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Oakland Athletics Podcast

Oakland Athletics

A's beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

A's beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

Location:

Oakland, CA

Description:

A's beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

Language:

English


Episodes

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 18

2/18/2020
Special edition of A's Cast Live as Chris Townsend, Vince Cotroneo (16:20) and Ken Korach (28:30) discuss the new home of all Oakland A's audio content, A's Cast.

Duration:00:55:46

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 82 Ft. Chris Russo, Ray Fosse, Mark Gubicza and Kerry Crowley

2/14/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Chris Russo of High Heat on the MLB Network, Ray Fosse, Angels color analyst, Mark Gubicza and Kerry Crowley of the Mercury News.

Duration:01:18:48

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 81 Ft. Steve Garvey, Bradford Doolittle, Lou Merloni and Shooty Babitt

2/14/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Steve Garvey, Bradford Doolittle of ESPN, Lou Merloni of WEEI in Boston and Shooty Babitt.

Duration:00:53:45

A's Cast - Towny and The Commander Podcast - Ep. 3

2/14/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny and Cody Elias recap the Houston Astros press conference and media availability and how they can move forward in 2020.

Duration:00:46:49

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 12

2/12/2020
On the February 12 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend breaks down the new MLB rules changes (5:54), more on the new proposed playoff format (37:10), the continued fallout from the Astros scandal (2:06:20) and honoring Rickey Henderson (2:18:25). He was joined by Harry Pavlidis of Baseball Prospectus (15:40), Chris Russo of the MLB Network (1:04:30), Ray Fosse (1:29:45) and Angels color analyst, Mark Gubicza (2:23:35).

Duration:02:53:13

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 10

2/10/2020
On the February 10 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend discussed the mega trade involving Mookie Betts (2:55), the Wall Street Journal report on the Astros (17:37), MLB's potential changes to the playoffs (1:11:45) and AJ Hinch's interview with Tom Verducci (2:08:00). He was joined by Bradford Doolitte of ESPN (28:00), Kerry Crowley (56:10), Steve Garvey (1:37:50), Former Red Sox now radio host in Boston, Lou Merloni (1:55:30) and Shooty Babitt (2:15:50).

Duration:02:45:34

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - Best of the Week 2/10/20

2/10/2020
Chris Townsend discusses the mega trade between the Red Sox and Dodgers (:55), The Wall Street Journal report on the Astros (10:55), the potential new playoff format (25:05), Nick Swisher's response to the Astros scandal (51:00) and honoring Rickey Henderson (1:03:00). He is joined by Bradford Doolittle of ESPN (1:08:00), Steve Garvey (1:21:15), Lou Merloni of WEEI in Boston (1:29:40), Shooty Babitt (1:41:55), Ray Fosse (1:58:45), Mark Gubicza of the Angels ((2:33:20) and Chris Russo of MLB...

Duration:03:00:30

A's Cast - Towny and The Commander Podcast - Ep. 2

2/7/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny and Cody Elias discuss if the Mookie Betts trade will actually happen, Max Muncy's new contract and if we could see a possible World Series rematch this year.

Duration:00:38:59

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - Best of the Week 2/3

2/7/2020
Chris Townsend explained how the American League is changing (:55), One stat for every American League West team (23:35), Pete Rose asking for reinstatement (31:15) and celebrated Black History Month and the career of Hank Aaron on his 86th birthday (39:00). He was joined by Susan Slusser (43:07), Glen Kuiper (58:30), Hall of Famer, Jayson Stark (1:10:10), Sarah Langs (1:25:10), Jessica Kleinschmidt of NBC Sports (1:39:50), Paul Hembekides of ESPN (1:54:00), Jerry Hairston Jr (2:09:05) and...

Duration:02:46:40

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 80 Ft. Jayson Stark, Jesse Rogers, Mike Ferrin and Sarah Langs

2/7/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Hall of Famer, Jayson Stark, Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago, Mike Ferrin of MLB Network Radio and Sarah Langs of MLB.com.

Duration:01:03:52

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 79 Ft. Chris Bassitt, Jeff Brantley, Chris Rose and David Schoenfield

2/7/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Cast Live interviews from: Chris Bassitt, Reds analyst, Jeff Brantley, MLB Network's Chris Rose and David Schoenfield of ESPN.

Duration:00:55:58

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 5

2/5/2020
On the February 5 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend discussed the three team trade involving Mookie Betts (2:30), one stat that will blow your mind about the A's (1:11:50) and celebrating Hank Aaron on his 86th birthday (2:31:30). He was joined by Jessica Kleinschmidt of NBC Sports Bay Area (26:55), Paul Hembekides of ESPN (41:45), Jerry Hairston Jr (57:20), Ray Fosse (1:23:10) and A's Historian, David Feldman (1:58:20).

Duration:02:46:52

A's Cast - Green & Gold History - Ep. 21 Ft. David Feldman

2/5/2020
Chris Townsend and A's historian David Feldman break down the top managers in Oakland Athletics history. Let us know who your top 10 managers in A's history are by tweeting your list to @AthleticsCast24

Duration:00:35:27

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - February 3rd

2/3/2020
On the February 3 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend discussed Mookie Watch (16:15), One stat that a will shape 2020 for the AL team (1:12:10) and the top uniforms in baseball according to the Athletic (1:44:00). He was joined by Susan Slusser (26:10), Sarah Langs of MLB.com (56:50), Dodgers host, Dave Vassegh (1:21:15), Glen Kuiper (1:48:30) and the Hall of Famer, Jayson Stark (2:05:50).

Duration:02:39:53

A's Cast - The Farm - Ep. 26 Ft. Seth Brown, Sean Murphy, Jonah Heim and Eric Martins

2/3/2020
On this episode, A's Farm Editor-in-Chief Bill Moriarity talks with some of the A's top young hitting prospects from A's FanFest, including outfielder Seth Brown and catchers Sean Murphy and Jonah Heim, and also checks in with the A's new assistant hitting coach, and former Triple-A hitting coach, Eric Martins.

Duration:00:29:04

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - Best of the Week 1/27

1/31/2020
Chris Townsend discussed if fans are suffering from Houston Astros fatigue (:54), the Dodgers reaction to the Astros at their fan fest (14:55), why Mookie Betts isn't worth the money (20:07) and the 2020 projections for the Oakland Athletics (46:00). He was joined by Chris Rose of the MLB Network (52:40), Reds analyst, Jeff Brantley (1:05:50), Ray Fosse (1:18:35), David Schoenfield of ESPN (1:41:20), Mike Ferrin of MLB Network Radio (1:54:15) and A's pitcher, Chris Bassitt (2:12:20).

Duration:02:25:40

A's Cast - The Build - Ep. 11 Ft. Dave Kaval

1/31/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Oakland A's president Dave Kaval talks about the the latest vote in the effort to secure a new ballpark at Jack London Square for the Oakland A's.

Duration:00:13:34

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - January 31

1/31/2020
On the January 31 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend discussed why he wouldn't give Mookie Betts the money (46:21), the Astros strikeout numbers from 2017 (1:40:20) and the 2020 projections for the A's (2:10:05). He was joined by Chris Bassitt (11:40), David Schoenfield of ESPN (29:55), Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago (1:12:55), Former 49ers lineman Alex Boone (1:30:00), Mike Ferrin of MLB Network Radio (1:50:10) and A's President Dave Kaval (2:18:40).

Duration:02:41:42

A's Cast - A's Cast Live - January 29

1/29/2020
On the January 29 edition of A's Cast Live, Chris Townsend discussed the Astros hiring Dusty Baker (13:48), the Mookie Betts situation in Boston (43:06) and the Dodgers reaction to the Astros at their fan fest (1:32:50). He was joined by Reds analyst Jeff Brantley (51:20), Julian McWilliams of the Boston Globe (1:15:20), Chris Rose of MLB Network (1:39:40) and Ray Fosse (2:08:45).

Duration:02:33:58

A's Cast - A's Unfiltered - Ep. 78 Ft. A's Pitchers from Fan Fest with Mike Fiers, Sean Manaea, Chris Bassitt and J.B. Wendelken

1/27/2020
Hosted by Chris Townsend, Towny recaps A's Pitchers from Fan Fest with Chris Bassitt, Sean Manaea, Mike Fiers and J.B. Wendelken.

Duration:00:32:26