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Gateway Grizzlies

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2013

    Answers to the Riverfront Times 2012 News Quiz

    In January Riverfront Times published its annual "News Challenge" -- 78 multiple-choice questions testing how well readers paid attention to current events over the past twelve months. Within a week, more than 100 of you submitted your answers to us. A few weeks later a dozen readers e-mailed a simi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2011

    Minor League Ballpark Sells the World's Most Expensive Hot Dog

    brocktonrox.comThis is what an $80 weiner looks like.​Minor league baseball stadiums have some pretty good eats. We've sang the praises of the chow offered at Gateway Grizzlies games and marveled at the enormity of the offerings in Akron. Next up: befuddlement over the world's most expensive ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2011

    Name the Gateway Grizzlies' New Appetizer, Win 2012 Season Tickets

    Sauget, Illinois' own Gateway Grizzlies already have some of the best eats in baseball. But bacon cheeseburgers on grilled Krispy Kreme doughnuts and hot dogs buried in cheese, bacon, grilled onions and sauerkraut aren't enough. With the help of Favazza's Specialty Foods*, they're introducing a new ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Top 5 Fast Food Frankensteins

    Alllllllrighty, folks! The theme of this post: These foods shouldn't exist.​Creators of the following high-calorie, mixed-metaphor monstrosities flew a little too close to the sun (remember what happened to Prometheus?), and yet their charred and grease-soaked bastard children of Fast Food Nat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Baseball's Best Burger Clobbered by Meat Monster from Akron

    Robin WheelerBaseball's best burger? Um, not any more.​And you thought Baseball's Best Burger would be hard to top. The Gateway Grizzlies are proud of their concessions, and we respect that. Last year we respected 'em so much that we sent a writer out to compare three of their offerings head ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2010

    This Week in Gut Check, Regurgitated

    Image via ‚ÄčThis week, everybody was talking about recalls and the food supply, Gut Check included. If you need to get caught up, find information on the egg recall here and the Walmart deli meat recall here, and then check out the video of Michael Pollan giving some big-picture perspec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    Gateway Grizzlies Best of the Best: Baseball's Best Burger vs. Baseball's Best Burger vs. Baseball's Second-Best Nachos

    Robin Wheeler​Minor league baseball stadiums have some major league eats, and the Gateway Grizzlies in scenic Sauget, Illinois, have some of the best in the nation. Adam Richman of Man v. Food is a fan, so you know the eats must be over-the-top and worth the price of admission. While Fight C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2010

    Food Safety Bill Inches Closer to Law

    The Senate's reached a "tentative agreement" on the food safety bill. The Hill reports, "'It's a clear signal that this is going to happen when they come back in September,' said Sandra Eskin, director of the Pew Health Group's Food Safety Campaign." The House passed their version of food safety leg ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2010

    Ten Things to Do for $10 This Memorial Day Weekend: May 28-31, 2010

    Looking for something to do this Memorial Day weekend? Here's a list of ten events around town that will cost you $10 or less. ​Homecoming: Fluxus and Visual Poetry by Regional Natives (Opens Friday) This new art exhibition opens Friday. Writes Paul Friswold: "Some people will tell you that F ... More >>

  • News

    July 8, 2009
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    July 8, 2009
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    July 6, 2009

    Over the Weekend: Bob Dylan on the East Side, DJ Richie Hawton at Koken Art Factory, Counting Crows Under the Arch

    The long weekend behind us, here's what you might have missed.Bob Dylan at GCS BallparkPhoto: Roy KastenBob Dylan and Donnie Herron at the end of the nightOn Thursday night, Bob Dylan, John Mellencamp and Willie Nelson performed at GCS Ballpark (home to the Gateway Grizzlies minor league team) in Sa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2009

    Fight Club Sandwich: Choose the "Battle of the Burgers" Combatants!

    The response to this first Fight Club Sandwich contest has been fantastic. All of you provided great ideas for both burgers to try and specific battles to stage. I decided it would be easier to choose from among five different battles -- a few suggested by readers, a few put together from your ideas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2009

    Monday, June 15: Calendar Pimp Suggests

    Photo courtesy Gateway Grizzlies. Shaun Seibert unleashes the other kind of slider.     Sauget's minor league team has been lauded for its concessions, but we're bigger fans of the ticket prices.  

  • Calendar

    June 10, 2009
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    March 26, 2009

    Gateway Grizzlies, the Gauntlet Has Been Thrown Down

    The West Michigan Whitecaps, a minor-league affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, will offer a 4,800-calorie burger at its stadium this season. (MSNBC)The 4-pound, $20 burger features five beef patties, five slices of cheese, nearly a cup of chili and liberal doses of salsa and corn chips, all on an 8-in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2008

    Three for Three: 7.11-7.13

    Gut Check recommends three ways you won't go hungry this weekend. 1. This week's Chefs at the Market cooking demo at the Soulard Farmers' Market (730 Carroll Street) features Gerard Craft of Niche. The 2008 Food & Wine Best New Chef will present his free cooking lesson at 10 a.m. Saturday in the ma ... More >>

  • News

    May 21, 2008
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    April 18, 2008

    Your Weekly St. Louis Food Blog Digest

    A look at what's happening at our favorite St. Louis food blogs... At One Hot Stove, Nupur is cooking up dhokaar dallnaa. Iron Stef previews the new offerings from the culinary tricksters who gave us the Krispy Kreme burger -- the Gateway Grizzlies. Lots more after the jump.

  • News

    August 15, 2007

    Minor League, Major Honor

    Joe makes a pitch for the Gateway Grizzlies

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2007

    In This Week's Issue

    photo: Jennifer Silverberg A grand slam of flavors My review of the food at GCS Stadium, home of the Gateway Grizzlies, is now online. Click here to read. Also in this week's paper: Kristie's indoor-soccer team takes on Fiji Natural Artesian Water, while Malcolm tries to keep down a Tyson ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 27, 2007

    Infield Hit

    Ian catches a Slider at the Gateway Grizzlies' GCS Stadium -- and lives to tell about it.

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2007

    Review Preview: GCS Stadium

    photo: Ian Froeb With cheese sauce, of course. What is that...thing...on the right? That, my friends, is a deep-fried White Castle Slyder, just one of the unusual food items available at GCS Stadium in Sauget, Illinois, home of the Frontier League's Gateway Grizzlies. Check back here tomorr ... More >>

  • News

    December 20, 2006

    Unreal News Challenge 2006

    Week of December 21, 2006

  • Dining

    July 19, 2006

    Ballpark Frank

    The lowdown on eats at the new ballyard

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    May 24, 2006

    Summer Wonders

    You won't want to miss these hot summer events

  • News

    August 3, 2005

    Letters

    Week of August 3, 2005

  • News

    July 27, 2005

    3 Nights in June

    Strategy, heartbreak, and joy inside the mind of a minor-league hitting coach

  • Calendar

    June 8, 2005

    This Week's Day-by-Day Picks

    Week of June 8, 2005

  • Calendar

    May 11, 2005

    This Week's Day-by-Day Picks

    Week of May 11, 2005

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    March 2, 2005

    This Week's Day-by-Day Picks

    Week of March 2, 2005

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    June 30, 2004

    Crosstown Clash

    Rascals challenge Grizzlies in their den

  • News

    January 14, 2004

    Funky Town

    Smokestacks, strip joints and a seriously solid tax base: Welcome to Sauget, Illinois

  • Calendar

    August 27, 2003

    Die, Cubs, Die

    And then die some more

  • Calendar

    August 6, 2003

    Classic Rock Clowns

    Cars & Guitars benefits Ronald McDonald House

  • Calendar

    July 16, 2003

    Baseball Been Very Bad to Me

    The Frontier League shows the way

  • Calendar

    June 30, 1999

    Night & Day

    June 30 - July 1, 1999

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    January 27, 1999
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