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Why You Don’t Leave A Ballgame Before The Final Out Is Recorded

The 2021 regular season is upon us, and Steve Carney starts by going through the Rays’ first weekend in South Florida, detailing the good, the bad, and the otherwise.  He also shares his thoughts on Major League Baseball’s decision to move this year’s All-Star Game out of the city of Atlanta.

Finally, our friend and host of the 3 Dog Thursday podcast TJ Rives (@BucSidelineGuy) joins the show to discuss the feeling of being at Tropicana Field for the birth of this franchise in 1998, how he learned never to leave a baseball game before the 27th out is made, where he was for Brett Phillips‘ walk-off magic in the World Series, and who he wants to call a sporting event with.

Listen to the newest episode below!

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Steve Carney is the founder and publisher of St. Pete Nine. One of the people most associated with baseball coverage in Tampa Bay, he spent 13 seasons covering the Rays for flagship radio station WDAE, first as producer of Rays Radio broadcasts, then as beat reporter beginning in 2011. He likes new analytics and aged bourbon, and is the owner of one of the ugliest knuckleballs ever witnessed by baseball scouts.

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