2016 Cincinnati Reds

May 1, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 341 - Cincinnati Reds

The Reds are struggling so we head further south to Louisville as Ed prepares to sing “My Old Kentucky Home” at next week’s Kentucky Derby.  Ed interviews author and horse lover Sheri Seggerman about America’s greatest race (sorry NASCAR).


2016 Minicast – St. Luke’s Hospital

April 27, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 120 - St Luke's Hospital

In March 2012, Ed Kasputis visited St. Luke’s International Hospital in Tokyo to retrace the steps of Catcher and OSS spy, Moe Berg who visited the hospital on November 29, 1934 and shot video of the Tokyo skyline.  Later during World War II, Berg shared this video with the U.S. Government.  Kasputis interviews Kaoru Oda and Sumio Yabu from the roof of St. Luke’s.


2016 Chicago Cubs

April 24, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 340 - Chicago Cubs

The Cubs are in first and their anticipated success has finally quenched Farley’s thirst!  Ed Kasputis interviews comedian and baseball podcaster, Steve Hofstetter as we enjoy the Windy City.


2016 Minicast – Marty Kuehnert

April 20, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 118 - Marty Kuehnert

From Tokyo, Ed Kasputis interviews Marty Kuehnert, Senior Advisor to the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles about his 40+ year career as an American baseball executive in Japan.


2016 Miami Marlins

April 17, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 339 - Miami Marlins

Ed’s back from Cuba as we review the Miami Marlins and Ed’s experiences in Cuba.  Vin Scully teaches us about the number 13 and Ed interviews comedian and podcaster Steve Hofstetter about the Marlins.


2016 Minicast – George Will

April 13, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 253 - George Will

Our PhD Committee interviews American journalist and author, George Will about his great book, A Nice Little Place On The North Side: Wrigley Field At One Hundred.


2016 Boston Red Sox

April 10, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 338 - Boston Red Sox

Are the Red Sox a playoff team?  Our PhD Committee makes our 2016 MLB Predictions and Ed Kasputis interviews Jason Mastrodonato from the Boston Herald.


2016 Minicast – Michael Zagaris

April 8, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 89 - Michael Zagaris

Ed Kasputis interviews photography icon, Michael Zagaris who is the official photographer to both the Oakland A’s and San Francisco 49ers.


2016 New York Mets

April 3, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 337 - New York Mets

We celebrate Opening Day.  Ed Kasputis interviews Professor Bruce Bukiet from the New Jersey Institute of Technology about his 2016 MLB predictions and longtime Baseball PhD listener, Jeff Cohen about his beloved Mets.


2016 Minicast – Field of Legends

March 30, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 94 - Field of Legends

As we honor the World Champion Kansas City Royals, let’s revisit our Field of Legends Minicast – Episode 94. The Field of Legends is the focal exhibit at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.  This museum is a must see for any visiting the City of Fountains.