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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 91: The Big Haymaker

 

 

Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~5:00)

  • News

  • Injuries (and lots of 'em)
  • O.Albies
  • G.Cole

 

2nd Base (~28:45)

  • Extract
  • Doug: Chase Anderson
    • Anderson's RP Plot - 2 clouds:Chase Anderson RP, 4-14-18
  • Sammy: Matt Chapman (~40:15)

 

 

3rd Base (~54:15)

Game: The Wonder Years

Sammy visiting, Doug home 

 

Home (~1:07:00) 

  • What We Look for in April

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

All Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_91.mp3
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 90: Eye On Taillon

 

(Note: Please excuse the static on Doug's feed from ~29:00 to about ~48:00 into the pod. We had some technical difficulties, which will be fixed by Ep 91. We apologize for the inconvenience and annoyance!) 

 

Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~3:15)

  • News

  • Ohtani!
  • Dodgers
  • David Price
  • Jordan Hicks

 

2nd Base (~28:00)

  • Extract
  • Sammy: Paul DeJong
  • Doug: Jameson Taillon (~40:00)

 

3rd Base (~58:45)

Game: Whose Line Is It Anyway?

Doug visiting, Sammy home 

 

Home (~1:16:00) 

  • Unwritten Rules

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

All Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_90.mp3
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 89: Bombed Out and Depleted

 

2018 Season Preview!

 

 

 

Groundskeeping

 

 

1st Base (~6:00) - NL division by division

  • NL West

  • NL Central
  • NL East

 

2nd Base (~42:00) - Predicting the Awards

  • MVPs
  • Cy Youngs
  • Rookies of the Year

 

3rd Base (~1:06:15) - AL division by division

  • AL West

  • AL Central
  • AL East

 

Home (~1:46:00) 

  • Breaking down the Baseballholics Fantasy Auction Draft

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_89.mp3
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 88: Philly Had a Cheeseburger

 

Fantasy Preview Part 2 (sad about Vlad)

Draft set for the Baseballholics Auction (Sun 3/25/18 at 3:30 EST)

 

 

Groundskeeping

 

 

1st Base (~4:30)

  • News

  • Justin Turner injury
  • Orioles sign Alex Cobb, Twins sign Lance Lynn
  • Mike Moustakas re-signs with KC

 

2nd Base (~20:15)

  • Fantasy Preview, Pt 2
  • Breakouts
  • Bargains
  • Busts

 

3rd Base (~53:00)

Game: Read Between the Lies

Sammy visiting, Doug home 

 

Home (~1:16:30) 

  • Fantasy Draft Strategies, Approaches and Preparation

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_88.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:23pm EDT
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 87: The 2018 Fantasy Preview

 w/ Special Guest, Paul Sporer

 

***The Baseballholics Anonymous Fantasy Auction League has arrived!***

Come join fellow Baseballholics for Year 4 of our annual auction league! 

It's a 5x5 Roto League, swap out AVG, HR, W and Sv for OBP, SLG, QS and SOLD (Sv+Hld).

Auction date and number of teams to be determined (we will shoot for a draft date as close to the season as possible)

To enter, send us an email at baseballholics@gmail.com, with the following items in the body of the email:

1. Review the show on iTunes, then copy+paste your review into the email. It's shameless promotion, we know. (if you have reviewed us already in the past, then please copy+paste the og review)

 

2. Tell us a BRIEF summary of your Baseballholism, and why you would be a good fit for our baseball addiction group.

 

Who's in?

 

 

Groundskeeping

 

Baseballholic Guest: Paul Sporer

Twitter @sporer, Twitch: psporer24

podcast: Sleeper and the Bust

 

 

 

1st Half (~3:30)

  • Fantasy Over/Under

  • Acuna HR+SB
  • L.Castillo K
  • Rhys HR
  • Berrios ERA
  • Albies SB
  • Gleyber GP
  • ...and many many more

 

 

2nd Half (~1:21:45)

  • The Evolving Landscape of Fantasy Baseball
  • How have things changed in 2018?
  • Players, positions, stats
  • Strategic Approaches

 

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_87.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:11am EDT
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 86: I Want to Burn All My Padres Gear

 

 

***The Baseballholics Anonymous Fantasy Auction League has arrived!***

Come join fellow Baseballholics for Year 4 of our annual auction league! 

It's a 5x5 Roto League, swap out AVG, HR, W and Sv for OBP, SLG, QS and SOLD (Sv+Hld).

Auction date and number of teams to be determined (we will shoot for a draft date as close to the season as possible)

To enter, send us an email at baseballholics@gmail.com, with the following items in the body of the email:

1. Review the show on iTunes, then copy+paste your review into the email. It's shameless promotion, we know. (if you have reviewed us already in the past, then please copy+paste the og review)

 

2. Tell us a BRIEF summary of your Baseballholism, and why you would be a good fit for our baseball addiction group.

 

We can't wait - who's in?

 

 

Groundskeeping

 

The Wedding of Sammy

 

Welcome to the Evolution! 

( @EvoAthletix )

 

 

1st Base (~11:00)

  • News (!)

  • Yu
  • JD Mart
  • Padsmer
  • Rays
  • D'backs

 

2nd Base (~30:00)

  • Extract
  • Sammy: Gregory Polanco
  • Doug: Luke Weaver (~40:00)

 

3rd Base (~52:30)

Game: Connect 4

Doug visiting, Sammy home 

 

Home (~1:12:45) 

  • Humidoration Equation

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_86.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:10pm EDT
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 85: History is Littered with Carcasses

 

Fly Iggles Fly!

 

Sammy's the Big Winner!

 

Groundskeeping

 

 

1st Base (~9:15)

  • News

  • Brew Crew Doing Damage: Yelich and Lo.Cain
  • Mets Get Permission to SIgn Frazier

 

2nd Base (~26:30)

  • Extract
  • Doug: Blake Snell
  • Sammy: Mike Moustakas (~39:00)

 

3rd Base (~49:30)

Game: The Wonder Years

Sammy visiting, Doug home 

 

Home (~1:03:15) 

  • Pitchability
    • Answering reader email, defining an amorphous term

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_85.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:19pm EDT
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 84: A Multi-Colored Dinosaur Threw-up in the Outfield

 

Groundskeeping

 

 

1st Base (~5:00)

  • News

  • Hall of Fame
  • Giants get Cutch, Longoria, A-Jax

 

2nd Base (~26:30)

  • Extract
  • Sammy: Evan Longoria
  • Doug: Luis Castillo (~36:45)

 

3rd Base (~53:00)

Game: Whose Line Is It Anyway?

Doug visiting, Sammy home 

 

Home (~1:11:00) 

  • Sammy's nominated for a FSWA Award
  • The differing skill sets needed to successfully cover / play seasonal vs. DFS

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_84.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:29am EDT
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 83: The Comparables are Variable

 

Groundskeeping

 

 

1st Base (~1:30)

  • News

  • A Bomb Cyclone Stove
  • Bruce Back to Mets
  • Cole Traded to HOU

 

2nd Base (~20:45)

  • Extract
  • Doug: Gerrit Cole
  • Sammy: J.D. Martinez (~37:15)

 

3rd Base (~47:45)

Game: Read Between the Lies

Sammy visiting, Doug home 

 

Home (~1:03:15) 

  • Regression Across the Board?

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_83.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:34pm EDT
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 82: When a Rock Hits the Windshield

 

Groundskeeping

 

 

1st Base (~1:30)

  • News - sorta

  • The Cold Stove
  • Rox spend grip$ on RP
  • Oye Como PHI

 

2nd Base (~19:30)

  • Shohei Ohtani
  • How he impacts the Angels
  • How his UCL impacts him
  • How he impacts fantasy

 

3rd Base (~41:00)

Tie Breakout

Doug visiting, Sammy home 

 

Home (~55:15) 

  • The Marlins

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_82.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:03pm EDT
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