Last Man Up – Episode 21: Pro Golfer Mike Wellington and Golf Reporter Katie Kearney

 

Episode 21 – Recorded Sunday, August 12, 2018

We break down the week that was the PGA Championship at Bellerive CC in St. Louis.

Tiger’s miraculous resurgence on Sunday to earn second.

Brooks Koepka wins his second major of the year and his third in 18 months.

Author of Bogeys, Birdies, and Bipolar and professional golfer Mike Wellington  (@mwellington3906) joins the show to give his take on the PGA Championship. Should the USGA take notes from the PGA on how to host a better championship? Will the St. Louis become a regular stop on the PGA Tour? Mike also discuss his battle with bipolar, and the time he was going to drive to Tiger’s gate and challenge him to a golf duel. You can find Mike’s book here!

Also, reporting from KMOX Sports this week, former Miss Missouri Katie Kearney (@katiekearney_) joins the show to talk about her experiences from covering her first major that just happened to be held in her hometown.

There are about three minutes of baseball talk. Then, the guys get political and talk about the need for a regional government in St. Louis.

Last Man Up – Episode 20: Hot Sports Takes

Cardinals talk as Dexter Fowler fractures his foot and is out for at least a month. Is this the best thing that could have happened for Dex and the Cardinals?

Urban Meyer is allegedly involved in a serious cover-up of marital abuse by a member of his coaching staff.

The 100th PGA Championship is being conducted this week at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis. All of us are going to be there. Andy is going to wear a t-shirt that says “I’m @imo6.”

Enjoy this rare no guest episode of the Last Man Up podcast!

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Last Man Up – Episode 19: Missouri Tigers football talk with Danny Jones

Missouri Tigers beat write Danny Jones (@daniel_m_jones) joins the programs to talk about the 2018 football season.

Lots of Cardinals talk and fun in this episode too!

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Last Man Up – Episode 18: @STLGOLFGEEK Jay Randolph Jr.

It’s Episode 18, and it’s historic.

Berger talks about his trip to NY – and his confrontation on a plane on a United Express flight from STL out east.
Berger also proves that chivalry isn’t dead on the East Coast.
Then he came home to a hot condo, but that is the only thing we had to sweat out – because the Cardinals have a new manager.
KMOV’s JJ Bailey and Matt Rochio are communists and think that Johnny is the real Karate Kid.
Jay Randolph Jr (@STLGOLFGEEK) joins the show to talk The Open and PGA Championship coming up in two weeks from Bellerive CC in STL.
Jimmy Garapollo is dating a porn star – and it’s not Mia Khalifa.
And Josh Hader had a rough week on the Twitter tweets.

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Last Man Up – Episode 17: Charlie Marlow of Fox 2 KTVI

Episode recorded July 14, 2018 – just hours before the dismissal of Cardinals manager Mike Matheney.

Our favorite Christoph Waltz characters
More drama in the Cardinals’ clubhouse
Charlie Marlow (@charliemarlow_) joins the show to talk St. Louis sports
World Cup
Berger’s upcoming trip to NYC – and why he’s furious at the English!

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Last Man Up – Episode 16: Craig Edwards of FanGraphs.com

Last week, on both KMOX and the Scoops With Danny Mac podcast, Cardinals President of Baseball Operations John Mozeliak called Cardinals’ outfielder Dexter Fowler out for not hustling and not giving 100% effort. The boys break the Crisis in the Clubhouse down with Craig Edwards of FanGraphs.com. Craig was formerly with the great Cardinals blog vivaelbirdos.com.

We can’t talk about where Clay went on his work trip
NBA Free Agency talk

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Last Man Up – Episode 15: Bob Nightengale of USA Today


Above: Bob Nightengale

We continue the tradition (unlike any other) of opening the show with DJ talk, and it’s not for the weak-willed. How pathetic would the Cardinals be if the Reds weren’t more pathetic? Bob Nightengale from USA Today joins the program to discuss the fall of Major League Baseball and commits to taking on Mission: Impossible – fixing MLB and get Manny Machado to STL! We wrap up the show by giving a very serious break down on a new genre of old music being called “Yacht Rock.” Phillip Bailey and Phil Collins close the show out, and Berger does it live.

Last Man Up – Episode 13: Kyle Reis of birdsontheblack.com

It’s episode 13 of the Last Man Up podcast. We kick the show off congratulating the Washington Capitals on their Stanley Cup win. Alex Ovechkin has been living it up the past 48 hours and could possibly be in a sex coma. How long will the party last? The Golden State Warriors won their 5th NBA Championship. Are they the new current dynasty in professional sports? There’s a mention of horse sex. Would St. Louis support the XLF or AAF? Is Brenda Warner hot? And Kyle Reis from birdsontheblack.com joins the show to talk Cardinals draft.

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Last Man Up – Episode 12: Brian Stull of STL Baseball Weekly

What makes a great wedding DJ?

The case that LeBron deserves one free murder

The NFL makes everything worse

And Brian Stull (@stullystl) makes his case for David Freese being inducted into the Cardinals HOF.

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