Michael Baumann is joined by Zach Kram to discuss the St. Louis Cardinals, who are resurgent under new manager Mike Shildt, and their exciting rookie center fielder Harrison Bader (1:20). Then Little League World Series superfan Mark Titus joins the show to discuss the action in Williamsport (22:10) before Ben Lindbergh closes the episode with a look at how the much-discussed all-or-nothing approach to team building has affected the MLB pennant races (36:18).
The Cards, the Kids, the Chaos
Ringer staffers discuss St. Louis’s recent success
The Midnight Boys discuss the empire’s bureaucracy and what the fight for the galaxy looks like from all sides
Joanna and Mallory discuss the relationship between the two characters and how each one is constantly trying to one-up the other in various ways
Todd McShay on CJ Stroud vs. Bryce Young, Life Advice with Paige Spiranac, Plus a Bad Week in Celtics Coverage
Ryen also gives out his weekly ranking of the top 12 teams in college football