This week, we open with instructions for a special holiday giveaway to win a pair of autographed cleats from CC (0:54) before slinging some heat about James Harden’s ongoing trade-request saga, the embarrassing Jets, and the boring MLB offseason (9:54). Then, former All-Star outfielder Adam Jones joins the pod to talk about leaving MLB to play pro ball in Japan, COVID-19 protocols overseas, how to make baseball more diverse and inclusive, and his dreams for his post-playing career (28:38).
Adam Jones on How to Make Baseball More Diverse, Leaving MLB to Play in Japan, and More
Plus, Jones talks about COVID-19 protocols overseas and his dreams for his post-playing career
Sean and Adam discuss ‘Dogs’, what it means now, and how some of the other Sundance ’92 films were remembered—or not
Plus, an interviewer’s cringey question to Ari Lennox has the internet abuzz
Charles and Grace question the phenomenon of weird movie trailer music and Paul Thompson joins the show to discuss the history and transformation of Earl Sweatshirt
Author Morgan Housel joins to talk Peloton, Bitcoin, and finance myths
The home planet of Luke and Anakin Skywalker has often been depicted as a wasteland of sand and villainy. Finally, one series is showing that there’s much more to it.