The Wheelhouse with Jerry Dipoto

Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto and broadcaster Aaron Goldsmith sit down to discuss the latest news and developments with the Seattle Mariners, from the viewpoint of the front office. Listen to or download individual episodes below, subscribe via iTunes or use your RSS reader so you never miss a single episode.

Ep. 87: Mustache and Socks
Jerry Dipoto gives us his thoughts on the tremendous homestand from Julio Rodríguez. We explore the season from Logan Gilbert and the past month from Cal Raleigh. Jerry also examines the importance of the upcoming trip.
33 min
Ep. 86: Karl Spooner
Jerry Dipoto chats about the early season offense and gives us his thoughts on the impressive start from Bryce Miller. He also talks about some big bullpen arms stepping forward.
44 min
Ep. 85: Kelenic’s Start
Jerry Dipoto gives us his insights on the terrific start to the season from Jarred Kelenic
25 min
Ep. 84: New Rules
The first episode of the 2023 season! Jerry will give us him first impressions of the new MLB rules. We talk about the first series of the season and the Robbie Ray injury.
31 min
Ep. 83: Juliooooo
Jerry Dipoto is here to talk Julio Rodríguez and his contract extension.
40 min
Ep. 82: GORP
Jerry Dipoto joins us to talk Luis Castillo and trade deadline. He will also detail what we have seen from George Kirby, Andrés Muñoz and Cal Raleigh. We will tackle the mystery of GORP and Jerry will tell us a story about a story.
48 min
Ep. 81: The Number 30
The Mariners are surging to the All-Star break and Jerry Dipoto details his view of the recent stretch.
37 min
Ep. 80: Julio is Happening
Julio Rodríguez and Ty France have been magnificent this season and Jerry Dipoto will detail what has made them so good. Jerry will also give us his view of the recent tough stretch for the M’s.
38 min
Ep. 079: 2022
The Wheelhouse enjoys a gushfest over Logan Gilbert and his slider. Jerry will talk Julio and the importance of adding Robbie Ray. We will also chat about the fifth starter and explore how the Jesse Winker/ Eugenio Suárez trade came to be.
41 min
Ep. 078: Looking Back and Forward
Jerry Dipoto talks about the emotional finish to the 2021 season. We spend time looking back at the wild ride that was 2021. We also chat about what the future holds for the Mariners.
33 min
Ep. 077: All-Star
Jerry Dipoto talks about the All-Star Game coming to Seattle. He breaks down Logan Gilbert and Jarred Kelenic in September. We field a great listener question and chat about the magnificent season from Julio Rodríguez. We will finish with an all-star version of Stump JD.
49 min
Ep. 076: Ty France
Ty France has been sensational and Jerry Dipoto gives us his insights on Ty’s success. We will chat about Logan Gilbert, Matt Brash and pitching in August.
52 min
Ep. 075: Deadline
Jerry Dipoto will detail the deadline and profile newly acquired players Abraham Toro, Diego Castillo, Tyler Anderson and Joe Smith. We will talk about Noelvi Marte’s big day and Julio at the Olympics. We play Stump JD and will take a listener question.
39 min
Ep. 074: Great in the Big Moment
The Mariners have been rolling and we will get the breakdown from Jerry Dipoto. He will talk about the keys to this recent stretch for the M’s and what it means for the Trade Deadline.
47 min
Ep. 073: Sloppy Thurston
The Mariners have been playing really well and Jerry Dipoto will give us his keys to this nice stretch. Jerry will also give us his insights on what has made Chris Flexen so good and we recognize some heroes of the bullpen. There was a significant achievement by a player recently promoted in the Minors and we get to play Stump JD twice. We also take a listener question that you don’t want to miss.
42 min
Ep. 072: J.P. PJs
We will explore the season J.P. Crawford is having offensively and defensively with Jerry Dipoto. He will share his thoughts on the Kyle Lewis news and opportunities for Taylor Trammell and Jake Fraley. We will check-in on Cal Raleigh and Jerry also seeks revenge in Stump JD.
37 min
Ep. 071: Yusei Kikuchi
Yusei Kikuchi has been in a groove and Jerry Dipoto will give us his insights on what has been working so well for the lefty. He will give us his thoughts on the first look at both Jarred Kelenic and Logan Gilbert. We will also talk about the hot start from Julio Rodríguez in Everett. We play Stump JD and will take a very topical listener question.
45 min
Ep. 070: Kelenic and Gilbert
Jarred Kelenic and Logan Gilbert have arrived and we will talk all about it with Jerry Dipoto.
28 min
Ep. 069: The Pen
The 2021 season is underway and Jerry Dipoto shares his thoughts on the first few weeks. We will talk about the sensational bullpen and Mitch Haniger’s tremendous start. He will also update us on what is happening in Arizona. We will play Stump JD and take a listener question as well.
43 min
Ep. 068: Hello 2021
The 2021 season for the Mariners has arrived and Jerry Dipoto is here to preview it . He will give us his insights on the opening night roster and we will talk about highlights from the spring.
62 min
Ep. 067: Goodbye 2020
The 2020 season for the Mariners is in the books and Jerry Dipoto is here to review it. He will give us his insights on Kyle Lewis, Marco Gonzales, Justus Sheffield, Dylan Moore and more. Jerry will also discuss the offseason plans for the M’s. We will play Stump JD and take perhaps the best listener question ever.
70 min
Ep. 066: Moore Cake
The Mariners were active at the trade deadline and Jerry Dipoto details the M’s biggest move. We take a look below the surface at the excellent season Dylan Moore is having. The defense has significantly improved since last season and Jerry gives us the reasons why. We revisit a time when Jerry pitched against the Mariners and something very usual took place. We also play Stump JD and take listener questions.
58 min
Ep. 065: Nola!
It has been a long road for Austin Nola to Major League Baseball and Jerry Dipoto details how the journey has paid off. Leading Rookie of the Year candidate Kyle Lewis continues to surge and we talk about the most impressive aspect of his season. Jerry also describes the recent accomplishments of Evan White and Ljay Newsome. The MLB trade deadline is here and we talk about the unique challenges teams are facing this year. Jerry also details a trade already made. We play Stump JD and take listener questions.
57 min
Ep. 064: Buck
As MLB celebrates the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Negro Leagues Jerry Dipoto marks the occasion by sharing personal stories of his time spent with Buck O’Neil. Jerry gives us an in-depth look at what makes Marco Gonzales so effective and gives us insight into the outstanding last few starts from Justus Sheffield. We check in with Tacoma and Aaron Goldsmith asks an intriguing question about Noelvi Marte’s power. We play Stump JD and take listener questions.
57 min
Ep. 063: Crawford and Lewis
Jerry Dipoto, Aaron Goldsmith and Gary Hill discuss the first days of the 2020 season. Jerry details the great starts from Kyle Lewis and J.P. Crawford. We delve into the impact of Evan White’s defense. We also take a look at what is happening in Tacoma and Jerry answers some listener questions.
48 min