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Bats and Balls Podcast

Each week Pies, The Producer, Mendy & Big Zacko discuss sports from Australia and around the world. Focussed on NRL and AFL in winter, cricket and NFL in summer. We also talk about motor racing, horse racing, basketball, baseball and anything else that comes up from week to week. Join our tipping, fantasy and supercoach comps to interact with the team.
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Jul 7, 2016

Colbee joins us in the studio and he's got some gifts for Josh and Zac in the lead up to their big Masters of Rugby League game. Plus Brendan gets Swainy on the phone to talk Rugby. Josh goes on a Kevin DuRant over the reporting of NBA free agency. Plus all your NRL, AFL and Supercoach opinion.
0:00:00 - Masters of Rugby League
0:25:00 - NRL
1:21:00 - Super Rugby
1:45:00 - AFL
2:06:00 - Kevin Durant & Euro 2016
2:45:00 - Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Swainy - @swainy7
Colbee - @colbee6ref
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Jun 29, 2016

It's time to test out the stitching on the lycra as the big guys preview the Tour de France. And we debate the merits of professional vs amateur athletes at the Olympic Games in Rio 2016. Plus all our NRL, AFL, and Supercoach opinions.
0:01:00 - NRL
0:36:00 - AFL
1:00:00 - Tour de France
1:30:00 Other Sports
2:06:00 - Rio 2016 Olympics
2:20:00 - Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Jun 23, 2016

We get Swainy on the phone to discuss the Wallabies vs England and Colbee stops in to tease the big Masters of Rugby League match up between Josh & Penrith Waratahs and Zac & Minchinbury Jets. Plus we recap the NBA Finals, catch up with Euro 2016 and a whole lot more.
0:01:00 - NRL
0:29:00 - Rugby with Swainy
0:50:00 - Masters of Rugby League with Colbee
1:20:00 - AFL
1:37:00 - NBA Finals & Euro 2016
2:03:00 - Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Swainy - @swainy7
Colbee - @colbee6ref
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Jun 16, 2016

We're a little more restrained than last week as Eagle joins us to preview the US Open Golf. Zac meets the Masters of Rugby League boys out at St Marys and all the regular sports.
0:01:00 - AFL
0:28:00 - NRL with Eagle
1:17:00 - US Open Golf
1:47:00 - Other Sports including Euro 2016 & Cricket
2:29:00 Masters
2:35:00 - Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Jun 12, 2016

The boys are unleashed as we go unedited for this big one. We call Eagle from Suncorp Stadium, We call Swainy to talk Rugby and we call a random Swede Nurdin to talk Euro 2016.
0:01:00 - Eagle, NRL
1:17:00 - Swainy, Rugby
2:02:00 - AFL
2:49:40 - Random Swede Nurdin, Euro 2016
3:27:00 - Australia v Greece
3:42:50 - NBA Finals
3:56:00 - Super International Cricket
NO Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Swainy - @swainy7
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Jun 1, 2016

Big Zacko has had his apprenticeship renewed. Zac joins us to talk NRL, AFL, NBA and we get Swainy on the line for all the latest in Super Rugby and Shute Shield as well as reliving the great Jonah Lomu Rugby video game. Colbee catches up to relive the latest module of Masters of Rugby League. Plus Josh makes an outlandish bet on NRL Supercoach.
0:01:30 NRL
0:47:30 AFL
1:07:20 Rugby
1:44:00 Masters of Rugby League
1:59:00 Monaco Formula 1
2:11:40 NBA Finals
2:25:30 Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Swainy - @swainy7
Colbee - @colbee6ref
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

May 25, 2016

Josh doubles up on podcasts this week, which makes this show a little looser than usual. Plus we catch Swainy after touch footy.
0:01:45 NRL
0:30:00 AFL
0:47:00 Masters of Rugby League
0:52:00 Motorsport
0:56:10 Rugby
1:33:50 NBA
1:42:00 Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Swainy - @swainy7
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

May 18, 2016

The Apprentice Big Zacko is back once more to chase Olympic Gold for podcasting.
Swainy talks Rugby, plus we call a couple of Random Swedes to discuss Eurovision and Curling.
00:08:00 NRL
00:48:35 Masters of Rugby League
00:51:35 AFL
01:12:15 Rugby
01:48:50 Football Playoffs
1:57:50 NBA Playoffs
02:08:30 Eurovision & Random Swedes
02:38:35 Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Swainy - @swainy7
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

May 12, 2016

Another tough week for Parra fans has left Josh still in hiding. But Big Zacko is here once again to lift the IQ of the show.
0:00:30 NRL
0:28:30 AFL
0:47:00 Rugby
1:20:00 Other Sports
1:45:00 Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Swainy - @swainy7
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

May 5, 2016

Josh was one more Eel rubbed out by the NRL and he's been replaced by Colbee and Big Zacko this week.
0:00:00 NRL
0;32:30 Masters of Rugby League
0:45:00 AFL
0:59:00 NFL Draft recap
1:09:00 Rugby
1:31:00 Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Swainy - @swainy7
Colbee - @colbee6ref
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Apr 28, 2016

We know it's long. So if you don't have 4 hours to spare, skip ahead to your favourite segment.
It was meant to be the NFL Draft Preview Show, but we've crammed heaps more in as well. Most of our favourites are here, plus our favourite serial pest.
0:01:00 - NRL
0:44:00 - AFL
1:37:00 - Rugby
1:50:00 - Masters of Rugby League
2:10:00 - NFL Draft
3:14:00 - Football
3:20:00 - Random Swedes & Eurovision
3:49:00 - AFL & NRL Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Swainy - @swainy7
Craig - @swansational
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/
http://theswedishnumber.com/

Apr 21, 2016

Aaron Hunt Supercoach of the Hunters Collectors makes his long awaited Bats and Balls debut. Hunter is well versed in a range of sports and we're happy to welcome him to the Bats and Balls family.
0:03:15 NRL
0:36:00 AFL
0:47:45 Rugby with Swainy
1:13:30 NBA
1:35:15 Random Swedes
2:07:15 Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Swainy - @swainy7
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/
http://theswedishnumber.com/

Apr 13, 2016

Our half century show is a big one.
The Eagle wraps up the Masters and moves to the Gold Coast.
Swainy checks in to discuss Hong Kong Sevens and local rugby.
We take part in The Swedish Number, calling a few random Swedes.
And all your NRL, AFL & Supercoach tips.
0:00:30 NRL
0:33:00 The Masters
0:55:00 Rugby
1:12:00 AFL
1:23:00 Random Swedes
1:50:00 Supercoach
2:01:00 Other sports wrap
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Swainy - @swainy7
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/
http://theswedishnumber.com/

Apr 5, 2016

The Eagle drops in to preview the Masters golf.
Colbee gives us the Masters of Rugby League wrap.
And we give Swainy another call to preview the Hong Kong Sevens and get up to date with the Australian Rugby scene.
Plus the usual NRL and AFL, and Supercoach.
0:00:30 NRL
0:47:30 AFL
1:00:30 Masters Golf
1:33:00 Rugby
1:47:00 Masters of Rugby League
1:59:30 Other Sports
2:15:40 Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Swainy - @swainy7
Colbee - @colbeeref6
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Mar 31, 2016

He's been bugging us on Twitter for far too long and finally Craig has joined us in the studio to bring some knowledge to our AFL discussions. And we find out he's not just a Swansational One Trick Pony.
0:02:00 NRL
0:23:30 AFL
1:10:20 Masters of Rugby League
1:21:45 Horse Racing
1:51:00 Mixed Sports
2:02:20 AFL Supercoach
2:21:30 NRL Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Craig - @swansational
Zac - @BigZacko
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Mar 23, 2016

Eagle is back for his long awaited return. And we get Swainy back on the show to talk Rugby.
We recap Round 3 of the NRL and preview Round 4 as well as preview Round 1 of the AFL Season.
The Formula 1s went round at Albert Park and we recap the big day of racing at Rosehill. If you didn't get on our tips, you only have yourself to blame.
0:00:00 NRL
0:47:30 AFL
1:03:15 Rugby
1:15:00 F1 & Horse Racing
1:26:45 Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Andrew - @swainy7
Zac - @BigZacko
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Mar 17, 2016

We're in danger of turning into a Rugby show as Swainy is on the line to talk Super Rugby, Shute Shield and more. Big Zacko drops in to feast on a sports smorgasboard and Golden Slipper Day at the races. And we recap the NRL Round and Supercoach.
0:00:30 NRL
0:35:50 Rugby Union
0:58:00 Big Zacko NRL
1:12:00 Horse Racing
1:48:20 Mixed Sports
2:35:00 NRL & AFL Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Andrew - @swainy7
Zac - @BigZacko
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Mar 10, 2016

Josh is nursing tired shoulders so Colbee comes off the interchange for an extended stint on the field.
0:00:00 NRL
0:24:30 Masters of Rugby League
0:32:00 V8s Matildas Hawks 3rd Grade Final
0:38:30 NRL Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Colbee - @colbee6ref
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Mar 2, 2016

The Summer is over and the footy is back. Craig joins us this week to talk about every NRL team and predict the season. We also discuss cricket and NRL Supercoach.
0:00 - Cricket
0:11 - NRL Preview
2:28 - NRL Supercoach
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Craig - @craigbobbywhite
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Feb 19, 2016

Josh is away on the road, so Brendan is joined by another special guest.
We discuss NRL Trials, Cricket, Masters of Rugby League, Race Walking, Speedway & V8s and Supercoach.
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Colbee - @colbee6ref
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Feb 10, 2016

We recap the massive weekend in sports. A weekend where every Bats and Balls tip got up.
Plus we're joined by a special guest Andrew Swain to talk about Rugby and the World Sevens in Sydney.
Parra won the Auckland 9s.
Shane Van Gisbergen won the Bathurst 12 hour.
Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50.
And some more Supercoach talk.
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Andrew - @swainy7
Zac - @BigZacko
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Feb 4, 2016

It's all happening right now.
Cricket is still going on in New Zealand.
The Super Bowl is kicking off this week.
NRL 9's is on the weekend.
Bathurst 12 hour.
We've opened the doors to our NRL & AFL Supercoach leagues.
And we've adopted a team.
And much more.
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Jan 25, 2016

We're back in the saddle for another show to discuss cricket on all levels.
The Big Bash League Finals, Australia vs India One Dayers, and Usman Khawaja's irrestistible form.
The NFL Playoffs are almost over with the Championship games decided and only the Super Bowl to go.
Plus the NRL Player merry-go-round continues.
And much more.
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

Jan 9, 2016

Big Zacko is back and we've got a bumper show to greet him.
We recap the Test Series between Australia and West Indies.
Big Bash League is hotting up as half the good players are out to play for Australia.
The NFL Playoffs are about to start and we preview the first week, and revisit out season preview tips.
And Zac takes us through the richest race meeting in Australia, the Magic Millions on the Gold Coast.
Brought to you by markeagleston.com.au
Twitter - @batsandballspod
Brendan - @brendansmith05
Josh - @PiesJosh
Zac - @BigZacko
Email - batsandballspodcast@gmail.com
facebook.com/batsandballspodcast
http://batsandballspodcast.libsyn.com/

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