MLB.com executive reporter Mark Feinsand provides a unique look at the people building our favorite teams by engaging in candid interviews with front-office personnel from around Major League Baseball. How they got into the game, why they do what they do, how they envision the future of baseball and much, much more.
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Ep. 71: International Scout of Mystery
On this week’s Executive Access podcast, MLB.com's Mark Feinsand is joined by Royals VP/Assistant GM of Major League & Int’l Operations Rene Francisco. They discuss Rene’s 25 years in Major League Baseball, the world of international scouting, the Royals' World Series run in 2015, almost landing Juan Soto and more.
Ep. 70: Math Major to Reds VP
On this week’s Executive Access podcast, MLB.com's Mark Feinsand is joined by Reds VP and Asst. GM Sam Grossman. We discussed how he became involved in baseball, the evolution of analytics in baseball, continuity in the Reds front office and diving into the trade market going into the 2020 season.
Ep. 69: It Takes One to Know One
On this week’s Executive Access podcast, MLB.com's Mark Feinsand is joined by White Sox Director of Player Development Chris Getz. We discuss his transition from his playing career to working in the Royals front office, the evolution of player development over the past 15-years, how the rebuilding effort is going with the White Sox and much more.
A Solid Rock in Cleveland’s Front Office
On this week’s Executive Access podcast, MLB.com's Mark Feinsand is joined by Indians Assistant General Manager Carter Hawkins. They discuss Carters influences on his career choice, his role in helping develop the Indians solid core, and what bringing a title to Cleveland would mean to him, plus so much more.
The Scout Turned GM
On the Executive Access podcast, MLB.com's Mark Feinsand is joined by vice president of player development for the Detroit Tigers Dave Littlefield to discuss his scouting days, his years at Montreal and Miami, and much much more.
Always on the Lookout for Talent
On the Executive Access podcast, MLB.com's Mark Feinsand is joined by Mariners special assistant to the GM Tom McNamara to discuss the art of scouting, the inexact science of the amateur draft, the chaotic nature of a draft room and much more.
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A view of the game from a different angle
It’s a fun and engaging look behind the scenes of baseball! I enjoy Mark’s conversations with his guests and my understanding of the business of baseball has grown tremendously. I hope this series keeps going!
Love this podcast!
Aspiring baseball industry exec.! This podcast has been really helpful to my career development. Can’t say enough great things about Mark and the podcast.
A GO TO Pod
Really enjoy this podcast - showing the professional and personal upbringing of the people that build and sustain some of the most important organizations in American culture. During the hiatus, I sincerely miss listening to this when driving to work. Definitely a go to once a week for commuting!