Defensive Indifference: Ep. 20A — Summer Draft Talk

In a bonus episode of Defensive Indifference: A 2080 Baseball Podcast,  Nick J. Faleris and Burke Granger take a look at the latest from the 2018 MLB Draft Class. Burke shares his observations from last weekend’s Under Armour All-America Game at Wrigley Field while Nick gives some initial thoughts from his week on the Cape.

Have a question, comment or critique that you’d like to have read on the show? Send your thoughts to You can also tweet your questions and opinions on the trade deadline or the podcast in general by using the hashtag #2080Chat.

Help us grow our audience — subscribe to us on iTunes and leave a rating and review!

Direct Download

iTunes Home

RSS Feed

Episode Topics

00:00:00 Intro
00:02:00 Under Armour All-America Game overview
00:07:30 Burke breaks down Nander De Sedas
00:12:00 Burke breaks down Nolan Gorman
00:14:15 Burke breaks down Matthew Liberatore
00:20:15 Burke breaks down Ethan Hankins
00:21:30 Burke breaks down Kumar Rocker; candidates to go first overall?
00:26:30 Top high school arm (Kumar Rocker) and position player (Brice Turang/Nander De Sedas) for Burke so far this summer
00:29:30 Cape overview
00:31:30 Nick breaks down Griffin Conine; discussion of performance with wood vs metal
00:36:45 Nick breaks Logan Gilbert
00:45:00 Parade of arms in Orleans (Ryan Rolison, Brooks Wilson, Parker Kelly, Jake Wong, Cody Deason, and Josh Hiatt)