Covering All the Bases takes on MLB topics with an occasional St. Louis spin. Travis Green, executive producer of the Bernie Miklasz Show, and former MLB scout Charlie Meyer analyze the intricacies of the game while keeping it light and fun.
Charlie Meyer and Travis Green discuss the Cardinals making a push...Charlie Meyer and Travis Green discuss the Cardinals making a push for the NL Central crown and IF it could have a NEGATIVE impact on the team's offseason plans. They also talked about the spark lit by Tommy Pham and Yadi Molina. Cardinals bullpen instilling confidence despite Mo not making a deadline deal. They wrap up the show talking about Paul DeJong and Jose Martinez help carrying the team and how impressive DeJong has been in particular.Show More
Charlie Meyer and Travis Green discuss the hot button issue that has become Yadier Molina's instagram posts. They discuss the nucleus of it, and wonder if Matheny has lost the clubhouse with a veteran leader taking swipes at him.
The boys also discuss the Cardinals and their lack of movement at the deadline, and wonder if it makes sense to wait until the offseason. They come to conclusion this offseason will be an interesting one.
Finally, they wrap up the podcast talking about the winners and losers of the trade deadline and if all the relievers traded points to a BIGGER movement in baseball.
-Roller Coaster Ride with the Cardinals continues -Is the messaging with the Cardinals causing some of the issues? -Let's give praise to the starting pitching -Can't make sense of Cardinals home struggles -Mags Sierra going back down shows you baseball is a business -The Cardinals handling of the Jhonny Peralta situation will be interesting to watch -Cardinals farm system continues to churn out young pitching -Do the Cardinals have enough in the system to pull off a big trade? -Bat flipping - too much when you're down 5 runs? -Bunting vs. the shift - are you okay with it?
A different feel around St. Louis with the Cardinals, but how much is because of Cubs struggles? The impact of Mags Sierra The OF conundrum with the Cardinals Stephen Piscotty due back soon but should it be a given that he starts right away in RF Fun with the Cardinals number history Weekend series success more important for Cards than Cubs