Bob Broeg St. Louis Chapter

The Bob Broeg St. Louis Chapter serves the St. Louis area. Click here to learn more about our chapter namesake, Bob Broeg, the legendary author and sports writer for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and The Sporting News, and a longtime SABR member who regularly attended chapter meetings until his death in 2005.

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Regular meetings:

The chapter’s regular monthly meetings are held at the Sports Café in Bridgeton, MO (3579 Pennridge Dr.) Members can arrive at any time after 5:00 p.m. with the business portion of the meeting kicking off at 6:45 p.m. There is no fee to attend and you don’t need to be a SABR member. The 2019 regular meeting dates are January 14, March 18, April 15, May 13, June 10, July 22, August 26, October 14, November 18, and December 16.

We also have an informal get together the first Wednesday of most months at Lester’s Sports Bar and Grill, 9906 Clayton Road in Ladue. Again, plan to arrive any time after 5 p.m. for some baseball talk. The dates for those meetings in 2019 are March 6, April 3, May 1, July 2 (Tue), August 7, September 4, October 2, November 6, and December 4. No fee to attend (other than the cost of your meal) and you don’t have to be a member of SABR.

We also have two special events scheduled for 2019:

On February 2, we will host our annual Hot Stove event on SABR Day 2019. We’ll have a luncheon with special guests at Favazza’s on the Hill. There will be a fee to attend this event. Visit for more details.

On September 21, we host our fifth annual Jim Rygelski Baseball Research Conference at Webster University. This year we hope to have both oral presentations and poster presentations and we’ll present Jim Rygelski awards to the best oral presentation and the best poster presentation about baseball.