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theScore's Jonah Birenbaum and Michael Bradburn break down the biggest storylines and hot topics in baseball.

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theScore's Jonah Birenbaum and Michael Bradburn break down the biggest storylines and hot topics in baseball.

    Jeter, Walker head to Cooperstown / Braves grab Ozuna

    Jeter, Walker head to Cooperstown / Braves grab Ozuna

    Topics in this edition include:
    - Larry Walker finally gets long-deserved Hall of Fame call
    - Does the fact that Derek Jeter wasn't a unanimous electee matter?
    - How much worse are the Braves with Marcell Ozuna instead of Josh Donaldson?
    - What does Ozuna's one-year deal mean for Nicholas Castellanos?
    - Is Curt Schilling bound for Cooperstown?
    - Who lasts longer in Colorado: Nolan Arenado or Jeff Bridich?

    • 38 min
    Buzz-ted again, Astros? / Down goes Beltran

    Buzz-ted again, Astros? / Down goes Beltran

    Topics in this edition include:
    - Did Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman wear electronic buzzing devices under their uniforms as part of the Astros' sign-stealing enterprise?
    - Will MLB launch another investigation into the Astros?
    - If found guilty, what kind of penalties could Altuve and Bregman expect?
    - Breaking down Carlos Beltran's ouster with the Mets

    • 22 min
    MLB hammers sign-stealing Astros / Twins snag Donaldson

    MLB hammers sign-stealing Astros / Twins snag Donaldson

    Topics in this edition (ft. roving co-host Brandon Wile) include:
    - Was the Astros' punishment for electronically stealing signs too harsh? Was it harsh enough?
    - What kind of discipline will the now-unemployed Alex Cora face?
    - Will the fallout have any league-wide consequences?
    - Should the Mets fire Carlos Beltran, who was implicated in the scandal?
    - With Josh Donaldson, are the Twins cruising to another division win?
    - Which Donaldson suitor was hurt the most? Braves? Dodgers? Nationals?

    • 38 min
    Finding Donaldson a home / Which superstar is getting traded?

    Finding Donaldson a home / Which superstar is getting traded?

    Topics in this edition include:
    - Where will Josh Donaldson sign?
    - Will he get the $110-million deal he's seeking?
    - Who is most likely to be dealt of Mookie Betts, Nolan Arenado, Francisco Lindor, and Kris Bryant?
    - How will baseball change this decade?
    - Is Marcus Semien worth $100 million?

    • 40 min
    Happy Ryu Year! / Should the Character Clause matter?

    Happy Ryu Year! / Should the Character Clause matter?

    Topics in this edition include:
    - Can the Blue Jays contend for a wild-card spot after signing Hyun-Jin Ryu?
    - Are the White Sox division favorites after adding Dallas Keuchel and Edwin Encarnacion?
    - Who finishes with more wins in 2020: the revamped White Sox or flailing Cubs?
    - Should the BBWAA take the character clause more seriously when considering who to elect into the Hall of Fame?

    • 40 min
    Cleveland dumps Kluber, MadBum rides to Arizona / What are the Dodgers doing?

    Cleveland dumps Kluber, MadBum rides to Arizona / What are the Dodgers doing?

    Topics in this edition include:
    - Why would Cleveland trade two-time Cy Young award winner Corey Kluber to Texas for Delino DeShields Jr. and a relief pitching prospect?
    - Are the Diamondbacks a wild-card contender with Madison Bumgarner atop their rotation?
    - What would Jonah and Michael, respectively,l take "horse-town discounts" for?
    - Can the title-starved Dodgers - who missed out of top free agents Gerrit Cole, Stephen Strasburg, and Anthony Rendon - still salvage their offseason?

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

abelneve ,

Entertaining and informative

Both hosts are very informed. As a recent fan of baseball they also provide me well-communicated updates and baseball gems. They upload faithfully 1-2 times a week which is exactly the amount of time it takes to have something entertaining to talk about regarding baseball.
Again, I cannot stress enough how well informed these guys are. The know baseball! I love tuning in.

Jim Roon ,

Typical uniformed mediots

Honestly listened to a few and was happy to have a new baseball podcast. Cant deal with anyone labeling someone (Schilling) as a racist with zero evidence of it. Its the lowest form of journalism. The guy retweet a meme with a joke about hanging journalists and now he is racist somehow. Pretty big stretch. Has one teammate ever accused him of this? If there was an ounce of evidence that Schill is a racist, then fine, destroy him. But there isn’t and you just casually label him.
Whatever. Unsubscribing

Trout Favorite Player ,

Outstanding

1st time listener as of today. I love the work the guys do going around all the important topics surrounding MLB and they talk about it in detail which you don’t get on a lot of other shows. Keep up the good work.

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