#161 – Zabivaka the wolf will eat your family nowJune 15th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is back together to talk all things World Cup and Tay manages to offend only a handful of countries. They make their predictions for the group stage, discuss why being and England fan is less depressing when you don’t have hope in the first place, and debate whether Zabivaka the wolf is more or less inclined to kill your entire family than Hunter, the Oiler Lynx
They talk TFC with Mark doing Tylers homework, John Gibbons refusal to adapt to strategy and why you shouldn’t podcast with pets
#160 – Aint no party like a Mexican soccer partyJune 7th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is celebrating this weeks podcast just the way the entire Mexican national soccer team would want: with 30+ hookers. Tay asks Mark and Tyler some harsh questions about genital ratios and accidental contact and they make early predictions for the world cup pools
The deep dive into blue jays fandom wondering how long they need to tough out a lost season, when is the appropriate time leave the game and why oh why is Grichuk still a person
All that plus Johnny Football, CFL ratings and even more hookers
#159 – The CFL! Because anything else is too depressingMay 31st, 2018 by taylorbirt
its a dark time for sports with a repetitive NBA, a free falling blue jays team, and a hockey finals that no one wanted. So the gang has no choice but to watch the CFL. Join them this week as they fall deeper and deeper into depression before realizing that Johnny Manziel, The Argos and Pinball Clemons might be their only solace.
#158 – Hits or Tits Live!May 24th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is joined by a special guest as former Hits Or Tits star Raymond is there to grunt along with this week’s podcast.
Tay and Ray yell at game 7 as Tyler struggles to remember who’s even playing, and the gang makes their final Stanley Cup picks.
With the Ticats signing of Johnny Football Chris takes the podcast deep into a conspiracy rabbit hole, describing a world of deception and intrigue within the CFL
All that plus the Blue Jays snooze fest, how to make the Skydome not suck, and how the NFL is literally the worst thing ever
#157 – Oh shit, I forgot id have to live in WinnipegMay 17th, 2018 by taylorbirt
Back from vacation and feeling depressed the gang chats about all of last weeks downers. Including the Raptors sweep, Dwane Casey’s unceremonious firing and the fact that Boston and San Jose crushed Tay and Chris spirits for another year.
They keep the sadness going when they touch on the fact Osuna is dead to them, Cano cheated his way to victory and then get into a heated debate about whether or not Joey Votto speaks the #truth or is he a bad Canadian
All that plus how Darian Durant must have woken up one morning and realized he’d actually have to PLAY in Winnipeg
# 156 – Who left Mark and Tay Alone?May 3rd, 2018 by christaylor
All is quiet on the Scotch Sporting front with just Mark and Tay to recap the week in sports. But don’t worry, that just means they can make outlandish claims and push their own agenda without anyone to stop them! New playoff format? Yup! Cleveland Browns Draft analysis? why not! Shortening the MLB season? of course! They’re joined by Mr Peanut to talk basketball playoffs, the raptors and why they just need to believe in themselves
#155 – The Scotch Sporting post game specialApril 26th, 2018 by taylorbirt
With an epic night in Toronto, the gang records a special late night podcast after the end of Game 7.
They recap the epic series with Mark finding the silver lining, Tay getting accidentally in the bag and Chris reminding everyone that theres another conference and his team is still in it
They try and predict round two, getting harassed by fair weather leaf fans, making reservations at Copa Cabana and even the Raptors!
With the TFC in the CONCACAF finals, something incredible happens…. something miraculous…Chris watches the game
#153 – Tyler’s fear of jungle catsApril 12th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The Scotch Sporting gang gets together to rank the best and worst team names. While Tay and Mark favour historical context and Chris rewards creativity, Tyler shows his stripes (rim shot) with a crippling fear of jungle based felines
They also make their predictions for the NHL playoffs as Tay’s worst nightmare is realized, and the Penguins might just be jerks.
Tyler tries to explain the CONCACAF cup yet again, as TFC ties their way into the finals.
All that plus a CFL debate, colour rush dying a slow death and traumatic movie moments
#152 – The Mark Bun Asian American Athlete Round UpApril 5th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang gets into a philosophical debate trying to answer the riddle that has plagued humanity for eons; Is Randal Grichuk good looking? What elements are stopping him from being good looking? Mark, Chris Tay and Tyler then fall down the rabbit hole of who is the hottest Blue Jay with Tay being threatened by Devon Travis’ ample assets
Mark introduces a new segment to the Podcast this week, the Mark Bun Asian American Athlete Round up, your source for all your Asian related Athletic news
The also make Masters predictions, brag about NCAA supremacy and talk player legacies
#151 – Is it Orange like a fruit?March 29th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is all back together, with Katie, Tay, Mark Chris and Tyler talking March Madness final four and why the mascot battle might be the most exciting part.
Chris can’t get away from Johnny Football and preps his jersey order, while Mark makes his dinner reservations for the Maple Leafs win
They also talk NFL and the catch rule, and try to understand goalie interference
#149 – with apologies to every woman everMarch 15th, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is back to break down March Madness for the listeners. And by break down, Tays discusses the historical significance of a “Hokie”, how many dogs UMBC has gone through and why ‘Merica loves them guns so good.
Tyler is on hand to answer all of Chris and Marks questions about how TFC can lose but also still somehow win, as they discuss the data behind home field advantage
All that plus Chris takes time to make amends to every woman who ever existed!
#148 – It came out both endsMarch 8th, 2018 by taylorbirt
Chris is back from his debilitating sickness and reminds the listeners why having kids is a terrible idea at any time.
With his return, the gang gets back to struggling to understand soccer and deep dive into what is the ideal length of a professional sports season.
They talk NFL and why Kirk Cousins is right to give zero shits, and discuss why NBA teams should be able to tank if they want too
All that plus Blue Jays spring training and finding a way to gamble on injuries
#147 – Its not pronounced “Edgar Allan Pooey”March 1st, 2018 by taylorbirt
The gang is back after suffering from the Black Death to close out the Pyeongchang Olympics
Tay wonders without hockey golds or curling medals can these Olympics truly be considered a success?
The gang also argues the benefit of doing drugs and curling, and what is the perfect gym routine for ski jumping?
Tyler goes back to basics teaching Tay and Mark soccer 101 including what the CONCACAF stands for
All that plus Fergie’s jazzy athem, NHL trade deadline and football catches!