We detail the latest week in Mets mania (1:10), wonder how Lance Lynn became possibly the best pitcher in baseball (26:15), and try to make sense of MLB’s plan for international expansion—specifically the London series and the Rays’ early plans for a Montreal–Tampa Bay crossover (39:39).
The Mets Are at Dysfunction DEFCON 1
Katie Baker breaks down the very interesting week the Mets had after their loss in Chicago. Plus, we converse with FanGraphs writer Craig Edwards about Lance Lynn.
Shows like ‘The Afterparty’ and ‘Yellowjackets’ have recently leaned on the well-established pop-culture trope of attending a high school reunion, proof that grappling with the past will never go out of style
Plus, Ben Solak on scouting Eberflus’s system and what his hiring means for Justin Fields’s development
Plus, Joe Benigno makes championship weekend picks and Yahoo Sportsbook’s Ariel Epstein talks best prop bets
Plus, the 10-year anniversary of ‘The Watch’ with David Jacoby
Nathaniel Hackett is the new boss in Denver. Matt Eberflus is the guy in Chicago. And Byron Leftwich will take over in Jacksonville … maybe. The coaching carousel has begun to spin.