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Krukcast

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John Kruk looks back on his career and tells stories from his time in the majors.

John Kruk looks back on his career and tells stories from his time in the majors.
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United States

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John Kruk looks back on his career and tells stories from his time in the majors.

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English


Episodes

Unwritten rules of baseball

6/11/2018
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On this edition of Krukcast, Gregg Murphy and John Kruk discuss the unwritten rules of baseball. Which ones are nonsense? Which ones are valid? And why have these unwritten rules survived the test of time?

Duration:00:20:13

Best ballparks in baseball

6/4/2018
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On this edition of Krukcast, Gregg Murphy and John Kruk discuss their favorite ballparks in baseball. What was Kruk's favorite ballpark to hit in during his career? Which of the newer stadiums is best? And on the opposite side, the worst parks Kruk played in.

Duration:00:20:11

Remembering the 1993 season

5/28/2018
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On this edition of Krukcast, Gregg Murphy and John Kruk remember the 1993 pennant winning team. This season marks the 25 year anniversary of that memorable season and the guys recall the best memories from that magical year.

Duration:00:22:42

Kruk is the commissioner of baseball

5/21/2018
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On this edition of Krukcast, Gregg Murphy and John Kruk discuss life's ultimate hypothetical scenario. What would Kruk do if he were MLB Commissioner?

Duration:00:20:41

The Foodcast

5/14/2018
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On this edition of Krukcast, Gregg Murphy and John Kruk discuss one of Kruk's favorite topics: food. From their favorite (and least favorite) foods growing up, to clubhouse food when Kruk played to their favorite foods today. Also, would Kruk ever consider bringing his Philly Cheese Steak shop up to the Philly area?

Duration:00:21:23

Kruk's experience with baseball milestones

5/7/2018
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On this edition of Krukcast, Gregg Murphy and John Kruk discuss milestones in baseball and in other sports. With Albert Pujols recently joining the 3,000 hit club and the Dodgers combining for a no-hitter, Kruk recalls moments where he was part of baseball history. Also, which records in sports will never be broken? But which records would they like to see broken?

Duration:00:20:46

Kruk takes questions from fans

4/28/2018
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On this edition of Krukcast, Gregg Murphy gathered the most important questions that fans had for Kruk. John had to answer hard hitting questions such as... Would Kruk rather share bunk-beds with Larry Bowa? Or live in a cave with Dave Hollins? Additionally, Kruk answered questions about his retirement, the game today vs when he played, his best teammate and more!

Duration:00:21:45

The craziest things Kruk has seen in baseball

4/13/2018
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On this edition of Krukcast, Gregg Murphy and John Kruk share the craziest things they've seen in baseball. Kruk tells a story when he saw player brawl escalate to the players fighting fans. What happened the next game? Armed guards of course. Gregg recalls when Phillies TV voice Tom McCarthy caught a home run while calling it on television. Also, what's the one thing Kruk hasn't seen live at a game he'd like to see.

Duration:00:15:58

The time Kruk played at Augusta National

4/4/2018
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It's Masters week! On this edition of Krukcast with Gregg Murphy, Kruk talks about his love for golf. He shares a story how he got to play at Augusta and the two people waiting for him at the first hole. Also, the time he went shot for shot against an LPGA pro until Kruk tried to make the match more interesting. Murph and Kruk share who they would like to see win the Masters.

Duration:00:21:40

It's Opening Day!

3/29/2018
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There's a new addition to Krukcast for the 2018 season! Phillies television reporter Gregg Murphy joins Kruk. The two discuss Kruk's stories and memories of Opening Day. Also, why it's important for the Phillies to get off to a good start this season.

Duration:00:20:38

Punishment doesn't fit the crime

9/21/2017
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John Kruk gives his take on the latest controversy with the Red Sox stealing signs and if the league should have come down harder on cheating.

Duration:00:16:01

Getting to know the Phillies' crew

9/14/2017
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John Kruk shares stories and memories about each member of the 2017 broadcasting crew including Gregg Murphy, Ben Davis, Tom McCarthy, Scott Franzke and Larry Andersen.

Duration:00:15:32

Give the Philly fans some credit

9/8/2017
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John Kruk compliments Phillies' fans for being some of the toughest, and most supportive, fans in MLB and how crucial their support was for the '93 Phillies historic run.

Duration:00:15:35

The Journey to the big leagues

8/31/2017
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John Kruk talks about how close he came to quitting baseball to mow lawns in Virginia but with the help of "Mr. Padre" Tony Gwynn, he got his shot at the big leagues.

Duration:00:24:13

John Kruk, the songwriter?

6/15/2017
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In his second installment of Krukcast, John Kruk opens up about his hobbies and passion, including his "obsession" for golf, as well as being inadvertently inspired to write a song about women's basketball great Elena Delle Donne and her relationship with her sister.

Duration:00:19:31

The 1993 Phillies

4/18/2017
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On the first episode of Krukcast, John Kruk tells stories about his teammates and discusses the personalities that made the 1993 Phillies a great team.

Duration:00:21:21