Podcast appearances and mentions of ben lindbergh

  • 85PODCASTS
  • 1,411EPISODES
  • 1h 10mAVG DURATION
  • 5WEEKLY NEW EPISODES
  • Dec 2, 2022LATEST

POPULARITY

20152016201720182019202020212022

Categories



Best podcasts about ben lindbergh

Latest podcast episodes about ben lindbergh

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1937: Never More Than 12

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 104:57


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about Ben's daughter's first steps, follow up on differentiating players with the same name, equipment replacements, and suggested recreational sports for Ben to play, and then discuss the Royals' remade coaching staff (19:43), the career of the late, all-time-great Gaylord Perry (22:57), and the latest ESPN Crasnick/Rogers annual offseason […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1936: Balls Out

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 111:02


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about Ben's latest former major leaguer Facebook friend recommendation and an important update (3:49) to the dictionary.com definition of “ghost runner,” then follow up (17:00) on a previous rumination on free-agent tours by touching on a Carlos Correa comment about playing in Minnesota, Eduardo Escobar's deep-seated affection for Fogo […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1935: How Next Season’s Standings Project Today

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2022 87:38


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about their Thanksgivings, Joe Kelly's comments (10:29) about free agents' team visits being “outdated and cheesy,” the Astros signing José Abreu (30:25), and some standout totals (45:17) from the preliminary ZiPS-projected standings for 2023, plus Past Blasts (1:15:48) from 1935. Audio intro: The Shivas, “If I Could Choose” Audio outro: Redd […]

The Ringer-Verse
'Andor' Episode 12 Deep Dive | The House of R

The Ringer-Verse

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2022 154:14


Jo and Mal are ready to head to Ferrix and break down the season finale of 'Andor!' They begin with Mon Mothma's role in the episode (12:00) before discussing the use of water (57:00) and explaining why Maarva's speech was so powerful (91:00). Finally they are joined by Ben Lindbergh to theorize about the post-credit scene and talk about loose ends for Season 2 (119:00). If you would like to email Mal and Joanna about the show, you can reach them at hobbitsanddragons@gmail.com. Hosts: Joanna Robinson and Mallory Rubin Guest: Ben Lindbergh Associate Producer: Mike Wargon Social: Jomi Adeniran Addition Production Support: Arjuna Ramgopal Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1933: Bats, Bets, Ballots, and Blasts

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2022 71:48


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about omissions from their Baseball Twitter draft, a few transactions (including the Kyle Lewis trade, the Gio Urshela trade, and multiple shortstop swaps), the Angels acquiring average players, the Dodgers non-tendering Cody Bellinger, the Phillies extending Dave Dombrowski, the new BBWAA Hall of Fame ballot and Ben's ballot decision, […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1934: How to Bring Back Bellinger’s Bat

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2022 89:42


Ben Lindbergh convenes a roundtable of hitting analysts—Robert Orr from Baseball Prospectus, Esteban Rivera from FanGraphs, and Ryan Parker, formerly of Baseball Prospectus and the Los Angeles Angels—to diagnose the problems with free agent Cody Bellinger's much-diminished bat and recommend how to revive it. They also discuss their approaches to analyzing hitting, coachability, the differences […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1932: The Best of Baseball Twitter

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2022 109:55


With the future of Twitter uncertain, Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley welcome Craig Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus and Jordan Shusterman and Jake Mintz of Fox Sports and Céspedes Family BBQ to draft the best tweets and traditions from more than a decade of content on Baseball Twitter (plus a Past Blast from 1932). (Warning/preview: Prepare […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1931: Big Batters Don’t Cry

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 19, 2022 105:58


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about redefining the MVP award, FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried's unearthed baseball blogs, Billy Beane's new role with the A's, and the Braves' spinoff from Liberty Media, plus a Past Blast from 1931. Then (30:27) they bring on listener and top-tier Patreon supporter Peter Bonney to discuss his baseball background […]

The Ringer-Verse
'Andor' Episode 11 Deep Dive | The House of R

The Ringer-Verse

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2022 142:31


We don't want to be alone! So Jo and Mal are here to talk about the eleventh episode of 'Andor' (10:50). They also discuss the bizarre braid ritual in this episode and what Mon Mothma is facing in the lead-up to the season finale (50:20). Later they are joined by Ben Lindbergh to talk about all of their favorite 'Star Wars' creatures (98:26). If you would like to email Mal and Joanna about the show, you can reach them at hobbitsanddragons@gmail.com. Hosts: Joanna Robinson and Mallory Rubin Guest: Ben Lindbergh Senior Producer: Steve Ahlman Social: Jomi Adeniran Addition Production Support: Arjuna Ramgopal Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1930: Meat Your Maker

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2022 110:35


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about Shohei Ohtani and the Cy Young Award, Buck Showalter and the Manager of the Year Award, Bryce Harper's elbow surgery, the Angels signing Tyler Anderson, Anthony Rizzo and the Yankees' record Defensive Runs Saved total, the Mariners trading for Teoscar Hernández, title inflation and the “associate manager,” and […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1929: Double Your Drafting, Double Your Fun

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2022


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about Scott Boras's opinions about postseason pitch clocks and a neutral-site World Series, discuss Meg's NL Rookie of the Year vote (14:16) and the rookie class, and then conduct two drafts: the eighth free-agent-contract over/under draft (35:37), and the fifth World Series odds movers draft (1:29:46), plus a Past […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1928: Boras, Boldenone, Boondoggles, and Bo

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 12, 2022 130:29


With Meg Rowley off, Ben Lindbergh talks to three guests: James Wagner (4:55) of the New York Times about Scott Boras puns in the paper of record, why players who test positive for PEDs have disproportionately been from the Dominican Republic, and why players wear perfume and cologne on the field; Ian Araujo (41:46) about […]

The Ringer-Verse
'Andor' Episode 10 Deep Dive, Plus Toby Haynes | The House of R

The Ringer-Verse

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2022 151:02


We have made our pod a sunless place! But it is full of great discussion on the latest episode of 'Andor,' including some of the best 'Star Wars' content to ever exist! (09:55). Later, Ben Lindbergh joins to discuss some of the best speeches in 'Star Wars' history, and what makes a great speech (90:26). All before an illuminating chat with episode director Toby Haynes about this magnificent episode of television (02:07:31). If you would like to email Mal and Joanna about the show, you can reach them at hobbitsanddragons@gmail.com.Hosts: Joanna Robinson and Mallory Rubin Guest: Ben Lindbergh Senior Producer: Steve Ahlman Social: Jomi Adeniran Addition Production Support: Arjuna Ramgopal Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1927: The Living Legend of Willie Mays

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2022 74:45


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley share their impressions of HBO's new feature-length documentary about Willie Mays, Say Hey, Willie Mays!, and reflect on Mays's career, then (29:23) talk to director Nelson George about the making of the movie, what didn't make the movie, his interactions with Mays and other legends, and much more, followed (1:04:59) […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1926: Open Offseason

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2022 97:06


Ben Lindbergh, Meg Rowley, and FanGraphs writer Ben Clemens banter about Game 6 of the World Series, the Series and the playoffs as a whole, Phillies manager Rob Thomson's decision to pull Zack Wheeler in favor of José Alvarado, Yordan Alvarez's titanic dinger, the Astros' bullpen performance, and Kyle Schwarber's bunt attempt, before discussing the […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1925: Cristian Science, Monitored

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 5, 2022 89:33


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley review all of the action from the historic, eventful fourth and fifth games of the World Series, banter about a fan heckling Rob Manfred, and share multiple Past Blasts (33:22) from 1925 (plus a throwback, Philly-centric Past Blast from 1868). Then (50:08) they talk to Baseball Prospectus writer Michael Ajeto […]

The Ringer-Verse
'Andor' Episode 9 Deep Dive, Plus Andy Serkis | House of R

The Ringer-Verse

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2022 135:26


They want what you want! Jo and Mal jump back into the ISB and dive deep into the latest episode of 'Andor' (06:11). Later they are joined by Ben Lindbergh to discuss the twisted meeting between him and Dedra, then they take a look at what is going on with his character (38:04). Joanna also sits down with actor Andy Serkis to discuss the compelling character of Keno Loy (1:59:58). If you would like to email Mal and Joanna about the show, you can reach them at hobbitsanddragons@gmail.com. Hosts: Joanna Robinson and Mallory Rubin Guest: Ben Lindbergh Senior Producer: Steve Ahlman Social: Jomi Adeniran Addition Production Support: Arjuna Ramgopal  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1924: Hot Tip

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2022 91:04


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the percentage of MLB fans who are paying close attention to the World Series, discuss the White Sox filling MLB's last managerial vacancy by hiring Pedro Grifol (along with Charlie Montoyo as bench coach), and then reflect on a few aspects of Game 3 of the World Series, […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1923: The Umpire Perfect Game

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2022 117:21


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about umpire Pat Hoberg's unprecedented “perfect game” behind the plate in Game 2 of the World Series, followed by musings on Nolan Arenado opting not to opt out of his contract, the Royals hiring Rays bench coach Matt Quatraro as their new manager, and Rob Manfred's latest update on […]

The Ringer-Verse
'Andor' Episode 8 Deep Dive | House of R

The Ringer-Verse

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 29, 2022 134:19 Very Popular


Mal and Joanna return once again to a galaxy far, far away to discuss the latest episode of ‘Andor.' But first, they are joined by Ben Lindbergh to take a deeper look into Saw Gerrera, his character history, and how he interacts with the rest of the rebels (7:33). Then, they go for a deep dive into the episode, breaking down each character and storyline, while answering your questions (42:10). If you would like to email Mal and Joanna about the show, you can reach them at hobbitsanddragons@gmail.com. Hosts: Joanna Robinson and Mallory Rubin Guest: Ben Lindbergh Associate Producer: Carlos Chiriboga Social: Jomi Adeniran Addition Production Support: Arjuna Ramgopal Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1922: Fall Classic, Fall Ball

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2022 106:44 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh, Meg Rowley, and FanGraphs lead prospect analyst Eric Longenhagen banter about Ben's latest ex-player Facebook friend recommendations and an MLB bourbon sponsorship, discuss (9:27) David Stearns stepping down from the Brewers' top job, Adam Wainwright returning to the Cardinals, and Aaron Boone remaining the manager of the Yankees, and then (26:53) preview a […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1921: Always Tell Me the Odds

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2022 86:14 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about Ben's baseball Facebook friend recommendations, the Phillies' odds against the Astros in the World Series, Kyle Schwarber's mechanical bull ride, a hidden perk of the Astros' pitching depth, whether we judge managers too much by their rings, the career and legacy of Dave Dombrowski, the Marlins hiring Skip […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1920: Pennants Fly Forever

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2022 93:16 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley are joined by FanGraphs writer (and Phillies fan) Michael Baumann, who covered the NLCS game in Philly, to recap the Phillies' NLCS victory over the Padres, explain the minds of Phillies fans, celebrate Bryce Harper, review the Padres' decisions, and much more, followed by breakdowns of the Astros-Yankees ALCS, the […]

Slate Daily Feed
Hang Up: What Happened to Russell Wilson?

Slate Daily Feed

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 77:33


Joel Anderson, Stefan Fatsis, and Josh Levin are joined by the Ringer's Ben Lindbergh to talk about the Astros-Phillies World Series. They also discuss the decline of Russell Wilson, and possibly Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers. And they assess whether Adam Silver's NBA promotion and relegation talk is for real.   World Series (5:35): How are the Astros so consistently good in the randomness of the postseason?   Wilson (28:00): Is Russ cooked?   NBA relegation (47:00): Could it ever happen?   Afterball (1:04:36): Josh on the key to sports fan happiness. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Culture Gabfest
Hang Up: What Happened to Russell Wilson?

Culture Gabfest

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 77:33


Joel Anderson, Stefan Fatsis, and Josh Levin are joined by the Ringer's Ben Lindbergh to talk about the Astros-Phillies World Series. They also discuss the decline of Russell Wilson, and possibly Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers. And they assess whether Adam Silver's NBA promotion and relegation talk is for real.   World Series (5:35): How are the Astros so consistently good in the randomness of the postseason?   Wilson (28:00): Is Russ cooked?   NBA relegation (47:00): Could it ever happen?   Afterball (1:04:36): Josh on the key to sports fan happiness. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Hang Up and Listen
What Happened to Russell Wilson?

Hang Up and Listen

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2022 77:33


Joel Anderson, Stefan Fatsis, and Josh Levin are joined by the Ringer's Ben Lindbergh to talk about the Astros-Phillies World Series. They also discuss the decline of Russell Wilson, and possibly Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers. And they assess whether Adam Silver's NBA promotion and relegation talk is for real.   World Series (5:35): How are the Astros so consistently good in the randomness of the postseason?   Wilson (28:00): Is Russ cooked?   NBA relegation (47:00): Could it ever happen?   Afterball (1:04:36): Josh on the key to sports fan happiness. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1919: The Dog Ate My Homer

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 22, 2022 76:38 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley follow up on their 2022 minor league free agent draft results, banter about ALDS Game 2, teams “not making excuses,” the Rangers hiring Bruce Bochy, and other news, and answer listener emails about a suggestion for changing the number of games per playoff round, how an average person would do […]

The Ringer-Verse
'Andor' Episodes 1-6 Catchup and Episode 7 Deep Dive | House of R

The Ringer-Verse

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 22, 2022 167:11 Very Popular


At long last, Joanna and Mal are back in a galaxy far, far away to discuss ‘Andor.' They start by catching up on what they've thought of the show so far and briefly breaking down the first six episodes (7:56). Then, they go for a deep dive into Episode 7 (“Announcement”) to break down each story line and character (1:08:26). Later, they are joined by Ben Lindbergh to discuss Mon Mothma and her character history (2:01:18). If you would like to email Mal and Joanna about the show, you can reach them at hobbitsanddragons@gmail.com. Hosts: Joanna Robinson and Mallory Rubin Guest: Ben Lindbergh Associate Producer: Carlos Chiriboga Social: Jomi Adeniran Addition Production Support: Arjuna Ramgopal Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1918: Call Off the Search for the Secret Sauce

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2022 94:26 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley review the results of the 2022 minor league free agent draft, discuss Gold Glove finalists and a study about the lack of special ways to win in the postseason, recap the first few Championship Series games (and banter about José Alvarado and same-named athletes in multiple sports), and answer listener […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1917: You Seem Upset

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2022 Very Popular


Meg Rowley returns from her trip to Seattle to banter with Ben Lindbergh about attending the 18-inning ALDS Game 3, the Mariners' heartbreaking loss, the fans' heartening response, and the franchise's future, as well as overmatched postseason hitters, what scoreless extra-inning games could portend for the zombie runner, the outcomes of the other Division Series, […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1916: The Walk-Off Talk-Off

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2022 85:48 Very Popular


With Meg Rowley on the road, Ben Lindbergh reunites with his former Ringer MLB Show colleagues Michael Baumann, Zach Kram, and Bobby Wagner to discuss the moods of Mets and Phillies fans and catch up on the first few days of Division Series action, touching on Yordan Alvarez, Robbie Ray, a playoff walk-off oddity, Bryce […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1915: Divided We Ball

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2022 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about what would happen if a dominant starting pitcher were caught using sticky stuff in a playoff game, then set up the biggest storylines and scheduling considerations of the division series round, consider which matchup is most likely to result in an upset, and preview each AL and NL […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1914: A Wild Weekend

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2022 103:56 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about and break down all four wild card series, beginning with big-picture thoughts on the weekend as a whole and the Mariners' improbable Game 2 comeback win before going series-by-series and discussing Mariners-Blue Jays (8:52), Guardians-Rays (33:03), Phillies-Cardinals (48:39), and Mets-Padres (1:05:50), plus a Past Blast (1:39:25) from 1914. […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1913: Citation Needed

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2022 91:39 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the beginning of the playoffs and playoff podcasting, share a few words (17:43) from the diligent author of the retiring Stephen Vogt's exhaustive Wikipedia page, preview the four wild card series (30:54) and hype up the playoff field, meet major leaguers (1:07:25) Nate Eaton and Brian O'Keefe, and […]

The Ringer-Verse
‘She-Hulk' Episode 8 Reactions

The Ringer-Verse

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 60:31 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh is once again joined by Daniel Chin to dive into the penultimate episode of ‘She-Hulk: Attorney at Law.' The guys dive into Daredevil's official MCU debut, the romantic spark between Jen and Matt Murdock, LeapFrog, and much more. Host: Ben Lindbergh Guest: Daniel Chin Associate Producer: Jonathan Kermah Additional Productional Support: Arjuna Ramgopal Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1912: Write-In Campaign

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2022 96:21 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about Ben's efforts to get the new dictionary definition for “ghost runner” changed, how to watch the playoffs when one has cut the cord, Meg's Rookie of the Year voting deliberations, the underrated Jeff McNeil, the two teams whose per-game attendance declined this season, MLB's problem gambling PSAs, a […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1911: Thump and Dump

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2022 89:09 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the Braves' first sacrifice bunt of the season, Meg's gratitude for the effect Mariners fandom has had on her life, the Orioles' status as impressive also-rans, Atlanta overtaking the Mets, how to assess an MLB season, and the playoff field being set. They also react in real time […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1910: Broken Record

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2022 98:36 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the fight for the third wild card in the National League and the way in which the expanded playoff format shifts attention toward middling teams, appreciating postseason success and regular-season success, the regular-season dominance of the Dodgers, home-run-record derangement syndrome (17:52) and a middle ground between the warring […]

The Ringer-Verse
‘She-Hulk' Episode 7 Reactions

The Ringer-Verse

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2022 61:34 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh is back and he's joined by Miles Surrey to discuss the seventh episode of ‘She-Hulk: Attorney at Law.' The guys dive into Jen's group therapy session with Abomination and several C-list villains. Host: Ben Lindbergh Guest: Miles Surrey Associate Producer: Jonathan Kermah Additional Productional Support: Arjuna Ramgopal Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1909: The Podcasts Will Continue Until Morale Improves

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2022 107:06 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the inadequacies of dental insurance and Ben's rewarding trip to Citi Field, a Marlins marketing strategy, Richard Bleier's balk debacle, pitchers getting the memo about throwing strikes to Aaron Judge and Judge's difference-making performance even when he doesn't homer, preliminary Stat Blasts (41:33) about the most consecutive secondary […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1908: A Movie Script Ending (to the Season)?

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2022 107:28 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the latest hitting heroics by 30-year-old rookie Joey Meneses, then discuss the Guardians clinching the AL Central title, underdogs that defy the projections and playoff odds, and Albert Pujols's 700th homer. After that (47:00), they talk to Death Cab for Cutie singer/songwriter/guitarist Ben Gibbard about the Mariners' stretch […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1907: Where’s There a Wills?

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2022 105:14


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the man who tried to return Roger Maris's 61st home run ball, two Mickey Mantle letters, the 2017 Zac Gallen/Sandy Alcantara trade, how Maury Wills changed (and dominated) basestealing, and Aaron Judge's recent value even when he hasn't hit homers, then answer listener emails (38:15) about hitters setting […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1906: Judge Not, Lest Ye Be Judged

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2022 83:23 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the ethics of returning or selling a valuable home run ball, a dilemma involving Aaron Judge on Apple TV+, selling the opposing team's gear in a ballpark, the Tigers hiring Scott Harris and the Royals firing Dayton Moore, the Mets and Reds setting hit-by-pitch records, Canada dropping its […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1905: Strikes While the Aaron is Hot

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2022 102:51 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about pitchers throwing a perplexing number of strikes to an unstoppable Aaron Judge, Judge's sensational September, upcoming contract, and more, Shohei Ohtani's pitching prowess, new pitches, and switch-hitting potential, Oneil Cruz's recent surge, Yordan Alvarez and how much of slumps can be explained by nagging injuries, Max Scherzer and […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1904: Keeping Tabs

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2022 99:13 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about minor leaguers officially joining the MLBPA and what minor league unionization might do to the game's distribution of revenue, follow up on Gold Gloves for utility players, toilet flappers, and Joey Meneses, discuss Jon Berti's pursuit of 40 stolen bases, what pickoff-attempt restrictions will do to the running […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1903: Great Scott

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2022 109:15 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley talk (4:09) to baseball agent and attorney Scott Boras, the founder, owner, and president of the Boras Corporation (as if you didn't know who Scott Boras was), about his busiest days, his process for brainstorming metaphors, similes, and puns, his fondness for nautical analogies, other wordplay-related matters, the CBA, his […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1902: Bat Albert

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2022 84:01 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the old-and-improved Albert Pujols, Mike Trout's homer streak, the White Sox winning, Elvis Andrus making the A's pay, James Karinchak's inconclusive hair inspection, the Dodgers prematurely celebrating a clinching (and the concept of clinch creep), the puzzle of Cody Bellinger, and the retrospective puzzle of Edwin Díaz's 2019, […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1901: Living in Interesting Times

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 10, 2022 90:28 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about how the White Sox have played in Tony La Russa's absence, then discuss the benefits and drawbacks of the rules changes coming to MLB in 2023: a pitch clock, restrictions on pickoff attempts and the shift, and bigger bases (with asides on a new WAR, Zack Greinke's front-office […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1900: Triple Frown

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2022 93:11 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about the late Queen Elizabeth II's first baseball game, the latest on Joey Meneses and Juan Soto (and on Soto being booed!), an Albert Pujols/Willians Astudillo fun fact, a Mets/Yankees first-place race update, additional thoughts on Aaron Judge and Shohei Ohtani, Paul Goldschmidt and the traditional Triple Crown vs. […]

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast
Effectively Wild Episode 1899: The Crapper Flapper Wrapper Yapper

Effectively Wild: A FanGraphs Baseball Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2022 115:38 Very Popular


Ben Lindbergh and Meg Rowley banter about a baseball (and softball) toilet flapper, discuss (13:32) the continued excellence of Aaron Judge and Shohei Ohtani (and the benefits of celebrating both instead of elevating one over the other), follow up on the Angels' shutouts, Mike Trout's post-injury rebound, the MLBPA's effort to unionize minor leaguers (38:09), […]