Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 50: Judging Aaron Judge

The whole baseball world is judging Aaron Judge, as the Yankee rookie has taken the league by storm. He leads the Majors with 22 homers...

Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 49: 2017 MLB Predictions Revisited

Joe Hojnacki and Greg Hessen look back on their obviously short sighted and foolish 2017 MLB Predictions. How has the first two months of...

Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 48: Bryce Harper Brawl and Unwritten Rules

Bryce Harper brawl! The podcast's favorite player charged the mound, and threw a helmet and a few punches, after Hunter Strickland of the San...

Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 47: Bat Flip Celebrations and Foul Ball Etiquette

Joe Hojnacki and Greg Hessen are back to get your Memorial Day Weekend started off right with discussions of bat flips. Joe is a...

Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 46: The Defensive Woes of Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter saw his number retired and was given a rather goofy-looking plaque in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium. While most baseball people took...

Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 45: The Extra Innings Problem

Sunday night's Chicago Cubs-New York Yankees contest on ESPN turned into a marathon. The game finally ended in the 18th inning when the Yankees...

Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 44: Mets Injury Crisis and Beanball Wars

Joe Hojnacki begins by expressing his embarassment to be a Boston Red Sox fan amidst the racist jeers aimed at Adam Jones from a...

Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 43: Evil Teams and Umpire Microphones

There's plenty going on in the first couple weeks of baseball season and Joe Hojnacki and Greg Hessen are here to discuss all of...

Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 42: Toronto Blue Jays Slow Start

Make sure to tune into the 42nd episode of the Crowding the Plate Podcast. You might just find the answer to the Ultimate Question...

Crowding the Plate Podcast Episode 41: Early Season Rain Delays

The season isn't even a week old and we already have opinions about rule changes. Greg Hessen talks about the consequences of the time...