Well, that was rather rapid! In less than a year we have produced 47 blog posts, 27 podcasts and more page views, podcast listens than we thought imaginable. This would only be possible by you lot encouraging us and contributing, so thank you all for making this happen! The time has come for us to … More We have news.
Joe Hulbert (@HulbertJoe) joins Ben Carter (@UkBaseballBlog) to talk all about the Los Angeles Angels. They discuss the back end of the rotation, why Mariners fans should be cautious of Jerry Dipoto and the quick fire questions to finish. Which category will Mike Trout fit into?
Rob Noverraz (@RobNoverraz) joins Tom to talk all about the Tampa Bay Rays, the fragility of their team every year and who broke David Price (This was before we all found out he was fixed). The pod finishes with another round-up of silly questions where the stakes for “Who stays at home?” continues to shift!
New Zealand Test cricketer Daryl Tuffey joins John to discuss the crossover between his sport and baseball, how fantasy baseball brought together the NZ squad in the mid 2000s, his love of the Minnesota Twins and his enduring rivalry with ‘arch nemesis’ Scott Sytris.
It’s Thursday afternoon in March, I’m sat at the desk in the standby room at my place of work. On the desk is a laptop, a half drunk cup of coffee and some podcast notes. Next to me I can feel the gentle draft of a fan keeping the room slightly cooler than normal. In … More Why I Watch
Round-up and Storify of the Mets’ GB pitcher PJ Conlon’s spring debut. … More GB Baseball Pitcher PJ Conlon Starts in Mets Spring Training Game
Darius Austin introduces the only Brit to make MLB last year, and a red hot young Ulsterman. … More GB Players to Watch – Part 2
Jimmy Garoppolo (25) is a Quarterback for the New England Patriots, he has been their backup Quarterback since his draft in 2014. During his career he has earned approximately $2.4 million, played in 17 games (out of a possible 56) and started only two (due to the Tom Brady suspension). He is currently the talk … More The Case of Baseball’s Backup Quarterback
Ben Carter asks a very valid question. When we think of underrated players in the game of baseball, the mind tends to go to guys with undervalued skills, whether that be defense (Kevin Kiermaier), plate discipline (Ben Zobrist) or durability (Mark Buehrle). Generally, we don’t tend to think of perennial MVP candidates who have comfortably … More Is Josh Donaldson Underrated?