On this week’s episode, we begin by paying tribute to Hall of Fame right-hander Don Sutton, who passed away Tuesday at the age of 75. From there, we discuss DJ LeMaheiu’s six-year, $90 million contract with the Yankees, and Corey Kluber joining the Yanks on a one-year deal. From there, we discuss Jared Porter’s firing as Mets GM after thirty-seven days due to inappropriate conduct, Theo Epstein joining the Commissioner’s Office, arbitration settlements, Joe Musgrove heading to San Diego, and free-agent contracts for Martin Perez, Alex Wood, Kirby Yates, Archie Bradley, Pedro Baez, Jon Lester, and Kurt Suzuki.
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.