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Tom Ackerman
July 13, 2019 - 11:22 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Dick Zitzmann, longtime agent to Cardinals Hall of Famer Bob Gibson, provided the following statement Saturday night to KMOX: "Bob Gibson confirmed to me last week that he received his diagnosis of pancreatic cancer after a week of tests at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. He...
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Tom Ackerman
July 09, 2019 - 1:18 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Our Sports Director and host of Sports on a Sunday Morning, Tom Ackerman was joined this week by St. Louis Cardinals president of baseball operations John Mozeliak. You can listen to the full interview above, but we transcribed a portion of their conversation below. One of those...
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Tom Ackerman
June 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The champagne burned, but it felt so sweet. Albert Pujols is back for his first visit to Busch Stadium since signing a free-agent deal with the Angels after the 2011 season. It's a big weekend. It's also story time ... The Cardinals had just defeated the Dodgers in the 2004 NLDS...
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June 11, 2019 - 8:50 am
BOSTON (KMOX) - Of course the biggest drought that could end Wednesday night in Boston would be the 52 years that the St. Louis Blues have waited to win a Stanley Cup Final. But there's something else that St. Louis hasn't done in 52 years, that could also happen that same night. Beating Boston, in...
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Tom Ackerman
June 08, 2019 - 4:25 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- David Ortiz. Jimmy Fallon and Drew Barrymore, running on the field. Spygate. Bobby Orr. "Lonborg and Champagne." Oh, wait... that one didn't happen. Yes, before Game 7 of the 1967 World Series, a Boston newspaper famously had that headline across the front page, referring to Red...
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Tom Ackerman
June 06, 2019 - 1:39 pm
BOSTON (KMOX) - We know this: the Stanley Cup will be in St. Louis on Sunday. Who will have the opportunity to win it? Tom Ackerman and Cam Janssen have a blast breaking down what could be a crushing game for the Bruins, having to come back to St. Louis down 3-2. Or will Boston hold serve at home?...
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Tom Ackerman
May 29, 2019 - 12:24 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- Cam Janssen used to hit people for a living. Now Tom Ackerman wants to hit someone after hearing the former Blues forward get fired up for tonight's Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final in Boston. The Blues lost 4-2 in Game 1... what do they need to do to even the series? How do they...
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Tom Ackerman
May 27, 2019 - 10:37 am
BOSTON (KMOX) -- With our broadcast crew (Chris Kerber, Joey Vitale, John Kelly) set to bring us Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final between the Blues and Bruins at 7:00 PM CT, Tom Ackerman and Alex Ferrario pass the time with a breakdown of the matchup. Included: an interview with Blues GM Doug...
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Tom Ackerman
May 26, 2019 - 12:21 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- With Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on the horizon and appearing on the flagship radio station for both teams, Blues president of hockey operations Doug Armstrong received a surprise phone call Sunday from the man who understands his job as well as anyone: Cardinals president...
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Tom Ackerman
May 17, 2019 - 4:27 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) - When we met Rees Jones at Bethpage Black for the 101st PGA Championship, he was still wearing the cap of last year's tournament – the one that put St. Louis on a national stage thanks to the raucous crowds that showed up at Bellerive County Club. "Boy what a thrilling event...
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