Ben Lindbergh and Michael Baumann banter about the Nationals' Game of Thrones cosplay (02:00), the Angels' possible salary manipulation (03:30), and the Rockies-Brewers wild-card race (07:00). Then they talk to Yahoo Sports columnist Jeff Passan about Oakland catcher Bruce Maxwell's decision to kneel during the national anthem (12:30), the debate about extending the netting at MLB ballparks (40:00), and the latest outlook for Shohei Otani's potential free agency (50:00). Lastly, they discuss a new baseball acronym and the stakes in Clayton Kershaw's last regular-season start (58:00).
Bruce Maxwell Is the First MLB Player to Kneel During the National Anthem
Jeff Passan joins the ‘MLB Show’ to discuss protests, netting at MLB ballparks, and Shohei Otani
The Spoiler-Free Shohei Sweepstakes, Person(s) of the Year, and an Oscar Contender That’s Really a Journalism Movie
Bryan and Jason Gay dive into the Person of the Year awards, MLB, movies, and more!
Austin and Pausha talk about the current state of the in-season tournament semifinals, then give their predictions for who will win the tournament
Callie and Jodi discuss the Bravo news of the week, pkus the most episodes of ‘Salt Lake City’ and ‘Beverly Hills’
The Midnight Boys give you reactions to some of their favorite properties of the year
Plus, Dip’s take on Drew McIntyre’s heel turn, DMs with Jimmy Hart, and Rosenberg’s issues with the Rock’s social media posts
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