2020 Witness to a Sweep

January 29, 2020 by  
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In 2012, our PhD Committee went to the final game of the World Series to be a Witness to a Sweep.  First Farley pays a bet then Ed, Farley & Dave play baseball at Tiger Stadium and meet Joe Michnuk from the Navin Field Grounds Crew.  Then it’s time to head to Comerica Park to sit in the rain and watch the last game of a great year.  Congratulations Giants and Tigers – wait ’til next year.

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Minor League Contraction?

January 26, 2020 by  
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Say it ain’t so, Commissioner. Are the MLB Owners serious about reducing the number of Minor League Teams? Ed Kasputis interviews Ralph Carhart from kneesandfists.com about the possibility of Minor League contraction.

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2020 Minicast – Fantasyland

January 22, 2020 by  
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Ed Kasputis interviews Andre Lower about the baseball movie, Fantasyland and Andre’s web site, baseballbypostions.com.

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Astros Cheating Scandal

January 19, 2020 by  
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Happy Martin Luther King Day! Our PhD Committee along with Paul Sullivan from Locked on MLB Podcast discuss the Astros Cheating Scandal and ponder the content of the character of the 2017 World Series Champions.

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2020 Minicast – Rodney Johnson

January 15, 2020 by  
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Ed Kasputis interviews Rodney Johnson, one of the two official scorers for the National League West Champion, Arizona Diamondbacks about being an official Major League scorer.

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2020 Minicast – Road Trips with Tim

January 12, 2020 by  
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What better childhood memory than going on a baseball road trip with your dad?  Ed Kasputis interviews Todd Cook about his many road trips with his son, Tim and their blog, Cook & Son Bats’ Blog.  Go Mariners!

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2020 Meet the PhD Committee again

January 8, 2020 by  
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What a difference a decade makes!  Our PhD Committee remembers their first year as they prepare to launch Season 11.  This podcast concludes with a replay of our first podcast – Meet Your PhD Committee which was released on February 20, 2010.  

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2020 Minicast – Banzai Babe Ruth

January 5, 2020 by  
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Ed Kasputis interviews Robert K. Fitts about his new book, Banzai Babe Ruth: Baseball, Espionage and Assassination during the 1934 Tour of Japan.

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