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Chief Talk is the official podcast of the Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club, the Class A Affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. The weekly podcast will be dedicated to bringing Chiefs fans a behind-the-scenes look at the 2019 season complete with interviews from players and coaches, analysis from members of the organization and the media and much, much more. Hit subscribe and stay #PTownProud! #NewEraNewFun

Chief Talk is the official podcast of the Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club, the Class A Affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. The weekly podcast will be dedicated to bringing Chiefs fans a behind-the-scenes look at the 2019 season complete with interviews from players and coaches, analysis from members of the organization and the media and much, much more. Hit subscribe and stay #PTownProud! #NewEraNewFun
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Chief Talk is the official podcast of the Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club, the Class A Affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. The weekly podcast will be dedicated to bringing Chiefs fans a behind-the-scenes look at the 2019 season complete with interviews from players and coaches, analysis from members of the organization and the media and much, much more. Hit subscribe and stay #PTownProud! #NewEraNewFun

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English


Episodes

8: Episode 8: Oh, The Places You'll Go

5/14/2019
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In the eighth episode of the podcast, community and fan engagement assistant Emily Van Buskirk sits down with former first-round pick and current Chiefs short stop Delvin Perez to chat about the speedy ball player's season so far. Delvin also gives his thoughts on newly minted Chiefs Malcom Nunez and John Torres and how they will fit into the team dynamic both on the field and off. Definitely a don't miss interview! Later in the podcast, broadcast production assistant Cody Schindler sits...

Duration:00:54:35

7: Episode 7: Road Games & Rehab Assignments

5/8/2019
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In the seventh episode of the podcast, we talk some very minor league topics - road games and rehab assignments! Our Director of Media Nathan Baliva checks in from the road and chats with the voice of the West Michigan Whitecaps Dan Hasty about their respective seasons thus far. Stories from the road are always fun, so make sure to tune in to this interview! We are also joined by a surprise guest: outfielder Lars Nootbaar's older brother Nigel Nootbaar, former pitcher at USC and in the...

Duration:01:05:14

6: Episode 6: Bootleggers & Brady

4/30/2019
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In the sixth episode of the podcast, community & fan engagement assistant Emily Van Buskirk sits down with Bowling Green Hot Rods General Manager Eric Leach to talk some MidBest League baseball and chat about the upcoming Battle for the Barrel - a three-game series between the Bowling Green "Bootleggers" and the Peoria "Distillers" on May 3,4 and 5th. They also talk about Eric's journey through baseball and what it's like being a member of the Midwest League. Later in the podcast, Director...

Duration:00:39:01

5: Episode 5: Extra Innings

4/23/2019
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In the fifth episode of the Chief Talk Podcast, we explore an unique Minor League Baseball situation - the neutral site hosting of fellow Midwest League member Quad Cities against Kane County at Dozer Park. We speak with River Bandits Broadcaster Jason Kempf about the unfortunate situation in Quad Cities and we talk with Peoria Chiefs general manager Jason Mott about the decision to step in and host the River Bandits series against the Cougars.

Duration:00:54:54

4: Episode 4: Beyond the Bases

4/15/2019
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In the fourth episode of the Chief Talk Podcast, we give you guys a sneak peek behind the curtain - a behind-the-scenes look what a day in the life of a Peoria Chiefs staffer is like. First up, our Director of Media Nathan Baliva talks with the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Director of Media Relations/Radio Announcer Chris Mehring about the baseball season thus far. The two veteran radio guys discuss the many games they have called, including ones in major league stadiums. Lots of baseball...

Duration:00:53:28

3: Episode 3: Opening Day Starter

4/8/2019
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In the third episode of the Chief Talk Podcast, our Director of Media Relations Nathan Baliva sits down with our Opening Day pitcher, Tommy Parsons. The two discuss what it was like for Tommy to get the opening day nod, his journey through baseball and the outpouring of social media support from his Adrian College family as well as all of Division III. Parsons talks about his first outing with the Chiefs and what he is looking forward to accomplishing this season. Later in the episode,...

Duration:00:53:19

2: Episode 2: The Arrival

4/1/2019
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In the second episode of the Chief Talk Podcast, our Director of Media Relations Nathan Baliva sat down with third baseman Nolan Gorman to chat about the upcoming season, what went into his off-season preparation and what the young slugger is most excited for this year in Peoria. Later in the episode, community and fan engagement assistant Emily Van Buskirk sits down with Director of Ticket Sales Kate Voss to chat about the various ways Chiefs fans can enjoy games this summer. From suites to...

Duration:01:05:18

1: Episode 1: Meet Erick Almonte

3/24/2019
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In this inaugural episode of Chief Talk, the official podcast of the Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club, the media relations department conducts interviews with new manager Erick Almonte and Marketing and Game Presentation Manager Stephen Brown. In the very first Peoria interview with Almonte, Director of Media Nathan Baliva chats with the skipper about the upcoming season, his managerial style and how spring training went for him. Later, Stephen Brown joins Community & Fan Engagement Assistant...

Duration:01:05:08