Thursday’s Show Audio – Cards Hopes Pegged on Peguero?

Brian Hoffman, Thu, 03 Mar 2016 13:04:00 GMT

SEGMENT 1 – Show Open: The Cardinals mounted an epic comeback in their Spring Training opener against Florida Atlantic University, is this a good sign of things to come for the Redbirds, this Peguero kid is growing on us, Doug was impressed by the OF’s side sessions, could this guy be the next Pujols, Martin didn’t interview Peguero at Spring Training for the 2 Fox so Charlie will have to hold him accountable, Doug was mildly surprised that the Cardinals commited long-term to a 2B, The Cat says they must still see a lot of upside in Kolten Wong especially since he typically starts the season strong, #AudioFun with our new promo of Charlie making fun of Doug, Chuck isn’t happy the Baseball Reference isn’t providing Kolten Wong’s 2015 statistics, how do you account of Kolten’s second half decline last season, how much did Steve Cishek get paid for this season and why, Charlie traded Cishek to Doug for Chris Carter in Fantasy Baseball last year in a deal that harmed both squads, Charlie made a large wager on the Cardinals via Bovada after their win against FAU, Oh got off to an impressive start, his translator is allowed to run along with him after they get the call from the bullpen but Oh hopes to learn the basics, does our old friend Haenchen speak Korean, what if the Cardinals hired the translator but he didn’t get along with Oh, The Cat reports that Oh enjoys watching Naked and Afraid, is Doug going to build a wall around Korea, will Korean tourists now come vacation in St. Louis, is the Stone Buddha trying to take Rosenthal’s spot so he can be The Final Boss again, The Cat says Oh wants Cardinal fans to come up with a new nickname, remembering the epic CF battle between Peter Borjous and Jon Jay, how is David Freese still without a team for 2016, somebody is asleep at the wheel at Baseball Reference.


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SEGMENT 2 – Perhaps the greatest Cardinals fan song of All-Time brings us back into segment, Doug is concerned that teams might not dial David Freese but Charlie is convinced he’ll play somewhere this year, does Albert Pujols have the worst contract in all of sports, Allen Craig must have lost his good wide base after injuring his foot, who was behind the Torty Craig twitter account, feel-good Spring Training stories don’t often translate to the regular season, Skip Schumaker used to be called Squeaks, Plowsy explains why The First Pitch ran a “Best of” this morning, rehashing play catch versus have a catch, our first foray onto The Appliance Discounters phone lines today is DP but he gets potted down by Chuck, our Christian values allow DP to get back on and he ends up being suspended for accusing Charlie of talking about his Bradley baseball career, Chapps is up next to weigh in on having a catch versus playing catch, will there be a physical confrontation at the GOP Debate tonight, Sports on Earth and Bloomberg Politics writer Will Leitch returns to the program to discuss a potpourri of topics, how was the pizza at the Santorum rally Will attended, Trump has been the key to record voter turnouts, does he really have a ceiling like GOP pundits claim, has The Donald been laying groundwork to woo independent voters, everybody thought it was a farce at first but it sure seems like Trump has a serious chance to win it all now, what should the odds be if Donald faces Hillary, Doug doesn’t understand how people can support Hillary with all of the skeletons in her closet.


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SEGMENT 3 – The Tim McKernan calls into the show from Florida again and this time it’s two foreign gentlemen he’s spying on at the pool, Tim was spot on with his scouting report on Florida Atlantic, the #FreeDotem open sold out in under 24 hours, Tim announces the addition of 35 more four-somes for the tournament which are available now, Tim asks about Charlie’s collegiate baseball career, people are raising money on the Fan Page to keep Chapps off the air, Tim got the table-side guac again, Trump was behind home plate when Waino struck out Beltran, Tim offers up his latest political observations, will Romney’s appearance today actually help Trump rather than deter him, Anna-Marie isn’t pleased with Tim creeping on people at the pool, #AudioFun with President Obama as the Crimson Tide visited The White House, more #AudioFun with Gregg Popovich doing another court-side interview, more talk of Lydia Moss-Bradley, Plowsy provides details about a racist town in Illinois, Email of the Day.


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