The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast #14: First Place
After another series win in the Bronx, Matt & Asher discuss what improvements, if any, the Blue Jays need to make down the stretch to remain in first place. Where do J.A. Happ, Marco Estrada & Aaron Sanchez stand in the Cy Young race? How about Edwin Encarnacion & Josh Donaldson for MVP? And things…
The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast #13: The Vale of Aaron
We’ve made it to a baker’s dozen of podcast episodes! It’s our first ever (unintentional) two-day episode! Started Thursday night with a debate on the State of the Sanchize, and due to a Bell internet outage, concluded Friday with an evaluation of the Blue Jays moves at the trade deadline. And, of course, Name That Jay.
The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast #12: Decisions, Decisions – 06/29/16
Aaron Sanchez to the bullpen, Marcus Stroman to Triple-A, Jose Bautista to another team. These are the conundrums hanging over the team as we move to the summer months, so Matt & Asher weigh in on them all; our hosts struggle this week, but can you Name That Jay?
The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast #11: Throwback Thursday – 06/16/16
Episode 11 of The 7th Inning Stretch takes us down memory lane–both in the recording studio and on the field. JaysBalk co-founder Peter Houston joins Asher & Matt from B.C. to chime in on the recent turnaround for the Boys in Blue, who have us feeling like it’s 2015 all over again. Is Marco Estrada…
The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast #10 – The Turning Point – 05/30/16
In episode 10, Asher & Matt talk about–what else–the bullpen. Where do we go from here with Drew Storen, Gavin Floyd, and Jesse Chavez? Should Zeke Carrera get more time over Kevin Pillar? Who is going to be better long-term, Marcus Stroman or Aaron Sanchez? And Name That Jay discusses some obscure hypothetical bobblehead trios.
The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast #09: The Punch
Asher & Matt weigh in on the controversial 8th inning in Texas on Sunday afternoon. Was anybody in the right? How will MLB discipline those involved? An unintentional dive into the mindset of Blue Jays fans towards Jose Bautista; and the latest Name That Jay.
The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast #8: Everybody Hates Canada – 05/09/16
The Blue Jays hit the road for six, which allows Matt & Asher to debate the DH rule for the first time this season. What exactly is wrong with Drew Storen? And Tulo? How do they get out of the funk? And why does everybody hate Canada? I’m looking at you, San Francisco.
The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast #6: Oh Offence, Where Art Thou? – 04/22/16
As the offence continues to struggle, Matt has seen enough, while Asher attempts to quell his anxiety. When will the madness end?! Also, is it just another slow start, or is R.A. Dickey done? The guys gush over Marcus Stroman, and Name Thay Jay Turns into The History of Blue Jays Catchers.
The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast #5: Week One – 04/11/16
Hard to believe it, but we’ve already made it to our fifth episode of the season! Listen to Asher & Matt break down the Blue Jays first seven games of the 2016 season. Is the 3-4 record a disappointment? How worried should we be about the offence and the bullpen? And, of course, who can Name…
7th Inning Stretch Podcast #4: Opening Day – 04/03/16
It’s Opening Day! What better way to celebrate than to listen to the latest edition of The 7th Inning Stretch Podcast. Matt & Asher break down the season to come, give some fearless predictions, the latest edition of Name That Jay and more! (Due to some Internet connectivity issues, Asher’s sound quality is less than great.…