The Productive Outs PRODcast
PRODcast 37: The Angle of Casey Stengel's Dangle

So many emails. So much talking. So much brutality from Baptists. So much insight from Russell Carleton. So much stupidity from Ian and Riley.

  • Salutations and introductions
  • Emails
  • Musical guest: BAPTISTS
  • Disembodied (alleged) human voice: Russell Carleton
  • Things baseball and not
  • Divining the future

Intro/outro theme by Ian and Riley. All other music by Baptists, from their album BUSHCRAFT. Songs played:

  • “Betterment”
  • “Bullets”
  • “Crutching Trails”
  • “Bushcraft”

Thanks for listening, people of the Internet. And keep doing what you do. It's important. 

Direct download: PRODcast_37_-_The_Angle_of_Casey_Stengels_Dangle.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:26pm PDT

PRODcast 36: Gaylord Perry's Little Bit O' Spittle Horsehide Lube

YOU GUYS, RILEY IS BACK AND THERE IS GRABANDO AND THERE IS ALMOST BASED BALL!!!

We were dealing with lots of technical bullshit, so I apologize in advance for any dropouts or weird continuity things. 

Agen-derp:

  1. Open
  2. Emails
  3. Musical guest: LENZ
  4. Person of Interest: Aaron Fitt
  5. Baseball things
  6. Ian's BP stuff
  7. Riley's new gig
  8. End of Grabando

As always, thanks for listening, rating, reviewing, and spreading the #DERP! We love you all. 

-r&i

Direct download: PRODcast_36_Gaylord_Perrys_Little_Bit_O_Spittle_Horsehide_Lube.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:12pm PDT

PRODcast 35: Phil Niekro's Knackered Knuckles

Welcome back! It's almost baseball season. CAN YOU TASTE IT?!?

Here's the show. If the timeline seems weird, it's because we recorded it on Monday but didn't post it until later. 

  • Open
  • Emails
  • Musical guest: Night Marchers
  • Human guest: Craig Robinson
  • Baseball Talk: Delmon, Yuni, Jair, Michael Bourn, and the Johnson boys, Kelly and Nick
  • Future (past) happenings; Riley in Hawaii and Ian is reduced to scouting cookbooks
  • Tearful goodbyes

Direct download: PRODcast_35_Phil_Niekros_Knackered_Knuckles.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:01pm PDT

PRODcast 34: Rollie Fingers Really Fingers Fings Royally

WE'RE BACK. Real show. Real guest. Real good. Fake Jose Mota. 

  1. Open
  2. Emails
  3. Musical guest: 100s
  4. Humanoid guest: Paul Sporer
  5. Baseball talk!
    1. Upton
    2. Young 
    3. Bloomquist
    4. Byrnes
    5. Pavano :(
  6. MOTA!
  7. Music stuff: KWC, Quicksand, Living Eyes, and Touche Amore
  8. Plugs: Riley on scouting four-year-olds, Ian on Susan Slusser
  9. G'BYE

Intro/outro music by Riley & Ian. All other music by 100s, from his album Ice Cold Perm. Used without permission. Songs are, in order of appearance:

  1. Another 1 Goes Down
  2. Briock $ell Phone
  3. My Activator
  4. '92 Gator
Direct download: PRODcast_34_Rollie_Fingers_Really_Fingers_Fings_Royally.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:55pm PDT

PRODcast 33: Steady Eddie Murray's Afro 'Stache Strap

Short and guestless, again! 

We've got:

  • Musical Guest: Bearcubbin’ 
  • Based Ball Talk
    • The River Wizard Returns
    • Seriously, still no home for Michael Bourn?
    • WBC Roster Talk
    • Rafael Soriano to the Nats for 2/$28 million … the fuck?!
  • What’s Next?
  • GET OFF OUR LAWN
Direct download: PRODcast_33_Steady_Eddie_Murrays_Afro_Stache_Strap.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:15pm PDT

PRODcast 32: The Sanford Koufax Episode

We're back after a holiday layoff. Some audio problems to contend with, but we thank you for hanging in there. 

  1. Emails!
  2. Musical guest: Golden Void
  3. Is it baseball season yet?
  4. Spring training and the WBC
  5. The Hall of Fame and why we don't need anyone's permission to enjoy a guy
  6. Cold Stove 
  7. What's coming up
  8. Our lawn, please remove yourself from it

Thanks for listening! Please tell your friends, and rate and review us on iTunes.

-r&i

Direct download: PRODcast_32_The_Sanford_Koufax_Episode.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:35pm PDT

PRODcast 31: The Dave Winfield "I am truly sorry that a fowl of Canada is no longer with us" International Incident-Avoidance Edition

Here it is, #31. The badass Dave Winfield one. Prolly our last show of the year, so we included the best of 2012 stuff herein. Get into it. 

  • Open
  • Emails
  • Musical guest: National Sunday Law
  • Ye Old Hotte Steuve
  • 2012 Best of PROD
  • Plugs n' such
  • Not Jose Mota sings "Rudolph el Reno de Nariz Roja"

As always, thanks for listening. Y'all are the best. 

Direct download: Productive_Outs_PRODcast_31_-_The_Dave_Winfield_Edition.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:16pm PDT

PRODcast 30: Nolan Ryan's Wads of Meat

Just two segments but we STILL managed to talk for an hour and 40 minutes. It's a gift, people!

  1. Open
  2. Emails
  3. Musical guest: EL-P
  4. Hot Stove chat
  5. Other stuff
  6. Goodbye

Music is off El-P's stellar Cancer for Cure album except for "Rush Over Brooklyn" which is a web-only kinda deal. 

Direct download: ep30.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:44pm PDT

PRODcast 29: The "I Got Mad Hits Like I Was Rod Carew" Shew

Did you know? Per wikipedia, Rod Carew has never formally converted to Judaism.

  1. Hello
  2. Emails!
  3. Music: Kowloon Walled City
  4. Interview! Ben Lindbergh
  5. Hot Stove chatta
  6. Goodbye!

2:04:00; mp3; all rights whatever.

Direct download: PRODcast_29_-_The_I_Got_Mad_Hits_Like_I_Was_Rod_Carew_Shew.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:36pm PDT

PRODcast 28: The Bert Blyleven "I <3 to Fart" Episode

Killer show, y'all. 

  1. Open
  2. Emails, including the craze soon to sweep baseball: catapults and crow's nests!
  3. Musical guest: THE EVENS
  4. Humanoid guest: Zachary Levine
  5. Baseball things, including Madson, Greinke, Myers, Lincecum. and Guthrie
  6. Plugs for records and shirts
  7. Byeeeeeee!