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63 minutes | Sep 23, 2022
Mike Wilner, Blue Jays & the Run Line
The Zubes and Nick host Mike Wilner before breaking down the Jays, and giving their good take/bad take
59 minutes | Sep 9, 2022
Blue Jays Vibe Check, Good Takes/Bad Takes, Blake Murphy
In episode 4 of Pitch Talks, hosts Andrew Zuber of The Parleh and Nick Ashbourne of NorthStar Bets catch up with their pal Blake Murphy of Blue Jays Talk Plus to discuss the latest with the Toronto Blue Jays. Show lineup: Blue Jays vibe check Good take/bad take Mailbag Blake Murphy The Run Line
52 minutes | Aug 26, 2022
Blue Jays Season Turning Point? Gibby on Twitter, Pujols/Judge chase history, Ben Nicholson-Smith, LAA coming to town
In episode 3 of Pitch Talks, hosts Andrew Zuber of The Parleh and Nick Ashbourne of NorthStar Bets catch up with Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet to discuss the latest with the Toronto Blue Jays and other hot topics around MLB. Topics include: Have the Blue Jays turned the corner? (1:00) Thoughts on John Gibbons joining Twitter (13:10) Pujols and Judge chase history (16:30) Ben Nicholson-Smith joins the show (25:20) Debut: Aug. 26, 2022 Visit NorthStar Bets: https://www.northstarbets.ca/ Follow Rod Black on Twitter: https://twitter.com/RodBlackTV Follow NorthStar Bets on Twitter: https://twitter.com/NorthStarBet Follow NorthStar Bets on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NorthStar-Be... Follow NorthStar Bets on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northstarbets/
34 minutes | Aug 14, 2022
Why Soto to Jays was a fantasy, Did Jays miss on Jorge Lopez? What team are the Jays most worried about? Mike Petriello joins the show!
In Episode 2 of Pitch Talks, host Andrew Zuber of The Parleh and NorthStar Bets' Nick Ashbourne talk some baseball and welcome special guest Mike Petriello of MLB.com to the show. They discuss: Why Soto to Jays was a fantasy (1:30) Did Jays miss on Jorge Lopez? (6:00) What team are the Jays most worried about? (12:00) Mike Petriello joins the show! (13:30)
47 minutes | Jul 29, 2022
The John Schneider era, Blue Jays trade deadline needs, and the Soto sweepstakes with Eno Sarris
In the debut episode of Pitch Talks, host Andrew Zuber of The Parleh and NorthStar Bets' Nick Ashbourne talk all things MLB, including Blue Jays deadline needs and futures betting, and welcome Eno Sarris of The Athletic to the show. They discuss: The John Schneider era (3:00) Blue Jays trade deadline needs (7:10) Juan Soto sweepstakes with Eno (14:10) Jose Berrios' rest of season outlook (26:30) Blue Jays & MLB futures betting (37:55) Debut: July 29, 2022 Visit NorthStar Bets: https://www.northstarbets.ca/ Follow Andrew Zuber on Twitter:https://twitter.com/theZubes Follow Nick Ashbourne on Twitter: https://twitter.com/NickAshbourne Follow NorthStar Bets on Twitter: https://twitter.com/NorthStarBet Follow NorthStar Bets on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NorthStar-Be... Follow NorthStar Bets on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/northstarbets/
26 minutes | Jun 14, 2018
Episode 25: Is There an Argument for a Vlad Debut in 2018?
The Blue Jays will almost certainly finish no higher than third in the AL East, and they're likely to end the season without Josh Donaldson and J.A. Happ, among others. Could the promotion of Vlad Guerrero Jr. make the season worthwhile? Meg Rowley, managing editor of the Hardball Times, joins the program.
29 minutes | Jun 2, 2018
Episode 24: The Jays Are Quickly Becoming Sellers
The combination of a 3-10 run and a division featuring two super teams has conspired to give the Blue Jays, whose postseason odds have declined dramatically, an uphill battle to contention. Travis Sawchik of FanGraphs discusses the timetable not only for possible deadline deals but also a Toronto rebuild.
33 minutes | May 16, 2018
Episode 23: What the Hell, Cavan Biggio?
The New Hampshire Fisher Cats feature two of the top-10 prospects in baseball, Bo Bichette and Vlad Guerrero Jr. Teammate Cavan Biggio, meanwhile, has hit more homers than the two of them combined. FanGraphs' lead prospect analyst, Eric Longenhagen, helps to separate the noise of Biggio's breakout from the signal.
28 minutes | May 10, 2018
Episode 22: The Jays Are Adding Spin Like Few Other Clubs
Cleveland starter Trevor Bauer recently implied on Twitter that Astros pitchers might be utilizing pine tar or other such substances to increase their spin rates. Whatever the cause, Houston's newest additions have, objectively, showed improvement in this area. The Toronto Blue Jays are close by, though. FanGraphs' Travis Sawchik has all or most of the answers.
30 minutes | Apr 25, 2018
Episode 21: The Frustrating Talent of Randal Grichuk
Despite plenty of swing and miss in his game, outfielder Randal Grichuk has parlayed his considerable physical tools into above-average seasons in the past. Why isn't it working for the Jays? FanGraphs' Craig Edwards, who covered Grichuk for years with Cardinals blog Viva El Birdos, attempts to answer that difficult question.
32 minutes | Apr 19, 2018
Episode 20: Aledmys Diaz, Yangervis Solarte, and Creating Value Beyond the Tools
Despite having never appeared at the top of prospect lists, infielders Aledmys Diaz and Yangervis Solarte have nevertheless parlayed their modest tools into wins on the field. FanGraphs' lead prospect analyst, Eric Longenhagen, discusses what allows them to extract value from their talent.
35 minutes | Apr 9, 2018
Pitch Talks Live with Blue Jays President Mark Shapiro (part 2)
Blue Jays President Mark Shapiro joins Laura Armstrong at the April 5th Pitch Talks Live held at the Royal Cinema (part 2)
21 minutes | Apr 9, 2018
Pitch Talks Live with Blue Jays President Mark Shapiro (part 1)
Blue Jays President Mark Shapiro joins Laura Armstrong at the April 5th Pitch Talks Live held at the Royal Cinema
33 minutes | Apr 9, 2018
Pitch Talks Live Panel "Analytics, Biomechanics, and Drummers with Pivot Tables" with Carson Cistulli, Mike Sonne, and Nick Dika
Pitch Talks Live Panel "Analytics, Biomechanics, and Drummers with Pivot Tables" with Carson Cistulli, Mike Sonne, and Nick Dika Live from the April 5th Pitch Talks Event at The Royal Cinema
30 minutes | Apr 3, 2018
Pitch Talks Blue Jays Podcast, Episode 19: The Projections and the Predictions
FanGraphs' projections call for the Blue Jays to take one of the American League's Wild Card spots. FanGraphs' writers and readers don't do that. What's the explanation for the disparity? Meg Rowley helps explain.
27 minutes | Mar 29, 2018
Pitch Talks Blue Jays Podcast, Episode 18: The Opening Day Episode
Opening Day est arrivé! On this edition of the program, Travis Sawchik of FanGraphs discusses two notable interviews he's conducted -- first with Justin Smoak regarding the foundations of his 2017 breakout and, second, with Toronto native Joey Votto about postponing age-related decline.
37 minutes | Mar 13, 2018
Pitch Talks Blue Jays Podcast, Episode 17: An Overview of the Farm System
Kiley McDaniel, recently of the Atlanta Braves and currently of FanGraphs, appears on this edition of the program to discuss the top prospects in the Blue Jays system, including (but not limited to) Bo Bichette, Vlad Guerrero, and Danny Jansen.
32 minutes | Mar 6, 2018
Pitch Talks Blue Jays Podcast, Episode 16: The Blue Jays' Sneaky-Good Offseason
The Pitch Talks Blue Jays Podcast returns for the 2018 season. In this episode, FanGraphs' Carson Cistulli and Travis Sawchik discuss not only the awkward place along the win curve in which Toronto found itself entering the offseason but how well the front office did to acquire useful pieces without mortgaging the future.
22 minutes | Aug 30, 2017
Day Games with Dr. Mike Sonne - Episode 8: Ben Hansen
Ben Hansen is the vice-president and Chief Technology officer at Motus Global Company. Motus is a biomechanics company focusing on injury prevention and performance analysis. Ben speaks to Day Games about the recently developed Motus Baseball System – a wearable sleeve technology that aims to reduce pitcher injuries and improve hitter’s effectiveness. As of spring 2016, the playing rules committee approved Motus’ wearable sleeve technology for use in major league games. Mike Sonne speaks to Ben about what it’s like to work in one of baseball’s fastest growing fields, how he found himself there and what it's like to help Andrew McCutchen with his swing.
34 minutes | Aug 23, 2017
Day Games with Dr. Mike Sonne - Episode 7: Andrew Stoakley
Andrew Stoakley is a Production Sound Mixer that works delivering live in-game audio for Toronto Blue Jays’ television broadcasts. Andrew speaks to host Mike Sonne, about his journey from radio host to audio mixer; and what kind of work it takes to make sure everyone watching at home hears everything they need to hear while eliminating some of the more colorful audio that is reserved for more mature audiences. Day Games also learns about what makes mixing audio for live sporting events more interesting than more traditional audio recording projects.
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