A surge in the struggling third baseman's hitting would lift the Redbirds, but the signs one might be coming are few and far between. Among other topics STL sports fans should be discussing: Why the Pirates have lost benefit of the doubt, and CoMo's high ranking among college football towns.
...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS MONDAY AND TUESDAY... .HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE LOW TO MID 90S AGAIN TODAY WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM AROUND 100 DEGREES TO 110. ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING... * TEMPERATURE...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 105 TO 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. * IMPACTS...HOT WEATHER WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESS, INCLUDING HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE. THE VERY YOUNG, THE ELDERLY, AND THOSE WITHOUT ACCESS TO AIR CONDITIONING WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS, STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM, STAY OUT OF THE SUN, AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS. TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS, IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN POSSIBLE, RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER. TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK, THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE IS AN EMERGENCY, CALL 9 1 1. &&
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