Hang Up: The Popping Greenies Edition

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Josh Levin and Stefan Fatsis talk about how Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep won at Wimbledon. Sam Anderson also joins to discuss Russell Westbrook and the end of an era in Oklahoma City, and John Thorn helps assess Jim Bouton and Bouton’s classic book Ball Four.
Wimbledon (01:26): On Novak Djokovic’s incredible win over Roger Federer, why fans don’t love Djokovic, the greatness of Simona Halep, and Serena Williams’ continuing quest for her 24th major.
Westbrook and OKC (21:36):
Why Oklahoma City fell in love with Russell Westbrook, and how we should think about the last decade for the Thunder.
Ball Four (42:50): Jim Bouton’s book exposed the underbelly of baseball, but it’s about so much more than ballplayer carousing.
Afterballs (55:38): Stefan on Dick Young and Jim Bouton, and Josh on the Cricket World Cup.

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