The Athletic Baseball Show: A show ab...

The Athletic's flagship baseball podcast features some of the best writers and thinkers in the game. Ken Rosenthal, Jayson Stark, Doug Glanville, Hunter Pence, Keith Law, Grant Brisbee, Derek VanRiper, Tim McMaster and more come together four days per week to guide you through the Major League Baseball season. With rumors, analytics, trivia, prospects, and big name interviews, we've got you covered from the hot stove through the World Series.

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1
Starkville | Raúl Ibañez shares insight into pi...
Jayson and Doug welcome Raúl Ibañez to Starkville!
88 min
2
Ken's Mailbag | The final push for the NL West,...
47 min
3
DVR & Law | Keith's Prospect of the Year select...
47 min
4
Baseball Barista | What happened to the Padres,...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee talk about what is going on with the Padres, how the Astros are sneaky good and the Cardinals making their usual late season push.
45 min
5
Starkville | Charlie Montoyo on playoff race, A...
Jayson and Doug welcome Blue Jays manager, Charlie Montoyo! Plus, a pair of Padres get heated; a big-league pitching clock & Phillies-Cubs craziness!
88 min
6
Ken's Mailbag | NL MVP and Cy Young thoughts, e...
37 min
7
DVR & Ghiroli | Buying the Cards, Split on the ...
53 min
8
Baseball Barista | Vlad Jr going for the Triple...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee talk about Vlad Jr going for the Triple Crown, if clinching a playoff spot too early is bad and rooting for chaos with the Wild Cards.
44 min
9
Starkville | Indians president Chris Antonetti ...
Jayson and Doug welcome Cleveland Indians president Chris Antonetti to discuss the club's name change. Plus, commemorating the 20th anniversary of 9/11.
71 min
10
Ken's Mailbag | The AL Wild Card Race Heats Up,...
37 min
11
DVR & Law | 2021 Disappointments & Recalibratin...
52 min
12
Baseball Barista | Hall of Fame credentials, Me...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee talk about Hall of Fame credentials, meaningful September baseball and the crazy Wild Card races
45 min
13
Starkville | Jeter heads to Cooperstown, pennan...
89 min
14
Ken's Mailbag | The Giants and Dodgers battle f...
33 min
15
DVR & Law | Philly's playoff pursuit, Cleveland...
53 min
16
Baseball Barista | Mets' Thumbs Down, Tight Wil...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee talk about the Mets' Thumbs Down salute, tight wild card races & team's built for the playoffs.
41 min
17
Starkville | Braves GM Alex Anthopoulos on goin...
87 min
18
Ken's Mailbag | Are the Red Sox and Yankees hea...
31 min
19
DVR & Law | Assessing the 2021 Rookie Class
57 min
20
Baseball Barista | Is Ohtani having the best se...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Tim McMaster are ready to talk about if they think Ohtani is having the best season ever, the 500 HR club and updated Wild Card Races
39 min
21
Starkville | Joey Votto on 2000 hits, his favor...
72 min
22
Ken's Mailbag | The Orioles losing streak, pitc...
37 min
23
DVR & Law | Padres vs. Reds, and reasons for op...
48 min
24
Baseball Barista | Steve Cohen's Tweet, Slumpin...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee talk about Steve Cohen's tweet about the struggling Mets, how to turn things around for slumping teams and how dealing with media & fans is different in every city.
47 min
25
Starkville | He built it and they came - Murray...
81 min
26
Ken's Mailbag | From the Field of Dreams Game t...
35 min
27
DVR & Law | The battle for the NL East, and a J...
55 min
28
Baseball Barista | August Power Rankings, Field...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee talk about their August Power Rankings, the Field of Dreams game and their favorite baseball movies.
44 min
29
Starkville | Minor League living conditions and...
79 min
30
Ken's Mailbag | East Division races heating up ...
32 min
31
DVR & Law | Running down the post-deadline head...
A whirlwind run through the biggest MLB stories
48 min
32
Baseball Barista | Winners & Losers of the Trad...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee break down the winners & losers of the Trade Deadline and how Hunter believe great bullpens are key to long playoff runs.
44 min
33
Starkville | Post-trade deadline debuts and the...
77 min
34
Ken's Mailbag | Why was this trade deadline one...
31 min
35
DVR & Law | Recapping a wild trade deadline in ...
61 min
36
Baseball Barista | Buyers & sellers at the Trad...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee are ready to break down what they think could happen before the Trade Deadline on Friday at 4pm ET
44 min
37
Starkville | Trade deadline preview extravaganz...
Jayson and Doug welcome Jim Bowden to Starkville! The triumvirate preview the MLB trade deadline: who's on the move, which teams are buyers and sellers, and more!
90 min
38
Ken's Mailbag | Countdown to the trade deadline
29 min
39
DVR & Law | Looking ahead to the trade deadline
61 min
40
Baseball Barista | Hunter in the Broadcast Boot...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence and Grant Brisbee are going to talk about Hunter calling a Giants game this week on TV & his perspective as a former player during Trade Deadline time.
37 min
41
Starkville | The face of baseball and Suzyn Wal...
73 min
42
Ken's Mailbag | Aces gonna ace and a trade dead...
30 min
43
DVR & Law | Duran gets the call, Round 2 for Ke...
47 min
44
Baseball Barista | Hunter's Tales From All-Star...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee break down Hunter's time in Colorado for the All-Star Game & Festivities
42 min
45
Starkville | First half awards and recapping th...
75 min
46
Ken's Mailbag | Altuve does it again, missing A...
28 min
47
DVR & Law | The Reds' pursuit of the Brewers, c...
49 min
48
Baseball Barista | Hunter's Inside Look At The ...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee go inside the All-Star Game, all the festivities and what made it so special to Hunter
47 min
49
Starkville | Midseason Roundtable with Ken Rose...
71 min
50
Ken's Mailbag | The Dodgers pitching shortage, ...
33 min
51
DVR & Law | Next steps for the Angels, Cards & ...
48 min
52
Baseball Barista | Unsung 1st Half Players, Bul...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee talk about unsung 1st half players, why bullpens are so important and why you should avoid the Rays if they call you for a trade
45 min
53
Starkville | Zombie runners, platinum sombreros...
74 min
54
Ken's Mailbag | Can anyone catch the Giants, wi...
39 min
55
DVR & Law | Wander’s arrival, the Tigers’ young...
50 min
56
Baseball Barista | MLB Sticky Substance Checks,...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence and Grant Brisbee are going to talk about MLB starting to check pitchers for substances, Shohei Ohtani's amazing season & how defense is a big key for good teams.
45 min
57
Starkville | Jeopardy legend James Holzhauer on...
82 min
58
Ken's Mailbag | Sticky stuff enforcement begins...
30 min
59
DVR & Law | Fine tuning the Padres, examining t...
46 min
60
Baseball Barista | Crazy Stat Players & The Art...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee talk about some players that are putting up crazy stats so far this season & the art of picking the right walk-up music.
45 min
61
Starkville | USA... USA! Todd Frazier talks Ol...
75 min
62
Ken's Mailbag | Will Aaron Boone survive the se...
38 min
63
DVR & Law | Sick of being sticky, Kelenic's dem...
51 min
64
Baseball Barista | Illegal Substances on Baseba...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee have some fresh hot takes on illegal substances on baseballs, if the humidor is good or bad for baseball and being aggressive on the first pitch.
39 min
65
Starkville | Jon "Boog" Sciambi on the Cubs, Lo...
85 min
66
Ken's Mailbag | The Yankees dreadful offense, t...
32 min
67
Beller & Law | Buyers and sellers starting to l...
Trade deadline talk and the standings are heating up right alongside the weather
50 min
68
Baseball Barista | A Third of the way thru the ...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee are ready to give you a steaming cup of hot takes on the first third of the season- Who are the surprising teams, who has disappointed and who is leading baseball in homers.
38 min
69
Starkville | Javy’s magic, Joe West’s reign and...
80 min
70
Ken's Mailbag | Overcoming injuries, Kratz sign...
35 min
71
DVR & Law | More injury trouble for the Yankees...
51 min
72
Baseball Barista | Baseball Barista | Hunter th...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee are back with some more hot takes and they are talking about Hunter as a player vs fan, approaches at the plate & important Glue Guys for contenders.
41 min
73
Starkville | Red Sox CBO Chaim Bloom on Boston'...
88 min
74
Ken's Mailbag | Pitchers cheating, La Russa los...
34 min
75
DVR & Law | The Angels' tough decisions continu...
49 min
76
Baseball Barista | Drew Robinson on his inspira...
Drew Robinson joins the Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee this week to talk about his inspirational comeback story & the guys break down the Giants-Dodgers rivalry
38 min
77
Starkville | Jason Benetti on the White Sox and...
88 min
78
Ken's Mailbag | The shorthanded Padres, surpris...
31 min
79
Bonus Episode: The Athletic’s Small Business St...
21 min
80
Bonus Episode: The Athletic’s Small Business St...
16 min
81
Bonus Episode: The Athletic’s Small Business St...
16 min
82
DVR & Law | Kelenic and Gilbert get the call, t...
51 min
83
Baseball Barista | Are some early surprise team...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee has a hot new cup of podcast breaking down if some of the early surprise teams are contenders & pretenders.
42 min
84
Starkville | Joe Maddon on Pujols, Ohtani, Trou...
83 min
85
Ken's Mailbag | Bad contracts, no-hitter fatigu...
32 min
86
Pujols and the Angels part ways, the ascent of ...
48 min
87
MLB Power Rankings One Month Into The Season
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee are ready to serve you up a fresh cup of MLB Power Rankings after the first month of baseball.
41 min
88
The pitchers are winning + Rex Hudler talks Roy...
82 min
89
The Brewers and Royals surprising hot starts, M...
32 min
90
The Vlad Jr. we were promised, the A's unusual ...
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48 min
91
What makes a stud pitcher, Overrated stats, #As...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence and Grant Brisbee are back with some freshly brewed baseball talk.
37 min
92
Naming MadBum's non no-no and baseball stories ...
80 min
93
The Dodgers and Padres light up SoCal, the Mets...
38 min
94
Padres injury woes, when we’ll see Wander and w...
47 min
95
Catchers Deserve More Credit in No-Hitters, Old...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence and Grant Brisbee are here to serve you another fresh cup of baseball talk.
33 min
96
The strangest but truest podcast ever, plus the...
73 min
97
Mets culture, how good are the Dodgers and wher...
31 min
98
Carlos Rodón's resurgence, early pitching riser...
51 min
99
The Art of pinch hitting, early interesting div...
The Baseball Barista with Hunter Pence & Grant Brisbee will talk about the art of pinch hitting, some early season interesting division battles and how deep bullpens are a big key for championship teams.
31 min
100
Why Joe Buck hates your team, fixing replay and...
83 min