One of our favorite Friends of the Show — and someone on the Mount Rushmore of Blue Heaven guests — Dodgers team historian Mark Langill joins us to talk about a documentary we are very excited about, along with some thoughts around the Astros cheating scandal and more.
On today’s show:
- Even more on them cheating Astros
- MVP Cody B
- LA history and the upcoming PBS documentary “Dodgers Stories: 6 Decades in LA”
- Plus quick hit hot stove has us talking more Francisco Lindor trade talks
More and more keeps dropping in the Astros’ sign stealing scandal — often thanks to internet hero “Jomboy” — and it’s truly wild. With the help of Mark, we add in a historical perspective to the story.
Cody Bellinger became the sixth Dodger to win an NL MVP since the franchise moved to Los Angeles six decades ago, and it proves to be a great segue to talk about the upcoming PBS documentary highlighting that time. “Dodgers Stories: 6 Decades in LA” has everyone — even Mark — excited.
The documentary premieres on PBS SoCal and KCET on Thanksgiving night.
Finally, we sneak in a…