Byron Buxton breaks out, Akil Baddoo stays hot, and is Kris Bryant's rebound for real?
The Athletic Fantasy Baseball Podcast
It's time for another edition of the beat writer roundup on The Athletic Fantasy Baseball Podcast. First, Aaron Gleeman joins Beller and DVR from the Twins beat. Is the Byron Buxton breakout season upon us? Can the team find consistent ABs for Luis Arraez and Willians Astudillo? Aaron answers those questions, and more. Then Tigers reporter Cody Stavenhagen joins the show to discuss Akil Baddoo, Matthew Boyd, Casey Mize, and more.After that, Beller and DVR dive into the early returns on the new ball, look ahead to the weekend, and play a round of "Is This Real?" The topic: Kris Bryant's rebound.Follow Beller on Twitter: @MBellerFollow DVR on Twitter: @DerekVanRiperFollow Aaron on Twitter: @AaronGleemanFollow Cody on Twitter: @CodyStavenhagen Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Cubs start the season strong, highlighted by Kris Bryant and the bullpen
Onto Waveland: A show about the Chicago Cubs
The Cubs took two of three from the Pirates in their first series of the season, with Kris Bryant and the bullpen standing out as the stars of the series. Brett, Sahadev and Patrick discuss that season-opening series on this episode of Onto Waveland. They also get into the return of fans to Wrigley Field, Ian Happ looking comfortable atop the lineup, and our listener mailbag.Follow Brett on Twitter: @BleacherNationFollow Sahadev on Twitter: @sahadevsharmaFollow Patrick on Twitter: @PJ_Mooney Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Kris Bryant interview on Cubs tenure, perception, legacy
Cubs Talk Podcast
You can argue Kris Bryant is one of the most misunderstood athletes in Chicago sports. In a special episode of the Cubs Talk Podcast Gordon Wittenmyer talks with Bryant (socially distant) in Arizona about his time as a Cub. Also during this episode, the Cubs Talk crew of Gordon, David Kaplan, Maddie Lee and Tim Stebbins discuss what they took from the conversation.(1:27) - Biggest takeaway from the sit-down with Kris Bryant(9:14) - Gordon goes 1-on-1 with Bryant(10:15) - Bryant on how he got to the "I don't give a sh**" mentality(13:40) -Bryant on fighting to find the fun in baseball(17:40) - Bryant on how he wants his time in Chicago to be remembered(19:10) - Bryant details his relationships with Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer(22:00) - Understanding an open and honest Kris Bryant with the Cubs Talk crew
Locked On Mets - Daily Podcast On The New York Mets
The New York Mets appear to be interested in trading for former MVP Kris Bryant, as the Cubs are looking to move the three-time All-Star. How much of an upgrade is Bryant over J.D. Davis and should the Mets make this move?Also, New York DFA'd Brad Brach on Thursday to make room for Jonathan Villar on the 40-man roster. Where does the Mets bullpen stand now without Brach?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 “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.BetOnline AGThere is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Should the Mets Trade for Kris Bryant and Kyle Hendricks?
Locked On Mets - Daily Podcast On The New York Mets
We are joined by host of the We Are Mets Believers podcast Jordan Grossman, to discuss a potential blockbuster trade for the Mets. Should the Mets make the move to acquire former MVP Kris Bryant from the Chicago Cubs?Also, could the Mets get Chicago to include pitcher Kyle Hendricks in the deal, solving two huge problems in a single trade?Built BarBuilt Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.BetOnline AGThere is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Kris Bryant joins the show for the 2nd time in as many seasons to talk about life as a Chicago Cub, whether he's still having fun and if he remembers his opening day stat line. For a guy who gets a lot of shit for being vanilla, he's been really anything but that with us. Before and after, we get into Deshaun Watson coming to the Bears, the Cubs pathetic offseason, whether WSD should be mad at Jerry or eager to watch good baseball and exactly just how much the Blackhawks suck right now. PS THE BULLS ARE BACK. All Gas No Brakes!
Jordan DeCicco Founder of Super Coffee, Kris Bryant Birthday Surprise, Darvish Trade
The Compound - MLB Player Podcast
We had the pleasure of interviewer Jordan DeCicco about his journey with Super Coffee from high school basketball with Zack to dropping out of college and starting a company with his brothers. Also, we checked in with Kris Bryant for his birthday, talked about the Darvish trade and a friend of the pod Jon Boog Sciambi signing.
If the White Sox are looking to make an upgrade in right field, they might not have to look too far to find one. With rumors circulating about a potential breakup between Kris Bryant and the Cubs, should the White Sox look to bring Bryant to the South Side? Chuck Garfien and Ryan McGuffey are joined by Cubs Talk Podcast host David Kaplan to discuss the chances the Cubs will let the former MVP move on and what it would take for the White Sox to get him.(3:48) - What are Cubs fans expecting to receive in a trade for Kris Bryant?(7:40) - Would Jed Hoyer do another trade with the White Sox?(10:20) - What would the White Sox have to give up in a trade for Bryant?(14:20) - What are the pros and cons of trading for Bryant?(18:10) - Will the Cubs non-tender Bryant if they can't find a trade partner?(20:00) - What are the chances the Bryant gets traded to the White Sox?
Locked On Diamondbacks - Daily Podcast On The Arizona Diamondbacks
Millard Thomas breaks down whether the Diamondbacks should acquire Cubs Kris Bryant, whether he agrees with MLBTradeRumors that the team should sign Cesar Hernandez, and he tells you who is winning the MVP awards. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Chicago Cubs Update, MLB Update and Kris Bryant - Friday Show Hour 1
KXnO Sports Fanatics
The guys kick off a Tupac Friday welcoming Ross back from his fishing trip up north and talking about the high school ruling on a local football player. They then discuss the Chicago Cubs win or go home game vs. the Miami Marlins in real time and talk about the MLB playoffs in general. Kris Bryant gets mentioned as the Cubs are eliminated and Zamora brings up a crazy stat about how five teams scored a combined eight runs in the playoffs and how bad the AL and NL Central have been in the 2020 postseason. Chris starts to preview Iowa State's matchup with Oklahoma and the guys give away Mistress Brewing beer to finish the hour.