The Short Porch Podcast breaks ground with co-hosts Jared Peterman and JD Freda discussing everything Yankees baseball, including Winter moves and Aroldis Chapman (2:35), the impact Matt Holliday will bring (7:30), saying goodbye to Brian McCann (12:00), Randy Levine vs Dellin Betances arbitration case (13:50), Spring training observations: Luis Severino debate (17:55), the candidates for the fifth rotation spot (22:50), Rob Refsnyder trade talks (24:30). Then they cover prospect rundown starting with Clint Frazier (27:25), Miguel Andujar (31:35), Gleyber Torres and Jorge Mateo (32:55), Billy McKinney (36:38), James Kaprielian and Jordan Montgomery (38:20). Finally, they discuss opening day lineup talk (42:06) including questions of: Will Gardner and Ellsbury be split at the top of the order? Where does Greg Bird hit? Where does Aaron Judge hit? Can Didi and Castro repeat power numbers? While also discussing how many games Bird plays (50:20), before giving closing thoughts (52:15). BEN GAMEL REFERENCE (54:08).
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