Effectively Wild Episode 1189: Season Preview Series: Giants and Athletics


On a Bay Area edition of EW’s season-preview series, Ben Lindbergh and Jeff Sullivan banter about the resolution of their free-agent-contracts draft, the Lance Lynn, Neil Walker, and Jake Arrieta signings, the offseason market in review, and a Stephen Hawking baseball connection, then preview the 2018 Giants (32:07) with SB Nation’s Grant Brisbee, and the 2018 Athletics (1:07:20) with the San Francisco Chronicle’s Susan Slusser.

Audio intro: The Breeders, "Spacewoman"
Audio interstitial 1: Marbles, "Grant Me the Day"
Audio interstitial 2: The Jayhawks, "Black-Eyed Susan"
Audio outro: Metronomy, "The Bay"

Link to EW competitions and drafts spreadsheet
Link to Travis Sawchik’s table on free agency’s middle class
Link to Banished To The Pen season preview posts

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6 years ago

Brisbee on Bumgarner: “Best shape of his life”

Giants mid-season teardown/rebuild confirmed.