Baseball PhD (enhanced M4A)
What would you do if you could get a PhD in life - through baseball? Welcome to Baseball PhD. A podcast for your brain. 30 major league cities, 100 places to see. Let\'s touch them all as we make a road trip of a lifetime!
info_outline 2021 Ten Innings at Wrigley 10/03/2021
2021 Ten Innings at Wrigley May 17, 1979. Ten Innings at Wrigley is Kevin Cook’s vivid account of a game that could only have happened at this ballpark, in this era, with this colorful cast of heroes and heels. Ed Kasputis interviews Kevin about his riveting book.
info_outline 2021 New York Mets 09/05/2021
2021 New York Mets The owner blames the players, the players blame the fans and the team’s manager doesn’t know what’s going on. Let’s Meet the Mets, a team that sat in first place for 90 days this summer but no more. Can the Met’s resurrect their season? Ed Kasputis interviews Jeff Cohen, Mets fan and co-host of Baseball […]
info_outline 2021 Minicast – Who was Better – Ruth or Bonds? 08/19/2021
2021 Minicast – Who was Better – Ruth or Bonds? As we enjoy the dog days of August, let’s ponder who was better – Ruth or Bonds? Ed Kasputis interviews baseball authors Bill Nowlin and Jim Prime about this question for the ages.
info_outline Cleveland Guardians 08/01/2021
Cleveland Guardians The Cleveland Indians are changing their name to the Guardians as they struggle to be playoff competitive. But the Cleveland Guardians already exist as a roller derby team! We ponder the name change and review the organization’s future (no matter what they might be called).
info_outline 2021 Summer of ’68 07/29/2021
2021 Summer of ’68 Ed Kasputis interviews author, Tim Wendel about his book, Summer of ’68: The Season That Changed Baseball – and America – Forever. From the beginning, ’68 was a season rocked by national tragedy and sweeping change. Opening Day was postponed and later played in the shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s funeral. That summer, as […]
info_outline 2021 Re-broadcast – Episode 100 07/22/2021
2021 Re-broadcast – Episode 100 As we prepare for Episode 600 let’s remember Episode 100 from the 100th floor of the Empire State Building! Our PhD Committee goes down memory lane as we remember our first 100 podcasts. Thanks for listening and let’s continue to get our PhD in life through baseball.