Mon, 19 May 2014
On episode #2 of the Just Barely Sports podcast Bruce talks to Erika Lewis formerly the maven of Fight Fans Radio and currently on the top stats worker for Fightmetric and the UFC. Erika talks about being a geek for UFC and MMA and turning that into a job working for the biggest MMA promotion in the world.
You can find Fightmetric at www.fightmetric.com
and you can find Fight Fans Radio by checking iTunes and whereever else you get your podcasts.
The Tommy Toe Hold Show - Bruce and Erika talk about the phenomenon that started as a You Tube channel (and still is) and became big enough to have a segment on the UFC show on Fox Sports.
You can find the Tommy Toe Hold Show on You Tube at https://www.youtube.com/user/TommyToeHold
and the website at https://www.ttths.com/
The backwords K in baseball, has nothing to do with the KKK - If you are any kind of baseball fan you know the "K" in baseball is short for a strike (if not, you have now learned something....you're welcome) but you might not understand why in the videoboards some of the "K"s are backwords. We always thought it was so the the KKK was never on a scoreboard....we were wrong.
LOGO OF THE SHOW
The Richmond Flying Squirrels/Norwich Navigators - Erika and Bruce talk about the various logos for the team, and the logo for a previous incarnation of the team, the Norwich Navigators.
Find the Flying Squirrels at http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t3410
Find the Clink Room at http://www.theclinkroom.com/
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