On this week’s episode, we begin with breaking news that the MLB Draft with be shortened to five-round this year, resulting in over 1000 fewer players being drafted this year. From there, we discuss the first week of the KBO and the league’s television deal with ESPN, and take a look at multiple proposals as to when the MLB may return, and the 2020 MLB season simulator on Baseball Reference. To wrap up, we each draft teams made up entirely of New York Yankees who played with Derek Jeter, before ending on this week’s Rewatchables film, Mr. 3000.
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.