Category: The Baseball Podcast

Mark Wood

To 𝘡𝘩𝘦 Max

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Episode 2 of this much anticipated season is here, but sadly Max is not. Daron Vaught and Mark Wood carry us through this one, covering some of the major storylines of the MLB season so far. Find out how Enos Slaughter was nearly Mark’s dad. Also, like free stuff? Listen to find out how you… Read more »

The Baseball Podcast: Season 2

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The crew is back for another season of your favorite SportsChannel 8 pod. Daron, Max and Mark reminisce on 2020 and talk about their personal offseason moves–like, Max literally moved. TBP preview the 2021 season and kick off some new content, so stay tuned to the end for the first rendition of Baseball Nicknames that… Read more »

Season Finale

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With this crazy, weird 2020 season coming to a close, the boys tied a bow on this season of The Baseball Podcast. Max waxed poetically about destiny, Mark won’t stop talking about bunting for some reason, and true to form, Daron provided actual analysis of the World Series. Well done Dodgers, well done NC’s Corey… Read more »

One Game at a Time

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We have a series! In this Fall Classic episode, Daron and Max highlight some players from NC who are killing it in the WS, and Mark defends bunting as a viable offensive option basically the entire show. Yikes. But we’re through 5 games, so keep an eye out for another episode following the crowning of… Read more »


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We revisit the Championship Series, preview the World Series, and predict who will hoist the Commissioner’s Trophy. Maybe America’s Team of Destiny (and fun)? Stick around to the end for our players to watch with ties to North Carolina, loose as they may be. But guys, we have a World Series–we made it. Go baseball!

3-0 Count

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This episode got away from us a bit and now we’re behind in the count. But if you enjoy random callbacks to childhood movies, live googling/YouTube during recording, and occasional baseball analysis sprinkled in, this episode of The Baseball Podcast is for you. We recap the Division Series, as well as preview the Championship Series… Read more »

Episode Two – Seemingly Unexpected

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Wow, they keep letting us do these. In this week’s episode, the we cover the Wild Card Series that definitely didn’t go the way we pictured it, what to expect from the Divisional Series, and the movie Blank Check for some reason. Also, stay tuned to hear our players to watch in the AL/NLDS with… Read more »

SportsChannel8: The Baseball Podcast

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Episode 1: Leadoff Welcome to SportsChannel8: The Baseball Podcast! In the leadoff episode, the crew (Max Gongaware, Daron Vaught and Mark Wood) gives some brief introductions and discusses the newly finalized MLB playoff picture. And in true SC8 form, we’ll give you a reason to cheer for a few athletes with connections to North Carolina… Read more »