The Ringer's Ben Lindbergh and Michael Baumann banter about an All-Star idea (01:00) and the Cubs–White Sox José Quintana trade (04:30), then discuss several stories that are foremost on their minds as the All-Star break comes to a close, including close pennant races (13:30), the staying power of some early-season surprises (and some slow starters' comeback potential) (34:00), who'll do what at the trade deadline (40:30), and the competition for the most valuable individual season (51:00).
The Quintana Trade and the Most Fascinating Rest-of-Season Storylines
Ben Lindbergh and Michael Baumann banter about an All-Star idea and the Cubs–White Sox José Quintana trade
Plus, why has the buzz on Bojan Bogdanovic died down?
Plus, the guys share their thoughts on the Kyrie Irving trade
Juliet and Callie also talk about Zach’s fun side, Christina’s dramatic departure, and the one-on-one dates
Tackle football returns, Zach and Aly turn skydiving into an obvious metaphor for love, and a raging case of main character syndrome disrupts a pool party
The guys also discuss the fallout between Sami Zayn and Roman Reigns