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Daniel Marcillo is a sports journalist and Alexis Kydon is a current teacher in NYC. Daniel and Alexis met in high school when Daniel played Varsity Baseball and Alexis did the book for the team. Since then, sports have brought them together. Sports UpFront is a podcast recorded weekly where the couple discusses major topics in sports and they give their opinions on teams mainly in the tri-state area. Daniel is also the host of Mets UpFront, a podcast about the Mets. Sports UpFront and Mets UpFront are available on Anchor, Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and more.

Daniel Marcillo


    • Aug 4, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
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    Latest episodes from Sports UpFront

    Episode 58 - Deadline Deals

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 4, 2022 47:54

    Alexis and Daniel return to talk about the big Juan Soto trade, along with what they love about the Mets and Yankees --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 57 - Did You Miss Us?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2022 50:44

    After over half a year, we are back with a new episode! We talk the New York Knicks, Julius Randle, the New York Rangers, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 56 - We Are Back

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2021 45:16

    After taking almost two months off, we have returned for another episode. We discuss the Mets, Yankees, Hockey's offseason and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 55 - Battling Through Adversity

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 8, 2021 24:26

    In this episode of Mets UpFront, Daniel talks about Jacob deGrom's dominance, the Mets continuing to survive in first place, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 38 - Making The Right Moves

    Play Episode Listen Later May 25, 2021 49:23

    Alexis and Daniel discuss the first-round matchups for the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets along with the great runs the New York Mets and Yankees are on! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 54 - Bullpen Success

    Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2021 25:20

    Daniel talks about the Mets 5-game winning streak and the success of their bullpen in the first month of the season --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 53 - Defense Please

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 22, 2021 25:20

    Daniel talks about the Mets struggles on defense, thoughts on their constantly changing schedule, and highlights the starting rotation dominance --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 37 - Every Game Counts

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 13, 2021 50:16

    Alexis and Daniel discuss the Rangers chances of making the playoffs, the Knicks getting over .500, the Mets slow start and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 52 - Conforto Leans in For The Win

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 10, 2021 24:16

    Opening Week is finally here and there is plenty to discuss over the start of the season. Of course Michael Conforto's controversial HBP is the big discussion in this week's episode! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 51 - Lindor Signs The Extension; Opening Day

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 1, 2021 17:27

    Francisco Lindor finally agrees to his long-term extension on the brink of Opening Day and we preview the first week of the 2021 season! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 36 - Consistency is Key

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 29, 2021 52:06

    Alexis and Daniel discuss the sporadic play in the NHL's Eastern Divison, the Knicks hot streak, the Nets' new additions, along with an Opening Day preview and predictions! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 50 - Will Lindor and Conforto Get Extensions?

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 23, 2021 23:43

    The first episode in almost a month, Daniel talks about Francisco Lindor and Michael Conforto extensions along with much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    UpFront Takes Audio - Episode 11

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 5, 2021 23:45

    Jimmy Reilly joins the latest episode to discuss the Mets and the best first basemen in baseball! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 35 - The Knicks Are Back

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 28, 2021 49:34

    Technical difficulties forced us to go without our typical intro, but we discuss the Knicks, Rangers/Devils, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 49 - Walker, Peterson and The Other Rotation Options

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 26, 2021 27:15

    Daniel talks about the potential for a 6-man rotation, Jacob deGrom's first live ABs, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 48 - Spring Training is Here

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 18, 2021 26:50

    Spring Training is here and Daniel talks about the recent moves the Mets have made to bolster their outfield. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 47 - Bench Depth and Third Base Options

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 12, 2021 23:58

    Daniel discusses the additions of Jonathan Villar and Albert Almora Jr. to the bench along with the future of J.D. Davis at third base --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 34 - Super Bowl Sunday

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 8, 2021 46:15

    Alexis and Daniel talk Trevor Bauer heading to the Dodgers, the Knicks in the playoff picture, Super Bowl Sunday, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 46 - Yamamoto and Mets Top Right Now

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 4, 2021 25:18

    In this episode of Mets UpFront, Daniel talks about Mickey Callaway's scandal, the Jordan Yamamoto trade, and where the Mets starters rank on MLB Network's Top 10 Right Now! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 45 - Matz Traded to the Blue Jays

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 28, 2021 18:52

    Daniel Marcillo breaks down the trade of Steven Matz to the Toronto Blue Jays, the Aaron Loup signing and the problem with the Baseball Hall of Fame --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 33 - Defense Wins Championships

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 25, 2021 48:54

    Alexis and Daniel discuss the Nets' slow start with the big three, the Yankees acquiring Jameson Taillon, the Devils start to the season, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    UpFront Takes Audio - Episode 9

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 24, 2021 21:52

    Malcolm Barreiro joins the latest episode to talk about the Yankees, the state of baseball, and much more! Youtube Link: https://youtu.be/ZPjxdkzxer8 --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 44 - Porter's Disgrace and Springer Heads Up North

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 21, 2021 19:44

    The New York Mets news cycle was dominated by the sickening actions of Jared Porter, which led to his termination. The Mets also missed out on Springer, but it may not be the worst thing for the team's future. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 32 - Welcome Back Hockey, D.J. and the Newcomers

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 17, 2021 46:26

    Alexis and Daniel discuss the beginning of the hockey season for the New York Rangers, New York Islanders, and New Jersey Devils. They also discuss the Nets' acquisition of James Harden, the Yankees resigning D.J. LeMahieu, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    UpFront Takes Audio - Episode 8

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 17, 2021 19:13

    Daniel welcomes Tim Odulaja to discuss the Sacramento Kings, James Harden, and much more! YouTube Episode Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbLohipgMKU --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 43 - What's The Next Move?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2021 21:17

    Daniel talks about the future of the Mets offseason following the acquisitions of Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasco. Is Corey Kluber a good rotation piece, should the Mets trade for Kris Bryant, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    UpFront Takes Audio - Episode 7

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2021 21:04

    Our first UpFront Takes audio version with guest Nick Kydon as we talk about the New Jersey Devils and the upcoming NHL season. To watch the video version, head to our YouTube (Sports UpFront). --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 31 - New Year, New Moves

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2021 48:35

    Alexis and Daniel talk about the Knicks hot start, the Nets drama with Kyrie Irving, Francisco Lindor joining the Mets along with much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 42 - Lindor & Carrasco Have Arrived

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 7, 2021 17:23

    Daniel breaks down the new trade of Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasco heading to the Mets and what lies ahead for the rest of the offseason! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 41 - Let's Make A Deal

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2020 20:28

    In the final episode of 2020, Daniel talks about the negotiations between the Mets, George Springer, and Trevor Bauer. He also discussed the Padres' recent trades and why they should not worry the Mets at all. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 30 - Ending The Year In Style

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2020 43:50

    Alexis and Daniel do their final podcast of 2020 as they discuss the Padres big trade, the Knicks big win against the Bucks along with much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 29 - A Fresh Start

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 24, 2020 46:03

    Alexis and Daniel discuss the Negro League stats being added to MLB records, the Knicks opening night, the Jets' first win, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 40 - McCann and Porter Have Arrived

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 17, 2020 24:48

    Daniel breaks down the recent signings of James McCann and Jared Porter. He also discusses the impact of new bench coach Dave Jauss on Luis Rojas and the rest of the staff. Lastly, Daniel talks about why missing out on Trevor Bauer may not be a bad thing. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 39 - Conflicting Reports

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 10, 2020 24:44

    Daniel talks about some of the new acquisitions within the last week, the conflicting reports on who the Mets are getting, and what the playoff format should look like in the future. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 28 - A Second Opportunity

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2020 49:31

    Alexis and Daniel discuss Steven Matz's return to the Mets, the Hall of Fame voters, the Jets/Giants, their favorite NHL reverse retro jersey's and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 38 - Patience MAY Lead to Prosperity

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 3, 2020 27:07

    Daniel breaks down the Mets bullpen after signing Trevor May, their decisions at the non-tender deadline and the key to having patience in the offseason. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 27 - Familiar Faces

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2020 40:11

    Alexis and Daniel discuss the Mets bringing back manager Luis Rojas, Bartolo's potential return to Queens, the Hall of Fame ballot, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 37 - Rojas Returns, Who Joins Him?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 26, 2020 47:45

    On this edition of Mets, UpFront Daniel discusses the future of the Mets front office, Luis Rojas, what to do with Robinson Cano's $24 million, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 26 - If You Can't Do The Time, Don't Do The Crime

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2020 47:45

    Daniel and Alexis talk about the suspensions of Robinson Cano and Aroldis Chapman. They also talk about the Knicks' success in the draft and go on a rant about COVID in the U.S. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 36 - What's Next For Cohen and Alderson?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2020 43:21

    Daniel discusses Steve Cohen and Sandy Alderson's introductory press conference, Marcus Stroman's return to the Mets, the potential of Trevor Bauer signing and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 25 - Cohen's Arrival, Westbrook to NY(?) and Can The G-Men Win?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 14, 2020 43:21

    Alexis and Daniel talk about new Mets owner Steve Cohen's presence on the franchise, Russell Westbrook potentially heading towards the Knicks, the Giants big matchup against the Eagles and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 24 - A Long Time Coming

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2020 51:24

    Alexis and Daniel breakdown the Dodgers World Series victory over the Rays, Steve Cohen is officially the owner of the Mets, and much more on this week's episode! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 23 - Get Started Early

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2020 46:35

    Alexis and Daniel discuss game 3 of the World Series, the future of the NBA, NFL Week 7 previews and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 22 - Money vs. Analytics

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2020 46:05

    Alexis and Daniel preview the 2020 World Series, discuss the future of the Golden State Warriors, NHL rumors, and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 21 - End of the Line

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2020 52:57

    Alexis and Daniel discuss the wild championship series, Russell Westbrook possibly becoming a Knick, the Jets releasing Le'Veon Bell and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 20 - NBA UpFront

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2020 23:27

    Alexis and Daniel bring you part two of their podcast focused on the NBA finals, the future of the Heat, and what Anthony Davis decides to do during the offseason! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 19- MLB UpFront

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2020 19:40

    Alexis and Daniel breakdown the beginning of the MLB championship series. Unfortunately, technical difficulties forced us to move the NBA Finals talk to part two of our episode, hope you enjoy! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 18 - Money Moves

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2020 49:30

    Alexis and Daniel discuss the Rays knocking out the Yankees, game six of the NBA Finals, NHL free agency and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Mets UpFront Episode 35 - Cohen the Savior

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2020 32:25

    Daniel discusses his thoughts on Steve Cohen's approval, his first moves as general manager and the importance of starting pitching in the postseason --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 17 - The Little Things

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2020 46:00

    Alexis and Daniel break down the Astros win over the A's, the Heat taking game three, Lebron turning his back during the final seconds of the game and much more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

    Episode 16 - Upset City

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 3, 2020 50:44

    Alexis and Daniel breakdown the first round of the MLB playoffs, make their predictions for the division series, talk about game one of the NBA Finals along with mich more! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/sportsupfront/message

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