Benjamin Hochman

Benjamin Hochman


Sports columnist, St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Author of 3 books, including: “The Big 50 - Cardinals.” Get it here! ➡️ https://t.co/jvBsoIzskK

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I think this July 16th piece by @YahooForde  is worth tweeting today, as so many college football fans on this website are showcasing emotions: Trump's Fumbling of the Coronavirus Crisis Could Kill the College Football Season

“Here’s a guy that hasn’t seen his family in 6 months. I was just sad for him because he’s always happy, he’s always smiling. And this can’t be good. You’re living in a foreign country, you don’t speak the language and there’s just nothing we can do.” -Mo

Two “did you know?” facts about the guy who played Danny Noonan in Caddyshack:

Just saw this from #STLCards  2B Kolten Wong on Instagram.

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Hochman: Tatis Jr. can do it all (but can he hit two grand slams in the same inning?) via @stltoday 

Dame went Roger Maris tonight (no asterisk)

This is historic and extraordinary what we're seeing from the NBA today. Proud of these men. I hope that the statement is loud enough that it leads to change ... and American challenging themselves to think about why the boycotts are happening.

Oliver Perez, age 39, in for Cleveland against St. Louis. He started the famous 2006 NLCS Game 7 for the Mets. The Cards starter in that game? Jeff Suppan ... "watching" from the third row behind home plate.

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"Just a special human being that we are going to miss." Remembering the sensational Lou Brock, a Cardinal legend who fans grew up with. Column for today's St. Louis Post-Dispatch:

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This was sent to me from the stands - this fight escalates ... all between Bruins fans.

There's a rainbow arch coming out of the St. Louis Arch.

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My friend posted this pic from outside tonight's @Cardinals  game against the Giants:

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From the Sept. 18, 1995, Minneapolis Star-Tribune. In the notes: Reliever Pat Mahomes left the team Sunday to be with his girlfriend in Texas. She just delivered their child, a boy. Mahomes will return to the team today in Kansas City.

Historic photo in sports history. Congrats to @MikeSamFootball 

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This is incredible. Written by the late great Bryan Burwell in '10 about Kroenke and Khan, each looking to buy Rams.

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The students at Mizzou have built a human shield to block reporters from interviewing peaceful protesters

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