Friday, September 18, 2020

3 Featured Guests + Mount Rushmore of Fantasy Players from the 90s/2000s

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Super Secret Special Surprise Episode

The newest episode of Slump or Dump is a crazy one! What starts as a typical episode of Slump or Dump erupts into a wild trade deadline discussion with a shocking finish that surprised even our hosts! You do not want to miss this.

Rougned Odor Providing All the Fantasy Punch You Need!

Ian and Eric discuss Ian's inherent Rougned Odor bias, their favorite streaming pitcher options for the week and their weekly risers and sleepers. They also continue to discuss Joey Gallo and his march to 50 home runs.

How will the Pittsburgh Pirates help Chris Archer?

Chris Archer
The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired Chris Archer. He's considered an ace but he's been everything but as of late. Now it's the Pirates job to fix him.

MLB Trade Deadline + Guest Host: Steven Creange

Joe was tied up with the Jets this week, so James was joined on the show by his dad and the Spurtability historian: Steven Creange (1:58 - 3:05). James introduces and gives out the inaugural Josh Hader/Sean Newcomb/Trea Turner Tweet of the Week award (3:05 - 7:32). The guys then dig deep into the MLB trade deadline and look at some of the best and worst trades (7:32 - 21:33). This leads into Roberto Osuna talk (21:33 - 27:53). They wrap up the show with some listener questions for James's dad (27:53 - 36:00). Spurtability store: Joe's Twitter: @joeylozito James's Twitter: @jamescreange

The Pittsburgh Pirates traded for Chris Archer!?

Chris Archer
The Pittsburgh Pirates shocked the baseball world after going all in and trading for Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher, Chris Archer.

Is Sonny Gray a legitimate trade target for the Pittsburgh Pirates?

Sonny Gray
Pittsburgh Pirates fans on Twitter are all in for trading for Sonny Gray. Would the New York Yankees even consider it? Is Gray worth it and what would it cost?

Pittsburgh Pirates mid-season review

Pittsburgh Pirates
The Pittsburgh Pirates have had an up and down season, thus far. We're looking at the good, bad, ugly, and hopeful aspects of 2018.

Major League Baseball needs to do away with fan voting for the All-Star Game

MLB All-Star Game
Fan voting for the MLB All-Star Game has been an off and on tradition since 1933. In the new age of baseball statistics and analytics, it is time that Major League Baseball moves on from a fan-selected starting lineup.

All-Star Argument: Pittsburgh Pirates C Francisco Cervelli

Pittsburgh Pirates
Fan voting has never truly gotten it right when it comes to the All Star roster. It's looking more and more likely that Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli and his great first half will go unrewarded.
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