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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAP Episode 20: Sonny Gray v. Erasmo Ramirez
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

03-13

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAP Episode 19: Prospects, Prospects, Prospects!!!
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

02-28

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAP Episode 18: Starting Pitching Guide
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

01-16

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAP Episode 17: Offseason Chatter
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

10-12

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 16: Zack Greinke at Joe Kelly
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

10-04

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 15: Playoff Preview
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

09-24

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 14: Scherzer at Harvey
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

08-27

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 13: Hernandez vs. Perez
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

08-19

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 12: Mejia vs. Nolasco
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

08-09

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 11: Jimenez v. Fernandez & Hughes v. Kennedy
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

08-02

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 10: Liriano v. Leake
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

07-19

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 9: Erlin vs. Strasburg
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

07-10

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 8: Delgado v. Teheran
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

06-25

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 7: Bumgarner v. Medlen
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

06-09

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 6: Sanchez v. Burnett
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

05-30

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TINSTAAPP: Episode 5: Miller vs. Kershaw
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

05-23

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 4: Verlander v. Darvish
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

05-15

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 3: Hamels v. Corbin
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

05-07

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 2: Bailey v. Lynn
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Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn

05-07

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TINSTAAPP: TINSTAAPP Episode 1 (Pilot): Lincecum v. Cashner
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Paul Sporer

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Former teammates become foes in a tremendous battle of rising young arms in this week's GotW.

NOTE: If you downloaded TINSTAAPP Ep 8 on Monday or Tuesday, the file was messed up and it's now fixed.

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The guys return and make up for lost time with almost four and a half hours of pitching excellence.

Doug Thorburn's back from vacation so he and Paul Sporer reunite to discuss pitching! The email section offered a bevy of new topics including Jordan Walden's hop-step delivery, pitcher momentum, the calling of games, and why a reliable third pitch is so important for a budding starter. Their GOTW doesn't disappoint and leads to some interesting discussion. Then, whether it was the time off or just a happy coincidence, the two deliver a handful of recommendations both baseball and non-baseball related.

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The guys offer up a marathon-level four hours of podcast to compensate for Doug's impending vacation and subsequent week off from the show.

Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn get some incredible email questions, discuss an interview of Jake Peavy by Buster Olney, and then dive into their GotW between two surging arms pitching like aces.

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Paul and Doug discuss the phenom Shelby Miller and how his 2-pitch arsenal makes for interesting sequencing followed by why superstar Clayton Kershaw wasn't quite himself.

Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn get into some of the finer points of mechanics, sequencing, and fatigue during the email section while also touching on a handful of prospects before diving into their Game of the Week against of pair of young studs. 

 

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Paul and Doug breakdown the game of the year that wasn't as Justin Verlander and Yu Darvish fail to match the hype of their matchup.

Paul Sporer and Doug Thorburn discuss some relievers in the email section before breaking down the worst inning of Justin Verlander's career. They also discuss Yu Darvish's 130-pitch night and how much it matters. 

 

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Paul and Doug have one of their best Games of the Week as both see some interesting things in a struggling Hamels and Paul tries to sell Doug on the surging Corbin.

 

In arguably their best Game of the Week yet, the guys dig deep into the struggles of Cole Hamels while trying to diagnose the long-term sustainability of the surging Patrick Corbin

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Paul & Doug push the four-hour mark discussing nine different pitchers before they even get to the game of the week, Homer Bailey against Lance Lynn.

After nearly 20 minutes of intro, the guys discuss nine pitchers at length before getting into their exciting GotW between Bailey and Lynn in St. Louis. 

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In the debut episode of TINSTAAPP, Paul Sporer & Doug Thorburn introduce their show, discuss tons of pitchers, and breakdown their first game of the week between Tim Lincecum and Andrew Cashner

In the debut episode of TINSTAAPP, Paul Sporer & Doug Thorburn introduce their show, discuss tons of pitchers, and breakdown their first game of the week between Tim Lincecum and Andrew Cashner.

 

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