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The Alonso Bet Podcast
64 minutes | Apr 30, 2021
Stars Become Superstars and Superstars Become Supernovas
In the 50th episode of The Alonso Bet we cover some news from the last couple weeks (4:02), discuss some surging and struggling teams (21:13), and some stars taking their talents to new levels (42:38).
59 minutes | Apr 14, 2021
Way Too Early Season Reactions
In our first in season 2021 episode we talk about the controversial game endings involving Michael Conforto and Alec Bohm (2:32) and some notable early season team (17:51) and player (38:43) performances.
54 minutes | Apr 1, 2021
Playoff/Award Predictions and Opening Day Preview
It's Opening Day folks!! We preview today's slate of games (2:08) and Aaron gives some quick thoughts on Daily Fantasy strategy (7:50). Then we both give our seasons predictions for the playoffs (20:26) and awards (34:56).
79 minutes | Mar 27, 2021
2021 AL Central Preview
In the final installment of our division preview series Aaron discusses what small signal you can take from spring training performance when drafting your fantasy teams (2:04), and we preview the AL Central division (12:24).
83 minutes | Mar 18, 2021
2021 NL East Preview
In the fifth installment of our season preview series we give our favorite MLB World Series and player futures bets for the 2021 season (0:55) and then Sam cannot hide his euphoria as we preview the Mets and the NL East (28:15).
84 minutes | Mar 11, 2021
2021 AL West Preview
In the fourth installment of our season preview series we discuss the Jackie Bradley Jr. signing (2:33), Aaron discusses strategies for the later rounds of your fantasy baseball draft (11:04), and finally we preview the very intriguing AL West division (25:43).
75 minutes | Mar 4, 2021
2021 NL Central Preview
In the third installment of our division preview series Aaron gives his advice on how to crush the middle rounds of your fantasy baseball draft (1:42) and we preview the middling NL Central division (12:05).
72 minutes | Feb 25, 2021
2021 AL East Preview
In the second installment of our season preview series we preview the AL East (23:06). But first we discuss the Kevin Mather comments (2:31), Taijuan Walker to the Mets (10:03), and Aaron gives his advice on how to approach the first two rounds of your fantasy baseball drafts (13:28).
88 minutes | Feb 18, 2021
2021 NL West Preview
Pitchers and catchers have reported and that means it's baseball season folks. We start with a rundown of the Andrew Benintendi trade (4:58) and the kick off the first installment of our 2021 MLB season preview with our preview of the NL West (18:48).
68 minutes | Feb 11, 2021
2021 Fangraphs Playoff Odds and Super Bowl Review
The guys toot their own horns for some Super Bowl bets and give their thoughts on the big game (2:05). Then they discuss some of the last big dominos to fall in MLB Free Agency (15:20) (including Trevor Bauer, Marcell Ozuna, and Nelson Cruz) and give their initial reactions on the newly released 2021 Fangraphs playoff odds (https://www.fangraphs.com/standings/playoff-odds) (50:41).
95 minutes | Feb 3, 2021
MORE MLB Free Agency and Super Bowl Bets
The guys discuss the passing of Hank Aaron (1:32) and a laundry list of transactions in the MLB (6:23). Then they give their thoughts on the Matthew Stafford trade (1:10:55) and their favorite Super Bowl bets to help all of you make money this Sunday (1:14:22).
89 minutes | Jan 24, 2021
MLB Free Agency Bonanza (Bonus: Deshaun Watson to the Jets??)
The guys discuss the Mets firing of GM Jared Porter (0:40) and a plethora of signings and trades in the MLB (13:55). Then they theorize some possible trade destinations for Deshaun Watson and Matthew Stafford (1:02:05) and give their latest thoughts on the NFL playoffs (1:17:20).
77 minutes | Jan 15, 2021
LINDOR IS A MET and Early Season NBA Reactions
The MLB hot stove continues to burn white hot and the guys discuss the blockbuster trade of Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasco to the Mets (1:11), in addition to some other moves around the league (23:12). Then after a quick recap of the Wild Card round of the NFL playoffs (39:40), the guys discuss all the implications of the James Harden trade (44:28) and their early season thoughts on the rest of the NBA (1:05:13).
89 minutes | Jan 5, 2021
NFL Playoff Preview and the Padres GO ALL IN!
We kick things off with baseball for a change and discuss the flurry of moves made by the Padres (1:37) and a couple of other moves around the league (31:09). Then with the NFL playoffs starting next week, Aaron and Sam give their picks for the playoff bracket and who will be crowned Super Bowl champs (39:55).
83 minutes | Dec 22, 2020
NBA Season Preview and NYC Sports w/ Sam's Dad
In a special holiday segment Sam's dad makes a return to the podcast to discuss his thoughts on the Jets unlikely victory possibly losing them Trevor Lawrence (1:45) and the Mets signing James McCann (9:53). Then after discussing a few interesting moves in the MLB (22:33) the guys preview the start of the NBA season (33:23).
64 minutes | Dec 11, 2020
MORE MLB HOT STOVE and Fantasy Football Playoffs Tips
We kick things off by discussing the evolving James Harden saga and which team we think he fits best on out of his ever-growing trade list (3:15). Then we help all you struggling fantasy football players by giving our best waiver wire pickups for the upcoming playoff weeks (13:13). Finally we get to baseball, where we run through all the latest signings and trades (24:49) before quizzing each other on Baseball Savant's Swing/Take (discussed in last episode's Stat Corner) leaderboards (47:38).
98 minutes | Dec 4, 2020
MLB Free Agency and Surprising Non-Tenders
After a quick recap of the Russell Westbrook - John Wall trade (3:26) and the COVID situation in the NFL (11:48), The Alonso Bet podcast gets back to its roots with a jam-packed baseball-filled episode. We give the fans what they've been begging for with the return of everyone's favorite segment, Stat Corner, where we explain the concept of pitch values (20:30) and take our listeners through how to look at the extremely cool pitch value aggregate tool on Baseball Savant, the Swing Take Visuals (32:41). We then discuss the Free Agency signings of Charlie Morton (53:08), Trevor May (58:25), and Mike Minor (1:02:13), before discussing the long list of non-tendered players (1:06:41).
65 minutes | Nov 24, 2020
2020 MLB Bold Predictions Revisited
The guys discuss some big signings in NBA Free Agency (2:17) and news from NFL Week 11 (15:00). Then Aaron and Sam hold themselves accountable and review the success of their bold predictions from before the MLB season (39:25).
107 minutes | Nov 18, 2020
NBA Draft Preview and MLB Hall of Fame Ballots
In a marathon episode we cover a barrage of recent NBA trades (2:03) and preview the 2020 NBA Draft (31:49). Then on the baseball side of things we discuss the beginning phases of MLB free agency (57:05) and with the release of the 2021 HOF ballot Aaron and Sam discuss who they would include on their theoretical ballot this year (1:30:05).
60 minutes | Nov 10, 2020
MLB Awards Preview
After a week off we discuss some big MLB news including Steve Cohen officially becoming the owner of the New York Mets (the greatest day of Sam's life) (2:24), a trio of managerial hires (10:41) (Tony La Russa to the White Sox Alex Cora back to the Red Sox, and AJ Hinch to the Tigers), and the league's decision not to discipline Justin Turner (22:10). After a quick update on the schedule for the upcoming NBA season (24:49) we go over some of the action from Week 9 of the NFL (26:16), and give some waiver wire picks for the struggling fantasy football players among our listeners (31:22). Finally, we preview the upcoming awards announcements for the 2020 MLB season (37:27).
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