FANBASE: A Deep Dive Into the Greatest Rivalry in Sports

FANBASE: A Deep Dive Into the Greatest Rivalry in Sports

FANBASE: A Deep Dive Into the Greatest Rivalry in Sports

CATEGORY: Sports
What began as a podcast about the Red Sox and Yankees has become so much more. Whether it's focused on the legendary Sox-Yanks rivalry, Sabermetrics or sobriety, Brian Shactman and John Senecal elevate the conversation. These two SuperFans -- one Boston, one New York -- have been in the stands or press box for some of sports' greatest moments, and their perspective will give you plenty to think and talk about. Facebook: @FANBASEpodcast Twitter: @PodcastFanbase
  1. June 21, 2022
    34 min
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    #79: Chasing the Dream
    What if you worked your whole life for one thing? What if you were inches away from achieving it when you were told it may not happen after all?  Meet Connecticut's Will Yahn, UCONN great who was recently relea…
  2. June 16, 2022
    26 min
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    FanBase : Special Guest and Temperature Check
    Could the Yankees be a historically great team?  Are the Red Sox actually a Playoff Team? Plus a special guest who use to recreate Red Sox - Yankees fights.
  3. June 01, 2022
    21 min
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    #78: The Yanks Don't Need Much.
    It's never too early to think October. The Yanks will need to add & the Sox will struggle to get there. Kody Clemens sparks a deep dive into kids of former MLB players. Plus the "slap" heard around baseball.
  4. May 24, 2022
    21 min
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    #77: Thumbs Up/Down + "Jackie":
    Yankees aren't as good as we thought. Sox aren't as bad. Plus, hashing out some fantasy issues and Josh Donaldson.
  5. May 16, 2022
    35 min
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    #76:  From An Umpire's Eye
    We sit down with an umpire with over 30 years experience to break down: Robots, respect and what comes next. A perspective we don't get enough as viral-video conflicts are on the rise and number of umps is on t…
  6. May 10, 2022
    15 min
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    #75: What's Wrong, What's Right
    The Yankees are the best, and the Sox are the worst. So bizarre. We also break down the great mistake in Trevor Story, and who is to blame.
  7. May 03, 2022
    18 min
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    #74 Half Full or Empty
    Are the Yankees that good? Are the Sox that bad? Plus, John goes off on Trevor Bauer (it's worth the wait).
  8. April 25, 2022
    21 min
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    #73 FANning the Flames
    What's the long-term impact of fans behaving badly? Even more distance from fans. Angel Hernandez is a problem, just not the only problem. And will we ever see another hitter get to 3,000?
  9. April 20, 2022
    22 min
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    #72: Being Frank About Fenway
    The Red Sox rarely sell out now. Should they be doing more to make it more appealing to people? (Ahem, prices!). Also, worried about Gerrit Cole? And imagine playing on a good team that NO ONE watches.
  10. April 12, 2022
    19 min
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    #71: I @&%! Hate This Place
    Don't mess with Philly and assessing Yanks and Sox out of the gate. Good decision not sign ANYONE before first pitch? Short answer: NO!
  11. April 07, 2022
    28 min
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    #70 Finally
    Baseball is back. Besides breaking down the two teams, we talk renewed interest I fantasy and probably the most interesting conversation: Theo Epstein and his effort to change the game.
  12. April 01, 2022
    40 min
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    #69 Joan's Arc
    Joan Ryan is a pioneer for women in sports journalism. She's covered it all, written books and now serves as a media consultant for the SF Giants. Recounting her first foray into a pro locker room is riveting a…
  13. March 28, 2022
    48 min
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    #68: Moonlight Graham
    Not really. But Earl Snyder has some stories to tell. And the receipts to prove it. His baseball life, which includes a cup of coffee with the legendary '04 Red Sox.
  14. March 21, 2022
    17 min
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    #67: The Story on Story
    As spring baseball ramps up, we break down the new Red Sox deal and continue to lament the 12-team playoff format.
  15. March 16, 2022
    30 min
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    #66 Sterling Is Gold!
    John Sterling has been calling Yankee games for 33 years. But he's been loving them his whole life. His stories, thoughts and maybe some hints on new home run calls.
  16. March 14, 2022
    24 min
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    #65 Yankee Blockbuster? Yeah Right!
    Yankee fans scratching their heads, and we're trying to answer why. And it's not just Josh Donaldson and his $50 million. Plus, why Brian is calling for a boycott!
  17. March 02, 2022
    23 min
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    #64 Opening Day is Toast
    Who to blame? Will we (the real fans) come back? Hint: We're pretty upset. That, plus why the lockout may be why Jeter bailed on the Marlins.
  18. February 09, 2022
    42 min
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    #63: The Sports Cards & Collectibles Craze.
    Gone are the days of putting a baseball card in the spokes of your bike. Sports cards and collectibles are BIG business. We sit down with lifelong collector and hobby store owner Ken Asal to talk the past, pres…
  19. January 27, 2022
    17 min
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    #62: Big Papi Big Pass
    Why does David Ortiz get a pass into the HOF when the likes of Bonds and Clemens don't? Good question. The answer may lie in the fact that no one cares that A-Rod was at the Packers game! We will explain.
  20. January 21, 2022
    23 min
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    #61: Good Fight, Bad Fight
    Dan Shaughnessy vs. David Ortiz is a good fight. MLB vs. MLBPA is not. We discuss. Plus, women in baseball and baseball in Montreal. Check us out.

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