After the positivity-cast last time, the boys have come down with a bad case of negativity. Dave is descending into madness, Chris has taken to drinking too much shochu, and Kozo’s sold his soul to the devil (a.k.a DeNA). Tune into a short but sweet discussion between the three Tsubamegun writers about August. This episode of the podcast was recorded during the Swallows’ loss to the Tigers last Friday.
- The boys discuss Chris’ book and associated book tour. Chris’ book The Shochu Handbook – An Introduction to Japan’s Indigenous Distilled Drink is available in paperback and eBook formats at book retailers including Amazon and SmashWords.
- Recounting the month of August and its ups and downs.
- Chris declares he’ll shave his head if Hatake has 3 more good seasons.
- Yamada’s awesomeness.
- The Swallows’ strengths and weaknesses.
- A review of the Swallows’ rotation.
- The Swallows’ attendance.
- The new Interleague schedule.
- Kozo’s season predictions.
- Wayne Graczyk’s article about the Hair Raising Trend Sweeping Across NPB Diamonds can be found here.
As always, we thank you for listening!
Intro and outro bookends mixed by David Watkins.