Cardinals president of baseball operations John Mozeliak held a lengthy press conference with local reporters inside the Busch Stadium interview room at Saturday’s Winter Warm-Up. We compiled some of the most relevant takeaways from the session.
Robert Thomas’ goal 28 seconds into overtime capped a St. Louis comeback as the Blues beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 on Tuesday night. Thomas’ game-winner came on a one-timer on an odd man rush with Jordan Kyrou. Kyrou had a goal and two assists, Pavel Buchnevich had a goal and an assist, and Nikita Alexandrov also scored for the Blues, who won their fourth in their last five games. Jordan Binnington made 28 saves. Andrew Mangiapane had a goal and an assist for the Flames. Milan Lucic and Mikael Backlund also scored and Jacob Markstrom made 23 saves.
Ivan Barbashev tied the game late in the second period and set up Brandon Saad’s go-ahead goal early in the third to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 5-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night.
Another member of “The Greatest Show on Turf”, Torry Holt, has been named as a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame for the fourth year in a row. Holt was a wide receiver for the St. Louis Rams from 1998 to 2008.
When you walk into the halls of a legendary African American high school, which at first was built on the east of Grand Avenue now resides on Cass Avenue, you can feel the history and the legacy of Vashon.