The Productive Outs PRODcast
PRODcast 17: The Dock Ellis LSD Trip

Intimate show. No guest. Just stupid music and baseball talk. 

  • Emails
  • Musical guest: GAZA
  • The Nick Punto trade
  • Wild card races are bona fide crazy
  • Home plate collisions and lessons on being a Real Man

If you enjoy the show, please take a minute to rate/review it on iTunes. Thanks!

-r&i

Direct download: Productive_Outs_PRODcast_17_-_The_Dock_Ellis_LSD_Trip.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:18pm PDT

PRODcast 16: Dwight Gooden’s Cocaine-Fueled Assault and Battery Edition

Another week, another two-hour-plus gabfest. This un' has:

  • Intro
  • Emails
  • Musical guest Killer Mike
  • Guest segment: Bradley Ankrom of the Internet
  • Steroids (yawn), Colon, Melky, and Clemens
  • What the fuck with the Angels already?
  • Ian lived in the scoreboard in Oakland and Riley made a pilgrimage to Petco (where the pets go) 
  • Ian's birfday, Riley's new band and new gig
  • MOTA

As always, thanks for listening. Interact with us here:

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PRODcast 15: The Disco Dan Ford Edition

Another epic show this week -- 2 hours-plus! 

And it goes a little sumthin' like this (HIT IT!)

  • Hello
  • Emails
  • Musical Guest: Cloudkicker
  • Special Guest: Buell Handsock of SB Nation & The Planet Earth
  • You Down With OPP (Outperforming Preseason Projections)?
  • Buster Posey Is Really Good At Baseball
  • The Phillies Are Toast And That’s Funny
  • The Crazy AL Central Race
  • Billy Hamilton: Still Fast
  • Upcoming Stuffs
  • Buh-bye

As always, thanks for listening. Interact with us here:

Also, we'd loooooove it if you took a minute and left a review for us on iTunes

Direct download: PRODcast_15_The_Disco_Dan_Ford_Edition.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:35pm PDT

PRODcast 14: Mike Scioscia’s Tragic Bullpen Management & Lineup Construction


This is another long one (that's not what she said! OH!), so get comfortable. 

  • Intro
  • Lonnnnnnnng-ass email segment!
  • Musical guest: TIGON, with tracks from their new record, Infinite Teeth.
  • Who are the worst hitters in the blig leagues so far this season?
  • Holy shit, the Astros are bad.
  • Mike Trout just turned 21. What were you doing at 21? 
  • Updates on Kowloon Walled City and The Music Project with Ed and Mike
  • The Ballad of Jose Mota (You're going to want to stick around for this, trust me.)

As always, thanks for listening. You can ask questions/get involved/make fun of us in the following virtual locations:

Also, we'd loooooove it if you took a minute and left a review for us on iTunes


PRODcast 13: Omar Vizquel's DADHAT Extravaganza

We've got a delicious family-size show for you this week! 

It includes:

  • A precocious amuse-bouche intro
  • A nutritious email segment
  • A hearty interview with Ricardo Marquez and Ashley Chavez
  • A lovingly prepared analysis of every trade in baseball history
  • A sweet and satisfying musical segment with BARONESS, and
  • A visit from your chef, Jose Mota

As always, thanks for listening. You can ask questions/get involved/make fun of us in the following virtual locations:

Also, we'd loooooove it if you took a minute and left a review for us on iTunes

xo,

r&i

Direct download: Productive_Outs_PRODcast_13_-_Omar_Vizquels_DADHAT_Extravaganza_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:07pm PDT

PRODcast 12: The Wade Boggs' Mustachioed, Pre-Game-Chicken-Eating, Beer-Chugging, Philandering Spectacular

Just reading the title takes an hour, so there's just 7 minutes of actual content. 

KIDDING.

We gots:

  • EPIC EMAILS!
  • HOT STOVE-ON-STOVE ACTION!
  • How the hell did the AL West become the most exciting division in baseball??
  • Angles/Ginats
  • Tame Impala!
  • Outro

As always, keep those cards and letter coming, and thanks for listening! 

r & i


PRODcast 11: The Doug Decinces Edition

Technical difficulties knew better than to even try to fuck with us, because we've got DOUG DECINCES and BARKMARKET on our side. 

You gon' get:

  • Intro
  • The longest email segment in history
  • Barkmarket
  • Righting the wrongs of the All-Star Game
  • European vacation, band stuffs
  • Farewell from Not Jose Mota

All music on this episode (besides the opening/closing theme) is from Barkmarket's L. Ron, and is used without permission. You should totally buy a copy and consume it daily. 

If you listen to this on an iThing, it would be awesome if you would take a minute to rate and review the show. 

You can email us at productiveouts at googlemail.

You can FaceLike us here

If you've actually read this far, something may be seriously wrong with you.


Direct download: Productive_Outs_PRODcast_11_-_The_Doug_Decinces_Edition.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:01pm PDT

PRODcast 10: The Andre Dawson Edition

Good lord what a nightmare. Ian's soundcard was fucking up every few minutes, but we soldiered on. You're gonna hear lots of weird, awkward segues though, as we try to piece together a show from no fewer than 20 different audio files. We appreciate your patience.

This show has it all! Or at least some.

  • Emails!
  • The Thrice farewell tour
  • The Giants/Angels series
  • The College World Series
  • Famous Stars & Straps
  • josemota-vationalposters.org
  • Old Man Gloom!
  • Probably some other stupid stuff I forgot

Thanks for listening, sharing, writing, rating, and reviewing. You guys rule.

Direct download: Productive_Outs_PRODcast_10_-_The_Andre_Dawson_Edition.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:19pm PDT

PRODcast 9: The Reggie Jackson Edition

Hey, we found time to talk! Riley broadcasts live from a closet in Daytona Beach. No lie. 

We've got:

  • Thrice tour report
  • Emails
  • Angels and Giants state of the unions
  • Baseball Prospectus event at the Oakland Coliseum
  • Ian's new gig
  • More tour shenanigans
  • Musical guest after the fact: Animals as Leaders

Direct download: Productive_Outs_PRODcast_Episode_9.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:48pm PDT

PRODcast 8: The Bob Boone Edition

No guest. Just Riley and Ian talking endlessly about baseball and music and baseball and then more music. And also baseball.

  • Your emails. Beer, soda, and uni talk. 
  • Oppo taco and other ridiculous synonyms for home runs
  • Angels & Giants states of the union
  • DADLAP, hipsterlap, gunt, frontballs, and related topics
  • The Bobby VLOLentine LOLs of the Week
  • Imaad Wasif!
  • Stanford beisbol mini-report: Mark Appel and Alex Blandino
  • Behind-the-scenes music talk: tour logistics
  • WEIRD MEAT
  • Not Jose Mota drops knowledge
Direct download: Productive_Outs_PRODcast_8.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:36pm PDT