Topic: Classical Recurrences

September 16, 2014

A consideration of the segment in which "Off the Bat" asks baseball players wacky questions, after thoughtfully removing anything remotely wacky from those questions.

September 15, 2014

Another awful week for the NFL ends with a frankly pretty interesting Monday Night Football match-up. Join our heroes as they discuss something other than everything else that has happened in the NFL this week.

September 8, 2014

The NFL season is almost one week old, and wow what a shitty week! This definitely calls for talking over a Monday Night Football game with Mac and TD, and special guest-Davids Roth and Zirin.

August 28, 2014

Donrad Cobler, Larnell Cake, and other collectible and tastefully spoonerized NFL delicacies.

August 22, 2014

In which Off The Bat's unlimited access and no-holds barred approach equal Fat Joe riding a groundskeeper's tractor in Miami and Nick Castellanos answering questions about pancakes.

August 20, 2014

Spoonerisms are stupid. So here are some spoonerized football cards for you to treasure. Respect, Mandy Ross.

August 14, 2014

In which Craig Kimbrel is hilarious, the Off The Bat team is grating and willfully dumb in a familiar way, and our heroes are suddenly tasked with competing for ratings with George Stephanopoulos and David Gregory.

July 30, 2014

It says a lot that Off The Bat's entire existence seemed to be building up to the Celebrities and Legends Softball Game during the All-Star break. It's unclear what purpose, if any, it serves now. Well, beyond grim existential metaphor, as usual.

July 16, 2014

In which Adam Dunn's influence on Chief Keef is revealed, Brandon Moss looks a little like a buff George Saunders, and Fat Joe displays late movement on his fastball, sort of.

June 25, 2014

As MTV2's flirtily bizarre collaboration with Major League Baseball reaches double digits, it enters its baroque/recycling-old-stuff period. Don't worry, Fat Joe is still around.