Benjamin Hochman: Forty-one and fired up, Adam Wainwright burns to win once more with Cardinals

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

For the veteran performer, one last tour. For the rookie performer, a first big gig. This year provides both for the same person, Adam Parrish Wainwright, the retiring ballplayer who, with hopes of similar pitch execution, will perform his original country songs Monday for 750 people. “I’m so much more worried about singing than I’ve ever been about any baseball game my entire life,” said Wainwright, who’s playing a show benefiting his charity, Big League Impact, at Boondocks Pub in Springfield, Illinois. Asked where the nerves rank from, say, pitching in the low minor leagues to facing to Car…

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