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Episode 79 - Nate Freiman Joins the Show

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Bat Flips And Nerds

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Darius talks to former Oakland A's player Nate Freiman about his Fancred show 'The Launch Angle' and his foray into the world of analytics and coding. They discuss Nate's major league experience, including what it was like to be a Rule 5 pick, Josh Donaldson, the Yoenis Cespedes trade, and the infamous 2014 wild card game. They also touch on Nate's time in the Mexican leagues, the viability of a franchise in Mexico City, and then go in-depth on his time with Team Israel in the World Baseball Classic, from facing Team GB to playing Japan in the Tokyo Dome, and learning from Shawn Green.