Willie Springer, Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:27:00 GMT
SEGMENT 1 – Show Open & Isaac Bruce: Hello ProdJoe, the wonderful texters quickly weigh in, hoping to draw the classic texters and emailers today, ProdJoe’s take on Mizzou interrupted by his awful sounding voice due to lack of sleep, afraid The Cat gave us whooping cough, our passionate take bell, ProdJoe with some #scoops on the Rams future in the STL, liking that Austin Davis has been named the starter, ProdJoe with a Match.com/meatloaf analogy to the Rams situation, now we’re hungry, Doug not happy with how Rams went through starting QB process, not sure why Jeff Fisher cannot be honest/upfront with media/fans on something so simple, Tim understands why there’s lack of truth, been good times previewing the “Greatest Show on Turf” reunion, what London Fletcher had to say about the decision that lead to the eventual downfall of the Rams as we know them, back to the wonderful Match.com/meatloaf analogy to the Rams, explaining the North and South sides of “The Island” aka Soulard, Tim still thinking that Clint Hurdle F’ed up by not starting Edinson Volquez instead of Gerrit Cole since Madison Bumgarner and the Giants dominated the Pirates 8-0, ProdJoe will only watch blu-ray, that Tommy Tune was quite the dancer, hello Isaac, looking forward to seeing all the ‘GSOT’ back in town, looking forward to swapping stories with the old teammates, wondering what players ‘let themselves go’, looking back before the ’99 season began, the moment in which Trent Green went down with his infamous knee injury, people forget that Kurt Warner was on the ’98 team, experience playing for Dick Vermeil, looking back at how good the ’01 team was, takes credit for discovering London Fletcher, never replaced Fletcher who was the heart and soul of the defense, Rams have no excuse in letting the linebacker go, Isaac’s take on the fear of the Rams leaving town & reflecting on the downfall of the franchise following the ‘GSOT’ era.
SEGMENT 2 – “You Will Never Be Cardinals”, picking the winners for the upcoming NLDS series that begin, that Jeff Passan out of control on Twitter, the Detroit Tigers are a sleeping giant according to ProdJoe, learning that Willie uses the ‘Steamin Willie Beamen’ name, do not call ProdJoe ‘Joey’ or ‘Joseph’, time for the producers to get together, Jeff Abeln likes telling stories about Doug, do not like the Cardinals in the NLDS not because of Clayton Kershaw but because the Birds struggle to hit average pitching, back to the robin-feeding disucssion of brisket, getting some NBA games in town, arguing the differences in calling the coach/manager a coach or manager, apparently ‘The Grand Wizard’ decided to call the show, MLB trying to address lack of African-Americans within the league, need a take from Hugh Beaumont, Jimmy Edmonds going to the Limp Bizkit concert, Doug never saw “The Muppet Babies”, call from Tony Dow, those old time beach movies were quite risque, do not hear the name ‘Ward’ much anymore, Wally Cleaver had a bad date with the chubby girl & Mt. Rushmore of people with the name ‘Ward’.
SEGMENT 3 – Derrick Goold: “Boys Round Here”, applauding effort for writing Cardinals song but some of these are just awful according to Doug, that “Go Cubs Go” is what Doug likes, finally something good with “The Cardinals Are Coming”, ProdJoe likes to gamble and let people know what plays he will make, hello Derrick in Pasadena, some old fashioned journalism that involves walking to find out who did and who did not make the NLDS roster, some surprise that AJ Pierzynski did not make the first round roster, wondering why the Birds made decision to go with Tony Cruz as the backup catcher, breaking down the rest of the roster including the pitching options, still no word on the rest of the schedule including first pitch times, the frustration of dealing with the very fluid schedule even for folks that work part-time at the ballparks, naÃ ̄ve Doug still thinks the most important aspect ought to be the integrity of the game…, debate between Doug and ProdJoe on how to decide home field advantage, ProdJoe dangerously close to hyperventilating & ProdJoe getting upset with Doug.
SEGMENT 4 – Email of the Day