A short show turned into a normal show as the boys of Launch Angle got a bit excited about Joe Ross, but that’s OK! That just means there is more for you to enjoy! Rob, Jeff, and Van also discuss some other exciting waiver wire adds like Ian Happ, Josh Rojas, Jon Berti, and they decide who to own on the Cardinals in the wake of the Jose Martinez injury.
There’s a lot of news to cover on this weeks show, and Rob, Jeff, and Van do it with gusto! They talk about prospects getting the call including Trent Grisham, Isan Diaz, and Aristides Aquino, and they also go over bullpens, the Astros’ pitching voodoo, and some waiver wire options!
It’s the 2019 trade deadline and the boys are here to go over all the craziness! Recorded during the few hours preceding the actual deadline, Jeff, Rob, and Van talk Trevor Bauer, Marcus Stroman, Tanner Roark, and plenty more! And if you want the rest of our trade analysis check us out on Twitter @jeffwzimmerman, @robsilver, and @manlyvanlee!
Rob Silver has abandoned the boys of the Launch Angle for a much needed vacation, but Jeff and Van have nothing to fear because Eno Sarris of The Athletic is an excellent fill-in! Eno, Jeff, and Van take some time to discuss some recent Padres call-ups, bullpens, and waiver wire adds. Van also asks how Eno has evolved as an analyst in the era of the Happy Fun Ball!
Now that the All-Star break is over it’s clean sailing for the World Series, but there’s a lot of baseball left until then! So on today’s show Rob, Jeff, and Van discuss some potential pickups that could help your team including Alex Wood, Bubba Starling, and Andrew Cashner. They also discuss some bullpens, recent trades, and German Marquez.
Some big names got the call this week as phenom 2-way player Brendan McKay made both his pitching and hitting debut for the Rays, and Jeff, Rob, and Van take a moment to discuss his value. They also go over Dylan Cease, Franklin Barreto, Jose Urquidy making their respective teams and much more!
A groundbreaking new catchphrase and a monumental new segment are on tab for today’s edition of the Launch Angle Podcast. Van, Rob, and Jeff get together to discuss Frankie Montas’ suspension, the Dodgers rotation, Cardinals bullpen, and much more as they also discuss some early season hot performers and whether or not they can keep it up!
The manly men of the Launch Angle Podcast are here to discuss all sorts of baseball news on today’s show as they go over Max Scherzer’s injury, the return of Jose Altuve and the Astros lineup, call ups of Logan Allen and Zac Gallen, and much more!
Derek Carty of THE BAT jumps onto the show in a brand new Launch Angle Interviews edition of the program. Van chats it up with Derek as they discuss everything from food to DFS strategies and Derek talks about the inception of THE BAT and how it’s growing better and better!
With all the unfortunate and crazy stuff going down in the City of Brotherly Love, Rob, Jeff, and Van take a moment to talk about how playing time might shake out in Philadelphia. They also go over Alex Reyes’ imminent return, Nate Eovaldi as a potential stash, and discuss whether to hold or cut Keston Hiura.