The Drive: July 21th, 2:45pm – Baseball Corner

  • Nick talks about his cubs because, of course…

The Drive: July 19th, 2pm – Nick is here, so we’re talking baseball

  • The Omaha Storm Chasers just became more interesting than the Kansas City Royals

The Drive: July 15th, 3:25pm – MLB Draft oddities

  • Some real strange happenings with players getting drafted by MLB teams

The Drive: July 13th, 3:25pm – Drew Christo says he is headed to Nebraska

  • Let’s go
  • He probably made it clear to teams that he really wanted to go to college
  • Spencer Schwellenbach, Cade Povich, and Cam Wynne all drafted in the MLB draft, what does the draft say about your program?
  • Is it that guys are getting drafted because of more exposure/game value, or is that why the teams were getting high exposure because the guys were good?
  • This is something to wonder about in all Husker sports

The Drive: July 13th, 2pm – The Derby was awesome

  • Let it be in Colorado every year. Do metal bats
  • Is there a way we can make it a little bit more presentable? Maybe the time thing isn’t the best?
  • They had distances and live stat cast info for a few home runs. At least give us the live distance
  • Poor Salvador Perez

The Drive: July 12th, 5:45pm – Home Run Derby picks

  • Who we got winning?
  • Who hits it the furthest?
  • How far is the farthest ball hit?

The Drive: July 12th, 5pm – This is a bad sports week but there are some things

  • Home Run derby
  • NBA Finals
  • Memorable Home Run derby moments
  • What would a 1972 person think about all the stuff on TV now

The Drive: July 12th, 4:45pm – More on how the MLB Draft works

  • More information on why MLB teams take high schoolers instead of college players

The Drive: July 12th, 4:25pm – People need to understand some things about the MLB Draft

  • They’re trying to make it more of an event. Which is cool. Makes a lot of sense. Boo the commish, that whole thing
  • Then you remember the MLB Draft works DIFFERENT. Teams draft based on signability That’s the wrinkle that other sports don’t have
  • It’s not really fun or digestible for the general baseball fan

The Drive: July 12th, 2pm – Welcome to the most dry sports week of the calendar

  • Senior Open
  • Ohtani will be amazing
  • MLB Draft
  • Schaefers wedding was lovely
  • So how about that storm

The Drive: July 9th, 3:25pm – Padres Pitcher

  • Padres pitcher hits a grand slam after being called up

The Drive: July 8th, 4:45pm – Drunk Segment

  • John Sterling calls a replay homerun
  • Why aren’t broadcasters in stadiums?