34 episodes

Podcast by The Rickey Henderson of Podcasts

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Podcast by The Rickey Henderson of Podcasts

    Ep. 32 - G.O.A.P. BOYZ (Vol. 6)

    Ep. 32 - G.O.A.P. BOYZ (Vol. 6)

    RF Bleacher fans Jorge Leon and Anson Casanares join host Alex Espinoza for another round of G.O.A.P. BOYZ shenanigans.

    We discuss the complications of being an A's fan in 2021, the lack of team marketing, the Oakland 68s, Dave Kaval's behavior, the new stadium search and the upcoming July 3 tailgate in B lot before the A's-Red Sox game.

    • 36 min
    Ep. 31 - Alex Jensen

    Ep. 31 - Alex Jensen

    Stockton Ports radio announcer Alex Jensen joins host Alex Espinoza to discuss his recent call up to Oakland for his MLB debut with the A's.

    We discuss his lifelong love of the A's as an Oakland native, top prospects on the Ports like Tyler Soderstrom, working with the A's radio broadcast crew, the team's current six-game win streak and more.

    • 59 min
    Ep. 30 - @gamer_athletics

    Ep. 30 - @gamer_athletics

    Die-hard A's fan YouTuber Gabriel Hernandez (aka @gamer_athletics) joins host Alex Espinoza on the G.O.A.P.

    Gabe discusses his growing YouTube channel, interacting with players and getting baseballs, playing video games with A's reliever J.B. Wendelken on Twitch, watching J.B. play a farm simulator, how Dave Kaval's video from the Vegas Golden Knights game made him feel, his thoughts on the stadium search and more.

    • 43 min
    Ep. 29 - John Shea

    Ep. 29 - John Shea

    Longtime San Francisco Chronicle baseball writer John Shea joins host Alex Espinoza on the G.O.A.P.

    We go in-depth about his experience authoring Rickey Henderson's 1992 autobiography titled "Off Base: Confessions of a Thief," discuss how baseball and media has changed over the decades, Willie Mays' influence on Rickey, the 2021 A's and more.

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Ep. 28 - Alex Coffey

    Ep. 28 - Alex Coffey

    Host Alex Espinoza is joined by The Athletic A's beat writer Alex Coffey.

    We discuss Jesus Luzardo's breaking his pinky while playing a video game, Mike Fiers' role, following her father's career path, her time working for the Baseball Hall of Fame and the Seattle Mariners, the bullpen, Elvis Andrus' struggles and more.

    • 47 min
    Ep. 27 - Amelia Schimmel

    Ep. 27 - Amelia Schimmel

    A's P.A. woman Amelia Schimmel gets on the mic for the G.O.A.P!

    Host Alex Espinoza chats with Schimmel about the energy at the Coliseum during the 11-game win streak, her relationship with the late, great Dick Callahan, the pride she takes in being one of four women MLB PA announcers, her snacks of the game, hilarious Twitter feed and more.

    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

Hal the reviewer ,

Fun A’s podcast

Obviously episode 26th is the best, but all of them are great. Alex finds fun people to talk to and is a good interviewer.

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