A Van Named Shaggy

In this episode you will find: A little conversation on MILB and the new pitch clock, guitar picks and vagabonds. Here’s what you’ll get in this episode: Back at it with the first post of 2015. MLB dropped a hammer over last week to announcing that all Triple-A and Double-A clubs will have a “20 second pitch clock” for each game. That of course raises a slew of questions, concerns,



Pigs, Parties and Fireball

In this episode you will find: The denizens of MILB in full force, post Winter Meetings. MLR breaks down the Wil Myers deal, holiday parties and the live mascot feeding schedule. Hamburgers shaped like hot dogs and the San Diego chicken also make a guest appearance. Here’s what you’ll get in this episode: Here we go again, with a semblance of a schedule after the long layoff, MLR is back



It’s About Time

It’s been too long, so we put together a show, just in time for the Winter Meetings. Our apologies for the delay, life got in the way. Thanks to everyone for checking in on us over the past few months! Here’s what you’ll get in this episode: After a six month hiatus due to slacking, laziness and the real world getting in the way, the MLR report is back. You



The Minor League Report Episode 75 – The Lunch Bus

Hot Dogs, brats, burgers, fireworks, and BASEBALL! There’s nothing like the 4th of July and baseball! We hope everyone had a Happy and more importantly SAFE 4th of July. Did you take in a Minor League Baseball game on the 4th? Don’t forget to send us your pics on Instagram! Here’s what you’ll get in this episode: The crew discusses the all-american ritual of baseball, fireworks and the 4th of



The Minor League Report Episode 74 – Trouble with the 9’s

We’re at the halfway point of the Minor League Baseball season. Who’s been your biggest surprise? Who’s been the biggest disappointment? Can Kris Bryant keep up his torrid pace in Iowa? If you’re a Cubs fan, you’ve got to be excited about the future. What about the Astros and their Minor League talent? The Cardinals? Lots of great first half story lines so far in 2014. Now on to the



The Minor League Report Episode 73 – More Arm Injuries

We hope all you DAD’s out there had a wonderful Fathers Day and hopefully you spent it at a Minor League ballpark somewhere! Do you have any fond memories of your family at a Minor League game on Fathers Day? We’d love to hear your stories. Also Minor League All Star games are just around the corner! Are you making plans to attend one near you? Here’s what you’ll get



The Minor League Report Episode 72 – Getting Drafty in Here!

The guys managed to cover a lot of ground this week, from the MLB Draft, Jonathan Singleton and his monumental contract. We went all pop culture on you this week. From Top Gun, Dumb and Dumber, and of course Star Wars, you will have to listen in to find out how Mike managed to tie all those pop-culture references into one episode! What’s been the biggest story so far in



The Minor League Report Episode 71 – Who Charted?

Another week of Minor League Baseball saw the call up of one of the biggest prospect names in the game. St. Louis’s Oscar Taveras made the show and promptly made his impact felt homering as his first hit in the Majors. Will he have a huge impact on the game, the Cardinals and the National League? Time will only tell. It’s crazy to think we’re almost halfway through the Minor



The Minor League Report Episode 70 – Hammerin Hessman and Probable Starters

It’s Memorial Day Weekend here in the US so hopefully you’ll be stopping by your local park to take in some Minor League Baseball action! Friends of the show, The Ivy Envy Podcast, had a fun meetup this Saturday at the Iowa Cubs game where they got to see one of the most stacked rosters in all of Minor League Baseball take the field. But, after all it is Memorial



The Minor League Report Episode 69 – Game Times and Historic Stadiums

It’s pretty cool to see that Minor League Baseball will be coming to a television set near you. The CBS Sports Network has announced that they will be airing a Minor League Baseball Game of the Week on their network and it sounds like they’ll be get to as many levels as they can. Now it will be easier to see some of the brightest stars from around Minor League