A Sports Illustrated podcast talking all things baseball, hosted by SI MLB editors Stephen Cannella and Ted Keith.
Talking all things World Series with SI editor and Indians fan Mark Bechtel
On this week's edition of The Strike Zone podcast, SI for Kids editor and Indians fan Mark Bechtel joins Ted and Steve to talk about the World Series, including his thoughts on Cleveland's title drought, his predictions for the Series and how he feels as the Fall Classic shifts to Chicago.
28/10/2016 • 39 minutes 50 seconds
Remembering Jose Fernandez; which division winner has best rotation?
On this week's edition of The Strike Zone podcast, Ted Keith and Stephen Cannella rate the pitching staffs of each division winner and who has the best chance of getting through October, then share their thoughts on the death of the Marlins' Jose Fernandez.
30/09/2016 • 31 minutes 8 seconds
Talking David Ortiz's final week; AL and NL wild-card races; Gary Sanchez for ROY?
On this week's edition of The Strike Zone podcast, Ted Keith and Stephen Cannella break down the chaotic AL and NL wild-card races; debate whether Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez has done enough to be named AL Rookie of the Year over the Tigers' Michael Fulmer; and share their thoughts on the upcoming end of David Ortiz's terrific final season in baseball.
23/09/2016 • 35 minutes 2 seconds
Rangers' Cole Hamels on playoff races; talking AL East, wild card, Rich Hill
On this week's edition of The Strike Zone podcast, Rangers ace Cole Hamels joins the show to talk about his team's quest for a division title, the intra-Texas rivalry with the Astros and what it's like to touch Adrian Beltre's head. After that, Ted Keith and Stephen Cannella break down the wide-open races for the AL East and wild card, as well as discuss Rich Hill's aborted perfect game bid.