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Playing the Rube: A Baseball Experiment - Chapter 18: No Soup For You

4/20/2018
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The all-star break is upon us, so we find out who made the National League team, how the game went, and who else wants to trade for Chris Coste. Plus we make a few moves, including kicking a certain "Soup" out the door. This is "Playing the Rube," in which Tim Malcolm and Dan Walsh use Out of The Park Baseball to win more championships with the Philadelphia Phillies after the 2008 season, something Ruben Amaro Jr. couldn't do as the team's general manager. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:54:17

Episode 41: The 9-5 Phillies! Fly-balls! Patience! Pitching wins!

4/16/2018
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The Phillies are 9-5 and playing pretty well in all facets of the game. Tim Malcolm looks at some early trends with pitching success and hitting approaches. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:29:32

Episode 40: Early season mailbag (Crawford, trades, Franco)

4/9/2018
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It's time for a mailbag! Tim Malcolm is diving in with questions about J.P. Crawford's rough start, Maikel Franco's hot start, possible trades, the rotation, and who to lean on in the bullpen. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:37:23

Playing the Rube: Chapter 17 - The Natti Meeting

4/3/2018
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Over a four-game series against the Cincinnati Reds, Dan and I begin an annual tradition: The Natti Meeting. It's a long-view strategy session where we get down to brass tacks. What do we want our team to look like? Who do we want to acquire? This is "Playing the Rube," in which Tim Malcolm and Dan Walsh use Out of The Park Baseball to win more championships with the Philadelphia Phillies after the 2008 season, something Ruben Amaro Jr. couldn't do as the team's general manager. Music by...

Duration:01:05:25

Episode 39: Mini-Cast - On Gabe Kapler, mostly

4/2/2018
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It's our first Monday Mini-Cast, in which Tim Malcolm talks about Gabe Kapler (who else?) after a 1-2 start in an odd series against Atlanta. Plus just a little bit on Rhys Hoskins and Scott Kingery, and a look ahead at the rest of the week. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:20:00

Episode 38: Opening Day 2018! Predictions and more

3/29/2018
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It's opening day 2018, and we're as excited as ever to get the season rolling. Tim Malcolm and Brian Michael chat about the season ahead, giving predictions and over-unders. Plus we wrap up the offseason and put a button on the Scott Kingery contract signing.

Duration:01:01:30

Episode 37: Spring training and roster ramblings

3/24/2018
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Spend less than a half-hour with Tim Malcolm as he rambles about spring training, roster decisions, and Jake Arrieta's first start. A mini-podcast before the last week of spring training. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:28:06

Episode 36: EMERGENCY PODCAST - Phillies sign Jake Arrieta

3/11/2018
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The Phillies have signed free agent pitcher Jake Arrieta to a three-year, $75 million guaranteed contract. Tim Malcolm responds to the deal and talks about what it means for the Phillies in 2018 and going forward. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:22:53

Playing the Rube: A Baseball Experiment - Chapter 16: Soup to Nuts

3/11/2018
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It's July 2009 and Dan and I start talking about the trade market as our Phillies continue to flounder. Plus we talk about soup. This is "Playing the Rube," in which Tim Malcolm and Dan Walsh use Out of The Park Baseball to win more championships with the Philadelphia Phillies after the 2008 season, something Ruben Amaro Jr. couldn't do as the team's general manager. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:01:11:20

Episode 35: Optimism and change at Phillies spring training + Matt Gelb

2/24/2018
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Manager Gabe Kapler has brought new approaches and a new attitude to spring training. That, plus Tim dives into some Jake Arrieta talk. Also, early spring storylines, working with data, and rumors with Matt Gelb of the Athletic. Music by bensound.com. Check out more at philliesnation.com!

Duration:01:03:27

Playing the Rube: Chapter 15 - Stung by Joe Blanton

2/9/2018
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You won't believe what happens to us when we play former Phillie Joe Blanton and his Rays. Plus one of our first acquisitions makes his major league debut. This is "Playing the Rube," in which Tim Malcolm and Dan Walsh use Out of The Park Baseball to win more championships with the Philadelphia Phillies after the 2008 season, something Ruben Amaro Jr. couldn't do as the team's general manager. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:50:51

Episode 34: Minor moves, waiting for prospects + Mark Appel's future

2/2/2018
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Another quiet week around baseball, except for one flurry of moves by the Brewers. Meanwhile the Phillies make minor signings and score high marks on prospect lists. We talk about all that, plus about Mark Appel's future away from baseball with writer Joon Lee of Bleacher Report.

Duration:00:48:29

Episode 30: Offseason + Winter Meetings Mailbag

12/6/2017
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Tim Malcolm opens up the mailbag to take your questions about the Phillies' offseason plans and the upcoming Winter Meetings. We'll talk about Cesar Hernandez, Maikel Franco, Tommy Joseph and, yup, Mike Trout.

Duration:00:49:57

Episode 29: Which free agents should the Phillies target?

11/28/2017
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In this week's Phillies Nation Podcast, Tim Malcolm runs through 101 free agents and decides who the Phils should target this offseason. Plus a little trade talk and thoughts about Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:54:58

Episode 28: On Roy Halladay, Phillies rumors and coaching moves

11/20/2017
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After a three-week absence, the Phillies Nation Podcast is back. Tim Malcolm talks about the death and legacy of Roy Halladay, plus more about the new coaches in the organization and how the Phillies roster is going to look and change. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:46:27

Playing the Rube: A Baseball Experiment - Episode 12: The Future Third Baseman

11/17/2017
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We finally address the future at the hot corner with a trade. Also, we start playing well for once! This is "Playing the Rube," in which Tim Malcolm and Dan Walsh use Out of The Park Baseball to win more championships with the Philadelphia Phillies after the 2008 season, something Ruben Amaro Jr. couldn't do as the team's general manager. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:49:54

Playing the Rube: A Baseball Experiment - Chapter 11: Lost in New York

10/20/2017
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Playing a weekend series in the Bronx, we continue to sort out our situation at third base and the bullpen. Nothing is good, but we start to narrow our options. Then we try to fire the pitching coach. This is "Playing the Rube," in which Tim Malcolm and Dan Walsh use Out of The Park Baseball to win more championships with the Philadelphia Phillies after the 2008 season, something Ruben Amaro Jr. couldn't do as the team's general manager. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:49:54

Episode 26: Who will be the next Phillies manager?

10/17/2017
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Corey Sharp joins Tim Malcolm this week to discuss the Phillies' managerial rumor mill. Plus there's a little postseason talk. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:01:01:36

Playing the Rube: A Baseball Experiment - Chapter 10: The New Pitching Core

10/6/2017
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We did it. We made The Big Trade. We talk about what happened and what's next, then move onto other pressing matters, primarily third base and some stinky bullpen issues. This is "Playing the Rube," in which Tim Malcolm and Dan Walsh use Out of The Park Baseball to win more championships with the Philadelphia Phillies after the 2008 season, something Ruben Amaro Jr. couldn't do as the team's general manager. Music by bensound.com.

Duration:00:40:23

Episode 25: Season recap and player grades + Matt Breen

10/2/2017
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The 2017 season has ended, so now let us recap ... for nearly three hours! Player grades, managerial talk, summaries and more, plus Matt Breen talking about what the organization may do in the offseason. It's an action-packed Phillies Nation Podcast!

Duration:02:30:50

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