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Starting 9

373 EpisodesProduced by Barstool SportsWebsite

MLB legend Jake Arrieta & Barstool Carl bring their colorful and intense personalities to the public in this Barstool Sports show. Focusing on MLB but touching pop culture, life and everything in between. New episodes every Tuesday and Thursday.You can find every episode of this show on Apple Podcas… read more


Episode 003: MLB Has A Changeup Problem + Weekly Awards

On Episode 003 of Starting 9, Jake & Carl dive into the "Top 9" biggest stories in the MLB around the week, including Hunter Green's No Hitter that resulted in a loss, a historic chase for the MLB record in cycles, the first major firing of the season, the Mets lose their first series & more. The guys give out Weekly Awards as well as introducing a new segment "Headin' Out West". We finish off with some personal questions from the audience to Jake. 00:23-8:45 Weekend Recap Jakes Experience At MLB Game Post Career 8:45- Top 9 Hunter Green No Hitter 8:45-11:16 Christian Yelich Cycle 11:16-14:02 Yankees On Fire 14:02- 17:10 Royals Hitting Coach Fired 17:10-22:22 Bryce Harper 22:22-23:54 Astros 11 Game Win Streak 23:54-26:46 Mariners Potential? 26:46-28:54 Mets First Series Loss 28:54-30:25 Jesse Winker vs Mets 30:25-33:42 Weekly Awards: -Dude of The Week 33:42-35:05 -Bag of The Week 35:05-38:22 -Bald Guy of The Week 38:22-40:42 Jake New Outlook On Stats 40:42-54:52 Way Too Early Trade Speculation? (Red Sox, Nats, Dodgers, Rangers) 54:52-01:08:00 Heading’ Out West (Left Handed Pitchers) 01:08:00-01:17:32 Ask Jake 01:17:32-01:31:30

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