The Show Before the Show: Episode 105

Rangers' Trevino discusses becoming leader behind the plate

By MiLB.com | April 13, 2017 12:45 PM

Check out the latest episode of The Show Before the Show, MiLB.com's official podcast. A segment rundown is listed below, in case you want to skip to a particular section. Like the podcast? Subscribe, rate and review The Show Before the Show on iTunes. The podcast is also available via the Stitcher app. Send your questions and feedback to podcast@milb.com. You can follow hosts Tyler Maun (@TylerMaun) and Sam Dykstra (@SamDykstraMiLB) on Twitter.

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Video: #105: Rangers prospect Jose Trevino

Episode 105

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Three Strikes (4:08)

With 2017 Minor League games starting last Thursday, Tyler and Sam keep it simple in the first segment of this week's podcast by discussing their picks for:

  • Most impressive start by a notable prospect
  • Most worrisome or noteworthy struggle
  • Biggest surprise, good or bad

Jose Trevino interview (32:47)

  • The Rangers' No. 7 prospect calls into the podcast from Double-A Frisco's bus on a road trip to Springfield, Missouri, to discuss what should be a loaded RoughRiders pitching staff and his growth from a college infielder to an impressive defensive catcher and leader behind the plate.

Ben's Biz Banter (47:08)

  • MiLB.com's Benjamin Hill is back for his regular podcast segment to discuss some of the Minors' recent promotions, including a unique tribute to Jackie Robinson scheduled in Daytona Beach, Florida, and Fort Myers's attempt to piggyback on the United Airlines fiasco.

Wrapping up (1:02:08)

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