Jim Hendry is a Major League Baseball executive and former Cubs general manager and current Yankees front office special assistant.
In the second hour, Bruce Levine and Matt Spiegel were joined by former Cubs general manager and current Yankees front office special assistant Jim Hendry to discuss New York's matchup against Houston in the American League Championship Series. They also discussed the Cubs interviewing Joe Girardi for their managerial opening before Hendry reflected on his time in Chicago. Later, Cardinals radio play-by-play man John Rooney joined the show to discuss St. Louis' matchup with Washington in the National League Championship Series.
Bruce Levine and Matt Spiegel were joined by former Cubs general manager and current Yankees front office special assistant Jim Hendry to discuss New York's matchup against Houston in the American League Championship Series. They also discussed the Cubs interviewing Joe Girardi for their managerial opening before Hendry reflected on his time in Chicago.
David Kaplan and Luke Stuckmeyer are joined by former Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry.  In part 2, Hendry looks back at his favorite move he made as Cubs GM, on getting a World Series ring from the Cubs, and what future Hall of Famer Hendry was convinced could have been a Cub.01:00 - How much pressure is put on a team after signing a big money free agent02:30 - Why didn't it click with Kosuke Fukudome04:00 - What was his favorite move he made as GM of the Cubs?05:30 - What is the Winter Meetings like from a General Manager's perspective09:10 - On signing Ted Lilly while Hendry was in the hospital10:25 - On seeing the changes to Wrigley Field over the past few years11:25 - On getting a World Series ring from the Cubs13:30 - On one free agent he wished he would have signed
David Kaplan and Luke Stuckmeyer are joined by former Cubs General Manager Jim Hendry.  In part 1, Hendry looks back at some of the players he drafted during his time with the Cubs and getting a deal done with Theo Epstein at the trade deadline in 2004.00:45 - What he does now for the Yankees02:30 - How involved is a GM with drafting a player04:30 - Looking back at the drafting of Javier Baez05:45 - What made Javier Baez so appealing as a draft pick09:00 - Josh Donaldson moving to 3rd base after the Cubs drafted him11:45 - On having to trade prospects at the trade deadline to put the team over the edge for a postseason spot13:10 - Looking back at the 2004 3-way deadline trade that brought Nomar Garciapara to the Cubs14:35 - On Willson Contreras' growth in the Cubs organization16:40 - On going over budget to sign Starlin Castro17:20 - Carlos Zambrano's growth within the Cubs organization19:10 - How good could Gleyber Torres be?
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Jul 27th, 1955
Episode Count
4
Podcast Count
3
Total Airtime
1 hour, 31 minutes
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 594942