2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule

KJZ Hour 3: Mets land a Big Fish

Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti begin hour three talking about the big trade in the MLB. The Mets and Indians traded a prized player and we have Tony Rizzo and Dave Rothenberg join to discuss the temp of both cities after the deal. Joe Fortenbaugh joins the show to give us some locks for the upcoming weekend.


ESPN Daily: Lindor’s impact on Mets

With the 2021 baseball season still months away, the Cleveland Indians dealt two of their stars, Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasco, to the New York Mets in a blockbuster deal. Could this be the hope Mets fans are looking for? Buster Olney joins the show to explain how the trade went down. Then Atlanta Dream forward Elizabeth Williams reflects on the Georgia race for US Senate, and Raphael Warnock’s defeat of Dream co-owner Sen. Kelly Loeffler.

Passan: Lindor trade shows Mets are all-in on winning championship (2:21)
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Indians, reliever Wittgren avoid arbitration

The Cleveland Indians and right-handed reliever Nick Wittgren agreed to a one-year, $2 million contract for the 2021 season to avoid arbitration.


BBTN: Schoenfield on the MLB's recognition of the Negro League, Sarah Langs on Curt Schilling's HOF chances, Adam Ottavino on the photos he took turn the pandemic season

David Schoenfield and Buster discuss the Negro League’s recognition by MLB, Cleveland officially dropping the “Indians” nickname, the Mets, Phillies and Ranges hiring new GMs, standout moves from the offseason thus far and the continued labor strife. Then, Sarah Langs gets into Curt Schilling likely falling short of the Hall of Fame, Ke'Bryan Hayes’ under-the-radar season and another astounding Juan Soto stat. Later, Yankees reliever Adam Ottavino talks about his published photos from the pandemic-shortened season, his favorite pictures and D.J. LeMahieu.


The Right Time: 'Cramps', Josh Allen, Keyontae Johnson, the Cleveland 'whatevers', finale of 'Baseline'

Bomani discusses the heroics of Lamar Jackson under pressure (of a different kind), and relates it to the incorrect assumption that he “has it out” for Josh Allen (1:05). Plus, Keyontae Johnson’s scary situation at Florida and why it is the “most important” thing happening in sports right now (26:06), Cleveland’s baseball team (not really) changing its name (35:56) as well as the finale of our Baseline series on the preps-to-pros pipeline of basketball with ESPN’s Myron Medcalf (45:03). He gets the final word on whether or not players are getting “used” by the system and what the NCAA is doing to try and keep elite players from “skipping” them as a stop on the way to the NBA.


USC hitting their stride and power in the media

What You Need to Know about Sarah Fuller and the Cleveland baseball team. USC is having a classic year; can they get some respect. MNF's Louis Riddick was Scott's former teammate in college; the guys talk about how praise from a media member (Riddick) can influence a coach's career. Scott is thinking of joining a fantasy basketball league, LZ reacts and Monday Afternoon QB.

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Owner: Indians to keep name through '21 season

Cleveland Indians owner Paul Dolan says the team will play and be branded as the Indians for the 2021 season and that the franchise will not take an interim name, like the NFL's Washington Football Team.

Will Cleveland be the last MLB team to drop nickname? (0:40)

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average3.292nd
Quality Starts371st
Batting Average.22823rd
On Base Percentage.31719th
Slugging Percentage.37226th