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Baseball’s biggest news, trends, trades and highlights, all broken down from an analytical angle. Each week, MLB.com’s Matt Meyers and Mike Petriello are joined by guests from around the league to keep you up-to-date on the Majors’ most important topics using the same data as cutting-edge MLB front offices.

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Baseball’s biggest news, trends, trades and highlights, all broken down from an analytical angle. Each week, MLB.com’s Matt Meyers and Mike Petriello are joined by guests from around the league to keep you up-to-date on the Majors’ most important topics using the same data as cutting-edge MLB front offices.

    The new postseason schedule is going to matter so much | Plus: Filmmaker Randy Wilkins on his Jackie Robinson short film

    The new postseason schedule is going to matter so much | Plus: Filmmaker Randy Wilkins on his Jackie Robinson short film

    MLB.com’s Matt Meyers and Mike Petriello look at the effects of the new playoff schedule, highlight the incredible defense of Isiah Kiner-Falefa, and wonder who might win the AL MVP and how good the White Sox really are, before welcoming in filmmaker Randy Wilkins to talk about the production of his recent Jackie Robinson short film and his opinion on the current state of the Yankees.

    • 58 min
    The standings are normal, unless they aren’t| Plus: what if deGrom wins a third straight Cy, and what Tatís has really improved

    The standings are normal, unless they aren’t| Plus: what if deGrom wins a third straight Cy, and what Tatís has really improved

    MLB.com’s Matt Meyers and Mike Petriello look at how surprisingly normal the standings seem, point out the quietly important improvement Fernando Tatís Jr. has made, highlight the A’s excellent bullpen, wonder what it would mean if Jacob deGrom won a third straight Cy Young award, call out Pedro Severino and Austin Slater, and end with some hot thoughts about “Donnie Barrels” and the Mookie Betts trade.

    • 58 min
    The aftermath of the 2020 MLB Trade Deadline | Who won, who lost, and Sarah Langs on the transaction record the Padres just set

    The aftermath of the 2020 MLB Trade Deadline | Who won, who lost, and Sarah Langs on the transaction record the Padres just set

    MLB.com’s Matt Meyers and Mike Petriello review the 2020 MLB Trade Deadline, focusing on trades for Mike Clevinger, Starling Marte, the active Blue Jays, the quiet Dodgers and Braves, before welcoming in Sarah Langs to put into context just how many trades the Padres made.

    • 37 min
    The surprising teams that are spicing up the playoff race | Plus: The unofficial All-Stars, trade deadline speculation for Josh Hader and Lance Lynn, and praise for 7-inning doubleheaders

    The surprising teams that are spicing up the playoff race | Plus: The unofficial All-Stars, trade deadline speculation for Josh Hader and Lance Lynn, and praise for 7-inning doubleheaders

    MLB.com’s Matt Meyers and Will Leitch (filling in this week for Mike Petriello) discuss the upstart White Sox, Blue Jays, Orioles, and Marlins, explain why the race for the final American League playoff spot is especially compelling, break down the 2020 “All-Star Team,” and look ahead to this year’s Trade Deadline.

    • 52 min
    Why offense is up, and home field is down | Plus: who baseball’s best reliever is, pitchers who could get traded, and Emily Waldon on Mize, Paredes, and Skubal

    Why offense is up, and home field is down | Plus: who baseball’s best reliever is, pitchers who could get traded, and Emily Waldon on Mize, Paredes, and Skubal

    MLB.com’s Matt Meyers and Mike Petriello talk through the changing levels of offense within the 2020 season, how home field advantage is at an all time low, who baseball’s best reliever is, identify some pitchers who could get traded next week, introduce you to Ryan Borucki and Jake Cronenworth, and ask the Athletic’s Emily Waldon everything there is to know about Detroit’s exciting new call-ups.  

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Can Charlie Blackmon hit .400? | Plus: the super-fun Padres, the worst ways to lose a game, and Keegan Matheson on the Buffalo Blue Jays

    Can Charlie Blackmon hit .400? | Plus: the super-fun Padres, the worst ways to lose a game, and Keegan Matheson on the Buffalo Blue Jays

    MLB.com’s Matt Meyers and Mike Petriello try to game out whether Charlie Blackmon can hit .400 over a shortened season, explain why the Padres are must-watch and how Randy Dobnak has history’s lowest ERA, talk to MLB.com’s Keegan Matheson about the travels of the Blue Jays, and rant about scoring decisions and Bryce Harper’s reputation.

    • 1 hr 8 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
226 Ratings

226 Ratings

Dog Money ,

Insightful

Very interesting show. Definitely worth a listen if you are a serious baseball fan

tadp346 ,

muffled

audio is poor, content is top notch. please fix. either make the content poor so I can unsub or make the audio top notch. Thanks congrats on new name.

A's 4 Days ,

East Coast Bias

These guys are great and if you’re stat head you’ll love it. Just keep in mind that they’re heavily biased about East Coast/Central baseball. Very rarely do you hear them giving praise to West Coast teams and when they do it is only about the teams with big money.

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