The Show Before the Show: Episode 21

MLB Ambassador for Inclusion Bean talks Denson, LGBT movement

By Staff | August 20, 2015 1:26 PM

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Episode 21:

Three Strikes (starts at 2:45):

Billy Bean interview (15:15)

  • Following the news that Brewers prospect David Denson has announced that he is gay, MLB Ambassador for Inclusion and former Major Leaguer Billy Bean talks with Sam and Tyler at length about his involvement with Denson, how he judges the success of the LGBT movement and, yes, whether he gets confused for A's general manager Billy Beane. (You can listen to Denson himself HERE.)

Ben's Biz Banter (52:30)

Wrapping up (1:08:20)

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