The BTV Podcast #95: Breaking Down the Bellinger Signing

We also discuss the Mitch Keller extension, recent trades, and more.

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How the Red Sox Should Finish Their Offseason

A few targeted trades -- and one major signing -- would help.

How the Dodgers Keep Winning the Offseason

This tactic has given them a competitive advantage.

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Robbie Hyde

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Robbie Hyde hosts his own MLB-focused YouTube channel.   Since losing in the 2021 ALCS, the Red Sox have endured the misery of back-to-back last place finishes, dismissing Chaim Bloom from his role as Chief Baseball Officer, and attempting to right the course by bringing in former Red Sox reliever Craig Breslow to lead the way. Like many others, Breslow came in and knew immediately that expectations would be through the roof, especially with the ill-fated “full-throttle”...

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At the end of every offseason, baseball fans have to look back and think, They can’t keep getting away with this.  The Los Angeles Dodgers, over the last 10 seasons, have a record of 939-580 while also making the playoffs all ten of those years, including a World Series championship in 2020. The long track record of success can be traced back to their development system and their ability to acquire and retain some of the biggest talents in the league. In the 2024 offseason alone,...

Epsiode 95

108 Minutes

Joshua Iversen

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Welcome back to the Baseball Trade Values Podcast! In this episode, founder John Bitzer (@johnbitzer2) and Associate Editor Joshua Iversen (@jive_mlb) break down Cody Bellinger re-signing with the Cubs and Mitch Keller's extension with the Pirates. Then, they discuss relief trades for the Red Sox and Marlins, Jorge Soler to the Giants, a run of lower-end free agents taking below market deals and much more. Listen to the episode through your favorite podcast provider, or via the media player...

Epsiode 94

114 Minutes

Joshua Iversen

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Welcome back to the Baseball Trade Values Podcast! In this episode, founder John Bitzer (@johnbitzer2) and Associate Editor Joshua Iversen (@jive_mlb) break down the Corbin Burnes trade, the Orioles sale and the Brewers outlook. Then, they discuss both sides of the Jorge Polanco Mariners/Twins deal, a pair of interesting White Sox moves, the Bobby Witt Jr. and Jose Altuve extensions and much more. Listen to the episode through your favorite podcast provider, or via the media player or...

Epsiode 93

109 Minutes

Joshua Iversen

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Welcome back to the Baseball Trade Values Podcast! In this episode, founder John Bitzer (@johnbitzer2) and Associate Editor Joshua Iversen (@jive_mlb) break down the Dylan Cease/Mariners rumors and the Josh Hader/Astros deal. Then, they discuss a flurry of moves on the relief market, outlooks for the Cincinnati Reds and Los Angeles Angels, and much more. Listen to the episode through your favorite podcast provider, or via the media player or download link below:     Download link:...