So how important is it to Wainwright, both personally and professionally, to not only be back in the World Series two years later, but to be making such an important contribution?
The 2013 World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox even has religious figures making wagers.
St. Louis roster is loaded with homegrown talent
Before leaving for Boston, Rene Knott asked general manager John Mozeliak if Miller could have an expanded role against the Red Sox.
In today's show, Frank Cusumano offers his advice to Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith, and than talks about both World Series managers and why players are motivated by them.
Sarah Lipcaman gave birth to her son in 1982. She was induced just days before the Cardinals won the World Series so that her husband Bret and doctor could watch the games of course.