A unique combination of player, agent, and broadcaster team up to bring you conversations with some of the biggest stars of baseball, other sports, and other professions. Hear previously unheard personal stories of memorable and meaningful events in the careers of our guests as well as their current activities and future plans.
Mark Sweeney spent 14 years in the Major Leagues with seven different teams. He played in the 1998 World Series and finished his career as the second all time pitch hitter in Major League history.
Barry Axelrod spent 40 years as an agent representing football and baseball players as well as athletes in other sports. He represented Hall of Famer’s Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell as well as other notable players such as Rick Sutcliffe, Wally Joyner, Mark Grace and Phil Nevin.
Emmy award winning broadcaster and journalist, Mike Pomeranz, brings unique perspective and extensive experience. In addition to having played minor league baseball, Mike has been broadcasting news and sports on the national, regional, and local levels for decades.
Since 2012, Mike has been the primary host for Fox Sports San Diego and has worked extensively for Fox Sports West and Prime Ticket.
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Major League Beginnings: Trailer
COMING WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13TH
Episode 46: Kim Ng
Marlins GM, Kim Ng, the highest ranking woman in baseball, joins Major League Beginnings. Kim takes you on her 30 year climb to the top, from University of Chicago softball star and Yankee fan, to White Sox intern and club and league executive, before finally shattering baseball’s glass ceiling. Find out who actually tried to talk her out of chasing her dream, what Derek Jeter said to convince her to take the Marlins’ job, and how she views the impact her role has on women in and out of the game.