We could get all flowery with words here, but it's the one-year anniversary show, and we got Scott Boras and Jose Altuve. 'Nuff said.
Note: We do alert you to the presence of the occasional adult language and subject matter. Don't say we didn't warn you.
Up And In Episode 50: "You Do Want To Be A Ferris Wheel"
Table Of Contents
0:00: Here's what's going down today
3:29: Here's the housekeeping
4:41: Here's the emails
Hijinks in the stands
Tornadoes let you catch up!
Ferris Wheel or Merry-Go-Round
Trading draft picks
Do new owners equal new scouts?
Delving into some scouting terms
35:42 Jose Bautista: how did this happen?
1:08:15 Special Guest: Scott Boras
How he first got involved in the draft
The problems with the potential of hard slots
Is major league baseball an adversary?
The draft as a loss-leader
Providing support services for teenage millionaires
Turning down potential clients, nicely
Agents and the NCAA
August 15: a day in the life
The reputation: Does he care?
1:29:27 Special Guest No. 2: Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve
1:33:40 How the sausage is made: getting Altuve and Boras
1:38:31 Musical Guest: Thrice
1:40:33 What Are You Drinking?
1:41:51 Cooking With The Professor: Chicken-Fried Steak and Cincinnati Chili
1:47:51 Let's Get Emotional: Has it really been one year?
1:53:26 What's going on this week?
1:59:11 A massive note of thanks to our listeners
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