Calling about the Cubs

by Micah Sterenberg & Scott Nelson

Calling about the Cubs
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 24
  • Last: 3 Mar 2018
Micah and Scott are two comedians talking about their favorite thing in the world, the Chicago Cubs.

Episodes (24)

  • Episode 24 - Skinny Schwarber
    Episode 24 - Skinny Schwarber
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    Published: 3 Mar 2018 Duration: 41:07
    Micah and Scott talk about the Fangraph's and PECOTA win predictions for the upcoming season. Scott makes a bold prediction about Schwarber. 
    Micah and Scott talk about the Fangraph's and PECOTA win predictions for the upcoming season. Scott makes a bold prediction about Schwarber. 

  • Episode 23 - Calling about the shitty offseason
    Episode 23 - Calling about the shitty offseason
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    Published: 23 Jan 2018 Duration: 42:59
    Micah and Scott discuss how there isn't much baseball news to discuss and talk about the Cubs marketing and production team.
    Micah and Scott discuss how there isn't much baseball news to discuss and talk about the Cubs marketing and production team.

  • Episode 22 - Calling about the Winter Meetings (12/13/17)
    Episode 22 - Calling about the Winter Meetings (12/13/17)
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    Published: 13 Dec 2017 Duration: n/a
    Scott is in Berkeley, CA! Micah and Scott banter about the Ohtani signing and the Stanton trade. The guys discuss the Cubs recent signings and what is going to happen the rest of the offseason. Scott almost gets hit by a truck.
    Scott is in Berkeley, CA! Micah and Scott banter about the Ohtani signing and the Stanton trade. The guys discuss the Cubs recent signings and what is going to happen the rest of the offseason. Scott almost gets hit by a truck.

  • Episode 21 - Calling about the Offseason
    Episode 21 - Calling about the Offseason
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    Published: 10 Nov 2017 Duration: 37:49
    Micah and Scott discuss the MLB free agent and trade markets and what the Cubs should look to do this offseason. 
    Micah and Scott discuss the MLB free agent and trade markets and what the Cubs should look to do this offseason. 

  • Episode 20 - Calling about the Dodgers
    Episode 20 - Calling about the Dodgers
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    Published: 17 Oct 2017 Duration: 19:21
    Micah and Scott discuss the Nationals series and the 0-2 start against the Dodgers.
    Micah and Scott discuss the Nationals series and the 0-2 start against the Dodgers.

  • Episode 19 - Calling about the Playoffs
    Episode 19 - Calling about the Playoffs
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    Published: 5 Oct 2017 Duration: 29:00
    Playoff preview! Cubs vs. Nationals.
    Playoff preview! Cubs vs. Nationals.

  • Episode 18 - Scott Meets Ryno
    Episode 18 - Scott Meets Ryno
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    Published: 19 Sep 2017 Duration: 47:36
    Scott talks about getting to meet Cubs great Ryne Sandberg and the guys welcome on stand-up comedian Tommy McNamara.
    Scott talks about getting to meet Cubs great Ryne Sandberg and the guys welcome on stand-up comedian Tommy McNamara.

  • Episode 17 - Calling about Life
    Episode 17 - Calling about Life
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    Published: 12 Sep 2017 Duration: 29:23
    Worried about the 10-game roadtrip turn into a conversation about dreams and desires. Micah can't keep quiet any more about Scott's inability to support the brand.
    Worried about the 10-game roadtrip turn into a conversation about dreams and desires. Micah can't keep quiet any more about Scott's inability to support the brand.

  • Episode 16 - Calling about September
    Episode 16 - Calling about September
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    Published: 1 Sep 2017 Duration: 36:04
    Micah and Scott discuss Javy's new haircut and the real winner in the Verlander-Houston trade.
    Micah and Scott discuss Javy's new haircut and the real winner in the Verlander-Houston trade.

  • Episode 15 - Calling about the NBA Trade
    Episode 15 - Calling about the NBA Trade
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    Published: 24 Aug 2017 Duration: 31:01
    Micah and Scott discuss the Cubs current win streak and the blockbuster Kyrie Irving trade. Micah gives his Cubs political fantasy and the guys make predictions for what will happen on the field this week
    Micah and Scott discuss the Cubs current win streak and the blockbuster Kyrie Irving trade. Micah gives his Cubs political fantasy and the guys make predictions for what will happen on the field this week

  • Episode 14 - Easy Rider Road Trip
    Episode 14 - Easy Rider Road Trip
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    Published: 8 Aug 2017 Duration: 29:26
    Scott and Micah discuss the Cubs recent mini-slide and the Easy Rider themed road trip. Micah also drops from Statcast info about Javy Baez's inside-the-park homerun.
    Scott and Micah discuss the Cubs recent mini-slide and the Easy Rider themed road trip. Micah also drops from Statcast info about Javy Baez's inside-the-park homerun.

  • Episode 13 - 1.0 Game Back
    Episode 13 - 1.0 Game Back
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    Published: 23 Jul 2017 Duration: 33:41
    Scott and Micah banter about the new and improved Cubs. Micah talks about his trip to Baltimore to see Quintana's first start. They also talk about the trade market for starters and relievers and make some bold predictions for the next week... Read more →
    Scott and Micah banter about the new and improved Cubs. Micah talks about his trip to Baltimore to see Quintana's first start. They also talk about the trade market for starters and relievers and make some bold predictions for the next week... Read more →

  • Episode 12 - Cubs Get Quintana!
    Episode 12 - Cubs Get Quintana!
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    Published: 13 Jul 2017 Duration: 30:06
    All season long we talked about it but said it would never happen. But it happened! The Cubs traded with the White Sox for SP Jose Quintana.
    All season long we talked about it but said it would never happen. But it happened! The Cubs traded with the White Sox for SP Jose Quintana.

  • EPISODE 11 - Schwarber is Back! (7.6.17)
    EPISODE 11 - Schwarber is Back! (7.6.17)
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    Published: 7 Jul 2017 Duration: 36:54
    The guys discuss Schwarber’s time in Iowa, John Lackey putrid performance all year and compare this year’s All-Star break with last year’s. They also discuss who could be this season’s David Ross and Scott breaks down the pros and cons of t... Read more →
    The guys discuss Schwarber’s time in Iowa, John Lackey putrid performance all year and compare this year’s All-Star break with last year’s. They also discuss who could be this season’s David Ross and Scott breaks down the pros and cons of t... Read more →

  • Episode 10 - Calling About the Bulls
    Episode 10 - Calling About the Bulls
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    Published: 24 Jun 2017 Duration: 31:23
    The boys talk about one of the worst run franchises in all of sports, the Chicago Bulls, and the huge blunder they made of trading away their best player, Jimmy Butler. They also talk about the Cubs and how Kyle Schwarber was sent down to A... Read more →
    The boys talk about one of the worst run franchises in all of sports, the Chicago Bulls, and the huge blunder they made of trading away their best player, Jimmy Butler. They also talk about the Cubs and how Kyle Schwarber was sent down to A... Read more →

  • Episode 9 - Micah Finally Gets His Eyeballs on the Team
    Episode 9 - Micah Finally Gets His Eyeballs on the Team
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    Published: 19 Jun 2017 Duration: 40:30
    Micah went to two games of the Cubs-Mets series (not the fun one) and gives his first-hand account of catching a game at Citi Field. Micah and Scott also finally talk about the Addison Russell situation and the Bryce Harper rumors.
    Micah went to two games of the Cubs-Mets series (not the fun one) and gives his first-hand account of catching a game at Citi Field. Micah and Scott also finally talk about the Addison Russell situation and the Bryce Harper rumors.

  • Episode 8 - Cubs Tattoos
    Episode 8 - Cubs Tattoos
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    Published: 8 Jun 2017 Duration: 37:31
    Recorded June 7, 2017. Scott got a haircut. The Cubs are rolling and lots of people have Cubs tattoos.
    Recorded June 7, 2017. Scott got a haircut. The Cubs are rolling and lots of people have Cubs tattoos.

  • Episode 7 - Cubs suck
    Episode 7 - Cubs suck
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    Published: 6 Jun 2017 Duration: 35:24
    Recorded May 31, 2017. The guys discuss the terrible play of the Chicago Cubs.
    Recorded May 31, 2017. The guys discuss the terrible play of the Chicago Cubs.

  • Episode 6 - Skyping about the Cubs
    Episode 6 - Skyping about the Cubs
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    Published: 6 Jun 2017 Duration: 34:44
    Recorded May 24, 2017. David Ross won Dancing with the Stars. Schwarber hit a long home run. Micah and Scott try Skyping for the first time. Email us! callingaboutthecubs@gmail.com
    Recorded May 24, 2017. David Ross won Dancing with the Stars. Schwarber hit a long home run. Micah and Scott try Skyping for the first time. Email us! callingaboutthecubs@gmail.com

  • Episode 5 - Game 7 In China
    Episode 5 - Game 7 In China
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    Published: 6 Jun 2017 Duration: 44:07
    Scott and Micah discuss the Cubs' slow start playing .500 baseball. They talk about Eddie Butler's first start for the Cubs and the newest young stud, Ian Happ. Scott also tells his story of experiencing game 7 of the World Series in China.... Read more →
    Scott and Micah discuss the Cubs' slow start playing .500 baseball. They talk about Eddie Butler's first start for the Cubs and the newest young stud, Ian Happ. Scott also tells his story of experiencing game 7 of the World Series in China.... Read more →