Ollie Connolly and Edward Overend give their takeaways from the Craig Kimbrel, Leonys Martin, Andrelton Simmons and Francisco Rodriguez trades. They then discuss award voting, David Ortiz and offer some reckless speculation regarding Jose Fernandez, Yasiel Puig and Aroldis Chapman. Continue reading New Podcast: Transaction Takeaways & Reckless Speculation
Joe Jackson, Lefty Williams, Happy Felsch, Buck Weaver, Swede Risberg, Chick Gandil, Eddie Cicotte, Fred McMullin.
Eight names forever linked in baseball infamy. They, of course, are the members of the Chicago White Sox who received lifetime banishment from baseball for conspiring to throw the 1919 World Series against Cincinnati.
While the dark cloud that hovered over the sport would eventually fade away, the discussion hasn’t. Charles Fountain examines the myriad details in his new book, The Betrayal, released on October 15 Continue reading New “Baseball As It Was” Podcast: Charles Fountain
Ollie Connolly & Ed Overend discuss all the free agency headlines, qualifying offers and run through a list of the biggest name free agents Continue reading New Podcast: Talking Free Agency
Patrick and Casey discuss whether Terry Collins is to blame for the Mets loss, if Dusty Baker will be successful in DC and Monday Night Football. Continue reading New “Bullpen Banter” Podcast: World Series Recap & New Managers
Patrick and Casey give a post-mortem to the Blue Jays and Cubs and then talk Royals v Mets. Continue reading New Podcast: World Series Preview
Check out this sweet World Series trailer by Carl Straut-Collard and get even more jacked for Tuesday. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UOPt3DCyIAM&feature=youtu.be] Continue reading Check out this World Series trailer
In Part 1 of a two-part retrospective, we look back at the build-up to this match-up, the pitching prowess of Luis Tiant in Games 1 and 4, and the controversy that ensued in Game 3. Continue reading New “Baseball As It Was” Podcast: 1975 World Series Retrospective Part I
Ollie Connolly and Edward Overend discuss Don Mattingly’s future, the controversy around DFS and give a quick preview of the ALCS and NLCS.
Continue reading New Podcast: Mattingly’s Future, DFS, ALCS/NLCS
Patrick and Casey discuss the Division Series concluding and a game 5 Dodgers-Mets preview. Continue reading New “Bullpen Banter” Podcast: The bat flip heard around the world