Cool effect, but looking at the sea of red in the fountain made me think about "The Shining"
Pre-game dinner with Jan and Dave at Joe Buck's. Really good BBQ!
Reunited with my ol' McKinsey pal Hope
Hope and her mom in their awesome seats
Carpenter warming up
pre-game for Game 1 was a salute to vets
American Idol winner Scotty McReery sang the anthem
Michelle Obama and Jill Biden
Adam Wainwright - oh how we miss you
Gibson, Sutter, Wainwright - the last 3 Cardinal pitchers who closed out a winning World Series - they threw out 3 first pitches in this one.
Pujols stretching out
View from my seat - section 132, row 6
Carpenter gets things underway
Berkman and Jay
Rally Squirrel, Fredbird, and the t-shirt girls
Cards win game 1 by a score of 3-2!
That's a winner!
The Mad Hungarian - Al Hrabosky
Next day, Kim and I went to Crown Candy Kitchen, where the hot item is the chocolate squirrel
Chocolate-banana malt - yum
The arch - view from the stadium
Yadi with his gameface on
My view from sect 129, row 1 - right behind a TV camera and Post Dispatch photographers
and right next to the Clydesdales entrance!
Clydesdales always make me emotional
The camera guy had a cheat sheet with all the Rangers players
This looks like performance art
Trace Adkins sang the anthem
Lou Brock and Red Schoendinst threw out the first pitches
The energy in the stands was electric
Jack Clark - my old crush from the 80s!
Jack Clark - then
Go crazy folks!
View from my seat - loved being in the front row
This guy kept trying to get on camera
A different kind of Cardinal
Failure to rally - we lost Game 2 by the score of 2-1
Lunch on the Hill with the fam
We found a house with a lot of interesting Italian lawn ornaments