Famous Local Guide

Lance Lynn

Pro Athlete

It's hard to believe Lance Lynn is the third-longest tenured Cardinal, currently in his seventh season with the team. Known on the mound as a fierce competitor, he possesses an old school baseball mentality along with a dry sense of humor. A World Series champion, an All-Star, and a proud Ole Miss Rebel are some of the things you might already know about him, but we wanted to know more. What's kept this Indiana boy in St. Louis, not just during the season, but in the off-season as well?


This is your seventh year in St. Louis, do you have a favorite neighborhood or area of town?

"The CWE has been my home for the past few years. I like being able to walk everywhere and the restaurants stay open later so I can get food after the games."

Do you have any favorite spots in the CWE?

Retreat Gastropub

"Gamlin Whiskey House and Retreat Gastropub. We celebrated my 30th birthday at Retreat last month. "

Central West End

Favorite moment thus far in your career at Busch Stadium?

"Winning the World Series in my first year in the big leagues is hard to top. "


Favorite place to watch a game when you aren't playing?

Felix's Pizza Pub

"Felix's Pizza Pub in Dogtown has lots of TV. I love their double-fried wings."


What is your favorite meal and where can you get it?

Farmhaus Restaurant

"I’m a sucker for a pot roast or southern feel-good food. Farmhaus always does a great job. "

Lindenwood Park

As an Indiana boy, what are your thoughts on St. Louis style pizza?

Guido's Pizzeria & Tapas

"I actually like it. I think Guido’s on the Hill has some of the best."

The Hill

Favorite things to do in St. Louis when you aren't at the park?

"I've gotten into hockey since living here so I enjoy going to Blues games in the offseason. I also enjoy taking my daughter to the zoo and the Science Center. "