Payoff Pitch Podcast


Episode 32: Recapping Division Round, Previewing Championship Round

Max and Sahil talk about the diverging states of the Red Sox and Yankees and preview the ALCS (0:30) before diving into the National League (16:00).


Episode 31: Playoff Preview

Max and Sahil break down each postseason series and give their picks for the World Series.


Episode 30: AL MVP, Are the Cubs Being Slept On?

In this episode, Max and Sahil break down whether Aaron Judge or Jose Altuve is more deserving of the AL MVP (0:15), the AL Wild Card game matchup (7:00), an update on David Price in the Red Sox bullpen (10:00), and talk about why the Cubs are being slept on (16:15).


Episode 29: Dodgers Sliding, Indians Red Hot

In this episode, Max and Sahil discuss the Dodgers’ skid (0:15), the power of the Nationals (11:00), the Indians’ hot stretch (13:00), and the Red Sox woes heading into the postseason (16:00).


Episode 28: Handicapping the September Pennant Races

In the first episode of September, Max and Sahil handicap the close pennant races beginning with the AL East (0:30), AL Wild Card (12:00), and NL Wild Card (17:30).


Episode 27: Will Stanton get to 60?

In this edition, Max and Sahil discuss Giancarlo Stanton’s epic season and its impact moving forward (0:15), David Wright’s career arc (11:00) and other news and notes around baseball (17:00).


Episode 26: Chapman Shift, NL MVP Race

This week, Max opens up by talking about the Aroldis Chapman role change (0:15), the Curtis Granderson move and its impact on the Dodgers (5:00), the NL MVP race (10:00), and answers a couple Twitter questions (18:15).