Date Edit

October 16, 2012

Summary Edit

Ben and Sam discuss whether Matt Holliday’s takeout slide at second was against the rules and why the Cardinals are so widely disliked, then talk about how Ryan Vogelsong has rewarded the Giants for their faith during a string of bad starts.

Topics Edit

  • Matt Holliday's takeout slide
  • Why are the Cardinals disliked
  • Ryan Vogelsong

Intro Edit

Jingle bell sound clip

Banter Edit

Alex Rodriguez flirting with fans. Do people hate or not hate Carlos Beltran?

Notes Edit

  • Sam: "Mike Matheny doesn't seem too hateable" -Ben "No, he doesn't" (15:54)
  • A.J. Burnett's xFIP was better than his ERA (19:58)

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