MLB All-star outfielder Adam Jones (@Simplyaj10) now in Japan and co-host Reginald Fugett (@Tha_Reginald) bring you The Heckle Deez Podcast. Reggie and Adam take the stands to HECKLE DEEZ with guests to include celebrities, athletes, and others from various industries including sports, entertainment and business. The conversations generally range from sports (in Japan and the U.S) to entertainment and pop-culture, but no topic is off limits! Enjoy!
Twitter: @HECKLEDEEZ & Insta: @HECKLEDEEZ
*Music and Audio Engineering by Justin Gayles (@whoisgaelz)
*Cover Artwork by Cameron Bennett (@supercamb)
SEASON 1 FINALE: The Heckle Deez Podcast EP # 28 — Feat. CC Sabathia
Tune in for the Season 1 finale where we bring on the big dog, future Hall of Famer, CC Sabathia! To cap off an epic first season, CC tells us about his retired life (1:00:00), his new partnership with Roots of Fight to benefit the Negro Leagues (50:10) and his role with the Players Alliance to speak out about the social injustices that exist in society today (54:40). Plus, Adam tells us the story about when he learned the NPB players smoke cigarettes during the game! (44:20) Season 1 in the books! Thanks!
The Heckle Deez Podcast EP # 27 — Feat. Rudy Gay
Tune in to hear Adam and Reggie heckle with NBA all-star Rudy Gay. From reporting to the NBA bubble to the Pickup USA Basketball Facility that Rudy built in his hometown Maryland, the conversation covers baseball, basketball and giving back to the community. Plus, Rudy asks Adam what it takes to be an All-Star MLB center fielder. Rudy is as big of baseball fan as Adam is of the NBA. Are there differences between the NBA and MLB in how the young players treat the veterans in their clubhouses? Find out here!
The Heckle Deez Podcast EP # 26 — Feat. Edwin Jackson
Tune in to hear Adam talk about playing REAL baseball in Japan and how there is a different baseball philosophy playing in the NPB vs MLB. Plus, special guest Edwin Jackson joins the HECKLE to discuss when he pitched a no-hit game and what baseball will look like for players in the modified 2020 season. Jackson, who is a family friend of the Jones' holds the record for playing on the most MLB teams, having played for 14 different clubs so far.
Heckle Deez Podcast EP # 25 — Feat. Darnell McDonald
Tune in to hear about Adam's opening day in Japan, and playing real baseball at a time when the MLB has not started their season. Also, Darnell McDonald joins the HECKLE DEEZ to discuss the importance of mindset for baseball players. McDonald, a former Big Leaguer and now certified yogi, was the Mental Skills Trainer for the 2016 World Series Chicago Cubs. Listen to what McDonald is doing now and how Adam took him deep when he had to pitch in an extra innings game for the Red Sox. HECKLE-ON! Enjoy!
The Heckle Deez Podcast EP # 24 — Feat. Trey Mancini
Tune in to hear Reggie and Adam HECKLE DEEZ with special guest Trey Mancini. Trey updates fans on his health, and discusses his sentiments about the negotiations to bring baseball back in 2020. Trey continues to serve as a MLBPA alternate player representative for the Orioles. Heard of a golden sombrero in baseball? Find out the time it happened to Trey. Plus, Adam and Trey revisit the the 2016 wildcard game in Toronto where a fan tosses a beer can that nearly misses teammate Hyun Soo Kim. ENJOY!
The Heckle Deez Podcast EP # 23 — Feat. Jean Fugett
Tune in to hear Reggie and Adam continue the conversation about athletes' impact on social issues. Adam discusses his outlook on blacks in the world from Japan. Plus, former all-pro NFL tight end Jean Fugett joins the HECKLE. From being the first "black" catholic athlete of the year in Baltimore, to leading "NO FREEDOM, NO FOOTBALL" strikes while at the Cowboys in the NFL, Jean Fugett keeps it 💯 ! The HECKLE continues. ENJOY!
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Best Podcast Ever
Adam Jones and Reggie are the bomb! Never new so much about baseball and the life off the field for Adam. Keep up the good work!
Amazing podcast with the best host! So happy I found this podcast!