CJ Beatty: The Life and Times of a Baseball and Softball Motivator

In this special bonus podcast, Manny and L.A. sit down with former St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago White Sox prospect, THE baseball and softball motivator, CJ Beatty. CJ Beatty is the product of Winston-Salem, NC. The oldest of four children, CJ describes himself as a “go-getter”, someone who could “zap” Continue Reading


Yankees: Luis Severino Takes a Shot at Jacob Degrom and More

In this episode, New York Yankees SP Luis Severino gets an extension and then blasts Mets SP Jacob deGrom. Then, will the Boston Red Sox repeat in 2019? In episode two of the Welcome to THE SHOW podcast, we break down Luis Severino’s 4-year, $40M with from the New York Yankees. Then, Continue Reading

Elysian Fields: Baseball’s Origins in Hoboken, NJ Began With A Duel

Contrary to popular belief, the origins of baseball are not found in Cooperstown, NY. The truth is, baseball’s origins can actually be found on the Elysian Fields in Hoboken, NJ. Today, we address the interesting history that took place before a game was ever even played there. The Elysian Fields Continue Reading

Top Velocity: The Life and Times of a Pitching Guru, Brent Pourciau

In this episode, Brent Porciau joins us to talk about what inspired Top Velocity, “the most comprehensive biomechanical approach to enhancing pitching performance.” What inspired Brent Pourciau to create one of the most innovative pitching programs in Top Velocity came somewhat by accident. After suffering a devastating injury in his first college Continue Reading

White Sox: The Life and Times of a Pitching Prospect, Alex Katz

In this special BONUS POD, Manny sits down with Chicago White Sox pitching prospect and founder of KD Custom Kicks, Alex Katz. Alex Katz is the product of Long Island, NY, a St. Johns grad, current minor league prospect for the Chicago White Sox, and a member of Team Israel Continue Reading

MLB Has Free Agency Problem | MadBum’s Beef with the Opener

In this episode, something is amiss in MLB. How do you fix it? Then, they break down San Francisco Giants SP MadBum’s recent comments regarding the Opener. In the season two premiere of the Welcome to THE SHOW podcast, Manny and L.A. try to figure out what’s happening in MLB. More Continue Reading

Dodgers: Nick Francona Issues Official Statement On MLB Investigation

On Friday, Nick Francona issued an official response to MLB’s statement about the investigation into his departure from the Los Angeles Dodgers back in April 0f 2016. The statement comes days after Sports Illustrated published a story profiling Nick Francona and his firing by Gabe Kapler and the Los Angeles Dodgers. Continue Reading

Fantasy Baseball: Previewing the 2019 Season with ‘The Joker’

In this episode, L.A. (aka “JLA) previews the 2019 fantasy baseball season with Fantasy expert “The Joker”. They talk draft strategy and more! Throughout the upcoming season of the Welcome to THE SHOW podcast, L.A. will be checking in with Fantasy Baseball experts touching on everything from picking up sleepers on the waiver Continue Reading

Bryce Harper: SF Giants Now ‘Vying For Bryce Harper’ Per Report

Just two days after ESPN’S Buster Olney reported that the San Francisco Giants were open to a “bad contract swap” with the New York Yankees, they are now “vying for Bryce Harper“. Following a report from The Athletic’s Jim Bowden earlier this week that there were “mystery teams” still involved in the Bryce Harper Continue Reading