Baseball fans, tune in this season to SABRcast with Rob Neyer, a weekly podcast hosted by award-winning author and longtime SABR member Rob Neyer. SABRcast features insights and analysis of what's happening in modern baseball on and off the field, plus compelling interviews with figures from around the game — and music from The Baseball Project.
Neyer is a longtime baseball writer and editor for ESPN.com, SB Nation, and FoxSports.com. He began his career as a research assistant for groundbreaking baseball author Bill James and later worked for STATS, Inc. He has also written or co-written seven baseball books, including The Neyer/James Guide to Pitchers (with Bill James), winner of the Sporting News/SABR Baseball Research Award, and most recently Power Ball: Anatomy of a Modern Baseball Game, winner of this year's CASEY Award.
Episode #57: April 27, 2020
Beginning in April, SABRcast with Rob Neyer will be recorded via online livestream, featuring nationally known guests plus an interactive Q&A in which all baseball fans can participate. This is part of our Stay Home With SABR initiative. Live SABRcast episodes will air at 5:00 p.m. PDT on Monday nights.
This week's guest is Jason Benetti, who has been a TV play-by-play broadcaster with the Chicago White Sox since 2016. He has also worked as a broadcaster for ESPN since 2011, calling college football bowl games, the NCAA men's basketball tournament, and other sports, along with calling select Chicago Bulls games for NBC Sports Chicago. He is a part of the Cerebral Palsy Foundation’s “Just Say Hi” campaign. He holds a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism, economics, and psychology from Syracuse University and a juris doctor from Wake Forest University's School of Law.
- Watch: Click here to watch the Facebook Live stream of Jason Benetti's SABRcast interview with Rob Neyer
- Listen: Click here to listen to SABRcast Episode #57 with Jason Benetti (MP3)
What's Rob reading this week?
Episode #56: Kyle Boddy (April 20, 2020)
Episode #55: Len Kasper (April 13, 2020)
Episode #54: Jon Sciambi (April 6, 2020)
Episode #53: Joan Ryan (March 30, 2020)
Episode #52: Jason Turbow (March 23, 2020)
Episode #51: John Dewan (March 16, 2020)
Episode #50: Bob Costas (March 9, 2020)
Episode #49: Rob Nelson (March 2, 2020)
Episode #48: Todd Radom (February 24, 2020)
Episode #47: Bill Ripken (February 17, 2020)
Episode #46: Mark Rucker (February 10, 2020)
Episode #45: Don Zminda (February 3, 2020)
Episode #44: Alyson Footer (January 27, 2020)
Episode #43: Jacob Pomrenke, Jason Turbow, Joe Sheehan (January 20, 2020)
Episode #42: Joe Posnanski (January 13, 2020)
Episode #41: Mark Armour (January 6, 2020)
2019 episodes: Click here to listen to SABRcast episodes #1-40 from 2019