Max Rieper, Shaun Newkirk, and Matthew LaMar aren’t cheaters, but the Houston Astros are! We discuss their sign-stealing scandal, plus we talk about the success of the Chiefs and how it compares to the Royals’ run in 2015. Among the topics we discuss:
Were the Astros adequately punished?
How widespread is sign-stealing?
What can be done about it?
Should Alex Gordon return to the Royals this year?
Should Jorge Soler and the Royals agree on a contract extension?
How is the Chiefs’ run this year like the Royals’ run in 2015?
Links to some of the things we discussed:
Matthew LaMar’s article on integrity in baseball.
Vahe Gregorian on how the Chiefs resemble the 2015 Royals.
The Twitter account Watch With Disney.
The trailer for John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch.