The BTV Podcast #21: Why the Tatis Contract Is a Bargain

How can it be that a $340M contract extension is a good deal? We tackle that question, then try to make sense of a very strange trade, and more!

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The BTV Podcast #20: Making Sense of the Benintendi Trade

In this episode, we attempt to explain the Andrew Benintendi trade, despite its unknowns; and also evaluate the Bauer contract,  the Rangers/A’s bad-contract swap, and other recent transactions.

Examining the Blue Jays' Unorthodox Approach to Their Rotation

Robbie Ray, Ross Stripling, and now Steven Matz: What are the Blue Jays thinking? And will it work?

The BTV Podcast #19: Explaining the Arenado Trade

In this episode, we argue that the Arenado trade was not the fleecing most people thought it was, dive into the logic behind the Steven Matz trade, and break down other recent transactions.

The BTV Podcast #18: Middle Infield Musical Chairs

In this episode, we break down the Jameson Taillon trade, analyze a huge free-agent run on middle infielders, touch on those Jose Ramirez rumors, and much more.

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The BTV Podcast, Episode 21: Fernan-Done Deal

TradesPlayersWelcome back to the Baseball Trade Values Podcast! In this episode, founder John Bitzer (@johnbitzer2) and Associate Editor Joshua Iversen (@jive_mlb) break down the latest offseason news, including the Fernando Tatis extension, a...

The BTV Podcast, Episode 19: The Arenado Overpay

TradesPlayersWelcome back to the Baseball Trade Values Podcast! In this episode, founder John Bitzer (@johnbitzer2) and Associate Editor Joshua Iversen (@jive_mlb) break down the latest offseason news, the Nolan Arenado trade, a handful of smaller...