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Scoops with Danny Mac

05:26 min | 2 weeks ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"With Ben Frederickson on scoops with Danny Mac and Ben was at the Ballpark last night, taking in the inner squad game. This is presented by Henderson and water cutty. See what they offer at S., T., l., Criminal Defense Dot Com S. t. l., criminal defense dot Com ben Frederickson from the Saint. Louis Post dispatch wrote about the game in today's post dispatching on St L.. Today Ben is always good to visit with you. And how are things? I'm doing well man. That's great to have some some some interest quad games to discuss. It's great to see not see you in person at the Ballpark, but to know that while I'm there are there to on the level below me and and and just good vibes to have us both back in the in the same place with baseball doing on a man. Yeah, it's nice to talk baseball, and to actually talk about what the roster construction you know may may look like is we're a week away from opening day? I can't believe we're seeing that and we're. We're less. Less than a week away from the start of the the major league season it'll be a quick season sixty games, but last night it was k. k. against Ueno and again not a lot of offense. We'll get into that in just a moment, but let's get into the rotation This is starting to take shape. WAINWRIGHT will go in game. Two flared. He's going to be your opening day starter I. Really like what I've seen from Kim whether it was in spring, training or again last night. How do you think this thing is starting to shape up with the rotation? I've tried to get an answer forest last night I said hey filthy. You told wainwright season, so we got two of your of your five. You say you want five I said. Can you just go ahead and around the rest of it fourth? Right here right now. Kim's got a birthday coming up next week I just. Want to give them a little early present telemedicine that he's in and let's get this thing nail down. He he prefers to wait and and I. Understand that, but you know, look we. We see the writing on the wall here. He has been adamant that he wants a five man rotation because he feels like he's starters. Are you know the they're ready to to roll deep I mean if it was something where they only go three innings for innings, and maybe it's different. Maybe there's more of a piggyback and I think we're GONNA see. They won't call it a piggyback because they don't like that term but I think we'll see some pairings here early. Start to. Become, you know, become more obvious something like a you know..

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

02:26 min | 3 weeks ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"I don't know if you feel that way, but I do being a guy that is intimately evolved in baseball, and saw the ups and downs of dealing with that as a baseball fan, too. That is huge. Through pandemic good on hockey. That's how I feel. I agree in an echo that compliment I mean. This is a league that has had drastic You know drastic backlash. Due to previous Labor disagreements one that has had you know. Multiple work stoppages, and for them to navigate this and kind of very quietly. Ayden seems figure out a way to extend things about without you know all the bad press and in fan ain't I think it's A. Really, impressive I mean NHL, three lockouts, and last in the last three decades and it and it figures out at collective bargaining agreement during a time when. Baseball is is falling all over itself making fools out of itself when they don't even have to have a new TV baseball then doesn't interact with the two thousand twenty one season, so really impressive pretty cool to see, and you're right. It probably hasn't gotten as much attention as they deserve. Because it was so smooth, and and under the radar so I'll tell you what a lot of these leagues have made themselves look silly. During this time I said from the beginning we'll see other bubble goes. There could be could be problems there, but I think the NHL is as show that it's progressing league. Showing that. It's got some good leadership, and it shown that it that it is certainly when it comes to these types of relations has a better negotiating grounds between players and owners then than what we're seeing. In baseball they liked doing business better together certainly seems like that. Absolutely a Ben Awesome stuff. is coming back trying so. Makes these visits on a Friday more about what we concentrate on the field, and hopefully we're talking more about the roster construction of the cardinals next Friday as we edge closer to what we hope will be opening day of twenty. Twenty is always great to visit with you. Stay safe and Hopefully we see at the ballpark very soon. Appreciate it and I'll catch up with the next Friday. Looking forward to Henderson and water cutting a proud sponsor of scoops with Danny Mac dot com, a full-service criminal defense firm dedicated to.

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

04:39 min | 2 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Sto Criminal Defense Dot Com Let's shift gears. Nhl What are you hearing about a startup or the National Hockey League? Well they've been more quiet than the Than than the baseball side in terms of news getting out. But I also think there's probably more You know more consistency more goodwill between the players in the league. So you're probably not going to hear as much blow by blow but I don't think there's any league that is going to not attempt to make some sort of a comeback. Nhl has so much revenue on the line for its offs. That revenue does get split between players and owners. So if baseball's going to try to find a way would have a hard time believing that NBA NHL aren't also going to try to find a way but we go back to the Big Question. We keep hearing again and again. Hey there's going to be enough testing. There'll be enough but yet there isn't right now so what's going to change between now and then. When can they win? Can you start and have a full postseason? And and what do you do if something? Some kind of a snag is encountered. These are the questions that are going to have to have a decent plans around him before we can get our hopes up too high but it does seem like every week. There's a little more to be optimistic. About which lead do you think comes back? I Oh man I'm going. I think baseball. Yeah you in terms of actual games being played or just like this. You know 'cause they're going to have to build up again. I mean hockey is going to have to have like three weeks of training. Camp Point Wanted Baseball. One of these leagues has got to pull the trigger. And you say look. We're going to do it. We got agreement with our players. Were moving forward and if it works it works. If it doesn't then we know and then we don't know what's going to happen for sports for a long time potentially But yeah I I think baseball would be to me. Baseball is on the clock a little bit more than the other ones If you're if you're trying to get in because I'm not so sure you're going to have an eighty two game regular season if if they come to a revenue agreement I I would imagine we'd see more than eighty two games. I do think that and so you got a three weeks spring training you know twenty one days and then you fired up and take it from there and try to get as many games you can end And so you're fighting against the clock a little bit if your Major League Baseball I think it's I'm going to guess this is just a guess. But I'm I'm GonNa Guess Hockey because you know I think they. I think there will be less friction. No I think baseball is GONNA take a while to negotiate through. Whatever it's gotTa negotiate through. I could see hockey kind of coming out of the out of the blue here in San Hager's Were Rolling with it So I'll go. I'll guess hockey. Nba seems to be their MBA has kind of set the trend in all of this NBA was the first to shut it down. Maybe there's a chance. Nba could be the first to come back. But I do think that if you if you look at the League's which will have the least pushback from players at least the fewest question. I would guess hockey because they also have the most You know the most incentive to some degree to play because those guys make the lease money. You know that that's something to think about too in terms of and this is my final question. There's going to be live sporting events I am not an Ashkar Fan But we're going to have NASCAR. We're going to have a puppy now. You No kidding you bet your you know what there's going. GonNa be a golf match to that. I'll I will watch golf. I Love Golf so I'm just curious. You're going to watch some of these events and how they're presented on television when no crowds. Yeah it's live then. I'll be watching because it's better than it's better than the alternative. Now I say that somebody I haven't quite gotten full on into the experience yet mostly because they started route right about the time. I'm about to pass out for the night but you know I was just thinking. I can't remember the last time I watched a race on TV But it was never. Yeah but now am I. Why not right and and to some degree I think that's why there should be this incentive for some of these leagues to try to get going because there's something to be said about being the first. Marquee Sports League back in action. I mean wait till you see some of the numbers on these going to be here. I'll tournaments in some of these races. So that will reinforce the incentive to try to try to find a way back sooner rather than later as well. Ben Always good to talk to you lots to cover every week and we'll catch up next Friday on scoops Danny MAC com. Thanks Ben Getting Heavily Henderson and water. Cutting a proud sponsor of scoops with Danny Mac dot com a full-service criminal defense firm dedicated to helping.

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

07:13 min | 4 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Let's talk a little bit about the Arizona bubble plan if you will for Major League Baseball. What was your reaction to hearing that? Maybe they could quarantine players staff support staff all the different things that go into this. We'll dive into it. But what was your initial reaction to hearing that it didn't surprise me. I mean some people think oh my gosh. There's no way can work. But here's the deal. They're going to be talking about ideas so some of these ideas are going to get out. We know how baseball works. They come up with a tentative plan. And there's almost always a trial balloon that gets out and baseball. Says this is premature? This isn't what's actually happening but yet it's out there so I think this is. What baseball always does where it comes up with a plan that may or may not work and it kind of floats to see how how it's received and that's what's happened on previous rules and previous changes baseball has made so we're seeing it happen here again. Of course they're discussing things in ways. This could work. I see some problems with it and you know it's frustrating to me. Because here's what happens where this comes out and you say hey. I see some potential hang ups here and then you're immediately criticized for saying. Oh you're so negative. Why can't you be paused it? Well I guess we can all be you know. We can all be devastating where we say. It's GONNA come back. It's going to be great but you know our job is actually that thing and see if it could and couldn't work and there are some problems with these scenarios. Let's start with what I mentioned earlier. Is You know a baseball player. Who's a father of three going to say yes? I will play the whole season or as long as needed away from my family and not be able to see them in person because if you allow families to enter that setting that controlled environment. That hotel That quarantined hotel. If you will than that increase the risk for exposure that much more every time. The family leads the thing here. This will work well until a player gets thrown virus. It's probably inevitable. That player will get it at some point. What happens when that happens? Do you shut down that team. Do you shutdown. Just that player. Do you shut down the entire league what you do so. This only really works as long as you keep all the players from getting it. Perhaps that's unrealistic but I guess you could try it and see a long. You go on with the determination of will figure that out women get there. 'cause it's Kinda what works. Were all doing so. If that's the plan you have to really try to minimize the exposure for everyone who is influential and an elemental to having these games That means no family. No interaction with people other than teammates. An guys who are absolutely necessary. How long would they be willing to do that? They would have to sign off on this. Of course the union the other thing would be the fact that you have to play all these games in Arizona. Apparently it's hot as hell in Arizona and summer not every not every place is air conditioned you know you're gonNA have a player's GonNa be willing to do that. How does that? How does that work out? the other thing too. Because you're not gonNA have a minor league system going. How big the roster's get you know because you're going to have injuries. You're GONNA have setbacks. You're going to have probably a lot of pitching injuries. So how how big are the rosters willing to get? Some of the stuff is goofy. Like this idea that you're not the players. Social distance themselves in the stands as opposed to be in the dugout that shows a good perception. But you know it's not like there's not GonNa be a tag play at second base. It's not like the Umpires GonNa be you know not going to be interacting with the Catcher And I don't think you're GONNA want to go to an electronic strike zones in a in a season that includes so much more change because imagine all the problems that could happen with that and all the hijinks that might take place in such an altered setting so I see some problems the biggest one being. I have a hard time. Maybe I'm wrong and I know everybody wants to get paid so getting paid is the unifying factor here but you know a lot of players. I don't I just don't see players saying yeah you know we'll go to jail and and not be around anybody else other than our team for an extended period of time. I see them pushing back against that and I think some will I do too and I think that Maybe have been established in a made plenty of money. Say you know what I don't really want to go through this. How about no fans in the stands? Whether or not it's an Arizona bubble plan or maybe at Busch Stadium. It seems like the prevailing thought. Is that if sports return it would be without fans in the stands as it pertains to baseball when it would body of you saw game with no fans in the stands but it was on television. It doesn't mean I don't think it's it's not as good as it would be right. I mean ideally were all there You know and and including media fans everybody but if I I think it ultimately fans want to seek gains whether they're there or not so for me I think any game is better than than it altered game or better than the no game and altered game is better than no game is kind of where I sit on this. I think most fans agree. Ideally you know you might have a few romantics. Say let's wait until it's back in full force and everybody's there together but I think nine out of ten people would say yeah feel turn on my TV and see a game going. I'd like to have my fantasy league active. I'd like to. I'd like to get sports. That even if it's without fans in the stands so I think baseball would agree with that too talking to John Mosaic. I said what are you hearing? And he said most people are telling me they WANNA see Games and I agree with him. I do too I think. Even if there's not fans in the stands but you have as a fan a chance to watch something that has meaning and it's not a rerun of every single game now that we've seen in chronicled in the history of sports I think people want that. I think people need a diversion. And if we're finding out anything about and we're finding out a lot about different subjects but with as it pertains to sports in Baseball Board. Is Baseball. Play a big role in a lot of folks lives in America? And certainly. That's the case here in Saint Louis. I think the ratings on some of these replayed games are not what some of these some of these carriers are hoping they would be You know people. It's only the Pez. I talked to him a few weeks ago. The problem with watching the replays as you know what's going to happen. Yeah and even if it no matter how great it is. You've been there and done that and you know it is watching something that there's no suspense. There's no intrigue. There's no there's no unknown to it and unless you're just a you know it's such a great game in really like you could probably little the list of games at. Newby rewatch down to like ten and we past the point of tent this point so so at some point. You're watching you know just seeing something that you've seen before is i. Don't watch movies twice very often. It's GonNa be a really good movie and I can probably count on one. Hand that the amount of time to go like to see that movie again and I feel the same way about Games Henderson and water. Cutting a proud sponsor of scoops with Danny Mac dot com a full-service criminal defense firm.

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

02:12 min | 5 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"The press conference. He said he'd like to see it again because he's not exactly sure what happened. But that's exactly what happened in a really had. No chance always made the save do but he really should have had no chance on Colette. Nhl Thought Alexander Ovechkin again. Closing in on a fifty goal. Season is thirty four Wayne. Gretzky said I hope he does it. I hope he catches my record. Still got some work to do. I think it's seven. Oh Six ovechkin eight ninety four for Gretzky. That's a lot of goals. Do you have a gut as to whether Alice can get it done? And I think it's Gretzky said I think it'd be good for the game selfishly. I would I don't know I kind of want Gretzky to hold onto it. But do you think he can do it when you look statistically I think is GonNa be very difficult He gets fifty goals every year. But I think stoically you know that once you hit thirty four thirty five your your skill level comes down a little bit Obviously he's a great athlete Ovechkin shoots the Puck is good as anybody's ever shot the Puck in the National Hockey League but realistically how long are you? GonNa play if he's GonNa play another five or six years can't get around thirty five to forty goals a year certainly as possible but I have you know what the demand that goes on now in the game of hockey. Now he's always watched I just think it's going to be very difficult for him to get that. I think he might get close but I think it would be very difficult for for for him. To beat means record another coffee. Shop addition of talks with Barney hanger the Hall of Famer Bernie Bernie? I'm a great week. Thanks Martin and we do play. Also be here before you know it. Next week it's conversation with Darren Pang make sure you subscribe wherever you get your podcast Google tunes you name it. Get it downloaded directly each week. Just get a subscription going. Check out all the great content at scoops with Danny Mac dot com on a great cardinal conversation going on. Dan has been all over spring training a lot of great content. There check it out online the hockey conversations each week brought to you by our great sponsors fast. Eddie's Bon Air Urban Chestnut Brewery Triad Bank Greenville University Marie Davila Senior Living Cope Twenty four and B and g tuck pointing. I'm Fox News. Sports Director Martin Kilcoyne. We'll talk hockey again soon. Right here on scoops. Adak DOT COM..

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Scoops with Danny Mac

05:57 min | 5 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"A winter classic against those two teams but they know that blues fans will probably travel number one in making a signature event on their schedule but also the TV ratings for that game will be through the roof. And that's also something you have to take in mind with this the same thing. That's a boost in the battle hawks. Right it's almost as if you know. Saint Louis Will Support Sports. Teams that That care about Saint Louis. But you know we've talked about that plenty. I don't know if we need to go. Hey Man I mean it it. Does it it shows up. The proof is the proof is right there. Let's get into the battle hawks and we'll wrap it up with this Nfl Live a couple of days ago on ESPN and their panel of experts They got into the xfl in talking about what? Saint Louis has done from television ratings to the attendance to the excitement of the team. How it really is become a fun fun. Venue to play in in Saint Louis and they talked about you know has it. And I'm paraphrasing here but has gotten the attention of the NFL and with the NFL. Look at that and say maybe we made a mistake and go back. I'm not sure what the appetite would be from the fans in town. I think they would certainly welcome a team back from the NFL. It's been a been a rough relationship between the NFL. And Saint Louis. But the battle hawks have have made this thing happen again to where they have garnered the attention of the national football fan. Which is I think. Incredible what this town is done. Yeah and I'll give a lot of credit to Kurt. Hunziker that the battle hawks president this this is a dynamic guy is Saint Louis through and through jumped at a chance to come back to his hometown for a job that was you know how could he say new getting into it wasn't defined and he worked with. League baseball he is. He had yet experience kind of trying to promote and sell a product. That was a little off the wall in the minor leagues. And I think he's really smart. I think he's incredibly opportunistic. And I think he's really motivated. I think some of this has been has been a direct result of the work that he's put in. I mean he told me Dan that they were kind of working on what this was going to look like that you know he had more than two hundred meetings with people around. Saint Louis they would go to Edwardsville. They'd go out to out to Saint Charles. They had meetings everywhere. What are you guys WanNa see? What do you miss about pro football? What are you what? What would you change about pro football and they heard things you know? Why doesn't you know one of the things about football are marching bands and they haven't been college and high school but never in pro games. Well Okay and then where we do about that information well. They went out and basically signed up area high school bands to get the opportunity to perform game. So they feature a couple of games for those kids. That's a blast community building event. Those guys are going to remember. Those guys and girls are gonNA remember the day. They got to play in front of a crazy crowd at a battle hawks game. I mean these are community building decisions. I mean you saw just this week. The team was at the Children's Hospital. They do one community service project. Every week during the season Which is you know. Kind of almost unheard of I think in terms of college teams and Pro Teams. There usually laser focused on on football. And you know for a League that we don't know how long it's going to be around and we don't know if it's going to be up a sustained thing. I think it's pretty cool that this team is really making a point to try to try to dig some pretty serious routes with the community. I think it had to do that. Because some of the scar tissue that existed because of because of the way things schick out with with the rams and I just think he deserves credit. Because that was it wasn't the easy fix. It was the it was the. Hey let's do this. Approach in it does seem to be paying off for them finally They're talking about opening up the upper bowl of the Dome for the team that is from La. What do you think that's going to be like that weekend in Saint Louis? They should absolutely do it because it's La in it will be seen as a challenge. It would be. I don't know maybe it can't sell out. Maybe that's too optimistic. But I bet it can look really good and I hope that it would sell out because I know the folks who are going to these games and they care about what it looks like in for people. I've had a couple of people say well that diluted if they open up that top section in and people don't go it doesn't look full that look bad on TV to have some people up there but everybody manager that is. It won't look worse because right now he just burr scrolling by the game and caught it on TV. It would look like no one's up there. Anyway I thought initially that they might try to find a way to like curtain those sections off but they didn't so they're just sitting there empty so I think getting somebody's in there. I don't think it would be some. I think it'd be more than that. I think that would be a cool look just because we haven't seen that in any of these. Xfl against the about electric crushing attendance. Their way on front. But what would it look like I? I'm just curious what it would look like if everybody who wanted to go go because I know people for the first home game or buying scalped tickets outside like one hundred twenty bucks and if somebody's doing that that I gotta think there'll be a lot of people who will buy cheaper tickets to get into that top level. It's been a lot of fun Ben. Always loved doing these on Friday and I'll catch up with you at the ballpark. Thanks so much. Sounds giving Henderson and water? 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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

08:36 min | 6 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Make sure when you're thinking about a new or used car think blue views. We are Saint. Louis well this visit with John is so much about just where the cardinals are at at the beginning of spring training a potential well maybe contract extension for Yada. You're Molina make him a cardinal for life. Well that is something that will get into if you're new to the website. Maybe look at some of the older entries that we have for podcast. One of those was Ted. Simmons and I asked Ted About Yadi. What makes him so? Special Body has the ability to hitting instructor pitching coach the manager Catcher. He has the ability to all those things. What's extraordinary about him is he could do them all at the same time. And when you think about that. I'm not exaggerating. He might not be willing to do it but if for some reason that became necessary he could do it. Do you think so. Absolutely do he could hit. He's he's become. A great hitter is become a run producer. He's now learned to hit with power. I mean you know. It's his whole offensive. Approach is significant today as opposed to when he first came be understands the pitching inside out. I mean when he goes to the mound to stop play and everybody comes to the mound. I mean it's because he is the pitching coach and he is out there reflecting the managers intent and the pitching coaches intent and he makes it plain to everyone when he gets out there and then he goes back and then catcher again and it's very likely in the next half inning. He's leading off after Palma. So you're looking at an extraordinary story. Mary player one. I've never seen in my life until like an congratulations. Ted Headed to the hall of fame other subjects that we'll get into with Mo The left field battle where they're at with the rotation who might close if Carlos Martinez in the rotation and we'll also talk about What's happening in the game today and that is well. It's the Houston. Astros the scandal with them. The Boston Red Sox last week here at cardinals camp the cardinals hitting coach Jeff Albert. Who used to be a member of the Astros addressed the media about that situation twenty seventeen? I'm the Minor League coordinator and two thousand eighteen. My experience wasn't really like kind of a lot of stuff. That's coming out in the in the media now so I did not really experience a lot of conversation with players staff. Anything like that had to do with anything that I thought was not people. Did you feel if you had seen something? Was there an avenue for you to say anything? I think that would have been a really tough so I understand from weather center. Players staff members where cases may be I I do. I could go back to that time. I do think that would have been tough for vision to Ian. I didn't feel like there was any like looking around like I said conversations with staff players just looking around it and really feel like I was watching Witnessing anything that was out of the ordinary so what changes could be happening for Major League Baseball concerning Rules in terms of making sure that this doesn't happen again. We'll get into that. John Mosaic here on Mondays with Moe Triad Bank is a full service financial institution established to provide a wide range of commercial and personal banking services to closely held businesses. Their owners and families. I do my banking scoops. Who Danny Mac Dot Com through triad? Bank I would hope that you would as well triad banking dot. Com Av- is with John. Mozilla is next. It's all aboard the newest restaurant in Saint Louis. The train shed at Union station perfect place. Before and after blue's in Cardinal Games Historic Saint Louis Union station is downtown's newest dining destination train sheds create a pub and the Soda Fountains Modern Diner. The train shed at Union station. Mo- another year is upon us. You had been in this game for a long time. The the still get excited when spring training comes around. Oh absolutely first off. It's it's always exciting moment of of springs approaching. You know that baseball season's getting closer but just seeing everybody gathered down here. And and you know candidly the pressure of spring training especially the first couple of weeks. Isn't that high so in terms of just being able to to embrace while you're here and what you're doing it's it's so much fun and you know? I certainly think that as you lead up two games there. There's a lot of things that you want to see happen and get done but the just the energy level that that you experience when you're down here something that I think is very special. What excites you about the Twenty twenty cardinals is that first off. I think we'll be a good club. But the thing that I'm most excited to watch specially In camp is just really to how our our club looks from an offensive standpoint You know I think about what we try to do. This off season some of the strategies that we've tried to Put into place in knowing what hitters were working on. I think it'll be you'd be exciting just to see how that transitions from paper to practice. It takes awhile and Jeff Albert now in year two is at part of it to kind of get in his system implemented and the players. Had you know used to him and vice versa I would. I would imagine that last year we. We probably took that for granted a little bit. Not Knowing that the teacher understands students student has undertand understand teacher and perhaps we thought that would be a lot more seamless than it really was but I do feel like now that we've had a year under our belt that that the players understand what's expected from them and I think Jeff understands it. There's some adjustments estimate on his end as well. I remember we were visiting in the fall and and he said well carbs. GotTa make some adjustments whether it's physically mentally. What's happening at the plate? Those kind of things. What have you learned at least initially here in spring training or talk to him about in terms of getting back to the kind of player in hitter that he can be well? I think that I just looked stronger. So you know I think he tends to. When he goes away for the off season he tends to come back. Maybe a little too lean and I think you know over course of a season. I think that affects them a little bit so I I think. The added Muscle Mass was something that he needed to do. And I think that was smart. And you're just talking to him. I think he realizes that you know last year was was not the year he wants to have and he's on that and. I think he wants Assia a much different outcome this time last year. You're about to have a cup of coffee with Paul Goldschmidt and turn that into well a long term deal with the Saint Louis Cardinals now with a year under his belt in and being relaxed maybe with family and those kind of things in Saint Louis and situated. What kind of year do you think Paul Goldschmidt could have you know? I think expectations always tough when you when you sign one of those types of contracts and and so the fact that it it. It is a year away now. I think gives you a little bit more breathing. Room so expectations for him are very high. I also think just understanding the city understanding his own routine is something that that he now has. And so you know I think taking that next step forward is something that is Very reasonable to assume and I. I think he's a very good spot and I know he would like to have a much stronger year as well. The day the the season ended people were talking about lineup. Construction for twenty twenty What do you? What do you think about the lineup? Right now. In terms of up top and where to Goldie might hit as he threes fours? He had a stay at three. I mean all those things. How do you think this is all going to play out? s Mike. Show US just overarching. I think is is. I do think we have options though to to hit people in different spots and and I think you know you're hoping that that's the the death of your lineup. That gives you that flexibility. I can understand why people question. Well why didn't you add more offense but baseball's interesting game you can go out and sign the best player in the game offensively but if you don't have things around it it won't matter And I think collectively we all recognize that last year was not a good year.

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

12:01 min | 6 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Hit a home run and get pre-approved for your next refinance or home purchase at the home loan expert dot com enjoy. The podcast is scoops with Danny Mac dot com and our daily visit with Derek Gould at the Saint Louis Post Dispatch St L. Today Dot Com and a lot of news to get to down here in Jupiter Florida as the cardinals will be back on the field. This Thursday morning Thursday afternoon to lead into the weekend and We're just over a week away from the first Games and game action down here in Grapefruit League action. We're coming to you from the Lou few studios Lou Fuses Saint Louis. Their product support the community. They call home. Fourteen brands at ten locations head fused DOT com today yesterday. Really Interesting Day here at cardinals camp because John Mosaic addressed the media. Talk about exactly. What's happening with this team? And there's a lot of question marks major question marks at. He talked about whether it be leadoff. Hitter lineup construction protecting Goldschmidt What happens with certain players trying to come back from injury the competition with the bullpen? The back end a game so all that was discussed By John Moselle Lock and then towards the end of the day. Jeff Albert Talked it over with the media and that was specifically about the astros cheating scandal and Derek and I talked about this the other day that as we get further along in spring training at least in the initial stages here when players get back in now there in one place in their accessible to the media. They're going to be talking a lot about who knew what who was involved. And how far did it go? Jeff Albert was part of Houston then the cardinals hitting coach in. He went at length with the media. So we'll talk it over with Derek in. Get his thoughts on that Visit with the Media With Jeff Albert Triad Bank is a full service financial institution established in two thousand five we do our banking with Triad Bank. I hope you will as well visit them. Try IT BANKING DOT com. And it's not too late head to Lordos. We had Lauren. Berghof and Brian. Mccann of skips. Danny Mac go into Laura's yesterday in shooting some of the the be roll for commercial. It's not too late to get that special someone. The perfect gift for Valentine's Day. All you have to do is head to. Lordos in the heart of Clayton and visit them at Lordos. Diamonds DOT COM coming up. We'll visit with Derek goal. It's all aboard the newest restaurant in Saint Louis. The train shed at Union station perfect place. Before and after blue's in Cardinal Games Historic Saint Louis Union station as downtown's newest dining destination with train sheds create a pub and their Soda Fountains Modern Diner. The train shed at Union station. Lots of news to get to in Jupiter Florida spring training home at the Saint Louis Cardinals Derek Gould. Daily reports on scoops Danny MAC dot com. It was a busy day yesterday and this Thursday more news. I'm sure will happen as the day goes along Derek Welcome into the Lou fuse automotive studios again. How are you this morning? still busy trying to catch up still writing absolutely welcome to spring. Welcome to spring. It was a busy day yesterday. And I'm going to start with the first news. Which was John Mozilla coming out addressing the media kind of his State of the Union State of the spring and and where things stand anything. Come out of that conversation with the media that stuck out for you you know. It was probably a lot of maybe distillation of the conversations that have continued throughout the winter You know some quick hits. Were you know Carlos Martinez wants to be a starter? The team wants to be a starter. They're gonNA give them every wants him to be a starter. They're going to give him every opportunity to be a starter and Kim is a competitor for that. Bought an alternate for that spot. But you know they're not ruling out both could be in the rotation so it's not a one for one mosaic drew that line You know I talked about the health of some guys. I asked the how they're gonNA look at the offense. Like what are they gonNA use to measure improvement in the offense? It's not like we can hang our hats Or I should say they well as riders. We can't hang our hats on box. Scores were always told to not pay much attention to the actual lines at the box stores. So is that what the team's GonNa do now. They're going to double back on that so I asked him like what are they gonNA use and he said you know while you WanNa see some production you WANNA see some. Opiates you WANNA hear. See some strikeout rates and stuff like that and then I asked. I said well if you want to see who knows what opiates you see here at Roger Dean Stadium which is not a friendly place to hit particularly this time of year. I mean it's pretty. Well known that the Marlins and cardinals hit the fewest home runs in spring training. And it's not necessarily because of the pitching they face here. It's because of the ballpark. They call home for spring. Just not not an easy place to hit. It's not pleasant for hitters. So how do they measure that and I think there? There's an element of that. Like how do you know that the offense hasn't proved Here in spring. How do they see it? And they're going to have to put on their cap as mosaic. Set your watch for things. I found it really interesting too. I was in the media scrum for a little while with you in most said well we gotta figure out a cleanup hitter. A leadoff man. Who's in a rotation who closes? That's a lot of questions for her team. That was just four games away from the World Series. A year ago am trying to capture that a little bit. You know and hope to do that. Hope to do that. In this morning's paper to be honest that you know just kind of look at like all right this just the weird team you know the one that insists a contender. Says that it's a contender. Says it's out to you know defend its division champion yet it embraces. These questions that are that are unfamiliar to contenders. I mean it's not usually you know I mean look around. What other contenders can say. They don't have an answer for all those things right. I mean you know the the nationals. They know who those people are going to be The Astros certainly know who those people are going to be Yankees. Do Dodgers definitely do. I'm ED assistants fascinating. We talked about it the other day. on our podcast that now that teams have officially reported there was going to be more and more information. Come out about what has happened with. Houston Alex Cora Carlos Beltran the list goes on and on and Jeff Albert. The cardinals hitting coach who was affiliated with. Houston for a couple of seasons addressed the media yesterday at Roger Dean Stadium. What did you take away from hearing finally from Jeff Albert and he spoke to us for about twenty minutes Fielded a lot of different questions. you know he I think he appreciated somewhat hesitant to discuss specifics of it In the sense that he was like look more information is coming out. I asked him directly. I'm like do you think your name will surface. Is it a possibility that your name will surface as more revelations come out about this and he said I was with the team in two thousand eighteen? So you know along with you know anything that goes on with that team. Anything is possible. He said it would be quote unquote news to him if he were was tied to it. you know. He participated in the investigation. The commissioner He does office interviewed him. He called that interview pretty short. It was over the phone We knew this The Commissioner Office. They tell me or source with them. Tell I guess it's not the official commissioners but you know I asked around and check with. The Commissioner's office and I was told by two different people that if Albert was involved he would have been named and that he was not named So Jeff offered some details You know we. We asked him if he thought that you know the hitters cheating and if that called into question their production He had an answer for that. I asked if he had seen anything he said no. I asked him if if he had seen anything did he feel like he had. Anybody could talk to any avenue to go in and get you know and have them stop and he also said you know what probably not know which I think is very fascinating to think that even if he was there and wondering if something unethical was going on that he probably didn't have an outlet to to say anything You know I thought that was revealing both for the Astros but also for baseball writ large. You don't feel comfortable calling out something you think is wrong. Then that's that that's a failing of the of the system. Do you think that this puts to rest for Jeff Albert now book and move on Probably Not I think he answered to the scope was comfortable I think there is always going to be an element of Yawn. Tell this group produces there will be a question about how his previous TV produced right so He can put it to rest by distancing himself from the Astros which you know what to be honest. I really didn't do He was highly complimentary of what he called the culture and innovation that he saw there So he he said he did not want to detract from the talent of the hitters. There and I think that was respectful or I think he was trying to be respectful of the hitters. He worked with there. But I think you know because he didn't distance himself from that production than there's going to have to be production with the cardinals to make that happen If if it doesn't happen there will always be questions. I don't think there's any doubt or anything that when he was asked was there anything that he would not address not really no He was asked if he felt the titles were tainted and he. He sort of said that wasn't for him to say I I get so you didn't like directly. Answer that yes or no. But he did say you know. He wasn't there in two thousand seventeen so he wasn't sure if that was for him to say I asked him if he if it if the production of those players was in question and he may have taken a little issue with that suggesting that their talent is. What did the production the McLaughlin here to tell you about the hometown automotive family? I trust the most the loop US automotive network and you know they are saint. Louis Lou has been a part of Saint Louis for over seven decades. They're proud to support Saint Louis in the surrounding areas with cars youth. Sports and charitable efforts. Fourteen brands ten locations just visit views dot com to start shopping today. We'll wrap it up right here. The cardinals picked up an infielder in Brad Miller so they get a little bit more. I guess security in that regard they have Max rock. They've got You know the guys that are coming back. Sosa I you know. What's your impression on making this type of move Brad Miller is a left handed. Hitter hitting jet Jerko. So there you go. It's basically jet Jerko and they wanted a left handed bat. They've been wanting a left handed bat for the bench and probably many fans wanted that left handed. Bat To be Jack Petersen But you know left. Handed Bat for the bench is something that they've always been shopping for wanting they went out and got a guy who You know small sample size but you know last year would lead cardinals and oak if you wanna go that far So he's I mean he's judge Jerko left-handed two million dollar deal With Sosa Joe's and and Edmund at this point Yup that's the way it's GonNa fall. Ri Bed Derek. Thanks so much and We'll catch up on Friday morning and we'll wrap up our first week down here in spring training. Thank you look import to Dan thanks..

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

11:26 min | 6 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Hit a home run and get pre-approved for your next refinance or home purchase at the home loan expert Dot Com. Enjoy the PODCAST. Welcome into scoops with Danny Mac Dot Com and my visit with Matt Adams Spring Training Right around the corner and we'll have the chance to visit with the former Saint Louis Cardinal played in the Texas League in two thousand eleven in the cardinals those organization. He was recognized as the League's MVP at thirty two home runs that year and it was a sign of things to come. Rizzo the general manager. Dave Martinez the field manager. Here they are one strike away one out away. Three to national's world champions for the first time in franchise history remember. He was drafted as a catcher and then moved to first base Adams. Hit Seventeen home runs in two hundred ninety six at bats and that was in his first season with the cardinals then it was off to the Atlanta braves was a world champion with the Washington nationals. And now we'll find out where Matt Adams who headed in two thousand twenty. He has a big fundraiser. Coming up here in Saint Louis Louis. He calls Saint Louis home. So we'll talk it over with Matt about that about getting in shape through pilates and how that's affected his career as well as some of his memorable moments in Saint Louis and this was one of them his second time around in the Gateway City people ask me sometimes say what your favorite call. I'll tell you one of them big man. Ask Matt Adams coming up on scoops with Danny Mac dot com a reminder that this is presented by Triad Bank thank full service financial institution established in two thousand five mission to provide a wide range of commercial and personal banking services to too closely held businesses. Like this one scoops who Danny Mac dot com walk through the doors of Triad Bank. Their degree Tim Regna Cup of coffee in his hand. He'll say hello. Oh and also say how can I help you. That's all at Triad Bank coming up. We'll visit with Matt Adams. It's all aboard the newest restaurant in Saint Louis. The train shed at Union in station perfect place. Before and after blue's in Cardinal Games Historic Saint Louis. Union station is downtown's newest. Dining destination with train sheds create a pub and the Soda Fountain Fountain. Modern Diner the train shed union station. Hair saloon for men. You'll receive the perfect haircut complimentary beverage relaxing shampoo. Hot Towel and amend complimentary shoeshine tall for just twenty two dollars. Hair saloon for men. Will you heard some of the highlights from atoms career a world champion Matt Adams and I gotTa say Matt That's got a pretty nice ring to it doesn't world champion. Matt Adams gets Something that I never thought that I would Here go along with my name. It's very very cold and very blessed to have accomplished that this past year. Yeah what was that run like for you and your teammates in Washington going through through that in the playoffs in at one point against the cardinals early in the season. You're not very good and all of a sudden you win the whole thing. What was that run like for you? It was very very unique and Just amazing how the team Kinda came together. We we hit a rough patch. We had a real good spring. We hit a rough patch. And then we brought instant better Quarter pieces and just Got The clubhouse to just mesh together everybody talks the the whole family atmosphere. That's that's something that we really took to the next level and we just we became a family and we we run out there and play for our brothers standing next to us. What are you doing now? How are you getting ready for the baseball season Folks Foxconn my my workouts Doing the pilates still and Hidden and doing my grand ball stuff. Just a typical offseason for me. Just a little bit shorter since the deep run into the playoffs but For the most part it's you know we came along pretty well and Feeling ready to go. Oh The next couple of weeks you know a interesting for fans at don't know your pilates instructor you you know your instructor pretty well don't you I. I have the opportunity to her December. Congratulations thank you. Thank you It's Kinda cool like how we kinda got a very very cool story Became really close. transformed my body. And I just I put all my trust into her with the knowledge that that she has. With the body the attrition started what worked for me sat down and we came up with a plan and The planes still going strong today. which is phenomenal Do you have a team right now or are you still waiting at this point now. Currently currently still free agent agent so But I've Kind of really grasp on to the idea just not that affect me because I feel like if I start worrying green about that then I can go down a slippery slope and Just really focused day in and day out on making sure I get the most out of my my workout and I I know my cage sessions and everything like that so that. I know that I'm ready. Went without team comes calling. I know one of the things that is so cool about you and your great guy but you call Saint Louis home now. This is kind of like your adopted hometown isn't it absolutely we You know ever since Just just the love that I felt my first year playing with a car and was just how it everybody's so nice you go outside of the stadium and then you walk in the stores words and in everybody's just so nice and they greet you and that's what drew me to stay here with the the personalities of the people that they call Saint Louis home and it's it's got everything that I need here. Great facilities great people and You know my wife and I got a great home. One of the things that you've decided to do. Which I think is awesome is is give back to the Saint Louis Community and you've got a a big event coming up? I know you were looking at various ways ways to get more entrenched in the community but tell tell fans and tell listeners. What you're doing now? Yeah we You know my wife and I. We really sat that down It started probably early on in the season. We we sat down and we. We realized that something was missing from from our life and just seeing Some of our close friends Like Colin long and Jason. Motte doing the whole cornhole challenge kind of stuff for in the case of some ideas and and we got put in contact with the boys and Girls Club of Greater St Louis. And that's we haven't event tomorrow at their new Teen Gene Center for Excellence in Ferguson. And it's it's like a recruitment kind of charity event Some cool little games going on and I think the first fifty kids that sign up Were sponsor and those Membership so it's a very very cool aspect an idea and just with this new center opening. You know our in our hearts giving back to not only the community are you. Single was giving back to the kids of this to me to make sure that they have everything that they need in their areas to succeed in life. And that's that's something that really drew us. Tell us about the event. Where's it at what time it starts? What fans can get to make sure that we get this place packed? Oh man you really put me on the spot here. I I'm not really good with the details out the land. It starts at six. Okay then Ferguson the new Eighteen Center for excellence. And I mean there weren't do like a meet and greet Kosher Autograph Session There's a Homerun Derby I think for the kids for all the kids show up thing we're doing QNA It's just a cool like a couple of our Tact event to just You know get back to the kids and just see how this centers really going to benefit them in their lives growing up when you look back at your cardinals career d. Do you have a favorite moment. I mean the Kershaw Homerun. You had the home run against Pittsburgh your second time through that one game is there something that stands out for you Moment like playing wise. I think it's definitely the Kershaw homer that sense of To continue but I think more more than that I think just the friendships that I build along the way. I've gotten such a great opportunity to play away with a lot of good. Not only great baseball play people but just great people in general like off the field. So that's something that I've always always gone back to is just being so blessed to to share the field with with such people so I think that's my time was saying Lewis was just meeting in coming close Swiss all those great people that I sure to filled with He. Blues Fan joined the Party all season long hotshot sports bar and Grill and one of their eleven area area locations great food and drink specials available during every blues game. It is your home for Blues Hockey. Remember if the blue scored five any game this season you get hotshots legendary very tacos for one dollar each the next day. Find a hotshots near you at hotshots. Dot Com proud partner of the Saint Louis Blues. Have you seen the ring yet. Did you have any input on the the design any of the players say. Hey I want this. I want that what. What are you guys have I do? I do not have any input on the ring. The first one in franchise history. I'm guessing there You know the Learner family or not gonNA disappointed with when it comes to that but we have not seen the ring yet. I'm hoping to hopefully maybe sign with a national league team Called back to DC this year and hopefully get presented presented ring. What about the cardinals about that nationally team? Yeah that would I mean if the opportunity presents itself that would be kind of cool to I. Don't be able to sleep in my own bed. That'd be kind of Nice that'd be that'd be amazing but I think It's you know I've gotten. He looked back. I've gone to play for Saint Louis van in the national is. It's just I want to continue. Keep going strong with just great organizations relation to You can feel like it's hard to top Those three but I mean there's thirty teams out there and hopefully one of them will come calling. Hey Matt thank you you so much. Thanks for what you're doing for our community You know how I feel about you. You're one of the classiest people in sports and Congratulations on being a world champion. And go get him this the season. It's GonNa be fun to watch appreciate it. Thank you so much..

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

01:55 min | 6 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"About with parents or young kids that I talked to about recruiting. Because I'll get asked about it. I said well you can go to that big school out there and and that's fine. That's what you WanNa do and that's great. I said but if you're looking for life beyond basketball and you wanna stay at home and create a name to where you can build a business and your second life so to speak. Look what Scott. Hi Mark has has done so for people that don't know explain what you're doing and I know you're highly successful in your business Well thank you for saying that. I've been in the investment wealth management business. Since I got out of squash played for almost a year in Australia New Zealand and then figuring out I was too slow and not good enough to play for a living and came back in and start in the business and now we have our own company the Mosaic Family Wealth and just incredibly grateful that that I've been put in the situation to be able to work with great families great employees and clients and I love what I do. I'm more excited now than I've ever been but it's hard to think about that as an eighteen year old fortunate my my parents were able to give me some of that perspective and they said Scott Basketball I was GONNA end at some point. You're probably going to be twenty two twenty three years old. Think about the next sixty years of your life beyond that and there's not a day not that you still got a delivered delivered a client. You've got to deliver value every single day and your business just like you do. But there's not a day that doesn't come that go by where somebody doesn't spring up billick in basketball right in my career career and that sort of thing so it can be helpful if used in the right way and and again every kid thinks they're going to play in the NBA. We know that it's it's the top of the top and most of them aren't so the ability stay in my hometown play from my hometown team and then make a career bill family and legacy here. I'm just incredibly grateful. Thank you sir. Yeah thank you good to be with you hair saloon for men. You'll receive the perfect haircut complimentary beverage relaxing shampoo towel and complementary shoeshine all for just twenty two dollars. Hair saloon for men..

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

10:57 min | 6 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Hit a home run and get pre-approved for your next refinance or home purchase at the home loan expert Dot Com. Enjoy the PODCAST. Welcome into my podcast with Scott. Hi Mark One. One of the most decorated student athletes in Slough basketball history. Native Saint Louis in came onto the sports scene as a High School Star Parkway West lifting them to their first and only state title back in Nineteen ninety-one at that time he set the state record for points in a championship game at thirty against Colombia. Hickman men his senior year. He was named the Saint. Louis Post dispatch player of the year. First team all state in this visit will talk about playing for Charlie Spoon. Our why he went into Slu and what he's doing now. He had a brief professional basketball career overseas and now is the president of Mosaic Family Wealth a registered investment investment advisory in multifamily office with headquarters. You guessed it right here. In Saint Louis this is brought to you by Triad Bank triad. Bank is a full all service. Financial Institution established in two thousand five a mission to provide a wide range of commercial and personal banking services to closely held businesses. We do our business miss their. It's scoops Danny Mac dot com walk through the doors of Triad Bank in Clayton. And you'll see that they're there to help you. Jim will come out. Meet you with a cup of coffee and talk about the best options for you see more triad banking dot com up next to visit with Scott. Hi Mark it's all aboard the newest restaurant in Saint Louis. The train shed at union the installation perfect place before and after blue's in Cardinal Games historic Saint Louis. Union station is downtown's newest. Dining destination train sheds create a pub and the Soda Fountain. Modern Diner. The train shed union station Scotty first of all. Thanks for stopping by absolutely. Thanks for having me. You Bet what what made you decide to stay at home and go to Slough. Yeah great question I it was interesting. I was reflecting on that the other day and and first of all Always always want to make sure people rich. Our was recruited me so he and his staff in an incredible job of recruiting me and actually there were four or five of us from the Singles Eagles Basketball Club including Julian Winfield a couple of other guys. We all went together either. So they kind of recruits as a group but I will tell you rich ground and his staff did an incredible job handwritten notes every single day from our from the time. I was a sophomore mortels junior until I had actually signed on the dotted line and just the idea of being in my hometown. Being able to play in front of my family and friends get a great education. Wanted to go in the business school. It was just a perfect combination to stay right here in town. What were the other schools you were looking at well? It really came down to Mizzou. I had a visit to you would have been perfect. Yeah you know. Ironically I went on my visit I came back in a week later. They got into sanctions. I don't know if you remember that the early nineties. He's in so. They lost the scholarships that they offered me and three other guys so it was kind of a little bit of an odd time. They were more in the country so it was very tempting that Doug Smith Anthony Peeler. They had had things rolling but that became a little bit more clear to me that I was supposed to stay home once that happened. It was Kinda came down to those two schools. To Visit Su- Minnesota a Stanford Iowa state schools. Like that. When you hear that the number one team in the country is recruiting? You visit put in perspective like man I I belong. I'm I'm pretty good at this. Yeah it was. It was an honor that they would recruit me but it's also scary because I wasn't sure can I really play at this level and I wasn't even sure I could play at Saint Louis until I got there in one of the big things. In addition to coach our in my friends going there was they. The the my freshman year was the first year of the Great Midwest Conference so that was a game changer when you talk about conference affiliation because they went from the MCC to the Great Midwest which included Cincinnati and the state at the time and UAB in Dayton Marquette into Paul and that was a game changer from an opportunity to play at the highest level. So I felt like I could play at the highest level but stay in my hometown and go to the school. I wanted to go to when you watch the game today. It seems like shooting the basketball is is not an art anymore. You're one of the great shooters ever to come out of this town What makes simple question honestly? What makes a great shooter mechanics in? REPETITION is what I was a lot of practice but you can practice the wrong way right. I mean you and I both play golf. You can go out and hit her all day long. And if you're hitting a bra already yeah Jay delsing or other people would say well. You're you're just reinforcing bad habits so really. The important thing is to get the right mechanics early and I had a coach in Memphis Tennessee. Before I moved to Saint Louis who taught me the McCain. I was twelve years old and he taught taught me the right mechanics. I literally never changed my rest of my life. And then it was just a matter of repetition and just wanting to. I just wanted to be a gym rat and just live in the gym but it but if I had bad had mechanics and that's why wouldn't you know you and I do games and and when I see somebody with bad mechanics or the rotations off it just bothers me because I know you can't be a consistently pure shooter mechanics Sarong. You were recruited by rich but then you played a lot for spoon when you think of Charlie Spoon. Our I love him. I did. Games are them. I love being around. It was so much fun. What was it like to play Charlie Spoon? Our it was the best. It was the best in fact. The recruiting process of all the coaches. That recruited me came to my home etc.. I always always thought Charlie spoon our I said that's the God loves to play for a wanted to go to school at Saint. was you but in the process. He was so disarming so fun and you can just tell right away that he truly cared about you as a person and so he came into my sophomore year and it was such a blessing because I ended up getting to play for him and he the first thing he he said to me was after my freshman year we were five and twenty three and he said listen. This is not your job. This is not life and death. This is my job but this is supposed to be fun and we're GonNa Make Basketball Fun for you. We're going to work hard. But we're also going to play hard. And he was consistent to that word from the day he got to the day. I graduated whether I went two for eighteen from the from the field one game. It didn't matter I didn't feel as if he had shame he always would ask me about my family. My grades my girlfriend. Whatever whatever he just truly cared about as you know he's a tool he was authentic? He was genuine in just made a lot of fun. I always say that spoon ball was one of the great eras ever in in basketball. All in this town whether you're talking about high school or college you were in the middle of it. You're the face of it and a lot of ways. You Erwin Claggett H Waldman Donnie Dobbs. All these great names that come from the past if you were to define what spoon ball was how how would you define it. You know it was. It was a fun brand of basketball to watch. I think that's why we had such such great crowds seventeen eighteen thousand people you had. You had a leader like Charlie Spoon Hour. You don't hear often people say. I went to the game to watch a coach but I hear that all the time like the people love to come watch and support Charlie spooner because he was as a person but it was a fun brand of basketball and I credit spoon if you think about his days at southwest Missouri State of Missouri estate the way they played down there was was very much defensive-minded. Slow it down work. The clock Berry hard team team to play against a didn't score a lot of points but he came here solve that we had a different skill. Set you know probably weren't as defensively minded as you like. And and he changed the way he coach based on the personnel which I think ended up being a fun brand of basketball an having a little bit of local connections where you had kids from Saint Louis Louis playing at your hometown school for coach. Charley spoon our really just became magical broadcasting. Now is part of your life. How much do you enjoy it? I love it. I mean I blame you. You got me into it. The ugly row you did you absolutely you said Hey. Have you ever done any television. I said absolutely not he said let's do a game. I got okay here. We are twenty five years later. It's great I love it. I love being with you. I love calling. The Games keeps me connected. I still get butterflies before the game. As if I'm playing the only thing is after after I have. I still have conviction about my hometown team winning but I sleep better at night than I did as a player coach. What do you think about the team now? Under Travis Ford Award and just the style. They play in the excitement. They're starting to bring back to to Billick and basketball. Tell you I love the way. He's building a program. He's building a sustainable program. He did not come in and try to say. This is going to be a quick fix or we're going to get a bunch of junior college players. He bought he bought in freshman and he bought a few transfers to compliment. But he's building it steadily overtime in building a foundation that's building building upon itself in stacking recruiting class. So now on your in your four and I think whether they make the tournament not. This year's team is better than last year there. They have more depth. Yep they're starting to play the style that he wants to play think about. He played for Rick Pitino. He wants to play fast. He wants to get out. He wants to shoot it. He'd like to score more in the seventies and eighties have the personnel yet. To do that. But you're starting to see him build the depth so that he can ultimately play the style. But I think in your four. He's right on track and you know this could be a top twenty five perennial program in Travis. Four we're very lucky to have him. It's kind of you know you look against Aga- and you look at some of these. The the programs that don't play in the the huge power fives but yet they have a great situation of building a situation of a city that supports it. Bilican fans will and the basketball fans here will. I'm kind of with you. I think you can make this into a team that not only gets into the NCAA tournament every year but does some damage. And then you get that one or two kids elite and you never know what happened. Yeah it doesn't take a lot in basketball you. You get a good core foundation. You've got incredible facilities by the best facilities in their league. You've got tons of community support your in a major market yet lots of exposure. And you put that all together with a coach who's dynamic and has has a re dynamic staff that can recruit and attract the right kids and a good culture and a good administration with Chris. May I think they've got all the elements like you. You said be via Gonzaga be a saint. Mary's Xavier a butler. You think about the consistency that those programs have had for the last twenty years. That's what you're trying to build. A Villa Nova. Blues Fan joined the Party all season long at hotshot sports bar and Grill and one of their eleven area locations great food and drink specials available during every blues game. It is your home for Blues Hockey. Remember the blue scored five game this season. You get hotshots legendary tacos for one dollar each the next day find hotshots near you at hotshots. Net Dot com proud partner of the saint. Louis I hope you know about this chinooks rewards APP. If for some reason you don't wear have you been the whole city has been downloading loading this if you're a chinooks rewards member you're going to earn points and the next time you're H nooks. You can use those points for money off digital coupons on the items you want most download they should nukes rewards APP. Get the APP that get you I. 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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

09:31 min | 6 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Hit a home run and get pre-approved for your next refinance or home purchase at the home loan expert dot com. ENJOY THE PODCAST command to my podcast with John. The reliever of the Saint Louis Cardinals he was promoted to the major leagues on May twenty seventh of two thousand seventeen and since that time he is not looked back whether it was being drafted by the Yankees then released independent baseball all the way back to the big leagues. It's been quite a ride for the cardinals. John and I think you'll enjoy the visit with John. One of the unique characters in the game today this is presented by Triad Banka Full Service Financial Institution located in Clayton established in two thousand five five. I do my business there. With scoops Danny Mac dot com you walk through the doors at Triad Bank. Jim Ryan is there to say hello. He'll walk you through the process easy to do you try it. Banking Dot Com Valentine's Day around the corner Lordos diamonds. Men's and women's jewelry. See Their selection. The best in Saint Louis Lordos Ordos diamonds dot com coming up. We'll visit with John. Raby up hair saloon for men. You'll receive the perfect haircut complimentary beverage relaxing Shampoo Hot Towel and amend complimentary complimentary shoeshine all for just twenty two dollars. Hair saloon for men. Will John Raby. Another season is upon us. Two Thousand Twenty is is coming up and they were years at. You went into spring training adding. That weren't sure where he might be. Or what that role might be. But I I imagine though you go into spring training with a little bit more relaxed feel to having a spot on the roster and Noel Roll with this club you know if For me and for me to play the best baseball that I can. I have to show up every day with the attitude that it's GonNa be a fight to make the team So you know. I love to go onto spring training. I love to see all the stink and talent that this team has organization has and I like to think that our I this is awesome. These guys are going to make me better because they are so good and I'm going to have to fight and claw and scratch and hopefully early break camp with this club. You Know I. I think your story is remarkable and for fans who don't know it who were you drafted by independent baseball? And then how did you wind up with the cardinals. Yeah two thousand eleven. I was drafted out of you long university by the Yankees. That kept me for a couple of years. Didn't like what they saw Can't blame him so so so they released me. I played in South Dakota and Sioux Fall South Dakota for one season of independent ball and then I was traded to Laredo team in Laredo. Texas Laredo. LAREDO LEMURS for my second year of Independent Ball Had An amazing time it was. It was the first time in my in a long time in my baseball career that I just kind of went out and and played because I loved it And it gave me a kind of a different appreciation for for how I thought. Baseball ball should be And then the diamondback signed me after After my second year and independent ball out of Laredo. But before I could ever ver- make it out Arizona for spring training. And the cardinals. Pick me up in the minor league rule five draft. And I've been here since and you but the thing was oh physically the fastball developed and that was something that you did maybe not have with the Yankees in a developed as you went along. Didn't it yes. Yeah the When I was in independent but as for as much as I love playing and as much as I was enjoying myself there was still a a very large part of me that that said? Hey let's let's get back into pro ball. I I still thought that I could get better And I wasn't going to quit until I until I had reached what I thought was was. You know my max potential And when I made the decision one day you know hey I think the the quickest way to get out of independent ball and and to get back into affiliated. Baseball was to throw harder order so I just tried to throw harder and it weren't and it happened. Yeah it worked overnight like that. I mean mechanically. Did you do something different. You Know I. I am sure that things changed in my mechanics But the conscious change that I made was that I got to a point where I really felt like I had nothing left to lose And I felt that you know mentally if if I wasn't gonNA make a change in my pitching I wasn't GonNa A. B.. No one's GonNa want me to play baseball much longer So I felt like my back was up against the wall and I had to do something and that sort of Allowed allowed me to have this different intent on the mound. Instead of just trying to throw hard I was trying to throw hard And and you know I'm certainly no I'm Jordan ex my goodness I would love that. I've tried it doesn't work right but it helped me. It added several miles an hour to my fastball And I think helped propel me outside of dependable the beard did it always happen in independent ball two. Or when did this all start for you. probably a month and a half for two months into my first year of Independent Ball. There are a couple of guys on the team that just started growing beards for the kick of it And I thought I'll do that too. Sure what the heck and and I just kind of grew attached to it And the next season I I did it again and I did it with our pitching coach And it was just a a lot of fun and I got into pro ball And had to be a little careful because a colonel sap some you know You gotTa keep it clean and minor leagues So it was a little tricky there but at at this point is funded who yes but it also. It also means a lot because at the beard sort of reminds me of of my time and independent ball and really why I'm here in Wyan plan it's great If you weren't playing baseball all you'd be doing what man plant softball probably in cricket all my all my other favorites. Well No. That's a really good question. John I Put your well read guy you're well-versed well thank you. I I do my best to come across that way and I'm glad I've tricked. You really trickle out of US UH-HUH I I majored in political science In college and but since then you know it's been I feel like every couple of off seasons I find myself off attracted to a new I guess you'd call a hobby. I have a new interest every couple of years. So it's tough for me to pin down what I would want to devote myself in the interest now is what I got real into personal finance a couple of your and a half year baseball player. That's smart especially as the the income grows. And yeah that was that was kind of the impetus it was you know. Oh Wow minor league salary is you know. I'd like to say that. I was living paycheck to paycheck. Check but I wasn't because I had to take money out of what I made when high school exactly you you. It's not quite enough to live paycheck to paycheck and then the major leagues obviously obviously is very different. So I wanted to learn how to best you know. Respect my wallet. He believes fan joined the party. All season long at hotshot shot sports bar and grill at one of their eleven area locations great food and drink specials available during every blues game. It is your home for Blues Hockey. Remember the blue scored five live any game this season. You get hotshots legendary tacos for one dollar each the next day find a hotshots near you at hotshots dot com proud partner of the Saint Louis Blues. I hope hope you know about this. Chinooks rewards APP. If for some reason you don't wear have you been the whole city has been downloading this if you wish rewards member you're going to earn points and the next time you're H.. Nooks you can use those points for money off digital coupons on the items you want most download those chinooks rewards APP. Get the EPA gets you. It's all aboard the the newest restaurant in Saint Louis. The train shed at Union station perfect place before and after blue's in Cardinal Games Historic Saint Louis Union station as downtown's newest dining destination Asian we train sheds create a pub and Soda Fountains Modern Diner. The train shed at Union station best moment in the big leagues has been what for you. Oh Gosh You know it cop out answers. The debut That without umbrella zero with the hour on the way there yeah But I I'm GONNA have to add in the home debut to yes. I love running onto the field in Colorado But you know I was the only one and and some family and friends France or the only one that really cared about rerun onto that field When I ran onto the field and busch stadium from the bullpen? There were forty thousand people there that felt like they cared about me And it felt like you know the this gigantic family and that will stick with me forever and it's amazing to. I'm sure the emotions had to be remarkable when you think about okay. Okay I was with the Yankees then all the way down independent ball and now finally after all these years. I've made it it. It all paid off that chance. I took myself paid off. Yeah the you know the I didn't want to have any regrets for throughout my career And I feel like you know when I did finally stepped onto major league field for the first time wearing wearing the uniform of one of the two teams on the field That's when it felt like okay. My my my no regrets system here is I can put a little check mark next to it. You know now this is bonus time now. It's awesome hey thanks sure it and we'll see in spring training that sounds good but still it.

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

16:34 min | 8 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Yeah I'm probably going to watch that game. which probably makes me hypocrite for all the times were mad at the NFL? So I think people still have an interest but in terms of like supporting it or if it would be a fascinating study of even if we had one game like. Let's say next year. Eight Saint Louis. You're hosting yes that's classic and it's going to be the bears and chiefs at the Dome and come on down now with bears fans its use fan show probably bad example. Yes but Saint Louis fans if you had a team. I think it'd be tough to get everybody back. I remember when the cardinals left. I used to go to those games on Sundays. And I think they there was like some exhibitions between the cardinals. If memory serves correct and the rams and I remember member going down to Bush stadium and watching those because it was football. I didn't understand I was a young kid. I mean I didn't understand the business side of it like I do now and it just makes me sick to my stomach like my wife. My kids love watching the NFL. My oldest does in particular. And she's like you need to take into a chief's game or something I said I'm not spending a dime on the NFL NFL. I'm not doing it if somebody would give me tickets. I would do it and they're going to have to pay for my parking and I'm dead serious and that's that's the mindset I'm talking about. I think a lot of people would say I'm not gonNA give him a dollar now going down there so even if there's a portion that says God I really Miss Football I really want to have it back and hey they gave us a charter. Let's make this work. We don't WANNA look bad in there is again. I just don't think there's enough that would sell it out. I don't think it would be a runaway hit so that time has passed and the big big winners for the blues were big winners and some people who were on the fence about hockey had kind of disposable income and maybe decided to get into that and then the Milan I think as a league. You GonNa take a while but I think at some point and maybe in our lifetime maybe it's in thirty years that the MLS their stock is higher than the NFL because of the injuries and lawsuits and all I definitely think participation in in the sport of football I don't think I know the numbers way down. We down for sure. It's not to say hey that you wouldn't have enough people to that. Played it or had interest in it that you're always going to have that But to the to the point that all these kids are on Saint Louis and other cities cities are playing soccer and if the competition gets better at the MLS level which it is and they marketed. Properly here in town which they will and they're gonNA keep it here because they're Saint Louis INS and they care about the market. I think it's got a chance to be huge in this town. I really do because it's a young person sport. It seems like young people gravitate for whatever reason to that sport. You're always going to have the soccer fan. Saint Louis is the soccer capital if you will of the United States so there's that already born inbred soccer fan here but as young people see it and then experience a game. I don't know if you've ever been to a game. It's it's fun. Never been there great. I mean it's A. It's a tailgate the wearing a scarf But I think they're going to be finer in all of this. I think the fact that it's downtown and younger people be attracted I. I think that's a win for the the city so long term. The Rams Story. I think that's a big part of the lawsuit is people just want. The story told properly so it's not just oh Saint Louis you losers you. You couldn't keep a team right and it did have with the big red but I think that's the narrative didn't go to the games too bad saint Louis and people people just want the truth being told I think that's the number one thing we're very parochial and we're very proud to be from here. We kinda take care of our own and I'm not saying every city doesn't have that feeling too. There's a lot that do but when you're in this town in this market we're very proud of where we're at and You know it's tougher an outsider to come into Saint Louis at times it depends on how they embrace it. We seem to know had embrace people. Sometimes I do. I think it's great when out of town people invest in our town. Why wouldn't we help them? But my point is with this is that it becomes a situation. Where if you in it? I've said this from day one if an owner or a group of people that have an interest in this town if they show just a little bit of love you're going to get it back one hundred percent from the fans. I mean hundred times. What they give they're going to get back and that's the way it was? I think one but to your point about crowds thank character had this in one of the notes that he brought. I mean he's all over it but two thousand eleven cardinals are making that run. There was like a Sunday game against the rams the rams out drew the cardinals and the rams are awful in two thousand eleven as you pointed out earlier the the support was there. And that's the thing. I think that really bothers people people. It's like wait a minute now. This team was supported at one point. They had the worst five-year run in the history of the League. And it's still selling out that that kind of stuff needs to be told and I don't think it has been told and that's what frustrates a lot of people. And I think the rams would like to say well the dorm experience a terrible dome was terrible and it was not a great football experience but when you had a really good team nobody noticed. Dick for meal talked about that. First playoff game against the vikings he said known Isaac's going down in straight up and looking at the video board watching himself run on waving the noodles in the crowd. Any said I've never seen anything like it loudest place or seen. The building was just fine when the team was good everywhere and so that narrative narrative also I agree. It wasn't a great football experience so the team had to be good for you to be really excited about going down there and then by the last year and a half the specter factor them. Leaving 'cause a lot of people not to go at all I think that's the main thing is tell the story the way it was told. This is the rams organization with them off on our station. Say we're going to London for you. Know a couple of games here and the people that well. Why are you going to be great for everybody like why is it now? I was told him but it was at least twice the revenue for a game. They would try. Were there so it made financial sense but again just tell the truth and say listen. This is a big win for us and we can do a little more with that money or whatever but it to say this is exciting. Saint Louis was what finally wise. Why is exciting? Here's to find a question in as I mentioned before you're still tied in with some of the folks out in La that were here in Saint Louis and Yeah less so than ever but yeah What do you think the the end result is with this lawsuit and what happens with all the different things that are pending right now with that? I think there'll be a settlement settlement and I didn't think early on. I thought it would just get swatted away in the NFL and their powerful lawyers did the city of Saint Louis. Those lawyers are going to settle. I don't know man I I think they wanna take this thing maybe to the end. Yeah I think it's going to be a couple of years by then we'll be at the UH SDN studios yes we will and the high rise downtown sandwich elite I just feel like it'll like these guys these billionaires they don't end up in court they don't end up to pose. I mean I'd love to see all of that. I just have a feeling that there might be a number. They get to they say all right they made him sweat. They pissed them off and then they finally had to write a big check. If Stan personally right it in the League says standing to settle he'll give you one hundred million then they might leave the low end. Yeah I don't know but I just I do think it'll be a settlement at some point but that's going to be a couple more years I bet. Just drag it out as a fan or you said football you just like whatever I'm I'm over it you know I'm over it. I'm not sad I I do miss the building the thing I loved about the NFL Sports Guy Covering it was the bill. I love the game being Sunday. And it's always talked about and went crazy and on Monday go. What were they thinking? This is the worst call ever and about wins ego. WHO's coming it down? Oh the Ravens. Oh they got zone Joensuu and you really had this build up to who they're going to match up against and we had a lot to really good shows. I think that pre game shows and we break it down a lot of great eight people even like Lovey Smith. When he was on the Mike Martz staff would come on our pre game? Show you know our plus before the game and the NFL. Nobody's available on a game day. Yeah and and he told me he said Martin. I want to get better at doing interviews and being on TV. He knew what he wanted to be was a head coach and part of it is media and we had a a lot of fun. I mean travel. I was thinking to Bryan Burwell. You know five year anniversary of him passing. We did a lot of shows from the road. So there's still a lot of great memories mixed in there. Yeah but but I'd say in my over it. Yeah it doesn't keep me up at night right. I'm not on. Dan was what bidder slightly better. I'm probably ambivalent at this point. I think for the station. It was lost at least a million dollars a year Fox to he's added riot. What I was told is loosely? The number of the impact. Well that's the other thing too. The the the tentacles of an organization city. It's not just a pride in the things that go on with it. In the fact that the avid team but the jobs and the charities that they supported noted that are just gone boom. Snap of a finger audios and even the players that were here that were involved in charities that were making millions of dollars and then in had pet causes not pets but maybe some but had charitable causes they believed so you lose that base every guy. Who's on the team? That's quarterback and he makes five million and he gets involved with your charity or the running gags ten minute he gets involved. You lose that I mean and those are the lawsuit. But that's part of the disappointment. Sure Hey this is fun do we read. We did read some mail I. I'm obsessed with the male. Dan Lewis had a bunch of male common had a bunch of emails. I should have done that but this guy reached out to me and and mail in twitter and I thought I need to do that. One in I did cover a lot of what the questions were that were coming in so yeah I think it's a fascinating story in the fact that there will be told I think in full especially if if the lawsuit is settled. Then at that point you say if you're a reporter you're saying and I also said five minutes ago this the final thing but if you're a reporter you say well why did you settle a lawsuit. What was in it and why you know in you dig it up and then all of a I said when that comes up at least for me I would feel better? I as a Saint Louis Guy if people knew what the hell happened here that would make me feel much which better over the situation still bring football back but at least it brings some of the pride back in. I don't know prides I worked..

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

11:14 min | 11 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Have you ever wanted to throw out the first pitch at cardinals game become a design air heating and cooling customer in you'll get that chance call this number now three one four seven three nine sixteen eight hundred three one four seven three nine sixteen hundred become a designer heating and cooling customer and you could be throwing out the first pitch and receive four all inclusive tickets to that game game three one four seven three nine sixteen hundred the chance of a lifetime thanks to design air heating and cooling proud partner of the Saint Louis Cardinal hit a home run and get pre-approved for your next refinance or home purchase at the home loan expert. Dot Com enjoy the podcast welcome in two scoops with Danny Mac dot com and it is my weekly visit did with John Moselle Lock John President of Baseball Operations for the Saint Louis cardinals thirteen to go to game lead in the central and Washington and is in town tonight. 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It's Matt Carpenter for my friends at snuck. I want to tell you about the surprises they have in store. Smokes has completely reformulated the taste and quality of hundreds of snacks next brand items throughout the store ice cream soda chips snacks all of it designed to meet or beat the national brands on taste and quality plus. You can save a few bucks while you're at it. It's not generic brand. It's not private label. It's not storebrand. Its nooks brand so check out all the surprises in store. It's not just the rich nukes dot and you'll know it's good Mondays with Mona on our chance to visit with John Moselle the president of baseball operations and Mo- yesterday clearly a very tough loss tough series. Let's start with Carlos. Martinez is what is his status and what was his status yesterday just to clear it up for some of the fans well when he's out in Denver. He was experiencing uh-huh respiratory and breathing issues we've thought at the time it was mostly just aller tease or maybe altitude but you know experienced variance again on. Saturday had to go to the hospital. still not exactly sure what he's doing. He's got some different types of medication to try to help with that that but he just wasn't available yesterday so day to day and hopefully Should we need them tonight. He'll be ready to go. Do you find out when he gets to the ballpark tonight or do. You have a better sure I d this morning. I hope to share something mid day but I'll know that later today what what to status for fans you could understand it. Mo- wins and losses boy. It's it's gut wrenching. How about from your seat. How tough how are the losses and how satisfying are the winds. Sometimes as you go all along in the late season well I definitely would say like days like yesterday or are much harder and and you feel it more even than if you were to win I always said winning sort of you it's a moment in time and then you're onto the next one sometimes losses feel like they linger a little bit but baseball is an interesting business you have to you have to turn the page and you know as I was telling. Some people asked night. essay were sort of sad and sulking. I was just telling them that. We're still in first place we still are control our own destiny and the the best approach is to put this behind us and start focusing on what we have to do today and so you know. I suspect from a managerial standpoint coaching standpoint point. That's where our heads are going to be and I know players think like that. So you know I think today is is just what you have to think about. It's a new day. Mike has done a great job Kazini about you know really staying in the moment with his guys and making sure that they feel that way that he expresses. Stay in the moment play in the moment well I. I really really believe that that players today realize that you have to otherwise this game can just beat you up and you know you. You learn learn over time that I think fans writers. I sometimes feel like they they get mad at us because we're not overly emotional about a loss like they get frustrated that we don't care as much as them. It's not that we don't care as much we just know that our job is to turn the page and I think that's hard for some people little except at times but that's reality and that's how we're going to treat today and hopefully we we end with a fist pumps and smiles tonight absolutely couple of guys really of emerged and one that I I'm I'm so intrigued with Genesis Cabrera that if you get into postseason play could be a weapon is is he emerging as we go. Go down the stretch for you. Yeah I think this year has been very important for him. In terms of you know when we traded for them we we were excited about his arm and we knew it was dynamic but there were still some things that he had to do to to be consistent at the major league level but I think everybody is starting to see why I were so excited about him when we acquired him in the trade and it it's easy to envision him being a a part of our club whether it's if we get to postseason org definitely impactful next year so definitely excited about what you're seeing out of him. I know you'd never liked to pay a guy one way or another or put yourself in a corner. I will ask the question now. Look at it more as a reliever or starter moving forward well I would. I would definitely think we'd bring him in as a starter for spring in training next year because he's already been stretch out he's showing he can do that and then if there's no spots for him then he could easily go into the bullpen. I'm sure Justin Williams was the other part of that deal and he came on late. I I was curious if you thought about bringing him up because he's a left handed bat now you do have a lot outfielders but the idea of a left handed bat and he had really picked it up at the end. was there any thought to bring him up at the tail end of the season. Yes there was a a lot of discussion about him and I think really it just came down to a numbers game here at the Big Leagues in terms of opportunity but you know it was great because because you know the the year was definitely lost year for him but to have him finish the way he did was very important. Ryan Helmsley's another guy now tough day yesterday but he is emerged. What have you thought about the progression that you've seen Ryan from this year. Well you can see why we liked him. I think the biggest difference for him is being able to command the strike zone. You know you know when you think back to yesterday's game and and you know clearly walk Scott us but we found ourselves especially in those last three innings and a lot of two who accounts getting ahead is so important and you know I think housing will tell you that that's gotta be what he does too and so when you when you find yourself on those defensive counts trouble trouble happens and so I think one of his strengths of Ben when he was up here throwing strikes and you know certainly the for him to be successful he asked to are you ready for the boys of summer well pulled up a front row seated hotshot sports bar and grill for all the cardinals action this season at one of their eleven area locations during every cardinals game you can enjoy the new hotshot strip apply special featuring during a large pizza order boneless wings and a bucket of blood family bottles available for a great price also be sure to join the Party on the last Tuesday ebb each month this season for hotshots ticket Tuesday and your shot discover a pair of tickets to an upcoming game. Don't forget to score one dollar hotshots Tacos any day at the cardinals score eight or more runs hotshots proud home of cargo pants nineteen ninety your home for all the Games all all the time find a hotshots location near you. hotshots net dot com hair saloon per man proud sponsor of scoops with Danny Mac dot com homebase in Saint Louis founded in one thousand nine hundred ninety seven sixteen locations. You'll receive perfect haircut complimentary beverage relaxing Shampoo Pot Tavlin men Ed complimentary shoeshine all for just twenty two dollars and for an extra five dollars. Get a stress relieving scalp massage hair. Saloon Permana had sixteen locations. There's one near you hair saloon. For Man. Paul Goldschmidt gets his thirtieth Home Ryan and comes with a Grand Slam. He's got a shot now at a you know thirty five home run season and close to one hundred. RBI is how would you generally speaking and the defense which has been outstanding. How would you look at his first years of cardinal well. I I I think he's done so much for us and clearly I think people gravitate gravitate just to the offensive numbers but what is meant to US defensively what he's meant to us in the clubhouse. He was as advertised. I mean he really is a special man. He's he's. He's someone that that really cares about our community. He someone that wants to be a part of our community and so I think that the goal the Paul Goldschmidt era will only get better as as we as we move on but certainly excited to see what he's being able to do for us. It really has been impactful two more questions. We'll let you go dylan. Carlson not go into to the Arizona Fall League. Just kinda take a break getting a little stronger ready for spring. Is that the idea yeah I spoke with him and he really felt like his off season. Training last year prepared him well for for the year he had and he just like to repeat that talked with our performance people. We're in agreement that there really wasn't much for him to prove or gain aim by going to the fall league so ultimately it was we decided it was just in his best interest to to repeat what he did last year and hopefully come to camp ready to go and finally you know so many people talk about ozone a- and would you bring him back or this guy or that guy. Adam wainwright is a guy that so intriguing ending. He's had a really good year mo how you know how do you look at his year and how things have unfolded for Adam. WAINWRIGHT had a great year he's been one of our UH rocks and our rotation and certainly at some point at his agent and I will price it down and see what the future holds great staff. Thanks so much the catch up next Monday and good luck tonight will see at the Ballpark Dr. It sounds great. Thanks bye-bye..

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

03:24 min | 11 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Point four five. Era Their starters two point four there relievers two point five six a league best two point seven eight fielding independent pitching a strikeout rate second best in baseball of nine point four one per nine innings a major league baseball best walk rate of two point. Oh eight a sparkling one point six three walks per nine innings by their starters and an eye popping six point four wins above replacement by their pitching staff their starters accounting for five point three wins above replacement one win about replacement for their relievers the cardinals meanwhile treaded water on their way to a five hundred record at about league average bridge marks now. This isn't to say that the cardinals were dealing with some injuries Carlos. Martinez was shut down late in the year. Adam wainwright was still working his way back from an Achilles Italy's debt would land him in the bullpen. I'll be effective role in the postseason but the cardinal's collectively posted a four point one eight. Era a four point one three fielding Alina independent pitching their walk rate was fifteen database bond three point four five and they're pitching wins above replacement just one point four twenty third in baseball simply put the cardinals pitching was just okay in the month of September that's why they were fifteen and sixteen and that's why despite the fact that they won one hundred games they finished his three games in front of the cubs and eventually would lose the cubs in the NL DS. This year is a much different story as the cardinals pitching has been great and shows no signs of slowing down the cardinals also get the luxury of facing the Colorado rockies for three games before coming home from acid stand against Milwaukee in Washington and then wrapping up seven of their final ten games against the cubs that'd be Michael Walker against Chichi Gonzalez Tonight Hudson and sent to tell it tomorrow Michael Nicolas Melville on Thursday a matinee before the team heads home but I can imagine it will be a much different flight from Colorado to Saint Louis and the flight from the West Coast back on August the seventh after dropping a heartbreaker to one as the dodgers walked off the cardinals against you you guessed it eight sterling from Jack Flaherty Carlos Martinez coughing things up in the ninth cardinals pitching his carried them to this point and although twenty eighteen fifteen shares the fact that their adverts had a lead in the middle of September that they appear to potentially be in position to have next week. Things are much different different. The cardinals are executing. The pitching appears to be getting better and the cubs mirror more than one hundred fifteen cardinals than the twenty fifteen cubs. Certainly only seven of the last ten against Chicago will go a long way in determining things and things could change before next weekend series at Wrigley but for right now for the cardinals staff and their club Bob it's full steam ahead to the rocky mountains for scoops with DOT COM. I'm Chris Rabi Hair Saloon for man proud sponsor of scoops with Danny Mac dot com home home base in Saint Louis founded in nineteen ninety seven sixteen locations. You'll receive the perfect haircut complimentary Beverage Relaxing Shampoo Tavlin amend complimentary shoeshine all for just twenty two dollars for an extra five dollars. Get a stress relieving scalp. This is hair saloon for men sixteen locations. There's one near you hair saloon for man..

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

08:41 min | 11 months ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Did you know that just by calling design air heating and cooling you may have the chance to throw out a first pitch at Busch Stadium. The number to call a designer heating and cooling is three one four seven three three nine sixteen hundred three one four seven three nine sixteen hundred just by calling design air heating and cooling. You'll be registered for the chance to throw a first pitch and four four all inclusive tickets to that game three one four seven three nine sixteen hundred visit design air service dot com proud partners of the cardinals hit a home run and get pre-approved approve for your next refinance or purchase at the home loan expert dot com enjoy the podcast cardinals beat the pirates two out of three to win the series over the weekend there now eight zero so in one in their last nine series and I'll dive into that with Derek Gould on a podcast is up and running right now at scoops with Danny Mac dot com and just a moment you'll hear here from Chris Rabi and he'll break down the numbers of this series and what remains this season the cardinals have won now another series and in that series finale on Sunday Sunday did it with just two runs scored on five total hits. What does it mean pitching at first. The cardinals rotation was pretty good now. It's become great trade through the last seven starts historic since earned runs became an official stat in the National League in nineteen twelve cardinals current starting rotation an er a point four two over the last seven games stretch lowest ever single season ever in cardinals history. That is how good they have been. There are thirty seven and eighteen since the all-star break second best winning percentage in baseball. Chris Rabi will dive into what this series means for the cardinals coming coming up you can face off against your friends for ultimate bragging rights at Westport social located in Westport Plaza Westport Social Classic Bar Gaming Lounge Seven Classic Games botchy. Papa shot floor table Shuffleboard Ping Pong and the list goes on and on West port social really a fun place place to be visit Westport Social Dash S. T. L. Dot Com for more information. They have live music on the weekends. 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It is officially been one month since the cardinals turned things around in a big way on August ninth before their game against the Pittsburgh pirates at Busch stadium after the Owen five trip through California the cardinals were fifty eight and fifty five in third place in the National League central and four games games behind the Chicago cubs since then the cardinals along with the braves have put up the best record in baseball twenty three and seven and a couple of games in front of the best records in the American League Tampa and the Houston Astros cubs meanwhile fourteen and fourteen since that point the brewers are fifteen nine and twelve the cardinals eight games better than the cubs over that span as they had into Colorado tonight to begin a three-game series against Iraqis rockies who have been a major league baseball worst eight and twenty one over that stretch matching the Miami Marlins Detroit Tigers and the Baltimore Orioles Israel's. What comparisons can we draw from this year and two thousand fifteen mid-september the last time the cardinals lead in the division. Was this large judge for scoops with Danny AMAC DOT COM. I'm Chris Rabi. Are you ready for the boys. Club summer. Well pulled up a front row seated hotshot sports bar and grill all for all the cardinals action this season at one of their eleven area locations during every cardinals game you can enjoy the new hotshot strip place special show featuring a large pizza order boneless wings and a bucket of bud family bottles available for a great price also be sure to join the party on the last last Tuesday of each month this season for hotshots ticket Tuesday and your shot to score a pair of tickets to an upcoming game. Don't forget to score one dollar hotshots Tacos any day after the cardinals score aid or more runs hotshots proud home accardo pan since one thousand nine hundred ninety your home for all the Games all the time find hotshots location near you hotshots net dot com cardinals have won twenty three of their last thirty games and have done just about everything everything right with numbers popping off the charts collectively the cardinals continued to pitch and pitch and Pitch Jack flirty wrapping up another start on Sunday and cardinals getting series win over the Pittsburgh pirates with eight shutout innings flaherty has been perhaps the best pitcher in all of Major League baseball not I just over the last thirty days but since the all star break collectively cardinals pitching has posted a two point eight nine earned run average since August the ninth easily easily the best in baseball and more than half front in front of the Atlanta braves a team that has kept pace with them. It's ironic. The cardinals haven't made up any ground on on the Atlanta braves over the last thirty days. They have been simply fantastic but that could be a story for the first round of the playoffs. The braves two point six seven starters starters. Era over the last month since the night of August is just in front of the cardinals two point six eight the only teams that are below three and are both half front better than the Cleveland Indians the cardinals bullpen has been fantastic as well but the execution and the management of the pen by Mike. Show Mike Maddox and Brian ever skirt the cardinals have the best bullpen era in the National League over the last month at three point two seven and second in baseball only to the Minnesota sort of twins offensively during this great stretch. We've seen the cardinals put up pretty good numbers as well as a team. They're batting average of two sixty. Nine is sixth best in major ager league baseball. They've posted a three fifty on base and a four forty five slugging percentage. So what comparisons can we draw from now to two thousand fifteen the last time the cardinals held the lead this large division at this time of year ironically. It was the cubs who put on a late season sprint in two thousand fifteen as the cardinals also played about five hundred baseball similar to what the cubs are doing this year. The colonels were fifty eight and fifty five through one hundred thirteen games this this year as they tried to chase down the Chicago cubs beginning with that series in Pittsburgh on the ninth of August back in two thousand and fifteen through one hundred thirteen eighteen games. The cardinals were seventy three and forty. The cubs were sixty five and forty eight over the next thirty games. The cardinals went sixteen and fourteen over the same stretch. The cubs went twenty one and eleven so they did start to close the gap through the first nine games of September the mark mark that we've reached already this year the cardinals have gone six and three in two thousand fifteen the cardinals went three and six the cubs have gone four and fourth through the start of September this year sure they went seven and two back in two thousand fifteen over the entire month of September and October. The cardinals played just under five hundred baseball fifteen and sixteen and the cubs twenty three and thirty nine so what was different in twenty fifteen and what will be the difference this year. The answer is simple. The answer is pitching. Remember all those numbers I just rattled off as how the cardinals pitching has fared since they started their run of twenty three wins and thirty games back in the first week of August there at the top of every category in major league baseball the cubs are at the top of every category Major League Baseball back in Twenty fifteen and and it was their pitching that carried them to ninety seven wins in the National League Championship series it was their pitching that closed the gap from an eight-game deficit the first week of August two just a three-game deficit behind the cardinals as the season wrapped up and they headed to Pittsburgh to win a wildcard game and then eventually knocked the cardinals often four games in the National League divisional series. I'll take you back to September of two thousand fifteen the Chicago cubs lead baseball on almost every pitching category a league best two.

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"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

Scoops with Danny Mac

10:44 min | 1 year ago

"danny mac" Discussed on Scoops with Danny Mac

"Did you know that just by calling design air heating and cooling. You may have the chance to throw out a first pitch at busch stadium. The number to call designer heating and cooling is three one four seven three three nine sixteen hundred three four seven three nine sixteen hundred just by calling design air heating and cooling. You'll be registered for the chance to throw a first pitch and four four all inclusive tickets to that game three one four seven three nine sixteen hundred visit design air service dot com proud partners of the car died. I'm ryan kelly with the home loan expert dot com. The only thing i liked better than baseball is saving people money start saving now with a cash-out refinance at the home loan expert dot com enjoy the podcast welcome into scoops. Danny mac dot com and my weekly visit on wednesday morning with brian walden the car donation dot com. He's gotta got a giveaway to tell you about so that'll make you stay through the podcast and listening and if you're interested in the hall of fame it concerns the cardinals hall of fame and museum and we'll talk about <hes> the cardinals hall of famers coming up also this week on scoops with danny mac dot com. I'll have a visit with brian. Finch heads the museum and also he is the one that will put on the outstanding event this weekend at ballpark village which is open to the public will get into the guy's going into the hall of fame specifically scott rolen and on jason isringhausen. There's also some news concerning what the cardinals may do some call ups. This is brought to you in brilliant clarity by lordos diamonds visit lordos diamonds dot com special occasion anniversary getting engaged before you shop anywhere else compare it mentioned my name get additional savings off at lordos does diamonds located in the heart of the do lordos diamonds dot com to see their selection. We'll get into jake woodford in this podcast. What lies ahead for him. Justin williams he was part of the tommy deal he starting to make some noise. Also we'll get into daniel. Ponts daily owned who's been very effective. Middle middle infielders have been very good for the cardinals down in the minor leagues could be potential. Call ups and other potential call ups as well. We'll talk about this is scoops with danny mac dot com tom and were brought to you by westport social so if you have a fantasy football draft look no further than westport social because because they're located in westport plaza easy to get to jimbo t._v.'s the ice cold beer. They've got stations for your computers high speed internet every weekend to do. They have got when you think about westport. Social live music and on sundays a great brunch westport social find out more online and that is westport social dash s. t. l. dot com for more information for your fantasy football draft or to book a brunch coming up. We'll visit with brian walton walton more features keep rolling out on the chinooks rewards app all designed to simplify shopping. You rewards points still continue to pile up earning you money off your your next purchase but now you can create customizable sharable shopping lists shop for your family's dietary needs with the new wellness icons gluten free organic heart smart. It's all covered so this week simplify shopping try. The new features on the chinooks rewards app shopping will never be the same chinooks rewards download it today wednesdays with walden our chance to visit with brian walton of the car donation dot com and you can read his news. It is three hundred sixty five days a year and that includes christmas thanksgiving new year's you can find something on the saint louis cardinals minor leagues or the major leagues and that's at the cardinal nation dot com brian good morning to you learning well. Let's talk a little bit about this weekend. We've got the the hall of fame coming up and as i mentioned you don't write jest about the minor leagues but you also take a hard look at what's happening with the big league club and many of the issues around baseball so i want to jump into the hall of fame which is so exciting. I love it. I think it's a great day in a celebration of cardinals baseball. Tell me what you thought of more cooper jason eighteen isringhausen and scott rolling going into the cardinals hall of fame this weekend that selects the the veteran player that went in which was more cooper and then we also set the ballot of roughly eight players get voted on by the fans for the modern era players s where scott rolling jason isringhausen. We're voted in this year. Obviously both very deserving or cooper. A lot of folks don't know more cooper unless they're historians but a very important pitcher for the cardinals in the forties when they <hes> one three ships and you know very serving dish famous well how about izzy and enrolling when you think yeah those two guys i think he will get in at some point but it is a great debate to think about those three well you know this is really a time to i thought keeping his was deserving has been deserving but you know he came at stigma of having also played with the mets and been a part of a championship team there as well well so there are some fans who hold that against him as well as the circumstances by which he last count but if you look at the history cardinals in terms of productivity from first basement lynch and his ability defensively he's one of the greatest first baseman in team history and and hopefully okay. I want to ask you to about lane. Thomas as we switch gears lane tom tom is i know you saw upfront and close awful lot. Gimme the background on this young man because i think he's going to be a player before it's all said and done really got a bonus would link thomas in one of the years where they were under penalty for international science because of the houston hacking incident could only spend three hundred doc thirty three hundred thousand dollars per player so they hid money allocation that they couldn't use they traded to toronto who wanted to spend some more money on a on an international player and got got lane thomasson return. He had a good history with toronto. Stubby clapp knew him from when he was in the organization but thomas was injured a lot early in the minor leaks and frankly right after he got to the cardinals in palm beach. He got injured only played nine games. Its first year had a breakout. Season in two thousand eighteen actually led the system in home. Runs aunts had one more than <hes>. Here's the bear who am excuse me taylor. O.'neil who spent part of the saint louis cometh is very very strong. All all around player has great skill. He's he can hit. He has gained power he can <hes> can field. Well is that of roughly a fifty on the twenty two eighty scale on the field. <hes> also has a very good throwing arm of course mclean comment and he of course he can play all over her. Three defensive. Positions in the outfield is very good center fielder. The question is willing. Thomas be a starting outfielder in the majors or will he be a reserve and unfortunately elite this time he hasn't under the best of the question when he has been given the opportunity produced done well but it's been still such a small sample the inclusion yet about what his future role will be with saint louis when you think of <hes> harrison baiter he's now back with the club arose arena going back down to did the minor leagues. He rejoined saint louis last night. I'm curious when you look at harrison did. What did you see that that gave him. You know some some caused for hope in the club at cause for hope is he was sent back down to the minors. What was he doing right. Harrison bit like coming up through the system. They left handed pitching <hes> and even lost that was saint louis he just sort of lost his mojo and when he went down to memphis <music> only hit right in pitching it left hit right in this very very well downtown on the in the inmate i think he was a nine game hitting streaks getting four hundred over his last <hes> last week and a half with memphis. He's seeing the ball hitting the ball very well. Of course we know is defensive portfolio so the question question will be you know in this crowded outfield mix is how many how long will harrison get to play and prove that his dad is because as you you will know probably everyone knows tyler kneels be hatch and you know he was starting in less fuel before zanger. <hes> jose martinez is also so not too far away so land rosters expanded september you could ever rose arena back so you know there's all these guys are gonna competing be competing for pass and tinley. Speaking osuna in extra sour have been in the lineup most days meaning. <hes> you know there's one spot for all these guys to compete for daniel. Leone is pitched. I wells since he went back to the minor leagues and it looks like he's been able to for the most part control the strike zone which has been his big issue. That's absolutely right. I mean we've all seen scene when daniel has on he's almost unhittable but that ball has to be moving but still registering within the scribes and just to give you a perspective in last research eighteen innings <hes> no runs allowed for daniel only five blocks twenty eight strikeouts twenty eight strikeouts in eighteen inning with math i so i mean the results are phenomenal. Banners are hitting to twelve against them so we're gonna see daniel certainly within the you know in ten days so in memphis seasons and kill no likely to get back into the least along relief mix is not get a spot spot her two down the road. How 'bout <hes> also a guy that i just wanna keep tabs on. He might be added to the forty man at some point and that's jake woodford. I was been faring get ahead a rough month <hes> his last out he was better which was good to see because <hes> his last three innings he said the right around five the walks are up. The scouts are still there but the walks out amp but he's been hit around pretty well as well so this is kind of a crucial time for woodford not because memphis is necessarily surly going anywhere because they're not but you know he's not on the forty man roster as you said and this is a chance where he could show that he might be deserving to come to saint louis you know his numbers are standing out well enough that that is certainly should happen and then finally in terms of and i know you wrote about about this recently in the last seven ten days or so who else do you think outside of daniel pyne staley own and some of the other guys we already mentioned that could get called up anybody else. Catch your attention that might get called up when september ends well. Two.

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