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?
Tough one for the Birds
One-loss Alabama will have a chance to play for a national championship. Undefeated Florida State will not. The College Football Playoff selection committee just told us where the sport is heading—and put the "best vs. most deserving" debate to bed once and for all.
Brian also previews the College Football Playoff
Rachel and Jodi get into all the details from the Bravo news of the week
Joel McHale joins the show to get into his career and past as both a host and an actor, then talk Episode 7