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by Derek VanRiper

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Derek VanRiper and Bernie Pleskoff discuss all things baseball -- and fantasy baseball -- each week throughout the year including the regular season, playoffs, Arizona Fall League, spring training, first-year player draft and all minor league levels.


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  • Episode 214: Outfield Rankings
    Mon, Feb 19, 2018

    DVR and Bernie share their top-30 outfielders for the 2018 season and discuss a few other names of interest at the position. Topic also include: Eric Hosmer to the Padres and a busy weekend for the Rays. 

    Please support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/ShortHops

    e-mail: shorthopspodcast@gmail.com 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 213: Catcher & DH Rankings
    Thu, Feb 15, 2018

    DVR and Bernie discuss their catcher and DH rankings, consider the merits of switching to one-catcher leagues, and begin to assess the impact of a humidor at Chase Field for the 2018 season. 

    Please support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/ShortHops

    Follow us on Twitter: @ShortHops | @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff

    E-mail: shorthopspodcast@gmail.com 

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  • Episode 212: Second Base and Shortstop Rankings
    Mon, Feb 12, 2018

    DVR and Bernie discuss Yu Darvish's move to the Cubs, Todd Frazier as a Met, and their top-15 players at second base and shortstop for the 2018 season. 

    Support Short Hops on Patreon! https://patreon.com/ShortHops

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 211: First Base and Third Base Rankings
    Thu, Feb 08, 2018

    DVR and Bernie discuss their first base and third base rankings for the 2018 season!

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    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 210: Another Quiet Week
    Mon, Feb 05, 2018

    DVR and Bernie are frustrated by another quiet week on the free-agent front and discuss the idea of ditching the luxury tax, and adjusting the draft order to disincentive tanking. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 209: New Brewers
    Mon, Jan 29, 2018

    DVR and Bernie discuss the Brewers' new outfield, Bernie's trip to Cuba, and the Red Sox's problem with trying to fit J.D. Martinez on the roster. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @ShortHops | @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff

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  • Episode 208: Cole to Houston
    Mon, Jan 15, 2018

    DVR and Bernie discuss the trade that sent Gerrit Cole to Houston, consider possible solutions to the 'pace of play' problem, and much more! 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 207: Slow Offseason
    Mon, Jan 08, 2018

    DVR and Bernie return to discuss the potential reasons for the slow movement with free agents this offseason. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 206: 2017 Finale
    Thu, Dec 21, 2017

    DVR and Bernie close out 2017 with a look back at another busy week of news during the Hot Stove season. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 205: Ohtani to the Angels, Stanton to the Yankees!
    Thu, Dec 14, 2017

    DVR and Bernie recap a busy week of moves around the Winter Meetings -- including Shohei Ohtani's decision to go to the Angels,  and a massive dump trade that sent Giancarlo Stanton to the Yankees -- around the 2017 Winter Meetings. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 204: The Hot Stove Warms Up
    Thu, Dec 07, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the moves that have gone down ahead of the Winter Meetings, and prepare for a busy week of free-agent signings and trades in Orlando. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 203: Free Agent Predictions
    Thu, Nov 30, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the latest news on Shohei Ohtani and Giancarlo Stanton, and make their destination predictions for the top free agents this winter. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 202: C'mon, Yankees!
    Thu, Nov 16, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the Yankees' search for a new manager, the Giancarlo Stanton trade rumors, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @RotoWire | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 201: The Astros Win the World Series!
    Thu, Nov 09, 2017

    DVR and Bernie recap the Astros' World Series win over the Dodgers, and discuss the top prospects from the 2017 Arizona Fall League Fall Stars Game!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 200: A Lot of Candles
    Thu, Oct 26, 2017

    Bernie and DVR discuss an instant classic from the World Series, Chris Taylor's breakout, the Cubs' offseason priorities, and more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @BerniePleskoff | @DerekVanRiper | @ShortHops

    E-mail: shorthopspodcast@gmail.com 

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  • Episode 199: LCS Matchups Heat Up!
    Thu, Oct 19, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the ALCS & NLCS to this point, and Bernie shares some early observations from the Arizona Fall League. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 198: Division Series Recap
    Thu, Oct 12, 2017

    DVR and Bernie recap the Division Series round, discuss the offseason questions for the teams eliminated, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 197: 2017 Division Series Preview
    Thu, Oct 05, 2017

    DVR and Bernie recap the two Wild Card Games, and look ahead to the four Division Series matchups. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @RotoWire | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 196: The Twins Clinch a Playoff Spot
    Thu, Sep 28, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the Twins' return to the playoffs, the depth at the corner-infield spots for 2018, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 195: Looking Ahead
    Thu, Sep 21, 2017

    DVR and Bernie beginning looking ahead to 2018 drafts, where elite pitching will likely be at a premium. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @RotoWire | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 194: Real or Fantasy?
    Thu, Sep 14, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the Indians' 21-game winning streak, rumors of Shohei Otani's move to MLB, and whether the surprising power output of some key bats is sustainable looking ahead to 2018. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 193: Stealing Signs
    Wed, Sep 06, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the Red Sox sign-stealing scandal (?), the surging D-backs, the sustained increase in home runs around the league, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @RotoWire | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 192: 2017 AFL Rosters
    Thu, Aug 31, 2017

    Bernie and DVR discuss the recently released Arizona Fall League rosters, Shohei Ohtani's expected move to MLB, Giancarlo Stanton's ridiculous second half, and more! 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 191: Surviving Injuries
    Thu, Aug 24, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the possibility of automated balls and strikes, injuries for contending teams, and a few young players contributing in significant roles down the stretch. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 190: Fine Tuning for the Finish
    Thu, Aug 17, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the challenge of finding roster upgrades late in the season, Giancarlo Stanton's torrid second half, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 189: Playoff Race Update
    Thu, Aug 03, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the impact of the non-waiver trade deadline on the pennant races in both leagues. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 188: Trade Deadline Recap
    Mon, Jul 31, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the flurry of activity from the MLB non-waiver trade deadline. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 187: Frazier & J.D. on the Move
    Thu, Jul 20, 2017

    DVR and Bernie break down another round of trades, consider the possibility of an offseason Zack Greinke deal, and share their Rant of the Week. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

    E-mail: shorthopspodcast@gmail.com 

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  • Episode 186: All-Star Week Recap
    Sat, Jul 15, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss Bernie's trip to the Futures Game and Home Run Derby, the trade of Jose Quintana to the Cubs, and more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

    e-mail: shorthopspodcast@gmail.com 

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  • Episode 185: Midseason Awards
    Fri, Jul 07, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss their midseason awards and other surprises from the first half of the 2017 season. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 184: All-Star Arms
    Wed, Jun 28, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the arms they would choose for the upcoming All-Star Game in Miami, and take a look at the division races as the first half of the season winds down. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 183: 2017 All-Stars, Position Players
    Thu, Jun 22, 2017

    DVR and Bernie submit their 2017 All-Star Game ballots, ponder Freddie Freeman's potential move to third base, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 182: More Woes for O's
    Thu, Jun 15, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss a healthy Mike Trout v. Aaron Judge, another blow to the O's playoff hopes, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 181: Closer Carousel
    Thu, Jun 08, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the recent struggles of several closers, Kenta Maeda's move to the bullpen, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 180: Top-Half Jiggle
    Thu, Jun 01, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss Mike Trout's injury, Bryce Harper's suspension, the struggles of Mikael Franco, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

    #FantasyBaseball

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  • Episode 179: Surprising Teams & Buy Low Targets
    Thu, May 25, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss surprising teams through the first two months, and buy-low targets to consider. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

    #FantasyBaseball

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  • Episode 178: Closer Carousel
    Thu, May 18, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the closer situations for all 30 teams, the promotions of Ian Happ and Bradley Zimmer, and the Mets' upcoming decision with Amed Rosario. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire





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  • Episode 177: Rockies on the Rise
    Thu, May 11, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the Rockies as a playoff contender, the summer plans of the Royals and Jays, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

    #FantasyBaseball

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  • Episode 176: Bad Blood
    Thu, May 04, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the bad blood between the Orioles and Red Sox, stupidity at Fenway, Aaron Judge's soaring stock, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @RotoWire | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 175: Early Regrets
    Thu, Apr 27, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss Madison Bumgarner's dirt bike accident, another big week for Eric Thames, their early draft-day regrets, and more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

    #FantasyBaseball

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  • Episode 174: Marte Gets Suspended
    Thu, Apr 20, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss Starling Marte's 80-game suspension, Eric Thames' torrid start, Amir Garrett's 12-K outing against Baltimore, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

    #FantasyBaseball

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  • Episode 173: Second Looks
    Thu, Apr 13, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss early surprises and disappointments -- including Byron Buxton -- as the second week of the season rolls on. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 172: First Week Observations
    Thu, Apr 06, 2017

    DVR and Bernie share their observations from the first week of the season, including an impressive performance from Madison Bumgarner, a fast start for Travis Shaw in Milwaukee, and much more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @RotoWire | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 171: 2017 Season Predictions
    Thu, Mar 30, 2017

    DVR and Bernie make their 2017 season predictions -- including Cy Young, MVP, World Series winners, and more!

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

    #FantasyBaseball 

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  • Episode 170: AL Central + AL East Preview
    Thu, Mar 23, 2017

    DVR and Bernie break down the AL Central and AL East, and share some of their sleeper arms for the 2017 season. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @BerniePleskoff | @DerekVanRiper | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 169: NL West + AL West Preview
    Thu, Mar 16, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the recent slew of spring injuries, break down the NL West and AL West, and share a few of their undervalued hitter targets. 

    Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHops | @RotoWire

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  • Episode 168: NL East + NL Central Preview
    Thu, Mar 09, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss the good news for David Price and the Red Sox, and look at each team in the NL East and NL Central ahead of the 2017 season.Follow us on Twitter: @derekvanriper | @berniepleskoff | @rotowire | @shorthops#FantasyBaseball

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  • Episode 167: Closer & Catcher Toss-Ups
    Thu, Mar 02, 2017

    DVR & Bernie discuss David Price's elbow injury and go through their final set of toss-ups to discuss closers and catchers.

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  • Episode 166: Starting Pitcher Toss-Ups
    Thu, Feb 23, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss MLB's potential pace of play adjustments, the search for stolen bases, and starting pitcher toss-ups!Follow us on Twitter: @BerniePleskoff | @DerekVanRiper | @ShortHops

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  • Episode 165: The Cards Lose Reyes + OF Toss-Ups
    Thu, Feb 16, 2017

    DVR & Bernie discuss the Cards' rotation following the loss of Alex Reyes, 2017 expectations for Andrew McCutchen, other important spring injury info, and ADP-based toss-ups in the outfield.Follow us on Twitter: @DerekVanRiper | @BerniePleskoff | @ShortHopsGet a free 10-day trial to RotoWire: rotowire.com/pod#FantasyBaseball

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  • Episode 164: Corner-Infield Toss-Ups
    Thu, Feb 09, 2017

    DVR & Bernie discuss MLB's proposed rules changes, new homes for Mike Napoli and Chris Carter, and several ADP corner-infield toss-ups! Follow us on Twitter: @ShortHops, @DerekVanRiper, and @BerniePleskoff!

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  • Episode 163: Middle-Infield Toss-Ups
    Thu, Feb 02, 2017

    DVR and Bernie discuss some surprises from the FSTA Draft, Brandon Moss' move to Kansas City, Carlos Martinez's extension with the Cards, and toss-ups in the middle infield.

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  • Episode 162: Cuba & Nashville
    Fri, Jan 27, 2017

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) return to discuss Bernie's trip to Cuba, DVR's trip to the FSTA Conference in Nashville, and other big happenings in baseball from the last two weeks.

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  • Episode 161: Edwing Flies to Cleveland
    Thu, Jan 12, 2017

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) return from the holiday break to discuss Edwin Encarnacion's move to Cleveland, Jerry DiPoto's latest moves in Seattle, suitors for Brian Dozier, and much more!

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  • Episode 160: 2016 Finale
    Thu, Dec 15, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) close out 2016 with a discussion about the Dodgers' retention of Justin Turner and Kenley Jansen, Stephen Strasburg's arsenal adjustment, Matt Harvey's rehab progress this offseason, and much more!

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  • Episode 159: A Flurry of Moves
    Fri, Dec 09, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) recap a busy week at the Winter Meetings including the trade of Chris Sale to Boston, Ian Desmond's new deal with Colorado, Dexter Fowler's move to St. Louis, and much more! #HotStove #WinterMeetings

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  • Episode 158: Cespedes Stays in NY
    Thu, Dec 01, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) discuss another busy week in the #HotStove season including a new CBA, Yoenis Cespedes returning to the Mets, a big trade between Arizona and Seattle, and much more!

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  • Episode 157: Labor Issues Ahead?
    Wed, Nov 23, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) discuss the potential for a lockout, break down the recent moves around the league, and examine the likely offseason plans for teams in the NL West and AL Central. #HotStove

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  • Episode 156: The Hot Stove Heats Up
    Fri, Nov 18, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) look at a fast start to the Hot Stove season -- including Brian McCann's trade to Houston, Kendrys Morales' deal with Toronto, and much more!

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  • Episode 155: The Cubs Win a Title!
    Thu, Nov 10, 2016

    DVR and Bernie discuss an epic Game 7, the offseason ahead for NL East teams, and the Arizona Fall League Fall Stars Game!

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  • Episode 154: We've got a Game 7!
    Wed, Nov 02, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) discuss Game 7 of the World Series, an early six-round fantasy baseball mock draft, quiet growth from Billy Hamilton, and much more!

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  • Episode 153: The Fall Classic is Underway!
    Thu, Oct 27, 2016

    DVR and Bernie recap the first two games of the World Series, discuss the future of Jason Heyward, Kyle Schwarber's incredible return from an ACL tear, Corey Kluber's dominant Game 1 start, and much more!

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  • Episode 152: A Pennant for Cleveland
    Thu, Oct 20, 2016

    DVR and Bernie discuss a pennant for Cleveland, what's next for the Blue Jays, the Cubs-Dodgers NLCS series, Tim Tebow's foray in the Arizona Fall League, and their 2016 award winners!

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  • Episode 151: Divisional Series Recap
    Thu, Oct 13, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) recap the Divisional Series in both leagues, including an early exit for the Red Sox.

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  • Episode 150: Wild Card Recap
    Thu, Oct 06, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) discuss Zach Britton's absence from Tuesday's AL Wild Card Game, another chapter in Madison Bumgarner's October legacy, and much more.

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  • Episode 149: RIP Jose
    Thu, Sep 29, 2016

    Derek and Bernie discuss the tragic death of Jose Fernandez, Vin Scully's final call at Dodger Stadium, the final days of the regular season, and the last-place teams most likely to turn things around in 2017.

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  • Episode 148: The Final Push
    Thu, Sep 22, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) take another look at the playoff push with just over one week to play, and discuss what went wrong for teams like the Astros, Rays, and White Sox in 2016.

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  • Episode 147: Something Brewing with Puig?
    Thu, Sep 15, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) discuss the near Ryan Braun-Yasiel Puig swap between the Brewers and Dodgers, in addition to players that have surprised them this season.

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  • Episode 146: Young Buck Heats Up
    Thu, Sep 08, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) discuss Byron Buxton's recent surge at the plate, another injury for Stephen Strasburg, the Yankees' surprising presence in the playoff picture, and much more.

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  • Episode 145: Things We Were Wrong About
    Thu, Sep 01, 2016

    Scott Jenstad (@scottjenstad) joins DVR (@DerekVanRiper) to discuss their biggest misses in 2016 -- including Carlos Gomez, Yasiel Puig, and Chris Archer. Note: DVR's mic begins to break approximately 44 minutes into this episode (Sorry for the static!).

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  • Episode 144: MVP & Division Races Heating Up
    Thu, Aug 25, 2016

    DVR and Bernie discuss the MVP race in each league, along with the best division battles, and the recent promotions of Dansby Swanson, Alex Reyes, and Luke Weaver.

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  • Episode 143: Ichiro Reaches 3,000
    Thu, Aug 11, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss Prince Fielder's abrupt retirement, Ichiro reaching 3,000 hits, the next step for Alex Rodriguez, Carlos Gomez getting DFA'd, and much more!

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  • Episode 142: 2016 Trade Deadline Recap
    Thu, Aug 04, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) recap a busy non-waiver trade deadline and evaluate the moves (or lack thereof) of all 30 MLB teams.

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  • Episode 141: Chapman to Chicago
    Tue, Jul 26, 2016

    In this week's episode, DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) discuss the Cubs' addition of Aroldis Chapman, the Jays' trade for Melvin Upton Jr., the White Sox's trade deadline options, and much more!

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  • Episode 140: Evaluating the Trade Market
    Thu, Jul 21, 2016

    Derek (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss the trade market — including the likelihood of the Yankees moving their key bullpen arms — a swap between the Cubs and Mariners, and much more!

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  • Episode 139: All-Star Weekend Recap
    Fri, Jul 15, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss All-Star Weekend -- the Futures Game, Home Run Derby, the Mid Summer Classic -- the Red Sox's acquisition of Drew Pomeranz, and much more!

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  • Episode 138: All-Star Snubs
    Thu, Jul 07, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss All-Star Game snubs, the AL East race, and starting pitchers that may be on the move before the non-waiver trade deadline.

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  • Episode 137: AL All-Stars
    Thu, Jun 30, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss their American League All-Star picks, review the Futures Game rosters, and consider some difficult players to project for the second half of 2016.

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  • Episode 136: NL All-Stars
    Thu, Jun 23, 2016

    In this week's episode, DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss their picks for the NL All-Star team, review Bernie's trip to the California and Carolina League All-Star Game, and the progress of many top prospects in their first prolonged chances in the big leagues.

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  • Episode 135: What if Kershaw is the GOAT?
    Thu, Jun 16, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss the current arc of Clayton Kershaw, the Pirates' suddenly shaky rotation, top prospects getting the call in Chicago, and much more!

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  • Episode 134: Taillon Joins the Bucs
    Thu, Jun 09, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss the debut of Jameson Taillon, the most recent antics of Yordano Ventura, and DVR's 180 attempt in the keeper league where it is impossible to move expiring Mike Trout.

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  • Episode 133: The Dark Knight Returns?
    Thu, Jun 02, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss the Monday rebound of Matt Harvey, the Rangers' plans for Jurickson Profar, the mounting injuries in Kansas City.

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  • Episode 132: Urias Gets the Call
    Thu, May 26, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss the Dodgers' decision to call up Julio Urias, the struggles of Matt Harvey, Prince Fielder, and Yasiel Puig, and much more!

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  • Episode 131: What to Make of Maeda
    Thu, May 19, 2016

    In this week's episode, DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) try to put a price tag on the current value of Kenta Maeda, Yoenis Cespedes, and many others as the season is nearly one-quarter of the way complete.

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  • Episode 130: Trading Trout
    Thu, May 12, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss the Angels' potential trade partners for Mike Trout, Stephen Strasburg's extension, and what to do with some early surprises this season.

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  • Episode 129: When Do Skills Changes Matter?
    Thu, May 05, 2016

    In this week’s episode, DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss when it’s appropriate to buy into skills growth or loss, the slow starts of Justin Verlander, Dallas Kuechel, Matt Harvey, and others, and DVR’s updated overall Top 350.

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  • Episode 128: Call to Arms
    Thu, Apr 28, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss the slew of promoted pitchers -- including Jose Berrios, Sean Manaea, and Blake Snell -- along with the Twins' decision to demote Byron Buxton.

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  • Episode 127: Managing the Early Weeks
    Thu, Apr 21, 2016

    In this week's episode, DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss the management of FAAB budgets early in the season, along with recent role changes, and star players off to surprisingly poor starts.

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  • Episode 126: And We're Off!
    Thu, Apr 14, 2016

    DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss some of the early surprises in 2016, including the fast promotion of Nomar Mazara, the Cards' use of Jeremy Hazelbaker, Trevor Story's hot start, and much more!

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  • Episode 125: 2016 MLB Predictions
    Thu, Apr 07, 2016

    In this week's episode, DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@BerniePleskoff) discuss the impact of A.J. Pollock's injury on the D-backs, and share their 2016 season predictions.

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  • Episode 124: 30 Teams, 30 Thoughts - March
    Thu, Mar 31, 2016

    In the final spring training episode of 2016, DVR (@DerekVanRiper) and Bernie (@Bernie Pleskoff) take a look at the biggest storyline for each of the 30 teams just days ahead of Opening Day.

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  • Episode 123: Starting Pitcher Rankings
    Thu, Mar 24, 2016

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie share their starting pitcher rankings, discuss the impressive spring of Aaron Sanchez, and assess the Dodgers' outfield following the injury to Andre Ethier.

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  • Episode 122: Relief Pitcher & Outfield Rankings
    Thu, Mar 17, 2016

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie cover all of the latest spring news, and reveal their relief pitcher rankings, as well as their outfield rankings for the 2016 season.

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  • Episode 121: Spring Training Observations
    Thu, Mar 10, 2016

    In this week's episode, DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) discuss their early spring training observations, the injury to Jhonny Peralta, and the Orioles' addition of Pedro Alvarez.

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  • Episode 120: Middle Infield Rankings
    Thu, Mar 03, 2016

    DVR (@derekvanriper) and Bernie (@berniepleskoff) discuss the suspension of Aroldis Chapman, Michael Brantley's progress following shoulder surgery, and their rankings for second base and shortstop as draft season begins with LABR this weekend.

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  • Episode 119: Corner Infield Rankings
    Fri, Feb 26, 2016

    DVR and Bernie look at their top-15 players for each corner infield spot, while also offering up their sleeper targets at each position.

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  • Episode 118: Catcher Rankings
    Thu, Feb 18, 2016

    DVR and Bernie is discuss the Brewers-A's trade, other spring training news, and share their catcher rankings for the upcoming season!

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  • Episode 117: AL Report Cards
    Thu, Feb 11, 2016

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie grade the offseason moves made by each of the 15 American League clubs.

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  • Episode 116: NL Report Cards
    Mon, Feb 01, 2016

    DVR and Bernie kick off February with their report cards for the offseason work of each of the 15 National League clubs.

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  • Episode 115: Back from Hiatus!
    Tue, Jan 26, 2016

    In their return from a holiday and vacation hiatus, DVR and Bernie catch up on a slew of offseason transactions including Justin Upton's move to Detroit, Yoenis Cespedes' return to the Mets, and much more!

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  • Episode 114: 2015 Winter Meetings, Pt. 2
    Mon, Dec 14, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie wrap up 2015 with the conclusion of the Winter Meetings, Jason Heyward's move to Chicago, and much more!

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  • Episode 113: 2015 Winter Meetings, Pt. 1
    Thu, Dec 10, 2015

    DVR and Bernie discuss the events through the first day of the Winter Meetings in Nashville including new homes for David Price, Zack Greinke, Jeff Samardzija, and more!

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  • Episode 112: The Tigers Get an Arm
    Mon, Nov 30, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss the Tigers' addition of Jordan Zimmermann, Johnny Cueto's decision to turn down $120M from the D-backs, potential landing spots for Justin Upton and Jason Heyward, and much more as the Winter Meetings approach.

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  • Episode 111: Awards Season
    Mon, Nov 23, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie look at the hardware handed out by the BBWAA for the 2015 season, discuss the career of David Ortiz, and the slew of moves made on the heels of the GM Meetings in Boca Raton.

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  • Episode 110: Moving to Mondays
    Mon, Nov 16, 2015

    DVR and Bernie look at the flurry of transactions following the GM Meetings in Boca Raton, including Andrelton Simmons' move to Anaheim, Craig Kimbrel's shift to Boston, and much more!

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  • Episode 109: Fall Stars Recap
    Thu, Nov 12, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie review the AFL Fall Stars Game, discuss the Cards' potential pitching woes in the wake of Lance Lynn's injury, review recent trades, and more!

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  • Episode 108: These Royals are Kings
    Wed, Nov 04, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss the Royals' World Series win over the Mets, share their Top 10 players for 2016, and take another spin around the Arizona Fall League.

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  • Episode 107: Royals Up Early
    Fri, Oct 30, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss the Royals' 2-0 lead in the World Series, Arizona Fall League standouts, and much more!

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  • Episode 106: The 2015 LCS Episode
    Thu, Oct 22, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss the LCS matchups, Daniel Murphy's torrid October, Fall League standouts, and much more!

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  • Episode 105: The Cubs Club the Cards
    Thu, Oct 15, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss an exciting Divisional Series round of the postseason including the Cubs' triumph over the Cards, the Royals over the Astros, the Blue Jays over the Rangers, and much more!

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  • Episode 104: Wild Card Review & Postseason Predictions
    Thu, Oct 08, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie look back to the two Wild Card games, and look ahead to the ALCS and NLCS, while sharing their predictions for the World Series.

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  • Episode 103: Finding the Flaws
    Wed, Sep 30, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie look at the flaws of the teams headed to the postseason, discuss young player they're looking forward to seeing more often in 2016, and consider the future of Matt Williams in Washington.

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  • Episode 102: RIP Yogi
    Thu, Sep 24, 2015

    In this week's episode, Paul Sporer steps in for Bernie Pleskoff, and discusses the legacy of Yogi Berra, the turnaround of Justin Verlander, the boost Marcus Stroman has provided the Blue Jays, and much more!

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  • Episode 101: Playoff Push
    Tue, Sep 15, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie take a look at the playoff picture in both leagues, discuss the injury to Troy Tulowitzki, and consider the future value of some of the big surprises of 2015 including Matt Duffy and Justin Turner.

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  • Episode 100: 100 Hops
    Wed, Sep 09, 2015

    In the 100th episode of Short Hops, DVR and Bernie discuss their big hits and misses for 2015, and begin to break down what things might be like two years into the future.

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  • Episode 99: Fall League Roster Release
    Wed, Sep 02, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie break down all six of the Arizona Fall League rosters, review the September callups, and discuss the final 2015 trades from the waiver deadline.

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  • Episode 98: The Mets Amazin' Offense
    Wed, Aug 26, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss the Mets' amazin' offense, Hanley Ramirez's move over to first base, and much more!

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  • Episode 97: Dombrowski on Line 1
    Wed, Aug 19, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss Dave Dombrowski's move to Boston, the big offseason ahead for the Red Sox, and much more!

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  • Episode 96: Cleveland Rocks
    Wed, Aug 12, 2015

    In this week's episode, Bernie and DVR discuss the recent surge from Carlos Carrasco, the arrival of Luis Severino, players that have improved their stock for 2016 recently, the Brewers' search for a new GM, and much more!

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  • Episode 95: Trade Deadline A-Z
    Wed, Aug 05, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss the status of all 30 teams coming out of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline.

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  • Episode 94: Tulo on Turf
    Wed, Jul 29, 2015

    DVR and Bernie discuss Troy Tulowitzki's move to Toronto and the pieces the Rockies received in the return, the Reds' haul for Johnny Cueto, and the flurry of deals that have already happened ahead of the non-waiver trade deadline.

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  • Episode 93: Futures Game Recap
    Wed, Jul 22, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss the top bats from this year's Futures Game, the Royals' increased need for pitching, the fall of Leonys Martin, and much more!

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  • Episode 92: All-Star Snubs
    Wed, Jul 08, 2015

    In this week's episode, Bernie & DVR discuss All-Star snubs, AL trade considerations, the arrival of Manny Banuelos, and much more!

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  • Episode 91: Halfway There
    Wed, Jul 01, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR & Bernie discuss Chris Sale's recent stretch of dominance, question the Cards' position as the Best Team in Baseball, review some of the surprises and disappointments from the first half of the season, and much more!

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  • Episode 90: The Comeback Kids
    Fri, Jun 26, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR & Bernie discuss this year's Comeback Player of the Year Candidates, Pete Rose's Hall of Fame chances, and much more!

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  • Episode 89: Oaktown Edition
    Fri, Jun 19, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR & Bernie discuss the Royals' attempted takeover of the AL All-Star team, the return of Justin Verlander, hacking in St. Louis, the firing of Bud Black, the latest wave of prospects to get the call, and much more!

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  • Episode 88: Heston's No-No
    Thu, Jun 11, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR and Bernie discuss Chris Heston's no-hitter, the struggles of Julio Teheran, the D-backs' decision to take Dansby Swanson first overall, and much more!

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  • Episode 87: Pressing Questions
    Thu, Jun 04, 2015

    In this week's episode, DVR & Bernie discuss the Mark Trumbo deal, Jason Heyward's quiet bat, Matt Kemp's lost power, and much more!

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  • Episode 86: Rebound Candidates
    Wed, May 20, 2015

    DVR & Bernie discuss potential rebound candidates currently disappointing owners more than six weeks into the season, along with the Marlins' decision to dismiss manager Mike Redmond.

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  • Episode 85: Thor Arrives
    Sat, May 16, 2015

    DVR & Bernie discuss the arrival of Noah Syndergaard, the big league debut of Raisel Iglesias, closer changes in Miami and Arizona, and much more!

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  • Episode 84: 30 Teams, 30 Thoughts May
    Wed, May 06, 2015

    DVR and Bernie take a look at all 30 teams for surprises and disappointments through the first 25 games of the 2015 campaign.

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  • Episode 83: One Month in the Books
    Fri, May 01, 2015

    DVR & Bernie discuss the rash of injuries around the league, including the Cards' plans without Adam Wainwright, the pursuit of Cole Hamels, and their April surprises and disappointments.

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  • Episode 82: The Kids Are Alright
    Wed, Apr 22, 2015



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  • Episode 81: Early Observations
    Thu, Apr 16, 2015



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  • Episode 80: The Starting Line
    Thu, Apr 09, 2015



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  • Episode 79: Overvalued & Undervalued Players
    Thu, Apr 02, 2015



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