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Show 008 – Ted Kubiak

Episode 8 of The Ballgame featured an in-depth interview with three time World Series Champion Ted Kubiak. Ted was a middle-infielder with the Kansas City Athletics in 1967 and won three World Series Championships with the Oakland A’s from 1974-1976. We talked with Ted about his time in Kansas City, his time dealing with Charlie […]

Interview – Mike Hershberger

This interview excerpt was from May 10, 2012 on the Kansas City Baseball Vault featuring Mike Hershberger. Mike appeared on KCBBV radio program on May 10, 2012. Mike joined Chris Kamler and Jeff Logan of the Kansas City Baseball Historical Society along with the guys from the KC Baseball Vault podcast, Troy Olsen, Michael Engel […]

Interview – Pete LaCock

During our fifth episode of The Ballgame, we talked with 10 year MLB veteran, utility infielder and First Baseman, Pete LaCock. We talked with Pete about his time with some of the greatest Royals teams in history; his time with the Cubs and even inappropriate nicknames he’s had. Pete spends his time now working with […]

Show 007 – Robert Ford and Jon Warden

On the eve of one of the city’s largest snowstorms, the Ballgame was talking Baseball. Greg Pryor and Jeff Logan pinch-hit and captained the show. After the obligatory groaning about our potential fifth starter candidates Luke Hochevar and Bruce Chen, we talked about the Royals and Astros with the new voice of Houston’s club, Robert […]

Show 006 – An Hour of Baseball Talk… Mostly…

Our original guest was unable to make it, so we talked baseball for an hour on The Ballgame, just Chris Kamler and Jeff Logan. Well, we mostly talked baseball. We also talked a little Big 12 Basketball for some reason, and then, somehow mixed in the phrase “shucky ducky quack quack” into the conversation. All […]

Show 005 – Pete LaCock and Zinger Bats

Spring training is almost upon us and we started our first live show of February talking with Scott Hanish and Jason Jarvis of Zinger Bats. Zinger is an Arizona-based bat company that supplies a number of Major Leaguer’s and they’ve just sent out their supply of bats to Spring Training. Scott and Jason talked with […]

Show 004 – George Brett

Our fourth episode is dedicated to Number 5. The greatest Royal. George Brett. Brett spent an evening with our Title Sponsor, the Kansas City Baseball Historical Society this month and talked about his entire career. Brett talked about growing up in California, idolizing his brothers. He talked about his greatest moments through the great Royals […]

Join The Ballgame for “Major League” February 10 at 4.

What a great year of baseball we’ve got ahead of us, and The Ballgame wants to kick it off in style. So, the day before Spring Training starts, we’re going to start the season off by having a private showing of the 1989 Classic ‘Major League’ for all the great listeners of The Ballgame. The […]

Interview – Jim Evans

During our third episode of the ballgame, we had on 28 year MLB Umpire Jim Evans. Jim talked about the passing of Earl Weaver and the contentious relationship he had with umpires. Jim is the owner and operator of the Academy of Professional Umpiring and talked with us about arguments with Earl and how he […]