TCB talks with Dave Flemmings about the Astros, Giants, and broadcasting.
Teoscar Hernandez has faced his share of adversity, away from his family eleven months a year while he tries to find his way to the major leagues. He handles it the only way he knows how: By working harder than everyone else.
The Astros 2012 8th-round pick out of UCLA, catcher Tyler Heineman provided solid defense and an emerging bat in Lancaster in 2013. He found some time this offseason to talk to me about game-calling, pitch-receiving, and his 13-home run 2013 season.
The Astros' 8th-round pick in 2013, Jason Martin is a blend of speed, patience, and defense that the Astros are hoping will develop into a very good leadoff man in the future. He took time off before instructionals to tell us about his first season.
In this episode Terri Schlather joins us to talk about growing up in a football family. Her favorite moment being able to stand at Minute Maid Park home plate before it was Minute Maid Park home plate. The books she's written (EDITOR WANTED).
We head back in time with Anthony to discover how Kevin Bass made him an Astros fan. We jump to a more recent time where Anthony collects postcards and is an aspiring screenwriter. We then jump to the future to watch the Astros play.
On the regular TCB Podcast we talk about the Astros and the draft with Jim Callis of Baseball America and Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com. On the TCB AMP we talk about the Astros and the draft with Chuck Johnson of Prospect Pulse and Nick Faleris of BP
Kevin Goldstein joins the podcast to talk about scouting, his hiring with the Astros and updates us on the status of his weird neighbors. In the Astros minors podcast we talk about the Corpus Christi Hooks pitching rotation and the draft.
Cool links and Interviews, MLB Draft and the state of baseball links