Wednesday, December 20, 2023

Matt Young joins Fred and Mike to talk MLB Free Agents Signings and Trades

  • Shohei Ohtani explains deferring most of contract to clear space for other signings
  • Ben Verlander Ripped for calling Shohei Ohtani "Biggest Signing in Dodgers History"
  • Cody Bellinger seeking $200 million contract
  • NY Giants QB DeVito In and OUT of hot water after Pizzeria fiasco
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

David Vassegh joins Fred and Mike

  • Shohei Ohtani makes history and then some
  • NFL expanding it's International Slate to Brazil
  • Bill Bellichick Out?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Collgege Football Playoff Fiacsco; NFL Playoff Picture

  • Rick Garcia sits in for Fred, joining Mike in the Lounge
  • Florida State Not included in the Final 4 College Football Standings; Misses 4 Team Playoff
  • MLB Free Agency Continues
  • NFL Playoff Picture Shaping Up
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Matt Youngs joins a Heated Discussion on Cheating

  • Former Major League Pitcher Matt Young joins the show
  • A new Documentary on the Houston Astros Cheating Scandal gets the Boys fired up
  • Oakland Baseball Revived
  • Aaron Rodgers returning this season?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, November 22, 2023

Vince Ferragamo joins Fred & Mike to talk about changes in the NFL

  • Former LA Rams Quarterback Vince Ferragamo joins the show
  • Players Sound off on League Rules and what needs to be changed
  • Tom Brady not happy with state of the game
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Same 'Ol Same 'Ol in the World of Sports

  • Tired of Status Quo in Sports
  • CJ Stroud an MVP candidate as a rookie?
  • DeShaun Watson out for the season
  • Ravens Continue to blow 4th quarter leads
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Michigan Sign Stealing Scandal

  • Carson Wentz to the Rams
  • Michigan Sign Stealing Scandal
  • Aaron Rodgers hinting at early return
  • Fred shares a story about former NFL Executive Upton Bell and when he tried to trade for Fred
  • Shohei Ohtani possible destinations
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, November 1, 2023

More Injuries to top players and Coach Bob Knight

  • Legendary Coach Bob Knight passes away at 83
  • Padres took out $50 million dollar loan to cover player salaries
  • Kirk Cousins lost for season to torn achilles
  • Hockey player dies from slash to neck
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, October 25, 2023

Two Safeties, a Donut, and the World Series

  • Celebrating the Anniversary of Fred's record setting 2 Safety game 
  • Arizona Diamondbacks vs Texas Rangers World Series
  • Increasing Number of Violent Fights in the Stands at NFL Games
  • Baltimore Orioles carried by Faith this season
  • AI Tom Brady trash talking?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, October 11, 2023

MLB and NFL Teams Flaming Out

  • Playoff changes needed after top teams go home?
  • Vikings, Broncos, and Giants sellers at trade Deadline?
  • George Kittle fined for Anti-Cowboys shirt?
  • Former star gymnast Mary Lou Retton fighting for her Life
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Former MLB Pitcher Matt Young joins Fred and Mike in the Lounge

  • Fred and Mike are joined by former MLB Pitcher Matt Young
  • Tampa Bay Rays and Toronto Blue Jays swept in Wild Card Round
  • What's the key in a short playoff series?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

RIP Brooks Robinson; Dangers of Turf Continue...

  • Dangers of Artificial Turf Comes up again as more players injured
  • Hall of Fame 3rd baseman of the Baltimore Orioles, Brooks Robinson passes away
  • Miami Dolphins Showing off Historic Offense
  • Aaron Rodgers calling out those pointing fingers
  • Joe Namath calls out Zach Wilson
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Nick Chubb Gruesome Injury a Concerning Trend in NFL

  • Cleveland Running Back Nick Chubb suffers gruesome knee injury; Out for Season
  • Justin Fields calls his play "robotic" and questions if it's over coaching
  • Orioles, Rays, Braves, and Dodgers clinch playoff spots early
  • Sean Payton losing patience with QB Russell Wilson?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, September 13, 2023

The Stupidity of Sports Today; Science to be Arbiter of Safe Turf

  • Baker Mayfield figured out the defensive signals of the Minnesota Vikings and used to his advantage
  • Artificial playing surfaces in football a hot topic again after Aaron Rodgers injury
  • Max Scherzer out for the season
  • Who's beating the Braves?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, September 6, 2023

Expected #1 pick in next NFL draft may stay in school? Deion Sanders and Colorado

  • Could the next #1 pick in the NFL decide to stay in college to avoid going to a bad team?
  • Deion Sanders has Colorado the talk of College Football
  • Julio Urias a bad look for Dodgers and Baseball
  • Shohei Ohtani has body double for team picture
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Tailgating and Matthew Stafford's Age Gap Hinders Ability to Connect and Lead Team

  • Tailgating this Football Season
  • Matthew Stafford can't relate to younger players on team and it makes leading difficult
  • Mookie Betts frontrunner for MVP?
  • Shohei Ohtani's value after injuries
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

MLB sees Historic Winning AND Losing Streaks; Shohei Ohtani, Tua Tagovailoa and More

  • Seattle Mariners record winning streaks
  • Yankees historic losing continues
  • Tua Tagovailoa fed up with TV Commentator
  • Sam Darnold beats out Trey Lance for backup QB in San Francisco
  • Former MLB Pitcher sends letter to Shohei Ohtani requesting autographed jersey
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Were the Tuohy's Blindsided?

  • Tuohy's dispute Michael Oher claims, allege "shakedown effort"
  • Yankees in for 1st losing season since 1992?
  • Dodger fan names daughter after Mookie Betts after Homerun
  • Nicola Jokic the horse racer?
  • Fan emails and photos (below)...

Wednesday, August 9, 2023

Who put their foot in their mouth" John Angelos or Ron Rivera? Or both?

  • NFL Preseason to test out new kickoff rules
  • Orioles owner John Angelos suspends broadcaster Kevin Brown for reporting truth about team's history
  • Washington Commanders Ron Rivera sticks his foot in his mouth with comments about new OC Eric Bienemy
  • Johnny Manziel opens up about suicide attempt
  • Henry Ruggs sentenced to 3-10 years for drunk driving  crash that resulted in woman and her dog dead
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, August 2, 2023

Winners and Losers of MLB Trade Deadline

  • Mets trade Max Scherzer/Justin Verlander to Texas Rangers/Houston Astros, respectively
  • Orioles
  • Eduardo Rodriguez turned down trade to Dodgers, why?
  • Aaron Rodgers fires back at Sean Payton for trash talking his coach
  • Archery defunded due to "mass" shootings
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, July 26, 2023

Pitchers aren't built the Same in Today's MLB...

  • Orioles young pitchers overworked?
  • MLB Pitchers overmanaged or burnt out?
  • Fred and Elizabeth Taylor
  • Stephon Diggs on same page as head coach
  • Bronny James Cardiac Arrest
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, July 19, 2023

Dodgers, Yankees, and Underpaid Running Backs?

  • Dodgers Orioles chatter
  • Yankees losing and adding patch to jersey for 1st time
  • Mariners removing Blue Jays gear from Team Store
  • DeAndre Hopkins declines contract from Patriots due to Guaranteed Money
  • Running Backs want to get paid, and aren't
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, July 5, 2023

Joey Chestnut, Mike Trout, Enes Kanter, and Flopping...

  • Joey Chestnut eats a lot of hot dogs... again
  • Enes Kanter sounds off on WNBA star
  • Josh Allen downplays issue with Stephon Diggs
  • Injuries mounting for a few MLB teams
  • New NBA Flopping rules?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, June 28, 2023

Rob Manfred Regrets Giving Astros Immunity for Sign Stealing Scandal

  • Rob Manfred Regrets giving Astros Immunity for sign stealing scandal
  • Biggest surprises in the MLB so far...
  • Member of Philadelphia Eagles questions field during Superbowl
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, June 21, 2023

Gambling in Pro Sports; Dodgers faltering

  • Gambling in pro sports; NFL cracking down
  • Tyreek Hill in trouble with law?
  • Over management of pitchers in MLB
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Vegas and Denver win titles; Running Backs devalued; Fred likes chocolate donuts

  • Dodger talk and uniform/grooming requirements
  • Fred loves chocolate donuts with a light glaze
  • NFL Running backs being de valued?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, June 7, 2023

The PGA and LIV golf merge? Say what!? Pitching mismanagement

  • Dave Roberts under fire for bullpen handling
  • LIV golf and the PGA merged?!?!
  • Chris Paul done?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, May 31, 2023

Clyaton Kershaw takes issue with invited guest to Dodger game

  • Clayton Kershaw speaks out against the Sisters of Pwerpetual Indulgence being invited back to Dodger Pride Night
  • Patriots Matthew Slater questions NFL's motives on kickoff changes
  • Aaron Rodgers didn't ghost the Packers
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, May 24, 2023

No no hitters, Lamar Jackson, Lebron James...

  • No hitter's down? Shot clock era new norm?
  • NFL RB Adrian Peterson wants to play at 38
  • Lamar Jackson promises more throwing, less running
  • Lebron James retiring?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Loyalty Under Fire; Dodger stories; Bo Jackson hiccups

  • Doc Rivers fired; Players too much influence?
  • Dodger Talk; James Outman & Clayton Kershaw
  • A baseball story; Reggie Smith won't swing at first pitch
  • Bo Jackson hiccups...
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, May 10, 2023

A Ghost Story w/ Fred

  • Fred shares a chilling ghost story
  • Shohei Ohtani sets another record
  • Carlos Correa says he deserves to be booed
  • Matt Araiza unjustly fired from NFL?
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, May 3, 2023

The time Fred was a Reporter from the 1920s at the Superbowl; Trevor Bauer a star in Japan; Yankees slide

  •  Fred dressed up as a 1920's reporter and went to the Superbowl
  • Trevor Bauer has his first start in over 2 years... in Japan, and they LOVE HIM there
  • Yankees struggling early
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, April 26, 2023

Load Management in Pro Sports

  • A discussion about Load Management in pro sports after Clippers lose in playoffs without 2 stars due to injury
  • Fred talks about needles the size of  pencils used to deal with injuries in his playing days  
  • Aaron Rodgers is officially a New York Jet
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Max Scherzer ejections sparks debate; Fred injury stories from the gridiron

  • Max Scherzer tossed from game versus Dodgers for resin sparks debate
  • Demar Hamlin cleared to play football; but what happened to him?
  • Fred talks about playing injured during his football career  
  • Jalen Hurts signs huge contract extension
  • Fan emails and tweets...

Wednesday, April 12, 2023

Evan Gattis reignites Astros Cheating scandal; Fred and his date with Elizabeth Taylor

  • Evan Gattis making shocking admissions to Astros cheating scandal
  • MLB teams extending beer sales due to shorter games
  • A must hear story about Fred and his date with Elizabeth Taylor 
  • Lamar Jackson recruited Odell Beckham Jr; Is he staying a Raven?
  • A couple fan pics from episodes of Hunter (Courtesy Pamela Johnson) and recent tweetw...

Wednesday, April 5, 2023

Tales from San Diego State and the day Fred sat on the Babe's stool

  • Fred shares his appreciation for his alma mater, San Diego State, falling to national champion UConn in NCAA Men's basketball tourney, as well as some stories from his playing days while there
  • The story of Fred sitting in the stool of Babe Ruth
  • A couple fan pics from an episode of Hunter (Courtesy Pamela Johnson) and a recent tweet...

Wednesday, March 29, 2023

The Lamar Jackson dilemna

  • Fred and Mike discuss the ongoing saga of Lamar Jackson and the reluctance of teams willing to offer him the guaranteed money he wants, in addition to giving up two 1st round draft picks
  • Fred talks about his one year contract with an option that had him traded to the New England Patriots.  A stark contrast to the way the process works today...
  • A couple fan pics from an episode of Hunter (Courtesy Pamela Johnson)

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Shohei Ohtani dominates on Baseball world stage; Free agency in pro sports not what it used to be

  • Fred and Mike Garey discuss baseball and the king of the baseball world after the World Baseball Classic, Shohei Ohtani
  • A spirited discussion about free agency in sports today, and how the pendulum has swung from the owners holding all the cards, towards the players.  Different game now than it was when Fred was a free agent for the Giants.

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

New MLB rules; A chat with former MLB pitcher Matt Young; Lebron James

  • A chat with former MLB pitcher Matt Young on the new rules being implemented this season
  • Lebron James injured

Wednesday, February 22, 2023

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Holding in Chiefs Superbowl win; MLB's 3 new rules changes

  • Chiefs are Superbowl Champs; Lack of discipline led to controversial holding penalty that sealed the game
  • Betting on sports; Calvin Ridley
  • MLB's new rule changes

Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Superbowl 57 is Upon Us; Eagles vs Chiefs; Lebron passes Kareem

  • Eagles vs Chiefs is here, Hurts vs Maholmes
  • The Kelce brothers Bowl; Travis and Jason
  • Lebron James makes history; surpasses Kareem

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Bengals fan outraged; Niners want more QB roster space; Tom Brady retires, again...

  • Fred and Mike get caught up on the NFL playoffs from Championship weekend
  • Tom Brady retires... again.
  • Talks of expanding roster size to allow teams to carry 3 quarterbacks after Niners lose only 2 healthy QBs vs Eagles
  • Pro Bowl getting stale

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

NFL Championship Sunday Preview

  • Fred and Mike get caught up on the NFL playoffs
  • Bengals, Chiefs, Eagles, and Niners
  • Will Tom Brady retire?

Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Hijinks on set with Fred & Mike; Georgia National Champs; Damar Hamlin discharged

  • Fred and Mike get to know one another; Rimshot Please?
  • Magic Water bottle trick Part 2
  • Discussion on the College Football National Championship
  • Damar Hamlin discharged from hospital in Buffalo, back home with family
  • Fan questions, photos, and more

Wednesday, January 4, 2023

Damar Hamlin; Chuck Hughes; Sammy Davis Jr

  • Damar Hamlin showing signs of improvement

  • Chuck Hughes died on field for Detroit Lions in 1971 

  • Fond memories working with Sammy Davis Jr