Friday, July 13, 2012

The Summer Heats Up, 7/13/12

Listen to "Around the Nest, Volume 9"

Hosted by the Dunedin Blue Jays' Craig Durham and the Lansing Lugnuts' Jesse Goldberg-Strassler.

This week's advancements - A new logo for the show, courtesy of Craig/Vince in Dunedin; a new website courtesy of Keaton in Lansing; and a new hashtag (#AroundTheNest).

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Show rundown:
  • A quick forum on the Royals' fans booing Robinson Cano in the Home Run Derby.
  • New Hampshire broadcaster Tom Gauthier on the Fisher Cats' performances in the Eastern League All-Star Game.
  • Las Vegas broadcaster Russ Langer on the latest news from the 51s, David Cooper, Yan Gomes, Joel Carreno, and Jamie Moyer.
  • Tom Gauthier rejoins Craig to discuss the Fisher Cats' games against the Portland Sea Dogs and their rehabbing Major Leaguers, the promotion of Aaron Loup, and new starter Matt Wright.
  • Alexis Brudnicki of and Baseball America on the Lugnuts' big three of Aaron Sanchez, Noah Syndergaard, and Justin Nicolino approaching the trade deadline.
  • Lansing's Jesse Goldberg-Strassler and Keaton Gillogly on the likelihood that Sanchez, Syndergaard and Nicolino will be promoted to Dunedin.
  • A caller asks about Sean Nolin, with Craig Durham providing the answer.
  • The Vancouver Canadians' Andrew Forsyth on Marcus Stroman, Balbino Fuenmayor, Jorge Flores, Matt Johnson and Ian Kadish.
  • Craig answers a Twitter question about Koby Clemens.
  • Bluefield's James Smyth on the Blue Jays' recent spate of heartbreaking losses, Joe Musgrove, Roberto Osuna, Kevin Comer and Jacob Anderson.
  • Craig wraps up the show with a Dunedin summation.

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