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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 102: Immediately Regret This Decision

 

 Groundskeeping

 

The Space Between:

A) Sammy Moves

B) Doug Starts a Biz

C) FPAZ!

 

1st Base (~12:15)

  • Regular Season Wrapup

 

 

2nd Base (~34:45)

  • 2018 Awards

 

 

3rd Base (~1:09:15)

Game: "Read Between the Lies"

Doug visiting, Sammy home 

 

 

Home (~1:28:00) 

  • Postseason Wrapup

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music and additional tunes by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonynous_Ep_102.mp3
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 101: He Must Have a Hot Girlfriend

 

 Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~4:30)

  • News

  • Kershaw
  • Paxton
  • Bauer
  • Cano
  • Call-up: Touki Toussaint

 

2nd Base (~17:15)

  • Extract
  • Sammy: Ronald Acuna
  • Doug: Corey Kluber (~30:15)

 

 

3rd Base (~45:30)

Game: Over/Under

 

  

Home (~1:24:30) 

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music and additional tunes by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_101.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:38pm EST
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 100: He's Neo in the Matrix

 

Trade Deadline Bonanza! 

Different format - no Bases, all Trades

 

 Groundskeeping

 

Huge thanks to our sponsor,

Following the Reader

Power Hour DFS (promo code: SammyReid)

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music and additional tunes by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_100.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:55pm EST
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 99: Gonna Die on That Hill

 

 Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~6:00)

  • News

  • Trades: Machado, Hand, Familia
  • SP Injuries: Thor, Snell, CarMart
  • Call-up: Garrett Hampson

 

2nd Base (~30:30)

  • Extract
  • Doug: Jose Quintana
  • Sammy: Alex Bregman (~45:15)

 

 

3rd Base (~1:06:15)

Game: Read Between the Lies

Sammy visiting, Doug home 

 

 

Home (~1:23:45) 

  • Gary Lollygag Sanchez

 

 

Total Run Time: 99 minutes

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music and additional tunes by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_99.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:34pm EST
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 98: All the Mariners Should Have Entered the WSOP

 

 Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~2:45)

  • News

  • G. Richards
  • K. Tucker
  • All-Stars
  • HR Derby

 

2nd Base (~27:00)

  • Extract
  • Sammy: Nick Castellanos
  • Doug: Ross Stripling (~37:30)

 

 

3rd Base (~51:15)

Game: "Connect 4"

Doug visiting, Sammy home 

 

Home (~1:04:15) 

  • 2nd Half Story Lines
  • Machado
  • Mets SP
  • Kersh
  • AL East
  • Mini Vlad
  • NL East
  • Nats
  • Indians
  • M's

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music and additional tunes by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_98.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:19am EST
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 97: Chewin' 'Em Up Like Pacman

 

 Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~1:45)

  • News

  • Kershaw's back
  • Acuna's back
  • Ohtani taking swings

 

2nd Base (~21:45)

  • Extract
  • Sammy: Juan Soto
  • Doug: Walker Buehler (~35:15)
    • Magically sawed in half:

 

 

3rd Base (~58:15)

Game: The Wonder Years

Sammy visiting, Doug home 

 

 

Home (~1:08:15) 

  • Where the scouts and the stats shake hands

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music and additional tunes by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_97.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:29pm EST
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 96: Don't Threaten Me with a Good Time

 

 Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~3:15)

  • News

  • The Childish Bambino
  • Sano drops Anchor in Single-A
  • K. Escobar traded to Nats

 

2nd Base (~18:30)

  • Extract - Switch!
  • Sammy: Jacob deGrom
  • Doug: Tommy Pham (~31:00)

 

 

3rd Base (~45:15)

Game: "Whose Line is it Anyway?"

Doug visiting, Sammy home 

 

Home (~56:45) 

  • The DH Debate... again

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music and additional tunes by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_96.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:25pm EST
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 95: Insta Self-Check

 

 Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~2:00)

  • News

  • Ohtani :(
  • Breaking down the Standings
    • AL
    • NL

 

2nd Base (~32:45)

  • Extract
  • Sammy: Rhys Hoskins
  • Doug: Trevor Bauer (~43:00)

 

 

3rd Base (~58:00)

Game: Read Between the Lies

Sammy visiting, Doug home 

   - We also announce the winner of Name That Game from last week

 

Home (~1:21:00) 

  • Trading Season

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

Break Music and additional tunes by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_95.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:04pm EST
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 94: Why is MLB So Easy?

 

 Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~3:45)

 

2nd Base (~41:00)

  • Extract
  • Sammy: Manny Machado
  • Doug: Jordan Hicks (~47:30)

 

 

3rd Base (~1:02:00)

Game: TBD - "True/False"

- help us choose a name! Email suggestions at Baseballholics@gmail.com!

Doug visiting, Sammy home 

 

Home (~1:24:00) 

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

All Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_94.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:30pm EST
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 93: Better Than Kershaw

 

 Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~5:45)

  • News

  • Acuna
  • Kingham
  • Seager
  • Hader
  • NYY
  • MIN

 

2nd Base (~29:15)

  • Extract
  • Doug: Nick Pivetta
  • Sammy: Ozzie Albies (~44:15)

 

 

3rd Base (~54:00)

Game: Tie Breakout

Sammy visiting, Doug home 

 

Home (~1:06:30) 

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

All Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_93.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:32pm EST
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Baseballholics Anonymous Ep 92: Crank n' Gank

 

 

Groundskeeping

 

1st Base (~4:15)

  • News

  • Manaea No-No
  • D'backs
  • Phillies

 

2nd Base (~25:15)

  • Extract
  • Sammy: Didi Gregorius
  • Doug: Patrick Corbin (~37:45)

 

 

3rd Base (~52:15)

Game: Connect 4

Doug visiting, Sammy home 

 

Home (~1:05:30) 

 

 

Music by The Ghost Notes:

Intro – Hold On

Outro – Never Seems Right

 

All Break Music by PBR Streetgang

Direct download: Baseballholics_Anonymous_Ep_92.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:12pm EST
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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
Category:general -- posted at: 12:08pm EST
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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
Category:general -- posted at: 2:27am EST
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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
Category:general -- posted at: 10:45am EST
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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 EST
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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 EST
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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 EST
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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 EST
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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 EST
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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 EST
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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 EST
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