Manage episode 291994884 series 1516739
This week, Brandon and Noah are joined by Going Deep writer Max Greenfield! We talk with Max about his experiences first playing baseball, and then working as an intern for the Washington Nationals. We also unearth the surprisingly long history of baseball's odd fascination with bobbleheads, and learn about "Houdini Acts!"
03:08 Touching Base with Max Greenfield
09:36 Max's experiences with the Washington Nationals
18:37 The History of Bobbleheads
19:10 Max exposes himself as a Sacramento Kings fan
20:07 We talk about Brandon Webb. Again!
22:02 Bobbleheads in the 18th century
25:17 The First Wave
29:33 Jeffrey Loria: Bobblehead Grinch
30:17 Weird Bobblehead Designs
32:24 The Pickle Jar - "Houdini Act"
37:24 Rent/Extend/Cut game - Tony Gwynn, Miguel Cabrera, & Manny Ramírez