1 hr 31 min

Starkville | Braves GM Alex Anthopoulos on going for it at the deadline, making moves on his wedding day and his unique start in baseball The Athletic Baseball Show: A show about MLB

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The Braves had every reason to become sellers when Ronald Acuna Jr. went down, but Alex Anthopoulos doubled down on the 2021 season. He joins Starkville to talk about that, submitting an offer for Aroldis Chapman on the way to his wedding, his first job in baseball and more.

Plus Jayson and Doug dive into the Atlantic League moving the mound back a foot and the Dodgers and Padres 16-inning marathon. All that plus trivia. Could the guys snap their losing streak?
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The Braves had every reason to become sellers when Ronald Acuna Jr. went down, but Alex Anthopoulos doubled down on the 2021 season. He joins Starkville to talk about that, submitting an offer for Aroldis Chapman on the way to his wedding, his first job in baseball and more.

Plus Jayson and Doug dive into the Atlantic League moving the mound back a foot and the Dodgers and Padres 16-inning marathon. All that plus trivia. Could the guys snap their losing streak?
Follow Jayson on Twitter: @jaysonst
Follow Doug on Twitter: @dougglanville
Follow Mayor Tim on Twitter: @TimMMcMaster
Save 50% on a subscription to The Athletic at theathletic.com/baseballshow.
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1 hr 31 min