Joe and Sam discuss MLB London, the All-Star break and the trade market ahead of the 31st July deadline.
The Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees played out a thrilling two-game set at London Stadium at the end of June. Records were broken in a high-scoring, scorching thriller on the Saturday evening, while the Sunday game provided yet more runs as the Red Sox bullpen collapsed to allow a Yankee comeback.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Pete Alonso, Joc Pederson and Ronald Acuna Jr. put on a show in the Home Run Derby on Monday, setting the tone beautifully for Tuesday’s All-Star Game in Cleveland. Joe and Sam chat about the midsummer classic and its role in promoting Major League Baseball not just in America, but around the world.