The Tim McKernan Show

Ep. 47 – Mike Matheny

The Cardinal manager sat down with Tim days before Spring Training 2018 at the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis for a candid and detailed discussion.   What was his experience like during the Giancarlo Stanton saga How often is the manager monitoring St. Louis sports talk radio What kind of feedback has he gotten on new OF Marcell Ozuna The challenges he’ll have in constructing a lineup card this year Response to guys like Pham having candid postgame interviews What does he make of Grichuk’s comments from Toronto radio How secure does he feel in his role as manager of the Cardinals Why he apologizes for deadpan delivery in his postgame chats How he and Woody Williams were team leaders in early 2000’s Remembering Game 5 of the NLDS against Washington in 2012 Reason for learning to play chess, speak Spanish, and play guitar   Please support our sponsors: The Home Loan Expert, Ryan Kelley James Carlton Agency (State Farm) Gateway Buick GMC Triad Bank   Follow us on Twitter: @McKernanShow   Like us on Facebook: Facebook.com/TheTimMcKernanShow   Thanks to Story of the Year for our theme.  Please rate, review, and subscribe so more people discover the pod.  Feedback is welcome:  tmckernan@insidestl.com