Jay Jaffe of Fangraphs, author of THE COOPERSTOWN CASEBOOK, talked with us about his year’s Baseball Hall of Fame candidates.
Jay Jaffe 12.13.21
Sam Herder 11.4.21
Sam Herder from Hero Sports joined us to discuss the FCS college football playoff picture.
David Roth 10.19.21
David Roth from Defector.com talked with us about former Washington State football coach Nick Rolovich, the MLB playoffs, the start of the NBA season, and Trump being Trump, even in exile.
Joe Posnanski 10.4.21
Joe Posnanski returned to Downtown this afternoon to discuss his great new book, THE BASEBALL 100.
Tony Castro 9.30.21
Author Tony Castro joined us to discuss his new book, “Maris & Mantle: Two Yankees, Baseball Immortality, and the Age of Camelot”.
Jim Halloran 9.17.21
Baseball historian Jim Halloran returned to the show to discuss his newsletter, “7 Decades of Baseball Pennant Races”, available on Substack.
Ken Burns 9.14.21
Ken Burns returned to Downtown today to discuss the new documentary, MUHAMMAD ALI, which he directed and produced with Sarah Burns and David McMahon. The film premieres Sunday, September 19 at 8:00 p.m. on PBS.
Morton Dean 9.10.21
Longtime CBS and ABC News reporter and anchor Morton Dean talked with us about his career and the state of broadcast journalism.
David Roth 9.10.21
David Roth of Defector.com discussed a typically wide range of topics on today’s Downtown.
Dr. Neal Barnard 8.26.21
Dr. Neal Barnard was back on the show this afternoon to discuss his book, YOUR BODY IN BALANCE, and an interesting recent study concerning women’s health.
Amy Fried 8.12.21
University of Maine professor Dr. Amy Fried joined us to discuss her new book (written with Douglas B. Harris), AT WAR WITH GOVERNMENT: HOW CONSERVATIVES WEAPONIZED DISTRUST FROM GOLDWATER TO TRUMP.
Craig Haley 7.29.21
Craig Haley of STATS Perform FCS joined us to discuss preseason conference polls and the upcoming college football season.
John Garcia 7.22.21
John Garcia, Chief Content Officer for the Strat-O-Matic Game Company, talked with us about some great simulations the company is running in partnership with Downtown and other media outlets around the country,
Chris Matthews 7.6.21
Chris Matthews returned to the show this afternoon to discuss his new book, THIS COUNTRY: MY LIFE IN POLITICS AND HISTORY.
David Roth 6.28.21
David Roth of Defector.com joined us to discuss baseball, the NBA playoffs, and the state of the world.