Michael Baumann is joined by Bill Simmons, Zach Kram, and Ben Lindbergh to discuss all the action from a frenetic last day before MLB’s non-waiver trade deadline. They talk about the Baltimore Orioles’ two-week teardown, Chris Archer’s trade to the Pirates, the balance of power between the two leagues, and how the day’s transactions will shape the pennant races.
The Trade-Deadline Roundtable
Was the Chris Archer trade a good move?
Brady had enough magic for another unbelievable playoff win … until he didn’t
Francis Ngannou Keeps the Belt, Now What? Plus, Figueiredo Reclaims Gold on a Record-Breaking Evening
Plus, the guys take listener calls and Bill Simmons makes an appearance
Green Bay and its MVP quarterback have uncomfortable questions to answer after another disappointing postseason exit
Joe, Craig, and Mallory Rubin pit San Francisco’s bread bowl with clam chowder against the classic Philly cheesesteak, and the L.A. taco faces off with Green Bay brats and cheese curds