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112 minutes | Mar 16, 2020
Episode 93 - COVID-19
In this episode, Drew and Adam lay out all of the facts of COVID-19, and answer some questions as a pair of professional immunologists. We cut through the fake news, and give you the information you want about 1. Viruses 2. What we know about the virus that causes COVID-19 3. How viruses get to humans 4. The immune response to viruses like COVID-19 5. What you can do to slow the spread of the disease 6. What the medical community is doing to help. If you have any questions for us, email us at email@example.com If are experiencing symptoms such as dry cough, fever, please call a medical professional.
64 minutes | Mar 16, 2020
Episode 92 - One Month Ago
In this episode, Drew and Adam spoke back on February 16th, exactly one month ago today. In this episode, things were completely normal, the Astros were still the heart of news coverage in baseball. the Mookie Betts trade was still making waves in LA and Boston. Listen in, and enjoy our bliss, lack of anticipation for the upcoming pandemic, and what disappointment that was to come.
85 minutes | Jan 28, 2020
Episode 91 - Lopsided Teams: The Leaning Tower of WAR
In this episode, Drew and Adam banter about the punishments received by the astros, and the fallout around the league. Later, they discuss trade talks surrounding Nolan Arenado and Mookie Betts. In Under the Microscope, Drew discusses the most lopsided teams (teams whose WAR is predominantly derived from either pitching OR hitting). Later, Adam breaks down the Twins signing of Josh Donaldson, and how that boosts the Twins' infield defense. Further on, Drew discusses the use of the phrase "the Next Mike Trout" and finds the first player that the phrase was used on. Finally, Drew and Adam stick up for Larry Walker, who was inducted into the Hall of Fame in his last year on the ballot.
75 minutes | Jan 28, 2020
Episode 90 - Somebody Stole my Sign
In this episode, Drew and Adam discuss sign stealing allegations against the Red Sox. Later, they cover a wide array of arbitration deals including Mookie Betts, Cody Bellinger, and others. Also, they discuss the Rays acquisition of Jose Martinez from the Cardinals. In under the microscope, Drew and Adam discuss the correlation between xBA and exit velocity and launch angle. Behind enemy lines discusses the Twins signing a couple of pitchers, Homer Bailey and Rich Hill, and an extension for Miguel Sano.
84 minutes | Dec 30, 2019
Episode 89 - Sneaky Decent
In this episode, Drew and Adam open with discussion about Albert Belle, and then proceed into discussion about some major moves around the league including Gerrit Cole, Anthony Rendon, and others. Later, Drew dives into Wade Miley's pitch tipping, and finds a not so exciting conclusion. Afterward, Drew examines the highest disparity between FIP and ERA over the course of a single player's career, and finds a race you can watch next season! Later, Adam goes behind enemy lines and discusses some of the Twins options for the remainder of the offseason. Finally, Drew discusses how much longer Mike Trout will be the best player in baseball, and Adam sticks up for Tyler Clippard, who has outlandish BABIP numbers.
89 minutes | Dec 10, 2019
Episode 88 - "You started a new job and you hate It"
In this episode, Drew and Adam open by discussing Drew's birthday gift this year. The continue discussion through a tangent about Cameo, and how Johnny Damon has mastered the new social media platform. Later, they discuss the swathe of transactions that occurred in Baseballogy's annual hiatus. Later, they discuss the Australian Baseball League season this far, and give an update on Geelong-Korea. Finally, they round out the episode by breaking down rSZ, the Twins' offseason outlook, and the first ever sad Mike Trout article.
81 minutes | Nov 11, 2019
Episode 87 - Padres Pitching Dentist
In this episode, Drew and Adam open discussion about team Dentists, and explore the life of Steve Arlin, a man who balanced a career in Major League Baseball and being a dentist. Later, they break down the end of the world series (quite late!) and then discuss the early offseason action including qualifying offers (with a helpful explanation of how they work). Later, they discuss managerial hirings and firings, as well as some of the news around the league including Alex Anthopoulos' triggering an MLBPA probe, the next step in the inevitable march of the Robo-Ump, and finally discuss some of the moves from Twins players.
80 minutes | Oct 28, 2019
Episode 86 - Sylvia Plath's Birthday
In this episode, Drew and Adam discuss all of the spooky things happening in baseball. They start by discussing Robbie Grossman's surprise appearance as a gold glove finalist, and then discuss the progress in the 2019 World Series. Later, they discuss the incidents surrounding Brandon Taubman, and then discuss some umpire news. Later, they discuss the Arizona Fall League, and they break down what happened this year. Finally, Drew discusses the Arizona Fall League Hall of Fame (A very good segment), and Minor League Baseball's potential restructuring.
62 minutes | Oct 21, 2019
Episode 85 - Ball is Life
In this episode, Drew and Adam break down the American League and National League Championship series, and then have a discussion about the changes in the ball, what it means for the players, the league, and its fans.
94 minutes | Oct 17, 2019
Episode 84 - A Wild Opener
In this episode, Adam and Drew recap the Division Series, and then cover the League Championship Series thus far.
72 minutes | Oct 7, 2019
Episode 83 - 100% Chance of Sadness
In this episode, Drew and Adam discuss the playoffs thus far, and preview the remainder of the division series. Adam and Drew start by discussing the Twins and Yankees series, then discuss the Rays and Astros. Later, they cover the NLDS series including the surprising odds of the Astros and Dodgers series, and the wild experiences in the Cardinals/Braves series.
81 minutes | Sep 18, 2019
Episode 82 - Tid Bits
In this episode, Drew and Adam discuss Dave Dombrowski being fired, Shawn Kelley's great throw, an angry Tigers fan with connections to the past. Later, they discuss some of Drew's latest research including an anonymous bullpen comparison, a hitting rankings bracket, and an interesting stat about hitters in an 0-2 count vs. a 2-0 count. Finally, they discuss Mike Trout's Morton's neuroma, HR%+, and stick up for onathan Villar.
82 minutes | Sep 9, 2019
Episode 81 - The Poopcast
In this episode, Drew and Adam briefly discuss the upcoming analytics revolution in football, and what that will look like. Later, they discuss some notes including Justin Verlander's no hitter, the Moran Brothers professional interaction, as well as the NL Wild Card race. Adam and Drew go under the microscope on ulcerative colitis, which has plagued Kyle Gibson all season, and explore potential treatment options. In behind enemy lines, they discuss the pineda suspension, as well as an update to the Willians Astudillo Sacrifice Fly/Strikeout Ratio chase. Drew explores outs above average in Alphabet Soup, and how it looks unfavorably upon a Twins outfielder. Finally, they close with Mike Trout Minute, and sticking up for Jack Flaherty.
70 minutes | Aug 26, 2019
Episode 80 - Wee Willie
In this episode, Drew and Adam open by discussing the current playoff races, and update the score on the AL and NL Preview predictions. Later, they cover some other news and notes around the league including Carlos Corrasco and Chris Paddack. Then, Drew puts his analysis of the career home run record Under the Microscope. Mike Trout minute finds a weird streak for Mike Trout. In behind enemy lines, Adam discusses the starting rotation, and maintains his usual negativity. Also, they discuss an unusual memo circulated around the league. Finally, Drew sticks up for Wee Willie Keeler, the shortest player in the MLB Hall of Fame.
92 minutes | Aug 19, 2019
Episode 79 - Discount Double Play
In this episode, Drew and Adam discuss the Red Sox stumbling, big injuries to Fernando Tatis and Chris Sale, as well as Bryce Harper's situational statistics. Later they discuss the growth of young talent in MLB, and Drew drops a fun fact! Later, Drew briefly discusses an idea he has about how breakable the all-time career home run record is. Behind Enemy lines discusses the Twins pitching in depth, and Adam delivers a completely useless fun fact about Max Kepler. Finally, Mike Trout minute discusses ANOTHER Mike trout career milestone, and alphabet soup discusses Grounding in to Double Plays (GIDP), and which players are best at avoiding doing it.
64 minutes | Jul 30, 2019
Episode 78 - Shady Guys
In this episode, Drew and Adam discuss some of the recent moves around the league, including Sergio Romo out of the Twins. then they take a deep dive in cancer immunotherapy, and its role in the baseball world.
89 minutes | Jul 22, 2019
Episode 77 - Delayed Double Steal
In this episode, Drew and Adam discuss the joys and perils of independent league baseball, as Drew recaps an eventful game he went to this weekend. Later, they discuss news and notes around Major League Baseball including the Indians getting hot this past month, and some bullpens that have been very good as well as bullpens that have been very bad. Later, Drew discusses the superb Dodgers' starters so far this season, and puts it into historical context. In behind enemy lines, Drew and Adam discuss potential trade targets, and then Drew delivers EXCELLENT facts about Mike Trout. Finally, Drew sticks up for a mystery man who plays in an Athletics uniform.
64 minutes | Jul 16, 2019
Episode 76 - The Hard Hit Rate Conundrum
In this episode, Drew and Adam discuss some of the more somber news in baseball, including Tyler Skaggs' untimely death as well as Carlos Carlos Corrasco and Bob Gibson's cancer diagnoses. In lighter discussion, Drew and Adam discuss the Home Run Derby, and the Home Run streak Max Kepler put up on Trevor Bauer. In under the microscope, Drew discusses the peculiar season of Jose Ramirez. Later they discuss the Twins, and then talk about Mike Trout's career OPS nearing 1000. Finally, Drew discusses an interesting (and unexplained) change in hard hit rate. Also, they discuss Lance Lynn's great season as a non-Twin.
69 minutes | Jul 1, 2019
Episode 75 - The Air Bud Problem
In this episode, Drew and Alex open by discussing the unmatched talent of Air Bud, and where he would fit best in a major league roster. After that, they discuss the stellar debut of Brendan McKay. Later, they discuss the Grand Junction Rockies and their recent Twitter experience. In alphabet soup, Alex and Drew draft baseball initials, and are looking for people to put in their own picks! Under the microscope follows up on the correlation between error runs and range runs. Behind enemy lines is brief, but remains optimistic. Finally, Drew and Alex discuss the case for DJ Lemeheiu to be better than Mike Trout.
85 minutes | Jun 25, 2019
Episode 74 - On the Importance of Negative Data
In this episode, Drew and Adam open by discussing the weird Home Run totals on the top of the MLB leaderboard. Later, they discuss the Dodgers youth movement, the Rays exploring a two-city option, Albert Pujols and his return to Saint Louis, and Frankie Montas' suspension. In Under the Microscope, they discuss Drew's piece on Rookies, and then carry out the first rendition of "Negative Data with Drew." To round out the episode, Adam discusses the Twins defense, and the different components of what makes a defense great. Drew forgoes Mike Trout Minute to discusses how even pithcers can hit in 2019, and finally, Drew sticks up for Howie Kendrick.
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