Mike Shannon

#45 Bob Gibson Pitched a Gem 45 Years Ago
It was one of the greatest pitching performances in World Series history and it happened 45 years ago today as Bob Gibson of the St. Louis Cardinals struck out 17 Detroit Tiger batters in Game One of the World Series in St. Louis.
Cardinal Broadcaster Mike Shannon Returns to the Booth Tonight
On August 19th St. Louis Cardinal broadcaster legend Mike Shannon had heart valve replacement surgery in St. Louis and the hope was he could return to the broadcast booth before the end of the season.  Well, that hope will become a reality as Shannon will be behind the microphone tonight j…
Mike Shannon Named a Missouri Sports Legend
To be a Hall of Famer is one thing but to be named a Sports Legend in the State of Missouri is another. I recently received an invitation to travel to Springfield, Missouri to attend the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame Banquet to witness former St. Louis Cardinal Rightfielder/Third Baseman and current …
Interview With Cardinal Broadcaster Mike Shannon [Audio]
So here it was, Sunday afternoon and I was home watching the snow pile up and listening to the Cardinal game on KHMO from spring training in Jupiter, Florida.  How weird was that?  I'm shoveling my driveway while Mike Shannon was doing the play-by-play of the Cardinals-Mets …
Cardinal Game on MLB Network ONLY Today
So we are down to only 8 teams left in the fight for a World Series title and all eight are in action today starting with the St. Louis Cardinals playing game 3 in Washington against the Nationals. The first pitch is set for 12:07 CT this afternoon. If you are planning on plopping into your EZ chair…