Yankees-Mets Express

ESNY's Yankees-Mets Express pits two New York baseball fans against one another. Josh Benjamin and Leen Amin go at it on all things Subway Series and Big Apple baseball.

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Ep. 39: The Yankees-Mets Express Series Finale!
Josh, Leen, and Kiyoshi make the last stop on Yankees-Mets Express, discussing both teams’ busy trade deadlines before teasing a new project on the horizon!
52 min
Ep. 38: Can The New York Yankees Salvage The Se...
The Yankees-Mets Express crew talks about the wildly inconsistent Yankees and whether or not this season is in danger.
65 min
Ep. 37: The Mets Are Injured, But Are The Yanke...
The Yankees-Mets Express crew talks about the hobbled Mets and the surging Yankees.
60 min
Ep. 36: Ease Up With The Gerrit Cole Cheating Talk
The Yankees-Mets Express talks about the ongoing sticky situation with Gerrit Cole and the rest of MLB.
65 min
Ep. 35: With Apologies To Corey Kluber...
The Yankees-Mets Express crew apologizes to Corey Kluber after his no-hitter and talks about the week that was in New York baseball.
63 min
Ep. 34: Yankees-Mets Express Mid-May Awards
Josh, Leen, and Kiyoshi hand out awards after a month and a half of baseball. Hear who wins big on Yankees-Mets Express.
55 min
Ep. 33: How the New York Mets Failed Upward To ...
The Mets aren't playing well, but they still somehow managed to end up in first place of the National League East. The Yankees-Mets Express crew breaks it all down.
59 min
Ep. 32: Jacob deGrom Is Randy Johnson
Josh, Leen, and Kiyoshi talk about the best pitcher in baseball, Jacob deGrom, and make an interesting comparison to Hall of Famer Randy Johnson.
65 min
Ep. 31: Luke Voit Rides The Yankees-Mets Express!
Luke Voit joins the show for an interview with Yankees-Mets Express's very own Josh Benjamin.
85 min
Ep. 30: The New York Mets Are Fine Without Carl...
The news about Carols Carrasco isn't good, but we know the Mets are going to be fine without him. Mets fans shouldn't be worried.
61 min
Ep. 29: Don't Hit The Panic Button on Zack Britton
The Yankees are going to be without Zack Britton for the foreseeable future, but now is not the time for Yankee fans to panic.
47 min
Ep. 28: Why Baseball Needs More Black Players
Yankees-Mets Express dives deep into MLB's need for more black players.
59 min
Ep. 27: Spring Training Is Finally Here!
The Yankees-Mets Express reconvenes to talk about all things happening with the New York baseball teams as spring training is finally here.
67 min
Ep. 26: Fans Are Back, Brett Gardner Is Not
Yankees-Mets Express is back to discuss the news that fans will be allowed in Yankee Stadium and Citi Field this year. Plus, what's going on with Brett Gardner?
40 min
Ep. 25: We Add A Third Co-Host, But The Mets Ne...
Josh and Leen welcome new co-host Kiyoshi Atkins, who offers Super Bowl talk as well as how the Mickey Callaway news makes the Mets look even worse.
68 min
Ep. 24: Ask A New York Mets Fan
Josh and Leen invite a local New York Mets fan (Leen's brother Saif!) to discuss everything he loves and hates about the team.
26 min
Ep. 23: Jared Porter Is Part Of A Bigger Problem
Leen and Josh discuss the recent firing of Mets GM Jared Porter and what it means for baseball.
36 min
Ep. 22: The DJ LeMahieu Re-Signing Special
Josh and Leen break down the Yankees finally re-signing DJ LeMahieu and what that might mean for the rest of the offseason.
56 min
Ep. 21: The Bleacher Creatures Crossover Episode
Josh and Leen welcome fellow ESNY podcasters James Kelly and Allison Case of Bleacher Creatures to discuss the state of the New York Yankees’ offseason.
58 min
Ep. 20: The Conversation No New York Yankees Fa...
Josh and Leen are having the difficult conversation that no Yankees fan wants to have right now. Buckle up and listen up because this is important.
62 min
Ep. 19: The New York Mets-Brooklyn Nets Special
Yankees-Mets Express expands its borders when Josh and Leen talk some NBA and the hometown Brooklyn Nets.
69 min
Ep 18: The New York Yankees Have Some Tough Dec...
Josh and Leen break down some of the upcoming decisions the Yankees will have to make this offseason.
58 min
Ep. 17: Broken Toes, Bus Accidents & The New Yo...
Yankees-Mets Express returns for another Mets-focused episode.
72 min
Ep. 16: The 2020 New York Yankees Season Recap
Josh and Leen break down the 2020 Yankees season after the tough loss in the ALDS to the Tampa Bay Rays.
69 min
Ep. 15: Josh & Leen Have Opinions About The Exp...
Josh and Leen gather to discuss the expanded playoffs format that MLB is going with in 2020.
45 min
Ep. 14: The New York Yankees Are Going To The P...
The New York Yankees have officially clinched the postseason after a minor scare earlier in the year. A 10-game winning streak helped push the Yankees back into a good spot.
69 min
Ep. 13: The New York Yankees Return To Form
The New York Yankees were slumping, but they've found their form and they are looking more like the Yankees we all expected to see. YME breaks it all down.
72 min
Ep. 12: Yankees vs. Rays: Who's To Blame?
The Yankees and Rays were given suspensions by MLB after a wild game Tuesday night. Who is to blame for these rising tensions? Yankees-Mets Express breaks it all down.
72 min
Ep. 11: New York Baseball Rules, Now Drop The T...
New York baseball is rolling and the Yankees-Mets Express crew is here to break it all down.
79 min
Ep. 10: New Look Yankees, Same Old Mets
The Yankees have a new look-lineup, but they continue to roll while the Mets are just more of the same.
85 min
Ep. 9: The Opening Day Special & An Interview W...
Yankees-Mets Express is back to talk Opening Day, predictions for end of year awards, and debate all things New York baseball. And as an added bonus, Josh interviews YES Network's Jack Curry (1:15:07) about the book he wrote with David Cone, "Full Count: The Education Of A Pitcher."
101 min
Ep. 8: Ready, Set, Play Ball!
The Yankees-Mets Express team talks Opening Day, reasons to be positive on the COVID-19 front, and updates on the sale of the Mets.
89 min
Ep. 7: What Is This New Baseball?
The Yankees-Mets Express crew talks the newly-released schedules, some brand new baseball rules, COVID-19 updates, and much more.
61 min
Ep. 6: Baseball Is Back, But At What Cost?
The Yankees-Mets Express crew talks about who stands out in the player pool, COVID-19's lingering presence, and what the two mean for sports coming back.
30 min
Ep. 5: Sports Are Back, But So Is COVID-19
Sports are almost back, but COVID-19 isn't going anywhere. MLB is still in a back-and-forth with the MLBPA, but the NBA and NHL are set to start back up again in late July.
74 min
Ep. 4: YME Discusses The Black Lives Matter Mov...
Yankees-Mets Express is back to talk about the Black Lives Matter movement.
97 min
Ep. 3: Please, Sir. We Want Some Baseball!
Josh Benjamin and Leen Amin talk “The Last Dance” finale, the potential return of baseball, Mets and Yankees injuries, and Giants off-the-field drama.
81 min
Ep. 2: The Boston Red Sox Receive Their Punishm...
With so little baseball news, MLB’s punishment of the Boston Red Sox takes center stage. Yankees-Mets Express breaks down the fallout of the sign-stealing scandal before going a little bit outside the box with some NFL Draft talk.
59 min
Ep. 1: Discussing The MLB Shutdown & Yankees, M...
Yankees-Mets Express kicks off the first episode by breaking down the current stoppage in baseball. Josh and Leen break down the various possibilities that could lead to MLB playing games in 2020.
53 min