2016 Houston Astros

May 22, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 345 - Houston Astros

Houston, we have a problem.  The Astros are in last but their economy is fast.  Ed Kasputis interviews Mr. Sports Travel aka Joe Connor about Houston the City and Larry Manch from climbingtalshill.com about Houston the Team.

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2016 Minicast – High Heat

May 18, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 188 - High Heat

Ed Kasputis interviews author, Tim Wendel about his book, High Heat: The Secret History of the Fastball and the Improbable Search for the Fastest Pitcher of All Time.

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2016 I Love LA

May 15, 2016   | Leave a comment

I Love LA - Episode 344

We love LA as our PhD committee talks about the Angels and Dodgers.  Ed Kasputis interviews Mr. Sports Travel aka Joe Connor about things to do and Eric Stephen from truebluela.com about this year’s Dodgers.

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2016 Vin Scully Re-broadcast

May 11, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 37 - Vin Scully

Greatest Baseball Sportscaster of All Time

Our PhD Committee honors Vin Scully as the greatest baseball sportscaster of all time.  We also remember Seattle’s Hall of Fame baseball sportscaster, Dave Niehaus who passed away on November 10, 2010.  Ed, Farley and Mark then explore the life of Scully and listen to some of his greatest clips.  Ed then interviews Dodger faithful and English Professor, Frank Ardolino about Scully.  We then travel back in time and hear Scully’s words of wisdom during his commencement address at Pepperdine University in 2008. Ed and Farley then interview Cleveland radio great, Marty Allen in the first of a six part series of At the Mixer with Marty Allen.

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2016 Detroit Tigers

May 8, 2016   | Leave a comment

Episode 343 - Detroit Tigers

We’re in the Motor City as Paul Sullivan from Sully Baseball talks about the Tigers and Deanna Majchrzak from visitdetroit.com teaches us about things to do in Detroit.  Go Tigers!

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Minicast – Weaponized Baseball

May 4, 2016   | Leave a comment

Weaponized Baseball - Episode 342

Ed Kasputis interviews author, Scott A. Rowan about his brilliant book, Weaponized Baseball: Declassified, Withheld Stories Reveal Baseball’s Hidden Role in Geopolitics, International Military Action, Mental Manipulation & Mass Distraction.

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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).

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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.

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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.

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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.

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