Baseball fans...The Keep Baseball Great Podcast is all about reminding baseball fans why they love the game! Hear stories and interviews that will spark a love for the game like you had when you were a kid. We want to help you laugh, reminisce, and pass on the love of baseball.
In this episode, we get to talk with Victor Rojas who has a family baseball apparel business called Big Fly Gear. He is also the GM/President of the minor league team the Frisco RoughRiders! Victor has baseball weaved all throughout his life from growing up with an MLB player as a dad to playing, broadcasting, and now president. He shares some fantastic stories that may have brought some tears and joy just remembering them. We are excited he spent some time with us and we hope this inspires you to keep baseball great and also to go watch some minor league baseball!
If you grew up in the '80s and '90s and you love baseball and 8-bit... you are gonna love JumboTron Art! Baseball art inspired by the old jumbotron pixels that will remind you why you love the game! This to this episode as we talk with Peter Chen the artist behind JumboTron Art and what makes baseball great for him!
Coach Ballgame is one of the most energetic and entertaining baseball coaches you will find! From local sandlots to camps across America he is creating a love for baseball in young ballplayers! This episode of the Keep Baseball Great Podcast will make you laugh and smile and hopefully remind you why you fell in love with the game and pass that on to others!
Season 2 Episode 1! We talk with Robbie Aronson who is a designer with Fielder's Choice Goods but also started The Match Sticks Co. A creative baseball apparel brand! Find out his favorite historical baseball moments, how and what he learned about baseball from past coaches, and who he hopes to pass on this love of baseball to.
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In this episode of the Keep Baseball Great Podcast, we get to talk with Dan Simon of Studio Simon who has been a graphic designer for over 35 years, & 25 years ago decided he wanted to take his love for design and passion for sports and bring them together. He has worked for the Los Angeles Dodgers for 5 seasons as the first in-house designer for a professional sports team and has been operating Studio Simon, his own sports brand identity development business, for the past 18 years, with the great majority of his work being in baseball. Having done close to 100 baseball logos more than likely you have seen his work. But more than just a designer he is a fan first, and you will quickly hear his love for baseball and how that love has shaped his life and how he has passed that on to others.
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In this episode, we get to talk with Anika Orrock! Anika is an illustrator, storyteller, author, and baseball fan! Her book The Incredible Women of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball Club just came out and it is fantastic! We will get to hear more about the book, what happens at the Orrock family reunion, the story of Anika catching fly balls from Vida Blue, and her field of dreams moment with Bruce Botchy! A lot of great insight and stories from Anika so sit back and enjoy!
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Twitter & Instagram: @anikadrawls
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In this Keep Baseball Great Podcast episode we talk with former big leaguer and current broadcaster for the Texas Rangers, CJ Nitkowski. After hearing his stories and a quick google search I have dubbed CJ the most interesting man in baseball! From connections to past players and even a similarity with Michael Jordan to the wisdom learned from baseball you will quickly understand why. CJ was a great interview and you can tell he truly is keeping baseball great!
Jeremy started a bat decorating company in the middle of a world series several years ago and since then has worked with or has been featured with companies like ESPN, Sports Illustrated, and the Red Sox just to name a few. Jeremy shares some fun stories he has been able to experience through his company and with his family and friends, including a Father’s Day miracle baseball story and how a quick trip to the all-star game turned into one of the greatest weekends for MBC. Enjoy the interview!
Fielder’s Choice Goods is one of the premier baseball brands around turning old baseball gloves into wallets and other accessories! We talk with Andrew Faris who runs FCGoods and we get to here some of his greatest baseball moments, memories, & life lessons!
In this episode, we talk with a former professional player and now the owner of Baseballnotes.com, Clint McGill! Hear about some of his favorite moments in baseball with family and friends, some life lessons he has learned along the way and a fantastic story of meeting some of his favorite players as a kid! Check out Clint's website at www.baseballnotes.com.
Join us on the baseball journey! Find out all the details about the Keep Baseball Great Podcast. Who we are and why we started this podcast. If you grew up a baseball fan, I think you’ll enjoy this take on baseball!