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                  THE BASEBALL RABBI PODCAST

 

Welcome to The Baseball Rabbi Podcast - where Pesach Wolicki and Scott Kahn talk sabermetrics and baseball history, with a dose of fandom, fWAR, and Fenway.

Apr 1, 2020

What teams are the most disappointing of all time? Which teams should have been more memorable, or won more rings, than they actually did? Pesach and Scott each provide a list of the top (or bottom) five non-dynasties of all time (with only one team making both lists). With baseball on indefinite hold, nothing is...


Mar 24, 2020

In our final Spring Training (remember that?) preview episode, we look at the American League East, and its injury-plagued-but-it-shouldn't-matter Yankees, and the possible challenge they'll face from the we-won't underestimate-them-again Rays. We also look at the not rebuilding Red Sox, a Toronto team that could make...


Mar 17, 2020

The best team in the NL Central is worse than the best team in any other division; and the worst team in the NL Central is better than the worst team in any other division. That adds up to a tough-to-predict division race, with four teams possessing a legitimate shot to come in first. (In case you were wondering,...


Mar 9, 2020

The Twins remain the class of the AL Central (who needs pitching, anyway?), but the White Sox - and decidedly not the Indians - may give them a run for their money. The Tigers might improve (keep an eye on Cameron Maybin), while the Royals are undergoing a mysterious, and almost certainly unsuccessful, attempt at...


Mar 3, 2020

It ain't over 'til it's over... and it's over. The Dodgers can start pouring champagne anytime they like, because no other team in the National League West is coming in first. That doesn't mean that there aren't some fascinating storylines, however - such as whether the Padres will win 90 games or lose 90 games, what...