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Oakland Athletics Podcast

Oakland Athletics

A's beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

A's beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

Location:

Oakland, CA

Description:

A's beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

Language:

English


Episodes

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 85 Ft. Paul Hembekides, Mark Simon and Ray Fosse with Billy Beane

2/27/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Paul Hembekides of ESPN, Mark Simon of Sports Info Solutions and Ray Fosse with Billy Beane in Arizona.

Duration:00:48:20

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 84 Ft. Ray Fosse, Brandon Tierney and Bip Roberts

2/27/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Ray Fosse, Brandon Tierney of CBS Sports Radio and Bip Roberts.

Duration:01:04:27

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 83 Ft. Bill Ripken, Ted Leitner, Will Leitch and Martin Gallegos

2/27/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Bill Ripken of MLB Network, the voice of the San Diego Padres, Ted Leitner, Will Leitch of MLB.com and Martin Gallegos.

Duration:00:56:24

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 26

2/26/2020
On the February 26 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend recapped the A's first Spring Training victory (:56), which 2019 division champion has the best chance to repeat in 2020 (12:07) and how teams learn from losing (2:13:00). He was joined by Ray Fosse (26:30), Brandon Tierney of CBS Sports Radio (1:00:45), Paul Hembekides of ESPN (1:34:40), Bip Roberts (1:55:05) and Mark Simon of Sports Info Solutions (2:19:40).

Duration:02:51:35

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 24

2/24/2020
On the February 24 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend David Ortiz's comments about the Astros situation (24:06), The best promotional giveaways in Major League Baseball for the 2020 season (1:31:00), Madison Bumgarner's alter ego (1:35:00), why this is the year of Matt Olson (1:51:10) and honoring Willie Mays (2:46:35). He was joined by Will Leitch of MLB.com (1:03:35), the voice of the Padres, Ted Leitner (1:59:05), Bill Ripken of the MLB Network (2:28:15) and Martin Gallegos...

Duration:03:21:56

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - Best of the Week 2/24

2/24/2020
Chris Townsend discussed David Ortiz's comments about the Astros' scandal (:55), Madison Bumgarner's alter ego (25:00) and power ranks which 2019 division champions have the best chance to repeat in 2020 (32:15). He was joined by Billy Ripken of MLB Network (45:25), the radio voice of the Padres, Ted Leitner (59:20), Mark Simon of Sports Info Solutions (1:11:55), Paul Hembekides of ESPN (1:28:40), Brandon Tierney of CBS Sports Radio (1:47:30), Bip Roberts (2:07:10) and Ray Fosse (2:23:40).

Duration:02:49:54

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 18

2/18/2020
Special edition of A's Cast Live as Chris Townsend, Vince Cotroneo (16:20) and Ken Korach (28:30) discuss the new home of all Oakland A's audio content, A's Cast.

Duration:00:55:46

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 82 Ft. Chris Russo, Ray Fosse, Mark Gubicza and Kerry Crowley

2/14/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Chris Russo of High Heat on the MLB Network, Ray Fosse, Angels color analyst, Mark Gubicza and Kerry Crowley of the Mercury News.

Duration:01:18:48

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 81 Ft. Steve Garvey, Bradford Doolittle, Lou Merloni and Shooty Babitt

2/14/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Steve Garvey, Bradford Doolittle of ESPN, Lou Merloni of WEEI in Boston and Shooty Babitt.

Duration:00:53:45

A's Cast - Towny and The Commander Podcast - Ep. 3

2/14/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny and Cody Elias recap the Houston Astros press conference and media availability and how they can move forward in 2020.

Duration:00:46:49

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 12

2/12/2020
On the February 12 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend breaks down the new MLB rules changes (5:54), more on the new proposed playoff format (37:10), the continued fallout from the Astros scandal (2:06:20) and honoring Rickey Henderson (2:18:25). He was joined by Harry Pavlidis of Baseball Prospectus (15:40), Chris Russo of the MLB Network (1:04:30), Ray Fosse (1:29:45) and Angels color analyst, Mark Gubicza (2:23:35).

Duration:02:53:13

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 10

2/10/2020
On the February 10 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend discussed the mega trade involving Mookie Betts (2:55), the Wall Street Journal report on the Astros (17:37), MLB's potential changes to the playoffs (1:11:45) and AJ Hinch's interview with Tom Verducci (2:08:00). He was joined by Bradford Doolitte of ESPN (28:00), Kerry Crowley (56:10), Steve Garvey (1:37:50), Former Red Sox now radio host in Boston, Lou Merloni (1:55:30) and Shooty Babitt (2:15:50).

Duration:02:45:34

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - Best of the Week 2/10/20

2/10/2020
Chris Townsend discusses the mega trade between the Red Sox and Dodgers (:55), The Wall Street Journal report on the Astros (10:55), the potential new playoff format (25:05), Nick Swisher's response to the Astros scandal (51:00) and honoring Rickey Henderson (1:03:00). He is joined by Bradford Doolittle of ESPN (1:08:00), Steve Garvey (1:21:15), Lou Merloni of WEEI in Boston (1:29:40), Shooty Babitt (1:41:55), Ray Fosse (1:58:45), Mark Gubicza of the Angels ((2:33:20) and Chris Russo of MLB...

Duration:03:00:30

A's Cast - Towny and The Commander Podcast - Ep. 2

2/7/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny and Cody Elias discuss if the Mookie Betts trade will actually happen, Max Muncy's new contract and if we could see a possible World Series rematch this year.

Duration:00:38:59

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - Best of the Week 2/3

2/7/2020
Chris Townsend explained how the American League is changing (:55), One stat for every American League West team (23:35), Pete Rose asking for reinstatement (31:15) and celebrated Black History Month and the career of Hank Aaron on his 86th birthday (39:00). He was joined by Susan Slusser (43:07), Glen Kuiper (58:30), Hall of Famer, Jayson Stark (1:10:10), Sarah Langs (1:25:10), Jessica Kleinschmidt of NBC Sports (1:39:50), Paul Hembekides of ESPN (1:54:00), Jerry Hairston Jr (2:09:05) and...

Duration:02:46:40

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 80 Ft. Jayson Stark, Jesse Rogers, Mike Ferrin and Sarah Langs

2/7/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Hall of Famer, Jayson Stark, Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago, Mike Ferrin of MLB Network Radio and Sarah Langs of MLB.com.

Duration:01:03:52

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 79 Ft. Chris Bassitt, Jeff Brantley, Chris Rose and David Schoenfield

2/7/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Chris Bassitt, Reds analyst, Jeff Brantley, MLB Network's Chris Rose and David Schoenfield of ESPN.

Duration:00:55:58

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 5

2/5/2020
On the February 5 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend discussed the three team trade involving Mookie Betts (2:30), one stat that will blow your mind about the A's (1:11:50) and celebrating Hank Aaron on his 86th birthday (2:31:30). He was joined by Jessica Kleinschmidt of NBC Sports Bay Area (26:55), Paul Hembekides of ESPN (41:45), Jerry Hairston Jr (57:20), Ray Fosse (1:23:10) and A's Historian, David Feldman (1:58:20).

Duration:02:46:52

A's Cast - Green & Gold History - Ep. 21 Ft. David Feldman

2/5/2020
Chris Townsend and A's historian David Feldman break down the top managers in Oakland Athletics history. Let us know who your top 10 managers in A's history are by tweeting your list to @AthleticsCast24

Duration:00:35:27

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 3rd

2/3/2020
On the February 3 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend discussed Mookie Watch (16:15), One stat that a will shape 2020 for the AL team (1:12:10) and the top uniforms in baseball according to the Athletic (1:44:00). He was joined by Susan Slusser (26:10), Sarah Langs of MLB.com (56:50), Dodgers host, Dave Vassegh (1:21:15), Glen Kuiper (1:48:30) and the Hall of Famer, Jayson Stark (2:05:50).

Duration:02:39:53