This week on the BSR Podcast, the guys preview the Orioles series with the Rays with Rich Herrera from 98.7 The Fan in Tampa Bay and MLB Network Radio and talk minor league baseball with’s Steve Melewski.

Join Zach, Patrick and Matt and for this week’s edition of the best sports podcast in Baltimore, the BSR Podcast.

Show Open

  • Patrick is happy about Matt Harvey.
  • The guys are thrilled that Arrested Development is returning.
  • And everyone agrees that two game series don’t qualify as sweeps.

Interview With Rich Herrera

  • Rich describes the fan reaction in Tampa Bay to the Rays’ slow start.
  • The guys ask Rich about Tampa’s struggling bullpen.
  • He discusses Matt Moore‘s unbelievable start to the season.
  • He talks about James Loney hitting a remarkable .379 on the season.
  • Rich talks about David Price‘s early issues and what is causing them.
  • And talks about his favorite Joe Maddon goofy locker room festivity.

Interview With Steve Melewski

  • Steve discusses Henry Urrutia‘s hot start at Double-A and the O’s expectations.
  • He talks about Kevin Gausman‘s last start and the timetable for his callup.
  • What’s the latest on Jonathan Schoop‘s injury.
  • Steve gives his expectations for Jair Jurrjens start on Saturday.
  • And talks about Tsuyoshi Wada‘s rehab assignment at Triple-A

Orioles Talk

  • Manny Machado is red hot at the plate.
  • The Orioles rotation shuffle highlights their need for an ace.
  • J.J. Hardy stays hot in May.

Rolando McClain Retires

  • What caused the retirement?

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