The Baseball Talk Radio Show podcast

Sports bloggers, Rich Baxter and Gary Mack, give their opinions on the week that was in baseball and the week ahead in the news of pro baseball

Month: June 2014

#015 – Announcer catches HR Ball from opposite team, Home Run Derby names Captains and new rules

Gary and Rich on Show 015 of MLBThisWeek:

Some audio gremlins snuck in on this show, we apologize in advance for this

A Phillies announcer for TV just happened to catch a home run ball from the opposite team, we show you the great catch Tom McCarthy made

The Home Run Derby announces Captains and also a new bracketing system to determine the winner

July 4th will have the players on the field wearing a 75th Commemorative patch honoring Lou Gehrig’s 75th Anniversary of his “Luckiest Man” speech

All of this and more on this episode of MLBThisWeek, the independent podcast talking all things baseball!

#014 MLBThisWeek Show – The Passing of Mr. Padre Tony Gwynn, First pitcher to wear protective head gear, and more!

The passing of Tony Gwynn at 54 years old.

We talk about the Division leaders in the NL and AL, who’s hot and who’s not. 

Also a focus on the NL and AL Pitching and Batting leaders.

All of this and more with Rich and Gary on the MLBThisWeek Show.

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#013 – Lucky 13th Show, 75th Anniversary of the Baseball Hall of Fame, Happy Father’s Day 2014

It’s our 13th show for this season, and it’s full of great baseball stories that you may have missed this past week.

Happy Father’s Day 2014, a great story on the best father/son baseball players ever.

Join Rich and Gary live as we talk about the 75th Anniversary of the Hall of Fame for Baseball.

Babe Ruth has a nice new display at the Hall of Fame, we talk about that.

Updated voting results from the All-Star voting for your picks to be in the All-Star Game.

It’s a whole lot of fun as we talk about our favorite sport, why don’t you join us.

#011 Another pitcher undergoes Tommy John surgery, and Big Papi declares “This is War”

It’s show #011 from Gary and Rich with MLBThisWeek, we talk about some stories you may have missed from the world of baseball.

Interesting stories we talk about on this edition:

Another pitcher added to the Tommy John list for 2014

An All-Star Voting update with all of the leaders in the MLB as of May 28th in the fan voting

Benches clear with the Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays and namely Big Papi who was hit by a pitch by David Price. “This is War” as declared by Big Papi.

The Phillie Phanatic dumped a huge box of popcorn on a Met’s ‘fan’.

Video challenges by teams, who has the most calls that were challenged and who was most successful in challenging.

Streamed live on June 1st, 2014

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