Date Edit

August 23, 2012

Summary Edit

Ben and Sam revisit the trade that sent Dan Haren to the Angels in light of Haren’s down year and Tyler Skaggs’ debut for the Diamondbacks, then talk about how Derek Jeter has remained productive at age 38 and examine whether the Yankees are in any trouble in the AL East.

Topics Edit

  • Dan Haren
  • Tyler Skaggs
  • Derek Jeter
  • New York Yankees

Intro Edit

GoldenEye 007 Bond dies sound clip

Banter Edit

Ben declares the addition of a Corrections/Omissions/Errors segment and makes updates to information from Episode 26.

Notes Edit

  • Revisiting of Angels' 2010 trade where they go Dan Haren from the Diamondbacks in exchange for Tyler Skaggs, Joe Saunders, Patrick Corbin, and Rafael Rodriguez.
  • Derek Jeter's hitting has covered for defensive decline.
  • Sam: "Well thank goodness 'cause there's nothing that's harder to live with then a less than full strength Yankees franchise."

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