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Ball Boy Talk Podcast

Ball Boy Talk Podcast

By Jay Young
Independent MLB Baseball Blog. Not affiliated with the MLB. Talking Fact, Opinion, Baseball fueled by Passion, and love of the game.
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Ep27: News, Contender/Pretender, Add/Drop/Hold
HOWDY Ball, Boys, and Girls! Today we have our first regular-season podcast of the 2021 season! I hope you all had a happy and safe Easter. Today is 50% off chocolate day at a lot of stores. Today, we got the news from around the MLB, including the updated draft, and the ALL-Star game is moving! What? We then jump into a NEW segment of Contender or Pretender. We then follow it up with Fantasy Dugout: Add Drop Hold!  Check out all my great partners, promos, and the ways you can support the Blog and Podcast!  https://linktr.ee/BallBoyBlog
40:00
April 4, 2021
Ep26: Options, Free Agents, Playoff Predictions
What is up, Ball Boys and Girls! Thanks for being with me here on episode 26! Make sure to go right here to the link tree to follow on all social media you don't already. We are popping off on TikTok, IG, and Facebook with daily content! https://linktr.ee/BallBoyBlog Today, we talk about a bunch of the final roster moves by teams. We talk about the injuries that have happened in spring. Those darn elbow and leg injuries are fierce. We also talk about the playoff predictions for April as we prepare for the upcoming season. 
39:27
March 28, 2021
EP25: Minor League Changes, Baby Face and Yearly Previews
What is up Ball Boys and Ball Girls! Happy to be back with you after a week away. We are back and talking some news followed up by what feels like half of the MLB's preview! Link to all deals: https://www.linktr.ee/BallBoyBlog Check out my opinion of the pitch clock here: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/imo-pros-and-cons-of-the-pitch-clock Check out the news form 3/10 https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-3-10 Review all the Yearly Previews here: https://www.theballboyblog.com/theballboyblog/categories/2021-previews
44:25
March 15, 2021
Ep.23- News, Dodgers/Rays preview, AL Central
What is up Ball Boys and Girls! Hope you guys are doing super well. In today's episode, I lost the whole intro a couple of times and had to re-record. Then we talk news, we start the Dodgers and Rays 2021 Previews. Then we end with the Present and Future of the AL Central View on YouTube: https://youtu.be/4BimXo1UMoA Present and Future: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/present-future-of-the-al-central LA Dodgers Preview: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/l-a-dodgers-2021-preview TB Rays Preview: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/tampa-bay-rays-2021-preview Thanks for listening! Make sure you follow on socials Twitter: https://twitter.com/ballboyblog2021 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theballboyblog/ Facebook: facebook.com/ballboyblog
37:50
March 1, 2021
EP 22: Around the Horn, Fantasy SP, NL West
What is up? Thanks for listening to Ball Boy Talk today. We talk about all the latest news from the last couple of weeks. We talk about the signings, trades, and anything that has happened.  Check out the News and Notes for this week's episode here: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-2-17 along with the Around the Horn on 2/24.  I then give you some tips and tricks on Fantasy Baseball to go along with the Starting Pitcher top 30. You can check the full piece here with my stat predictions https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/fantasy-dugout-top-sp-targets Lastly, we wrap it up with the Present and Future of the NL West. We talk about the most exciting players on their way to the HoF and destined to be enshrined in Cooper's Town. Check out the full piece here: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/present-future-of-the-nl-west Thanks for listening. I am so grateful for your time. I also want to thank my partners over at Repp Sports for RAZE Energy. Thanks to this clean and sufficient energy, I can have the intense focus to deliver content to you guys consistently. Click here to save 15% right now with the code "BALL BOY" at check out.
40:25
February 22, 2021
2021 Scope, Fantasy OF/3B and AL West
What is up Podcast? We discuss the agreed-upon Terms and Conditions between the MLB and MLBPA on Covid and rule changes in today's episode. I also give you guys my first EVER fantasy baseball position breakdown of outfielders and third-basemen. Lastly, I dive into the Present and Future Series starting in the AL West. Enjoy!  News: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-2-10 Fantasy OF: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/fantasy-dugout-top-of-targets Fantasy 3B: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/fantasy-dugout-top-3b-targets P&F AL West: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/present-future-of-the-al-west
50:27
February 15, 2021
Final Reviews, News and Bold Predictions Fails
What is going on, listeners? Today, we talk about the Red Sox, Tigers, Rangers, and Pirates 2020 season on the Podcast. We talk some of the news from around the MLB and an update on how my Bold Predictions panned out.  Reviews: Red Sox- https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-boston-redsox Tigers: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-detroit-tigers PIrates: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-pittsburg-pirates Rangers: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-texas-rangers News: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-2-2 BOLD Predictions: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/ball-boy-talk-post-winter-meetings-bold-predictions
39:48
February 8, 2021
News, H.O.F. Results, Royals, Angels, D-Backs--19
What is up a podcast, we recorded the first Youtube video of Ball Boy Talk today. It was super fun!  Today on the Podcast we talk about all the League, Free Agent, and Trade news one could want. We talk about the horrendous Hall of Fame results and review the 2020 season the Royals, Angels, and D-Backs had.  As always, to make it reader-friendly, check out each of the posts.  News: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-free-agent-updates-1-27 https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-1-27 Hall of Fame: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/2021-hall-of-fame-results Reviews: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-kansas-city-royals https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-l-a-angels https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-arizona-d-backs
54:44
February 1, 2021
Rockies, Nationals, Mets OH MY! -18
What is going on podcast! Today we got news, notes, rumors, signings, trades. We then go into 3 reviews of the Rockies, Nationals, and Mets. Then I close out the show with my take on Expanded Playoffs! As always this episode is brought to you by Raze Energy and Dan-o's Seasoning News: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-1-20 Rockies: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-colorado-rockies Nationals: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-washington-nationals Mets: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-new-york-mets Expanded Playoffs: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/expanded-playoffs-stay-or-go
50:45
January 24, 2021
News, Dodgers, Mariners and Gold Gloves- 17
What is going on Ball Boys and girls? Episode 17 brings us news, Dodgers, and my Seattle Mariners yearly reviews and we talk about the Gold Glove winners and snubs from this past season.  News: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-1-13 LA Dodgers review: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-la-dodgers Seattle Mariners review: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-seattle-mariners Gold Glove winners: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/ball-boy-talk-gold-glove-winners Thank you so much for listening! 
52:00
January 19, 2021
Astros/Rays reviews, News, and HoF Ballot
Today we talk some news to start, followed by the Astros review. This then was followed up by the Rays review, and then we talked about the current HoF ballot and who I think will make it in Cooperstown.  Here are the links for today's podcast: Hall of Fame: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/ball-boy-talk-cooperstown-bound Rays Review: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-tampa-bay-rays Astros Review: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-houston-astros 01/06 News: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-01-06
47:55
January 11, 2021
News, ATL Braves, Bold Predictions and a Yawn Fest
I tried really hard not to mention or highlight all the yawns on today's episode. Today we talk about the latest news, rumors, trades, and more. We also give the ATL Braves their yearly review, and I bring you part 2 of bold predictions. Also, I battle the yawn monster all podcast long; it's the joy of having a new born.  12/30 News: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-12-30 12/22 News: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-12-22 ATL Review: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-atlanta-braves Bold Predictions: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/ball-boy-talk-post-winter-meetings-bold-predictions
52:27
January 4, 2021
Expanded Playoffs, Bold Predictions, Giants/Phillies
What is going on today, podcast fam? I switch it up today, talk some, in my opinion, bold predictions, and give you TWO yearly reviews for the Giants and Phillies. Here are all the links to the full posts: 2021 Predictions forum: https://www.theballboyblog.com/forum/welcome-to-the-forum/2021-predictions Expanded Playoffs:  https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/expanded-playoffs-stay-or-go BOLD Predictions: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/ball-boy-talk-post-winter-meetings-bold-predictions Giants Review: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-san-francisco-giants Phillies Review: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-philadelphia-phillies
50:19
December 21, 2020
News, Rumors, Indians+Blue Jays
What is up guys!? Today, I am bringing you a special Friday episode of the podcast.  I cover all the biggest headlines, rumors, and give the Indians and Blue Jaus their yearly reviews. PT 1 of Negro Leagues Deferred: https://youtu.be/BXo1zmpn_10 Full News Post: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/around-the-horn-news-notes-12-16 Blue Jays Review: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/year-in-review-toronto-bluejays Indians Review: https://www.theballboyblog.com/post/yearly-review-cleveland-indians
40:29
December 18, 2020
Around the Horn, Cincinnati Reds, Door Interuptions
Today we talk about all the news and notes from around the MLB. I followed up with reviewing the Cincinnati Reds year, and mid-way we get interrupted by a door opening unexpectantly. I am once again caught, not knowing how to edit audio. 
49:39
December 14, 2020
Around the Horn, baby interruption
Today we cover all the news from the last week from around the MLB. My baby interrupts mid-pod-cast. I don't know how to edit on Anchor, and I forgot a bunch of free-agent rumors. Enjoy
43:56
December 7, 2020
Twins Review& News 11/30
We got the Twins review, some of the latest news on today's podcast! 
32:36
November 30, 2020
Steriods & The Hall of Fame
Today we talk about PED/HGH and players who were connected to taking them and if they should make it into the HoF.
39:20
November 16, 2020
Around the Horn, White Sox&Cubs yearly reviews
News on news, White Sox and Cubs yearly reviews
33:21
November 13, 2020
Options and Free Agency
Today we go into some of the more notable team and club options, make predictions for where these players will play their next game at. 
24:43
November 9, 2020
Around the Horn and Name Change
Today we are going to cover the news from the last couple of weeks! 
19:30
November 5, 2020
Around the Horn,World Series and St. Louis Cardinals
Let's get down with some news and notes, World Series recap, and St. Louis Cardinals yearly review. 
22:49
October 22, 2020
World Series time& Yankee's Yearly in Review
NL/ALCS recaps, Around the Horn, Yankees Yearly Review
33:35
October 20, 2020
NL/ALCS & Marlins Yearly Review
Talking game 2 of the NLCS, Game 3 of the ALCS, some news and notes, and the Marlins yearly review. 
22:11
October 14, 2020
Yearly Reviews & Game 1 Review
Today we review game 1 of the ALCS and give the Padres and Athletics a yearly review! 
32:21
October 13, 2020
ALCS/NLCS Preview&Prediction
Today we are going to talk about the how we got here and who I think comes out on top. 
18:59
October 11, 2020
Welcome to The Ball Boy Blog/Pod
Introduction of myself the creator. Introduction of content you will see and hear. 
11:04
October 11, 2020