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Emily Waldon

29 Podcast Episodes

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Baseball writer Emily Waldon on battling cancer and trusting in God

Sports Spectrum Podcast

Emily Waldon is a baseball reporter and evaluator with Baseball America. She began covering the beat in 2015, beginning with the Class-A West Michigan Whitecaps and moving on to include affiliates from the Gulf Coast League to Triple-A Toledo. Emily transitioned to 2080 Baseball in 2016, focusing on entry-level scouting and player evaluation, video content and player features. She's also covered the Tigers with The Athletic.  Today on the podcast, Cole Claybourn talks to Emily Waldon about her career as a writer, helping bring awareness to minor league baseball, and how she's been trusting in God since her cancer diagnosis a few months ago.  Looking for a great gift idea? Order our new devotional book: "The Increase 52 Week Devotional: Inspiring Stories of Faith from the World of Pro Sports." 


23 Mar 2022

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Episode 421: Emily Waldon stops by & MLB Lockout News

Woodward Tigers

Emily Waldon of Baseball America stops by for a few to talk about her Riley Greene article and provides an update on her cancer treatmentRob Manfred's comments from the presser on Thursday. Is an end to the lockout coming? Who knows?A rough draft Tigers 2022 minor league pitching rotations projections The Tigers Minor League podcast is back as the show will be back in rotation. Subscribe to the podcast if you have not already.Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/TigersMinorLeagueReportSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

1hr 17mins

11 Feb 2022

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Lou Whitaker, Tigers Minor League Signing, MLB Lockout Update, and Support Emily Waldon!

Locked On Tigers - Daily Podcast On The Detroit Tigers

On today's show we discuss the most recent MLB Lockout Update, Lou Whitaker getting his number retired and his hall of fame case, as well as another MiLB signing for the Detroit Tigers. SUPPORT EMILY WALDON!Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors!Built BarBuilt Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


11 Feb 2022

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Pushing the Game Forward w/ Emily Waldon

The Lab

Today’s episode is with national baseball writer for The Athletic & Baseball America, Emily Waldon (@emilycwaldon / @emilywaldon1). We discuss the importance of minor league baseball to local communities and creating your own success in the baseball industry.   


26 Jan 2021

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24 Jun 2020

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FutureSox Podcast ft. Emily Waldon of The Athletic & Baseball America

FutureSox Podcast

National prospect writer Emily Waldon of The Athletic and Baseball America joined Mike Rankin and James Fox ahead of the 2020 MLB Draft. Emily covers the Detroit Tigers Minor League affiliates and previewed what the White Sox division rivals have in top prospect Tarik Skubal, as well as what their draft strategy will be on June 10-11. Waldon also led an initiative to help MiLB players who were affected by COVID-19 by providing them work opportunities through her network. The trio also discusses what a unionized Minor League scene would look like and how it would impact Major League Baseball as a whole.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


9 Jun 2020

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Episode #100: Emily Waldon and Dr. Meredith Wills

Friars on the Farm

We celebrate our 100th episode with Dr. Meredith Wills and Emily Waldon from The Athletic and Baseball America. They discuss their S.A.B.R. award winning articles. The awareness that their work has brought to fans and the baseball community. We also discuss the damage that contraction of 42 teams will have on the communities, fan growth, and future players.

1hr 30mins

1 May 2020

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Episode 30: Emily Waldon

Romantic About Baseball Podcast

In this weeks show, Minor League reporter for The Athletic, Emily Waldon talks to Jim and Adam about her background, and what it's like to be the only woman on the field covering the minor leagues. After the break, we dive into her current work advocating for Minor League players, what we can expect from the pending MLB/MiLB deal, and what is needed to help improve the lives of players, fans, and those who enjoy the game.


27 Apr 2020

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Interview With Emily Waldon

The Platinum Sombrero Podcast

Hope you guys enjoy this interview Dylan did for Locked On Braves with The Athletic and Baseball America (as well as SABR award winner) Emily Waldon!See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


14 Apr 2020

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Episode 8: The Athletic & Baseball America Writer Emily Waldon Joins Jeremy

In the Absence of Sports

Episode 8: The Athletic & Baseball America Writer Emily Waldon Joins Jeremy by In the Absence of Sports


3 Apr 2020