Category: The Baseball Podcast

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Durham Bulls Special

The Baseball Podcast

After a short and scheduled break (hey, it’s summer for us too), we’re back with a Durham Bulls special episode. Our season ticket holding host Max Gongaware has been attending some Bulls games lately. Meanwhile, Daron Vaught has been on the call filling in for Patrick Kinas. Both give an update on the Bulls season… Read more »

Be Our Guest, MLB Raleigh

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We’re moving up in the podcasting world, landing our first guest here on TBP.Β  Ryan Foose from MLB Raleigh ( tells us what an expansion MLB franchise would look like in Raleigh. The guys also talk MadBum’s no hitter that wasn’t–but was–and dial up more nicknames in the Baseball Reference dot com nickname game.Β 

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 »


The Baseball Podcast

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!