2018 Pitchers & Catchers Re-broadcast

June 27, 2018 by  
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Ed, Farley & Mark review Moe Berg’s famous article that Berg wrote for the Atlantic Monthly in 1941 – “Pitchers & Catchers.”  Be sure to check out our Episode 36 – Moe Berg as our PhD Committee pays homage to the man who inspired Baseball PhD.

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2018 Cincinnati Reds

June 24, 2018 by  
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We’re in the Queen City talking about the Reds as Ed Kasputis interviews Cincinnati radio sports personality, Mo Egger.

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2018 Moe Berg Re-broadcast

June 20, 2018 by  
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The Catcher Who Was a Spy

This week we honor the man who inspired the creation of Baseball PhD – Moe Berg (1902 – 1972).  Moe Berg got his PhD in life – through baseball.  Berg spoke 12 languages travelled the world, played in the major leagues and served as America’s foremost atomic spy during World War II.  Berg knew about the existence of America’s atomic bomb before President Truman!  Discover his story as Ralph BergerLouis JacobsonChuck BrodskyLinda McCarthy and our PhD Committee remember Moe Berg.

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2018 Tampa Bay Rays

June 17, 2018 by  
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The Tampa Bay area is beautiful as we talk about the Rays. Ed Kasputis interviews Paul Sullivan from sullybaseball.com about this year’s Rays.

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2018 Minicast – St. Luke’s Hospital

June 13, 2018 by  
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In 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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2018 Atlanta Braves

June 10, 2018 by  
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Bravo to the Bravos!!! The Braves are exceeding everyone’s expectations as Ed Kasputis interviews baseball writer, Bennett Hipp on what is making the Braves thrive.

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2018 New York Yankees

June 3, 2018 by  
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The Bronx Bombers are hitting home runs at a record pace but do they need more starting pitching? Ed Kasputis interviews Yankee sportscaster Ed Randall as our PhD Committee awaits the new Moe Berg bio pic, The Catcher was a Spy.

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