Sports Bars Expect Packed House for Series

7 years 11 months 3 weeks ago Wednesday, October 19 2011 Oct 19, 2011 Wednesday, October 19, 2011 4:47:00 PM CDT October 19, 2011 in News
By: Christy Lewis
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COLUMBIA - Campus Bar and Grill General Manager Matt Hudson expects a packed house Wednesday for the St. Louis Cardinals' first World Series game. Hudson said between the recent MU Homecoming game and the Redbirds' success, business has been good lately. "We are definitely happy monetarily right now," he said.

As a Cardinals fan, Hudson is excited about the recent wins. But as a sports bar employee, he said more games means more work. In fact, Hudson said Campus Bar and Grill closed Tuesday to give employees a break and help prepare for future busy game nights.

Hudson also said he thinks the bar will be busier as we get deeper into the series. If the series goes to game seven, the bar could stay busy through next Wednesday.

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