Baseball Tonight with Buster Olney

ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney leads the baseball discussion alongside other top analysts.

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Kiley McDaniel on Round 1 of the Draft; Mark McGwire on the '98 Home Run Chase

Kiley McDaniel joins Buster to review the first round of the MLB Draft, discussing what the Orioles did at No. 2, Austin Martin sliding to No. 5, the biggest head scratching pick, the best player still left on the board, and the latest battleground betwe


 2020-06-11  40m

Former MLB Pitcher Andy Benes on Giving Up HRs to McGwire and Sosa in '98

Longtime MLB pitcher Andy Benes joins Buster to discuss giving up home runs to Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa in the summer of 1998 (16:00). Benes talks about his scouting reports on McGwire and Sosa, fans and teammates watching McGwire's batting practice,


 2020-06-10  55m

Bleacher Tweeters on Baseball Restart Talks, Vanderbilt Head Coach Tim Corbin

An All-Star lineup of Bleacher Tweeters join Buster to discuss how they feel about the stalled restart talks between players and owners, and how it impacts their feelings as consumers of Major League Baseball (3:16). Plus, Vanderbilt head coach Tim Corbi


 2020-06-09  44m

Kiley McDaniel Previews the MLB Draft

Kiley McDaniel joins Buster to talk about how his preparation for the draft is different with the pandemic, how teams are gathering information on players, drafting strategy with only five rounds, teams possibly avoiding paying for draft picks and the sc


 2020-06-08  44m

Tim Kurkjian on His Daily Baseball Fix, Bad Blood Between Players and MLB

Tim Kurkjian joins Buster to talk about the process behind his Daily Baseball Fix (2:23). Then the guys express disbelief and embarrassment at the state restart negotiations between players and the league, and discuss how the disagreements between the tw


 2020-06-05  34m

Clinton Yates on Baseball Cards, The Lerners, Players Who Might Sit Out

Clinton Yates talks to Buster about what baseball cards mean to him and his shrine to the "average black player," why it would be worse for baseball to start and not finish rather than not playing at all, and the Lerner family reverse course on docking m


 2020-06-04  37m

Jesse Rogers on His Interview with Cubs Owner Tom Ricketts

Jesse Rogers talks to Buster about his interview with Cubs owner Tom Ricketts, including why Rogers believes Ricketts doesn't have a lot cash of on-hand, the near future for the team with big contract decisions looming, the 18-month problem for baseball,


 2020-06-03  23m

Eduardo Pérez on The Lack of Trust Between Players and Owners

Eduardo Pérez talks to Buster about his early mornings calling KBO games, including how many times he hits snooze before waking up. Then the guys get into MLB's idea of a 50-game season, the owners' "lump of cash" strategy and the lack of trust between p


 2020-06-02  46m

Jeff Passan on MLBPA's Return-To-Play Proposal

Jeff Passan joins Buster to dive into the weeds on the MLBPA's return-to-play proposal sent to the owners (4:09). The guys discuss what the reaction will be from the owners, deferrals as a fig leaf from the players, at-risk players sitting out and still


 2020-06-01  45m

"The Roy Halladay Story" Producers Brian Rivera and Mike Ferrall on Halladay's Wife, His Anxiety and Pitchers Using Painkillers

The producers of the E:60 special "Imperfect: The Roy Halladay Story" Brian Rivera and Mike Ferrall join Buster to talk about the program, including why Brandi Halladay chose to participate in the story, Halladay's fear of failure, his sense of humor, wh


 2020-05-29  46m