Tom Ackerman

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Shildt.
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Tom Ackerman
September 05, 2019 - 6:55 am
Wherever this song takes you, I hope it includes sunny days, hot dogs, popcorn, pretzels, good friends and a cold, frosty one...
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Tom Ackerman
August 22, 2019 - 6:21 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Little by little, it’s grown into one of the biggest and best IndyCar races on the circuit in a very short amount of time. And everyone associated with the Bommarito Automotive Group 500 seems to realize they’ve uncovered something special, a diamond in the rough. You can hear it...
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Apr 13, 2015; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinal former player Lou Brock in attendance for the game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Milwaukee Brewers at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
Tom Ackerman
August 20, 2019 - 4:50 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - "That's true." Lou Brock never went on the injured list through 19 MLB seasons. He confirmed that in a conversation with our sports director Tom Ackerman. Then he told a story about another famous tough guy in the St. Louis Cardinals and National Baseball Hall of Fames - Bob...
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August 13, 2019 - 9:24 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The St. Louis Cardinals are considering using an "opener" possibly as soon as this weekend against Cincinnati Reds, according to manager Mike Shildt who was recently on KMOX. Shildt confirmed the team has "gotten deeper into what (an opener) looks like, how it can be utilized."...
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Tom Ackerman
August 01, 2019 - 2:05 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Swing and a miss. The Cardinals' front office struck out in its pursuit of a starting pitcher. The trade deadline, a true deadline this time, has come and gone without an upgrade . It's disappointing and frustrating, for sure. Say this for John Mozeliak, the team's president of...
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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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