Pitchers & catchers and more…. MLBRT 2/11

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Like when the first robin appears in New England, the sound of ball smacking into leather means pitcher and catchers are reporting for Spring Training and spring is about to be sprung. Baseball is back next week! Until then… the MLBRT crew talks about oodles and oodles of baseball… 1)  Spring training season is officially … Read more

MLBRT 2/4… Show me the money or the bling?


  This week the crew wrestles with that eternal sports question… what’s more important just getting the big contract…  the money… or is it winning the bling… a championship? And games in London? Whaaa… See the crew’s opinions right now in the MLB round table discussion… 1)  A report on CBS.com says that MLB eyes … Read more

MLBRT 1/28… Roberto Clemente & more this week @ MLBRT

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  Outspoken players speaking their minds… and… oops… did he really say that? Baseball ready to retire another number league wide? And some thoughts on next years pennat races… Its’s all happening with the crew at this week’s MLBRT! 1)  Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy said the following to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: “I’m not going to sit here and say … Read more

MLBRT 1/21: Money matters & contract woes…

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Most of the big names are off the board so now the baseball world slowly turns its eyes to arbitration… and… money, money who’s gonna get the money… The crew discusses a couple of key arbitration cases that may be coming up as well as… the DH… in the NL? 1) The Toronto Blue Jays … Read more

MLBRT 1/14… Griffey & Piazza & 2017 Hall thoughts

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  What else could the crew be talking about this week except… Griffey and Piazza… and some reflections on their careers and where they rate among the Hall of Fame players at their respective psotions. Then the crew gives some thoughts on a few of the near misses on the 2016 ballot and what their chances … Read more

MLBRT 1/7… Looking back at the MLB 2015

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  MLB 20154 was an interesting season.. .all sorts of events occurred… there was… Well… there was plenty to talk about, so, read on and see what the Round Table crew thinks are their top five memories of 2015 and lots more as they discuss this week’s questions… 1) Looking back on the MLB season … Read more

MLBRT 12/3: Talking some Hall of Fame business

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  1) It’s strongly assumed that Pete Rose, if placed on the Hall of Fame ballot, would get in, and, in a heartbeat. It’s darn right unimaginable that the all-time hit leader wouldn’t be elected on the first round. But, if you had to rate Rose among the all-time greats where you would really place … Read more

MLBRT 12/24: Hall door ajar for Pete Rose & PED players?

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  Pete Rose is in the news as the commissioner says he’s still banned but his decision is separate from any Hall of Fame actions regarding Mr. Rose and the crew tackles that issue and lots more in this week’s roundtable discussions… 1) Now that Commissioner Rob Manfred has handed down his decision regarding Pete … Read more

MLBRT 12/17… More hot stove thoughts…

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    The old hot stove is still warm and glowing… the old cehstnuts are roasting, hot cocoa (or whatever beverage warms your soul) is nice and warm in our mugs and we be all warm and toasty… So, let’s check in on some of the latest action and see what the crew thinks… 1) … Read more

MLBRT 12/10… Hot stove is heating up… Greinke shocker

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  The old hot stove is heating up and things in Baseball are about ready to happen… Teams will be flashing the greenbacks to lure certain players and those players and their agents will be negotiating hard and seriously for them greenbacks… Plus, what about players who were connected to PEDs… should they be able … Read more

MLBRT 12/3: Touch them all…

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  Touch them all, guys… We got a little bit of everything in this week’s round table… Can a 32 yearold ryan Braun still light it up ont he diamond? Is  Jason Heyward really a 200 million dollar man? And what does the creww think of the future of MLB? These and othe topics are … Read more

MLBRT 11/26… Happy Thanksgiving…

  Happy Thanksgiving to all… Hey dere… I know it’s Thanksgiving but ferget that football and whatever basketball game might be on for a few minutes and check out what the crew thinks about some baseball stuff… then mangia some turkey and set your full belly down on your favorite chair and watch whatever football or … Read more