Bat Flips And Nerds
Episode 117 - Sam Schultz, Padres Baseball Operations

Episode 117 - Sam Schultz, Padres Baseball Operations

June 3, 2019

Russell is joined by Padres Baseball Operations Fellow Samantha Schultz to discuss her role in the San Diego front office.

Episode 116 - Tom (Allegedly) Hit a Home Run

Episode 116 - Tom (Allegedly) Hit a Home Run

May 30, 2019

Tom claims to have hit a home run during the first game of the Softball60 tournament. Ben, John and Darius do their best to ignore him while still discussing the event, as well as what's going on at the London Yards fan event, the ridiculous 2019 Minnesota Twins, and listener questions about Craig Kimbrel, Bryce Harper, Manny Machado, and the most mediocre player to have a transcendent postseason moment.

Episode 116 - Tom (Allegedly) Hit a Home Run

Episode 116 - Tom (Allegedly) Hit a Home Run

May 29, 2019

Tom claims to have hit a home run during the first game of the Softball60 tournament. Ben, John and Darius do their best to ignore him while still discussing the event, as well as what's going on at the London Yards fan event, the ridiculous 2019 Minnesota Twins, and listener questions about Craig Kimbrel, Bryce Harper, Manny Machado, and the most mediocre player to have a transcendent postseason moment.

Episode 115 - Sam Kennedy, President & CEO of the Red Sox

Episode 115 - Sam Kennedy, President & CEO of the Red Sox

May 22, 2019

Red Sox big cheese Sam Kennedy joins John to chat about the bonds between the Red Sox and Liverpool FC, the club's strong desire to pioneer MLB's assault on Europe and the logistical hiccups the team is working on as they embark on new waters for the sport.

Episode 114 - Baseball Artist Andy Brown Joins the Show

Episode 114 - Baseball Artist Andy Brown Joins the Show

May 12, 2019

John chats to Andy Brown, the Korean based British baseball artist about how his passion for painting found a muse in the sport of baseball, his artistic career to date, his current quest to document all 30 MLB ballparks during the 2019 season and the role of artists like him in recording the history of the game of baseball.

Episode 113 - Tim Dillard Joins the Show

Episode 113 - Tim Dillard Joins the Show

April 26, 2019

John chats to former Brewers, and current Rangers pitcher - and social media pro - Tim Dillard about making the most of your talent, 'doing something' every day, the importance of kindness and his role as creative mentor to generations of minor league talent. This is a hoot.

Episode 112 - Royal Ramble

Episode 112 - Royal Ramble

April 17, 2019

Tom returns from his two weeks in Italy and begins by rambling about computer games.

Darius then agrees they really should talk about baseball and Tom rambles about the epic start from Steven Matz against the Phillies.

The guys talks about the potentially juiced balls, before solving the "During this break in the action..." problem, once and for all!

Episode 111 - Baseball is Upside Down

Episode 111 - Baseball is Upside Down

April 11, 2019

The guys get to grips with the weirdness of the new baseball season, in which Tim Beckham is apparently better than Chris Sale...

Episode 110 - Boog Sciambi Joins the Show

Episode 110 - Boog Sciambi Joins the Show

March 27, 2019

ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball play-by-play guy Boog Sciambi joins John to reminisce about his time calling the Marlins and Braves, to look forward to the new season and MLB London, and offer some reflections on the state of the game.

Bonus Episode - Mark Donaldson and Ben Riegel Talk ‘Caps Off’

Bonus Episode - Mark Donaldson and Ben Riegel Talk ‘Caps Off’

March 24, 2019

Mark and Ben offer insights into the birth of BT and ESPN's new UK baseball show 'Caps Off', including some behind the scenes stories from Spring Training, which players are obsessed with which Premier League teams and some familiar faces popping up on the show.

It airs this Thursday at 3.45pm on BT Sport 2.

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