Michael Baumann is joined by Zach Kram to discuss the Denard Span–Álex Colomé trade and the Mariners’ surprising staying power in the pennant race (02:30). Then Ben Glicksman comes on to talk about Yankees wunderkind Gleyber Torres (21:30), and Ben Lindbergh explains why—despite what you might have heard—Mike Trout is still the best player in baseball (37:15).
What Jerry Dipoto Did, Gleyber Torres and the Youth, and Stop Disrespecting Mike Trout
The Ringer staff discusses the Mariners’ playoff chances and more
The Heat Fall Apart With Joe House, Plus Michael Che on Swollen ‘SNL’ Casts and Stand-Up Comedy in 2022
Che also shares Lorne Michaels stories, details on his new sketch show, and talks social media influence’s on comedy
Plus, the latest offseason news, talking Tight End University, and reacting to the Roger Goodell’s Pro Bowl comments
Season 4 winner Frank discusses his strategy and how it felt to win with friends all around him