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The Just Barely Sports podcast is a show about the wacky side of Pro and Semi-Pro sports. We talk about the logos, foods, special events and people that divert your attention from the actual sports themselves. So if you love the feeling of being in an arena, but don't care too much about anyone lifetime free throw percentage, we are the show for you!

The Just Barely Sports podcast is a show about the wacky side of Pro and Semi-Pro sports. We talk about the logos, foods, special events and people that divert your attention from the actual sports themselves. So if you love the feeling of being in an arena, but don't care too much about anyone lifetime free throw percentage, we are the show for you!
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The Just Barely Sports podcast is a show about the wacky side of Pro and Semi-Pro sports. We talk about the logos, foods, special events and people that divert your attention from the actual sports themselves. So if you love the feeling of being in an arena, but don't care too much about anyone lifetime free throw percentage, we are the show for you!

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JBS #17 - Copa de la Diversion 2018

5/31/2018
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The Minor League Geek is BACK! This time with a discussion of all the hats in this years MiLB - Copa da la Diversion. Check out these articles to follow along : MiLB Press release Forbes Article about the Copa A proud member of the Inverse Genius group of podcasts, which you can find at inversegenius.com Thanks for listening!

Duration:00:41:28

JBS #16 - The one where I update you on the new 2015 minor league logos

3/21/2015
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On episode #16 I am alone this time to give you a quick overview of the changes to teams and logos for the upcoming 2015 MiLB season. You can find the article I was using for notes here: http://news.sportslogos.net/2015/03/11/minor-league-baseball-starts-2015-with-new-look-teams/ As a note, here is the site for the New York Prospect league, the new home of the Jamestown Jammers: http://www.prospectleague.com/view/prospectleague Here is the logo I think will be the big one coming out of...

Duration:00:09:02

JBS #15 - The one where we try to close all the gates w/ Richard Launius

3/16/2015
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On this episode of the Just Barely Sports Podcast with the Minor League Geek, I talk to Richard Launius the creator of such games as Arkham Horror, Defenders of the Realm and Elder Sign to discuss his creation of the White Sox jersey from the Early 80's. TOPICS The White Sox Jersey designed by Richard (pictured above) The creation of the one player rules for the new Dice Hate Me Games "Bottom of the 9th" which you can find on kickstarter at...

Duration:00:29:57

JBS #14 - The One Where I Talk to Canadas Biggest Baseball Fan w/ Daryl Andrews

3/5/2015
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On this episode of the Just Barely Sports podcast, Bruce is joined by Daryl Andrews of the "Meeple Syrup" show, which you can find here: http://meeplesyrupshow.com/ Daryl is current co-designing a board game called Fantasy Fantasy Baseball with JR Honeycutt about Fantasy creatures playing baseball Daryl was also selected by MLB as "Canadas Biggest Baseball Fan" and got to spend the World Baseball Classic in the MLB fan cave, so we talk about that experience. LOGO OF THE SHOW We talk...

Duration:00:13:50

JBS #14 - The One Where I Talk to Canadas Biggest Baseball Fan w/ Daryl And

3/5/2015
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On this episode of the Just Barely Sports podcast, Bruce is joined by Daryl Andrews of the "Meeple Syrup" show, which you can find here:http://meeplesyrupshow.com/ Daryl is current co-designing a board game called Fantasy Fantasy Baseball with JR Honeycutt about Fantasy creatures playing baseball Daryl was also selected by MLB as "Canadas Biggest Baseball Fan" and got to spend the World Baseball Classic in the MLB fan cave, so we talk about that experience. LOGO OF THE SHOW We talk about...

Duration:00:13:50

JBS #13 - The One Where We Ride on Ice w/ Erik Dewey

2/12/2015
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On this episode of The Just Barely Sports Podcast Bruce is joined by Erik Dewey of "On Board Games". You can find Erik at http://www.erikdewey.com/ and On Board Games at https://sites.google.com/site/onboardgamespodcast/ TOPICS The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1983940086/national-bobblehead-hall-of-fame-and-museum?ref=nav_search Professional Downhill Shovel Racing WSJ Article :...

Duration:00:43:34

#13 - The One Where We Ride on Ice w/ Erik Dewey _ The Just Barely Sports P

2/12/2015
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On this episode of The Just Barely Sports Podcast Bruce is joined by Erik Dewey of "On Board Games". You can find Erik athttp://www.erikdewey.com/ and On Board Games athttps://sites.google.com/site/onboardgamespodcast/ TOPICS The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1983940086/national-bobblehead-hall-of-fame-and-museum?ref=nav_search Professional Downhill Shovel Racing WSJ Article...

Duration:00:43:34

JBS #12 - The one where I talk about hockey (most of the time)

12/10/2014
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On Episode #12 Bruce is back after a long absence to cover some hockey related topics. (Who are we fooling, the show starts with more baseball talk). The logo I discuss at the beginning (the Daytona Tortugas) can be found here - http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t450 TOPICS Jack Buckley's Baseball Tours - Do you want to spend a week to 10 days touring a section of the country and catching ALL the baseball games you possibly can? Well then you might want to check this...

Duration:00:15:07

The one where I talk about hockey (most of the time) - #12

12/10/2014
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On Episode #12 Bruce is back after a long absence to cover some hockey related topics. (Who are we fooling, the show starts with more baseball talk). The logo I discuss at the beginning (the Daytona Tortugas) can be found here -http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t450 TOPICS Jack Buckley's Baseball Tours - Do you want to spend a week to 10 days touring a section of the country and catching ALL the baseball games you possibly can? Well then you might want to check this out. www.jaybuckley.com...

Duration:00:15:07

JBS #11 - The one where I assault you with all my woot!

9/23/2014
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On Episode #11 of The Just Barely Sports Podcast Bruce is by himself to tell you about some of the coolest things he could find that are Just Barely Sports. TOPICS Woot.Shirt Fantasy Football 2014 - So the fine folks at woot have decided to add Fantasy to football, and in the process make some of the coolest football logos the world has ever seen, and on top of there there is a sportball contest of sorts that will in some way have something to do with the NFL in some non-copyrighted way....

Duration:00:16:40

The one where I assault you with all my woot! - #11

9/23/2014
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On Episode #11 of The Just Barely Sports Podcast Bruce is by himself to tell you about some of the coolest things he could find that are Just Barely Sports. TOPICS Woot.Shirt Fantasy Football 2014 - So the fine folks at woot have decided to add Fantasy to football, and in the process make some of the coolest football logos the world has ever seen, and on top of there there is a sportball contest of sorts that will in some way have something to do with the NFL in some non-copyrighted way....

Duration:00:16:40

JBS # 10 - The one where we pretend it's all real w/ Chris M.

8/25/2014
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On episode #10 of the Just Barely Sports Podcast with the Minor League Geek, Bruce is joined by Chris Michaud the moderator of the podcast Flip the Table, a show about the "other side of board games", you can find that show at www.tableflipsyou.com TOPICS Chikara Pro Wrestling - If you are looking for the most entertaining form of Pro Wrestling out there today, and something very different than WWE (WWF) look no further than Chikara Pro Wrestling at http://www.chikarapro.com/, you can...

Duration:00:43:25

The one where we pretend it's all real with Chris M. of Flip the Table

8/25/2014
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On episode #10 of the Just Barely Sports Podcast with the Minor League Geek, Bruce is joined by Chris Michaud the moderator of the podcast Flip the Table, a show about the "other side of board games", you can find that show at www.tableflipsyou.com TOPICS Chikara Pro Wrestling - If you are looking for the most entertaining form of Pro Wrestling out there today, and something very different than WWE (WWF) look no further than Chikara Pro Wrestling athttp://www.chikarapro.com/, you can even...

Duration:00:43:25

JBS #9 - The one where I talk about Mascot Mania 2014

8/6/2014
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On Episode #9 of The Just Barely Sports Podcast with the Minor League Geek I break down the championship round of the years MILB Mascot Mania 2014. I talk about all the entrants, and give you info from their bios, so you can make an informed decision about this years winner. Voting takes place until the 11th of August. You can find it here http://www.milb.com/milb/fans/mascot_mania/y2014/ THE LOGO OF THE SHOW This time I am talking about the Syracuse Crunch, which you can find here...

Duration:00:28:44

The one where I talk about Mascot Mania 2014 - #9

8/6/2014
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On Episode #9 of The Just Barely Sports Podcast with the Minor League Geek I break down the championship round of the years MILB Mascot Mania 2014. I talk about all the entrants, and give you info from their bios, so you can make an informed decision about this years winner. Voting takes place until the 11th of August. You can find it herehttp://www.milb.com/milb/fans/mascot_mania/y2014/ THE LOGO OF THE SHOW This time I am talking about the Syracuse Crunch, which you can find...

Duration:00:28:44

JBS #8 - The one where we grab our passports with Peter Robert Casey

7/28/2014
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On Episode #8 of The Just Barely Sports Podcast, I talk to Peter Robert Casey about his creation, the sports passport brand of websites. TOPICS Sports Passport Websites - If you want a chance to track your live sports experiences, you NEED to check out the Passport sites. Right now you can check out http://hardballpassport.com/ and http://bbpassport.com/ in Late August there is expected to be Football Passport, and in October Puck Passport for Hockey Fans. El Paso Chihuahuas "Bark at...

Duration:00:35:21

The one where we grab our passports with Peter Robert Casey - #8

7/28/2014
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On Episode #8 of The Just Barely Sports Podcast, I talk to Peter Robert Casey about his creation, the sports passport brand of websites. TOPICS Sports Passport Websites - If you want a chance to track your live sports experiences, you NEED to check out the Passport sites. Right now you can check outhttp://hardballpassport.com/ andhttp://bbpassport.com/ in Late August there is expected to be Football Passport, and in October Puck Passport for Hockey Fans. El Paso Chihuahuas "Bark at the...

Duration:00:35:21

JBS #7 - The one where I talk to you about scheduling

7/15/2014
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On episode #7 I talk to you about why the episodes are coming out a little delayed. I discuss the diffculties of making a podcast and the bright future of the show. TOPICS The Home Run Derby - So MLB has been doing the Home Run Derby at the All Star Game since 1985, but the idea came from a TV Show called The Home Run Derby from 1960. It was hosted by Mark Scott, and here is a youtube link to one of the episodes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lmGCS1E5HUE#t=327 In this episode Hank...

Duration:00:16:02

The one where I talk to you about scheduling

7/15/2014
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On episode #7 I talk to you about why the episodes are coming out a little delayed. I discuss the diffculties of making a podcast and the bright future of the show. TOPICS The Home Run Derby - So MLB has been doing the Home Run Derby at the All Star Game since 1985, but the idea came from a TV Show called The Home Run Derby from 1960. It was hosted by Mark Scott, and here is a youtube link to one of the episodes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lmGCS1E5HUE#t=327 In this episode Hank Aaron...

Duration:00:16:02

JBS #6 - The One Where We Play games w/ Marty Connell

6/26/2014
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On Episode #6 Bruce is joined by Marty Connell from the "Rolling Dice and Taking Names" podcast, a part of the Dice Tower Network. You can find them at http://www.rolldicetakenames.com/ TOPICS A lack of good sports based board games - We discuss the lack of sports board games that are not make for stats fans. PLAAY games - http://www.plaay.com/ Blood Bowl - http://www.bloodbowl-game.com/ Kaosball - http://www.kaosball.com/ Dreadball -...

Duration:00:33:47