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28 minutes | Jun 13, 2017
We’re back with special guest, Dave Kaval
The Swingin' A's Podcast is back and for our return we're chatting with new A's president, Dave Kaval.
88 minutes | Feb 26, 2016
Discussion on Tony Phillips, Chris Coghlan, and 2016 Expectations
This is a packed episode. First, we pay tribute to Tony Phillips who recently passed away, then we have two fan guests on to discuss where they see the team going in 2016 and finally we have Joseph DeClercq from Athletics Nation on to discuss the recent Chris Coghlan trade.
64 minutes | Feb 17, 2016
Special Guest: Jane Lee
Jane Lee has been covering the Oakland A's for MLB since 2008. She was great enough to give us an hour of insights into the plight of 2015 as well as what to look for going into 2016. There are a ton of question marks surrounding this team and, hopefully, some of those are resolved today.
47 minutes | Oct 22, 2015
Special Guest: Josh Phegley
Josh Phegley, catcher for the Oakland A's, sat down for a chat with Tony and discussed the A's fan base, his desire for a sign in the outfield, and what was missing in the 2015 bullpen that could've helped the team win more games. There's also a sneak peek at another Hardly Serious podcast at the end for you to enjoy.
54 minutes | Oct 11, 2015
The Quest for a New Ballpark
The A's need for a new place to play ball is not diminishing and nobody knows that better than Rhamesis Muncada, founder of New Ballpark. He joins us for the second time and gives us an update on the goings on revolving around getting a new park.
27 minutes | Sep 29, 2015
Zito vs. Hudson
The end of the season is here and the brightest moment of the year may have been two terrible outings by two beloved pitchers.
43 minutes | Sep 9, 2015
Melvin Gets a Contract Extension
If you think it's been weeks since the last podcast, you're right. Today we're getting all caught up, chatting with Nick Houser about the Melvin contract extension and listening to some listener voicemails.
59 minutes | Jul 3, 2015
Brodie Brazil Interview
Brodie Brazil is the host of CSN's Pregame and Postgame Live as well as other programming associated with the Oakland Athletics. He was kind enough to chat with us about his work, his story and a bit about his favorite baseball team.
44 minutes | Jun 25, 2015
The Return of Melissa Lockard
Melissa Lockard from Oakland Clubhouse returns to the podcast to discuss the recent draft, explain how signings work and gives us an update on the performance of our players "finding their game" at the minor league level.
30 minutes | Jun 10, 2015
It Can’t Get No Worse
To say that the A's have struggled in 2015 is like saying the Titanic had a leak. With errors and blown saves and runners left on base on the rise, the A's have been tough to watch and tough to talk about. In what may be the most depressing baseball podcast of all time, Tony Frye vents about the current state of decay the team is suffering.
55 minutes | May 2, 2015
Susan Slusser Interview
Susan Slusser stops by the ole podcast to discuss her story and her new book all about the Oakland Athletics. If you're not hip to who Susan Slusser is, you'd better get hip because she's one of the best in the business and we had an enjoyable conversation.
52 minutes | Apr 6, 2015
Opening Day 2015
Tony chats with Nick Houser about spring training, what to expect from the 2015 A's and how much patience the team should have with injury prone players. It's opening day, baseball is back!
47 minutes | Mar 12, 2015
Sports radio personality Damon Bruce sits down with Tony Frye to chat about A's ownership, Oakland leadership, internet trolls and Will Ferrell. You may disagree with what he has to say but you'll never accuse him of hiding his feelings.
59 minutes | Feb 20, 2015
Special Guest: Sean Doolittle
It's a big day for our podcast. We've got A's All Star closer, Sean Doolittle with us for about an hour. He talks about his injury rehab, Twitter memes and pace of play issues.
46 minutes | Feb 13, 2015
A’s Broadcaster Vince Cotroneo
A's radio broadcaster Vince Cotroneo was gracious enough to give us some time and chat about his work with the A's and the responsibility he feels about giving you a game. He also does nothing to help us figure out who Fake Fosse is.
49 minutes | Feb 5, 2015
Listener Mail with Nick Houser
Fellow A's fan and writer Nick Houser joined Jason and Tony to answer and debate some questions submitted by Swingin' A's readers and listeners. Everything from Vogt to Richard Sherman is covered. Also, Tony announces a FanFest contest.
65 minutes | Jan 14, 2015
Chat with Melissa Lockard
Melissa Lockard is the authority on Oakland A's minor league news. She spent some time chatting with Tony about the most recent trades, what it means for the farm system and where she sees the big league club going in 2015. It's a great chat with a true expert.
34 minutes | Dec 29, 2014
2014 in Review
Tony, Jason, Jennifer, and Nick all gather around and have a heartwarming chat about the best and worst moments of the 2014 A's season. It's a magical moment that will forever be remembered in podcasting history.
49 minutes | Dec 17, 2014
Interview with Chris Bassitt
Tony Frye sits down with Oakland's new RHP, Chris Bassitt and talks about leaving Chicago and whether he can grow a solid beard. Then Jason Burke and Tony chat about recent A's trades and try to figure out what Billy Beane is planning. There's also a new segment involving some pretty hot Fake Fosse tweets.
52 minutes | Dec 5, 2014
007 - Eireann Dolan (Sean Doolittle’s Awesome Girlfriend)
Eireann (Erin) Dolan is funny. Eireann Dolan is smart. Eireann Dolan is less hairy than her boyfriend, A's closer Sean Doolittle. In this week's episode, Tony has a lovely chat (much of which could be put in the podcast) with one of Twitter's most beloved A's Ladies. You're going to love this one, guys!
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