Blue Jays Podcast: Anthony Alford looks to claim his spot

Yahoo Sports Canada

Welcome to “Digging In with J.P. Arencibia,” a Yahoo Sports podcast and video series hosted by former Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia and Yahoo Sports Blue Jays reporter Nick Ashbourne.

On this episode

Scroll to continue with content

One of the brightest young coaches in baseball, Toronto Blue Jays bullpen coach Matt Buschmann has made a quick transition from the mound to the front office and onto a coaching staff.

  • 03:50 - Red Sox fire Dave Dombrowski less than a year after winning the World Series.

  • 17:00 - Anthony Alford joins the show.

  • 17:30 - Takeaways from a tough season with injuries and a slow start.

  • 19:18 - The mental toll from baseball vs football.

  • 20:45 - Where football fits into his life right now.

  • 22:00 - Staying off social media for a fresh start.

  • 25:20 - Biggest difference in Triple-A pitching vs MLB pitching.

  • 30:15 - Rapid fire baseball vs. football questions.

  • 34:30 - Does avoiding 100 losses mean anything inside or outside of the locker room.

  • 42:30 - Would you rather: spend one day in jail for $100, one week for $1,000, one month for $100,000, or one year for $10,000,000.

Subscribe to Digging In with J.P. Arencibia

More Blue Jays coverage from Yahoo Sports

What to Read Next