On this week’s episode, we begin by discussing Albert Pujols’ 697th career home-run, which put him three away from 700, and fourth all-time past Alex Rodriguez. From there, we discuss the new rule changes coming for the 2023 MLB season, which include a pitch clock, bans on the shift, and bigger bases. To wrap up, we discuss MLB recognizing minor leaguers including into the MLBPA, extensions for Wilmer Flores and Kike Hernandez, and Edwin Jackson’s retirement after playing for nearly half of all of baseball.
Chase Madorsky is a UCLA graduate and baseball fanatic who lists Derek Jeter as his favorite athlete of all-time and is still convinced that David Wells should be the model for all aspiring pitchers. He supports his hometown New York Yankees and is currently waiting for the reemergence of his beloved New York Giants, New York Knicks, and UCLA Bruins.