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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – January 30, 2016

 

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Anthony Rapp, actor and the original Mark Cohen in Rent, joined the podcast to talk about his beloved Chicago Cubs and his faith in Joe Maddon.

It is an episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast that is far shorter than 525,600 minutes

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Subscribe to Anthony’s podcast, The Clubhouse Podcast, by clicking HERE.

Part 2 of my conversion with Anthony Rapp
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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – January 4, 2016

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Edwin Jackson looks like he will hook on with the Marlins, making his wonderfully satisfying if unpredictable career last another year.

Plus I talk about what the Cardinals might find as a bargain on this episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – December 17, 2015

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What are the Dodgers up to?

Is the team falling apart and letting the other NL West clubs, like San Francisco and Arizona, take over? Or are they building something that we can’t quite see right now but will be dominating.

It reminds me of Tony Stark in the cave during the first Iron Man movie. He built something powerful right under everyone’s noses and turned failure into victory.

Maybe that’s what the Dodgers are doing.

Avengers Assemble for this episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – December 6, 2015

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It is Sunday and time for The Sunday Request.

 

No Trades and opt outs are not going anywhere soon. And fans should be happy about that.

It is a collectively bargained for episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – December 1, 2015

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Barry Bonds could be the Marlins new hitting coach?

That is great but they should take it a step further. He should be a PLAYER coach!

It is a return of the King episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – October 24, 2015

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THE THIRD ANNIVERSARY SHOW!

Every single day for three years I have done this show, and I don’t see myself stopping any time soon.

Meanwhile I breakdown Game 6 of the ALCS and anticipate the Royals/Mets World Series.

Three straight years… no time to slow down. It is the new episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast!

Mike Moustakas, Wade Davis, David Price and Jose Bautista all owned October yesterday.

 

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – September 18, 2015

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(Photo by Anthony J. Causi)

It is an unusual Subway Series that is going to start tonight in New York. The Mets are in first. The Yankees are a wild card team. And which fan base is more nervous with more on the line?

WFAN and CBS Sports writer and friend of the podcast Jason Keidel stopped by to let us know the mood in New York.

Start Spreading the News! It is Episode 1,060 of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

 

Marco Estrada, Mike Trout, John Lackey, Matt Carpenter, Matt Moore, Ian Desmond and James Loney all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – August 17, 2015

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So 15 markets are going to be streaming local games onto devices.

It is just the first step, but at least baseball is heading in the right direction.

It is a “Welcome to the 21st Century” episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Chris Sale, Madison Bumgarner, Adam Jones, Aramis Ramirez, Rubby De La Rosa, Hector Santiago, Miguel Cabrera and Jason Heyward all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball

Read Craig Calcaterra’s article on NBCSports.com by clicking HERE

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – July 5, 2015

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It is the Sunday Request

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Instagram Follower CHURCHILL BEE wants me to go back to the long lost spots of San Francisco Baseball.

I return to all the former homes of San Francisco baseball teams and try to find any clue that they played there… and it led me to an aisle of an Office Depot.

It is a star spangled episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

 

 Clay Buchholz, Jeff Locke, Kris Bryant, C. J. Cron, Steven Souza Jr., Todd Frazier and Cody Anderson, all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – April 19, 2015

It is Sunday and time for The Sunday Request.

Oh man… a Red Sox title or a Good Star Wars movie? That is a debate that brings back memories of both 1983 and 199.
The Force is With Me on Episode 908 of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Odubel Herrera, Chris Heston, Josh Donaldson, Felix Hernandez, David Ortiz, C. J. Wilson and Zack Cozart all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?

 

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – February 4, 2015

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Marlene Karas/USA TODAY Sports

 

My first podcast from the state of Georgia as I record from Alpharetta.

Talking about the legacy of the Braves and the lessons learned by Ted Turner and George Steinbrenner on being hands off and hands on owners.

Plus I talk about a trip to Turner Field in 1998 that was one of the best regular season games I ever saw.

It is a whistling Dixie episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – December 31, 2014

 

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Lots of beer flowing at the game is a baseball tradition. But SHOULD it be?

How much better could the experience of a baseball game be WITHOUT beer? And how much money can be made cutting off from the beer wagon?

Plus my first Hamstersdam reference from The Wire.

It is the last 2014 episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

My 2011 Video about Drunks at the ballpark.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – October 28, 2014

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(Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Tonight is Game 6 of the World Series.

Those words can bring up so many different memories. Who will be the Reggie Jackson, Carlton Fisk, Don Denkinger, Bill Buckner, Kirby Puckett, Joe Carter, Tom Glavine, Josh Beckett, David Freese or Nelson Cruz of the night?

Meanwhile I all but beg Joe Maddon to take over the Dodgers.

It could be a memorable night that is previewed on The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

 

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – October 22, 2014

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Take a look at the map above. It is from an ESPN survey of baseball fans asking them which team they are rooting for. The blue states are rooting for the Royals fans. The red ones are pulling for the San Francisco Giants.

That’s pretty cut and dry who most people are rooting for.

The Giants are indeed the bad guys in the 2014 World Series. Relish it, Giants Fans.

Also, what the hell was going on with Tim Lincecum? Is there a behind the scenes rift?

It is the Game 1 of the World Series episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Madison Bumgarner, Hunter Pence and Salvador Perez all Owned the World Series and October

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – October 14, 2014

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Talking new Dodgers front office and remembering Chambliss and Bartman.

The Cardinals Catching Situation is not the same without Yadier Molina, but at least they rostered 3 backstoppers.

Also speaking more about the LCS during this version of  The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Nobody Owned  October last night as there were no games

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – September 19, 2014

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In a vacuum, the Derek Jeter – Gatorade commercial was great. It is just getting to be a little bit of overkill!

Plus, Mike Scioscia can put any lineup on the field he wants. His team clinched. He owes no team a playoff spot but his own.

 It is a doing it MYYYYYY WAAAAAAAAY episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Felix Hernandez, Logan Morrison, Gerrit Cole, Wilin Rosario, Scott Feldman, Jose Bautista, Ender Inciarte and Kyle Lohse all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – September 5, 2014

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I would hate for last night’s loss to be Koji Uehara‘s last game with the Red Sox… but it might be.

Closer’s flame out and Koji looks like no exception. Remember, he was never meant to be a long term solution.

Today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast. was recorded outside of Sunken Diamond at Stanford University.

Mark Buehrle, Randall Delgado, A.J. Pollock, Victor Martinez, David Ortiz, Devin Mesoraco and Jake Odorizzi all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – August 22, 2014

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It is Carl Yastrzemski’s birthday. While waiting to get a haircut, I remembered the summer of 1979 where I eagerly watched Yaz’s 3,000 hit chase.

That and some reflections on this episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Kennys Vargas, Brandon McCarthy, Clayton Kershaw, Buster Posey, David Price, Justin Ruggiano, Zach Walters and Tyson Ross all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – July 21, 2014

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What should the Phillies do by the trade deadline?

How about trade everything that isn’t nailed to the ground?

The races are so tight right now that a bunch of teams may try to shoot the moon. No better time to take advantage of them!

It is an all anarchy episode on The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Odrisamer Despaigne, Jon Lester, Neil Walker, Jacoby Ellsbury, Tim Lincecum, Peter Bourjos and Yan Gomes all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball?

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – May 21, 2014

 

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AP Photo/Todd Kirkland

Today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast. is a direct response to a Twitter follower.

I gave Who Owned Baseball to Julio Teheran over Adam Wainwright. Not everyone agreed.

It was a tough call. But the main difference was the fact that Teheran pitched against a first place Milwaukee team and Wainwright pitched against a horrible Diamondbacks squad.

Chris Davis, Hisashi Iwakuma, Dernard Span, Julio Teheran, Garrett Jones, Jonny Gomes and NOT Adam Wainwright all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – May 20, 2014

 

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Photo by Matt West, Boston Herald

Stephen Drew comes back to the Red Sox and some teams just can’t hit.

That and more on today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Michael Brantley, Dallas Keuchel, Jason Heyward, Mike Leake, Khris Davis, Eric Hosmer and Stephen Strasburg all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – May 18, 2014

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Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images

It is time for The Sunday Request.

I do more than come up with a new save rule. I applied it retroactively to the save total for Mariano Rivera, Francisco Rodriguez, Dennis Eckersley and other great seasons in history.

That and more on today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Danny Duffy, Paul Goldschmidt, Brandon Moss, Edwin Jackson, Bud Norris, Justin Smoak and Starling Marte all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – May 9, 2014

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Johnny Manziel is the latest hope for Cleveland fans. But 2 and a half decades ago, the arrival of Sandy Alomar helped create a new identity for the Indians that almost took the pressure off of every single Cleveland team afterwards.

Plus Royals manager Ned Yost might be out of a job soon.

Come on down to Cleveland town everyone on The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Edwin Encarnacion, Dallas Kuechel, Anthony Rizzo, Ryan Vogelsong, Ian Kennedy, Nolan Arenado and Alexei Ramirez all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – May 1, 2014

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Photo: Michael Perez

It is no longer April. What chance does a team have to make the playoffs if they are in first place on May 1? the last 10 seasons suggests it is about 50/50.

That and more on today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Tim Hudson, Allen Craig, Hank Conger, Jesse Chavez, Edwin Encarnacion and Carlos Gomez all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – April 21, 2014

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David Manning-USA TODAY Sports


Unwritten rules, managerial decisions and not trying to score runs.

A lot of stuff is getting me worked up today!

That and more on today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast..

Rick Porcello, Josh Donaldson, Ryan Howard, Homer Bailey, Troy Tulowitzki, Adam Jones and Gerrit Cole  all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – April 19, 2014

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Photo: Gene Puskar/AP

 

Can you imagine baseball history had Barry Bonds played for the Braves? Mariano Rivera as a Tiger? Albert Pujols and Miguel Cabrera in the same lineup?

These are the deals that nearly happened.

That and more on today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Aaron Harang, Giancarlo Stanton, Howie Kendrick, Martin Perez, Matt Cain, Justin Masterson, Jacoby Ellsbury and Russell Martin all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – April 14, 2014

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Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

 

Today on The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.., I talk about the Brewers and their surprise start.

Plus thoughts on instant replay and the A’s bullpen.

To see the blog post from January where I foresaw the Brewers improvement, click HERE.

Kyle Lohse, Scott Kazmir, Adrian Gonzalez, Alexei Ramirez, Charlie Morton, Corey Kluber, Gerardo Parra and  Ben Zobrist all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – April 10, 2014

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The Harvard Sports Analysis Collection

 

It is time for Red Sox and Yankees! The rivalry is in a strange place right now but no doubt will pick up in intensity.

Also Jim Johnson is out as the closer and Tim Lincecum’s role is unclear.

That and more on today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Victor Martinez, Billy Hamilton, Mike Leake, Garrett Richards, Christian Yelich and Carlos Beltran all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – April 9, 2014

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Stephen Dunn – Getty Images

 

The National League Relief Pitcher Award is going to be named after Trevor Hoffman? I can not say I agree with that choice!

Also I tip my hat to Billy Hamilton and once again try to help Jim Johnson.

All on today’s episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

Ryan Braun, Delmon Young, Tim Hudson, Chris Archer, Jose Altuva, Starlin Castro and Max Scherzer all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball.

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – March 28, 2014

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Today is the sneakiest episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.

I went to Cashman Field in Las Vegas, wanting to record outside the home of the Las Vegas 51s.

But I saw a door was open and I decided I was going to sneak into the stadium. How far would get into the stadium before security stops me. Read the rest of this entry

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