On their centenary episode, Ben Lindbergh and Michael Baumann banter about Bryce Harper's bone bruise and the AL wild-card logjam (03:30), then talk to former big leaguer and current White Sox player development director Chris Getz about how he and the rest of the White Sox front office plan to turn baseball's best farm system into a winning major league team (11:30), how the organization decides when to promote players to the bigs (21:00), and what highly touted rookie Yoan Moncada still has to work on (38:30). Then they bring on Liz Roscher of Yahoo Sports to talk about the latest Baseball For All tournament (42:30), why more and more girls are resisting being forced to switch from baseball to softball (46:00), the continuing relevance of A League of Their Own (48:45), and what the future holds for girls and women in baseball (54:00).
Developing the Stacked White Sox System, and Girls Resisting Softball
White Sox player development director Chris Getz talks about Chicago’s farm system
Plus, Cousin Sal recaps the ‘Thursday Night Football’ matchup between the Seahawks and Cowboys
House and Sharp reveal where the value lies in betting on Colts-Titans before breaking down the biggest matchup of the week in 49ers-Eagles
Brian chats with Michael Pina about the Celtics’ 14-4 start to the season, then Brian and Jamie talk Pats-Chargers and give out some bets for Week 13
The guys also discuss KOC’s article detailing the need for the Warriors to reinvent themselves around Steph Curry