Thursday, June 9, 2011
Podcast: Harper! Rizzo! Pirates! Papi!
By Eric Karabell
Here are the top five reasons why everyone should be listening to Thursday's Baseball Today podcast with Keith Law, as we unveil a new show page that you can see right here!
1. Breaking news during the show, as the Oakland Athletics change managers! We discuss!
2. Two teams changed hitting coaches on Wednesday night, and one of the newbies was our colleague at ESPN. How much can a hitting coach really do, especially to proven players like Josh Hamilton and Chris Coghlan?
3. The Pirates are 30-30 in June! Should there be celebration? Mr. Law actually might surprise you on this one.
4. Red Sox-Yankees, Yankees-Red Sox ... we explore the David Ortiz bat-flipping angle, the Yankees bullpen, what CC Sabathia might do and a lot more.
5. The key to the Adrian Gonzalez deal with the Padres and Red Sox is scheduled to debut Thursday, and Keith shares his thoughts.
Plus: Excellent emails, wrapping up the amateur draft as well as angles on tools, paying for slot and going to junior college, plus a look at Thursday's pitchers to watch, all on Baseball Today!