Skip to main content
jump to navigation
The Official Site of Minor League Baseball
Below is an advertisement.

Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast

 

Join Director of Broadcasting Joe Ritzo and Marketing and Media Relations Manager Ben Taylor for Inside the San Jose Giants, a podcast dedicated to discussion of the Class A Advanced affiliate of the San Francisco Giants. If you have topics or questions you would like to submit to the podcast, email bentaylor@sjgiants.com

 

New Episode: April 22
In the most recent podcast, Joe and Ben delve into the start of the San Jose Giants season. The two discuss overall team play as well as some early standout performers from the 2014 roster.

Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 32


Past Episodes

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 31 (4/1/14)
In this season preview edition of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben breakdown the 2014 roster. The two discuss San Jose's prospect-laden pitching rotation and starting lineup in advance of the season opener.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 31

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 30 (3/19/14)
In the final podcast before the team arrives at Municipal Stadium, Joe and Ben make starting lineup projections for the 2014 San Jose Giants. The two provide a detailed breakdown of the potential lineup, including top prospects expected to begin the season in San Jose and which position players may return from last year.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 30

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 29 (3/5/14)
In this special season preview podcast episode, Joe and Ben discuss candidates for the 2014 San Jose Giants pitching staff. The two breakdown the exciting group of starting pitchers expected to fill the rotation, which top prospect from last year's staff could return and who might serve as the club's closer.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 29

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 28 (2/19/14)
Who will lead the San Francisco Giants farm system in home runs this season? Which former San Jose Giants will make their Major League debuts in 2014? Who are the "sleeper" prospects in the organization poised to breakout this year? Joe and Ben tackle these topics as well as make other bold predictions for the 2014 minor league season in the most recent podcast episode. The two also address a few of the Giants big league camp storylines as Spring Training gets underway in Arizona.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 28

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 27 (2/5/14)
With spring training right around the corner, Joe and Ben discuss top San Francisco Giants minor league camp storylines on the latest podcast episode. The two analyze where some of the elite starting pitching prospects in the organization could start this season and preview position battles at first base and shortstop. They also examine which recent high draft picks could play in San Jose this year.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 27

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 26 (1/15/14)
In the first podcast of the new year, Joe and Ben discuss Lenn Sakata's return as manager of the San Jose Giants. Former San Jose Giant and Cal League All-Star Taylor Wilding also drops by to share some stories of playing under Sakata. Finally, Joe and Ben look at which players from the 2013 San Jose team could return to the club this season.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 26

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 25 (12/10/13)
In this special winter meetings edition of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe Ritzo and Ben Taylor discuss the top 10 prospects in the organization. The two react to Baseball America's top 10 list and where each player could begin next season. Additionally, Chris Gargano from SFG Productions drops by with an exclusive interview of San Jose Giants Chief Operating Officer and General Manager Mark Wilson with the latest from Orlando and a minor league perspective of the winter meetings.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 25

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 24 (12/4/13)
In this highly anticipated episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben make their annual top 10 San Francisco Giants prospect lists. Their in-depth analysis includes a breakdown of the top performers in the Giants' system, a lively debate on who should be the #2 prospect behind Kyle Crick and a glimpse of the up-and-coming young players likely headed to San Jose in the future.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 24

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 23 (11/19/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben wrap-up the Arizona Fall League with a review of how each Giants prospect fared. The two also discuss which former San Jose Giants could make their major league debuts in 2014.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 23

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 22 (10/29/13)
Inside the San Jose Giants is back for the offseason! In this episode, Joe Ritzo and Ben Taylor discuss San Francisco Giants minor league storylines from 2013, including top prospects and surprise standouts. The two also check in on the former San Jose Giants currently playing in the Arizona Fall League.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 22

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 21 (9/17/13)
Another memorable season of San Jose Giants baseball is in the books. In this podcast episode, Joe and Ben reminisce about an outstanding regular season, the North Division title and the Championship Series disappointment. The two also share their favorite games of the year.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 21

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 20 (9/6/13)
In this playoff preview edition of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben breakdown the North Division Series matchup against the Visalia Rawhide. The two discuss San Jose's keys to victory, the starting pitching match ups and the latest Giants roster moves.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 20

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 19 (8/28/13)
In the final regular season episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben hand out their team awards. The two make their picks for Pitcher of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Relief Pitcher of the Year and MVP while also looking ahead to the last homestand of the season.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 19

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 18 (7/31/13)
With the calendar turning to August, it signifies that only one month remains in the San Jose Giants regular season. In the latest Inside the San Jose Giants podcast episode, Joe and Ben discuss potential stretch run roster moves, areas in which the team can improve and a possible playoff starting pitching rotation.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 18

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 17 (7/18/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben examine the roster moves that have impacted the team over the past few weeks. The two also discuss Kyle Crick's performance in the second half, other top San Jose pitching prospects and how the remainder of the season may unfold for the Giants.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 17

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 16 (6/27/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben review the club's run to the first half North Division championship. Standout players are discussed, in addition to the latest team injury news and what's ahead for the Giants in the second half of the season.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 16

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 15 (6/13/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben preview the upcoming California-Carolina League All-Star Game at Municipal Stadium. The two review both rosters taking a look at the top prospects that are headed to San Jose, the Giants players that will participate in the game and all of the festivities fans can look forward to at the ballpark.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 15

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 14 (6/3/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben discuss the state of the team heading into the final two weeks of the first half. The two analyze San Jose's dominant play on the road, how injuries have affected the club and which Giants players could be selected for the upcoming California-Carolina League All-Star Game at Municipal Stadium.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 14

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 13 (5/6/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe Ritzo and Ben Taylor discuss the biggest surprises through the first month of the season, analyze some of the recent team struggles and look ahead to the longest road trip of the year.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 13

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 12 (4/23/13)
The San Jose Giants are off to a 13-5 start to the season! In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben discuss San Jose's early dominance on the mound and the overall roster depth that has propelled the club into first place. The two also look ahead to the upcoming home and home series with the Modesto Nuts that begins tonight at Municipal Stadium.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 12

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 11 (4/3/13)
In this season preview edition of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben breakdown the 2013 roster. The two discuss San Jose's prospect-laden pitching rotation and starting lineup in advance of the season opener.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 11

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 10 (3/20/13)
In the final podcast before the team arrives at Municipal Stadium, Joe and Ben make starting lineup projections for the 2013 San Jose Giants. The two also recap San Jose storylines from major league spring training.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 10

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 9 (3/6/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben welcome former San Jose Giants pitcher and current Account Executive and Camp Coordinator Taylor Wilding to the podcast. The three discuss Wilding's experiences in spring training minor league camp and his six seasons in professional baseball. Ben and Joe then wrap up the podcast with an in-depth look at a few of the minor league players and storylines from 2013 San Francisco Giants spring training.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 9

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 8 (2/20/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben broadcast from the Municipal Stadium stands while discussing the top San Francisco Giants Minor League camp storylines. The two also examine San Jose roster possibilities as they preview the prospect-laden Giants starting rotation.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 8

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 7 (2/6/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben react to Baseball America's list of Top 10 San Francisco Giants prospects, discuss other players who they'd be excited to see in San Jose this year and look ahead to the start of Spring Training.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 7

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 6 (1/16/13)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben debate their Top 10 San Francisco Giants prospects lists. Their in-depth analysis includes a breakdown of players in the Giants system, while also looking ahead to which prospects could be in San Jose this season.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 6

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 5 (12/12/12)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben welcome San Jose Giants President and CEO Daniel Orum and get his thoughts on the past season, the Baseball Winter Meetings and a preview of 2013 at Municipal Stadium.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 5

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 4 (11/28/12)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben wrap-up the Arizona Fall League, discuss San Francisco Giants 40-man roster moves and look ahead to the Baseball Winter Meetings.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 4

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 3 (11/14/12)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben relive the excitement of the San Francisco Giants World Series Parade and discuss 2012 San Jose Giants players who could reach the major leagues.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 3

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 2 (10/31/12)
In this episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe and Ben discuss San Jose products who played key roles during the San Francisco Giants 2012 World Series run. Plus, they talk about the next group of prospects that could make an impact in San Francisco.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 2

Inside the San Jose Giants - Episode 1 (10/17/12)
In the first-ever episode of Inside the San Jose Giants, Joe Ritzo and Ben Taylor take a look back at 2012, discuss Joe Panik's season and the Arizona Fall League.
Listen to Inside the San Jose Giants Podcast Episode 1