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The baseball podcast for every type of fan. We bring analysis and opinions from all different types of viewpoints, combining new and old-age thinking into one show. Host Luke Manderfeld, along with Robert Stangler, Noah Manderfeld and Nik Budig, break down hot topics, news stories, teams and more while having some fun along the way.

The baseball podcast for every type of fan. We bring analysis and opinions from all different types of viewpoints, combining new and old-age thinking into one show. Host Luke Manderfeld, along with Robert Stangler, Noah Manderfeld and Nik Budig, break down hot topics, news stories, teams and more while having some fun along the way.
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The baseball podcast for every type of fan. We bring analysis and opinions from all different types of viewpoints, combining new and old-age thinking into one show. Host Luke Manderfeld, along with Robert Stangler, Noah Manderfeld and Nik Budig, break down hot topics, news stories, teams and more while having some fun along the way.

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Episodes

Trouble in Minnesota

8/12/2019
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The Indians put a beating on the Twins this weekend, and the Mets continue to win. Is it time for the Stitches Panel to eat crow? We also chat about two rookies tearing up the senior circuit. Thanks for tuning in! Email us at thestitchespodcast@gmail.com and follow us on Twitter at @StitchesPod.

Duration:00:27:54

Deadline Duds

8/5/2019
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Which teams swung and missed on deadline day? On today's episode, we break down the winners and losers from last week. We talk Cardinals, Twins, Yankees and more. Thanks for tuning in! Email us at thestitchespodcast@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter at @StitchesPod.

Duration:00:32:32

EVERYBODY RELAX!

8/1/2019
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We had to do an emergency pod after today's whirlwind trade deadline. Greinke to the Astros? Bauer to the Reds? Twins make moves? We break down all of these deals and more. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:17:23

New York Madness

7/29/2019
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What the heck is going on in New York? The Mets traded for Marcus Stroman, and we're a little puzzled. The Yankees continue to hang back while their rotation continues to struggle. The Stitches Panel analyzes the two New York teams and the rest of the trade deadline news. Thanks for listening! Email us at thestitchespodcast@gmail.com and follow us on Twitter at @StitchesPod.

Duration:00:32:16

Warning: Deadline Approaching

7/23/2019
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We're a week and a half away from the trade deadline. The Stitches Panel discusses the storylines heading into the last week and some possible trades. Thanks for listening! Email us at thestitchespodcast@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter @StitchesPod.

Duration:00:27:06

Clubhouse Chatter: The Gopher Ball

7/14/2019
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Welcome to our first Clubhouse Chatter episode! This new format will feature casual conversations about the biggest trends and topics affecting our favorite game. Our first episode focuses on the surging home run rate, the reasons behind it and how it changes baseball. Thanks for tuning in!

Duration:00:32:11

Halfway Home

7/8/2019
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Man, time flies. We're already at the All-Star break, so we took the time to review our preseason predictions. Trust me, there are some real head scratchers. Thanks for listening! You can listen to the prediction episode here: https://anchor.fm/the-stitches-podcast/episodes/Prediction-Special-e3gb01

Duration:00:41:53

Star Power

7/2/2019
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The Stitches Podcast takes a moment to reminisce and honor Tyler Skaggs, the Angels starter who was found dead in his hotel room Monday afternoon. We also discuss the 2019 All-Star game rosters, going over starters and snubs. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:31:40

Heated in the East

6/25/2019
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The Mets are an absolute dumpster fire right now, and the Braves are surging. In this episode of the Stitches Podcast, we discuss the crazy competitive NL East. Thanks for listening! Send your questions to thestitchespodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:29:23

Buyer or Seller?

6/18/2019
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While it is a month and a half away, some teams are already trying to figure out whether they will be buying players to compete at the trade deadline, or selling their players for the future. The Stitches Podcast analyzes a few teams on the fence and discusses where they will land come deadline time. Plus, which teams might trade soon and who will they trade for? Email your questions to thestitchespodcast@gmail.com and we might answer them!

Duration:00:32:44

The Art of the Lineup

6/11/2019
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The Stitches Podcast tackles another tough issue: lineups in baseball. How should they be constructed, and how have they changed over the years? This discussion kind of went off the rails a bit, so we hope you enjoy! Email your questions to thestitchespodcast@gmail.com.

Duration:00:32:55

The Future Is Here

6/4/2019
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The MLB Draft is underway, and the Stitches Podcast evaluates the first couple dozen of picks. Is Adley Rutschman worth the hype? How did the Twins fare with the No. 13 overall pick. That and more on this edition of the podcast. Make sure to send your questions to thestitchespodcast@gmail.com! Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:28:50

Manager Mania

5/27/2019
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Today we chat about managers and their effects on the game. In today's analytic age, do managers actually make a difference? Or are they just scapegoats when things go wrong? We use the Nationals franchise as a thought experiment. Thanks for listening and always remember to subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. Send you questions to thestitchespodcast@gmail.com. Thanks1

Duration:00:30:07

You Better Belieb It

5/21/2019
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We apologize in advance for the Justin Bieber reference. On today's Stitches Podcast, we talk about six of the hottest pitchers: Chris Sale, Shane Bieber, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Luis Castillo, Caleb Smith and Domingo German. If you have any questions for us, send them to thestitchespodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:33:45

Surprising Sluggers

5/14/2019
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The Stitches Panel analyzes four surprising sluggers in this 2019 season: Joey Gallo, Christian Yelich, Mitch Garver and Dan Vogelbach. Are their early-season performances legitimate? We also answer a fan question! If you have a question of your own, send it to thestitchespodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for tuning in!

Duration:00:31:51

Homer Surge

5/6/2019
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Home runs are up across baseball. The Minnesota Twins are on pace to break records. We discuss the surge in dingers and their effect on the game. Make sure to subscribe and give us feedback wherever you get your podcasts. If you have a question, you could get on the show! Shoot your inquires to thestitchespodcast@gmail.com. Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:27:45

One Month Down... Who's the Best?

5/1/2019
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We're through one full month of the baseball season. The members of the Stitches Panel give their top three teams of the season so far and also pick one overrated squad. See below for the full list. As always, subscribe and rate the podcast if you like what you're hearing. Thanks for listening! Luke Overrated team: Phillies Robert Overrated team: Twins Noah Overrated team: Brewers Nik Overrated team: Mariners

Duration:00:29:10

The Fastball

4/24/2019
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Is the fastball hurting pitchers? How so? We tackle one of the deepest issues in baseball: the good and bad of the fastball. Thanks for tuning in!

Duration:00:29:23

Are Bullpens Ruining Baseball?

4/17/2019
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Today, we analyze the role of the bullpen around baseball. Is the new-age style of deploying bullpens ruining the game? We also discuss our favorite relievers this year and what's going on with Craig Kimbrel. Thanks for tuning in!

Duration:00:26:53

Real or Mirage?

4/8/2019
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What early-season surprises are real? And which are fake? The Stitches Panel tackles six different surprise teams and players and determine whether the start is indicative of the rest of the season. We talk Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Seattle Mariners, Corey Kluber, Jorge Polanco and Tim Beckham. Thanks for tuning in!

Duration:00:28:33