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What would you do if you could get a PhD in life - through baseball? Welcome to Baseball PhD. A podcast for your brain. 30 major league cities, 100 places to see. Let\'s touch them all as we make a road trip of a lifetime!

What would you do if you could get a PhD in life - through baseball? Welcome to Baseball PhD. A podcast for your brain. 30 major league cities, 100 places to see. Let\'s touch them all as we make a road trip of a lifetime!

Location:

Cleveland, OH

Description:

What would you do if you could get a PhD in life - through baseball? Welcome to Baseball PhD. A podcast for your brain. 30 major league cities, 100 places to see. Let\'s touch them all as we make a road trip of a lifetime!

Twitter:

@BaseballPhD

Language:

English

Contact:

(800) 920.7674


Episodes

2021 Minnosota Twins

5/9/2021
The Twins are in 4th place which surprises everyone. Was it just a bad April or is more to come? Our PhD Committee analyzes why 20201 MLB batting stats are at all all-time low.

Duration:00:48:46

2021 Minicast – Designated Hebrew

5/5/2021
Ed Kasputis interviews Major League Baseball’s first designated hitter, Yankee great – Ron Blomberg about the re-release of his book, Designated Hebrew.

Duration:00:26:04

2021 Oakland Athletics

5/2/2021
The A’s had a great April but are they for real? Ed Kasputis interviews Paul Sullivan from Locked on MLB podcast about the team he predicted would win the AL West.

Duration:01:08:16

2021 Andy Van Slyke

4/28/2021
Andy Van Slyke played in the Majors for 12 years. He’s got a great web site and a podcast. Ed Kasputis interviews Andy about the game we love. Check out andyvanslyke.com.

Duration:00:43:27

2021 Detroit Tigers

4/25/2021
Akil Baddoo is all the rage as the rebuilding Tigers take the stage. Ed Kasputis interviews Jason Beck from MLB.com about this year’s Tigers.

Duration:00:56:45

2021 Ed Kasputis PhD Ceremony

4/21/2021
On September 18, 2010, Ed Kasputis got his Baseball PhD by visiting his 30th Major League Ballpark – Target Field. Our PhD Committee examines Ed about his 40 year journey though the baseball world and life.

Duration:00:26:33

2021 Pittsburgh Pirates

4/18/2021
We’re in Pittsburgh enjoying PNC Park as Ed Kasputis interviews Angela Zandier about Pup Night. When was the last time you took your dog to the ballpark?

Duration:00:55:21

2021 Minicast – Eight Men Out

4/14/2021
Eight Men Out is a 1988 American baseball classic movie that depicts the 1919 Chicago White Sox gambling scandal. In our first minicast (a short podcast), Ed Kasputis and baseball researcher, Jim Nitz review this must see movie. Say it ain’t so Joe.

2021 Washington Nationals

4/11/2021
We’re Nuts about the Nats. Can 22 year old Juan Soto lead the Nats to the post season or will the Nats just be average? We debate.

Duration:01:00:51

Bukiet’s Predictions

4/7/2021
It’s that time of year as Ed Kasputis interviews Professor Bruce Bukiet from the New Jersey Institute of Technology about the Professor’s 2021 baseball predictions.

Duration:00:23:12

2021 Atlanta Braves

4/4/2021
We interrupt our previously scheduled Milwaukee Brewers podcast and turn to Atlanta as Major League Baseball has abruptly pulled this year’s All-Star Game from the Capitol of the South in response to Georgia’s new Election Integrity Law (Senate Bill 202). We review the law, COVID-19 updates and the State of the Braves.

Duration:01:01:37

2021 Orlando Cepeda

3/31/2021
Let’s learn about Baseball Hall of Famer, Orlando Cepeda as Ed Kasputis interviews baseball historian, Bruce Markusen.

Duration:00:46:54

2021 Colorado Rockies

3/28/2021
Let’s celebrate as Opening Day is near and Mark returns to our recording studio for our next podcast. We review the plight of the Colorado Rockies and make our annual predictions on which teams will be playoff bound.

Duration:01:00:19

2021 Minicast Cook & Son PhD Ceremony

3/24/2021
Our PhD Committee honors Todd Cook and his six year old son, Tim as they completed their baseball journey by visiting all 30 current Major League ballparks in 2012.

Duration:00:32:49

2021 San Francisco Giants

3/21/2021
We’re at the City by the Bay as we ponder the Giants place in the National League West. Ed Kasputis interviews Paul Sullivan from Locked on MLB Podcast about this year’s Giants.

Duration:01:03:33

2021 Hot Springs, Arkansas

3/17/2021
Let’s remember Season 7 (2016) as our PhD Committee learned about baseball’s first spring training venue, Hot Springs, Arkansas. Ed Kasputis interviews baseball historian, Bill Jenkinson about Hot Springs and the most important spring training home run of all time.

American League Champion Tampa Bay Rays

3/14/2021
We honor the American League Champion Tampa Bay Rays. With the loss of their two best pitchers, can the Rays make the playoffs? We also ponder the new minor league rule changes for the upcoming season and how these changes could impact MLB in the future.

Duration:01:04:29

2021 The Walker Brothers

3/10/2021
Ed Kasputis and Dave Matejczyk interview baseball historian, Craig Brown about Moses Fleetwood Walker (1856 – 1924) and Weldy Walker (1860 – 1937), who were the first two African American professional baseball players.

Duration:00:19:38

World Champion Los Angeles Dodgers

3/7/2021
All hail the Dodgers as the World Champions add Trevor Bauer in their quest to repeat. Ed Kasputis interviews Matt Moreno from dodgerblue.com as we all “Think Blue.”

Duration:00:57:21

2021 Minicast – Ted Williams

3/3/2021
Ed Kasputis interviews Boston author, Bill Nowlin about Red Sox great, Ted Williams.

Duration:00:13:53