Derek Dietrich, John Wayne, Pittsburgh Pirates discussed on The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz


So my, my last name was Wehner. And so I would just quickly show it to people, and I would tell them I'm John Wayne her back up catcher for the world champion Florida Marlins IVA that worked out. Well for me. He's, you know what I mean? This gusting. Whatever, what are you talking about? Oh, he's reservations, he is a broadcaster now for the Pittsburgh Pirates. And he was, you know, he was considered someone who was fun. But he would not nothing that resembled swagger was ever and his game because backup catchers in baseball, or not allowed to have swagger did point. And so he well, unless you're Paul Baako. So Bob Natal's. Oh, so we've stumbled upon something. So John Wayne said of Derek Dietrich Daria miles Davis. Paul Bach Derek teacher has seventeen home runs against the pirates. He's got like seven home runs in twenty two at bats. He's Babe Ruth all of a sudden he was on pace to break. Barry Bonds is record for home runs per at bat there. And he because he's been pimping out the trots John Wayne, who didn't hit many home runs. Said that Derek Dietrich's grandfather would be rolling over in his grave, if he saw the amount of enjoyment that Derek Dietrich was getting out of hitting his home runs. And I'm just curious as someone who's a baseball fan and you can be anti-fun. I'm curious what you think of what's happening here. No, I, I mean, I think look those guys, especially the guys who aren't gonna hit forty year. Yeah. You gotta have fun when you hit him. I mean I had no problem and that I mean you can go too far. Maybe you know, if you're starting to point it the pitcher and things like that, but you wanna have some fun with, it have fun with it guys backup catcher hall of fame. Oh, here we go. Oh, yeah. Go. First ballot. I'm going to start the bidding itself Asano. Wow. I got you Greg son. Of course. The seaman. Wow. Eddie perez. Am I going to obscure with Scott decker? No, not at all. Not at all. I think I have on guys Bobby Estela. Oh, jolly. O'brien. Do you hate it? Ross. Hey, rod Barajas. Oh, that's a good one in my allowed to say Ramon, Castro. No, no. Why we went over this in the meeting. No Castro's admires a compliance PowerPoint on it. Didn't stay in miss that, meaning the not how do I guess I mentioned I did are we out of how about Don slot? Am I going back to far funny, man, where to get one? I mean he would mash Don slot had a couple of seasons, but like fifteen to twenty homers, I'm telling you. How about Jorges fabric gas? Good to know him in Miami. Great guy pick up that name drop. No. Or, hey, Fabrica put it on the poll is the hor- a fabric, guests namedrop the worst in the history of all drop names. Hoary fabric guests can really catch now. No, you really couldn't. In miami. And he used to run a clinic for like local catchers, everything from youth up through high school, and college guys and go out and drill them on, like Saturday, mornings, and stuff. He was a great great teacher of that stuff too. Yeah. That's a great name or.

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