The Windup: A show about Baseball

The Windup: A show about Baseball

By The Athletic

The Athletic's flagship baseball podcast features some of the best writers and thinkers in the game. With rumors, analytics, trivia, prospects, rankings and big name interviews, we've got you covered from Spring Training through the World Series. MONDAY: Starkville with Jayson Stark & Doug Glanville | WEDNESDAY: The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig | FRIDAY: Nesbitt and Friends

Episodes

MLB Draft with Keith Law

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt. This week, we’re talking to Keith Law about Paul Skenes' rise and Jacob Wilson's call-up. Then, we're handing out draft grades! -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Keith on X/Twitter: @keithlaw Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/07/2457m 46s

Paul Skenes Mania is running wild

Welcome to The Roundtable! The Athletic's Tim Britton joins Grant & Andy this week. They give their thoughts on the All-Star Game, what is the Pirates plan with Paul Skenes and what was the best team deadlines of the last decade. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Tim on X/Twitter: @TimBritton Hosts: Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough & Tim Britton Executive Producer: Brian Smith Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/07/2451m 54s

Will Paul Skenes dominate the MLB All-Star Game?

Starkville | The Athletic's Senior Baseball Writer Ken Rosenthal joins Starkville this week and talks about some midseason awards, who will be the biggest named players to be traded at the Deadline and who could be the most surprising name to be dealt. Strange But True: Red Sox Pitcher Brayan Bello dominates and doesn't dominate in the same game vs the A's Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Producers: Brian Smith and Tim McMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/07/2459m 13s

Can baseball ever be the top dog of all the major sports again?

Welcome to The Roundtable! Marc joins the boys this week for episode #100 of The Roundtable. They talk about if they think baseball could ever be the top dog of all the major sports again, Andy's experience at the World Series of Poker in Vegas and how the All-Star uniforms and hats are terrible. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/07/2454m 46s

Jim Leyland talks about his Hall of Fame managing career

Starkville | 3-time manager of the year Jim Leyland joins us this week in Starkville. He talks about his upcoming induction into the Baseball HOF, his thoughts on the modern game for managers, who were the most special players he managed and much much more. Strange But True: Jose Miranda of the Twins goes nuts and gets 12 straight hits. He was the first player to accomplish this in 71 years. Trivia from John Fisher- This player struck out two members of the 3,000-hit club and then a member of the 500-HR club in the first inning of the All Star game. Who was the pitcher and/or the 3 players that struck out? Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/07/2459m 42s

Bandwagon teams | Mid-Season Superlatives

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re discussing the Aaron Civalde trade and choosing some teams to bandwagon. Then, we choose our favorite mid-season superlatives.  -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/07/241h 3m

Is the MLB All-Star Game still fun?

Welcome to The Roundtable! The Athletic's Cardinals writer Katie Woo is in this week. They talk about the resurgent St Louis Cardinals, if the MLB All-Star game still fun, what happened to the Braves offense and what to make of the AL West. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Katie on X/Twitter: @katiejwoo Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/07/2448m 0s

Melanie Newman talks about the amazing start for the Orioles

Starkville | The Orioles are off to an amazing start to the season. O's broadcast Melanie Newman talks about how the young Orioles have taken the next step this season, how Brandon Hyde has become a great players manager and much much more. Strange But True: The Tour de Lankford happened on Sunday. Rangers rookie Wyatt Lankford hit for the cycle during the game becoming the first player to do it this season, Doug talks about the amazing season and story Lankford has. Trivia returns next week Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Melanie on Twitter: @MelanieLynneN Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/07/2451m 58s

Mailbag! | Who needs to make a trade?

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re digging through the mailbag and answering listener submitted questions. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/06/241h 12m

The story behind MLB's obsession with Missing Bats

Welcome to The Roundtable! Athletic's Dodgers writer Fabian Ardaya is in this week. They talk about the great 5 part series by The Athletic on Missing Bats, how great a story Steven Kwan is, is it time to sell in Toronto and why the D-backs are Grant's most disappointing team. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Fabian on X/Twitter: @FabianArdaya Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/06/2447m 28s

John Shea talks about the passing of Willie Mays

Starkville | The great Willie Mays passed away last week. John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle joins the guys to talk about the life of Willie Mays, his thoughts on the current game of baseball, Willie's only regret in his life and much more. John co-authored "24: Life Stories and Lessons from the Say Hey Kid" with Willie Mays back in 2020. Strange But True: We have a first in MLB and in Starkville! There was a walk off pitch clock violation or a "clock off" to end the Rockies-Nationals game on Saturday night. Trivia from Brian St John- Who are the only two players to ever lead the League in Home Runs and Triples in the same season?  Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow John on Twitter: @JohnSheaHey Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/06/241h 5m

Remembering Willie Mays | Contender Tiers

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re remembering Willie Mays and discussing the game at Rickwood Field. Then, we’re sifting through the contender tiers to figure out who we believe in most.  -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/06/2455m 53s

Willie Mays was baseball, and the world was better because of it - by Grant Brisbee

Willie Mays died on Tuesday, June 19. Considered one of the greatest to ever play the game if not the greatest, the Hall of Famer was 93 years old. Grant Brisbee has written about the Giants since 2003 and has covered the club for The Athletic since 2019. He grew up in the Bay Area, going to games at Candlestick and even becoming a vendor there. He published this story after Mays' passing. Written version of Grant's story: https://www.nytimes.com/athletic/5574529/2024/06/19/willie-mays-wikipedia-death/ Credits: -Say Hey (The Willie Mays Song) by the Treniers (1954) -La Vie En Rose performed by Louis Armstrong (1950) -Linus and Lucy by Vince Guaraldi Trio (1964) -Skating by Vince Guaraldi Trio (1964) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/06/248m 41s

Do the Dodgers & Yankees care about the regular season and what team's are a lost cause

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. Athletic Marc is back this week to talk some ball with Andy and Grant. They talk about the if the Dodgers and Yankees are concerned about all their injuries, do they even care about the regular season and they talk about the team's that are already toast this season and have no light at the end of the tunnel. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/06/2446m 35s

J.J. Picollo talks about the Royals busy offseason, finding their identity and the new extension for Bobby Witt Jr

Starkville | The Royals are off to a pretty hot start to the season. Royals GM J.J. Picollo takes a trip to Starkville and talks about their busy offseason, finding their identity, the new extension for Bobby Witt Jr and much more. Strange But True: The Red Sox ran wild on the Yankees on Sunday night. Boston set a franchise record of 9 stolen bases in a game vs NY on Sunday Night Baseball. Trivia from Andrew Althaus: Between 1930 and 1990 only 1 player had a season with 130+ rbis and another season with 50+ steals. Can you name him? Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/06/241h

Trade Deadline Primer | Who are the buyers?

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re previewing trade season! Who are the buyers? Who are the sellers? Do the Dodgers need a shortstop?  -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/06/241h 20m

Rustin Dodd talks about the influx of gambling in baseball & the Athletic's new MLB Players Poll

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. Athletic MLB Writer Rustin Dodd is in this week for Marc.. They talk about the influx of gambling in baseball is happening and they break down the Athletic's new MLB Players Poll 2024. Here is the link to the Players Poll 2024 story: https://www.nytimes.com/athletic/5529966/2024/06/10/mlb-player-poll-overrated-underrated-worst-organization/ -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Rustin on X/Twitter: @rustindodd Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/06/2448m 36s

Brian Snitker on Braves struggles and how they can fix it

Starkville | The Braves have had an up and down start to the season. Braves Manager Brian Stinker joins Jayson and Tyler this week to give his thoughts on the state of the Braves, coaching against his son, his long journey in baseball and much much more. Strange But True: Phillies starter Ranger Suárez beat the Texas Rangers back on May 21st. Is there any other players in the history of baseball with the same name as the the name of a team that they beat? Trivia will return next week Monday June 17th. Follow Jayson on Twitter/X : @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter/X : @DougGlanville Follow Tyler in Twitter/X : @TylerKepner Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/06/2458m 59s

Selecting All Stars | Juan Soto's injury

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re selecting our MLB All Star teams and discussing Juan Soto’s injury.  -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/06/241h 1m

Is it a big deal for players to bet on baseball & what will the NL West teams do before the Trade Deadline

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The Athletic's Cardinals Writer Katie Woo joins Andy and Grant this week. They talk about if players betting on baseball is a big deal and what they think the NL West teams will do from now until the Trade Deadline. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Katie on X/Twitter: @katiejwoo Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/06/2444m 18s

Sarah Langs and Jon "Boog" Sciambi talk Lou Gehrig Day, ALS and why baseball is awesome.

Starkville | This past Sunday was Lou Gehrig Day in MLB. 2 great friends of Starkville, Sarah Langs and Jon "Boog" Sciambi visit and talk about Lou Gehrig Day, ALS and why baseball is awesome. Strange But True: Padres reliever Jeremiah Estrada strikes out 13 straight hitters in a row for a new MLB record. And the way his streak ends is pretty crazy too. Trivia from Jimmy Hawkins: Lou Gehrig had 7 seasons of 200 hits and 100 walks. Since he retired, only 5 players have done it in a season. Who are they? Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/06/241h 15m

Who’s the MVP so far? | MLB adds Negro Leagues stats

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re talking about MLB adopting stats from the Negro Leagues, the Mets rough stretch, and hand out awards for the first third of the season. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/05/241h 5m

Sam Miller talks Ángel Hernández retiring, Acuña being out for the season & much more

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. Sam Miller of Pebble Hunting joins Andy and Grant this week. They talk about some general baseball banter, umpire Ángel Hernández retiring and the season ending injury to Ronald Acuña Jr -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Sam on X/Twitter: @SamMillerBB Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/05/2451m 17s

Who are the top 5 teams? | Josh Hader's arbitration fallout

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re ranking the top 5 teams after 50 games, discussing Josh Hader’s usage restrictions, and breaking down the injuries affecting the standings. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/05/241h 1m

Pre-Memorial Day vibes for teams, the state of pitching & real numbers vs Statcast metrics

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. Grant, Andy & Marc are back together to talk some ball. They talk about the pre-memorial day vibes they are getting from some teams, the current state of pitching in MLB and comparing real numbers to Statcast metrics. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/05/2451m 11s

David Cone talks about the old school vs new school thinking on pitching in baseball

Starkville | Jayson is on vacation this week, so Doug is in solo to take over this week on the show. David Cone joins Doug and talks about the differences in the old school vs new school thinking on pitching in baseball, the change in the strike zone, the use of stats, the increase in Tommy John surgeries and much much more. No Trivia this week... but it will return for our next show on June 3rd. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/05/2448m 20s

Sweat stains, blowouts, & Juan Soto | Mailbag episode

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re talking Juan Soto’s future in pinstripes, the Elly De La Cruz show, and answering listener mailbag questions. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/05/241h 3m

Is there a big 3 in the NL, is the new bat-tracking data important & thoughts on Skenes' debut

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The Athletic's Mets writer Tim Britton is sitting in with Grant and Andy this week. They talk about the if there is a big 3 top teams in the NL, if the new bat-tracking data is important and what to make of Paul Skenes' MLB debut. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Tim on X/Twitter: @TimBritton Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/05/2448m 5s

A.J. Hinch talks about going from a player to a manager, dealing with struggling players & his involvement in the Astros cheating scandal

Starkville | The Tigers are on the rise this season and their Manager A.J. Hinch joins Starkville. He talks about his philosophy to help struggling players, his move from player to coaching, his involvement in the Astros cheating scandal and much more. Strange But True: The Pirates decided to go a little crazy and give out some free passes to the Cubs on Saturday. The Pirates gave up 6 bases loaded walks in 1 inning and somehow still won the game vs the Cubs Trivia from Jason Catania: Jose Altuve just became the 7th player to reach 300 steals AND 200 homers in the Wild Card Era (since 1995)... Can you name the other 6? Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/241h 13m

Paul Skenes debut + First Start Memories w/ Chase Whitley

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re talking Paul Skenes, other memorable pitching debuts, and an interview with Chase Whitley about his first start. Plus, what's working so well for Boston's pitching staff? -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/05/2457m 28s

Luis Arráez is traded & is Paul Skenes the real deal?

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The Athletic's Cardinals writer Katie Woo is sitting in with Grant and Andy this week. They talk about the interesting trade of Luis Arráez to the Padres, is Paul Skenes the real deal and Andy's new book- The Last of His Kind: Clayton Kershaw and the Burden of Greatness -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Katie on X/Twitter: @katiejwoo Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/05/2451m 37s

Dave Roberts talks Ohtani, Mookie, Vanilla Ice Cream and Bee Delays

Starkville | The Dodgers are on top of the NL West a little over a month into the season. Dave Roberts visits Starkville this week and talks about how Ohtani is a unicorn, Mookie Betts can do it, what to expect from his returning starting pitchers and much more. Strange But True: We hear the juicy story about the Twins rally sausage and what was the weirdest superstition that Doug witnessed when he played. Trivia from Joe Wilkins: Since the retirement of Barry Bonds, there have been 5 different players who have the title of active career home run leader... who are they? Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/241h 4m

"Cy WHAT?" April MLB Awards + Snubs

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re talking monthly awards, give out our own awards, and hit the Hot Take Hot Corner on Mookie Betts.  Read Stephen’s story on Mason Miller https://theathletic.com/5410939/2024/04/19/mason-miller-oakland-athletics-diabetes/ -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/05/2457m 26s

Mike Trout is hurt again, what we biffed in the first month & who is the least hopeless team

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. Athletic Dodgers writer Fabian Ardaya is in this week for Marc. The guys talk about Mike Trout getting hurt again, what we were wrong about after the 1st month of the season & who is the least hopeless team of the Marlins, Rockies or White Sox. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Fabian on X/Twitter: @FabianArdaya Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/05/2449m 24s

Talking Cubs, pitcher injuries & the pitch clock with Jim Deshaies

Starkville | The Cubs are off to a pretty good start even with some injuries. Cubs announcer Jim Deshaies is back to talk about the Cubs, why pitchers seem to get hurt more in MLB, if he likes the pitch clock and the crazy MLB record that he holds Strange But True: The Yankees go bananas over the weekend and score 15 runs in back to back games vs Brewers and there are a few interesting notes from the game from the mound and at the plate. Trivia from Lindsay Barnes: This month we celebrated the anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers. Who was the first member of the 300-win club to play his entire career after Robinson broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier? Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/241h 3m

Buy, Sell, or Hold + Ohtani goes to Toronto

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, we’re doing a little “Buy, Sell, or Hold” on the season’s first month, talking about Shohei Ohtani’s big trip to Toronto, and some hope for White Sox fans. Stephen on Chad Kuhl’s comeback https://theathletic.com/5443553/2024/04/25/chad-kuhl-white-sox-comeback/ Chad’s Red Sox prospects update https://theathletic.com/5446700/2024/04/26/red-sox-2020-top-prospects/ -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/04/241h

What are the Top 10 front offices in baseball?

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. They guys talk about The Athletic's big piece on the Top 10 front offices in MLB, how 40 executives voted on it and who were some of the surprise teams that did or didn't get a ton of votes. Here is a link to the article: https://theathletic.com/5424700/2024/04/24/mlb-front-office-rankings/ -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/04/2449m 50s

After fast start, can the Royals contend this season?

Starkville | The Royals are off to a good start led by Bobby Witt Jr. and a young core. Club broadcaster Rex Hudler is back to discuss the team's chances to contend and share some of the fun tales from his playing days. Strange But True: Orioles outfielder Colton Cowser found the fountains in Kansas City twice this week. Once with a home run and once when he tossed the final our of a Craig Kimbrel milestone save into the water. That was a problem! Trivia from Bill Flannagan: Stephen Strasburg retired with a 113-62 record and a winning percentage of .6457. Since divisional play (1969) only 3 HOF pitchers have finished their careers with a higher winning percentage. Who are they? Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/04/241h 25m

MLB Draft prospect rankings + news with Keith Law

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt and Chad Jennings. This week, Keith Law joins the show discuss the Paul Skenes situation in Pittsburgh and Keith’s MLB Draft top prospects rankings.  Keith’s prospect rankings https://theathletic.com/5421487/2024/04/18/mlb-draft-2024-prospect-rankings-top-50-keith-law/ -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @ChadJennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/04/2455m 9s

Behind the curtain of the MLB Power Rankings

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The Athletic's Mets writer Tim Britton is sitting in with Grant and Andy this week. They talk about the process of the MLB Power Rankings, why is Snell struggling, what is going on with the Mets & how Dwight Gooden was a pretty good pitcher -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Tim on X/Twitter: @TimBritton Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/04/2447m 55s

Tales from 50 years of baseball broadcasts with Jon Miller

Starkville | Jon Miller is celebrating 50 years of broadcaster baseball games this summer. He stopped by Starkville to share some of his favorite stories from a half century behind the microphone. Strange But True: Tigers third baseman Zach McKinstry had a 3-run error and then gave up a 3-run home run in the same inning last week. When was the last time that happened? Trivia from Mark Snyderman: This week is the 50th anniversary of Henry Aaron’s 715th home run. He is also baseball’s all-time leader in total bases, with 6,856. Only three other players finished their careers with more than 6,000 total bases. Name them. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/04/241h 14m

Jackson Holliday's debut + Jock Taxes

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt. This week, Cody Stavenhagen joins the show discuss the latest in the Ippei Mizuhara saga and react to Jackson Holliday’s promotion to the Majors. Then, former major leaguer Jacob Turner joins the show for this week’s “The Cutting Room Floor” to explain the complicated nature of taxes for athletes. Read Stephen’s story on Jackson Holliday’s debut https://theathletic.com/5407409/2024/04/11/jackson-holliday-orioles-mlb-debut-matt/ https://theathletic.com/5408717/2024/04/11/ohtani-ippei-mizuhara-fraud-charges/ -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Cody on X/Twitter: @CodyStavenhagen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/04/2444m 35s

The Roundtable | Why are pitcher injuries on the rise, Cardinals adjusting to modern baseball & the A's moving to Sacramento

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The Athletic's Cardinals writer Katie Woo is sitting in with Grant and Andy this week. They talk about why the amount of pitcher injuries is on the rise, the Cardinals trying to adjust to modern times and the A's moving from Oakland to Sacramento. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Katie on X/Twitter: @katiejwoo Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/04/2448m 21s

Total Eclipse of the Stark... ville with Jason Benetti

Starkville | On a podcast based on quirkiness, what's more quirky than a solar eclipse? New Tigers broadcaster Jason Benetti joins the show to share his own fears of the eclipse before discussing a Tigers team that is on the rise and off to a great start in 2024. Strange But True: Doug pays tribute to the team that no one will eclipse this season, the Dodgers, buy unveiling a new metric, BOF (Betts, Ohtani, Freeman). Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/04/2456m 1s

The Sacramento Athletics | Nike's jersey woes continue | Cleveland's Eclipse

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt. This week, Eric Drobny, The Athletic’s Director of Editorial Ops joins the show to offer a Sacramento insider’s look at the Oakland A’s upcoming temporary home. Then, Zack Meisel and Stephen give their takes on Nike’s jersey issues, work the “Hot Take Hot Corner”, and focus on the eclipse for this week’s “The Cutting Room Floor”. Read Zack’s story https://theathletic.com/5224300/2024/01/25/mlb-total-solar-eclipse-cleveland-guardians-april/ -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Zach on X/Twitter: @zackmeisel Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/04/2457m 8s

The Roundtable | Mookie & the Dodgers hot start, voting on MLB awards is hard & opening week thoughts

Welcome to The Roundtable! Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The Athletic's Dodgers writer Fabian Ardaya is sitting in with Grant and Andy this week. The guys talk about the Dodgers hot start, voting on MLB awards and they give some opening week thoughts on some of the surprising and disappointing teams. -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Fabian on X/Twitter: @FabianArdaya Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/04/2445m 22s

Starkville | Joe Maddon on Shohei Ohtani’s relationship with his former interpreter and much more

The Shohei Ohtani gambling scandal has dominated baseball's news cycle for two weeks. Joe Maddon spent two-plus seasons working daily with Ohtani and his former interpreter Ippei Mizuhara and he returns to Starkville to share what he witnessed. What does he think Ohtani's role is in all of this? Will this change the relationship between interpreters and athletes in the future? All that and more non-Ohtani chatter! Check out Jayson's story: https://theathletic.com/5386332/2024/04/02/joe-maddon-ohtani-mizuhara-relationship/ Strange But True: The Rockies allowed fourteen runs in one inning on Opening Day and Kyle Freeland allowed ten of them! Trivia from Michael Nearly: Who was the first athlete to play in a Final Four and a World Series Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/04/241h 3m

Opening Day Moments | Big John Gavin on The Cutting Room Floor

Welcome to The Show to Be Named Later with Stephen Nesbitt. Every week, Stephen will dive into rankings, tiers, mailbag questions and more. Stephen will be joined by friends from inside and outside of The Athletic’s newsroom. This week, Chad Jennings joins the show to recap Opening Day’s biggest moments, check the Hope-O-Meter, and a little Hot Take Hot Corner. Then, John Gavin joins Stephen and Chad for the debut of “The Cutting Room Floor” to discuss his career, life after baseball, and his Giants fandom. https://theathletic.com/5371371/2024/03/29/john-gavin-mlb-minor-league-players-giants/ -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Chad on X/Twitter: @chadjennings22 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/03/2456m 13s

The Roundtable | American League Preview, Ohtani gambling scandal & Jordan Montgomery finally signs

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about Ohtani's interpreter investigation, Arizona signing Jordan Montgomery, a preview of the American League and they give their World Series picks. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/03/2450m 20s

Starkville | National League Season Preview with Ken Rosenthal and Tyler Kepner

The Athletic Baseball Show is now The Windup! New podcast name and look but the same great baseball content. Starkville is back to get you ready for a new season with a full National League preview. Jayson Stark and Doug Glanville are joined by Ken Rosenthal and Tyler Kepner to break down every division race and make predictions. Strange But True: Inspired by Jake Cronenworth's Opening Day glove malfunction, Doug tells stories of failed gloves of the past. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/03/2450m 31s

The Roundtable | How does Blake Snell signing impact the NL West race

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys preview the NL West. Will the Dodgers win 120 games? Can the D-Backs run things back? What to expect from the Padres? Can the revamped Giants make things interesting? Will the Rockies ever stop being the Rockies? -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/03/2452m 24s

Starkville | Votto heads home and Mike Elias joins the show to talk about the Orioles rebuild, loaded farm system and lessons learned in Houston

The Orioles are 14-2 this spring at the time of recording. General Manager Mike Elias joins the show to talk about the lean years, the Orioles incredible stable of young talent, new ownership, rising expectations and more. Jayson and Doug also talk about Joey Votto signing a minor league deal with his home town team the Toronto Blue Jays. Trivia from Reggie Deal: Name the four National League MVPs who lead the league in stolen bases. In the Doug-out: Doug reflects on what it was like to adapt to a new Spring Training clubhouse towards the end of his career Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/03/241h 14m

The Roundtable | Matt Chapman to the Giants & the Athletic's Extension Guru Tim Britton breaks it all down

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Tim Britton is in for Marc this episode. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the Giants signing Matt Chapman and extension guru Tim Britton breaks down all the new extensions & who could be next in line to get one. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Tim on X/Twitter: @TimBritton We want to hear from you. We're asking you to fill out a quick survey about you and your podcast habits by going to theathletic.com/survey24. Three lucky entries will win $100 worth of Amazon gift cards too. So whether you're a long-time listener or a new one, we want your feedback. Go to: theathletic.com/survey24, that's: theathletic.com/survey24  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/03/2448m 45s

Starkville | Jenny Cavnar on the Oakland A's and breaking barriers

Jenny Cavnar is making MLB history as the first female primary play-by-play voice in league history. She's the new voice of the Oakland A's. Based in Colorado, she's been on a whirlwind tour since the announcement but made a stop in Starkville. She talks about blazing a trail, who helped her along the way, how she juggles the job with being a mom and much much more. Trivia from Sean Mason: Name five of the seven players with 500 home runs who did not win an MVP Award. In the Doug-out: Doug remembers back on one of his experiences of being sent back to the minors from Spring Training and how the experience has stuck with him. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/02/241h 14m

The Roundtable | Anthony Rendon's priorities, is Boras biffing it & issues with the new MLB jerseys

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Stephen Nesbitt is in for Marc this episode. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about Anthony Rendon's comments about baseball not being his top priority, is Scott Boras biffing it for the Boras 4 and the issues with the new jerseys debuting this season. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/02/2445m 42s

Starkville | Kyle Schwarber on coming up just short, leading off, fatherhood and more

Kyle Schwarber is back and NOT on a golf course this time! The Phillies slugger reflects on coming so close to winning it all the last two years and how hard it is to win the World Series. He also discusses the Phils' offseason, batting leadoff and the best advice he ever heard. The guys wrap it up with rapid fire. Trivia from Adam Reiter: Two hall of famers besides Adrian Beltre who played at least 500 games for three different franchises In the Doug-out: After Travis Kelce yelled at Andy Reid on the sidelines of the Super Bowl, Doug remembers one of his favorite coach relationship, that started rocky. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/241h 18m

Nesbitt & DVR | Predicting Movement in the 2024 Playoff Odds Projections

With the recent release of 2024 playoff odds from FanGraphs, Stephen and DVR attempt to identify three teams that will improve their odds of reaching the postseason at the All-Star break, and three teams that will see their playoff odds decline during that span.  Follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/2455m 46s

The Roundtable | Orioles trade for starting pitching, PECOTA projected standings & who wants Cody Bellinger

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the Orioles finally make a move to get more starting pitching, the PECOTA projected standings and they give their Super Bowl predictions. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/02/2444m 29s

Starkville | Billy Wagner joins the show to talk about missing the Hall of Fame by 5 votes and looks back on his career

Billy Wagner missed election into the Baseball Hall of Fame by five votes and has one year left on the ballot. He took some time to visit Starkville and talk about that and look back on his career with Jayson and Doug. Trivia from Ben Remis: Besides, Joe Mauer and Todd Helton, name the other seven Hall of Famers since 2010 who played their entire careers for one team. In the Doug-out, Doug shares stories of the Hall of Fame class of 2024 Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/01/241h 10m

The 3-0 Show | Hader to Houston, the Astros' Championship Window, and Reduced Spending...In Boston?

Eno, Britt & DVR discuss the Astros’ addition of Josh Hader, and wonder how much longer the championship window will stay open in Houston with free agency looming for Alex Bregman and Jose Altuve. Plus, they look at a handful of other recent free agent signings, and wonder if the reduced appetite for spending in Boston will be a one-year blip given their historical tendencies. Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/01/2457m 58s

The Roundtable | Relievers who think they can start & who has had the most disappointing offseason

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about relievers who think they can be starters, who has had the most disappointing offseason so far and we break down the Eagles getting knocked out of the NFL Playoffs. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/01/2444m 15s

The 3-0 Show | Shōta Imanaga to the Cubs, Chaim Bloom's Role in St. Louis & NL Central Observations

Eno, DVR and Katie discuss Shōta Imanaga's move to the Cubs, and the next steps in the team's offseason as they aim to contend in the NL Central. Plus, they look at the Cards' winter thus far, including the recent addition of Chaim Bloom to the front office, before taking a quick trip around the rest of division.  Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo  Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/2458m 10s

Starkville | Bruce Bochy on his 4th ring, celebrating the new running lane and Jayson heads to another HOF

4-time World Series champion manager Bruce Bochy is back. Does he have a favorite team? What if he didn't come back? Does he think about the World Series? All that and much more. Trivia from Kyle Speicher: Name the three Rays hitters who were drafted by and played in the All-Star Game for the Rays In the Doug-out, Doug celebrates the changing of the running lane! Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/241h 14m

The Roundtable | Yamamoto to the Dodgers, Sale traded to Atlanta & Sign a player palooza

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about Yamamoto signing with the Dodgers, Chris Sale traded to the Braves & sign a player palooza. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/01/2447m 57s

DVR & Ardaya: The Dodgers' Big Winter Continues

DVR and Fabian Ardaya discuss the latest big move by the Dodgers -- the acquisition and extension of Tyler Glasnow -- an offseason that appears to be far from over. They discuss the Rays' return in the trade, the expectation of more moves to come from the Dodgers, their relative lack of postseason success despite steady regular season dominance, and the other teams trying to keep pace in the NL West. Plus, how long would *you* wait for In-N-Out? Follow Fabian on Twitter @FabianArdaya Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Give the gift of The Athletic this holiday season! A one-year gift subscription is just $19.99 at theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/12/2344m 52s

The 3-0 Show | Ohtani Details, A Yamamoto Pitch, Jung Hoo Lee to the Giants & Pivots for Blue Jays and Angels

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss the latest intriguing details from Shohei Ohtani's unique contract with the Dodgers, plus the effort to bring Yoshinobu Yamamoto to Los Angeles. Additionally, they discuss Jung Hoo Lee's new deal with the Giants, Cody Bellinger as a likely more expensive alternative, and ways the Blue Jays and Angels might move forward with their offseason plans.  Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Give the gift of The Athletic this holiday season! A one-year gift subscription is just $19.99 at theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/12/2350m 14s

The Roundtable | Ohtani signs with the Dodgers & what ripple effects does it have on MLB and other teams

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about Shohei Ohtani signing with the Dodgers and what is the ripple effect it will have on MLB and other teams that missed out on him. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/12/2349m 44s

Starkville | Dave Stewart on the A's moving, Nashville baseball and more from the Winter Meetings

Starkville moves to Nashville and MLB's Winter Meetings this week. Former A's great Dave Stewart joins the show to talk about his efforts to bring baseball to Music City and who's to blame for the A's move out his home town, Oakland. He also tells stories of growing up in Oakland and sneaking into A's games and the history of his relationship with Reggie Jackson from childhood into his playing days and more. In the Doug-out, Doug pays tribute to Frank Howard with a great story from his playing days. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/12/2352m 32s

The Roundtable | Winter Meetings Day 3- Dave Roberts Ohtani comments, Verdugo to the Yankess & Stephen Nesbitt joins the show

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys are live from the Winter Meetings in Nashville and they talk about Dave Roberts comments on meetings with Othani, Verdugo traded to the Yankees & Stephen Nesbitt joins the show. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/12/2344m 24s

The Roundtable | Winter Meetings Day 1- Waiting for the Ohtani domino, Mariners trade & Céspedes Family BBQ guys join the show

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys are live from the Winter Meetings in Nashville and they talk about how everyone is waiting for the Ohtani domino to fall, the Mariners-Braves trade and the Céspedes Family BBQ guys join the show. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/12/2349m 0s

The 3-0 Show | Searching for Undervalued Free Agents & HOF Ballot Thoughts

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss several potential bargains available via free agency this winter, and a few takeaways from the Class of 2024 Hall of Fame Ballot -- including the case for Joe Mauer, the ongoing debate about PED-ERA players, and Adrián Beltré's chances of being inducted to Cooperstown in Year 1 on the ballot.  Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/11/2349m 58s

The Roundtable | Cardinals pitching shopping spree, the Cody Bellinger market & a Winter Meetings Preview

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the Cardinals going shopping for pitching, what's the market for Cody Bellinger and give a Winter Meetings preview. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/11/2348m 13s

DVR & Sammon | Predicting Landing Spots for the Top 15 MLB Free Agents

Will Sammon joins DVR in an attempt to predict where The Athletic's Top 15 remaining MLB free agents are likely to land over the course of the winter. Is Shohei Ohtani to the Dodgers inevitable? Which club in need of pitching will reach a deal with Yoshinobu Yamamoto? Will Blake Snell follow Bob Melvin to a division rival in the NL West? And, which teams looking for impactful position player upgrades end up with the likes of Cody Bellinger, Matt Chapman, and Rhys Hoskins? Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper Follow Will on Twitter @WillSammon  Check out The Athletic's Roundtable Rankings for this winter's free-agent class: https://theathletic.com/5029170/2023/11/06/free-agents-mlb-list/ Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/month for the first year (through 11/27/23) at theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/11/231h 8m

Starkville | Ron Washington on taking over the Angels and his journey back to managing

Jayson and Doug welcome Ron Washington to Starkville. The new manager of the LA Angels talks about his journey back to the managers chair after leading the Rangers to the World Series back in 2011. How has he changed over the years? Dusty Baker's influence on him as first a player and then a coach. How real was his scene in the movie Moneyball? All that and much more. Trivia from Justin Alpert: Name the five Hall of Fame pitchers since 1960 who have won a Game 7 in the World Series. In the Doug-out, Doug pays tribute to Frank Howard with a great story from his playing days. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/11/231h 16m

The 3-0 Show | Cy Young Winners, Manager Carousel & Surprising Changes

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss the results of the Cy Young Award votes in each league -- with Gerrit Cole winning his first Cy in the American League and Blake Snell winning the NL award. Plus, they examine the surprising changes of the offseason (so far), the relationship between manager and bench coach, and a few recently filled managerial vacancies with Pat Murphy (Brewers), Joe Espada (Astros) and Ron Washington (Angels) in new roles.  Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1.99/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/11/231h 5m

The Roundtable | A's look closer to moving to Las Vegas & the Offseason Pressure Index

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the latest update on the Oakland A's moving to Las Vegas and they talk about the teams who are high on the offseason pressure index to make an impact signing or deal. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/11/2346m 10s

No Bunts | Shohei Ohtani's Free Agency, MLB Manager Tracker & Spicy 2024 Predictions

On today's No Bunts season finale, Skeets and Joel discuss whether the Texas Rangers' World Series win, the favorites to sign Shohei Ohtani in free agency, automated strike zones, MLB expansion, the Chicago Cubs hiring Craig Counsell as manager, the Cincinnati Reds declining Joey Votto's option, Japanese pitching sensation Yoshinobu Yamamoto, Ichiro breaking a school window during batting practice, and some spicy 2024 MLB predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/11/2354m 1s

The Roundtable | Craig Counsell to the Cubs raises some eyebrows

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the Cubs hiring Craig Counsell and how it raised some eyebrows in the baseball world. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/11/2349m 37s

Starkville | 8 Burning questions for baseball's offseason

Jayson and Doug are joined by The Athletic's national baseball writer Tyler Kepner to answer some of the burning questions facing baseball this offseason... -Will Shohei Ohtani get a $550M contract? -Who's the best free agent starting pitcher bet? -Will Cody Bellinger have an OPS+ above 130 next season? -What team is the most desperate to have a big offseason? -Will the Dodgers spend over $550M this offseason? -Who's more likely to be traded, Juan Soto or Corbin Burnes? -Who will be next season's D-Backs? -Who will win the 2024 World series? Trivia from Jimmy Hawkins - Who's the only player to homer in the LCS for four different teams? Strange But True cover Bruce Bochy's first odd year championship Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Tyler on Twitter: @TylerKepner Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster We're on YouTube: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/11/231h 7m

On Deck | Rangers win the World Series, offseason notes and Gold Gloves

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys break down the Rangers winning the World Series, some offseason notes, Gold Glove winners and the final Homer Chase Playoff edition results -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/11/2322m 35s

Nesbitt & Law | Rangers win World Series | What's next for them and D-Backs | Top 50 Free Agents this offseason

Stephen Nesbitt and Keith Law look back on the Rangers first World Series Championship. What were the keys to Texas' run? Have they created a new blue print for when to spend big money during a rebuild? The guys then look at both organizations and how they are set up for the future. Finally Keith digs into his Top 50 Free Agents story in The Athletic. Follow Keith on Twitter/X: @keithlaw Follow Stephen on Twitter/X: @stephenjnesbitt Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/11/2359m 33s

No Bunts | Texas Rangers On The Verge Of First-Ever World Series Title

On today's No Bunts, Skeets and Joel recap the World Series so far. What's been the best game/moment? Who is the MVP frontrunner? What's been the most underrated storyline? And what's more likely: Rangers in 5 or Diamondbacks in 7? That, plus Taco Bell's 'Steal A Base, Steal A Taco' promotion, $250 sandwich sets, wearing Halloween costumes behind home plate, and the three best games from the 2023 MLB postseason. *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/11/2346m 45s

The Roundtable | Rangers are up 2-1 despite some injuries & why Corey Seager is a star

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the Rangers being up 2-1 in the World Series despite some injuries, why Corey Seager is a star and how hard it is to get back to the top of the mountain in MLB. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/10/2350m 46s

The 3-0 Show | Merrill Kelly Shines, Three Nights in Arizona & In-Series Strategic Decisions

Eno and DVR discuss the evolution of Merrill Kelly and the middle of the World Series with Games 3, 4 and 5 on tap in Arizona this week. How will Brandon Pfaadt fare in another difficult test against the Rangers? What will the D-backs do with their approach against Max Scherzer? Can Arizona follow the same script in Game 4 that the used in their bullpen game of the NLCS against the Phillies? Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/10/2345m 4s

On Deck | Crazy first 2 games of the World Series

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys break down the crazy start to the World Series with each team winning a game. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/10/2318m 50s

DVR & Law | How Long Will the Window Stay Open for the Astros & Phillies?

Keith and DVR discuss how long the contention windows will stay open for the Astros and Phillies on the heels of their elimination from the 2023 Postseason. Plus, they consider some of the key questions for 2024 in the Mets' overhaul, and their quick predictions for the World Series matchup between the D-backs and Rangers. Follow Keith on Twitter/X: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter/X: @DerekVanRiper *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Vroom. It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to Vroom dot com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! That’s Vroom dot com! Vroom dot com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/10/231h 9m

On Deck | Why people should watch the Rangers-Diamondbacks World Series & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys preview the upcoming Rangers-Diamondbacks World Series, why people should watch it and they play the Homer Chase. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Vroom. It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to Vroom dot com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! That’s Vroom dot com! Vroom dot com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/10/2318m 43s

The Roundtable | Rangers-Diamondbacks World Series Preview

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys preview the upcoming World Series matchup between the Texas Rangers and Arizona Diamondbacks. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Vroom. It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to Vroom dot com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! That’s Vroom dot com! Vroom dot com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/10/2347m 49s

No Bunts | Rangers Punch Ticket To World Series & Unsung Heroes From 2023 MLB Postseason

On today's No Bunts, Skeets and Joel discuss the Texas Rangers advancing to the World Series for the third time in franchise history, why Adolis García was an easy choice for ALCS MVP, predictions for tonight's Game 7 between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Philadelphia Phillies, unsung heroes from this 2023 postseason run (Ketel Marte, Evan Carter, Jordan Montgomery, etc.), and some of the greatest walk-offs, celebrations, and moments in MLB playoff history. -- Check out our sponsors: Vroom -- It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to Vroom dot com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! That’s Vroom dot com! Vroom dot com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/10/2347m 37s

The 3-0 Show | The ALCS Goes 7(!), Scherzer v. Javier, the NLCS Returns to Philly

Eno and DVR discuss the weekend drama from the ALCS as the series headed to Game 7 in Houston on Monday night. Plus, what will it take for Max Scherzer to hand the game over to the Rangers' "A" relievers, how might the Rangers approach Cristian Javier, and after rallying to level the NLCS at 2-2, can the D-backs stave off elimination against Aaron Nola on Monday night in Philadelphia? Follow Eno on Twitter/X: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter/X: @DerekVanRiper Subscribe to The Athletic: theathletic.com/baseballshow for $1.99/month for the first year. Check out our sponsors: Vroom -- It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to Vroom dot com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! That’s Vroom dot com! Vroom dot com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/10/231h 2m

DVR & Law | The Pfaadt Plan, Yordan Feats & Keith's AFL Trip

Keith and DVR discuss the D-backs' planned hook for Brandon Pfaadt in Game 3 of the NLCS, why the decision ultimately made sense despite how well Pfaadt pitched in the outing, a few challenges that come with utilizing matchup splits, the rise of Jordan Montgomery, Yordan Alvarez's absurd success against left-handed pitching throughout his time in the big leagues, and a few players Keith saw during his trip to the Arizona Fall League. Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Vroom. It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to Vroom.com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/10/231h 2m

The 3-0 Show | Cristian Javier Shoves, Kim Ng Leaves the Marlins & Eno Chats w/Iván Rodríguez

Britt, Eno, and DVR discuss the Astros' Game 3 win against the Rangers on the strength of another great playoff performance from Cristian Javier. Plus, the return of Max Scherzer, the NLCS' shift to Arizona where Brandon Pfaadt is tasked with quieting the Phillies' red-hot bats, and Kim Ng's surprising departure from the Marlins on the heels of a rare playoff appearance for the franchise.  Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Vroom. It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to Vroom.com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/10/2355m 14s

No Bunts | Bryce Harper's Revenge Tour, Rangers Stay Hot & Baseball Movie Trivia

On today's No Bunts, Skeets and Joel discuss if the Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper is the face of modern-day baseball, why no one is talking about the undefeated Texas Rangers, and whether the 2023 MLB postseason has been boring. That, plus what we like most (and least) about baseball, baseball movie trivia questions, and more. -- 🏝 New No Buffs on Thursday: https://www.youtube.com/@NoBuffs/streams 👕 Buy No Dunks merch at BreakingT: https://www.nodunks.com 📈 Subscribe to No Dunks on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@NoDunksInc 🗞️ Subscribe to The Athletic: http://www.theathletic.com/nodunks 🤔 Check out the latest Is [This] Good? podcast: https://www.youtube.com/@isthisgood *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Vroom. It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to Vroom.com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/10/2358m 5s

The Roundtable | MLB Playoff format issues, Rob Thomson is pulling the right strings & Zack Wheeler is a guy

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about if there are big problems with the new MLB Playoff format, what do the Dodgers & Braves need to change up, Rob Thomson is pulling all the right strings and how Zach Wheeler is a dude. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Vroom. It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to Vroom dot com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! That’s Vroom dot com! Vroom dot com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/10/2351m 35s

Starkville | Ron Darling and Jeff Francoeur preview the Phillies and D-Backs

Ron Darling and Jeff Francoeur will be bringing you all the NLCS action from Philadephia and Arizona, but before the Phillies and D-backs start, the guys paid a visit to Starkville. They look back on the upset charged Division Series before looking ahead to this series. Can the Philadelphia atmosphere lift the Phillies to a World Series title. What has made the D-backs a better team in October. Trivia from Vic Izzo: Name the three players who have won multiple LCS MVP awards. Strange But True covers Michael Harris II's amazing game-ending double play for the Braves Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster We're on YouTube: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/10/231h 18m

On Deck | Arizona-Phi NLCS Preview, ALCS Texas Rivalry & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk preview the NLCS & ALCS and play the CS round Homer Chase. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/10/2318m 44s

DVR & Nesbitt | The Phillies Eliminate the Braves, ALCS Preview & 'The Japanese Prince Fielder'

DVR and Stephen discuss the Phillies' elimination of the Braves for the second consecutive season, the upcoming ALCS matchup between the Astros and Rangers, and Rintaro Sasaki, a high school star from Japan, choosing a different path toward MLB.  Follow DVR on X at @DerekVanRiper Follow Stephen on X at @StephenJNesbitt Subscribe to The Athletic for just $2/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/10/2359m 24s

The 3-0 Show | Orlando Arcia Controversy and The Dodgers’ Legacy

Britt and Eno discuss Orlando Arcia’s comments that provided motivation for Bryce Harper in the Braves-Phillies NL Division Series, and they break down the completed Rangers-Orioles, Astros-Twins and Diamondbacks-Dodgers series. They also consider how this era of the Dodgers might be viewed in the future. Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Subscribe to The Athletic for just $2/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/10/2354m 52s

The Roundtable | Bruce Bochy Magic, Orioles will be back & the D-Backs are really fun

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys break down how Bruce Bochy is working his magic again in the postseason, the Orioles are young and will be around for awhile & how the D-Backs are really fun to watch. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/10/2349m 9s

Starkville | Skip Schumaker on making the big in-game decision, not second guessing and the Marlins surprising run to the playoffs

Marlins manager Skip Schumaker visits Starkville for the first time. He discusses making the big decision in the postseason and not second guessing yourself. Also his relationship with Kim Ng and the Marlins front office. He does some scouting on the Braves and Phillies and tells tales of his favorite pranks between himself and Adam Wainwright. Trivia from John Fisher: Name the two active players who have hit five postseason home runs for two different franchises. Strange But True covers Merrill Kelly's unlikely win over the Dodgers Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster We're on YouTube: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/10/231h 14m

On Deck | Rangers are up 2-0 on the Orioles & the Twins-Astros series is tied at 1-1

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you all season & postseason long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys break down the 2 American League series and review how things are going in the DS Round Homer Chase. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/10/2318m 37s

No Bunts | What Is Happening In The 2023 MLB Postseason!?

On today's No Bunts, Skeets and Joel break down all four MLB Division Series, discuss the biggest postseason disappointment so far, and debate the coolest places on earth — and in outer space — to watch a baseball game. 🙏 Supporting Tas Melas and his family: https://bit.ly/tasmelas -- 🏝 New No Buffs x Survivor pod: https://www.youtube.com/@NoBuffs/streams ⚾️ No Bunts talks Wild Card series: https://bit.ly/3PPthN0 👕 Buy No Dunks merch at BreakingT: https://www.nodunks.com 📈 Subscribe to No Dunks on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@NoDunksInc 🗞️ Subscribe to The Athletic: http://www.theathletic.com/nodunks 🤔 Check out the latest Is [This] Good? podcast: https://www.youtube.com/@isthisgood Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/10/2354m 35s

On Deck | Mets GM Billy Eppler's mysterious resignation & Divisional Round Previews

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you all season & postseason long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the mysterious resignation of Mets GM Billy Eppler, we preview the best Divisional Round series & play the Postseason Homer Chase. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at LinkedIn.com/ONDECK. That is LinkedIn.com/ONDECK for a 60-day free trial. Let LinkedIn Sales Navigator help you sell like a superstar today! Just go to LinkedIn.com/ONDECK and get started. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/10/2320m 7s

Nesbitt & Law | Striving to win 54% and checking in on the swept wild card teams

How can the teams that were swept in the wild card round improve heading into 2024. Can the Rays get over the hump as currently constructed? How do the Blue Jays spark their offense? Can the Brewers finally add young bats to go with their great pitching? As good as the Marlins' season was, is regression inevitable in South Florida? The guys also focus on some of the young stars who impacted the wild card round and look ahead to the Division Series. Follow Stephen on X: @StephenJNesbitt Follow Keith on X: @keithlaw Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/10/2350m 29s

The 3-0 Show | Wild Card Recap and Division Series Preview

Britt and Eno look back at the just-completed Wild Card series and size up each of the four upcoming Division Series. They also discuss Jerry Dipoto’s comment about the Mariners aiming to win 54 percent of their games and ponder whether it’s better for a team to pursue sustained success or go all in. Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Subscribe to The Athletic for just $2/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/10/231h 3m

No Bunts | Wild Card Fever + Greatest MLB Postseason Moments In Recent History

On today's No Bunts, Skeets and Joel discuss the four Wild Card series, why the MLB is the hardest sport to bet on when it comes to picking a champion, the five best things in postseason baseball from the last 10 years, and more. -- 🙏 Supporting Tas Melas and his family: https://bit.ly/tasmelas -- 🏝 New No Buffs on Thursday: https://www.youtube.com/@NoBuffs/streams 👕 Buy No Dunks merch at BreakingT: https://www.nodunks.com 📈 Subscribe to No Dunks on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@NoDunksInc 🗞️ Subscribe to The Athletic: http://www.theathletic.com/nodunks 🤔 Check out the latest Is [This] Good? podcast: https://www.youtube.com/@isthisgood Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at LinkedIn.com/ONDECK. That is LinkedIn.com/ONDECK for a 60-day free trial. Let LinkedIn Sales Navigator help you sell like a superstar today! Just go to LinkedIn.com/ONDECK and get started. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/10/2355m 41s

The Roundtable | Showalter & Kapler are let go and breaking down the Wild Card Round

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys break down Buck Showalter and Gabe Kapler being let go by the Mets & Giants and we breakdown the most exciting Wild Card games. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/10/2351m 36s

Starkville | Previewing the postseason and which manager opening is the best with Ken Rosenthal

MLB's Postseason is here and Jayson and Doug are previewing the excitement to come with the help of Ken Rosenthal. Which teams are most likely to be upset? Which free agent to be pitchers have the most on the line? Who will raise the trophy in the end? They also cover the goodbyes from baseball's final weekend and the best manager vacancy heading into the offseason. Trivia from Phil Rios: Name the five pitchers with 300 strikeout seasons in the last 20 years and name which of the five won the Cy Young Award that season. Strange But True covers Rowdy Tellez postseason clinching pitching performance. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster We're on YouTube: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/10/231h 15m

On Deck | The Postseason is set

The baseball postseason is set and Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver get you ready for the Wild Card round. They pick out their favorite series and the homer race is back, playoff edition! -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out out sponsors: Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at LinkedIn.com/ONDECK. That is LinkedIn.com/ONDECK for a 60-day free trial. Let LinkedIn Sales Navigator help you sell like a superstar today! Just go to LinkedIn.com/ONDECK and get started. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/10/2322m 49s

Nesbitt & Law | MLB Clubs best set up for continued success, and Arizona Fall League rosters

With the postseason upon us, Stephen and Keith take a look at which playoff teams are best set up to continue their success in coming years. Keith then shares which players he's most excited to see in the Arizona Fall League. Follow Stephen on X: @StephenJNesbitt Follow Keith on X: @keithlaw Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/09/2359m 55s

The 3-0 Show | NL MVP Intrigue and Wild Card Races

Britt and Eno talk about Ronald Acuña Jr.’s and Mookie Betts’ cases to win the NL MVP Award, and look at possible offseason changes for the Giants and Padres. They also break down the AL and NL wild card races and highlight teams that could go farther in the postseason than expected. Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/09/2353m 31s

On Deck | Crazy last weekend scenarios, Rangers-Mariners series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the craziness that could happen in the last weekend of the regular season, Rangers-Mariners series preview & the Arms Race. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/09/2319m 13s

The Roundtable | End of the season award time

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys break down who they think should win some of the major big awards in the AL and NL. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/09/2349m 3s

Starkville | Terry Francona reflects on his 23-year managerial career

Terry Francona is entering his final week as a Major League manager. What better time to look back on 23-years as a big league skipper to share many of his favorite stories along the way. From his difficult start with the Phillies, to a pair of Championships in Boston including the 2004 curse breaker, to 11 seasons in Cleveland. Sit back and enjoy one of the most enjoyable interviews we've ever had in Starkville! Trivia from Paul McCord: Name the three players with more hits and more home runs than Miguel Cabrera. Strange But True covers Adam Wainwright's 200th career victory Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster We're on YouTube: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors... -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/09/231h 11m

On Deck | Houston, we have a problem, Mariners-Astros series preview & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the late season slump for the Astros, Mariners- Astros series preview & the Homer Chase -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/09/2325m 57s

Nesbitt & Law | Minor League Player of the Year

Orioles shortstop Jackson Holliday was an easy choice as minor league player of the year. Stephen and Keith discuss Holliday and some other players who also had standout seasons including Rays third baseman Junior Caminero and Mets shortstop Jett Williams. They also get into Corbin Carroll's excellent rookie season and some of the front off changes around baseball including Kansas City and Detroit. The guys also talk about Keith's recent scouting trip to see the Red Sox Double-A team in Reading, PA. Follow Stephen on X: @StephenJNesbitt Follow Keith on X: @keithlaw Check out our sponsors: -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at linkedin.com/BASEBALLSHOW. -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/09/2357m 47s

The 3-0 Show | Hot Teams in September and Unheralded Rookies

Britt and Eno discuss whether it matters if teams are hot or cold in the weeks leading up to the postseason, and they assess which current contenders might be on the outside looking in come playoff time. They also talk about some rookies whose productive seasons might be under-appreciated due to their being on non-playoff teams. Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/09/2353m 4s

On Deck | Ohtani's mystery surgery, Blue Jays-Rays series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about Ohtani's mystery surgery, Blue Jays-Rays series preview & the Arms Race. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at linkedin.com/ONDECK. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/09/2323m 31s

No Bunts | Braves Have Best Offense Ever? Astros Baseball's New England Pats? Best Postseason Bets

Tas and Joel answer all the questions like: Are the Braves actually the best postseason roster? Do they have the best offense in history? Are the Astros baseball’s New England Patriots? And, should baseball move to only one set of awards? All that, plus celebrating the Orioles, picking the best postseason value bets, debating if 2023 was the best regular season over the past decade, Adam Wainwright in his “Waino Era”, and the Rays reportedly getting a new stadium. -- Check out our sponsors: -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at linkedin.com/BASEBALLSHOW. -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/09/231h 9m

The Roundtable | The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of the San Diego Padres

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the good, the bad and the ugly of the San Diego Padres past, present and future. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at linkedin.com/BASEBALLSHOW. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/09/2347m 5s

Starkville | What is up with the Red Sox? Dan Shaughnessy weighs in on the state of the franchise

The Red Sox have fired Chaim Bloom after less than four years in charge. The club that has four World Series wins this century seems to be without direction right now. The Boston Globe's Dan Shaughnessy visits Starkville to give Trivia from Nik Pearce: Four pitchers with 2000+ career strikeouts who won World Series MVP since 1996? Strange But True covers a 23-hit loss and a win after being held hitless for 10.1 innings Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster We're on YouTube: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at linkedin.com/BASEBALLSHOW. -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for fresh baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/09/231h 12m

On Deck | Clayton Kershaw speaks the truth, Orioles-Astros series preview & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about Clayton Kershaw speaking the truth, Orioles-Astros series preview & the Homer Chase. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at linkedin.com/ONDECK. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/09/2326m 5s

Nesbitt & Law | Who's to blame for the Red Sox failures, prospect call ups and players Keith was wrong about

Stephen and Keith take a look at the Red Sox organization and discuss who's to blame for the Red Sox failures beyond Chaim Bloom who was fired on Thursday after 4 seasons. Then the guys talk about some recent call ups including the Orioles Heston Kjerstad and the Cubs Pete Crow-Armstrong. Finally, after covering Keith's prospect hits this season, the guys discuss the ones he was wrong about and what went wrong. Follow Stephen on X: @StephenJNesbitt Follow Keith on X: @keithlaw Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/09/231h 7m

The 3-0 Show | The Braves Clinch the NL East (Again) and 2023’s Lasting Memories

Britt and Eno discuss the Braves’ clinching their sixth straight NL East title and the possibility of them winning several more division titles in the coming years. They also talk about Max Scherzer’s teres major strain, the Rangers’ struggles to successfully close out their postseason push and the upcoming Orioles-Rays series, and they consider which achievements from 2023 will become lasting memories for baseball fans. Britt and Eno also react to the breaking news of the Red Sox firing chief baseball officer Chaim Bloom. Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/09/2358m 34s

On Deck | Braves dig the long ball, Dodger-Mariners series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about how the Braves are rolling and crushing dingers at a crazy pace, the top weekend series and the Arms Race game. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/ONDECK Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/09/2321m 4s

No Bunts | 5 Best Things This Week + Awards Predictions

5 Best Things In Baseball include Matt Olson and Ronald Acuña hitting bombs to secure the Braves’ postseason birth, the Brewers-Yankees thriller (plus rooting for Milwaukee in the postseason), Willy Adames freaking out over meeting Derek Jeter, Cole ‘Wild Thing’ Ragans throwing three straight wild pitches, and Joey Votto’s “old man strength.” All that, plus Tas and Joel hand out the Cy Young and Rookie of the Year Awards before debating Andruw Jones’ Hall of Fame case. -- *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus 15% off the next 2 months! -Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/ONDECK Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/09/231h 10m

The Roundtable | George Kirby is frustrated & the impact of the Mets hiring David Sterns

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about Mariners pitcher George Kirby complaining about being left in the game too long, how variety is a big thing they miss in the game and the Mets hiring David Sterns -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus 15% off the next 2 months! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/09/2347m 1s

Starkville | Can the Blue Jays young stars shine in October? Broadcasters Dan Shulman and Buck Martinez join the show

After a week off, Jayson and Doug are back in Starkville for the pennant races. The Blue Jays look headed back to the Wild Card round but can the club's young core featuring Vlad Guerrero Jr. and Bo Bichette finally make some noise in October. Club broadcasters Dan Shulman and Buck Martinez visit Starkville with the answer to that and much more. Trivia from Adam Kane: Four players other than Roberto Clemente with 10 straight golf glove seasons with a OPS+ over 100. Strange But True covers when an immaculate inning isn't immaculate Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus 15% off the next 2 months! -Try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/ONDECK Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/09/231h 11m

On Deck | Jasson Dominguez has a torn UCL, Marlins-Brewers series preview & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about Yankees Jasson Dominguez having a torn UCL, Marlins-Brewers series preview & the Homer Chase, -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus 15% off the next 2 months! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/09/2323m 47s

Nesbitt & Law | September call ups and grading Keith's preseason breakout predictions

Stephen Nesbitt is back filling in for DVR. He and Keith discuss the top prospects getting September call ups and whether or not they make sense for the teams. They also look back at Keith's preseason prospect breakout predictions and see how he did. Plus, minor league robot umpires are getting an upgrade to finish out the season. Will the changes improve the product? Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithla Follow Stephen on Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt Check out our sponsors — For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/09/2359m 16s

The 3-0 Show | The Unstoppable Astros and Braves & The Yankees’ and Mets’ Youth Movements

Britt and Eno talk about the Astros’ and Braves’ surge towards the postseason as well as the Dodgers looking more vulnerable as they head into the regular season’s final stretch. They also discuss the Rays’ stealthy slugging, the youth movements underfoot in the Bronx and in Queens, teams that may soon be replacing their managers and the Diamondbacks’ persistence as an NL Wild Card contender. Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/09/2352m 44s

On Deck | The Astros are coming, Marlins-Phillies series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the red-hot Houston Astros making their late run in the AL West, the best series of the weekend and the Arms Race game. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/09/2324m 15s

No Bunts | 5 Best Things This Week + Baseball Card Fun

The 5 Best Things In Baseball This Week including Jose Altuve's home run rampage, a Braves-Dodgers series that delivered, an Astros fan interview that became an instant classic (plus a reenactment!), the possibility of Mike Trout and Pete Alonso being dealt, promising New York Yankees youth, and whether Japanese superstar Yoshinobu Yamamoto will sign with an MLB team next season. All that, plus Tas and Joel pull out some hilarious baseball cards after reliving the Keith Comstock story. -- Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Subscribe to our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow -- Check out our sponsors — For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/09/231h 11m

The Roundtable | Waiver shenanigans & what to look forward to in September in baseball

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about all the crazy waiver shenanigans from last week & what they are looking forward to in MLB in September. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/09/2349m 18s

DVR & Law | Ohio's Waiver Haul & The Difficulty of Evaluating Hit Tools

Keith and DVR discuss the Guardians and Reds' new additions via waivers, promotions for Jasson Dominguez, Austin Wells, Ronny Mauricio and Ceddanne Rafaela, and the difficulty of evaluating hit tools.  Follow Keith on X/Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on X/Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our sponsors: -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at LinkedIn.com/BASEBALLSHOW. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/09/2358m 37s

The 3-0 Show | The Cubs Won't Go Away & The Dodgers, Rays and Mariners Are Hot

Britt, Eno, and DVR discuss the Cubs' important series win over the Brewers to pull within three games of the NL Central lead, and to stay in a strong position in the battle for an NL Wild Card spot. Plus, the Rays are rolling again, the Dodgers have returned to form, and the Mariners are making good on Britt's Bold Prediction from March. Oh, and the White Sox promoted Chris Getz to be their new GM.  Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at LinkedIn.com/BASEBALLSHOW. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/08/231h 8m

On Deck | Angels go waiver crazy, Orioles-D-backs series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the Angels going crazy with waivers, Orioles-D-backs series preview and the Arms Race -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Linkedin- Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at LinkedIn dot com slash ONDECK. That is LinkedIn dot com slash ONDECK for a 60-day free trial. Let LinkedIn Sales Navigator help you sell like a superstar today! Just go to LinkedIn dot com slash ONDECK and get started. -Athletic Greens- If a comprehensive solution is what you need from your supplement routine, then try AG1 and get a FREE 1-year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/ONDECK Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/08/2321m 10s

No Bunts | 5 Baseball Home Stretch Storylines

Tas and Joel discuss the 5 Biggest Home Stretch Storylines including holes in each contender, the NL MVP race, Shohei Ohtani, the Mariners overtaking the Rangers, and the importance of the 2023 season. The fellas also debate if bringing a fishing net to the ballpark is offside, plus, Tommy Kahnle shaving his body each time he gives up a run. Follow No Bunts on Instagam: https://www.instagram.com/no_bunts/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/08/231h 14m

The Roundtable | Impact of Othani's injury, Mariners are on fire & the White Sox front office future

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the impact of Ohtani's injury, the red-hot Seattle Mariners and what does the future look like for the White Sox front office. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/08/2350m 34s

Starkville | Joe Maddon & Ken Rosenthal talk Shohei Ohtani's future and more

Joe Maddon is back in Starkville and Ken Rosenthal fills in for Doug to talk to Jayson about everything going on with Shohei Ohtani. What's the latest on his injury. Trivia from CJ Hoban: Four players not named Bonds with 250 home runs, 400 stolen bases and 2400 hits Strange But True covers the epidemic of inside the park homers Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -Right now, you can try LinkedIn Sales Navigator and get a sixty-day free trial at LinkedIn.com/BASEBALLSHOW. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/08/231h 13m

On Deck | Francona's future, Orioles closer concerns, Brewers-Cubs series preview & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The Athletic's Guardians writer Zack Meisel is filling in for Levi today. The guys talk about Terry Francona's future with Cleveland, the Orioles closer concerns, Brewers-Cubs series preview & the Homer Chase. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus -Follow Zack on X/Twitter @ZackMeisel *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/08/2323m 57s

DVR & Law | Stephen Strasburg's Career, Tiger Surprises & Fast Tracks

DVR and Keith discuss the career of Stephen Strasburg with the report this week that he will officially retire from baseball in September. Plus, the pleasant surprises in the Tigers' rebuild in 2023, and a few rapidly-rising prospects including the arrival of Nolan Schanuel in Anaheim the month after he was selected in the first-year player draft. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Subscribe to The Athletic for just $2/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our great sponsors: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Vroom. It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to vroom.com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/08/231h 2m

The 3-0 Show | Ohtani's Injury & Future Outlook and Changes in Chicago

Britt, Eno, and DVR discuss Shohei Ohtani's rest of season outlook and the future with free agency looming in the wake of a torn UCL in his pitching arm. Plus, they consider a future for Mike Trout outside of Anaheim -- how many teams would be interested in making a potential deal this winter? Finally, with the White Sox shaking things up in the front office, what is on the horizon in Chicago, and how does leading baseball operations for the White Sox stack up to potential opportunities with the Yankees, Mets and Nationals.  Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/08/231h 1m

On Deck | AL West madness, Reds-D-Backs series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the crazy 3 team race in the AL West, they preview their top series of the weekend and they play the Arms Race. -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. -If a comprehensive solution is what you need from your supplement routine, then try AG1 and get a FREE 1 year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/ONDECK -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/08/2321m 38s

No Bunts | Baseball Music Trivia

Which rapper threw out one of the worst first pitches in MLB history? Which band headlined the most concerts at a baseball stadium from 1996-2016? The Beastie Boys famously said they had: “Mad hits like ____” which MLB icon? The No Bunts crew plays trivia to answer these plus many other questions just like them. Then, inspired by a trip to Truist Park, you'll hear parts of songs in order to figure out which walkup song was played for each of the San Francisco Giants, and then Tas, Joel, and JD must eliminate one baseball superfan musician in another edition of "YER OUT!" *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/08/231h 8m

The Roundtable | What to make of the mess in the Bronx & is Brian Cashman's job safe

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys try to figure out what to make of the mess known as the New York Yankees and if it is time to move on from Brian Cashman. -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on X/Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on X/Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/08/2349m 21s

Starkville | Jed Hoyer on the surging Cubs, when he decided to buy and not sell and more

Cubs president of baseball operations Jed Hoyer makes his first trip to Starkville for a fantastic conversation. He talks about how close the Cubs were to selling, how frustrating it was watching a talented team struggle early in the season and how much more he considers the human element in trades than he did earlier in his career. He also gets into the road to the World Series in a league with the Braves and Dodgers and how electric Wrigley Field has been late in the season. Trivia from Zach Farber: Name the three active infielders who have a 200 hit season. Strange But True covers Julio Rodriguez's incredible run of 17 hits in four games. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @dougglanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our great sponsors: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Vroom. It’s the better way to buy and sell used cars, so head over to vroom.com NOW to see what your current ride is worth and check out thousands of cars to find your next one! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/08/231h 23m

On Deck | Yankees are a dumpster fire, Astros-Red Sox series preview & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the dumpster fire known a the New York Yankees, Astros-Red Sox series preview and the Homer Chase -Follow Stephen on X/Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -Follow Levi on X/Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. -If a comprehensive solution is what you need from your supplement routine, then try AG1 and get a FREE 1 year supply of Vitamin D AND 5 free AG1 Travel Packs with your first purchase. Go to drinkAG1.com/ONDECK -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/08/2326m 2s

DVR & Law | Late Callups & Changes in Oakland

Keith and DVR discuss the prospects with an opportunity to receive a late-season callup before the end of the 2023 regular season, changes to the core group of position players for the A's since Opening Day, and two players from the Paul Goldschmidt trade between the D-backs and Cardinals were designated for assignment in the same week.  Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our sponsors: LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow. Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus free shipping! For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/08/2342m 50s

The 3-0 Show | A Deep Dive Into the Blue Jays & A Look at the AL East

Kaitlyn McGrath joins DVR and Eno to discuss the Blue Jays — is this team better than the 2022 version? With more depth in the rotation and bullpen, will the position player core come through and become one of the most feared offenses in baseball again down the stretch? Plus, they take a quick look at the rest of the AL East, where the Orioles are the most likely team to clinch a bye in the first round of the playoffs, and the Yankees have fallen to long shot status to reach the postseason.  Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow Kaitlyn on Twitter @kaitlyncmcgrath Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow. Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus free shipping! For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/08/231h 5m

On Deck | Rangers-Brewers series preview, Mariners-Astros series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys preview the Rangers-Brewers weekend series, the Mariners-Astros weekend series & play the Arms Race. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow. -Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus free shipping! -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/08/2320m 0s

No Bunts | Top 5 Things In Baseball This Week + Obscure Historical Format Changes

Tas and Joel discuss if Freddie Freeman has caught Ronald Acuña in the MVP race, another walk-off bunt (!), a rough 72 hours for the Mariners, Jon Singleton returning to the Astros, MLB attendance numbers continuing to rise, and the team ceremonies for both Jose Bautista and Felix Hernandez. All that, plus, discovering some odd formats in baseball history, signed baseball, and the best punishments for losing in fantasy sports. *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow. -Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus free shipping! -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/08/231h

The Roundtable | Early MLB award predictions & what categories are actually important

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about who they would give some of the big MLB awards to if the season ended today. And they break down what categories for each award actually matter for possible voters. -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow. -Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus free shipping! -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/08/2348m 8s

Starkville | Joey Votto on the young Reds where he'll play in 2024 and more

Joey Votto is back for another visit to Starkville! He sits down for a great conversation covering a bunch of topics including... Why he's NOT happy to have a HR rate above Judge and Ohtani right now What he would do with Elly's speed What has he learned from the Reds young guys How he is still doing it at 40 When he'll retire and where does he want to play next year This week's trivia: Name the only player to save the decisive game in three straight World Series and also the only other player to do it twice. and Strange But True covers Michael Lorenzen's no hitter in his Philadelphia debut Check out our sponsors: LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow. Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus free shipping! For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/08/231h 20m

On Deck | The Cedric Mullins Show, Phillies-Blue Jays series preview & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the Cedric Mullins show from Sunday, Phillies-Blue Jays series preview & the Homer Chase -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow. -Go to hellofresh.com/50mlbshow and use code 50mlbshow for 50% off plus free shipping! -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/08/2327m 36s

DVR & Woo | Examining the Contenders in the AL & NL Central

Katie Woo joins DVR to assess the contenders in the AL Central and NL Central. Will the Twins finally pull away from the Guardians? How dangerous will this Minnesota team be in October given its league-leading strikeout rate? Which NL Central club is the most complete? Are the Brewers overlooked as an elite defensive club because of their below-average lineup? Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our sponsors... -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/08/2351m 30s

The 3-0 Show | A No-No for Michael Lorenzen, Shane McClanahan's Injury and #PettyBaseball

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss Michael Lorenzen's no-hitter, the Rays' path forward with a likely season-ending injury to Shane McClanahan, and expectations for Walker Buehler as he makes his way back from a second career Tommy John surgery. Plus, the trio introduces #PettyBaseball.  Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors... -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/08/2357m 4s

On Deck | J-Rod and the Mariners are making a run, Blue Jays-Cubs series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about J-Rod and the Mariners making a run, Blue Jays-Cubs series preview & the Arms Race. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/08/2324m 50s

No Bunts | Crying in Baseball, Davis Schneider, O's, Cubs, Money Myths, Play-Cut-Bench, and a Fight!

Tas and Joel discuss why people aren't talking about the Orioles, the NL Central race, Davis Schneider's mustache (and performance), two recent incidents which caused tears (Shohei Ohtani, Trea Turner), and another recent incident which caused laughter (Jose Ramirez knocking out Tim Anderson). The fellas also debate whether Steve Cohen is good for baseball, if small market teams are a myth, and whether you need money to win. All that, plus a round of "Play-Cut-Bench" with Aaron Judge, Manny Machado, and Trea Turner. Check out our sponsors... -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/08/231h 1m

The Roundtable | Angels Trade Deadline slide, Kevin Brown suspension & the Royals rebuilding plan

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Athletic MLB Features Writer Rustin Dodd is filling in for Marc this week. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the Angels Trade Deadline slide, Orioles announcer Kevin Brown getting suspending for giving the facts & the Royals rebuilding plan -Follow Grant on X/Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on X/Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Rustin on X/Twitter: @rustindodd *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/08/2349m 35s

Starkville | Dave Dombrowski on the deadline, Phillies moves, NL East race and more

Dave Dombrowski returns to Starkville to share thoughts on the trade deadline. What were the themes across baseball? What led to the Phillies making the moves they did? Can anyone catch the Braves in the National League East? Plus some stories from Dave's trade deadline history from Florida to Detroit to Boston and Philadelphia. Trivia from Ben Remis- Name the five 2nd baseman in MLB history to hit 40 homers in a season? Strange But True focuses on the fight in Cleveland Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @dougglanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our sponsors... -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/08/231h 13m

On Deck | Fight Night in Cleveland, Angels-Giants series preview & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the big basebrawl in Cleveland on Saturday, the top series to start the week & the Homer Chase. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/08/2325m 49s

The Roundtable | Buck didn't make those trades! Plus, the Angels push all their chips to the center

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Following Tuesday's trade deadline the guys talk about... you guessed it... Buck Showalter and the Mets. The guys also talk about the Yankees slow deadline, the Mariners return for Paul Sewald, the Rays-Guardians trade and the Angels pushing all their chips to the center of the table. -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Grant on Twitter; @GrantBrisbee *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/08/2354m 55s

DVR & Law | 2023 Trade Deadline Takeaways

Keith and DVR assess several teams' decisions at the Trade Deadline including the Marlins' choice to make multiple additions, an intriguing Guardians-Rays swap, grading moves (or the lack thereof) on a curve, the Mets' push to 'buy' prospects, and the possibility of a quick turnaround for the Cardinals in 2024.  Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/08/231h 2m

On Deck | The trade deadline is behind us

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today, the guys talk about the Rangers making some big moves, the top series of the week and the Homer Chase -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/08/2328m 26s

No Bunts | Veteran Camera Operator On His Best Moments Working Baseball f. Freeman, A-Rod, Chipper Jones

On this episode, Tas interviews Larry French, an Atlanta Braves handheld camera operator, about his 25-year career including how he got his break in the sports industry, filming on a Black Hawk helicopter, the time he lied to Bill Murray, how kind Wayne Gretzky was to him, if he sees AI taking over cameras on the baseball field, what he shares in common with Chipper Jones, getting former president Jimmy Carter on the 'Kiss Cam', the Uber/ridesharing problem at Truist Park, filming the infamous Al Horford's brother-cheerleader-sideline video, and whether he's ever been more confident in a baseball team like he is about the 2023 Atlanta Braves. All that, plus French counts down his 'Top 5 Moments in TV' featuring Freddie Freeman, Alex Rodriguez, Chipper Jones and others. -- 👕 Buy No Dunks merch at BreakingT: https://www.nodunks.com 📈 Subscribe to No Dunks on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@NoDunksInc 🗞️ Subscribe to The Athletic: http://www.theathletic.com/nodunks 🤔 New Is [This] Good? podcast: https://www.youtube.com/@isthisgood ⚾️ No Bunts with Tas and Joel talkin' baseball: https://bit.ly/3rzZI9t Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/08/231h 47m

The 3-0 Show | 2023 Trade Deadline Recap

Eno, Britt and DVR recap the 2023 MLB Trade Deadline including three impact starting pitchers landing in the AL West, the contenders that improved their rosters this most, the teams that did well for the future, and the clubs that were surprisingly quiet.  Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/08/231h 7m

Starkville | Jim Bowden on who's winning and losing the trade season so far

The trade deadline is just over 24 hours away. Jim Bowden visits Starkville to weigh in on who's winning and who's losing so far. Spoilers: He loves what the Rangers are doing and doesn't understand the Padres or Angels. Trivia from John White- Who's the active leader in player ejections? Strange But True focuses on Sal Frelick's amazing big league debut. Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @dougglanville Follow Jim on Twitter: @JimBowdenGM Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/07/231h 13m

On Deck | Rangers are making big moves, Giants-D-backs series preview & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The guys talk about the Rangers making some big moves, the top series of the week and the Homer Chase -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/07/2324m 27s

DVR & Law | Prospects on the Move via Trade & Promotions

Keith and DVR discuss the White Sox’s prospect return from the trade that sent Lucas Gilotilo and Reynaldo López to Anaheim, the arrival of Marco Luciano and Sal Frelick, a few more movers on Keith’s midseason Top-60 Prospects List update including reasons for optimism about a group of young pitchers advancing through the Pirates’ system. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Brighten up your baseball traditions with Blue Moon Belgian-Style Wheat Ale. It’s one-of-a-kind. Every time. Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/07/2356m 9s

The 3-0 Show | The Angels are Buyers(!) & Trade Deadline Mailbag Questions

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss the Angels' decision to keep Shohei Ohtani and become buyers at the Trade Deadline with the addition of Lucas Giolito and Reynaldo López in a deal with the White Sox. Plus, the Brewers add first base/DH help in a small swap with the Pirates, the Dodgers and Guardians agree to a pact, and the trio answers several mailbag questions surrounding this year's deadline.  Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Brighten up your baseball traditions with Blue Moon Belgian-Style Wheat Ale. It’s one-of-a-kind. Every time. Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/07/231h 5m

On Deck | Lance Lynn trade rumors, Brewers-Braves series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk some trade rumors involving Lance Lynn, Brewers-Braves series preview & the Arms Race. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/07/2323m 48s

No Bunts | NBA rules MLB could adopt

In this basketball-baseball mashup, Tas and Joel discuss what would happen if position players could re-enter the game after being subbed out. Or, if players and managers were ejected after receiving two 'technical foul.' Or, if there was a 'restricted area' around home plate. The fellas then debate MLB stars that could play in the NBA, and NBA players that could suit up on the field. All that, plus what MLB can learn from the NBA, whether a non-American can be the face of baseball, and Joel finishes off with some basketball-baseball hybrid trivia questions for Tas. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/07/231h 19m

The Roundtable | Everything Ohtani & the Angels with Sam Blum

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. The Athletic's Angels writer Sam Blum is filling in for Grant this week. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. They talk everything Ohtani and the Angels with 1 week till the Trade Deadline. -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Sam on Twitter: @SamBlum3 *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Brighten up your baseball traditions with Blue Moon Belgian-Style Wheat Ale. It’s one-of-a-kind. Every time. Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options. -Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit AURA.com/MLBSHOW  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/07/2346m 56s

Starkville | Scott Rolen and Fred McGriff enshrined in Cooperstown

Jayson is off doing hall of famer things at Hall of Fame weekend in Cooperstown, so Doug takes the reins this episode. He's joined by former teammate and Phillies great Mike Lieberthal who played with Scott Rolen and figured out how to pitch to Fred McGriff during his career behind the plate. The guys tell stories about both players a day after their inductions into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Doug also has his own Strange But True moment from his broadcast Sunday night in Boston. Mark Canha doing strange things for the Mets. Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @dougglanville Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/07/2348m 9s

On Deck | Rangers up & down 2nd half, Brewers-Reds series preview & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about the Rangers up & down 2nd half, Brewers-Reds series preview & the Homer Chase. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/07/2324m 46s

DVR & Law | July Debuts & Promotions, Keith's Updated Top 60 Prospects List

DVR and Keith discuss several recent debuts and promotions including the arrival of Christian Encarnacion-Strand in Cincinnati, Endy Rodriguez's opportunity with the Pirates, and new faces in Oakland with the debuts of Tyler Soderstrom and Zack Gelof. Plus, they discuss a few big movers on Keith's midseason Top 60 Prospects List. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Subscribe to The Athletic for just $2/mo: theathletic.com/baseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Help keep your dog happy and healthy for all of your adventures together with The Farmer's Dog. Get 50% off your first box at thefarmersdog.com/mlbshow -Get 25% off your order when you go to JamesAllen.com and use code MLBSHOW Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/07/2352m 31s

The 3-0 Show | The Shohei Ohtani Trade Market & Teams That Could Surge Into The Playoffs

Britt and Eno consider teams that could potentially swing a trade with the Angels for Shohei Ohtani, focusing on the Orioles and Rays, and they also ponder the reasons the Angels could have for keeping him. They also discuss some teams, including the Yankees and Padres, that could make the postseason, even though they would need a surge to qualify. Finally, Britt and Eno talk about some teams that are difficult to label as potential buyers or sellers heading into the upcoming trade deadline. Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter @enosarris Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/07/2355m 25s

On Deck | Reds & Yankees 2nd half slides, Orioles-Rays series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The Athletic's Blue Jays writer Kaitlyn McGrath is filling in for Stephen. Today they talk about the Reds & Yankees slow starts to the 2nd half, Orioles-Rays series preview & the Arms Race -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus -You can follow Kaitlyn Twitter @@kaitlyncmcgrath *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Head to FACTORMEALS.com/deck50 and use code deck50 to get 50% off.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/07/2322m 3s

No Bunts | Legends Home Run Derby? Will Shohei Ohtani Hit 60 Home Runs? Second Half Storylines

The 5 Best Things In Baseball This Week include the real prospect of a Legends Home Run Derby, Shohei Ohtani's quest for 60, the Naylor bros bashing bombs, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. continuing to hit home runs, and automated strike zone news. Tas and Joel then look back at some of their incredible (and horrible) 1st half predictions before looking ahead to some 2nd half storylines like underperforming teams that will bounce back, the Braves as the favorites, whether there will be a blockbuster trade, and more. All that, plus they debate the best start time for a game: 1pm, 4pm, or 7pm. *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Go to hellofresh.com/mlbshow50 and and use code MLBSHOW50 for 50% off plus free shipping! -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code mlbshow50 to get 50% off your first box. -LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/07/231h 4m

The Roundtable | The Trade Deadline's key team, Ohtani trade watch & the Angels predicament

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. The Athletic's Cardinals writer Katie Woo if filling in for Grant this week. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. They talk about how what team could be the key to the Trade Deadline, the latest on the Ohtani trade watch & why can't the Angels put it all together -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Help keep your dog happy and healthy for all of your adventures together with The Farmer's Dog. Get 50% off your first box at thefarmersdog.com/mlbshow -Get 25% off your order when you go to JamesAllen.com and use code MLBSHOW Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/07/2348m 36s

Starkville | Cardinals trade deadline rumors, Hall of Fame weekend & a brotherly feat

Baseball is back after the All-Star Game so Jayson Stark and Doug Glanville welcome Derick Goold, who covers the Cardinals for the St. Louis Post Dispatch, to the show. The guys talk Cardinals trade deadline rumors, Scott Rolen and the Hall of Fame & the great tradition of sending postcards while on the road during the long MLB season! Trivia from Evan Thompson: Fred McGriff hit a game-tying home run in the bottom of the ninth inning of the 1994 All-Star Game to send it to extra innings. Who are the other three players to hit either a game-tying or game-winning walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth of an All-Star Game? Strange But True examines the Naylor brothers going yard in the same inning for the Guardians! Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @dougglanville Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/07/231h 19m

On Deck | Will Ohtani get traded, Padres-Blue Jays series preview & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. The Athletic's Blue Jays writer Kaitlyn McGrath is filling in for Stephen. Today they talk about if the Angels will trade Ohtani or not, Padres-Blue Jays series preview and the Homer Chase. -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus -You can follow Kaitlyn Twitter @@kaitlyncmcgrath *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/07/2324m 3s

Nesbitt & Law | Diving into the MLB Draft and Futures Game

Now that the dust has settled on the MLB Draft, Stephen and Keith dive into how it all played out. They discuss the Pirates approach, going for high risk - high reward starter Paul Skenes. How did that impact the rest of the top 5? The Athletics stretch to take Jacob Wilson, which was both surprising and predictable. The guys then take their picks of what clubs had the best and worst overall drafts. Finally, the guys discuss the Futures Game and everything that is wrong with it in it's current setup. Follow Stephen on Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Today's episode is brought to you by: -Go to hellofresh.com/mlbshow50 and and use code MLBSHOW50 for 50% off plus free shipping! -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code mlbshow50 to get 50% off your first box. -LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/07/2352m 29s

On Deck | Derby & All Star Game thoughts, Astros-Angels series preview and the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys give their thoughts on the Home Run Derby & All Star Game, they preview Astros-Angels and they give their Arms Race picks for the weekend. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/07/2322m 27s

No Bunts | Instant 2023 MLB All-Star Game + Home Run Derby Reaction

Tas Melas and Joel MacMillan count down the Top 5 Moments from the All-Star Game including the first two at bats producing two incredible catches, entertaining mic'd up segments, Shohei Ohtani's interview, and the NL snapping its 9-game losing streak in dramatic fashion. Then, they discuss the following questions about the Derby: Will 2023 be remembered for Vladimir Guerrero Jr. or Julio Rodriguez’ 41? If both were in their prime, who wins: Vlad Sr. or Vlad Jr.? Should Randy Arozarena have put on the cowboy boots? #shoheiohtani #mlballstargame #mlb Subscribe to the podcast... Apple: bit.ly/ApTABS Spotify: bit.ly/SpTABS *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Go to hellofresh.com/mlbshow50 and and use code MLBSHOW50 for 50% off plus free shipping! -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code mlbshow50 to get 50% off your first box. -LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/07/231h 13m

The Roundtable | Derby Format Changes, 1st half surprises & 2nd half trade predictions

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk possible Home Run Derby format changes, surprises from the 1st half & 2nd half Trade Deadline predictions. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Go to hellofresh.com/mlbshow50 and and use code MLBSHOW50 for 50% off plus free shipping! -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code mlbshow50 to get 50% off your first box. -LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/07/2356m 41s

Starkville | Setting the stage for the Derby and All-Star Game in Seattle with Dave Sims + Elly does it again!

The All-Star Game heads to Seattle this week so who better to talk to than the voice of the Mariner's Dave Sims! He fills Jayson and Doug in on the Midsummer Classic festivities and they also dive into the Mariners who have disappointed through the first half of the season. Trivia from Tim Lundberg: Since the save became an official stat, one Cy Young winner has collected a save and a win in the All-Star Game. Can you name him? Strange But True examines Elly De La Cruz's remarkable steals of second, third and home Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @dougglanville Check out our sponsors... -Go to hellofresh.com/mlbshow50 and and use code MLBSHOW50 for 50% off plus free shipping! -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code mlbshow50 to get 50% off your first box. -LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at linkedin.com/mlbshow -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/07/231h 14m

DVR & Law | Keith's Final Mock, A Look Back at the 2019 Draft & Surprising Rookie Hitters

DVR and Keith discuss a few changes in Keith's final mock draft of 2023 before taking a look back at the 2019 draft class. Plus, they examine several surprising rookie hitters that have made an impact this season. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/07/2359m 50s

The 3-0 Show | Mike Trout's Injury, Impactful Absences & Picking Two to Win the World Series

Britt and DVR discuss Davey Martinez’s flap with Elly De La Cruz, the Angels’ effort to stay afloat in the playoff race without Mike Trout for the next four-plus weeks, the absence of Fernando Tatis Jr. from the 2023 All-Star Game, the teams that have been most and least impacted by injuries so far this season, and Britt’s “Pick Two” choices to win the World Series as the first half of the season winds down.  Follow Britt on Twitter @Britt_Ghiroli Follow DVR on Twitter @DerekVanRiper Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/07/2357m 58s

On Deck | Angels & Dodgers injuries, Braves-Rays series preview & the Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about the injuries piling up for the Angels & Dodgers, Braves vs Rays series preview and the Arms Race. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/07/2320m 15s

No Bunts | Midseason MLB Awards: 'The Golden Glizzies'

What gets the glizzie for best storyline? Most surprising team? Most underrated player? Best comeback story? Game of the year? Best home run celly? Best feel-good moment, among others! Plus, Tas and Joel hand out a few 'warm beer' awards for biggest 'money burner,' most disappointing player, and biggest bonehead play. -- Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/07/231h 8m

Starkville | Is Steve Cohen really handling the Mets with patience? Plus the greatest cycle ever

How does Starkville celebrate its independence? Doug shares his thoughts before Tim Britton and Will Sammon join the show to explain why Steve Cohen has gone against his business sense to be extremely patient with the Mets in a dismal season. What will New York do at the trade deadline and what does it all mean for next season? Trivia from Mark Snyderman - Name the two pitchers since 1900 to throw at least 200 innings and post a WHIP below 0.80? Strange But True examins Elly De La Cruz's remarkable cycle Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @dougglanville Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimBritton Follow Will on Twitter: @WillSammon Check out our sponsors... -Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/07/231h 24m

On Deck | Braves grill the Marlins, Phillies-Rays series preview & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about the Braves sweeping the Marlins during the weekend, Phils vs Rays series preview & the Homer Chase. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/07/2323m 8s

DVR & Law | Futures Game Rosters, All-Star Starters & Paul Skenes at 1.1?

DVR and Keith discuss the 2023 Futures Game rosters, a few surprises among the players voted in as starters for this year's All-Star Game, and a change atop Keith's latest mock draft with Paul Skenes going first overall to the Pirates.  Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our sponsors: Visit shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/06/2348m 17s

The 3-0 Show | Domingo Germán's Perfect Game, Steve Cohen's June Presser & All-Star Week Upgrades

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss Domingo Germán's perfect game in Oakland and the Yankees' ongoing effort to stay afloat in the AL playoff race while Aaron Judge and Carlos Rodón work their way back from the IL. Plus, they examine the Mets on the heels of owner Steve Cohen's late-June press conference, the Mets and Padres as potential sellers at the Trade Deadline, and upgrades for All-Star Week. (Hint: More Elly De La Cruz, Please!) Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Subscribe to The Athletic for $1/month for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our sponsors: Visit shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/06/2352m 29s

On Deck | The best of the NL East do battle, Rangers-Astros series preview & Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about the exciting battle of the 2 top teams in the NL East this weekend, they preview Rangers-Astros and they give their Arms Race picks. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/06/2322m 28s

No Bunts | Celebrating Baseball In Canada

A couple Canadians get all nostalgic discussing baseball in Canada. Tas Melas and Joel MacMillan answer questions like: Greatest accomplishment by a Canadian player? Favorite baseball moment on Canadian soil? Greatest Canadian player ever? Favorite obscure Canadian baseball moment? Highest profile Canadian player right now? Favorite Expo? Favorite Blue Jay? Subscribe to the podcast: Apple: bit.ly/ApTABS Spotify: bit.ly/SpTABS Check out our sponsors: Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/06/231h

The Roundtable | Is Showalter to blame & what the A's moving to Vegas really means

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Special guest Athletic MLB Senior Writer Evan Drelich joins the boys this episode. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk if Buck Showalter is to blame for the Mets slow start & what the A's moving to Vegas really means. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Evan on Twitter: @EvanDrellich *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/06/2347m 35s

Starkville | Will Shohei Ohtani be traded & the Angels' 25-run eruption with Jeff Fletcher & Mark Gubicza

Could Shohei Ohtani, arguably the most intriguing unicorn in all of sports, be traded? Jayson and Doug welcome on Jeff Fletcher and Mark Gubicza (Angels beat writer for SoCal News Group and author of 'Sho-Time: The Inside Story of Shohei Ohtani', and color analyst for the halos and ex-big leaguer, respectively), our Ohtani expert panel, to discuss if the most unique man in the MLB could be moved at the deadline. Later, the guys continue with the Angels-themed show by taking their best shot at an Ohtani based trivia question and reacting to the 25-run ball game in our Strange But True segment. Read 'Sho-Time: The Inside Story of Shohei Ohtani and the Greatest Baseball Season Ever Played': https://www.amazon.com/Sho-time-Inside-Shohei-Greatest-Baseball/dp/1635767970 Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @dougglanville Follow Jeff on Twitter: @JeffFletcherOCR Follow Mark on Twitter: @Markgubicza Sponsored by: Blue Moon: Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/06/231h 22m

On Deck | Football game breaks out at Coors, D-Backs vs Rays series preview & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk the crazy Angels 25-1 win at Coors on Saturday, Rays vs D-Backs series preview & the Homer Chase -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find Blue Moon delivery options Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/06/2322m 47s

DVR & Law | More June Promotions, LA Upgrades & Pleasant Pitching Surprises

DVR and Keith discuss the arrival of Henry Davis, Gavin Williams and Emmet Sheehan, opportunities for upgrades in Los Angeles, and a few of the biggest pitching surprises from the first half of the 2023 season.  Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper -Stay cool and dry all summer with Birddogs and get a FREE Yeti-style tumbler at birddogs.com/athletic use promo code ATHLETIC at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/06/2349m 43s

The 3-0 Show | The Reds Are Rolling, Trusting the Twins' Lineup & Looking for Midseason Pitching

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss the suddenly hot Cincinnati Reds, who enter the weekend on an 11-game winning streak, the search for midseason pitching and looking beyond the usual places for rotation upgrades, and the ongoing struggles of the Twins' lineup, despite a top-five barrel rate.  Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow -Stay cool and dry all summer with Birddogs and get a FREE Yeti-style tumbler at birddogs.com/athletic use promo code ATHLETIC at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/06/231h 1m

On Deck | Craziness from Rangers-White Sox, Giants vs D-backs series preview & Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk the crazy ending in the Rangers-White Sox game on Tuesday night, Giants vs D-Backs series preview and Arms Race. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Head to factormeals.com/deck50 and use code DECK50 to get 50% off your first box -Stay cool and dry all summer with Birddogs and get a FREE Yeti-style tumbler at birddogs.com/athletic use promo code ATHLETIC at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/06/2323m 2s

No Bunts | Will Ohtani Get $600 Million? Celebrating A's History, Hot Reds, Father's Day Blunder

Tas and Joel cover "The 5 Best Things In Baseball This Week" including Shohei Ohtani, the Cincinnati Reds, Luis Arraez, and a Father's Day mistake that was quickly rectified. The guys then celebrate the Oakland A's by recalling the best moments in team history and they debate the best ballpark nut in a tasty edition of "YER Out!" Subscribe to the podcast... Apple: bit.ly/ApTABS Spotify: bit.ly/SpTABS Check out our sponsors: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Stay cool and dry all summer with Birddogs and get a FREE Yeti-style tumbler at birddogs.com/athletic use promo code ATHLETIC at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/06/231h 2m

The Roundtable | Contenders vs Pretenders, Moving the Trade Deadline & Why the Marlins are fun to watch

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Stephen Nesbitt is in for Andy "The Glue" McCullough this week. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about comparing Contenders to Pretenders, should MLB move up/back the Trade Deadline & why the Marlins are fun to watch and maybe a legit contender. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Stephen on Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Stay cool and dry all summer with Birddogs and get a FREE Yeti-style tumbler at birddogs.com/athletic use promo code ATHLETIC at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/06/2348m 17s

Starkville | Dallas Braden on the Oakland baseball mess and much more

Dallas Braden is a Bay Area native, former A's player, current A's broadcaster and national baseball pundit. He has thoughts on what's happening in Oakland and visits Starkville for the first time to weigh in. He talks about his love for the franchise that gave him a chance and his love for the fanbase that cheered him on and how he is coping with all of that in the current situation. Dallas, Jayson and Doug also discuss the A's current hot streak and what's been behind the turnaround. Trivia: Since moving to Oakland, the Athletics have the most AL Rookies of the Year with seven. Can you name four of them? Strange But True covers Friday's pop fly gone wrong in the Giants-Dodgers game Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Dallas on Twitter: @DALLASBRADEN209 Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Stay cool and dry all summer with Birddogs and get a FREE Yeti-style tumbler at birddogs.com/athletic use promo code ATHLETIC at checkout. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/06/231h 31m

On Deck | Ohtani is amazing, Angels-Dodgers series preview & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about the amazing season that Ohtani is putting on this season, top series of the week & Homer Chase. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Head to factormeals.com/deck50 and use code DECK50 to get 50% off your first box -Stay cool and dry all summer with Birddogs and get a FREE Yeti-style tumbler at birddogs.com/athletic use promo code ATHLETIC at checkout. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/06/2322m 55s

DVR & Law | Luis Matos' Promotion, Seattle's Struggles, and Tricky Veteran Projections

DVR and Keith discuss expectations for Luis Matos following his promotion to San Francisco earlier this week, Marco Luciano warming up at Double-A after a slow start, underperforming bats in Seattle, tricky veteran projections from the 2013 draft class, and a surprising step back for the 2023 Royals.  Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our sponsors... -Stay cool and dry all summer with Birddogs and get a FREE Yeti-style tumbler at birddogs.com/athletic use promo code ATHLETIC at checkout. -Download the Dave app from the App store now or go to dave.com/mlbshow to learn more about banking and ExtraCash! -jamesallen.com is the online destination for designing customized engagement rings anyone will love! Get 25% off your order when you use code MLBSHOW at checkout! -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find out your Blue Moon delivery options. -Visit aura.com/mlbshow to sign up for a 14-day free trial and start protecting you and your loved ones. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/06/2350m 23s

The 3-0 Show | Another Step Toward Vegas, the Cardinals' Direction & Faith in Angels?

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss the A's taking another big step forward in John Fisher's bid to relocate the club to Las Vegas, the Cardinals' path out of the basement in the NL Central, a Subway Series that you might have missed if you blinked mid-week, and DVR's growing confidence that the Angels might be a real playoff contender this time around.  Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors... -Download the Dave app from the App store now or go to dave.com/mlbshow to learn more about banking and ExtraCash! -jamesallen.com is the online destination for designing customized engagement rings anyone will love! Get 25% off your order when you use code MLBSHOW at checkout! -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find out your Blue Moon delivery options. -Visit aura.com/mlbshow to sign up for a 14-day free trial and start protecting you and your loved ones. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/06/2350m 59s

On Deck | A lot is going on with the A's, Giants-Dodgers Preview & The Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about everything that has been going on with the Oakland A's in the last week, a Giants-Dodgers preview and the Arms Race. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/06/2322m 6s

No Bunts | Who Is Elly De La Cruz? Sub-.500 Teams To Believe In, Padres Pulling International Moves

Get to know Elly De La Cruz — how he was discovered, what makes him is so ridiculously good on a baseball field, and his jaw-dropping feats since being called up. Tas Melas and Joel MacMillan also dish on some sub-.500 AL teams you should believe in (Guardians, Mariners), some sub-.500 NL teams you should believe in (Mets, Phillies, Padres), and a new maneuver teams could use to find young prospects. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/06/2351m 2s

The Roundtable | A's reverse boycott, Position player pitching magical moment & favorite TV shows

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the A's fans having a reverse boycott in Oakland, a position player pitching magical moment & what are their favorite tv shows -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Download the Dave app from the App store now or go to dave.com/mlbshow to learn more about banking and ExtraCash! -jamesallen.com is the online destination for designing customized engagement rings anyone will love! Get 25% off your order when you use code MLBSHOW at checkout! -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find out your Blue Moon delivery options. -Visit aura.com/mlbshow to sign up for a 14-day free trial and start protecting you and your loved ones. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/06/2348m 20s

Starkville | In awe of baseball and Tommy Hutton on the Marlins great start

Flying solo this week, Doug investigates the awe of baseball. From Andrew McCutchen's 2000th hit, to Seiya Suzuki's love of Mike Trout, to Shohei Ohtani to baseball's flying into press boxes, Doug recaps a wild week that left him in awe. He also ends the show with an original poem, entitled awe. Marlins broadcaster Tommy Hutton also joins the show to discuss all the good that's happening with the Fish. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors... -Download the Dave app from the App store now or go to dave.com/mlbshow to learn more about banking and ExtraCash! -jamesallen.com is the online destination for designing customized engagement rings anyone will love! Get 25% off your order when you use code MLBSHOW at checkout! -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/baseballshow to find out your Blue Moon delivery options. -Visit aura.com/mlbshow to sign up for a 14-day free trial and start protecting you and your loved ones. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/06/231h 13m

On Deck | Takeaways from Rays-Rangers, Mariners-Marlins series preview & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys give their takeaways from the Rays-Rangers series, they preview Mariners-Marlins and they play the Homer Chase -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/06/2321m 28s

DVR & Law | Elly Joins the Reds, Manoah's Reset & Miami's Bats Heat Up

DVR and Keith discuss the arrival of Reds top prospect Elly De La Cruz as the quick rebuild in Cincinnati becomes more exciting. Plus, they examine current state of the Reds' rotation, the Blue Jays' attempt to get Alek Manoah back on track with a temporary assignment to the Florida Complex League, the Yankees' offensive woes and a concerning stretch coming without Aaron Judge in the lineup, and a Miami lineup that has surged in the last 30 days thanks to a few surprising performances. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/06/231h 2m

The 3-0 Show | Jacob deGrom's Injury, the Rangers' Rise & Grading Front Offices

Eno and DVR discuss Jacob deGrom's injury, deGrom's long-term outlook, the Rangers' rise from a five-year rebuild, the difficulty of grading front office groups and baseball operations departments, and Eno's recent look at the factors contributing to the continued rise of strikeouts.  Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @Derek VanRiper Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/06/231h 1m

On Deck | Rays & Rangers battle for MLB supremacy, Yankees-Red Sox series preview & Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about the huge Rays-Rangers series this weekend, the other big series of the weekend and the Arms Race. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/06/2320m 2s

No Bunts | Yankees-Dodgers WS Preview? Rutschman, Bichette, Yankees Reporter Chris Kirschner

Tas Melas and Joel MacMillan dissect “The 5 Best Things in Baseball This Week” — the Yankees-Dodgers series, Bo Bichette and Adley Rutschman on their way to rare feats, and Sarah Langs tributes. Then, the guys welcome in The Athletic's Chris Kirschner to discuss everything Yankees — Aaron Judge's toe, Josh Donaldson's future, if New York has enough to win it all, and more. Finally, Joel hits Tas with some Aaron Boone trivia. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/06/2350m 35s

The Roundtable | Alek Manoah's struggles & could Ohtani and Goldschmidt be traded

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the tough start to Alek Manoah's season and if there is any chance that Ohtani and/or Paul Goldschmidt get traded before the deadline. (This episode was recorded before Alek Manoah was optioned to the minor leagues on Tuesday) -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/06/2347m 40s

Starkville | Rangers GM Chris Young on his club's hot start, big free agent signings and Ivy League baseball

Texas Rangers General Manager Chris Young makes his first trip to Starkville. His Club leads the AL West and has been led by an explosive offense with the best run differential in baseball. He talks about how they've surprised everyone, the club's major free agent signings over the last couple of offseasons, and his approach to the job as a former Major League pitcher. Trivia: Name the two players who hit at least 350 home runs and struck out less than 500 times in their careers Strange but True examines Ryan McKenna's 35 mph eephus pitch Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/06/231h 14m

On Deck | Here comes the Judge, Mets-Braves series preview & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about Aaron Judge's amazing start to the season, Mets-Braves series preview along with a few other series & the Homer Chase -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/06/2322m 20s

DVR & Law | Aggressive Promotion in Atlanta, Padres Problems & Improving Twins

DVR and Keith discuss the latest aggressive promotion in Atlanta with AJ Smith-Shawver's arrival to the big league club, the 2023 struggles of Michael Harris II, Ozzie Albies' missing stolen bases, the Giants' attempt to climb out of the middle of the pack in the National League again this summer, the surprising problems of the Padres, and a Twins roster that continues to improve. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code mlbshow50 to get 50% off your first box. -Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/06/2356m 30s

The 3-0 Show | Finding Fits & Identifying This Summer's Buyers & Sellers

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss the outlook for the 2023 Trade Deadline including several teams that have fallen below 5.0% playoff odds. Are the White Sox uniquely positioned to make waves with an underachieving roster this summer? Could the Guardians address their lack of power by finding a deal for Eloy Jiménez? How aggressive should the Orioles be in the loaded AL East? Will this be another year that prompts the Dodgers to deal for an impact starting pitcher? And, will the D-backs be content to upgrade their bullpen while letting their young core do the heavy lifting in a bid to reach the postseason? Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow DVR on Twitter: @Derek VanRiper Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code mlbshow50 to get 50% off your first box. -Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/06/231h 1m

On Deck | May Breakouts to buy/sell, Braves-D-Backs preview & Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus *Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow *Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code mlbshow50 to get 50% off your first box. -Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/06/2321m 26s

No Bunts | Pete Alonso's Home Run Chase, Mike Trout Divisiveness, Horrendous A's

The crew dissects “The 5 Best Things in Baseball This Week” — Pete Alonso streaking for 60, an umpire caught on a hot mic, horrendous A's records, Julio Rodríguez getting hot, and Mike Soroka. Tas and Joel then discuss Mike Trout and why his career is so divisive for some fans. Finally, they have to eliminate one career of Hall of Famers to never win a championship (Barry Bonds, Ken Griffey Jr., and Tony Gwynn) in a new edition of "Yer Out!". Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/05/2352m 41s

The Roundtable | Are the Giants for real, are the Blue Jays cooked & do you believe in the Orioles

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about if the Giants are for real, are the Blue Jays cooked and they believe in the Orioles. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Today's episode is brought to you by: -Check out shop.bluemoonbrewingcompany.com for baseball merch, and visit get.bluemoonbeer.com/BASEBALLSHOW to find Blue Moon delivery options -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code mlbshow50 to get 50% off your first box. -Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/05/2349m 19s

Nesbitt & Law | Keith's Mock Draft 1.0 + recent MLB debuts

Keith's first mock draft of the season is out and highlights maybe the most fun draft since 2011. Five players at the top of the draft would be easy number one picks any other year. Stephen and Keith break it down from Dylan Crews to Wyatt Langford and much more. Some early season prospect performances including the Mariners Bryce Miller and recent call ups like Bobby Miller making his first start for the Dodgers. Check out Keith's full mock: https://theathletic.com/4539593/2023/05/24/mlb-mock-draft-dylan-crews-pirates/ Follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Check out our sponsors: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Download the Dave app from the App store right now or go to dave.com/mlbshow -Head to www.FACTORMEALS.com/deck50 and use code deck50 to get 50% off your first box. That’s code deck50 at FACTOR MEALS.com/deck50 to get 50% off your first box. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/05/2355m 30s

The 3-0 Show | Surging Yankees, Padres’ Progress & AL West Roundup

Eno and Britt make note of Gerrit Cole’s consistency and the Yankees’ recent surge, and they ponder whether they can catch the Rays in the AL East standings. They also talk about Juan Soto’s resurgence, the Mets’ rest-of-season prospects and the wide-open race in the AL West. Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Sunday -- Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to www.getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/05/2354m 13s

On Deck | Padres are struggling, Dodgers vs Rays series preview & Arms Race/Homer Chase combo meal

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about what to make of the Padres start to the season, Dodgers-Rays series preview & our Arms Race and Homer Chase contests. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/05/2318m 36s

No Bunts | Grading Teams, Recasting "Succession" With MLB Figures, 5 Best Things In Baseball

The crew dissects “The 5 Best Things in Baseball This Week” — Ronald Acuña, Yankees moves, Dennis Kasumba, Trea Turner, and record attendance numbers. Tas and Joel then hand out grades to the Padres, Marlins, Rangers, Tigers, Blue Jays, Cardinals, and Padres. Finally, they commemorate the series finale of “Succession” by recasting it with people from the world of baseball. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/05/231h 10m

The Roundtable | Mets are showing signs of life, NL West talk & Why the A's are really bad

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about how the Mets are showing signs of life, the Padres & Dodgers struggling and how the numbers show how bad the A's really are. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Today's episode is brought to you by: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Download the Dave app from the App store right now or go to dave.com/mlbshow -Head to www.FACTORMEALS.com/deck50 and use code deck50 to get 50% off your first box. That’s code deck50 at FACTOR MEALS.com/deck50 to get 50% off your first box. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/05/2347m 37s

Starkville | Ken Rosenthal's early look at the trade deadline, managerial hot seats and much more

Ken Rosenthal, the all-time leader in visits to Starkville, is back again. The guys look ahead to the trade deadline and discuss the best players who will be available for contenders to go after. They also check in on the early season managerial hot seat, talk about Aaron Judge's "glance-gate" and Ken shares his thoughts on the how the rule changes are impacting the game. All that and more. Trivia: Outside of Mike Schmidt and Christy Matthewson, name the other nine members of the 500 home run club who played at least 50 games at first base? Strange but True examines a grand slam hit by a player without a position. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors: -To get 15% off go to mudwtr.com/mlbshow to support the show and use code MLBSHOW for 15% off -Download the Dave app from the App store right now or go to dave.com/mlbshow -Head to www.FACTORMEALS.com/deck50 and use code deck50 to get 50% off your first box. That’s code deck50 at FACTOR MEALS.com/deck50 to get 50% off your first box. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/05/231h 27m

On Deck | Cardinals are back on track, Top series of the week & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about how the Cardinals got things back on track, the top series of the week & their Homer Chase picks for the week. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/05/2320m 30s

DVR & Law | May Promotions & Pitching Health Woes

DVR and Keith discuss the arrival of Eury Pérez and Matt McLain, long-term optimism in Pittsburgh despite the Pirates' May slide, Elly De La Cruz's improved strikeout rate, the difficult choice of holding onto pitching as a potential non-playoff team in 2023, Dustin May's injury, and the return of Matthew Liberatore to St. Louis.  Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/05/231h

The 3-0 Show | Sticky Stuff, Rasmussen's Injury & Another Mets Promotion

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss Domingo Germán's sticky-stuff ejection, the significance of Drew Rasmussen's injury, a gem from Jack Flaherty and the Cardinals' recent turnaround, the promotion of Mark Vientos as the Mets look for a boost, and stolen-base leaders from the past calendar year.  Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Today's episode is brought to you by: Sunday -- Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to www.getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/05/231h 2m

On Deck | The Astros are on fire, Top weekend series & Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about how the Astros have really turned things around in May, the top series of the weekend and the Arms Race contest. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/05/2317m 50s

No Bunts | Yankees-Jays Beef Is Sizzling, Building A Custom Stadium, Best Value Free Agents

The No Bunts crew dissects the Yankees-Blue Jays Aaron Judge "cheating" fiasco, marvel at a walk-off bunt, and name the best value free agents. Tas, Joel, and JD then each build a stadium by drafting cities, team names, signature food and drinks, among other categories. Finally, they end the show by conducting another fun edition of "Yer Out!" where one stadium home run celebration must be eliminated. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/05/231h 8m

The Roundtable | Was Judge trying to cheat & the most surprising/disappointing things in the 1st quarter of the season

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk what happened in Toronto with Aaron Judge and if he was trying to cheat & they give some of their biggest surprises and disappointments from the 1st quarter of the MLB season. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow -Today's episode is brought to you by: Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to www.getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/05/2349m 18s

Starkville | The Orioles are ahead of schedule and broadcasters Kevin Brown and Ben McDonald tell us why

At the time of recording the Orioles are 26-14, the second best record in baseball. The club's broadcasters Kevin Brown and Ben McDonald visit Starkville to explain how they're doing it. How much of the teams turnaround starting in 2022 is due to the arrival of Adley Rutschman? The dominance of Yennier Canó out of the bullpen. The teams strange antics and rituals that have created a great clubhouse vibe. All that and more! Trivia: Name the six pitchers who won Cy Young Awards separated by at least 7 seasons? Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Kevin on Twitter: @kevinnbrown Follow Ben on Twitter: @realbenmcdonald Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors... Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to www.getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/05/231h 16m

On Deck | Can the Rays keep things rolling, Top series of the week & the Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys talk about if they think the Rays can keep things rolling with all their injuries, what are their top series of the week & update the Homer Chase -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/05/2319m 44s

DVR & Sammon | Breaking Down the Mets' Recent Slide & Opportunity in the NL Central

DVR and Will discuss the recent skid for the Mets, the overall struggles of their starting rotation in the face of multiple injuries, reasons for optimism with Brett Baty and Francisco Álvarez performing well, the overall state of the NL East as Atlanta tries to weather rotation injuries, and an NL Central that is completely up for grabs. Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Follow Will on Twitter: @WillSammon Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/05/2350m 4s

The 3-0 Show | Kenley's Cooperstown Bid, A Case for Trading Now & Buying the Rangers?

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss Kenley Jansen's achievement of joining the 400-save club, whether his career will eventually lead him to Cooperstown, and if we'll ever see another 400-save reliever after Jansen (and likely, Craig Kimbrel). Plus, DVR gets overcaffeinated and makes a case for the Marlins to be an aggressive team well ahead of the trade deadline to address their core position player needs, and the trio discusses the strong start for the Rangers despite injuries to Jacob deGrom and Corey Seager. Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Checkout our great sponsors... Download the Dave app from the App store or go to dave.com/mlbshow. Sign up for an Extra Cash account and get up to 500 dollars instantly. For terms and conditions go to dave.com/legal. Instant transfer fees apply. Banking services provided by Evolve bank and trust. Member FDIC. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/05/2356m 45s

On Deck | What's wrong with the Mets, Top weekend series & Arms Race

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. Today the guys break down what's gone wrong for the Mets, the top series of the weekend & their Thursday game called Arms Race. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/05/2316m 43s

No Bunts | 5 Best Things In Baseball, AAPI Month, Assigning MLB Teams Corporate Names

Tas and Joel dissect J.P. France’s ‘perfect’ debut, the 'New York State of Panic', the returns of Liam Hendriks and Bryce Harper, and if Wander Franco’s ‘ball flip’ and the Padres displaying ‘Crying Kershaw’ were in bad taste. Then, in celebration of AAPI Heritage Month, the fellas talk Asian baseball and assign MLB teams corporate names in the spirit of the Japanese, Korean and Taiwanese leagues. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/05/231h

The Roundtable | Is Buck Showalter untouchable, who is the current 3rd best MLB team & Katie Woo talks Cardinals

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk if Buck Showalter is untouchable, who is the current 3rd best team in MLB & Katie Woo joins the guys to talk about what's going on with the Cardinals. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow -Today's episode is brought to you by: Download the Dave app from the App store or go to dave.com/mlbshow. Sign up for an Extra Cash account and get up to 500 dollars instantly. For terms and conditions go to dave.com/legal. Instant transfer fees apply. Banking services provided by Evolve bank and trust. Member FDIC. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/05/2349m 15s

Starkville | Sarah Langs on why Baseball Is The Best and her fight against ALS

Sarah Langs is back for a return visit to Starkville. ESPN and MLB.com's stat and research guru announced last fall that she has ALS. She joins Jayson and Doug to discuss that part of her story, including her new initiative to raise money to battle the disease, but also some of the crazy things that are happening around baseball in 2023 that make it THE BEST. Trivia (from Sarah): Name the 5 players who homered at 20 and 40 years old for the same team? Let’s raise awareness + $ with fist bumps for ALS! Donate to ALS research if you wish: https://bit.ly/FistBumps4ALS Post fist bump vid or pic Nominate at least 3 Use #FistBumps4ALS Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Sarah on Twitter: @SlangsOnSports Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Checkout our great sponsors... Download the Dave app from the App store or go to dave.com/mlbshow. Sign up for an Extra Cash account and get up to 500 dollars instantly. For terms and conditions go to dave.com/legal. Instant transfer fees apply. Banking services provided by Evolve bank and trust. Member FDIC. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/05/231h 31m

On Deck | What's going on in St Louis, Top Series of the week & Homer Chase

Stephen Nesbitt and Levi Weaver will be coming to you every Monday and Thursday all season long to preview upcoming series and advance major storylines along with their own style of fun. In the first episode they talk about what's going on with the Cardinals, their top series of the week & their Monday game called Homer Chase. -You can follow Stephen on Twitter @stephenjnesbitt -You can follow Levi on Twitter @ThreeTwoEephus Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/05/2318m 40s

DVR & Law | More Pitching Prospects Arrive, A Look at LSU, and Long-Term White Sox Disappointment

DVR and Keith discuss a few more prospect pitchers with Bryce Miller and Brandon Pfaadt joining their respective big-league rotations, prospects coming from a wider range of college programs, the emergence of Brent Rooker, Keith's recent look at Paul Skenes and Dylan Crews, and the reasons for the overall disappointment from the White Sox since their World Series title back in 2005. Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/231h 2m

The 3-0 Show | Pitcher Injuries, Puzzling Offenses & the Return of Speedsters

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss the early-season pitcher injuries and wonder if there will be more to come as fatigue builds over the course of the year. Plus, are concerns about the Yankees overblown? Which club has a better chance to pull out of it's early-season funk: the White Sox or the Cardinals? And, will the return of stolen bases enable teams to build offenses with less power? Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors... For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Head to factor75.com/mlbshow40 and use code MLBSHOW40 to get 40% off your first box For a limited time, Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to getsunday.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/05/2356m 32s

No Bunts | One Month Into MLB Season

The 2023 MLB season is one month old and No Bunts takes stock of what’s going on — Are the Pirates, Orioles, or Rangers the biggest surprise? Are the Cardinals, Yankees, or White Sox the biggest disappointment? Who is the early front runner for AL MVP? What about the NL? All that, plus the oddest development (canceling the Braves ‘Big Hat’ Celebration), the most heartwarming story (Drew Maggi, Bryce Harper), and biggest big money disappointment (Arenado, Machado, Scherzer) from baseball’s first month. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/05/2358m 5s

The Roundtable | Are Home Run Celebrations necessary & struggling teams we should be worried about

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about if the HR celebrations are getting out of hand and should we be worried about the slow starts for the White Sox, Cardinals & Yankees. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow -Check out our sponsors... For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Head to factor75.com/mlbshow40 and use code MLBSHOW40 to get 40% off your first box For a limited time, Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to getsunday.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/05/2351m 2s

Starkville | Drew Maggi's magical week with the Pirates

Drew Maggi reached the Majors last week with the Pirates after 13 years in the minors. The week was capped by his first big league hit and RBI on Saturday. After all that he made some time to visit Starkville to discuss all the emotions and behind the scenes moments that he'll never forget. Trivia: Name the four players to steal a base in four different decades? Strange But True: The Rays were no hit for six inning and then scored 10 runs in the seventh. That's not all. Jayson and Doug discuss all the quirky details. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Check out our sponsors... For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Head to factor75.com/mlbshow40 and use code MLBSHOW40 to get 40% off your first box For a limited time, Sunday is offering our listeners 50% off your first box! So you can get started today for as little as $55 when you go to getsunday.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/05/231h 16m

DVR & Law | A Flurry of Prospect Promotions & Demotions

DVR and Keith discuss a busy week of promotions and demotions including the arrival of two pitching prospects in Cleveland -- Tanner Bibee & Logan Allen -- the Rays' decision to demote Taj Bradley after an excellent three-start stretch, the Cardinals' choice to option Jordan Walker to Triple-A, and more.   Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/04/2351m 15s

The 3-0 Show | Whose April Will Be Forgotten By the All-Star Break?

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss the April surprises that they believe will no longer be a story once we reach the second half of the season. Will Nolan Arenado and the Cardinals recovery from a sluggish start? Are the Rays the clear favorite in the AL East? Why is Britt refusing to buy the Orioles' fast start? Should we believe the Pirates' April is a sign of things to come all year long in the NL Central? Plus, the perseverance of Drew Maggi, debuting this week after 13 seasons in the minor leagues.  Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/04/2357m 59s

No Bunts | ‘Facing Nolan’ Doc Review

Tas, Joel, and JD discuss a 2022 baseball documentary focused on the life and career of legendary Texan, Nolan Ryan. What was the best part? What’s something they learned about Ryan? Why didn’t “The Ryan Express” win a Cy Young? What’s his most unbreakable record? All that, plus the fellas have to eliminate one of Nolan Ryan’s signature seasonings — Beef, steak, or fajita in a weekly edition of "Yer OUT!" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/04/231h 15m

The Roundtable | Oakland A's could be moving to Las Vegas & could the Pirates actually be good?

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the news on the A's possibly moving to Las Vegas & what to make of the Pirates hot start to the season. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/04/2349m 7s

Starkville | Joe Maddon on The Book of Joe, Ohtani's future and MUCH more

Joe Maddon is back in Starkville. A year removed from managing, Joe has had time to reflect on the game, release a book, play a LOT of golf and look ahead to the future of the game. So there was plenty to talk about when he sat down with Jayson and Doug. Trivia: Four pitchers who retired 100 wins over .500 and played their entire careers with one team? Strange But True takes a look at some of the wild outcomes that the new rules gave us last week! Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/04/231h 35m

DVR & Law | Mookie Betts at Shortstop, Bumgarner DFA'd & More Pitching Coming in Cincinnati

DVR and Keith discuss the Dodgers' decision to give Mookie Betts a look at shortstop, the D-backs' decision to designate Madison Bumgarner for assignment, early struggles in San Francisco, more pitching on the way for the Reds, and a very fast rise through the Angels' system for Zach Neto. Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Today's show is brought to you by — Sunday: Need Lawn Care? Full-season plans start at just $109, and you can get 20% off when you visit getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/04/231h

The 3-0 Show | Fernando Tatis Jr. Returns, the Vegas A's, and Max Scherzer's Ejection

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss the return of Fernando Tatis Jr. after a lengthy and tumultuous absence that included a PED suspension and shoulder surgery, the A’s purchase of land in Las Vegas as the team departs Oakland, Max Scherzer’s sticky-stuff ejection, and a potential new era in promoting regular season matchups with the Yankees-Angels this week drawing the Judge v. Ohtani tagline.  Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/04/2346m 0s

No Bunts | Beer Sales, Buyin' or Sellin', Yer Out!

Time to buy or sell into some MLB trends! Tas and Joel debate if the Paders will win the NL West, whether we'll see a no-hitter this season, if Yordan Alvarez is Big Papi 2.0, plus others. Then, they welcome Seb Winkler — an Associate Pilot Brewer for Terrapin Beer Co. at Atlanta's Truist Park — into the studio to discuss what goes into creating beer for baseball fans, teams extending beer sales in response to shorter games, "The Homer Hose", and more. Finally, the fellas have to drop one of the poutine dog, dry chicken wings, or a burnt ends mac and cheese in "Yer OUT!". -- Need Lawn Care? Full-season plans start at just $109, and you can get 20% off when you visit getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/04/2358m 24s

The Roundtable | Breaking down the NL West & what's going on with the A's

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about how the NL West is looking about 20 games into the season and they try to figure out what is going on with the Oakland A's. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow -Need Lawn Care? Full-season plans start at just $109, and you can get 20% off when you visit getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/04/2348m 14s

Starkville | Life after 13-0 with Erik Neander, Rays President of Baseball Ops

The Rays 13-game win streak to start the season is over. Now it's time to focus on the rest of the season and the club's President of Baseball Operations, Erik Neander, visits Starkville to discuss that and much more. Trivia: Jayson and Doug try to make it seven straight correct answers. The question is - Who are the last two active players to play in four decades? Strange But True focuses on the minor league Trash Panda's incredible no-hitter that they lost by allowing seven runs. All that plus trivia! Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow --Need Lawn Care? Full-season plans start at just $109, and you can get 20% off when you visit getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/04/231h 7m

DVR & Nesbitt | The Rays' Depth Test, A Potential Pirate Extension & Weekend Matchups

DVR and Stephen discuss the test at hand for the Rays' depth as injuries pile up in their rotation, and when they think the team's unbeaten streak to begin the season will end. Plus, they discuss Bryan Reynolds' great start and potential for an extension with the Pirates, the benefits and fun of opt-outs in player contracts, a prospect promoted in Minnesota, and the series they are most likely forward to this weekend.  Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Follow Stephen on Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Today's show is brought to you by — Factor: Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code MLBSHOW50 to get 50% off your first box. Aura: For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/04/231h

The 3-0 Show | Early Injuries, Sweeper Mania & Great Team Homer Celebrations

Eno, Britt and DVR discuss another wave of key early injuries, the rise of the 'sweeper' to become baseball's hottest new pitch, reasons to patient with Anthony Volpe, and a highly enjoyable batch of team celebrations.  Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Today's show is brought to you by — Factor: Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code MLBSHOW50 to get 50% off your first box. Aura: For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/04/2354m 13s

No Bunts | Early MLB proclamations + attending a game in 2023

Tas Melas and Joel MacMillan play “It’s only April, but…” in order to make some bold statements about the new rules, the Tampa Bay Rays, the coolest player in the game, Aaron Judge’s home run chase, the Los Angeles Angels, the Toronto Blue Jays’ stadium and more. All that, plus, Tas attends an Atlanta Braves game, and the guys gotta drop one of Camden Yards, Wrigley Field, and Petco Park in "Yer OUT!". -- 🏝 No Buffs 'Survivor 44' recaps: https://www.youtube.com/NoBuffs 🤔 Is [This] Good? podcast with Alex Wong: https://youtu.be/oiVbBU0CnGc 👕 New No Dunks merch available now: https://www.nodunks.com 📈 Subscribe to No Dunks on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/NoDunksInc​​​​ 🗞 Subscribe to The Athletic: http://www.theathletic.com/nodunks -- Today's show is brought to you by — Factor: Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code MLBSHOW50 to get 50% off your first box. Aura: For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/04/231h 13m

The Roundtable | The Rays are on FIRE & when should we care about early season numbers

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the Tampa Bay Rays smoking hot start to the season, when should we care about early season numbers & what team should you be concerned about that is off to a slow start. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code MLBSHOW50 to get 50% off your first box -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/04/2350m 47s

Starkville | Terry Francona on Guardians, his new documentary, the scooter and more

One of Starkville's favorite guests, Terry Francona, is back! MLB Network is making a documentary about the longtime Guardians, Red Sox and Phillies manager. He talks about his young and talented team in Cleveland, his broken tooth this spring, his legendary scooter and much more. Trivia: Jayson and Doug try to make it six straight correct answers. The question is - Who are the three sets of players who lead the AL & NL in homers the year before being teammates before Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton did it in 2018? Strange But True focuses on the wild play at home plate between the Braves and Padres on Saturday night Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow -Head to factormeals.com/mlbshow50 and use code MLBSHOW50 to get 50% off your first box -For a limited time, Aura is offering our listeners a 14 day trial plus a check of your data to see if your personal information has been leaked online, all for FREE when you visit aura.com/mlbshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/04/231h 15m

DVR & Law | Grayson Rodriguez's Debut & Early Prospect Graduations

Keith and DVR discuss the big-league debut of Grayson Rodriguez, the improved outlook for the 2023 Rangers, Padres teenage catcher prospect Ethan Salas, the high ceiling of A's pitcher Mason Miller, early-season graduations from the top prospect list (and a new No. 1 overall player on most lists), a quick turnaround for the Brewers' minor-league system, and the Rays' surprisingly poor recent track record in the MLB Draft. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/04/2354m 43s

The 3-0 Show | Enjoying and Overreacting to Tiny Samples

Britt and DVR discuss the early reaction and their appreciation of the new rules, before enjoying the season's first installment of 'Overreaction Theatre'. The Rays have parlayed an easy stretch of schedule into an excellent start, the Mets had a quiet first week with the bats (before getting to Corbin Burnes on Wednesday), Eloy Jiménez is back on the IL, and the Yankees are running out of uniform numbers.  Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/04/2351m 24s

The Roundtable | The pitch clock actually works & thoughts on the 1st week of the season

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Marc is on vacation this week, so Levi Weaver of The Athletic & "The Windup" is filling in. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys gives their thoughts on the first week of the season, who has surprised/disappointed and how successful the pitch clock has been so far. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Levi on Twitter: @ThreeTwoEephus -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow -Stay informed on all the biggest stories in baseball. Sign up for "The Windup"-- https://theathletic.com/newsletters/the-windup/ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/04/2347m 8s

Starkville | Theo Epstein on what's working with MLB's new rules and what's next

For the third straight season, Theo Epstein is spending the start of the MLB season in Starkville. A year ago, he discussed upcoming rules that could change the sport. Now those rules are here, so what does he think so far? The guys also look to the future what what could be next. Strange But True focuses on a wild opening weekend of baseball and trivia looks back on some opening series good-byes. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/04/231h 39m

The Athletic's Opening Day Live Panel | Part 2

In honor of Opening Day, The Athletic and Other Half Brewing came together for a watch party and baseball panel discussion in Brooklyn, New York. Part 2 of the panel features The Athletic's Eno Sarris, Emma Span, Evan Drellich and Rustin Dodd take questions from the audience to set the tone for the 2023 season. They cover a slew of topics facing the game in 2023. Check out the video on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/04/2348m 55s

The Athletic's Opening Day Live Panel | Part 1

In honor of Opening Day, The Athletic and Other Half Brewing came together for a watch party and baseball panel discussion in Brooklyn, New York. Part 1 of the panel features The Athletic's Eno Sarris, Ken Rosenthal and Tim Britton. They cover a slew of topics facing the game in 2023... -The new rules -What players are complaining about -Eno's thoughts on pitcher command -Who are the guys most excited to see in 2023 -Robo Umps -Expansion -Fantasy and much more Check out the video on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/04/2345m 21s

DVR & Law | Early Depth Tests for Contenders & Surprising Omissions

DVR and Keith discuss a few players that Keith scouted during his latest trip to Arizona before examining the early depth tests for the Dodgers, Yankees and Astros with key early-season injuries. Plus, they discuss top prospects that were surprisingly omitted from Opening Day rosters, and whether spring training is a difference maker in those decisions for most clubs. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/04/2358m 17s

The 3-0 Show | 2023 Bold Predictions

DVR returns to join Eno and Britt as the trio shares their bold predictions for the 2023 season. Plus, they share their picks for Rookie of the Year, Cy Young award, MVP, and Pennant winners for each league, along with selections to bring home the World Series in October.  Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Subscribe to The Athletic for just $1/mo to start: theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/03/2356m 5s

No Bunts | 2023 MLB Season Preview

Tas Melas and Joel MacMillan get pumped for the upcoming season: What will be the biggest storyline? Who will outperform expectations? Which rookie will be a standout? Will there be a new member of the 40-40 club? Bold predictions, WBC carryover, and the reasons for casuals to get in early. -- 🏝 No Buffs 'Survivor 44' recaps: https://www.youtube.com/NoBuffs 🤔 New Is [This] Good? podcast with Fumi Abe: https://youtu.be/i48A4XJEewU 👕 Support the show, buy No Dunks merch: https://www.nodunks.com 📈 Subscribe to No Dunks on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/NoDunksInc​​​​ 🗞 Subscribe to The Athletic, $1 month: http://www.theathletic.com/nodunks #mlb #mlbpredictions2023 #mlbseasonpreview Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/03/2351m 23s

The Roundtable | AL East Preview & World Series Predictions

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys preview the AL East and give their World Series Predictions -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/03/2356m 53s

Starkville | Season predictions with Harold Reynolds

It's Starkville's final tuneup before Opening Day! Harold Reynolds joins the show to look ahead to a season that promises to be different. They guys discuss how the new rules with REALLY affect the game including the return of the prolific base stealer. then they try to predict the madness... -What teams will surprise us? -What player surprised/impressed this spring? -Ohtani predictions -World Series matchups and winners Then Jayson and Doug answer some Ricky Henderson trivia and discuss the good and the bad that can happen when players are sent to the managers office in the final days of Spring Training. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/03/231h 18m

Nesbitt & Law | Draft prospects rising a falling and MLB rookies ready to breakout

With the college baseball season off and running, it's time to check in on the stock of some top draft prospects. Stephen and Keith talk about Wyatt Langford, Chase Dollander, Paul Skenes, Hurston Waldrep, Rhett Lowder and more. And with a week to go until Opening Day the guys discuss what prospects could make Opening Day rosters and make an early impact at the Major League level. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow Stephen on Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Need Lawn Care? Full-season plans start at just $109, and you can get 20% off when you visit getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout! LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at LinkedIn.com/mlbshow Visit aura.com/mlbshow to sign up for a 14 day free trial to start protecting you and your loved one's online data Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/03/2356m 31s

Ken's Mailbag | Answering your WBC Questions and looking ahead to Opening Day

Ken is back from his wild ride through the World Baseball Classic. He broadcasted 10 games in 12 days for Fox and he's answering all of your WBC questions and more... -Should the WBC be moved to a later date? -Could other cities host WBC games? -How did the baseball impact the WBC? -Going worst to first -Will we ever see another knuckleballer? -Opt outs vs player options -Why isn't Vancouver considered an expansion option? -How to plan a Spring Training trip? Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Need Lawn Care? Full-season plans start at just $109, and you can get 20% off when you visit getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout! LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at LinkedIn.com/mlbshow Visit aura.com/mlbshow to sign up for a 14 day free trial to start protecting you and your loved one's online data Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/03/2340m 10s

No Bunts | WBC Championship: Everything You Need To Know

On today's No Bunts, Tas Melas and Joel MacMillan discuss Japan's victory at the WBC including Shohei Ohtani proving he's the world's greatest, Ohtani striking out Mike Trout, and his new visible swagger. They also break down the Top 5 Articles of Clothing from the tournament, the biggest storylines in the history of the event, phenom Roki Sasaki, and the injuries to Edwin Diaz and Jose Altuve. Apple: bit.ly/ApTABS Spotify: bit.ly/SpTABS YouTube: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/03/231h 14m

The 3-0 Show | NL East Preview

Flipping the schedule a bit this week. The Athletic Baseball Show's division previews continue as The 3-0 Show takes a closer look at the ultra-competitive NL East. What is the key to the Braves winning another division title? Can the Phillies back up their World Series trip with a division crown? Will all the Mets spending pay off? Can the Marlins young pitching and up and coming prospects keep them in the race? How far away is the next National's competitive window? -Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli -Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Need Lawn Care? Full-season plans start at just $109, and you can get 20% off when you visit getsunday.com/mlbshow at checkout! LinkedIn Jobs helps you find the qualified candidates you want to talk to, faster. Post your job for free at LinkedIn.com/mlbshow Visit aura.com/mlbshow to sign up for a 14 day free trial to start protecting you and your loved one's online data Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/03/2356m 47s

The 3-0 Show | NL Central Preview

The Athletic Baseball Show's division previews continue as The 3-0 Show takes a closer look at the NL Central. Eno, Britt and Katie discuss whether the Brewers have enough offense to contend. Will the Cardinals avoid a stumble and take the division as expected? Can the Cubs make the division a three team race? What's the best case scenario for the Pirates and Reds? -Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli -Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris -Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/03/231h 6m

No Bunts | At The World Baseball Classic In Taiwan

On this season's premiere edition of No Bunts, Tas Melas and Joel MacMillan dig into Joel's trip to a WBC game between Cuba and Chinese Taipei in Taiwan — What was the atmosphere like? Does each player have his own chant? And, are the cheerleaders distracting? Tas and Joel also discuss the WBC mercy rule, the plexiglass around the infield, and how the new MLB rule changes are affecting games (positively!). Apple: bit.ly/ApTABS Spotify: bit.ly/SpTABS YouTube: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/03/2358m 26s

Starkville | Puerto Rico's "perfect game," the WBC and more with Eduardo Perez

Puerto Rico made history on Monday night with a walk-off "perfect game" in the World Baseball Classic against Israel. The 8-inning game may not technically be a perfecto but it counts in Starkville. Big-time P.R. supporter Eduardo Perez joins the show to talk about helping to put the team together, how he thinks the tournament will play out and much more. Jayson and Doug also check in on MLB's new rules through a few weeks of Spring Training and visit the Doug-out. All that plus trivia! Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Eduardo on Twitter: @PerezEd Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Watch the episode on our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/03/231h 41m

The Roundtable | AL Central Preview

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys preview the AL Central and give their pick on who they think will win the Division. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/03/2354m 26s

Ken's Mailbag | Are we headed to another lockout and what to expect from World Baseball Classic

Tim and Ken open up the show by talking about the World Baseball Classic and why baseball fans should be excited for the international tournament that starts this week. Then in the mailbag... -Why do clubs consider Spring Training game results in position battles? -How can MLB avoid another lockout in 2026? -Is there a way to incentivize contract extensions to keep players from moving? -Will MLB rescind rules if they don't achieve their intended affect? -Will teams change the way they scout and develop players based on new rules? -Will expansion to Nashville receive pushback from the Braves or Reds? -Do the Padres have enough pitching depth to contend and will they add more? Those questions and more! To be a part of next week's episode call the voicemail at 646-543-7072 or email tabaseballshow@gmail.com. Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/03/2337m 30s

Nesbitt & Law | Early spring prospect performances and who should have biggest impact in 2023

We are a week into Spring Training games so no better time to check in on some way too early prospect performances. Stephen and Keith then discuss Keith's 20 prospects who should make the biggest impact in 2023. Need a subscription? Sign up for $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow Stephen on Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/03/2351m 56s

The Roundtable | NL West Preview

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys preview the NL West and who they think will win the division. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/2358m 23s

Starkville | Clock-offs and Mets broadcasting great Gary Cohen

As baseball adapts to new rules, Starkville is right where you want to be as Jayson and Doug make sense of MLB's first "clock-off." Then the guys welcome Mets broadcasting legend Gary Cohen to the show for the first time. They cover everything from the 2023 Mets to Bartolo Colon's home run and much more. In honor of Gary's visit, we have NL East trivia and more on the crazy start to Spring Training in the Doug-out. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our new YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/02/231h 22m

The 3-0 Show | AL West Preview

With Spring Training games days away, Eno Sarris and Katie Woo start The Athletic Baseball Show season previews by taking a closer look at the AL West. 3:30 - Will the Angels disappoint us again? 14:40 - Will Astros pitching hold up all season? 25:00 - Reasons to be optimistic about the Athletics? 39:15 - Can Mariners take next step? 54:02 - Will the Rangers big spending pay off? Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Subscribe to The Athletic at $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/231h 6m

Ken Rosenthal and Evan Drellich look back on Astros sign stealing scandal

For the first time since breaking the story in November of 2019, Ken Rosenthal and Evan Drellich talk together about the reporting that went into the story that changed the sport. They go beyond that initial story and dig into Evan's new book, 'Winning Fixes Everything,' which dives deeper into the workplace environment of the Astros under the ownership of Jim Crane. Follow Evan on Twitter: @EvanDrellich Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Buy the book: https://a.co/d/c2hxWsP Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/02/2344m 27s

Nesbitt & Law | The best and worst of Keith's Farm System Rankings

Stephen Nesbitt and Keith take a closer look at the top and bottom of Keith's Farm System Rankings. What makes the Dodgers organization such a develpment machine? How have the Tigers managed to not improve their system in recent years? The Braves are depleted because of graduation and big trades. How long will they be down? Also, surprising systems (good and bad) and how the loss of shot-season leagues is impacting prospect development. What makes the Dodgers so good --How have the Tigers managed to not improve their system --Braves bottoming out at 29 because of trades. How long will it take to replenish the system --Surprising system's good and bad (Rockies good, Red Sox bad) --Loss of losing the short season leagues... It hurts international free agents who aren't ready for low-A ball at 19 years old. --Trade Subscribers to The Athletic can view the list here: https://theathletic.com/4132943/2023/01/30/top-100-mlb-prospects-2023-keith-law/ Need a subscription? Sign up for $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow Stephen on Twitter: @stephenjnesbitt Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/02/2358m 4s

Starkville | Going golfing with Kyle Schwarber

In a Starkville first, Kyle Schwarber joins the show while playing 18 with J.T. Realmuto and Bryson Stott. Besides his slice, Schwarber talks about bouncing back from a World Series defeat, playing for Team USA in the WBC, supporting first responders, what he loves about Philadelphia and much more! Jayson and Doug also cover the rule changes coming in Spring Training. Glanville shares his most memorable first day of Spring Training in the Doug-out. All that, plus trivia! Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Kyle on Twitter: @kschwarb12 Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out Schwarber's golf swing and the full interview on our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/231h 26m

The Roundtable | New 2023 MLB Rule Changes

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about some of the new MLB rule changes for the upcoming season and which ones will have the most impact on improving the game. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/2352m 53s

The 3-0 Show | 2023 Rebound Draft

Katie, Eno & DVR host their first-ever Rebound Draft, attempting to build the best five-player combination of 2023 bounce-back players -- and -- a squad that outperforms Fernando Tatis Jr. during the upcoming season.  Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Subscribe to The Athletic at $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/231h 2m

Starkville | Adam Wainwright on retirement, the WBC, his music career and more

Adam Wainwright makes his first visit to Starkville as he prepares for his final season as a player. He discusses what he hopes to accomplish this year, what he learned from watching Yadier Molina and Albert Pujols go through it last year, old man walks in every city, life without Yadi, The World Baseball Classic and his upcoming music album that will be released this season. Jayson and Doug also explain what's great about MLB's new schedule. Then, in the Doug-out, we hear the origin story behind Doug's marriage and what a two week road trip had to do with it.  All that, plus Super Bowl/World Series trivia! Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Adam on Twitter: @UncleCharlie50 Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out the full Wainwright interview on our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/02/231h 29m

DVR & Law | Keith's 2023 Top 100 Prospects

DVR and Keith discuss Keith's recently released 2023 Top 100 MLB Prospects list. Topics include Corbin Carroll and Gunnar Henderson leading the way in organizations with several impact players on the horizon, Jackson Chourio and Elly De La Cruz making big leaps into the top-five overall, Eury Perez becoming Keith's highest-ranked pitching prospect, and a few of the other players with paths to 2023 opportunities are discussed including *six* Guardians prospects, Miguel Vargas, and Brett Baty. Subscribers to The Athletic can view the list here: https://theathletic.com/4132943/2023/01/30/top-100-mlb-prospects-2023-keith-law/ Need a subscription? Sign up for $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/02/2355m 50s

The Roundtable | The Who Won't Win the World Series Team Draft

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys do a "who won't win the World Series" team draft and come to a conclusion of who are the 2 top teams heading into the season, via their draft results. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/01/2352m 8s

Ken's Mailbag | Sarah Langs and Pedro Gomez honored, International baseball, luxury tax fun and more

Tim and Ken open up the show by talking about Sarah Langs and Pedro Gomez who were both honored last weekend for their love of and impact on baseball. Then in the mailbag... -Explaining the Dodgers offseason -What makes a good free agency destination -The uneven luxury tax playing field -How expansion will work -An All-Star Game in Toronto -The future of the World Baseball Classic -MLB in Europe -Marlins ownership Those questions and more! To be a part of next week's episode call the voicemail at 646-543-7072 or email tabaseballshow@gmail.com. Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/01/2342m 56s

The 3-0 Show | Scott Rolen is Headed to Cooperstown, Arte's Change Of Heart & Opportunity for Jordan Walker

Eno, Katie and DVR discuss Scott Rolen's election to the Baseball Hall of Fame and the uphill battle recent candidates have faced to be voted in by the BBWAA. Plus, allegations of domestic violence against Mike Clevinger, Arte Moreno's decision to keep the Angels, a new shortstop in Boston, and the path for Jordan Walker to make an impact for the Cardinals in 2023.  National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1.800.799.SAFE (7233), Text START to 88788, or visit thehotline.org for more information. Subscribe to The Athletic at $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/231h 1m

Starkville | In Cooperstown with Brian Kenny

Jayson is in Cooperstown for Tuesday's Hall of Fame announcement. He sits down with Brian Kenny to talk about his ballot and the tough decisions he made. They discuss Scott Rolen, Andruw Jones, Todd Helton, Carlos Beltran and more. Plus another trip to the Doug-out with some Scott Rolen stories Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out the full Jaffe interview on our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/01/231h 13m

DVR & Law | A Fair Swap, Contact Quality & A 2023 Cubs Outlook

Keith and DVR discuss Keith's process ahead of the updated Top 100 Prospects List and organizational rankings, before looking back at the big December trade between the D-backs and Blue Jays, quality of contact and whether teams are making quicker decisions about players with that information, and if the 2023 Cubs have improved enough to make a run in the NL Central. Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/01/2346m 16s

The Roundtable | Correa has officially signed, Devers back to the Red Sox & Front Office good/bad trends

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about Carlos Correa officially signing with the Twins, Rafael Devers is back with the Red Sox & discussing some Front Office good/bad trends. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/01/2351m 41s

Ken's Mailbag | Red's ownership does it again, trade talk and teams that haven't done enough

For the second straight season, Red's president Phil Castellini has alienated fans with controversial comments. Tim and Ken discuss that and then open up the mailbag... -Why don't teams make trades contingent on contract agreements? -Why haven't there been more trades this offseason? -Did Red Sox try to sign Correa when Story was injured? -When will Guardians trade prospects? -Are Marlins going to trade from pitching surplus? -Will teams limit WBC participation in the future? -If Ohtani gets 10+ year contract, how will things look at the end? -Deferred payments and luxury tax? Those questions and more! To be a part of next week's episode call the voicemail at 646-543-7072 or email tabaseballshow@gmail.com. Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/01/2339m 26s

The 3-0 Show | Carlos Correa Returns to the Twins, Trevor Story's Injury & Underrated NL Pennant Contenders

Eno, Katie, and DVR discuss the conclusion to the Carlos Correa free agency saga with the news that Correa has officially signed a long-term deal with the Minnesota Twins. The trio discusses the Twins' current standing among AL Central contenders, a bad break in Boston with Trevor Story's elbow injury, and a pair of underrated (at least, one) contenders for the NL Pennant.  Subscribe to The Athletic at $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/2353m 0s

Starkville | Coppolella reinstated and Hall of Fame talk with Jay Jaffe

Jayson and Doug discuss John Coppolella's reinstatement after a five-year suspension, Fangraph senior writer and Hall of Fame expert Jay Jaffe joins the show to discuss this year's ballot. Will anyone be elected? Why isn't Scott Rolen getting a bigger bump? Is Carlos Beltran still paying the price for the Astros cheating scandal? Plus another trip to the Doug-out and listener trivia! Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Jay on Twitter: @jay_jaffe Follow James on Twitter: @TwinsDingers Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out the full Jaffe interview on our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/231h 34m

The Roundtable | The curious case of Carlos Correa & a WAR team rankings quiz

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about the crazy story of Carlos Correa's offseason, what's the latest & they do a WAR ranking quiz. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/2340m 23s

Ken's Mailbag | The latest on Correa and the Mets plus more big spending questions

Tim and Ken return to kick off a new year of podcasts. Carlos Correa and the Mets still haven't finalized a deal and Ken has the latest news on the club's medical concerns. In the mailbag... -Will MLB ever have a salary cap? -Do owners spend their own money on big contracts? -The Braves rebuild model -Could MLB teams use soccer's transfer fee model -Could MLB grow in popularity? -Why should small market fans follow the Winter Meetings? -Does travel impact Seattle's ability to sign free agents? -Why doesn't anyone challenge the Yankees hair policy Those questions and more! To be a part of next week's episode call the voicemail at 646-543-7072 or email tabaseballshow@gmail.com. Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/2339m 51s

The 3-0 Show | Carlos Correa's Quick Shift to the Mets, Chaos for the Giants & Bryan Reynolds Trade Suitors

Eno, Britt & DVR discuss the stunning change in direction as Carlos Correa lands with the Mets after previously having a deal lined up with the Giants. What's next in San Francisco? Plus, who are the best trade suitors for Pirates outfielder Bryan Reynolds? Listener Jeff writes in to ask how 'The Gold Plan' might work in baseball, and the trio has a quick holiday music draft before signing off for 2022.  Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/2258m 26s

The Roundtable | Breaking down the biggest signings this Winter & what exactly are the Red Sox doing

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys talk about all the big signings that happened during the Winter Meetings & after and they discuss what they think the Red Sox are doing. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/2253m 26s

Starkville | Looking back on a strange 2022 baseball season

Andy McCullough and Eno Sarris join Jayson and Doug to look back on the craziest moments of the 2022 baseball season. From inside the park homers to pitcher ear checks, we've got it all on the final Starkville of the year. They top the show off with Strange But True and trivia with New York Times baseball writer Tyler Kepner Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/12/221h 27m

DVR & Law | Carlos Correa to the Giants, A Three-Team Swap, and a Quiet Winter (So Far) for the White Sox

DVR and Keith discuss Carlos Correa's move to the Giants and the remaining needs in San Francisco as the end of the year approaches. Plus, Noah Syndergaard lands with the Dodgers on a one-year deal, the Braves, A's and Brewers make a three-team swap, the Mets add Kodai Senga to their rotation, and the White Sox continue to have a quiet offseason despite a win-now core.  Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Subscribe to The Athletic at $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/12/2251m 6s

Ken's Mailbag | Chris Bassitt to Blue Jays, Sean Murphy to Braves and your questions

The Hot Stove remains red hot. Tim and Ken's recording session was interrupted as Sean Murphy gets traded from the A's to the Braves in a three-team deal and Chris Bassitt signs with the Blue Jays. They cover those deals, plus what to expect for the rest of the big price tag free agents. Then in they open up the mailbag... -Why do the Giants keep finishing second for big free agents? -Could Red Sox go up for sale soon? -What do clubs expect to get from these free agents when they're 37-40 years old? -How quickly are deals reported after being finalized? -What is the advantage of posting for Japanese teams? -Does Rays new stadium plan fix any of their current problems? -How often will Bonds, Clemens and Palmeiro be on Hall of Fame committee ballots Those questions and more! To be a part of next week's episode call the voicemail at 646-543-7072 or email tabaseballshow@gmail.com. Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/12/2236m 44s

DVR & Law | Brandon Nimmo's New Deal, Injury Risk & Boston's Next Prospect Wave

DVR and Keith discuss Brandon Nimmo's return to the Mets on an eight-year deal, the difficulty of assessing injury risk on longer-term contracts as Carlos Rodón searches for a new club, the Cubs' need to add another impact player in free agency, and whether Boston's next young core of prospects is good enough for them to spend carefully this winter.  Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithlaw Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Subscribe to The Athletic at $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/12/221h

The 3-0 Show | Winter Meetings Recap, Longer Deals Are In & Carlos Correa Fits

Eno, Britt & DVR discuss the flurry of activity in San Diego during the Winter Meetings, the Most Improved team(s) to this point in this offseason, potential landing spots for Carlos Correa, a seemingly warming seat under Chaim Bloom in Boston, and team's increased willingness to tack on several years for top free agents this winter.  Follow Britt on Twitter: @Britt_Ghiroli Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Subscribe to The Athletic at $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/12/2254m 26s

Bonus: Winter Meetings Day 3 Recap | Judge back to the Yanks, Contreras to the Cards & OF Masataka Yoshida to Boston

We break down the biggest stories of Day 3 of the Winter Meetings in San Diego. Aaron Judge goes back to the Yankees, Cardinals sign Wilson Contreras & the Red Sox sign Japanese OF Masataka Yoshida Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/12/2223m 54s

Starkville | Mark DeRosa on Aaron Judge, Justin Verlander and all the other big moves at the Winter Meetings

Jayson is joined by MLB Network's Mark DeRosa at the Winter Meetings in San Diego. They cover all the big news and share tales of Winter Meetings past. In the Doug-out, Doug tells some tales of his Winter Meetings experiences as a player. Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mark on Twitter: @markdero7 Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/12/221h 16m

The Roundtable | Live from the Winter Meetings featuring Cespedes Family Barbecue

Welcome to The Roundtable with Grant Brisbee, Andy McCullough and Marc Carig. Each week, we will yammer about the biggest topics/stories in MLB. The guys are live from the Winter Meetings and talk about the latest news on some of the big names and what they thought of the some of the big signings so far. The Cespedes Family Barbecue guys make an appearance  -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: www.youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow This episode is brought to you by BetterHelp. Give online therapy a try at betterhelp.com/mlbshow and get on your way to being your best self. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/12/2251m 24s

Bonus: Winter Meetings Day 1 Recap | Verlander to the Mets, Turner to the Phillies and more

Tim McMaster guides us through a Day 1 recap from 2022 Winter Meetings in San Diego, California. -Ken Rosenthal breaks down Justin Verlander to the Mets -Jayson Stark and Matt Gelb have an insiders take on the Phillies agreeing on a deal with Trea Turner -Plus Bruce Bochy and David Bell stopped by our set Check out all the videos at youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/12/2229m 7s

Ken's Mailbag | Expect big money to be handed out at Winter Meetings

On the eve of the Winter Meetings in San Diego, Tim and Ken get you ready for what could be a week filled with big time dollars being spent on MLB free agents. It started on Friday with Jacob deGrom's massive deal with the Rangers. Then, in the mailbag... -Why do starters still get paid so much? -Why aren't we hearing anything about Dodgers re-signing Trea Turner? -How do qualifying offers impact free agency? -Should Yankees part ways with Montas, Trivino and Torres? -What's going on with MiLB CBA negotiations? -Should ghost runner rule be tweaked? Those questions and more! To be a part of next week's episode call the voicemail at 646-543-7072 or email tabaseballshow@gmail.com. Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster This episode is brought to you by BetterHelp. Give online therapy a try at betterhelp.com/mlbshow and get on your way to being your best self. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/12/2231m 12s

Starkville | Dave Roberts on Dodgers offseason plans and Doug's take on the Contemporary Era HOF ballot

Dodgers skipper Dave Roberts stops by to talk about the Dodgers early exit from the Postseason and the club's plans to get better this offseason. He also tells Jayson and Doug where he escaped to rather than stay in San Diego after the NLDS. Jayson and Doug also reflect on the Contemporary Era Hall of Fame ballot and guess at who may get in Sunday night. The Doug-out segment returns with a story of Thanksgiving in the Puerto Rican Winter League. All that and Trivia! Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst Follow Doug on Twitter: @DougGlanville Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/12/221h 20m

The 3-0 Show | Angels, Astros and Mariners Lead MLB's Early Offseason Movement

DVR and Eno discuss the Angels' busy start to the winter, the Astros' addition of José Abreu and the moves that might following in Houston, and several other November moves including the White Sox's pick up of Mike Clevinger, a trade between the Mariners (shocker) and Diamondbacks, and a solid addition for the rebuilding Nationals.  Subscribe to The Athletic at $2/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/11/221h 2m

The Roundtable | James Click walks, Instagram isn't the answer and the Hot Stove is... hot

Grant, Andy and Marc are back with thoughts. They start with James Click's departure from Houston and why he gained massive respect in the MLB front office ranks. With Twitter's future in doubt, Andy tells us why Instagram is NOT the answer. Then it's on to the Hot Stove. What will the Rangers do and is there a world where the Yankees and Dodgers don't spend and rely on upcoming young talent. -Follow Grant on Twitter: @GrantBrisbee -Follow Andy on Twitter: @ByMcCullough -Follow Marc on Twitter: @MarcCarig -Check out our YouTube page: www.youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/11/221h 4m

Ken's Mailbag | The new Hall of Fame ballot, new managers and the World Baseball Classic

The new Hall of Fame ballot was unveiled Monday with fourteen new players for writers to ponder. Ken opens the show by giving his early thoughts. Then it's on to the mailbag... -Revisiting Joe Maddon's thoughts on the new MLB manager -Will pitch clock impact free agency? -Do players care about the WBC? -How will Cardinals replace Molina? -Why won't Angels rebuild? -Trading luxury tax space? Those questions and more! To be a part of next week's episode call the voicemail at 646-543-7072 or email tabaseballshow@gmail.com. Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: www.youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/11/2236m 52s

The 3-0 Show | Awards Season, Perfect Free Agent Fits & A Thanksgiving Draft

DVR, Eno and Katie discuss awards given out so far, and share their picks for 'Most Surprising' and 'Most Disappointing Player' in 2022. Plus, they discuss a few of the early Hot Stove season moves, before pairing current free agents with their ideal fits on new clubs. Finally, the trio has a four-round Thanksgiving draft to prepare for next week's feast.  Follow Katie on Twitter: @katiejwoo Follow Eno on Twitter: @enosarris Follow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper Check out our YouTube page: www.youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Subscribe to The Athletic at $1/mo for the first year: theathletic.com/baseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/11/221h 19m

Ken's Mailbag | Aaron Judge, Jacob deGrom, the Hall of Fame and much more

After a week off, Ken and Tim are recharged for the Hot Stove season. They open the show looking ahead to the best storylines of the offseason including Aaron Judge, Jacob deGrom, the Red Sox, Rangers and Giants. Then, in the mailbag... -Adding excitement to MLB's offseason schedule -Bonds, Clemens, Palmeiro and Schilling back on the HOF ballot -Are too many stars on the West Coast? -Do teams consider roster when choosing managers? -Will Rangers spend big again? -Why were Golf Gloves awarded during World Series? -Why do so many great defensive catchers struggle at the plate? Those questions and more! To be a part of next week's episode call the voicemail at 646-543-7072 or email tabaseballshow@gmail.com. Follow Ken on Twitter: @Ken_Rosenthal Follow Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster Check out our YouTube page: www.youtube.com/@theathleticbaseballshow Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/11/2236m 45s