[PODCAST] Sportsbash ON DEMAND 6 15 12 BONUS VIDEO Edition
Did you miss the Sports Bash or do you just want to listen to it again?
The Sports Bash ON DEMAND gives you the chance to go back and hear what you missed. Its the Sports Bash with Mike Gill and Todd Ranck.
Here is today’s show: Friday June 15th, 2012
2 and 3 in a row is a winning streak
Had a little fun opening today's show with a winning streak from your Philadelphia Phillies. If you've ever seen the movie "Major League," you'll know exactly what we are talking about here. Mike Gill and Todd Ranck also break down Game 2 of the NBA Finals Thursday night, and by god they actually gave LeBron James some credit. It's been a few months (years) in the making! Game 3 of NBA Finals goes to Miami on Sunday night.
Eagles a Super Bowl favorite?
Sports Illustrated has listed the Philadelphia Eagles as an early Super Bowl favorite. Now, you can't win the Super Bowl in June, or July for that matter, but they do have this years "Dream Team" listed as a favorite. Should the Eagles be a favorite? Mike and Todd debate it here:
This weekend will carry tons of sports action for your viewing pleasure. Euro Cup 2012, U.S. Open Golf, NBA Playoffs, College World Series, and a replay of the Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley fight on HBO will all be on at the same time! What's your depth chart looking like this weekend? Hear what Todd Ranck says you should be going with:
Sportsbash Stock Exchange
Sportsbash Stock Exchange is a series of BUY or SELL questions hosted by producer Pete Giordano. The Stock Exchange is brought you by Linwood Country Club. Visit their website to learn more about one of South Jersey’s oldest and most-respected private golf clubs!
1. BUY the day that you are excited more about: Friday, Pay Day?
2. BUY OR SELL now unlimited text messages/phone calls to high school kids as a recruiting tool?
3. BUY OR SELL the outdoor concerts at Bader Field in Atlantic City?
4. BUY the team that now has advantage in NBA Finals with 2-3-2 format?
A little Utley here
We went over some cuts from 2B Chase Utley who is currently on the rehab trail for 20 days trying to get back to the majors. Mike Gill jokingly says that he is certainly in mid-season form when dealing with the media. Also, talk about the CG outing from Joe Blanton last night saying you can't have 5 Cliff Lees, 5 Roy Halladays or 5 Cole Hamels on this team, someone has to be Joe Blanton." The Phillies continue their Interleague schedule this weekend in Toronto, first pitch tonight is 7:07.
Mike Trout report
A report on Angels OF Mike Trout who will take on the Arizona Diamondbacks, one of the teams who passed on him in the 2009 MLB Draft. He and Nationals OF Bryce Harper are well on their way to making the All-Star Game as reserves in July. The Mike Trout Report is brought to you by Mints Insurance in Millville.
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Ryan Lawrence from Canada
Talked here with Ryan Lawrence, Delaware County Daily Times as the Phillies begin a three game series against the Blue Jays. He said as long as the Phillies can stay within striking distance these next two months, they should have a fully healthy team for August and September to fight for a playoff spot. The team has remained very even keeled and dont get too high, not too low.
Mike Gill and Ryan Messick go over a list of the Top 10 RB in the NFL today. Now the No.1 RB on the list may surprise you. Is Adrian Peterson always your franchise RB with or without an injury? Who are your top 10 RB in the NFL today? Find out the top 10 below:
1. Who is the most misplaced/miscast play-by-play broadcaster in sports?
2. Where do Phillies need to be by All-Star Break for them to have a chance?
3. Would you sue if you were Tony Parker or NYC tourist from getting hit in the Chris Brown/Drake feud?
4. What's the biggest upset in any sport you've ever seen?
5. Are you a fan of flip-flops away from the beach?
Pete Giordano is the producer of “The Sportsbash,” e-mail him: email@example.com