It wasn’t the most welcoming start to Ryan Carpenter’s CPBL career the first time around, but the second time was the charm for him in the Rakuten Monkeys’ 3–2 win over the CTBC Brothers.
Rakuten Monkeys 3, CTBC Brothers 2 (10)
W: Wang Yao-Lin (1–0)
L: Wu Chun-Wei (0–1)
Strange as it is, we currently live in a world without sports.
We also live in a world where it’s the best thing for most people* to stay inside at the moment, so it’s understandable that many would turn to an alternate form of entertainment — and for us, video…
We’re pleased to introduce that, for the first time, Save State is heading to your listening device of choice with The Save State Podcast!
The Save State Podcast will deep-dive into new releases, classic games, and more — with unique perspectives and viewpoints complimenting each episode. The show’s first three episodes will feature the new releases of Persona 5: Royal, MLB The Show 20 and Animal Crossing: New Horizons.
In addition, there will also be audio-only essay-style content released as part of the show’s subscription feed.
To subscribe to The Save State Podcast on Spreaker, simply click here. As the show debuts, the show will be available on Apple Podcasts, Pocket Casts, and Google Podcasts. Additional platforms may also become available in the future.
Welcome back! It’s felt like a long time since there was baseball, but it’s now around the corner — and there’s a lot to talk about. Join Patrick Melbourne, John Spotton, and Thomas Scott for the premiere episode of OBP: On Base Podcast: Season 4.
Also available on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spreaker, and Pocket Casts! Just search “On Base Podcast.”
In the days since we posted our January Blue Jays preview, the team’s been busy with several newsworthy items to talk about.
It was heavily foreshadowed all week, and the Blue Jays finally made the announcement during their “Winterfest” event. …
UPDATE: Per Jeff Passan of ESPN, the Houston Astros have fired manager AJ Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow.
After a few months of curiosity (from myself and almost everyone in the baseball community) over what kind of discipline the Astros would receive for their alleged cheating in 2017, MLB…
December 6, 2005.
That day, the Blue Jays signed A.J. Burnett.
Until this offseason, that was the last time that the Blue Jays signed a major starting pitcher out of free agency.
That’s mostly why the Toronto fanbase was both stunned and thrilled about the team signing Hyun-Jin Ryu. …
This was originally posted to 641.’s beta site on July 6th, 2019
Going to Dominico Field at Christie Pits is, in a way, like stepping back in time.
When I arrived, I almost didn’t see it. I’ve been to Coates Stadium in Barrie many times, so I’m familiar with the…