The Big 50

The Friends of the Washington Public Library speaker series will host Benjamin Hochman this Tuesday, Sept. 4, at 6:30 p.m. for a presentation on his book, “The Big 50: St. Louis Cardinals: The Men and Moments That Made the St. Louis Cardinals.”

Hochman is a sports columnist for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. His book “The Big 50” is 50 “fun chapters about your favorite players and memories, including behind-the-scenes stories and interviews,” with a foreward written by former Cardinals manager Tony LaRussa.