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Talking Rivals

Talking Rivals

By Talking Rivals
A weekly podcast exploring the best bleeping rivalry in baseball.
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Episode 46
The Red Sox continue to struggle and the Yankees stay hot. We look around the league, talk potential trades, and some trivia.
May 16, 2022
Episode 45
We try to decipher what’s wrong with the Red Sox, analyze the Yankees hot streak, and look around the league. Plus some World Series trivia.
May 09, 2022
Episode 44
We review the first month of baseball, preview the week ahead for the Yankees and Red Sox, as well as a little trivia.
May 02, 2022
Episode 43
We’re joined by special guest Chris Henrique to discuss the Red Sox slow start, the rest of the AL East race, and answer some trivia.
April 25, 2022
Episode 42
With the Yankees and Red Sox off to slow starts we search for answers, preview the week ahead, and try to answer some trivia.
April 18, 2022
Episode 41
With the season underway, we recap the opening series in the Bronx, discuss the looming contract talks of each team’s star players, preview the upcoming week’s games, and a dash of trivia.
April 11, 2022
Episode 40
We preview the 2022 season for the NL, give out awards, make playoff predictions, plus opening day trivia.
April 04, 2022
Episode 39
We preview the American League and predict our playoff teams, hand out awards, and answer some trivia.
March 29, 2022
Episode 38
We discuss the latest trades and signings as Spring Training games have officially begun. Plus some opening day trivia.
March 21, 2022
Episode 37
As the lockout ends we take a look at some of the biggest trades and signings heading into Spring Training.
March 14, 2022
Episode 36
We discuss the latest in the CBA negotiations, recent rule changes, notable BOS/NYY trades, plus trivia.
March 07, 2022
Episode 35
We discuss deadline day for the CBA negotiations, why Jeter left the Marlins front office, top prospects for the Yanks and Sox, plus trivia.
February 28, 2022
Episode 34
We discuss the latest offseason rumors, including lockout news, potential trades and free agents, a look ahead to the regular season, and trivia.
February 21, 2022
Episode 33
We discuss the latest news concerning the lockout and then finish our look at the all-time lineups for each team with a look at the NL West Division.
February 14, 2022
Episode 32
We discuss the latest rumors, lockout news, and continue our look at each team’s greatest lineup, this time in the National League Central Division.
February 08, 2022
Episode 31
We continue our dive into the all time starting lineup for each franchise with the NL East.
January 31, 2022
Episode 30
We dive into the AL West division teams and list our all time starting 9 for each franchise.
January 24, 2022
Episode 29
We rank the all time starting lineups for each team in the AL Central Division with special guest and Minnesota Twins expert John Swol.
January 17, 2022
Episode 28
We list the ultimate starting lineups for each team, starting with the AL East.
January 10, 2022
Episode 27
We take a look at all the lame duck managers heading by into 2022, plus some trivia.
January 03, 2022
Episode 26
We discuss all the latest baseball news without dwelling on the lockout. What ifs, favorite moments, Hall of Fame and more!
December 27, 2021
Sportzwire turns into Talking Rivals
We talk all things NY Mets with a special ensemble of three knowledgeable guests. Plus a bonus trivia segment.
December 14, 2021
Episode 24
We discuss all the latest offseason moves, newest Hall of Fame inductees, and trivia.
December 06, 2021
Episode 23
Special episode featuring Lynn from The Pinstripe Chronicles.
November 30, 2021
Episode 22
We wrap around the league and preview the offseason for all the teams, plus some trivia.
November 21, 2021
Episode 21
Our offseason free agent preview plus trivia.
November 15, 2021
Episode 20
We preview what the Yankees and Red Sox will do heading into the offseason and review each position in our longest episode yet!
November 09, 2021
Episode 19
We recap the World Series, talk what went wrong for Boston and New York, and preview the upcoming offseason.
November 03, 2021
Episode 18
We review the league championship series and discuss what went wrong for the Red Sox and Dodgers and how the Astros and Braves advanced to the World Series.
October 25, 2021
Episode 17
We review the divisional series, preview the championship series, discuss possible upcoming managerial moves, and more.
October 15, 2021
Episode 16
We recap the wild card game in Fenway, review the first week of the playoffs, and preview the rest of October.
October 11, 2021
Episode 15
We review the final week of the regular season, give out awards, and preview the huge Wild Card game in Fenway.
October 04, 2021
Episode 14
We recap the eventful weekend in Fenway between the Yanks and Sox, preview the pivotal last week of the regular season, and tackle some trivia.
September 27, 2021
Episode 13
Reviewing the week that was and previewing the week ahead, including a huge final series of the year this weekend. We make our wild card picks as well.
September 20, 2021
Episode 12
We discuss the Yankees and Red Sox recent struggles and their remaining schedules as well as break down their playoff chances. Plus some trivia about 1978 and more.
September 13, 2021
Episode 11
We break down the last week for the Yankees and Red Sox and then talk all thing Hall of Fame in anticipation of Wednesday’s induction ceremonies, plus some trivia.
September 07, 2021
Episode 10
We talk about the Yankees winning streak coming to an end, the Red Sox pivotal upcoming series versus Tampa Bay, random relievers trivia, and more!
August 30, 2021
Episode 9
We recap the week that was as the Yankees hot streak continues and the Red Sox continue to maintain their tenuous grip on the final wild-card spot. We go around the league and talk about the Hall of Fame and CBA bargaining and some interesting, obscure, trivia, and more.
August 23, 2021
Episode 8
We recap the big series in the Bronx this week and try to answer pressing questions about each team. Did the Red Sox peaked too soon and is their collapse an inevitability? Have the Yankees finally clicked and will they continue their second-half resurgence? 
August 19, 2021
Episode 7
We break down the past week, preview the upcoming series in the Bronx, take a quick look around the rest of the league, try to stump each other with trivia, and more!
August 16, 2021
Episode 6
With the Yankees surging and the Red Sox fading, we look ahead to the final playoff push. We debate if Boston did enough before the trade deadline, whether Luke Voit has a future in pinstripes, and provide a quick glimpse into the league. Plus trivia and more.
August 09, 2021
Episode 5
We review our respective team's weeks, including weekend sweeps in Florida, Yankees gaining momentum and the Red Sox sliding, a preview of the week ahead, some random trivia, and more.
August 02, 2021
Episode 4
A special weekend edition episode where we break down all the trade deadline madness.
July 31, 2021
Episode 3
Recap of the weekend series in Fenway, a preview of the upcoming trade deadline, trivia, and more.
July 26, 2021
Episode 2
Recap of the weekend series in the Bronx, a look ahead to the upcoming trade deadline, roster shakeups, trivia, and more.
July 20, 2021
Episode 1
Our inaugural episode featuring first-half review, second-half preview, way too early draft grades, trivia, and more!
July 13, 2021
We’re on deck
July 04, 2021