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Ballgame Show 031 – Steve Renko

The Ballgamers talked Wild Card, Hall of Fame and items Jeff wanted to pick on as we were joined by former Royal,Expo, Cub, White Sox, Oakland Athletics, Red Sox, and California Angel Steve Renko. You’ll hear Steve tell stories about growing up in Kansas City and his long career.

The Ballgame is on every Wednesday on ESPN 1510 AM from 4-5pm and online all the time at theballgamekc.com.

Interview – Bobby Dernier

Bob Dernier was on our second episode of The Ballgame on January 16, 2013. Bobby is a lifelong Kansas Cityian and played with the Phillies and the Cubs. He was a gold glove in 1984 and talks with us about playing for those two teams, growing up in Kansas City and what it was like to hit an inside the park home run in the 1989 playoffs.

You can catch the entire episode here.

Show 002 – The Ballgame – Bobby Dernier

We started off our second show talking baseball with Kansas Citian Bobby Dernier. Bobby was a gold glover with the Cubs and part of classic Phillies and Cubs teams through the 1980′s. Chris and Jeff talked with Bobby about growing up in Raytown, playing for legendary high school basketball coach Bud Lathrop, and the first guy who came up to him when he made the big leagues. We also talked about the latest in Royals news and checked in with the third member of our team, Greg Pryor, out in Las Vegas at the Sports Marketing convention he was at.

The Ballgame is on Wednesday’s live on ESPN 1510 AM in Kansas City or on demand on TheBallgameKC.com. Check us out all season long.