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Matt Graves,Site Expert
Born and raised in Wildwood, MO. 20 years young. Graduate of Lafayette High School. Current Aerospace Engineering Student at Auburn University. Passionate Cardinals Fan.
Bill Dawson is an ex-journalist from out west who rarely writes in the third person. He spent 23 years writing and editing at eight newspapers (job hopper!) in six states: Oregon, northern California, Alaska, Indiana, southern California, and Minnesota. Yes, northern and southern Cal are two different states — of mind, anyway. He wrote a whole bunch of baseball stories in the late 1990s before being sucked into feature writing. Bill’s also a movie nut and a book fiend who enjoys boring classics like The Brothers Karamazov (liar!) as well as crime fiction, spy novels, and true stories that teach him something. He currently resides just outside of Denver with his wife of 24 years and their 16-year-old daughter.
A Lawyer in Intellectual Property. Emmett is notoriously apolitical. Hates the DH. Loves the St. Louis Browns and has been featured on both Browns PBS documentaries.
Former Iowan. Now a Hoosier. Wartburg College '16. University of Wisconsin-Madison '18. Librarian in Indianapolis. Connoisseur of Cardinals baseball and Blues hockey.
A native of the Missouri bootheel who is a third generation St. Louis Cardinal fan. Attended his first Cardinal game in 1967 and has been in love with this team ever since. Also a fan of the Missouri Tigers and Tennessee Titans.
Joshua is a former high school wrestler and baseball player from Louisiana. . Being a football fan all his life, he has only been watching baseball since his Junior year of high school, he fell in love with it quickly. Joshua is currently a college freshman at Southeastern Louisiana University, and is studying communications. Once he graduates, he would like to write about baseball, regardless of what level. He is a huge fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, and spends his Saturday’s cheering on the Oklahoma Sooners, and his Sunday’s cheering on the Kansas City Chiefs.
J.T. Buchheit graduated with a journalism degree from Lindenwood University in May 2018. He worked as the copy editor on three schools’ newspapers from 2011 to 2018. In addition to his journalistic exploits, he also has a lot of experience onstage, with performances in 18 theatrical productions from grade school through high school and in community theater. He loves cheering on the Cardinals as well as copy-editing articles and anything else he can get his hands on.
A native of the St. Louis area, I've been going to Cardinals games for as long as I can remember. I live, breathe, and bleed Cardinals baseball. I hope to provide thought-provoking articles and a new way of thinking towards the baseball culture in St. Louis.
26 year old Data & Analytics Consultant born and raised in London, UK. A massive American Sports fan which I follow as much as possible, most importantly the St Louis Cardinals who I watch on tv and live wherever I can!
University of Iowa '22. A day without Cardinals baseball is a day wasted. Avid KC Chiefs fan in my spare time. Star Wars and The Office Enthusiast.
Just your average crazy Cardinals fan who has nothing better to do with their life other than live and breathe Cardinals baseball. Carpenter by day and contributor by night.
Wake Forest University '22. Born and raised in St. Louis, home of the #BestFansinBaseball
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