Full Show: Pacers Options With the #13 Pick in the Draft, Reds Catcher Tucker Barnhart On MLB Going After Pitchers
(00:00-27:05)-JMV opens up the show with the Pacers not getting any good luck in the NBA Draft Lottery, why the NBA refs absolutely ruined the end of the Suns vs Clippers, Paul George missing 2 free throws late in the game, and why he likes the videos of MLB umps checking pitchers for foreign substances.
(27:05-41:39)-JMV gets a call from Coach O’Neil, who tells a story about how MLB pitchers in the 1950’s would doctor the ball to get a better grip. JMV then talks about a video he retweeted where First Take trashes Milwaukee and Phoenix as cities.
(41:39-1:07:50)-Reds Catcher Tucker Barnhart joins JMV to talk about the Reds win yesterday after a recent 5 game slide, and the Reds getting some guys back into the lineup. Tucker then explains the MLB going after foreign substances on the ball for pitchers and why they are outlawing it right now in the middle of the season, if the player outrage will continue throughout the season, and how the changing temperatures are going to affect the grip.
(1:07:50-1:26:24)-Alex Golden from the “Setting the Pace” Pacers podcast joins JMV to talk about the Pacers Head Coaching job now that Boston has filled their position, if Rick Carlisle is a realistic option for fans to get excited about, if Kevin Pritchard would go full rebuild for the team if ownership would let him, if the Pacers should go after Ben Simmons via trade, and who the Pacer should target with the #13 overall pick.
(1:26:24-1:53:56)-Kevin Bowen joins JMV and they react to the breaking news that the NFL will move the NFL Combine away from Indy starting in 2023. They debate whether or not the NFL Draft will ever end up in Indy now, and why team decision makers love having it in Indy. They then talk about what type of player the Pacers need to target in the draft.
(1:53:56-2:02:41)-With Purdue announcing that they will be at 100% capacity in the fall, JMV wonders why the Colts are the only team in the NFL and only team in Indiana that hasn’t announced full capacity for games this September.
(2:02:41-2:05:08)- JMV closes out the show with a couple quick calls about the Pacers ownership succession plan and Sabonis in trade rumors.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.