Episode 18: Bo Is Better Than Tatis


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This instalment of Radio Scouts Podcast is chock full of practically-legendary baseball discussion. All exaggerations aside, we're proud of this episode and would like to put it in your earholes if you're into that:
-(0:32) Bo vs. Tatis: Who ya got? We debate the merits of the surprising major league promotion of super-rookie, Fernando Tatis Jr.
-(9:02) Bo Bichette chitchat
-(12:08) Welcome introduction
-(13:40) Quick summary of some Jayscon from The Athletic's MLB player poll.
-(17:46) 25-man roster speculation:
~Trent Thornton (and The Vulture™️ role)
~Opening Day!
~Andrew shares his Kevin Pillar encounter and semi-pro dodgeball career
~Bullpen discussion: Tepera's injury, Giles, Mayza, Biagini, Gaviglio, Luciano, Pannone, Hudson, Norris, Adam, Paulino's demotion
~Outfield: Hernandez, McKinney, Pillar trade possibilities, Grichuk
~Infield is set: Jansen/Maile, Smoak, Gurriel, Galvis, Drury, either Urena or Sogard
~Glaring omissions? Alford's demotion
~Pompey to DL (again, and in the most bizarre way)
~Sean Reid-Foley's Spring Training struggles
-(42:21) Potential 2019 breakout prospects: Nate Pearson (top 20 prospect by mid-season), -Chavez Young, Hector Perez, Adam Kloffenstein, Alejandro Kirk, Leonardo Jimenez, Samad Taylor.
-(48:53) The evolving contract landscape (pre-FA extensions vs. free agency).
-(57:21) What could a hypothetical Vlad extension look like?
-(1:00:40) MLB awards predictions.
-(1:06:30) Live DDL (Darrelly Dynasty League) trade talks. Mike offers Carlos Correa to Andrew for a prospect package headlined by Bo Bichette.
-(1:14:00) Outro

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Recording date: Mar. 26, 2019
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