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Nothing Personal with David Samson

Nothing Personal with David Samson

Le Batard & Friends, Baseball, MLB

NPDS - Nothing Personal with David Samson is a daily sports podcast hosted by David Samson. David is dedicated to decoding the endless musings of players, owners and others in a concise, articulate and entertaining manner. Samson was in charge of a Major League Baseball team for 18 years, with winning a World Series ring, building a new ballpark, hosting an All-Star game, and buying and selling a franchise, among his many experiences and accomplishments. His breadth of knowledge covers all aspects of sport. This podcast will be the destination for fans of sports and entertainment who want to hear the truth about real situations as they occur each day. Every segment will give his audience a unique perspective, not found anywhere else. His voice is strong and unwavering, his brand is honesty and his reach is extraordinary. And remember, it's just business...It's nothing personal! Subscribe to Nothing Personal on YouTube: www.youtube.com/@npds

901 - MLB Opening Day: Injuries, pitch clock, stolen bases, dingers, strikeouts - Baseball is so back! (Episode 785)
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  • 901 - MLB Opening Day: Injuries, pitch clock, stolen bases, dingers, strikeouts - Baseball is so back! (Episode 785)

    Today’s word of the day is ‘observations’ as in Opening Day is here and gone! Are you sad? Are you excited about your team? Let’s go through what happened from MLB Opening Day. Mets place Justin Verlander on the IL before the first game even begins. Braves starter Max Fried left after 3.1 inning after a hamstring injury, come on! (11:25) The new rules are here! Marcus Stroman - violation! Pete Alonso - violation! Rafael Devers - violation! Stolen bases everywhere! (17:35) Shohei Ohtani is back and he’s hitting and pitching. The Los Angeles Angels are back to losing. (21:40) Daniel Bard is taking another leave of absence because of mental health. He had control issues in the WBC and now he’s out for the Rockies. (28:55) Review: Reggie. (34:45) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about the idea of an International Division in the NFL. Could it be happening soon? (43:20) NPPOD. Have a great weekend everyone! I'm going to a wedding! No, not my wedding! Let's have some fun! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Fri, 31 Mar 2023
  • 900 - MLB OPENING DAY IS HERE! Season Win Total Bets! Minor Leagues get major deal: Here's what you need to know! (Episode 784)

    Today’s word of the day is ‘Opening Day’ as in baseball is back as in here we go as in everyone’s in first place! What are the biggest storylines from today!? Who’s going to overachieve!? Who’s going to stink it up!? (8:55) Win total season! We start with the New York Yankees! What did YES Network announce? Something big! (15:45) Mets win totals! (18:20) What is going on with the Padres? Are people going to be able to watch these games? (23:55) Marlins announced a new jersey patch sponsor. Uh oh! (31:55) Review: All The Beauty and the Bloodshed. (35:55) We have a new deal between MLB and Minor Leaguers. What happened? (41:25) What happened at the NFL Owner’s Meetings? Anything big? Anything you need to pay attention to? (46:55) NPPOD Baseball is back! Get excited! Woohoo! Go Mets go! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Thu, 30 Mar 2023
  • 899 - MLB 2023 PREVIEW AND PREDICTIONS: Pitch Clock! Who wins World Series!? Shohei for MVP!? (Episode 783)

    Today’s word of the day is ‘tomorrow’ as in tomorrow tomorrow we get baseball tomorrow it’s only a day away! Opening Day is tomorrow. MLB is back! It’s prediction time! Biggest storylines! We start with the new rules! (10:20) Are the Angels going to finally make the playoffs again? Shohei Ohtani. Mike Trout. 0 playoff appearances together. Does that change? (16:00) Rob Manfred is talking. The MLB commissioner had some things to say about Steve Cohen spending and the rest of the league. (24:10) Who are the biggest disappointments going to be this season? Can Aaron Judge repeat what he did last season? (26:30) Who is under the most pressure? Expectations are high for two teams in particular this year! (34:00) Review: Luther - The Fallen Sun. (37:10) MLB Predictions time!!!! The document for wait to see/nppod/movies is in my Twitter bio: @ matthewcoca Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Wed, 29 Mar 2023
  • 898 - Another school shooting... ENOUGH!; Lamar Jackson requests trade from Ravens; Are Jets close to Aaron Rodgers deal? (Episode 782)

    No word of the day today. Let’s take a few moments to discuss what’s going on in this country. Another school shooting. More innocents taken away. More children taken away. When does it end? (13:35) Lamar Jackson wants a trade. Are the Ravens going to do it? Should the Ravens do it? Will another team do it? (29:55) Review: Shrinking. (32:30) Is Aaron Rodgers on the Jets now? Is a trade close? What do the Packers want? (39:55) NPPOD. (41:00) WE’ve got an ump show already! J.T. Realmuto was ejected from a spring training game for simply putting his glove out and the ump missed his glove with the ball. That’s it. Everyone have a great Tuesday. Do something you love. Eat something you love. Share some love! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tue, 28 Mar 2023
  • 897 - Baseball is back... almost! Opening Day matchups, prospects called up or sent down! The Dallas Mavericks are in BIG trouble! (Episode 781)

    Today’s word of the day is ‘opening week’ as in baseball is back as in Opening Day is 3 days away as in what are teams doing to get prepared for this? The Yankees had some decisions to make. Like who’s going to pitch this year for them? Another injury to the rotation, woof. What about young prospects? The Yankees and Cardinals finalized call ups, but the Mets sent some players down. (18:40) The Dallas Mavericks are in a bad spot. The team was just swept in a two-game series against the Charlotte Hornets. Mark Cuban is mad. Luka is mad. Kyrie is going through it. (31:40) Review: Daisy Jones and The Six. (36:55) NFL Owners Meetings get started in Arizona. What is taking place? What’s on the docket? (44:40) NPPOD. Let's have a great Monday, people! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Mon, 27 Mar 2023
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