27 episodes

Chief Talk is the official podcast of the Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club, the Class A Affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. The weekly podcast will be dedicated to bringing Chiefs fans a behind-the-scenes look at the 2020 season complete with interviews from players and coaches, analysis from members of the organization and the media and much, much more. Hit subscribe and stay #PTownProud!

Chief Talk Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club

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    • 4.4, 9 Ratings

Chief Talk is the official podcast of the Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club, the Class A Affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. The weekly podcast will be dedicated to bringing Chiefs fans a behind-the-scenes look at the 2020 season complete with interviews from players and coaches, analysis from members of the organization and the media and much, much more. Hit subscribe and stay #PTownProud!

    27: Episode 27: The Spirit of Peoria

    27: Episode 27: The Spirit of Peoria

    In this edition of the Chief Talk Podcast, Director of Media Nathan Baliva touches base with the Voice of the West Michigan Whitecaps Dan Hasty, in what would have been a scheduled meeting, as the Whitecaps were slated to be in Peoria this week. Later, Broadcast Assistant Cody Schindler catches up with friend of the podcast and last year's broadcast assistant Matt Davis, who discusses his new job and gives Cody a vocabulary lesson. Finally, the promotions staff previews the upcoming Spirit Week. Follow the Chiefs on Twitter and Instagram at @peoriachiefs and like our page on Facebook. You can also follow the podcast on Twitter, at @Chief_Talk. Nathan Baliva is on Twitter at @nbaliva, Cody Schindler is on Twitter at @CodySchindler_, Austin Shone is on Twitter at @AustinShone, Evan Shawgo is on Twitter at @shawgo_evan, and Rod Williams is on Twitter at @PTRodjr. Don't forget to follow our guests as well. Dan Hasty is on Twitter @ThatDanHasty and follow Matt Davis on Twitter at @mattdavis0209.

    • 59 min
    26: Episode 26: On The Clock

    26: Episode 26: On The Clock

    In this edition of the Chief Talk Podcast, Director of Media Nathan Baliva visits with Courtney Boyd of Portillo's to introduce our new partnership and touch base during this shelter in place order. Later, Nathan and Broadcast Assistant Cody Schindler get into the spirit of Thursday’s NFL Draft by drafting their all-time Chiefs rosters. Finally, the football talk continues as we visit with Director of Food and Beverage and former college football coach Cullen Munz and Promo Intern Rod Williams who played college ball. Follow the Chiefs on Twitter and Instagram at @peoriachiefs and like our page on Facebook. You can also follow the podcast on Twitter, at @Chief_Talk. Nathan Baliva is on Twitter at @nbaliva, Cody Schindler is on Twitter at @CodySchindler_, Cullen Munz is on Twitter at @cmunz25, and Rod Williams is on Twitter at @PTRodjr. Don't forget to also give Portillo's a follow on all of their social media platforms, at @portilloshotdogs.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    25: Episode 25: Announcers and Pitchers

    25: Episode 25: Announcers and Pitchers

    In this edition of the Chief Talk Podcast, Director of Media Nathan Baliva touches base with the Voice of the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Chris Mehring to catch up during the Stay at Home order and discuss the ongoing Midwest League Madness Tournament. Later, Broadcast Assistant Cody Schindler is joined by 2019 Chief Tommy Parsons to discuss his rise through the ranks of the Cardinals organization among other things. And, the first ever agreement in a Cody's Corner segment, as Manger of Promotions and Merchandise Austin Shone joins Cody to discuss what MLB player should be depicted as the logo. Follow the Chiefs on Twitter and Instagram at @peoriachiefs and like our page on Facebook. You can also follow the podcast on Twitter, at @Chief_Talk. Nathan Baliva is on Twitter at @nbaliva, Cody Schindler is on Twitter at @CodySchindler_ as is Austin Shone, who you can follow at @AustinShone. Don't forget to follow our guests as well. Chris Mehring is on Twitter @CMehring and follow Tommy Parsons on Twitter at @tommy_parsons12. And a special thank you goes out to all of our great fans for listening to our podcast! Much more to come! 

    • 1 hr 4 min
    24: Episode 24: #MiLBAtHomeOpener

    24: Episode 24: #MiLBAtHomeOpener

    Happy Opening Day! In this edition of the podcast, Director of Media Nathan Baliva sits down with Pop-A-Shot CEO Tony Stucker to discuss their recent move to Peoria. Plus, Broadcast Assistant Cody Schindler catches up with former Director of Ticket Sales Kate Voss to discuss Opening Day memories and her new role in Minnesota. Finally, Cody's Corner returns as Cody is joined by Graphic Design Assistant Mandy Vieceli to rank the best jerseys in MLB history. You can follow the Chiefs on Twitter and Instagram @peoriachiefs. You can also like the Peoria Chiefs on Facebook. You can follow our podcast on Twitter at @Chief_Talk. Follow Nathan Baliva on Twitter at @nbaliva. You can follow Cody Schindler on Twitter at @CodySchindler_. Kate Voss is also on Twitter at @Kate_Voss. And of course, follow our new neighbor Pop-A-Shot on Twitter @TheRealPopAShot. To view the jerseys that were ranked in the podcast, visit
     http://exhibits.baseballhalloffame.org/dressed_to_the_nines/

    • 1 hr 9 min
    23: Episode 23: The Brady Bunch

    23: Episode 23: The Brady Bunch

    In this edition of the Chief Talk Podcast, Broadcast Assistant Cody Schindler catches up with 2019 Peoria Chief Brady Whalen on his offseason and how he is dealing with the shelter in place guidelines while preparing for a baseball season. Plus, Director of Media Nathan Baliva sits down with Social Media and Community Engagement Assistant Sam McCloskey and Cody to talk about social media and other odds and ends things. You can follow the Chiefs on Twitter and Instagram @PeoriaChiefs, and like us on Facebook. You can follow Cody on Twitter at @CodySchindler_, you can follow Brady Whalen on Twitter at @yaboi_B_RAD98, you can follow Nathan on Twitter at @nbaliva and you can follow Sam on Twitter at @samiam_42.

    • 40 min
    22: Episode 22: Sheltering at Home

    22: Episode 22: Sheltering at Home

    In this edition of the Chief Talk Podcast, all guests join via the phone as we are currently sheltered in place. In the first segment, Director of Media Nathan Baliva and Broadcast Assistant Cody Schindler are joined by Ben Garrod, Director of Corporate Sponsorships, to discuss everything from Opening Day memories, to binge-watching television shows. We also took a moment to recognize some of our tremendous partners for the 2020 season. Later, Nathan is joined by Manager of Promotions and Merchandise Austin Shone to talk about new Chiefs merchandise and to relive the 2011 World Series with Shone, a diehard Rangers fan. Finally, Cody's Corner makes a return! Cody is joined by Director of Food and Beverage Cullen Munz to debate one of the world's most pressing questions.... Is a hot dog a sandwich? Make sure to follow the Peoria Chiefs on Twitter and Instagram at @PeoriaChiefs and like our Facebook page. The Chief Talk podcast is also on Twitter at @Chief_Talk. You can follow Nathan Baliva on Twitter at @nbaliva, you can follow Cody Schindler on Twitter at @CodySchindler_ and you can follow Austin Shone on Twitter, @AustinShone.
    DISCLAIMER: We apologize for any inconsistencies with the audio. We are working from home and will work to ensure that the audio quality is as clear as can be.

    • 1 hr 24 min

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9 Ratings

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