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Sports, drafts and nonsense with Joe Posnanski and The Good Place's Michael Schur.

The PosCast with Joe Posnanski & Michael Schur The Athletic

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    • 4.8 • 425 Ratings

Sports, drafts and nonsense with Joe Posnanski and The Good Place's Michael Schur.

    Segments, Phil Mickelson & More Segments

    Segments, Phil Mickelson & More Segments

    The PosCast says farewell to The Athletic by setting a record for the most segments in one episode.
    Joe and Mike discuss everything from “Fruit Talk” to “Yankee Minute,” “Tony La Russa The Opposite of Appreciation,” “Scooter Gennett Update,” “Sports Movie Time” and much more.
    Plus, it’s a Phil Mickelson themed draft you don’t want to miss.
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    • 2 hr 19 min
    John Means’ No-Hitter, Mike Trout Appreciation & Drafting Baseball Card Poses

    John Means’ No-Hitter, Mike Trout Appreciation & Drafting Baseball Card Poses

    The PosCast makes history with it’s first ever “live look-in!” Joe and Mike take you to Seattle to announce John Means’ no-hitter.
    Then, they dive into multiple segments including the debut of “Mike Trout Appreciation” and “Tony La Russa The Opposite of Appreciation.”
    Plus, they talk Lakers, strawberries, calculators and the return of the “Tommy Pham Update.”
    Finally, they discuss what’s going on with the Dodgers before their baseball card poses draft. 
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    • 1 hr 51 min
    Baseball’s Surprises and Disappointments of 2021 with Ellen Adair

    Baseball’s Surprises and Disappointments of 2021 with Ellen Adair

    There is plenty to talk about across baseball so Joe welcomes back the delightful Ellen Adair to break it all down.
    They start by discussing how they feel about the new rules in a full 162 game season. Then, Ellen explains what she loves the most about Aaron Nola and Joe creates the Joe Davis Fan Club.
    Plus, what’s going on with the Yankees? They joyfully react to New York’s rough start. Finally, they wrap things up by talking about the most surprising and disappointing teams of 2021. 
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    • 1 hr 54 min
    Brooklyn Nets Fascination, MLB’s PosCast Player of the Week & Drafting Team Abbreviations

    Brooklyn Nets Fascination, MLB’s PosCast Player of the Week & Drafting Team Abbreviations

    Can Joe and Mike cram segments, a draft and One Last Meaningless Thing in 75 minutes? You bet!
    They kick things off my discussing their love for açaí and their fascination with the Brooklyn Nets.
    Later in the show they debate MLB’s PosCast Player of the Week and check in on the Cleveland Browns after their deal for Jadeveon Clowney.
    Finally, they draft team abbreviations.
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    • 1 hr 23 min
    2021 MLB Season Preview

    2021 MLB Season Preview

    The PosCast celebrates 10 years of nonsense with their annual baseball preview. Before Joe and Mike dive into the 2021 MLB season, they have a little ‘Fruit Talk’ followed by an ‘NBA checkin’ and ‘Science Appreciation.’ (Spoiler: New segment tracks are a must listen!)
    Then they break down each division by giving their predictions which are guaranteed to have an 98.3% accuracy rate.
    They wrap things up by discussing The Elite Moving Company and sunglasses in One Last Meaningless Thing. 
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    • 2 hr 19 min
    Legends, Myths & the Romance of Sports with Bob Costas

    Legends, Myths & the Romance of Sports with Bob Costas

    It’s Bob Costas on The PosCast! Joe Posnanski welcomes on his longtime friend and the sportscasting great to talk about spring training, the state of baseball and much more. 
    They discuss what makes players “legendary,” how baseball’s analytics have actually lost many fans’ attention and what can be done to enhance the entertainment of the game. 
    Finally, how much stock can we put into last year’s 60-game season? They preview what to expect on the field in 2021. 
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    • 1 hr 36 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
425 Ratings

425 Ratings

Matty C Bradford ,

So consistently messy and good... except for Sepinwald

If you like baseball and nonsense then this is the perfect place for you. If you hate the Yankees, also a perfect place for you. If you like to waste your time then, please, look no further. The Poscast.

astrosjeff ,

Perfect mix of humor and baseball

When the main hosts (Joe

First time commment ,

Carrie

I’ve been fortunate enough to live in KC for 20 years. This podcast may have been my most favorite pod/poscast ever. Thank you for an enjoyable listen!

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