waino's HOF resume, Girardi never getting a fair shot in Philly and the mistake that baseball is making with analytics.
Jun 07, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 7th, 2022
02:15:10
7:00 - Randy's reaction from the Cardinals weekend, Kroenke did something and we're not okay with it, Aaron Donald signs his extension 7:15 - Start One, Bench One, Cut One: Donovan/Carlson/O'Neill - Klay/Tatum/Curry - Bellrieve/MLB ASG/Enjoy Illinois 300 7:30 - Tim Kurkjian on the Cardinals-Cubs weekend set and his outlook for the Cardinals through the rest of the 1st half 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: The Cubs are looking down 55 and seeing how a real franchise works, and it's starting to bother the fans. 8:15 - Phil & DJ found their price tag but it doesn't look like one exists for Tigers, is this a good move for any golfers? 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Mike Claiborne talks about the ascent of Donovan, Flaherty updates and the long-term pitching rotation 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: O'Neill and Carlson are on the way and a traffic jam of sorts is going to follow them--how do the Cardinals navigate it? 9:15 - Cardinals Director of Scouting Randy Flores on the Cardinal consistent mindset for the draft and the undeniable results 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 07, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin
00:08:06
Danny Mac joins Alexa and Michelle to break down the weekend that was for the Cardinals in Chicago, bring some updates on the eventual returns of Tyler O'Neill and Dylan Carlson, the positivity around Flaherty's rehab starts, the success for the Cardinals debutants so far, Donovan being the biggest surprise so far and taking a look at the larger difference between the Cardinals and Cubs franchises going forwards.
Jun 06, 2022
Former NBA Guard Larry Hughes
00:10:51
St. Louis native and former #8 overall pick in the NBA draft, Larry Hughes joins Alexa and Michelle to talk about his godson, Jayson Tatum's play for the Celtics through Game 2, how he saw the fallout from the first two games, the changes and adjustment he expects to see before Game 3, when he knew Jayson was special and looking forward to his upcoming events and camps with Larry Hughes Basketball Academy
Jun 06, 2022
Blues broadcaster Chris Kerber
00:12:24
Kerbs joins the show to talk about the early questions for the Blues as the offseason gets underway, including the big questions around Perron & Tarasenko, Ville Husso testing the market and if a 3-year window for a Matthew Tkachuk deal is already affecting other pieces of decision making.
Jun 06, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 6th, 2022
02:16:51
Alexa Datt in studio! 7:00 - Weekend wrap-up as the Cardinals finish off a 3-for-5 series win over the Cubs, plus another Avs win pushes them to 3-0 and the Warriors even it up against our boy, Jayson 7:20 - Three things from the weekend that we loved: WWT raceway shows out, Flaherty is on the way and much more! 7:40 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: The Cardinals in Chicago -- The good, the bad and the ugly 8:15 - Chris Kerber talks Blues offseason thoughts and plans 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Do we really have to have a conversation about a 14-year-old Brendon Donovan? Okay... 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: getting into the Blues top priorities for the Blues 9:15 - Larry Hughes talks Jayson Tatum, Celtics-vs-Dubs and his upcoming camps 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 06, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 6th, 2022
02:16:51
Alexa Datt in studio! 7:00 - Weekend wrap-up as the Cardinals finish off a 3-for-5 series win over the Cubs, plus another Avs win pushes them to 3-0 and the Warriors even it up against our boy, Jayson 7:20 - Three things from the weekend that we loved: WWT raceway shows out, Flaherty is on the way and much more! 7:40 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: The Cardinals in Chicago -- The good, the bad and the ugly 8:15 - Chris Kerber talks Blues offseason thoughts and plans 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Do we really have to have a conversation about a 14-year-old Brendon Donovan? Okay... 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: getting into the Blues top priorities for the Blues 9:15 - Larry Hughes talks Jayson Tatum, Celtics-vs-Dubs and his upcoming camps 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 06, 2022
ESPN Radio MLB & NBA broadcaster Sean Kelley
00:07:42
St. Louis native Sean Kelly joins Randy & Michelle for the perfect double-dip: breaking down a Cardinals-Cubs matchup that he'll be calling this afternoon and getting into WILD comeback for fellow-native Jayson Tatum and the Celtics.
Jun 03, 2022
Blues broadcaster Joey Vitale
00:15:32
I'm going to all but guarantee that if I told you Joey got deep into talk about the "blue zone" we would've been talking hockey. And if that's the case--you must be new here. Joey breaks down the idle Italian-American lifestyle, why Sardinia is so special and then some Blues talk as well as Joey recaps the last stretch of the Blues playoff run and looks forward to what will be a busy offseason.
Jun 03, 2022
Former PGA pro Jay Delsing
00:10:04
Jay joins Karraker & Smallmon to break down his surprise around Dustin Johnson and the continued development of the Saudi-backed LIV tour and then helps you fix your driver, iron and putting through your weekly golf questions.
Jun 03, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 3rd, 2022
02:15:43
7:00 - Cubs top Card 7-5 in the first of 5 across 4 days, the Avs continue to rush the goaltending of the Oilers & an unbelievable comeback from the Celtics in G1 7:15 - Peak & Pit 7:30 - Former PGA pro Jay Delsing talking DJ to the LIV tour and taking your golf questions 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: In a weak NL central is the Cardinals biggest enemy their own propensity to play down to competition? Or are these the results of a simple average team? 8:15 - Joey Vitale breaking down the Sardinian "blue zone" and talking Blues season wrapup 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - ESPN's Sean Kelley talks broadcasting Cards-Cubs as a St. Louis native + NBA Finals G1 thoughts 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Blues Season/Post-Season awards! 9:15 - Katie Woo broke down the precarious equation for the Cardinals starting pitchers and the innings they have to cover...we broke it down 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
Jun 03, 2022
WWT Raceway Owner/CEO Curtis Francois
00:07:40
Curtis Francois joins the show to talk about bringing the Enjoy Illinois 300 to the area, the excitement around the race, the lines of fans already lining up for the festivities, what this means for racing going forward and despite it being sold out, how fans can still enjoy the weekend.
Jun 02, 2022
ESPN's Jesse Rogers
00:10:41
Jesse Rogers joins Randy & Michelle to get into this extra-long series between the Cardinals and the Cubs, the Cubs ability to jump up and bite teams that underestimate them, the need to get JUST enough hitting to make the power worth it, Thompson bringing almost unhittable stuff to the mound and Morel being a high point for the Cubs.
Jun 02, 2022
The Athletic's Blues writer Jeremy Rutherford
00:11:04
JR joins Karraker & Smallmon to get into his Blues season wrap-up thoughts, the perception vs. reality of Colton Parayko and his play, his need to lock into HIS attributes, Perron re-signing being the blues #1 priority and how much his new contract could be, the potential for locking down Leddy & Husso in addition, the latest expectations around Vladimir Tarasenko & the difficult particulars about a potential Matthew Tkachuk deal.
Jun 02, 2022
STL City SC Sporting Director Lutz Pfannenstiel
00:13:12
Lutz joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about the newly finalized signing of defender Joakim Nilsson, the aforementioned but soon-to-happen arrivals of other signings like Burki & Klauss, how they were able to sign these European players, the importance of the Blues, Sonnt & Steen in signing fellow-Swede Nilsson, having 5 of the 8 foreign spots filled, the potential for more signings during the upcoming transfer windows, the style or attributes they're looking for and the excitement for the new players getting to get worked into the MLS Next squads this summer.
Jun 02, 2022
MLB Network host Greg Amsinger
00:15:00
Greg joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the moment that was with Pham/Pederson and Trout catching strays, the Cardinals again showing us what a consistent message and goal can lead to for an organization, Arenado (and all of us) being in complete awe of Paul Goldschmidt, his expectations for the biggest changes in June and his 3-player shortlist for NL MVP.
Jun 02, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 2nd, 2022
02:14:48
7:00 - Cards finish off the sweep of the Padres thanks to Goldy & Arenado, ECF G1 goes Rangers--as did the fight... 7:15 - Greg Amsinger on Pham/Pederson, the Cardinals commitment to their vision and the incredible play of Goldy 7:30 - Sick of it! 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Since the turn of the century, the Cardinals have all but dominated the Cubs in the grand scheme...what does this say about these two franchises? 8:15 - STL City SC Sporting Director Lutz Phannensteil on the new signings starting to arrive in St. Louis 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Jeremy Rutherford breaks down the perception vs. reality of Colton Parayko and takes a little look into the future of the Blues 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: If Jayson Tatum leads the Celtics to a title, is he topping off the greatest season in sports for a St. Louis-native athlete? 9:15 - ESPN's Jesse Rogers talks Cardinals-Cubs playing 5-in-4 at Wrigley 9:30 - WWT Raceway CEO Curtis Francois on bringing the Enjoy Illinois 300 to the area this weekend 9:45 - You're killing me, Smalls!
Jun 02, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin
00:13:07
Danny Mac joins Randy & Michelle to break down one of the most interesting games of the season for the Cardinals (his words not mine), why the schedule changes in baseball means more slightly-damp games in baseball, the Cards coming out on top of a very tough stretch, Nolan working through his rougher start, a tough 5-in-4 in Wrigley coming up, Holliday being voted in the Cardinals Hall of Famer, why Holliday would be in a STL uniform right now if not for one big thing and Marp catching on with the Yankees and that sweet low porch.
Jun 01, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - June 1st, 2022
02:13:09
7:00 - Cardinals continue their winning against San Diego and a wild night opens up the WCF sans-Blues 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - Diving into the post-season presser from Army & Berube 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Last June the Cardinals almost folded...but now it looks like this young group is ready to use June as a runway to bigger things 8:15 - Matt Holliday has been selected as one of the next Cardinals Hall of Famers...lets celebrate! 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Dan McLaughlin talks Cardinals and Matt Holliday 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: Reacting to Perron, Binnington, Parayko & Schenn 9:15 - Adam Wainwright joins for another edition of Wednesdays with Waino 9:40 - You're Killing me Smalls! 9:50 - What's on tap?
Jun 01, 2022
Adam Wainwright on for "Wednesdays with Waino"
00:19:22
Adam Wainwright joins the program for another edition of Wednesdays with Wiano, talking about a special night at the ballpark and his strong start, Goldschmidt staying incandescently hot, his prowess in trivia, comparing a month of Goldy to 10-11 straight years of Albert Pujols, what makes Matt Holliday a Cardinals Hall of Famer, more thoughts on last nights game including the struggles from Gallegos, trying to put Yadi's superhuman-esque stamina into perspective, how it feels as a pitcher when you're locked in and diving all the way into the Pham-Pederson fantasy football situation with commission critique and more.
Jun 01, 2022
Former Blue, Blackhawk Jamal Mayers
00:08:41
For the final time after the Blues run, former Blue Jamal Mayers joins the show to talk about the Blues loss to the Avalanche, not being able to imagine that kind of loss as a player, Jamal's moment of reflection: the incredible growth of the Blues in this series, Kyrou's game going forward, being able to embrace the coaching from this Blue's staff and watching the growth of Perron from playing with him his rookie year to his importance to the Blues now.
May 31, 2022
Voice of the Blues, Chris Kerber
00:09:54
Kerbs joins the program to talk about the biggest key to the Avalanche win over the Blues, the difference in execution, how a healthy Blues squad would've fair in Round 2, not overlooking how big a missing Krug was to this series, the difference in the team-building of the Blues vs. the 4 in conference finals, the importance of re-signing David Perron and potentially solidifying the defense in the offseason.
May 31, 2022
Blues, TNT broadcaster Darren Pang
00:13:14
Panger joins Karraker & Smallmon for the first of our Blues post-mortem discussions, including the biggest disparity between the Blues and Avalanche, the potentially different outcome with a healthy Binnington, the 3 things Army needs to think about in this offseason, the reason for Vladdy's struggles in Round 2 and getting to at least sit back and watch MacKinnon vs. McDavid as a consolation.
May 31, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:12:34
Claibs joins Randy & Michelle to talk about the weekend+ that was for the Cardinals, including the continued excellence of Nolan Gorman, Goldschmidt hitting full-on nuclear status, Donovan being a pleasant surprise, Liberatore missing only confidence, injuries catching up with the Brewers, the Cardinals chasing 1st place and his takeaway from the Blues season after their loss to Colorado.
May 31, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - May 31st, 2022
02:13:58
7:00 - Weekend + wrapup as the Blues are eliminated and the Cardinals start off the Padres with a W, and a St. Louis native is taking his team to the Finals 7:15 - What do the Blues need to do to get over the hump next year? 7:30 - Cardinals remain in second behind Milwaukee after the split...do you think this team will resemble what you thought at the beginning of the season? 7:45 - TIOLI: Will Jeff Fisher just keep changing the USFL's rules? Is there any karma left in sports? 8:00 - Fresh Take: How confident are you in Army building a Stanley Cup Champion for 2023? 8:15 - Mike Claiborne talking Cardinals big weekend + Blues tough loss 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Darren Pang with some final Blues thoughts on the season, including what happened in their playoff loss to the Avalanche 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: How big is the gap between the Blues and the Avalanche? Can they make up that gap in 2022-23? 9:15 - Chris Kerber on the Avalanche's 5v5 domination, an alternate history with a healthy Blues roster & looking forward to next year 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! Tommy Pham slapped a guy! 9:45 - Jamal Mayers on his moment of reflection, the future of Kyrou and Perron's importance
May 31, 2022
NHL Network analyst EJ Hradek
00:09:18
EJ Hradek joins Michelle & Randy to break down an unlikely but incredible Game 5 win, how the mindset for these teams have changed over the series, Blues stealing the momentum and putting the pressure on the Avs, how he sees Game 6 playing out strategy-wise and the importance of the Blues to continue their forecheck & o-zone time domination.
May 27, 2022
"Quest for the Stanley Cup" writer Steven Stern
00:09:54
Every year ESPN+ puts together the incredible "Quest for the Stanley Cup", which debuts later this afternoon. The executive writer for the series, Steven Stern, join Karraker & Smallmon to talk about the series, how the access and reaction from players and coaches has changed over the years, some coaches and players really embracing the medium & how much the Blues winning will help them.
May 27, 2022
Blues broadcaster Joey Vitale
00:16:42
Joey Vitale joins the show to first confuse us about the origin of french fries, then school us in the art of the belgian waffle, all before breaking down a huge Game 5 win for the Blues, getting choked up from the Bozak goal, the energy in this series switching to the Blues and how he sees tonight playing out.
May 27, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:06:49
Jay Delsing joins the show to talk about an unprecedented collapse from the weekend, how his pre-season picks are fairing on the tour so far and takes your golfing questions/tip/tricks/etc
May 27, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - May 27th, 2022
02:12:22
7:00 - Cardinals drop the first of a 4-game series to the Brewers, we can't talk about enough about this Game 6 tonight! 7:15 - Peak & Pit: A lot of peaks from the Blues game but not many pits to be found. 7:30 - Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing talks about a terrible collapse over the weekend and takes your golfing questions 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Friday Mad Libs: Blues will win tonight if _______ 8:15 - Joey Vitale joins the show to talk about French fries, Belgian waffles and how the Blues can win Game 6 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Steven Stern, writer for "Quest for the Stanley Cup" talks about the behind-the-scenes nature of the show, working with coaches payers getting used to the cameras 9:00 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:15 - Today's Big Thing: Friday Mad Libs: Blues will win tonight if _______ 9:30 - NHL Network's EJ Hradek on the blues umping up in Game 5 and how they can continue for Game 6 9:45 - Michelle Smallmon sends your out for gameday with a pump-up speech for the ages--Berube style.
May 27, 2022
Former Blue, Blackhawk Jamal Mayers
00:09:41
Jammer joins the program to talk about the big switches we saw in Game 5 from both sides, the connectivity of the blues forwards being the biggest difference, the Blues never give up mentality, Kyrou's mistake on MacKinnon's final goal, the pressure switching to Colorado, an unbelievable game from Husso and the Blues ability to get to Kuemper.
May 26, 2022
Blues broadcaster John Kelly
00:11:09
JK joins Randy & Michelle to break down a huge Game 4 for the Blues, making the natural comparison to the Monday Night Miracle, how Berube's resiliency resonated for the entire team, Thomas breaking through in the 3rd, the silence in Ball Arena after those goals and his thoughts looking towards Game 6.
May 26, 2022
The Athletics' Blues reporter Jeremy Rutherford
00:08:07
JR joins Randy & Michelle with some special music as they get into the comeback in Game 4 by the St. Louis Blues, how THAT game happened THAT way, the Avs playing a prevent defense, how the Blues offense came together in the 3rd and what adjustments the Blues made to get there.
May 26, 2022
MLB Network host Greg Amsinger
00:18:37
Lead MLB Network host Greg Amsinger joins Karraker & Smallmon (on his day off!) to talk about the last week in Cardinals and MLB baseball, including a potential tipping point in the Jordan Hicks experience, Gorman's hot start, Stanton's year in the Bronx and the most important lesson he ever learned from Bob Costas.
May 26, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - May 26th, 2022
02:10:03
7:00 - BLUES BLUES BLUES BLUES BLUES BLUES BLUES BLUES, cardinals, tatum, BLUES BLUES BLUES 7:15 - Sick of it! Hard to list anything here after last night... 7:30 - Greg Amsinger on the Blues win, the Jordan Hicks experiment, Giancarlo Stanton & more 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Jeremy Rutherford talks Blues comeback win in Game 5 and looks forward to game 6 in STL 8:15 - Fresh Take: We hear from St. Louis as the city celebrate a great night of hockey 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - John Kelly on the Blues big comeback, Robert Thomas locking in & the Blues adjustments 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: More mic drops as St. Louis celebrates an exciting win 9:15 - Jamal Mayers on what he saw in last night's game that gave the Blues an edge, and how they can keep that up on Friday 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:45 - What's on tap?
May 26, 2022
ESPN's NHL reporter Greg Wyshynski
00:11:00
Greg joins Michelle & Randy to break down why he thinks this series is over for the Blues, the changes and variables since he made his original Blues-over-Avs prediction, the play of Husso in Binnington's absence, why the puck-handling factor is so large, if the Blues should make the extreme move to Charlie Lindgren, what makes Maroon so great as a playoff performer, McDavid doing his best Lemieux impression and the seemingly inevitable Avs-Lightning SC final.
May 25, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - May 25th, 2022
02:11:17
7:00 - Cardinals drop the 2nd game against the Blue Jay 8-1, Blues in action tonight at 7PM trying to stave off elimination, Tkachuk on the ropes 7:15 - Ask Uncle Randy! 7:30 - Show Me the Money! There are a few Blues players who have some money to make by stepping up tonight...who does it? 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: One shift, one period, one game at a time...can the Blues get this to Game 6 and then get right from there? 8:15 - ESPN's Greg Wyshynski on the Blues having an impossible hill to climb, Husso's play during the playoffs & the rest of the NHL playoffs outlook 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Today's Big Thing: Which aspects of tonight's game will lead to the Blues getting ELIMINATED or setting themselves up for a Game 6 after DOMINATING 9:00 - You're killing me, Smalls! 9:15 - The fans have FEELINGS about tonight as the Blues try to stay alive 9:30 - Adam Wainwright joins for another edition of "Wednesdays with Waino" talking about trivia, BBQ and Waino's very honest criticism of Yadi's pitching abilities 9:50 - Closing time! LGB!
May 25, 2022
Adam Wainwright on for "Wednesdays with Waino"
00:18:53
Adam Wainwright joins Karraker & Smallmon for his weekly dose of "Wednesdays with Waino", getting into the trivia acumen of Randy and the best Cardinals for your trivia tables, how much Adam likes to grill and if he has any tips/secrets, the young guys on the team using him as an outlet because of his experience, learning from the young players as well, how much of a spark a team full of young players con provide, his breakdown of Yadi v. Pujols as pitchers, some fair criticism for Yadi's game and getting ready for upcoming events with Big League Impact.
May 25, 2022
Former Blue, Blackhawk and Stanley Cup Champion Jamal Mayers
00:11:52
Jamal joins the program to give some much-needed former player takes on the extra happening in this series, taking it one period at a time and forcing another game, the bad time for a penalty from Perron and Kadri benefitting on the ice from the Blues, extra motivation.
May 24, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne
00:11:37
Claibs joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about two takes in a city as the Blues lose and the Cardinals win, whether or not the Blues have a fighting chance in the series, the lingering questions about the Cardinals left-handed hitting, Claibs' early assessment of Matthew Liberator as a pitcher, needing more from Hudson and Hicks, Flaherty being on course, the emergence of Helsley and how Marmol management of the pitcher changes the questions around the closer spot.
May 24, 2022
Blues, TNT broadcaster Darren Pang
00:10:43
Panger joins Karraker & Smallmon to talk about a rough night in Game 4 for the Blues, the need to generate 5-v-5 scoring chances, giving Avs credit for slowing down Blues top players, Kadri's crazy shot, his thoughts on the play of Husso in the series so far, the changes he wants to see on defense and his script for the Blues winning G5 to extend the series.
May 24, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - May 24th, 2022
02:14:23
7:00 - It was a tough night in St. Louis after a Blues loss that put them down 1-3, but, hey, at least the Cards won? 7:15 - Feelings circle for the listeners and hosts after a rough, late evening 7:30 - Cardinals at the quarter-pole: time to review the status of our preseason predictions 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: What's the biggest takeaway from Game 5? And they're not tied...so does that mean the Blues are "toast"? 8:15 - Panger talks about a rough night for the Blues and the prospect for hope in Game 5 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Mike Claiborne on a disappointing night in Enterprise but ore life for the cardinals down the road 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: More emotions from last night's loss as we all move through the 5 stages of grief, together. 9:15 - Jamal Mayers joins the show to break down how the Blues can respond and extend the series in Game 5 9:30 - You're killing me Smalls!: Pat Maroon and Inside The NBA have at least one big thing in common: sustained success. 9:45 - A crazy Cardinal stat you won't expect + What's on tap?
May 24, 2022
Avalanche broadcaster Conor McGahey
00:11:49
Avs TV and radio voice Conor McGahey joins Karraker & Smallmon to give the Colorado view on the Kadri play, expecting another tough game tonight in Game 4, Berube & the Blues shutting down Makar and MacKinnon, the Avs loss of Gerard on the back end and expecting tonight to be the turning point in an incredible series.
May 23, 2022
Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin
00:11:04
Danny Mac joins Randy & Michelle to talk about a big weekend for the Cardinals as the swept the Pirates, Nolan Gorman and Matthew Liberatore make their major league debuts, the importance of Edman's versatility and big year at the plate and getting to see milestones and something special almost every night with Pujols and Yadi.
May 23, 2022
Blues broadcaster Chris Kerber
00:10:01
Chris Kerber joins the program to talk about the game that the series will hinge on tonight, his thoughts on the Kadri play, the Blues need to get back to G2 and play their game, the loss of Binnington's ability to handle the puck, the need for the forwards to improve their connectivity and if the Blues will see Scandella this series.
May 23, 2022
Karraker & Smallmon - May 23rd, 2022
02:59:21
7:00 - Binington gets knocked out during the Blues 5-1 loss in Game 3, and the Cardinals roll over Pittsburgh in a sweep of the Pirates, plus Yadi pitcher and Albert went year...TWICE. 7:15 - Start one, Bench one, Cut one: Kadri/Seabrok/Marchand, Kroenke/Kadri/Snyder, Twister/Chaser/Reaves 7:30 - Three things we loves from the weekend... 7:45 - TIOLI 8:00 - Fresh Take: Intensity is the best part of the NHL playoffs...but is that what we're seeing in the Kadri it? 8:15 - Chris Kerber on the Blues tough loss and Game 3 and how he sees game 4 playing out 8:30 - The Fight 8:45 - Dan McLaughlin on Gorman & Liberatore's debuts, more history from Yadi & Pujols 9:00 - Today's Big Thing: The kids are alright! Gorman shines in is weekend debut as the young bats continue to make a big impact for the Cardinals 9:15 - Avalanche PBP broadcaster Conor McGahey on the Kadri incident, Gerard injury and how he thinks Game 4 plays out 9:30 - You're killing me, Smalls! We have XFL-St. Louis news!! 9:45 - We were one wrong move away from an EBUG in St. Louis--what is one big-time sporting event would you want to be thrown into? 10:00 - On a scale of Riendeau to Liut, how confident are you in Husso's performance stepping back in between the pipes? 10:15 - We got a tip about Kadri's more remorseful side...and yeah, we're not buying it 10:30 - Albert is on pace for 695 right now...what is seeing 700 worth it for you? 10:45 - Daniel Snyder may be on the edge of a Sterling-Esque outing. You never mess with Jerruh's money...
May 23, 2022
Former PGA Pro Jay Delsing
00:12:27
Jay Delsing on the PGA Championship and John Daily.
May 20, 2022