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Don August

Coffee Time with Byron

Donald Glenn August (born July 3, 1963) is an American former Major League Baseball pitcher who played for the Milwaukee Brewers from 1988 to 1991. Excellent talking brewers baseball with him. As well as his career when he played for the Brewers and his time playing for team USA in 84 and winning the silver medal--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/byron-richmond/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/byron-richmond/support

1hr 17mins

8 Aug 2021

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Episode 73 - Former Brewers Pitcher Don August Pt 2

Two Strike Noise - A Baseball History Podcast

We continue our conversation with former Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Don August. Don has had some crazy adventures playing baseball all over the world. This week we cover life outside Major League Baseball including his time playing ball in Mexico and Taiwan. From bandits, to tailgating to singing karaoke with gangsters, Don has literally done it all. Now he can add playing Wax Pack Heroes to that list as well. See what Don pulls from a 1992 Score pack and where he lands on our leaderboard. Don August on Twitter - https://twitter.com/DonAugust38The Odd Couple triple play! - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-A2zB-e3mro Hear more of Two Strike Noise on the HotMic app. Use Invite code TWOSTRIKENOISE to download it for FREE at http://hotmic.io Twitter - @twostrikenoiseInstagram - @twostrikenoiseWax Pack Heros on YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvh7epD-mqT9qCIV7CNqhog We pull ALOT of commons in Wax Pack Heroes. If you've got those Tom Foley or Ernest Riles cards just sitting around you can donate those commons to charity and maybe spark a child's interest in baseball and collecting. Find out more here: http://commons4kids.org/ #podernfamily #podnation #baseball #mlb #history #podcast #baseballcards https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/2-strike-noise-podcast/id1451560910 https://open.spotify.com/show/4ZetsTKXqP1RC3dufTj7Zd https://twostrikenoise.podbean.com https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/two-strike-noise?refid=stpr https://twitter.com/twostrikenoise https://www.instagram.com/twostrikenoise/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvh7epD-mqT9qCIV7CNqhog

1hr 6mins

7 Jul 2020

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Episode 16: BASEBALL IS BACK Ft. Interview w/ Former Brewers Pitcher Don August

Bernie's Bums

Ryan and Olivia both start off the episode with smiles on their faces being able to officially say that baseball is back (0:25). They discuss their excitement for the season as well as what the season might look like for the Brewers. Next up is interview with two time guest Don August (17:05). He discusses what he thought of the negotiations as well as his thoughts on the shortened season. The last point of discussion that was talked about was the new rules that are being implemented into the 60 game season (38:27). Lets just say the Bums are too thrilled about the extra inning rule. Music Credits: https://www.purple-planet.com/

53mins

1 Jul 2020

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Episode 72 - Former Brewers Pitcher Don August

Two Strike Noise - A Baseball History Podcast

Don August pitched for the Milwaukee Brewers for 4 years in the MLB. That though, may be the least interesting part of his baseball career. A member of the famed 1984 Olympic team with Mark McGwire, Will Clark, Barry Larking and BJ Surhoff. Beyond representing his country, Don also played baseball in Taiwan, Mexico and Italy. Hear the first part of our conversation with Don and hear about some of his incredible stories from playing on almost every corner of the baseball world. Plus, Mark and Jeff open packs of 1990 Donruss in Wax Pack Heroes. Big money and classic cards are sure to happen. Don August on Twitter - https://twitter.com/DonAugust38Ryne Sandberg documentary - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LANE2TzVuLQ&feature=youtu.beKen Griffey Jr, explains why he’d never play for the Yankees - https://sports.yahoo.com/ken-griffey-jr-explains-hate-of-yankees-why-he-never-wanted-to-play-for-them-152341847.html Hear more of Two Strike Noise on the HotMic app. Use Invite code TWOSTRIKENOISE to download it for FREE at http://hotmic.io Twitter - @twostrikenoiseInstagram - @twostrikenoiseWax Pack Heros on YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvh7epD-mqT9qCIV7CNqhog We pull ALOT of commons in Wax Pack Heroes. If you've got those Tom Foley or Ernest Riles cards just sitting around you can donate those commons to charity and maybe spark a child's interest in baseball and collecting. Find out more here: http://commons4kids.org/ #podernfamily #podnation #baseball #mlb #history #podcast #baseballcards

1hr 18mins

30 Jun 2020

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Episode 233: Don August

The Hall of Very Good Podcast

Olympic silver medal-winning pitcher (and future author?) Don August joins the boys to talk about being part of that fabled team from the 1984 Summer Games, when he knew Mark McGwire was for real, owning “The Bash Brothers”, playing alongside a number of Hall of Fame-caliber players in Milwaukee, making history against the Toronto Blue Jays and, yeah, that time he encountered a lion outside a ballpark in Mexico.

35mins

18 Jun 2020

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5.2.20 “Story Time with Don August”

5 Tool Podcast

On this episode we chat with former Brewers pitcher Don August about his time playing with the Crew, playing in the Olympics, and his amazing stories of playing ball around the world. This is one hell of a conversation, and it was a lot of fun!--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/5toolpodcast/support

1hr 3mins

2 May 2020

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Episode 6: Former Brewer Don August talks Taiwan gangsters

Bernie's Bums

The Bums interview former Brewers pitcher Don August. He tells a crazy story about when he was playing overseas and got mixed up with Taiwanese gangsters. He also discusses about what it was like playing with Robin Yount, and how he sees similar characteristics in Christian Yelich. Don touches on if he should have won the AL Rookie of the Year in 1988. Finally, who was the toughest hitter August had to face, the answer might surprise you! (3:18-38:56) Music Credits: https://www.purple-planet.com/

45mins

22 Apr 2020

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Taiwanese Gangsters, Gambling and "The Untruth Game" with ex-MLB pitcher Don August | The Favorites Sports Betting Podcast, part of The Action Network

The Favorites Sports Betting Podcast

Former Brewers pitcher and 1984 Olympic silver medalist Don August joins Chad Millman and Sean Zerillo to tell his story about being approached by Taiwanese gangsters in the mid-1990s to throw games in an international baseball league. Don shares this harrowing experience, as well as what it was like to play in the '84 games, as he prepares his memoir for publication. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

29mins

22 Apr 2020