The guys open the hour taking a look at “What's Trending” including the news that Colts QB Carson Wentz is to undergo foot surgery that will sideline him for most if not all of the 2021 season. They also review some comments from Royals GM Dayton Moore on FITM about reasons for optimism next season. Cody wonders if the Chiefs defense is focusing on the right thing, and they ask the “Random Question of the Day” See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
7-27-21 The Program talks about what the Royals should be doing at the trade deadline and carry the press conference of Royals GM Dayton Moore. The Program is also joined by Alec Lewis of The Athletic to get his thoughts on what the ball club should do at the deadline. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
We hope you get a chance to check out Wednesday and Thursday morning on KCMO Talk Radio 710 as I fill in for the terrific Pete Mundo on his "Mundo in the Morning" show. It airs from 6-10 AM and we've lined up Royals GM Dayton Moore, former Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer, long time tv meteorologist turned conservative politician Mike Thompson, former Congressman Kevin Yoder and many more. Joe Biden jumped the shark Tuesday saying requiring voter ID is the biggest threat to America since the Civil War. When he reads that prompter, does he want to scratch his own head that somebody could write something so stupid? And we've got a clip from our Patron Podcast with Danny Clinkscale you have to hear.
Bink talks about how the Supreme Court ruling on the new NIL rules will affect the local schools. Then we get sound from Royals GM Dayton Moore on Adalberto Mondesi heading back to the IL and where Nicky Lopez is as a Major League player. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Hour 1. Rob Bradford and Steve Perreault focus on the Andrew Benintendi trade to the Kansas City Royals, starting off with an interview with Royals GM Dayton Moore on the details of the trade. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
There is something that bugs us about baseball and Royals GM Dayton Moore is bothered by it too. Plus, the Big Story, the Royals are making waves, & the return of the weekly Power Rankings. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Mahomes shade is on full display. Plus, baseball continues to get in their own way, one national voice breaks Kling's rule, we're not really sure how this is possible, and we chat with Royals GM Dayton Moore. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
We're joined by former Royal and current Tampa Bay Ray Brett Phillips to discuss his Super Bowl bet with the Royals. Brett also shares some stories on his exit from KC and why he'll always respect Royals GM Dayton Moore. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
It was a real tough night for college basketball coaches. Plus, our weekly chat with Joe Mays, Royals GM Dayton Moore joisn the guys, and the weekly Power Rankings are in. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
We will have plenty of time to drool over the Chiefs’ offense this season. Today, let’s talk about the defense, and a point some are missing. Also: questions about Chiefs ticket prices, modern media and Alex Gordon. The conversation this week is with Royals GM Dayton Moore, who talks openly about a critical point of his franchise’s rebuild. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Royals GM Dayton Moore joins the show to share his thoughts on the first half of the season. Plus, the Big Story, Brandon Flowers is drinking the Kool-Aid too, Bill Parcells inspires Bob, and Doting on Mahomes. See omnystudio.com/policies/listener for privacy information.
Baseball didn’t settle its labor issues but that’s a story for another time. The game is returning, in a 60-game sprint to the postseason. Several other changes will mark the most unusual season in the game’s history, and we talk about them with Royals beat writer Lynn Worthy and Star columnist Sam Mellinger on SportsBeat KC. Are the Royals in a position to take advantage of the changes? Players like catcher Salvador Perez and shortstop Adalberto Mondesi have taken advantage of the additional down time to recover from surgery. What else is there to like about the Royals in a 2020 pennant burst? Story links: Royals GM Dayton Moore says KC’s 60-man player pool won’t include surprises Royals owner and CEO John Sherman: Let’s play baseball! Baseball’s long-awaited return: It’ll be fun despite the idiots in charge of the sport Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
There were winners and losers at baseball’s trade deadline and some teams, like the Royals, didn’t play. Players like Whit Merrifield and Ian Kennedy remained with the club. Royals beat writer Lynn Worthy sits down with host Blair Kerkhoff to explain why the Royals stood pat. They also look ahead at the club’s objectives for the rest of the season. Also, Chiefs cornerback Kendall Fuller explains why he’s good with playing slot cornerback almost exclusively. Read the stories we discussed: Royals GM Dayton Moore ‘comfortable’ with returns from their July trades — https://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article233401992.html Former Royals catcher Martin Maldonado on the move again — https://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article233344122.html Trade to Astros could give Zack Greinke chance to beat his 30th MLB team, the Royals — https://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article233388652.html And we now have a special subscription offer for SportsBeatKC listeners! Follow the kansascity.com/sportsbeatkcoffer link for a 40% discount on a digital subscription to all sports stories from The Kansas City Star. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Ben and Sam talk about a pair of All-Star candidates, then discuss Royals GM Dayton Moore’s comments about Kauffman Stadium suppressing walks.
Kenny Munoz has scouted the Four Corners for the Royals since 2006, when he joined an organization he had many personal ties to. Munoz was a teammate of Royals assistant GM J.J. Piccolo and scouting director Lonnie Goldberg at George Mason in the early 1990s, where the coaching staff included current Royals GM Dayton Moore. Munoz scouted and signed outfielder Kyle Isbel out of UNLV in 2018. When Isbel made his major league debut on Opening Day, it gave Munoz his first big leaguer. Munoz recently joined BA’s Scout Series podcast to discuss his days at George Mason, what he saw in Isbel in college and what it felt like when Isbel get his first major league hit. Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/baseball-america/donations Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy