THE NatsGM Show #97 – Guest Dave DeFreitas

This week on Episode #97 of THE NatsGM Show, I am joined by former scout for the New York Yankees & Cleveland Indians and the current co-owner of 2080baseball.com, Dave DeFreitas!

Our conversation begins with Dave talking about his recent appearance on 60 Minutes discussing Japanese sensation Shohei Otani, along with his scouting notes on Otani both as a pitcher and a hitter.  Next Dave gives his thoughts on another 2-way player, top 2017 MLB Draft prospect Hunter Greene.  Finally Dave shares his opinion on the Adam Eaton trade and the prospects’ Washington parted with, plus top Washington prospects Erick Fedde and Andrew Stevenson.

Thanks to Dave for joining us this week.  Please Rate, Review and Subscribe to the show on iTunes (it REALLY helps us) and thanks for listening!

NatsGM On Hiatus

Unfortunately due to issues both personally and professionally, NatsGM.com & THE NatsGM Show is going on an indefinite hiatus beginning today.  I do not know when, or if, we will return.  Thank you!

{ Editor’s Note 4/24/17Things are improving and we are hoping for a May return.  We are working through some technical issues and other potential changes at this point.  Thanks for your concern. }

THE NatsGM Show #96 – Special Guest Monteasy

THE NatsGM Show returns this Friday with Episode #96 and we are proud to welcome hip-hop artist & baseball fanatic, Monteasy!

On this episode Monteasy and I talk several baseball topics, starting with Ken Griffey Jr., Barry Bonds, the Hall of Fame and the steroid era.  Next the conversation turns to Monteasy’s thoughts on ways baseball can appeal to the younger generation, particularly those in the inner-cities without easy access to the game.  Finally he talks about the New York Yankees, the state of the franchise and the overall rebuild.

Thank you to Monteasy again for our theme music and for joining the Podcast this week.  In addition, thank you for downloading!

THE NatsGM Show #95 – Special Guest Mike Gianella

Rebounding like Charles Oakley, THE NatsGM Show has returned for Episode #95 and we are proud to welcome back Baseball Prospectus Author and fantasy baseball guru Mike Gianella!

On this episode Mike gives us a full fantasy baseball education, beginning with topics such as Daily Fantasy Sports, Auctions verses Snake drafts and Head-2-Head verses Roto leagues.  Next he tells us his thoughts on Max Scherzer, Trea Turner, Bryce Harper and several youngsters like Dansby Swanson & Alex Bregman.  Finally Mike tells us the players he is avoiding in drafts, players he particularly likes and a couple deep “sleepers”.

Thank you to Mike for coming back on the Podcast!  Please consider Rating, Reviewing and Subscribing to the show on iTunes and thank you for listening.