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MLB Radio Archives: 02/2006
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Around the Minors
MLB.com Fantasy 411
  Feb 28, 2006
Baseball Today

RBI Youth Program Founder John Young talks about the opening of the first Urban Youth Academy in Compton, California
Astros reporter Alyson Footer rates Roger Clemens' preseason stuff and his chances of returning to the team after May 1
Correspondent Vinny Micucci takes a look at the Reds in Sarasota

Around the Minors with Mayo

Brewers pitching prospect Zach Jackson talks about his hopes in breaking the big league roster soon
Brewers prospect Tony Gwynn Jr. talks about his work ethic and looking forward to playing in the Majors
Portland Sea Dogs manager Todd Claus talks about the players he's looking forward to working with

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Correspondent Brian McRae reports on the latest from Diamondbacks camp
Columnist Mike Bauman looks at why Buck O'Neil was not part of this year's Hall of Fame class from the Negro Leagues

Under the Lights

Correspondent Casey Stern reports from Mets camp on the state of the rotation and whether or not they are the team to beat in the NL East
Pirates reporter Ed Eagle discusses shortstop Jack Wilson's contract extension and Kip Wells' injury

  Feb 27, 2006
Baseball Today

Bruce Markusen from the Baseball Hall of Fame provides some background on the candidates on this year's Negro Leagues ballot
National writer Jim Street checks up on Barry Bonds in Giants camp and looks at where Roger Clemens may end up
Correspondent Vinny Micucci takes a look at the Toronto Blue Jays
Correspondent Vinny Micucci switches his view to the Philadelphia Philles

MLB.com Fantasy 411

MLB.com Fantasy 411 for February 27, 2006

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

The Baseball Hall of Fame announces the induction of 17 new members from the Negro Leagues
Correspondent Brian McRae reports from Rockies and White Sox camps
Sports Weekly's Paul White offers his take on Ken Williams' comments and Gary Sheffield's contract situation
KOGO radio's Craig Elsten provides a rundown of NL West camps so far

Under the Lights

Correspondent Casey Stern reports on Richard Hidalgo in Orioles camp and whether the Birds can make a move in the AL East this year
White Sox reporter Scott Merkin updates the latest developments in the Frank Thomas-Ken Williams saga and talks about the new players on the team
Fantasy 411's Cory Schwartz stresses the importance of building up depth at each position in your draft and keeping up with the waiver wire during the season

  Feb 24, 2006
Baseball Today

Correspondent Ben Platt talks about new Dodgers skipper Grady Little's influence in camp so far and the health of Eric Gagne
Nationals reporter Bill Ladson comments on the continuing Alfonso Soriano controversy and the rise of third baseman Ryan Zimmerman
Correspondent Vinny Micucci sums up the first week of Spring Training in Florida

  Feb 23, 2006
Baseball Today

Nationals manager Frank Robinson on his 50th anniversary in baseball and the Nats' upcoming season
Phillies broadcaster Scott Franzke talks about his new position in Philadelphia
Correspondent Vinny Micucci updates the latest from the Yankees' facility in Tampa, Florida

MLB.com Fantasy 411

The MLB.com Fantasy 411 for February 23, 2006

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Correspondent Brian McRae reports from Giants camp
Mets broadcaster Ed Coleman talks about his days working with Curt Gowdy and reports from Port St. Lucie
Padres pitcher Clay Hensley on his 2005 season, his role for 2006 and what he likes about Spring Training

Under the Lights

Correspondent Ben Platt reports from Cardinals camp on the turnover for the Redbirds and the new Busch Stadium
Mariners reporter Doug Miller talks about Kenji Johjima's transition to the Majors and the young players in camp

  Feb 22, 2006
El Mundo de las Grandes Ligas

El Mundo de las Grandes Ligas para el 22 de febrero de 2006

Baseball Today

Former Red Sox manager Joe Morgan remembers his days in the dugout and talks about his induction to the Red Sox Hall of Fame
National columnist Mike Bauman on Alfonso Soriano in the World Baseball Classic and Frick Award winner Gene Elston
MLB Radio's Vinny Micucci reports from Devil Rays camp
Dodgers second baseman Jeff Kent talks about the changes made this past offseason

GM Corner

Astros GM Tim Purpura comments on the status of Roger Clemens, Jeff Bagwell and the team coming into Spring Training
Indians assistant GM Chris Antonetti on the upside of young IF Andy Marte and if Guillermo Mota will pan out in the bullpen in 2006
Braves GM John Schuerholz talks about his team's amazing string of division titles
Dodgers GM Ned Colletti talks about his first Spring Training with the team and how he sees it coming together

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Correspondent Brian McRae checks in from his tour of Rangers and Royals camps
National writer Barry M. Bloom on Barry Bonds' first day of Spring Training
LaVelle Neal of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports on Twins camp and the latest on the stadium deal
Curt Smith, author of Voices of the Game shares some thoughts of Curt Gowdy and Gene Elston, among others

Under the Lights

Yankees reporter Mark Feinsand sums up the contract status of Mike Mussina and Gary Sheffield and talks about whether Al Leiter will continue to play
Correspondent Ben Platt reports from Nationals camp

  Feb 21, 2006
Baseball Today

Correspondent Vinny Micucci updates the latest from Detroit Tigers camp in Lakeland
Braves starting pitcher Tim Hudson on the team's chances of keeping their streak of division titles intact
Ken Rosenthal of The Sporting News talks about Manny Ramirez reporting late to Spring Training and lists his surprise teams for 2006
Rangers radio broadcaster Victor Rojas talks about the starting rotation and hitting coach Rudy Jaramillo's leave of absence

Around the Minors with Mayo

New Tulsa Drillers manager Stu Cole talks about his new position and the players he feels will make an impact on his club this season
Braves prospect Jarrod Saltalamacchia plots his course through the team's farm system
Lowell Spinners GM Tim Bawmann and SI Yankees AGM Gary Perone on some rivaling promotions between the two minor league clubs

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Darryl Hamilton comments on Gene Elston receiving the Ford C. Frick Award for 2006
Correspondent Brian McRae reports from A's camp
Red Sox broadcaster Joe Castiglione remembers his predecessor in the Boston booth, sportcasting legend Curt Gowdy
Hall of Fame inductee Gene Elston reflects on his career
Paul White of Sports Weekly talks World Baseball Classic and Manny Ramirez

Under the Lights

Correspondent Ben Platt talks about the return of Eric Gagne to the Dodgers and the youth in Indians camp
Braves outfielder Jeff Francoeur talks about the adjustments he expects to make in his second year in the Majors
Astros closer Brad Lidge takes a look at the Astros team he last saw together in October

  Feb 17, 2006
Baseball Today

MSBL-MABL Founder and National President Steven Sigler on how the league came into being and the camaraderie involved as well
Mets beat writer Marty Noble reports from Port St. Lucie

Around the Minors with Mayo

Onetime baseball prospect Willie O'Ree on the challenges he faced playing baseball and becoming the first African-American to play in the National Hockey League
Salem Avalanche skipper Jim Pankovits talks about his new position managing in the Carolina League

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Red Sox correspondent Mike Petraglia on the impact that Jonathan Papelbon may make and how Coco Crisp will handle Boston in 2006
Royals pitcher Andy Sisco talks about his off-season and the approach he will take when he steps on the mound in 2006

Under the Lights

Marlins reporter Joe Frisaro on the search for a new place to call home and what moves Florida may make before the season
Tigers reporter Jason Beck on what impact rookie hurler Justin Verlander will have and if Pudge Rodriguez will face an increased workload

  Feb 16, 2006
MLB.com Fantasy 411

The Fantasy Opening Day Preview Show for February 16, 2006

MLB.com Fantasy 411

Director of fantasy baseball Gregg Klayman talks about some of the new fantasy games available on MLB.com this year
Jonathan Mayo of Around the Minors rates the prospects that may prove to be impact fantasy players in 2006

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Angels broadcaster Jose Mota looks at the potential impact Jeff Weaver may have on the rotation
Nationals reporter Bill Ladson says the team is better off not signing Sammy Sosa
WFAN's Yankees reporter Sweeny Murti checks up on Carl Pavano's status and other news out of camp
MLB.com's fantasy director Gregg Klayman previews the 2006 fantasy season

Under the Lights

Mike Siano of MLB.com Fantasy 411 provides some tips for fantasy players in 2006
Rockies reporter Thomas Harding on the youth in Colorado and the new outlook of the team heading into Spring Training
Pirates reporter Ed Eagle looks at the starting rotation as it stands right now and when fans can expect to see young slugger Brad Eldred in the Majors

  Feb 15, 2006
El Mundo de las Grandes Ligas

El Mundo de las Grandes Ligas para el 15 de febrero de 2006

Baseball Today

Marcus Hayes of the Philadelphia Daily News on the trade rumors surrounding RF Bobby Abreu and the question marks in the rotation
White Sox reporter Scott Merkin talks about the team's trip to the White House and the state of the franchise heading into Spring Training

GM Corner

Angels VP of Public Relations Tim Mead announces the signing of Jeff Weaver
Phillies GM Pat Gillick breaks down the offseason and discusses the use of scouting and statistical analysis in evaluating talent
Former Pirates reliever Kent Tekulve talks about his new scouting job with his old team

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Pirates pitcher C.J. Nitkowski calls in as he drives from Houston to Bradenton, Fla. to report for Spring Training
National reporter Barry M. Bloom talks World Baseball Classic, Barry Bonds, Hideki Matsui and Sammy Sosa
Tigers outfielder Nook Logan on getting ready for Spring Training

Under the Lights

Red Sox reporter Ian Browne talks about the new inductees to the Red Sox Hall of Fame and whether Boston can come back strong in 2006

  Feb 14, 2006
Baseball Today

Astros senior director of professional scouting Paul Ricciarini discusses his work on the Caribbean Series and how he will scout the WBC
Mark Whicker of the Orange County Register talks about the new TV deal between the Angels and FSN and the team's offseason

Around the Minors with Mayo

Lakeland Tigers manager Mike Rojas previews the Florida State League and the up-and-coming prospects in the Detroit system

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

USA Baseball presents the 30-man roster for the World Baseball Classic
Team USA general manager Bob Watson discusses the selection process for the final Team USA roster
Red Sox broadcaster and former second baseman Jerry Remy on being inducted into the Red Sox Hall of Fame
Reds broadcaster Chris Welsh discusses the Adam Dunn contract and the influence of new owner Bob Castellini

Under the Lights

Bob Klapisch of the Bergen Record talks about Al Leiter not playing in the World Baseball Classic and whether the Mets can take the New York spotlight away from the Yankees in 2006
Brewers reporter Adam McCalvy talks about Ben Sheets and Bill Hall not playing for Team USA and the state of the franchise heading into Spring Training

  Feb 13, 2006
Baseball Today

Mark Zuckerman of the Washington Times talks about Sammy Sosa contemplating retirement after not being offered a guaranteed contract by the Nationals
National writer Jim Street on how the World Baseball Classic will give international players exposure that they would not otherwise receive, opening doors to opportunities in MLB

MLB.com Roundtable

The MLB.com Roundtable for February 13, 2006

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Mark Stern of WTEM radio in Washington debates whether it is worth offering Sammy Sosa a guaranteed deal and gauges the fan interest in having Sammy on the Nationals
Sports Weekly's Paul White talks about the task new Reds GM Wayne Krivsky has in front of him and why it took so long to finalize the stadium deal in D.C.
Rockies center fielder Cory Sullivan on his offseason, his approach to leading off and playing in Coors Field
Craig Elsten of KOGO radio in San Diego talks about how the Padres held it together last year and what Mike Piazza will bring to the table in 2006

Under the Lights

Phillies reporter Ken Mandel on the logjam at third base and the question marks in the bullpen
Marc Lancaster of the Cincinnati Post looks at the signing of Scott Hatteberg and whether that renders Adam Dunn expendable

  Feb 10, 2006
Baseball Today

Dodgers skipper Grady Little talks about Eric Gagne's progress and shares thoughts on the team going into Spring Training
Dodgers closer Eric Gagne reports on the progress of his rehab and being honored by RBI
Cubs reporter Carrie Muskat looks at the makeup of the team going into camp, especially the new trio in the outfield
Jeff Blair of The Globe and Mail in Toronto talks about fan excitement about the new-look Blue Jays heading into Spring Training

Around the Minors with Mayo

South Bend Silver Hawks manager Mark Haley talks about the Midwest League and the prospects in the Diamondbacks' system
Jim Callis of Baseball America and Deric McKamey of Baseball HQ join Jonathan Mayo in a roundtable discussion on the best prospects in the game

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

External affairs manager for the City of Anaheim John James Nicoletti explains the city's position in the lawsuit over the Angels' name
Astros broadcaster Carl Dukes updates the latest on Jeff Bagwell and comments on how Roger Clemens' presence in the World Baseball Classic will stimulate fan interest in the tournament
Chicago Tribune columnist Phil Rogers talks about Carlos Lee's request for a long-term deal and shares his thoughts on the third deck at McAfee Coliseum in Oakland being closed
Columnist Mike Bauman weighs in on the Angels winning the Anaheim lawsuit and explains why the Astros are playing hardball with Bagwell
A's reporter Mychael Urban explains the reasoning behind closing off the third deck in McAfee Coliseum and previews the team going into Spring Training

Under the Lights

Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch talks about the Cardinals' offseason and looks ahead to Spring Training
Angels reporter Mike Scarr on the issues surrounding the team's name and whether or not Jeff Weaver is in the plans

  Feb 9, 2006
Baseball Today

Giants reporter Rich Draper talks about Barry Bonds' decision not to play in the World Baseball Classic and whether the team's starting rotation will hold up in 2006
Reds reporter Mark Sheldon on new GM Wayne Krivsky's plans to bring winning baseball back to the Queen City

MLB.com Fantasy 411

The MLB.com Fantasy 411 for February 9, 2006

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

New Reds GM Wayne Krivsky talks about getting the job and his plans for the ballclub in 2006
Marlins reporter Joe Frisaro looks at the young players the team will rely on this year
Pirates pitcher C.J. Nitkowski talks about his hopes to make the club and his upcoming long drive to Spring Training

Todd McFarlane Show

The Todd McFarlane Show for February 9, 2006

Under the Lights

Nationals reporter Bill Ladson touches on Alfonso Soriano's arbitration case, the starting rotation and the new stadium lease in D.C.

  Feb 8, 2006
El Mundo de las Grandes Ligas

El Mundo de las Grandes Ligas para el 8 de febrero de 2006

Baseball Today

D.C. Sports and Entertainment Committee Chairman Mark Tuohey on the deliberations that led to a vote favoring the latest stadium deal in Washington
Astros director of pitching development Dewey Robinson explains the scope of his new position and looks at the wealth of talent in his team's farm system
Indians assistant GM Chris Antonetti on the team's continuing efforts to build a winner and the offseason deals made towards that end

GM Corner

Pirates manager Jim Tracy looks forward to the upcoming season
Dodgers great Ron Cey talks about the 25th anniversary of the 1981 championship season and his versatility when playing the infield

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Padres catcher Mike Piazza explains why he signed in San Diego, talks about his time with the Mets and being a married man
Dallas Morning News writer Gerry Fraley talks about the possibility of Roger Clemens signing with the Rangers and the offseason moves by GM Jon Daniels
National reporter Barry Bloom updates the D.C. stadium deal and the latest with the Marlins' and Twins' ballpark efforts
Orioles pitcher Jim Brower on signing in Baltimore and participating in the 18-inning game during the 2005 NLDS

Under the Lights

New Reds GM Wayne Krivsky is introduced to the Cincinnati media
White Sox reporter Scott Merkin talks about the Jose Contreras trade rumors and where Brandon McCarthy will fit on the pitching staff
Blue Jays reporter Jordan Bastian looks at the potential impact of the Bengie Molina signing and what position Eric Hinske will play in 2006

  Feb 7, 2006
Baseball Today

Billy Sample reports from the Caribbean Series on the intensity of play and the passion shown by fans in Venezuela
Author Stephen Borelli discusses his new book How About That! The Life of Mel Allen
Ken Rosenthal of the Sporting News talks about the impact Bengie Molina will have in Toronto and if the NL West will be better in 2006

Around the Minors with Mayo

New Rome Braves manager Randy Ingle talks about his time in the Braves organization as well as the patience involved in working with the young prospects
Billy Sample looks at some of the young players catching scouts' attention in the Caribbean Series
Young Indians outfielder Franklin Gutierrez talks about playing in the Caribbean Series and looks forward to the regular season
Prospective Marlins shortstop Hanley Ramirez looks forward to competing for a job in Florida and is eager to get the season started
Mariners catching prospect Rene Rivera talks about the intensity of the Caribbean Series and his hopes of playing in the Majors

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Reds broadcaster Steve Stewart updates the GM search and new owner Robert Castellini's plans for the club
Yankees reporter Mark Feinsand discusses the process of filling out the bullpen and Ron Guidry's transition to full-time pitching coach
Casey Stern provides an update from the Caribbean Series
LaVelle Neal of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune breaks down the latest developments in the Twins' quest for a new stadium

Under the Lights

Tigers reporter Jason Beck discusses how a good Tiger team may or may not help stimulate interest in Detroit's downtown
Orioles reporter Spencer Fordin looks at how quickly pitching coach Leo Mazzone may have an effect on the staff and whether it will be enough to compete in the AL East

  Feb 6, 2006
Baseball Today

Diamondbacks reporter Steve Gilbert takes a look at some of the young players expected to make an impression in 2006
National writer Jim Street comments on the conflicts between the World Baseball Classic and Spring Training as well as the best and worst of the offseason

MLB.com Roundtable

The MLB.com Roundtable for February 6, 2006

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Padres catcher Mike Piazza is introduced to the San Diego media
Sports Weekly's Paul White comments on the Caribbean Series, the Twins' stadium status and the next collective bargaining agreement
Casey Stern reports from the Caribbean Series
Beaver County Times writer John Perrotto talks about Pittsburgh's response to the Steelers' Super Bowl win and how it may carry over into the Pirates' season
Craig Elsten of KOGO radio on the excitement in San Diego surrounding Piazza's signing and the Padres' chances of making it back to the postseason

Under the Lights

Rangers reporter T.R. Sullivan looks at how realistic a chance the team has of landing Roger Clemens and how the bullpen will shape up
Royals reporter Dick Kaegel sums up the anticipated impact of the offseason additions and how the starting rotation looks right now

  Feb 3, 2006
Baseball Today

Reporter Jesse Sanchez updates developments in the Caribbean World Series
Crystal Evola of the Oakland Press in Michigan breaks down the Tigers roster going into the 2006 season

Around the Minors with Mayo

Rockies prospect Ian Stewart looks forward to big-league camp and the 2006 season after an up-and-down 2005
Author Bruce Adelson talks about his new book Brushing Back Jim Crow on how some black Minor Leaguers intersected with the civil rights movement

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Nationals reporter Bill Ladson on who will play second base on Opening Day and the possible signing of Sammy Sosa
Marlins center fielder Chris Aguila talks about getting ready to take the reins in center field and his outlook for 2006

Under the Lights

Brewers reporter Adam McCalvy talks about the youngsters in Milwaukee, Bill Hall's role and whether Ben Sheets will participate in the World Baseball Classic
Mariners reporter Doug Miller on the development of young pitcher Felix Hernandez and Mike Morse's adjustment to the outfield

  Feb 2, 2006
Baseball Today

Phil Rogers of the Chicago Tribune on Ichiro's feelings regarding the Mariners and whether Ronny Cedeno can be the Cubs' shortstop in 2006
Rockies reporter Thomas Harding updates the health status of Clint Barmes heading into the season and the team's confidence level

MLB.com Fantasy 411

Mike and Cory discuss the signing of Mike Piazza in San Diego
Cory Schwartz unveils his list of 12 pitchers to watch in 2006

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Yankees reporter Mark Feinsand on Robinson Cano not participating in the World Baseball Classic and whether Andy Pettitte is likely to return to New York in 2007
Rick Hummel of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch provides an outlook on the 2006 Cardinals
Braves broadcaster Bob Rathbun on Roger McDowell's minicamp and Tim Hudson's decision not to play in the Classic
Toronto Star writer Richard Griffin weighs in on the McGwire Hall of Fame debate and the Jays' courting of free-agent catcher Bengie Molina

Under the Lights

Twins reporter Kelly Thesier talks about Minnesota's expectations from young shortstop Jason Bartlett and whether Justin Morneau will bounce back in 2006
MLB.com feature reporter Justice Hill talks about dwindling African-American representation in baseball and the lack of interest in black history

  Feb 1, 2006
El Mundo de las Grandes Ligas

El Mundo de las Grandes Ligas para el 1 de febrero de 2006

Baseball Today

Sarah Tully of the Orange County Register discusses the court case surrounding the Angels' name change from Anaheim to Los Angeles
Orioles broadcaster Jim Hunter talks about the turbulent offseason in Baltimore and whether Javy Lopez will be traded

GM Corner

Former big leaguer Eric Karros shares his thoughts on former teammate Mike Piazza joining the Padres and how he'll do in San Diego
Interim Reds GM Brad Kullman on the change in ownership and the renewed commitment to winning in Cincinnati

Stayin' Hot with Seth and Bone

Astros broadcaster Bill Brown comments on the Jeff Bagwell situation and how this may affect the club over the course of the season
New A's broadcaster Vince Cottroneo on getting back in the booth and how the team looks compared to the rest of the AL West
National reporter Barry Bloom looks at Cuba's roster for the WBC and the Reds' search for a permanent GM
MLB.com commentator Brian McRae talks about Black History Month and MLB's progress on minority hiring

Under the Lights

Devil Rays reporter Bill Chastain talks about the possible name change for the franchise and how the team will realistically fare in 2006
Marcus Hayes of the Philadelphia Daily News on the acquisition of Arthur Rhodes and the overall improvement in the bullpen