Found October 18, 2013 on The Cardinal Nation blog:
Weekly St. Louis Cardinals-focused chat on KXnO FOX Sports Radio 1460 in Des Moines. Late Friday afternoon, I joined Ken Miller on KXnO FOX Sports Radio 1460 in Des Moines in our weekly series to discuss the St. Louis Cardinals, “Cardinal Talk.” Though we briefly touched on the National League Championship Series Games 1 through 5, front and center is the Cardinals home matchup against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 6 of the Championship Series Friday night and the potential of a Saturday night Game 7. Cardinals followers in central Iowa can again catch St. Louis Cardinals radio broadcasts on KXnO (or on WHO when football programming conflicts) as well as my regular segment each week throughout the season, either over the air or via streaming. Or, if you miss it live, you can always catch the replay right here at The Cardinal Nation blog. Click here for audio: Brian Walton with Ken Miller (9:56) Follow me on Twitter. Follow The Cardinal Nation Blog on Facebook. Tweet This Post

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