Hardball Society

Why MLB has struck gold; Plus, entertaining college coach Tracy Smith (ep. 3)



On this episode of Hardball Society, Phil Mackey (1500 ESPN Twin Cities) and Justin Musil (pro scout, founder of Elite Sports Advising) discuss what MLB can learn from its current playoff format -- why it works, and why it could help jolt baseball. Plus, the boys visit Arizona State University for a chat with one of the most entertaining and knowledgeable baseball coaches in the country, Tracy Smith. Tracy tells a great ejection story, tells us about Kyle Schwarber, pre-MLB, the characteristics needed to be a great player, and much more!