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SSHP Podcast 22: Lurker Laura and the 2005 White Sox

Some frank talk on the changes to baseball in 2020, and some celebratory recollections of the 2005 White Sox.

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SSHP Podcast 21: baseball bracketology

Live from Florida, it’s a deep dive into Owen Schoenfeld’s baseball bracketology, including sleepers for 2020 and some upset specials — most centering around the truncated season ahead.

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SSHP Podcast 20: 2020 promotions

Want to know when to receive a free Buster Posey neck pillow? Circular beach towel … in Cleveland? Something called a … sleeveless hoodie? Tune in, and learn.

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SSHP Podcast 19: Yoán Moncada extension

James Fox hops on to talk with Brett Ballantini about his latest scoop, breaking the Yoán Moncada contract extension, and lots of other spring training stuff.

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SSHP Podcast 18: Chuck Garfien

The voice of NBC Sports baseball hops on with us to talk early Cactus League trends, including the darling of camp, Yermín Mercedes.

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Podcast 17: Yolmer Sánchez, and more Cactus chat

Some concentrated Yolmer Sánchez talk, as well as a bit of Sanders fan bio and our takes on how the Cactus League has progressed to date.

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Podcast 16: The Cactus League goes boom! (thx Eloy y Luis)

Another weekend of on-site coverage from Sean Williams leads to more Cactus League talk on the podcast!

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SSHP Podcast 15: Less meatball, more sauce

We’re talking spring training, how to be a White Sox fan, crosstown fans, and how wearing pants can generate run production for the offense.

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SSHP Podcast 14: Cactus League opener!

A podcast from Actual Baseball Games, as we check in down south to talk about the victorious Cactus League opener for the White Sox.

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SSHP Podcast 13: Spring training begins!

Happy spring training! Let’s catch up with all the awesomeness that the kickoff of Cactus time provides!

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SSHP Podcast 12: Helmet nachos, PECOTA projections, and the small hurdle incident

Yes, there’s anticipation for the coming season, as spring training opens. But there’s also a host of new possible team promotions, site Patreon benefits and philosophical underpinnings discussed. Plus, a cameo from Mr. Wendal.

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SSHP Podcast 11: Can the defense rest?

Leigh Allan hops on the podcast to talk defense, strikeouts, and the audacity of hope.

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SSHP Podcast 10: The Continuing Story of Bumbling Astros … and Minnie makes the Hall!

Tune in for a fun discussion on the ongoing cheating scandal, as well as SSHP HOF results!

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SSHP Podcast 9: The Houston Asterisks

Colleen Sullivan joins Brett Ballantini for a robust discussion of the penalties levied by MLB on the Houston Astros, as well as Hall of Fame voting.

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast 8: The return of the Black Sox Brothers!

It’s the BSBP debut, with hot stove talk, pet cameos, and thigh talk!

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast No. 7: Jerry Reinsdorf can’t take it with him

The Cat comes back: But as relief pitcher or beer vendor? (Wikipedia) In what can only be termed a rollicking Hit…

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast No. 6: Luis Robert, welcome to the South Side!

James Fox, South Side Hit Pen managing editor who broke the Luis Robert extension story 10 days ago and confirmed the extension today, jumps on the the Emergency Pantera Network podcast to talk Robert, the no-risk nature of the extension, and bullpen help going forward.

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast No. 5: The Puig streak continues

Brett Ballantini and Scott Reichard assess the current state of the Sox, with five free agents on board and a few weaknesses left to patch.

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast 4: The Stove is running Hot

Brett Ballantini and Joe Resis discuss a scorching Hot Stove for the White Sox, with the free agent signings of Dallas Keuchel and Gio González.

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast: Episode 3

Nomar Mazara? A dwindling list of free agent pitchers? A new 2020 season slogan for Brooks Boyer? It’s all here, in the latest podcast.

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast: Episode 2

Episode 2 features editor-in-chief Brett Ballantini and writer Leonard Gore talking will-he-won’t-he-Marcell Ozuna, Marcell Polo, Yaz Grandal, Yoshitomo Tsutsugo, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Ken Williams, Wiffleball in the house, humor in baseball, and fanfic-on-demand.

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast: Episode 1

Try not to shed a tiny tear as we talk about “No. 1 free agent target” Zack Wheeler. We also pump up the volume on Yasiel Puig, take a victory lap with Yasmani Grandal, and work the mailbag.

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